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People will Soon be able to Buy Bitcoin in US Grocery Stores thanks to Partnership between Coime and Coinstar

Crypto is about to become more of a household name than ever before after it was revealed that people will soon be able to buy Bitcoin at certain grocery stores in the US. A partnership between Bitcoin ATM Company, Coinme, and coins to cash converter, Coinstar, will make it possible to purchase Bitcoin through Coinstar […]

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Japan’s SBI invests $15 million in Swiss wallet startup, Tangem

Japanese financial services giant SBI has invested $15 million in Tangem, a Swiss startup, and maker of a slimline hardware wallet for crypto-currencies. The Swiss startup describes its product as a “smart banknote for digital assets” designed to be used just like a bank card. This product allows off-chain physical transactions to be used once […]

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Two Seniour Executives of South Korean Crypto Exchange, Komid, jailed for Faking Trade Volumes

News coming out of South Korea indicate that two leaders of popular crypto exchange, Komid, have been sentenced to jail for the offense of faking exchange volumes, all this was reported by South Korean crypto publication, blockinpress. CEO of the crypto-exchange whose last name is Choi will reportedly serve a three-year sentence while another exchange […]

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Chileans Set to Pay Crypto Taxes in 2019

Taxpayers in Chile are reportedly going to have to pay taxes on crypto-currency earnings this year since the country’s internal revenue body  (Servicio de Impuestos Internos, SII) has included a section for crypto assets on THEtaxpayer’s annual income tax returns form According to Chile’s local media, the government ruled that cryptos would not be subjected […]

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In an interview with popular crypto publication Cointelegraph at the crypto finance conference, crypto entrepreneur and regular CNBC contributor, Brian Kelly expressed the view that there was no chance for a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) in 2019. While discussing the overall state of the crypto market, Kelly predicted that 2019 will be a sunnier year […]

Wyoming Blockchain
Blockchain Government

The US State of Wyoming may soon Pass Legislation Allowing the Issuance of Tokenized Stock Certificates

Legislators from the US state of Wyoming have tabled legislation that would allow the issuance of tokenized stock certificates using blockchain technology. This piece of legislation was tabled on Wednesday by several lawmakers’ chief among them being republican lawmaker Jared Olsen, and Democratic Party lawmaker, Chris Roth-fuss. The two enjoyed the backing of 6 other […]

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How is Ethereum Classic (ETC) Doing in the Market Nearly Two Weeks Since the 51% Attack?

Previously gaining an increased momentum in the market thanks to the announcement from Coinbase on listing Ethereum’s fork, Ethereum Classic, on one of the biggest exchange networks in the market, months later, ETC network became a victim of a 51% attack. Coinbase is known to be taking a great care of the overall security and […]

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Spanish Energy Giant Repsol looks to Blockchain to help Improve Quality of Safety Certification

Spanish energy giant, Repsol, has reported a successful test of a blockchain pilot, inorder to improve the quality of safety certification of its products. The Madrid based energy company established in 1987, is a leading energy outfit operating in the oil and gas industry as well as participating in exploration, development and production of crude […]