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Bitonic Drags Dutch Central Bank to Court Over Controversial KYC Requirements

The crypto space in Netherlands is undergoing a significant shift as companies gear up to adapt to the country’s new rules governing wallet identity verification. […] …

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Signal app looking to integrate MobileCoin into its platform

TL;DR Breakdown The privacy-focused messenger, Signal app, could integrate a crypto payment platform into its system. Users seek alternatives to WhatsApp due to privacy concerns. Elon Musk advises followers to use the Signal app. There is no doubt that competition is rife in the technological industry. And in recent times, the competition has been between […] …

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Crypto wallet verification law: Dutch Bitcoin exchange, Bitonic, sues Central Bank

TL;DR Breakdown Bitonic sues Dutch Central Bank. The bank had mandated crypto exchanges in the country to enforce a strict KYC policy. In Netherland, Bitonic, a Bitcoin exchange, has sued the country’s Central Bank over its new crypto wallet verification regulation. The exchange asks the courts to grant it an injunction that would see to […] …

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The fourth industrial revolution and crypto

Cryptocurrency will be a major piece of technology in the so-called ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’, also called ‘The Great Reset.’ The World Economic Forum (WEF) foresees it benefiting supply chains.
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Ethereum-based blockchain solutions to now feature in 80 Chinese cities

One of the only state-recognized blockchain networks in China will now officially work with a major Ethereum development lab.
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Grayscale Donates $1 Million to CoinCenter, Will Match up to $1 Million More in February

After Kraken’s example set in 2018 to donate $1m and match all other donations, Grayscale has done the same and urged other crypto household names. …

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Experts Take On Cryptocurrencies That Could Upstage Bitcoin

It may seem way too early to predict which cryptocurrency will upstage Bitcoin. However, change is constant, and upstaging Bitcoin could also be the beginning of the mass adoption of cryptocurrencies and their underlying technologies. Here are industry experts’ thoughts on the issue. Edmund McCormack, Founder, and CEO of DChained predicts OCEAN Protocol (OCEAN) as […] …

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Meet the Startups Merging Blockchain and Real-World Assets

One of the holy grails of blockchain technology has always been the potential for it to support the tokenization of real-world assets, allowing users to send, receive, and exchange the ownership rights to physical goods just as easily as making a Bitcoin transaction.  But in the more than a decade that blockchain-based platforms have been […] …

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How Phala Network is bringing on-chain privacy to the Polkadot (DOT) ecosystem

The burgeoning Polkadot ecosystem is getting yet another huge use case to its ever-expanding suite of innovative products.
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Why Joe Biden’s presidency could be a fresh start for crypto

The Biden administration’s first decisions and appointments look promising for the crypto industry as a whole so far.
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FinCEN’s crypto wallet regulations frozen by President Biden

TL;DR Breakdown Joe Biden orders all federal agencies to suspend all regulatory processes. FinCEN had earlier proposed that all crypto wallets enforce KYC rules. Members of the crypto community show support for the new President’s order. United States President, Joe Biden, has ordered all federal agencies to suspend all regulatory processes for the next 60 […] …

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5 Reasons Why eCommerce Stores Should Accept Bitcoin Payments

The rise of Bitcoin over the past 10 years has been nothing short of remarkable. However, despite its convenience and higher security and data privacy level, many top eCommerce operators still don’t accept it as a means of payment. As someone who runs an eCommerce store, you can use this as an opportunity to go […] …

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Pornhub adds new cryptos for payment, sixteen in total

TL;DR Breakdown Pornhub has added support for more cryptocurrencies, including XRP and BNB. In total, the company now supports about sixteen digital currencies. Pornhub, the popular adult entertainment platform, is apparently going all into digital currencies for payment. To ensure the privacy of users probably, Cryptopolitan reported that the website had recently defaulted cryptocurrencies as […] …

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Litecoin price prediction: LTC to $200, analyst

TL;DR Breakdown Litecoin price prediction expects a rise towards $200. Litecoin must hold the crucial support found at the $100 mark. Strong resistance currently lies at the $147 mark. Strong support currently lies at the $129 mark. Following the cryptocurrency market, Litecoin price followed a descending channel since 14th January. The sharp downward trajectory does appear […] …

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GG56 Ltd. Presents Innovative Health Solution Pass&Go App at AeHIN 7th Annual Conference

GG56 Ltd. is pleased to announce its participation in the Asia eHealth Information Network (AeHIN) MarketPlace, held virtually from Manila, Philippines on January 14th. The AeHIN promotes peer-to-peer collaboration among global organizations to develop and implement digital health initiatives across South and Southeast Asia. Its MarketPlace virtual conference was part of AeHIN’s 7th annual general […] …

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Monero can now be bought with a debit or credit card on Kraken

TL;DR Breakdown Kraken users can now buy Monero with a debit or credit card  Crypto exchanges have been delisting privacy coins to comply with the regulations of the authorities. The Monero team of developers has announced that the leading privacy coin can now be bought using a credit or debit card on Kraken. This was […] …

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Here’s why these 10 crypto personalities say Bitcoin is the BEST money

The debate on Bitcoin being money or not rages on.
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Breaking: German Authorities Seize Dark Web Marketplace Using Bitcoin and Privacy Coins

DarkMarket, a deep-web-based illegal marketplace offering ban substances and drugs to users was seized by German law enforcement today as per a report from Dark.Fall. The dark web marketplace was operating for over 7 years and the admins running the platform was identified as a 34-year old Australian man who was arrested by the German
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Liquid Federation Expanded By Six Even As Adoption Remains Sluggish

Six more members have been added into the Liquid Federation, the group in control and governing of the Liquid sidechain, which itself is a network […] …

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Is Bitcoin Compass a scam – an expert analysis

The cryptocurrency industry is rapidly developing globally by integrating the latest technologies. Trading cryptos such as BTC has been a key source of income for many people in the world. The Bitcoin Compass App, which provides traders with an investment platform to yield significant income, is programmed to execute most investment choices and facilitates users’ […] …