Palestinian Civilians Are Using Bitcoin More Than Terrorists
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Palestinian Civilians Are Using Bitcoin More Than Terrorists

btcethereumadmin - August 22, 2019

The Takeaway: Experts say Hamas is now using bitcoin for cross-border fundraising at an unprecedented rate. Still, even the largest estimates of terror financing in the region…

Blockchain Education Initiatives Launch at California Universities
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Blockchain Education Initiatives Launch at California Universities

btcethereumadmin - August 22, 2019

A VC-backed blockchain firm that helped curate courses at Harvard, Oxford and Cambridge is officially rolling out its programs at three California universities. MouseBelt‘s Blockchain Accelerator launched…

‘Power to the People’: Privacy Was the Rallying Cry of Berlin’s Web3 Summit
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‘Power to the People’: Privacy Was the Rallying Cry of Berlin’s Web3 Summit

btcethereumadmin - August 22, 2019

It may seem trivial in some cases, but digital anonymity is no joking matter to American whistleblower and privacy advocate Edward Snowden. “We need someone to be…

White House Advisory Says Cryptocurrencies Used for Fentanyl Purchases
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White House Advisory Says Cryptocurrencies Used for Fentanyl Purchases

btcethereumadmin - August 22, 2019

The White House issued two advisories on drug purchases in the U.S. Wednesday, using the communications to make specific references to the role of cryptocurrencies in such…

Authorities Seize Crypto Mining Equipment from Nuclear Power Plant
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Authorities Seize Crypto Mining Equipment from Nuclear Power Plant

btcethereumadmin - August 21, 2019

Ukraine’s top law-enforcement and counterintelligence agency uncovered crypto mining equipment on site at a nuclear power plant. According to local media reports, the Security Service of Ukraine…

New Flexa Tech Will Let You Spend Bitcoin From Other Apps Too
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New Flexa Tech Will Let You Spend Bitcoin From Other Apps Too

btcethereumadmin - August 21, 2019

The merchant payments startup Flexa will soon allow any other app to run payments in crypto just like its own SPEDN app has since May. Staking with…

Gemini Heads Down Under With Crypto Exchange Launch in Australia
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Gemini Heads Down Under With Crypto Exchange Launch in Australia

btcethereumadmin - August 21, 2019

Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini announced Wednesday that it is officially opening its doors to customers in Australia. The exchange’s fifth international move, the development means that Australian users…

Travelport, IBM Collaborate on Blockchain for Hotel Commissions
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Travelport, IBM Collaborate on Blockchain for Hotel Commissions

btcethereumadmin - August 21, 2019

Travelport, a business and consumer travel services provider, announced it is using IBM’s Hyperledger Fabric to guarantee commissions paid to travel agencies. According to a statement released on…

US Treasury Blacklists Bitcoin, Litecoin Addresses of Chinese ‘Drug Kingpins’
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US Treasury Blacklists Bitcoin, Litecoin Addresses of Chinese ‘Drug Kingpins’

btcethereumadmin - August 21, 2019

The U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has sanctioned three Chinese nationals and their cryptocurrency addresses, alleging they violated money laundering and drug smuggling…

Tether to Issue Stablecoin Backed by Yuan in Belgian Bank: Insider
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Tether to Issue Stablecoin Backed by Yuan in Belgian Bank: Insider

btcethereumadmin - August 21, 2019

Tether is planning to issue a stablecoin pegged to the Chinese renminbi, according to a trader with ties to the company. Zhao Dong, an over-the-counter (OTC) trader…