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Coinbase Card rolls out DAI as first supported stablecoin

Coinbase Card, a crypto-powered Visa debit card from major crypto exchange Coinbase, now supports Dai, a stablecoin pegged to the United States dollar.

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Microsoft teams up with Enjin to offer crypto collectible rewards

Do good work, earn a "badger" - that's the idea behind a new incentive launched by Microsoft and blockchain gaming project Enjin.

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Cointelegraph launches Consulting division to drive enterprise blockchain adoption

Cointelegraph has announced the launch of its Cointelegraph Consulting division, which is focused on advancing enterprise blockchain adoption by helping companies understand the potential of blockchain and then matching them with enterprise vendors to implement solutions.

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China’s Great Firewall has blocked access to Ethereum block explorer

China's Great Firewall, used by the government to regulate access to foreign internet sites, has blocked one of the most popular sources of Ethereum blockchain data.

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Stellar’s Foundation just destroyed half the supply of its Lumens cryptocurrency

The Stellar Development Foundation has burned 55 billion of its XLM tokens, over half the cryptocurrency’s supply, CEO Denelle Dixon announced from the stage of the Stellar Meridian conference Monday.

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Ripple partners MoneyGram and Ria to power Walmart’s money transfer service

American multinational retail corporation, Walmart, has announced that it would be partnering with Ripple partners, MoneyGram and Ria, to power its Walmart2World money transfer service across its 4,700 stores.

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Samsung unveils TRX dApp building tools for TRON blockchain support

Per an October 29, 2019, release note shared by South Korean electronics behemoth Samsung, the multibillion-dollar firm has successfully integrated decentralized web blockchain Tron (TRX) to its dApp store – Blockchain Keystore.

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Bakkt to launch crypto 'consumer app' next year, with Starbucks being its' first partner

The Intercontinental Exchange’s cryptocurrency venture Bakkt, which launched daily physically-settled bitcoin futures contracts earlier this year, has announced it’ll launch a crypto ‘consumer app’ next year.

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Cardano and COTI to develop merchant-geared ADA payment gateway

Non-profit blockchain project, Cardano on October 23, 2019, announced that it had entered into a partnership with COTI – an enterprise-grade fintech platform – to jointly develop a payment gateway that would enable merchants to transact in Cardano’s native digital token – ADA.

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Bakkt announces launch of Bitcoin options contract in December

A day after Bakkt recorded its highest Bitcoin monthly futures trading, the platform announced that it would be taking another step ahead by launching Bitcoin options contract, which will be based on its Bitcoin monthly futures contract.

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Brave browser becoming increasingly popular in Spain, overtakes Firefox

Privacy-focused Brave browser seems to be making huge strides in Spain, where it is currently ranking 10th in the communications category on Google Play Store.

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A new browser extension allows payments on Amazon with the help of cryptocurrencies

You can now pay with Bitcoin, Ethereum, or Litecoin on Amazon

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There are 3 million Bitcoins left. Why does that matter?

Bitcoin believers are psyched for the imminent mining of the “18 millionth Bitcoin”. The reason probably won’t surprise you.

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Coinfield to open up 30,000 stocks for crypto trading on Ripple's XRPL

The exchange’s groundbreaking plans merge traditional financial markets and stablecoins, says its CEO Bob Ras.

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CoinField exchange introduces Sologenic platform built on the XRP Ledger

The cryptocurrency exchange CoinField unveiled full details of the Sologenic cryptocurrency ecosystem. The main goal is to facilitate the trading of on-demand tokenized assets such as stocks and ETFs. The information was released by the crypto exchange in an official announcement

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Ripple leads investment in Mexico's Bitso exchange to develop LatAm markets

Mexico-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitso has raised capital from a number of major investors including Ripple, Coinbase, and Jump Capital to help it expand into Latin America.

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UNICEF will not convert Bitcoin and Ethereum donations to fiat

The UNICEF is rolling out a pilot program to accept cryptocurrency donations—and won’t be converting the raised funds to cash.

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CFTC chair says ETH is a commodity and anticipates ETH derivatives to trade in the US soon

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission chair believes that Ethereum is a commodity, according to Yahoo Finance.

