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Despite Chainlink adoption, a crucial LINK metric is reaching “dangerous” levels

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Of all leading cryptocurrencies, Chainlink (LINK) has seen some of the strongest adoption-related news over recent weeks.  Multiple reports have been released about the project’s oracles — its flagship product — being integrated by prominent firms and blockchains in the industry.
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How to Mine ZCash

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Initially called the Zerocash Protocol, this altcoin began as a Bitcoin fork. With time, the blockchain community rim-sized the name to Zerocash and later on in 2016, to Zcash. The coin falls among a category of the three most popular privacy coins alongside Monero and Dash. This is the place that it differs from Bitcoin […] …

Bitcoin price is stable above $9,000, BitPay Supports SegWit

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The Bitcoin price has recovered and is currently changing hands above $9,000. While this is a reprieve, news around Bitcoin adoption dominates. 3 years later, BitPay supports SegWit The main highlight in the last 24 hours is BitPay’s decision to support Segregated Witness (SegWit). Of note, the payment processor has been against this controversial update. […] …

No, I’m Not Building Anything on Ethereum: Elon Musk Denies Rumors

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A year after the famous Hollywood actor William Shatner tweeted that Elon Musk and Vitalik Buterin were deciding what to build on Ethereum, the Tesla CEO refuted the rumor but said that he had nothing against the network. Musk: Not Building On Ethereum The Canadian actor, arguably most well-known for his role as Captain Kirk […]
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Ethereum Creator Vitalik Buterin Offers Scaling Solution for Sky-Rocketing ETH Transaction Fees

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Median transaction fees on Ethereum just hit their highest point in almost two years, as the network struggles under heavy congestion. Meanwhile, Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin confirmed on June 30 that the network would have to make do with current off-chain scaling solutions for the next two years. That’s until the planned scaling capabilities of […]
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John McAfee’s GHOST Cryptocurrency Integrated In Hong Kong Disneyland

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Merely weeks after the launch of John McAfee’s privacy token GHOST, the coin is already seeing real-life utilization in Hong Kong Disneyland. The team behind the project also announced several upcoming features, including a “decentralized crowdfunding” platform and the release of the GHOST Cell Phone Service beta. GHOST Usage In Hong Kong The former antivirus […]
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Blockchain technology to power South Korea’s fight against diabetes

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South Korea is planning to leverage blockchain technology in its fight against diabetes as the common chronic disease, prevalent in over 3.6 million in the region, is known to overburden the healthcare systems and patients with overwhelming treatment costs. Blockchain technology saw innumerable use cases in recent months with the onset of a raging pandemic. […] …

How to Mine Monero

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Monero (XMR) is an open-source cryptocurrency, whose primary focus is on the user’s privacy and decentralization. Not everything works as planned. An example is the unwanted hackers and lawbreakers’ attention, which was an unfortunate consequence of the heightened privacy features of the coin. Nevertheless, every unit of the currency can be replaced by another one. […] …

Blockchain integration: Towards equitable education for people in developing countries

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Blockchain integration is key to the success of any ecosystem. It is about the seamless functioning of several other systems, communication protocols, and technologies in real-time vis a vis each other. Big business and commercial projects are focused primarily on selling international standard equipment at international prices, as the bulk of their profits come from […] …