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How Brian Armstrong, CEO of Coinbase, Became a Crypto Billionaire

San Francisco-based cryptocurrency startup Coinbase has had a spectacular couple of years. A recent funding round valued the firm at $8 billion, making its CEO, Brian Armstrong, worth $1.3 billion. Coinbase Expanding into All Areas of Cryptocurrency For…
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Kik Selects Stellar Over Ethereum for Token Launch

Messenger app maker Kik is quitting ethereum for good as it continues to develop its cryptocurrency, dubbed kin. Launched on ethereum early in the ICO boom, Kik has now announced that it will close kin’s atomic swap with ethereum. Without…
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Crypto Market Wipes Out $8B, Bitcoin Cash Down 24.4% in 1 Week

TwitterFacebookLinkedIn Over the past 12 hours, more than $8 billion was wiped out from the crypto market, as several major digital assets including Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Stellar (XLM) suffered. For the first time in the past ten days, the…
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Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Midweek Lethargy Drops Markets Lower

FOMO Moments Crypto markets still in slow slide; Bitcoin Cash rebounding a little, Stellar, Nem, Zcash falling harder. The slow decline in crypto markets has continued as the week draws on. Falling back below $210 billion total capitalization,…
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Blockchain Wunderkinds Headline Forbes 30-Under-30 List

TwitterFacebookLinkedIn The blockchain and cryptocurrency ecosystem is well represented in this year’s Forbes 30-Under-30 list, with four young founders and CEOs aged between 25 and 28 featured for their work on crypto finance, blockchain…
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Altcoins Price Analysis: IOT/USD Likely to Expand Above 90 cents as LTC/USD Wilts

With interstellar, blockchain air drop, BancorX and recent Bosch device development, the altcoin ecosystem is vibrant. But, this is yet to translate to meaningful gains. As a matter of fact, LTC/USD could print $30 by the end of the month in…
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Bitcoin Price Decline Will Persist until Mid-2019: Crypto Analyst Willy Woo

TwitterFacebookLinkedIn When the bitcoin price flatlined near $6,500 in mid-October, many crypto analysts predicted that the bears had finally become winded following a market downturn that has persisted for nearly a year and that the market…
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Bitcoin Drifts Lower Under $6,400 as Altcoins Have Mixed Trading Session

Bitcoin drifted lower on Tuesday leading to a mixed trading session for altcoins. Most major cryptocurrencies by market capitalization are currently trading sideways, either trading up or down by a marginal percentage. At the time of writing,…
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Huobi’s US-Based Strategic Partner HBUS Hires Former Exec of VC Firm Draper Athena

HBUS, the strategic partner of top crypto exchange Huobi, has hired a former executive of venture capital (VC) firm Draper Athena, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph Nov. 13. The HBUS trading platform, which currently employs…
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Islamic Scholars Approve Swiss-Based Value Preservation Payment Token X8X

X8 AG, a Switzerland-based blockchain technology company and creator of value preservation payment token X8X, has obtained the approval from Islamic scholars in order to be marketed as a Sharia-compliant digital currency. The certification will…