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A Study By YouGov Shows Increasing Popularity Of Bitcoin In The UK
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A Study By YouGov Shows Increasing Popularity Of Bitcoin In The UK

On Wednesday, November 7, YouGov released the results of a study they had conducted on Bitcoin  ownership and popularity in the UK. While the study coincides with the tenth anniversary since the launch of the world’s largest Cryptocurrency, it established that the coin ownership has reached nine percent. Whereas virtual currency regulation has been a…

What Is An ICO?
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What Is An ICO?

ICO is short for Initial Coin Offerings and is the process by which companies, especially startups raise capital through the sale of their tokens. ICOs are comparable to Initial Public Offering (IPO) although the latter gives the investors a share in the company, which is not necessarily true with the former. An ICO involves project…

California and Colorado Elect A Pro-Cryptocurrency Governor
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California and Colorado Elect A Pro-Cryptocurrency Governor

Gavin Newsom will take over the California gubernatorial seat from Jerry Brown, a fellow Democrat after winning in the just concluded midterm elections. That’s not all, Newsom is regarded “pro-Bitcoin” and went ahead to accept campaign contributions in the Cryptocurrency. In Colorado, Jared Polis, another strong blockchain crusader has also been elected as the new…

Bitcoin Price Continues To Rise
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Bitcoin Price Continues To Rise

The Cryptocurrency market has experienced one of the craziest fluctuations over the past 72 hours of trading. This has not been seen in recent years and has been triggered by the increase of Bitcoin price that has occurred once again. Bitcoin Now Trading At $6,450 With its market price now standing at $6,450, many can’t…

Hip Hop Star Soulja Boy Releases ‘Bitcoin’
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Hip Hop Star Soulja Boy Releases ‘Bitcoin’

Soulja Boy, one of the most celebrated rappers in America and beyond has released a new song titled ‘Bitcoin’. In the song, the hip-hop star brags making money from his Cryptocurrency investments. Soulja Boy has joined the list of other celebrities that are seeking association with the altcoins. Soulja Boy Sings His Cryptocurrency Experience Soulja…

Crypto Markets: Bitcoin And Ethereum Are Recovering
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Crypto Markets: Bitcoin And Ethereum Are Recovering

Bitcoin price has hit $6,300 as Ethereum price recoups to $210. The significance of the price movement is that the new values indicate the easing of downward pressure on these two major Cryptocurrencies that have of late being at the forefront of volatility shocks on the crypto markets. For instance, on Monday, Bitcoin lost 10%…

Bitcoin Price Falls Below $6,500
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Bitcoin Price Falls Below $6,500

Bitcoin price opened today’s trading session at a low price of $6,497. However, in the hours of trading the price hit a high of $6, 528 and a low of $6, 462 before settling at $6, 475 as at the time of writing this article. This is an indication that there is no driving force…

Coinbase Seeking Bitcoin ETF
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Coinbase Seeking Bitcoin ETF

Coinbase has joined the list of entities looking to launch an ETF (Exchange-Traded Fund). The crypto exchange has engaged BlackRock for assistance in the initiative going by statements made to the Business Insider by anonymous sources. BlackRock, which is the custodian of assets worth over $6 trillion, has been in the forefront pioneering other ETFs…

Square Announces Doubled Q2 Revenues
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Square Announces Doubled Q2 Revenues

Square, a mobile payments firm, has announced its 2018 second quarter financial results, reporting that is has made revenue of $37 million from Bitcoin. Bitcoin Revenue Worth $37 Million Square Inc, which developed Square Cash; a mobile payment platform, posted its 2018 second quarter financial results on the 1st of August. These results show that…

Kim Kardashian To Possibly Boost Crypto Adoption
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Kim Kardashian To Possibly Boost Crypto Adoption

A cancer and diabetes research and treatment center, the City of Hope, had the first of hopefully many annual “If Only” Texas Charity Poker Tournaments. This is where Kim Kardashian received her first Bitcoin. The Event To Feature In An Episode Of Keeping Up With The Kardashians In a bid to boost awareness, the tournament’s…

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