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[video] What are Altcoins and ICOs – Bitcoin Whiteboard Tuesday

The post What are Altcoins and ICOs – Bitcoin Whiteboard Tuesday appeared first on 99 Bitcoins. Today’s topic is altcoins and ICOs. In this episode, we’re going to go over some of the different cryptocurrencies out there and explain what are ICOs. So let’s get started!   Altcoins, or alts in short, are cryptocurrencies that […]

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Can Bitconnect Help You Increase Your Current Bitcoin Investment?

Investing in any currency or commodity is quite hard. It takes years of experience to understand the complex nature of entry points, call options, put options, stop loss, technicals, fundamentals, macro views, Fibonacci analysis, etc. Morgan Stanley reported that investment bankers have an average lifespan of 2-3 years before they either quit or ask for […]

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20 Year-Old British Model Kidnapped; Nearly Auctioned for Over $350k in Bitcoin

A horrifying, real-life version of Taken almost happened in July as a young 20-year-old woman was kidnapped to be sold into sexual slavery for Bitcoin. What was supposed to be a photo shoot in an exotic city turned instead into a horrifying ordeal for a young woman. British model Chloe Ayling, age 20, was sent […]

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Filecoin Raises $52m Ahead of Its Upcoming ICO, Regrets Shutting Out Supporters to Meet SEC Regulations

On August 7, decentralized storage network Filecoin is launching its token sale through the SEC-compliant CoinList platform. The much-anticipated project has already raised close to $52 million from several major Silicon Valley investors ahead of the ICO on Monday. The Filecoin Project Filecoin is a project that was started by Protocol Labs in 2014, its […]

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We Have Liftoff: Bitcoin Price Rockets Past $3000 Record High

Bitcoin’s price reached historic new highs at $3230 late last night, while Bitcoin Cash settled below $300. Enthusiasm has finally picked back up amidst the volatility following August 1’s hard fork, and Bitcoin has a brand new price tag to show for it. Bitcoin shattered its previous record high of $3000 last night, while Bitcoin […]

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A Moderate Yet Exciting Sunday of Major League Soccer as the Portland Timbers Host LA Galaxy at Home – Ideal Opportunity for Another Bitcoin Accumulator

A little quieter than the usual weekend buzz in top quality US Major League Soccer, this weekend we have a generous 10 matches lined up, all taking place on Sunday 6th August. With an exhilarating clash between the Timbers and the Galaxy side, we’re in for a hefty highlight of action. After a hard earned […]

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How to Claim Your Bitcoin Cash and Sell it for Bitcoin (TREZOR, Ledger, Electrum)

The post How to Claim Your Bitcoin Cash and Sell it for Bitcoin (TREZOR, Ledger, Electrum) appeared first on 99 Bitcoins. Warning: this guide reveals the exact method the author used to claim free Bitcoin CasH and exchange it for Bitcoin on the 2nd of August. While every reasonable effort has been made to ensure […]

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Will WCX Be The Next Biggest Digital Currency Exchange?

Exchanges are cryptocurrency centrepieces. If you want to buy or sell coins to get some fiat currency safely and securely, you need an exchange. If you want to trade Bitcoins for Ethereum or any other altcoin, you need an exchange. The sites know that people have limited options when it comes to dealing with cryptocurrencies. […]

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Bitcoin Adoption ‘Virtuous Cycle’ Can Start Thanks to LedgerX: Bloomberg

LedgerX could power cryptocurrency on a ‘virtuous cycle’ to broader adoption, Bloomberg thinks. LedgerX attaining regulatory approval for selling derivatives contracts could set off a “virtuous cycle” for mass crypto adoption, Bloomberg says. In an article about LedgerX Wednesday, the publication, which has taken a hands-on approach to both crypto’s gains and losses, […]

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DMarket to Monetize Game Items with the Power of Blockchain

The new player, DMarket, has announced the release of a decentralized marketplace that will be used for trading gaming content through any game. [Note: This is a press release.] DMarket has made an official release-statement of their brand-new cross-game trading platform, which will allow gamers from multiple video games to freely trade game items and […]

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