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Vast Majority of DApps for Finance Built on Ethereum Blockchain

Ethereum developers are dominating the finance DApp space according to a recent Binance study Read the original post: Vast Majority of DApps for Finance Built on Ethereum Blockchain

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Embattled CEO of $3.8B Crypto Ponzi Scheme OneCoin Pleads Not Guilty

By CCN: Konstantin Ignatov, the CEO of the multi-billion-dollar “crypto” Ponzi scheme OneCoin, has pleaded not guilty to wire fraud. According to court documents, Ignatov entered the plea during a May 28 preliminary hearing via conference call. As CCN reported, Ignatov — a Bulgarian national — and his sister Ruja Ignatova were charged with wire…

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What Cboe’s Looming Crypto Futures Exit Means for the Bitcoin Price

By CCN: After nearly 18 months of operation, the Cboe bitcoin futures market is closing for good, or at least for the foreseeable future, with the expiration of its last bitcoin futures contract on June 16. Speaking to Bloomberg, Cboe spokeswoman Suzanne Cosgrove revealed that the company does not have plans to release a new…

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Crypto Exchange With 2 Million Users Launches Apps for Apple and Android Devices

A crypto exchange says it has formed strategic partnerships with a plethora of companies to expand the ways its community can use their assets #SPONSORED Read the original post: Crypto Exchange With 2 Million Users Launches Apps for Apple and Android Devices

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Republic of San Marino Issues Regulatory Policies on Tokens, Token Offerings

San Marino’s regents have set regulatory guidelines in their decree on blockchain technology in business, setting policy for ICOs involving security and utility tokens Read the original post: Republic of San Marino Issues Regulatory Policies on Tokens, Token Offerings

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‘Crypto’ for ‘Cryptography’: How Justified Is the Exuberance Around Apple’s Developer CryptoKit?

Apple unveils its CryptoKit, stirring up hype in the cryptocurrency community, but is it justified? Read the original post: ‘Crypto’ for ‘Cryptography’: How Justified Is the Exuberance Around Apple’s Developer CryptoKit?

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Litecoin Price Soars 18% and Halving Excitement Could Supercharge Value Higher

By CCN: The litecoin price has appreciated more than 18-percent this week, and fundamentals suggest that it could go even higher. The LTC-to-dollar rate today established an intraday high of $114.89 on Coinbase exchange. That took its 24-hour adjusted gains to 8.60-percent, the highest among the top cryptocurrencies on a bullish Friday. The move further…

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Mt. Gox’s Karpeles: Press Rumors About My Blockchain Plans Are False

Mark Karpeles, the CEO of defunct crypto exchange Mt. Gox, has told Cointelegraph that media reports have misrepresented his return to blockchain Read the original post: Mt. Gox’s Karpeles: Press Rumors About My Blockchain Plans Are False

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Major Consultancy Firm McKinsey Says Retail Banking Sector Slow to Adopt Blockchain

Consultancy firm McKinsey has argued that blockchain is gaining slower traction with retail banks due to regulatory hurdles and a conservative consumer environment Read the original post: Major Consultancy Firm McKinsey Says Retail Banking Sector Slow to Adopt Blockchain

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India’s Insane Anti-Crypto Bill Proposes 10-Yr Prison for Bitcoin Adopters: Report

By CCN: Lawmakers in India have proposed a bill which would see Bitcoin and crypto ownership made completely illegal, with as much as a 10-year prison sentence for anyone caught holding. This coincides directly with India’s plans to launch its own state-backed cryptocurrency – the Digital Rupee. 10 Year Jail Sentence for Bag Holders? As…