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Square Brought in Over $166 Million Through Bitcoin Sales Last Year

Square Brought in Over $166 Million Through Bitcoin Sales...

Mobile payments firm Square has reported its revenue and profits from bitcoin sales...

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Polymath Tests Show Security Tokens Can Be Compliant on a DEX

Polymath Tests Show Security Tokens Can Be Compliant on...

Polymath says its tests showed security token trades on a decentralized exchange...

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Fidelity Joins $1.9 Million Round in Blockchain Data Startup Coin Metrics

Fidelity Joins $1.9 Million Round in Blockchain Data Startup...

Coin Metrics, an open-source data research project, will now offer commercial services...

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A Crypto Project That Raised $20 Million Is Caught Faking Its Founding Team

A Crypto Project That Raised $20 Million Is Caught Faking...

BHB in China raised $20 million in 2018 touting a three-person team. The only problem?...

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Constantinople Incoming: Tomorrow’s Two Ethereum Hard Forks Explained

Constantinople Incoming: Tomorrow’s Two Ethereum Hard Forks...

Tomorrow is the big day for ethereum's sixth (and seventh) backwards-incompatible...

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Bitcoin Lightning Tech Expands Beyond Invoices in Step Toward Better UX

Bitcoin Lightning Tech Expands Beyond Invoices in Step...

New tech by a principal developer could soon make it possible for bitcoin's lightning...

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GM Patent Touts Blockchain As Data Solution for Self-Driving Cars

GM Patent Touts Blockchain As Data Solution for Self-Driving...

Blockchain can be used to store and share data collected by autonomous vehicles,...

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Ohio Accelerators to Pump Over $100 Million into Blockchain Startups

Ohio Accelerators to Pump Over $100 Million into Blockchain...

Two startup accelerators in the U.S. state of Ohio are reportedly to invest more...

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Thai Government Trials Blockchain in Fight Against Tax Fraud

Thai Government Trials Blockchain in Fight Against Tax...

The tax authority in Thailand is testing a blockchain system that tracks value-added...

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G20 Leaders Pledge Crypto-Asset Regulation After Buenos Aires Meeting

G20 Leaders Pledge Crypto-Asset Regulation After Buenos...

G20 leaders declared that they would regulate crypto to mitigate financial crimes...

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US Government Interested in Tracking Privacy Coins, New Document Shows

US Government Interested in Tracking Privacy Coins, New...

A pre-solicitation published by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security asks about...

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Global AML Watchdog to Release Crypto Regulations By Next June

Global AML Watchdog to Release Crypto Regulations By Next...

Global money-laundering watchdog, the Financial Action Task Force, has said it will...

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North Korean Hacking Group Lazerus Stole $571 Million in Cryptos: Report

North Korean Hacking Group Lazerus Stole $571 Million in...

North Korea's infamous hacking group, dubbed Lazarus, has managed to steal over...

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Bitcoin's White Paper Gave Us Liberty – Let's Not Give It Back

Bitcoin's White Paper Gave Us Liberty – Let's Not Give...

Charlie Shrem, one of bitcoin's earliest entrepreneurs, believes Satoshi's white...

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Tether Floods Into Kraken Exchange, Where Crypto Traders Can Get Dollars

Tether Floods Into Kraken Exchange, Where Crypto Traders...

In theory, traders can redeem USDT for dollars with the issuer, Tether Ltd. Instead,...

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Ethereum's Constantinople Hard Fork Is Being Delayed Until 2019

Ethereum's Constantinople Hard Fork Is Being Delayed Until...

Ethereum's next upgrade, Constantinople, has been delayed until next year.