Cryptocurrency

A cryptocurrency is a digital asset or virtual money that is secured by cryptographic algorithms. Some cryptocurrencies are decentralized and are based on Blockchain technology or distributed ledger technology.  

The first cryptocurency was developed by the American cryptographer David Chaum, who has described is ecash anonymous cryptographic electronic money in 1983. Now Bitcoin is one of the most popular and biggest cryptocurrencies.

How Might the Legal Status of Cryptocurrency Change Amidst Growing Interest in CBDCs?
Jul 11, 2020 at 11:47
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How Might the Legal Status of Cryptocurrency Change Amidst Growing Interest in CBDCs?
The legal status of cryptocurrency has been and still is very contentious worldwide, with some countries recognizing them as a medium of payment, while in others, mere ownership of crypto is enough to get you to prison. Will the increasing global attention to CBDCs change anything?
Ripple Battles Resistance $0.205 after Flexing Strong Support above $0.195
Jul 11, 2020 at 10:01
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Ripple Battles Resistance $0.205 after Flexing Strong Support above $0.195
Ripple upward move has gathered momentum as price broke the previous resistance and reached a high of $0.21. In the last 48 hours, the bulls were unable to break the $0.205 resistance.
Celebrities Go Crypto: Jay Z and Will Smith Invest to Help Ethereum Developers
Jul 10, 2020 at 13:55
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Celebrities Go Crypto: Jay Z and Will Smith Invest to Help Ethereum Developers
As innovative technologies like blockchain and cryptocurrency gain popularity, they draw the attention of global celebrities from various fields. Now, a rapper Jay Z and a movie star Will Smith invested in a startup aimed at helping Ethereum developers.
Safe, Simple and Secure: Cryptocurrency Could Disrupt Cross-Border Transactions
Jul 10, 2020 at 13:09
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Safe, Simple and Secure: Cryptocurrency Could Disrupt Cross-Border Transactions
The traditional method of moving money abroad has always been associated with high transfer and money conversion rates, unnecessary delays, annoying paperwork and bureaucracy, but the rise of cryptocurrency as a competing instrument seems to provide many easy alternatives.
Litecoin Reaches Overbought Region at $46, May Face Selling Pressure
Jul 10, 2020 at 10:56
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Litecoin Reaches Overbought Region at $46, May Face Selling Pressure
Litecoin had earlier shot upward in its recent rebound. The price is retracing after reaching a high of $46.
Traditional Payment Giants Adopt Blockchain; Does This Mean the Merging of Two Worlds?
Jul 09, 2020 at 13:32
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Traditional Payment Giants Adopt Blockchain; Does This Mean the Merging of Two Worlds?
The realm of traditional finance is in the vicinity of a transformation. As people seek for more convenient innovative alternatives, global payment giants are forced to explore these technologies to meet their users’ needs.
Ripple Begins Important Breakout, Unable to Push Above $0.205 Resistance
Jul 09, 2020 at 12:00
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Ripple Begins Important Breakout, Unable to Push Above $0.205 Resistance
According to the previous analysis, Ripple has rebounded again at a low of $0.185 to reach a high of $0.205. XRP has earlier rebounded to break the price range between $0.17 and $0.18.
Rising Interest in Cryptocurrency Makes the Government of the Philippines Keep a Close Eye
Jul 08, 2020 at 13:23
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Rising Interest in Cryptocurrency Makes the Government of the Philippines Keep a Close Eye
As the cryptocurrency market has been attracting more and more users, governments are forced to watch over the industry to protect the citizens against numerous scams and risks. Thus, the government of the Philippines issued a warning against unauthorized Bitcoin and cryptocurrency projects that might be scams.
Crypto Newbie: The Scary Word “Blockchain” and What It Means
Jul 05, 2020 at 11:34
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Crypto Newbie: The Scary Word “Blockchain” and What It Means
Blockchain has been a buzzword for a while now. However, only techies are able to actually understand what it means and realize all the potential of this technology. For common folks, it is just another “scary” word they hear every now and then without the slightest idea of its meaning. But what does it actually mean?
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