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How high could Ethereum Classic (ETC) go?

How high could Ethereum Classic (ETC) go?

Ethereum Classic (ETC) is both a cryptocurrency and a Turing complete blockchain, with a base layer that includes smart contracts. ETC is one of the most popular cryptocurrencies (in the top 20), and thanks to a great team it has a dedicated community. The Atlantis update coming soon will make…
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3 ways IOTA is improving our everyday lives with the Internet of Things (IoT)

3 ways IOTA is improving our everyday lives with the Internet of Things (IoT)

Although Blockchain, or Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLTs), are at the early stages of development there are already some companies with ready use cases of the technology. IOTA, which focuses on bringing Machine-to-Machine economy by leveraging IoT (Internet of Things), is one of them. I have talked with Jens Munch Lund-Nielsen…
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Does Blockchain have a future? The IOTA Foundation Alternative

Does Blockchain have a future? The IOTA Foundation Alternative

Our interview about IOTA Foundation implied that non-blockchain solutions like IOTA seem to be better than blockchains, which has prompted me to ask: does Blockchain have a future? I am interviewing Michele Nati (left) – a personal data expert and Lead tech analyst at the IOTA Foundation, and Jens Munch…
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Exploring Blockchain’s potential: interview with Tradeshift Frontiers

Exploring Blockchain’s potential: interview with Tradeshift Frontiers

Tradeshift is a platform for supply chain payments, e-invoicing, and marketplaces for enterprises. It is a cloud-based business network facilitating digitization of trade financing and data sharing between buying and supplying companies via apps. With headquarters in San Francisco, Tradeshift currently services hundreds of global enterprises by connecting to 1.5…
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What’s happening to TRON (TRX) this summer?

What’s happening to TRON (TRX) this summer?

Summer is shaping up to be big for Tron (TRX), the leading platform in decentralised P2P data storage and transfer on the blockchain. First of all, the launch of BitTorrent Speed may bring many new users to the platform. Secondly, the lunch between Justin and Buffet may not affect the…
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How to open an account on eToro

How to open an account on eToro

eToro is one of the most popular trading platforms. The wide variety of offered products, including cryptocurrencies, brings in investors with all levels of trading expertise, from newbies to experts. eToro is known for its cope trade feature, where you can easily copy the trades of popular investors. Newcomers to…
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Cardano’s Shelley testnet is live: time to invest?

Cardano’s Shelley testnet is live: time to invest?

Cardano (ADA) is in the process of testing its next version, Shelley, which many see as a signal of a price hike in the coming weeks. Therefore, it might be useful to take a look at Cardano, what it is, what sets it apart, and how good of an investment…
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IMF perspective on Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC)

IMF perspective on Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC)

Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) relates to a new form of money – digital money created by the central bank, rather than commercial banks as it is now. Central banks around the world are discussing it, some of launching pilot projects. What is CBDC? What are its upsides and risks?…
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Will Facebook’s new Libra coin bring cryptos to the masses?

Will Facebook’s new Libra coin bring cryptos to the masses?

Unless you have been living under a rock, you must have heard that Facebook has recently released the first concrete information about its new cryptocurrency, dubbed Libra. As there is a lot of great in-depth content about this, in this article focus will fall on potential issues or areas of…
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Regulating ICOs: Maltese perspective. Interview with Cherise Abela Grech from GTG Advocates

Regulating ICOs: Maltese perspective. Interview with Cherise Abela Grech from GTG Advocates

I was lucky to interview Cherise Abela Grech, a lawyer specialising in financial services law, Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT) and Blockchain, as well as cryptocurrencies. We have talked about Maltese regulation, ICO (Initial Coin Offering) vs STO (Security Token Offering), and the ICO process in Malta. My name is Cherise,…
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7 reasons for Bitcoin’s May price rise, and future BTC outlook

7 reasons for Bitcoin’s May price rise, and future BTC outlook

It started in April when the price of Bitcoin rose 20% in 24 hours. Since late March, the price of BTC has doubled. What are the reasons behind this new exciting Bitcoin run? First, you may ask: why should I care about Bitcoin’s price at all? In short, because it…
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UK’s first ever crypto-friendly bank is coming this year

UK’s first ever crypto-friendly bank is coming this year

As consumers, it is quite easy now to join the Blockchain revolution and purchase some cryptocurrencies. But if you’re a crypto business, banking is a nightmare. Banks often refuse to open an account for crypto companies, not because it’s illegal, but because compliance is a hassle. And this happens to…
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What is Binance DEX and centralised vs decentralised exchanges

What is Binance DEX and centralised vs decentralised exchanges

Binance DEX is Binance’s new decentralised exchange, or rather, a “decentralised order matching engine”, as the main page will tell you. It was launched on April 23rd, 2019, on Binance’s new blockchain: Binance Chain, and is meant to be the quickest platform when it comes to exchanging assets – it…
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All you need to know about Binance Chain

All you need to know about Binance Chain

In this article, we shortly explain what Binance Chain is, how does it relate to Binance Coin (BNB), and what could the new blockchain indicate for the BNB token. What is Binance Chain? Binance Chain is a blockchain software system launched by Binance and its community. It’s a new blockchain…
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How to buy Binance Coin (BNB) on eToro?

How to buy Binance Coin (BNB) on eToro?

Binance Coin (BNB) is an attractive investment and eToro is a highly recommended, regulated brokerage. In this article, we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to buy BNB on eToro. Step 1. Find Binance Coin (BNB) on eToro Use the search function on the main page. You can either…
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