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Finastra, the third largest fintech firm in the world, joins RippleNet

Ripple announced on Wednesday a collaboration with UK-based Finastra, reportedly the third-largest FinTech firm in the world, to allow Finastra's customers access to RippleNet, Ripple's global payment network, for faster, cheaper, and more reliable cross-border payments.

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Binance announces WeChat, Alipay support for Bitcoin purchases

Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange, Binance, has added WeChat and Alipay as payment methods on its platform.

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'Closer than ever' to Bitcoin ETF, says Bitwise ahead of SEC deadline

Executives at Bitwise Asset Management are highly optimistic as the deadline for the SEC decision on their proposed BTC ETF looms on the horizon.

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Visa and Mastercard 'could withdraw their support' from Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency

Facebook's poor privacy record hasn't sat well with US and European regulators.

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Ethereum Ropsten Testnet encounters chain split as users fail to upgrade to new version

Istanbul, Ethereum’s upcoming hardfork slated to go live in the coming months, has reportedly encountered problems on the Ropsten Testnet.

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BitPay partners with Ripple’s Xpring initiative to accept XRP for payments

BitPay, one of the largest crypto payments providers in the world, announced that it is planning to offer XRP support for businesses to accept this cryptocurrency.

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Ripple acquires Icelandic crypto trading company Algrim

The official release further stated that the acquisitions of the Logos platform and Algrim point to ‘Ripple’s strong market momentum and focus on attracting and developing the best in engineering talent’.

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Ripple reveals new clues on the future of XRP powered xRapid

A pair of job openings are shedding light on Ripple’s potential plans for the future of its XRP-based cross-border payment solution xRapid.

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Germany's second-largest stock exchange launches Bitcoin trading platform

Germany's second-largest stock exchange has officially launched a fully regulated bitcoin trading platform.

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EOS’ first hard fork successfully completed

EOS, the seventh-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, performed its first hard fork on Monday.

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Bitcoin trading on Bakkt breaks a quarter of a million dollars

Traders are plowing into Bakkt’s Bitcoin futures on its first day.

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Ethereum 2.0’s first phase is estimated to roll out in early 2020

One of the largest smart contract platforms, Ethereum is currently on its way for a network-wide upgrade, Istanbul, scheduled to go live in the next coming months.

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VanEck, SolidX pull the plug on Bitcoin ETF proposal

The VanEck, SolidX super team has withdrawn its proposal for a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund, according to an SEC filing issued earlier today.

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Wells Fargo pilots a dollar-pegged stablecoin for internal use

US financial giant Wells Fargo is developing a US dollar-linked stablecoin that will run on the firm’s first blockchain platform. The so-called Wells Fargo Digital Cash is planned to facilitate internal cross-border settlements

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France to block development of Facebook’s Libra, says minister

The country’s Minister of the Economy and Finance, Bruno Le Maire, said in new comments that Libra threatens the “monetary sovereignty” of governments

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Binance US plans to begin onboarding customers next week

The largest crypto exchange by volume is making its U.S. debut next week.

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Gemini launches custody product with 18 cryptos including Ethereum tokens

The Gemini exchange is launching an institutional-grade crypto custody solution, according to an announcement Tuesday.

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Brave becomes the most downloaded web browser in Japan

The privacy-focused Brave web browser became the most downloaded web browser for Android in Japan.

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Top Spanish football club will offer crypto fan tokens

Atlético de Madrid, a Spanish football team, has partnered with Chiliz, a sports blockchain, to create Fan Tokens, a platform that will give fans special access to team merchandise, information, and experiences.

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Ripple appoints Washington lawyer to manage government relations

Ripple, the technology and blockchain engineering group behind the XRP cryptocurrency, has hired a former political advisor to improve its lobbying efforts in Washington DC.

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PwC Luxembourg announces plans to accept Bitcoin payments from clients

PwC Luxembourg is stepping further into blockchain and crypto-assets by accepting Bitcoin payments from its clients as from 1 October 2019.

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HSBC targets China trade with Yuan-denominated blockchain letter of credit

HSBC has carried out the first blockchain-based letter of credit transaction denominated in Chinese yuan.

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Bitcoin bank accounts launch in 31 European countries

Residents of Europe can now use their smartphones to open a German bank account with an integrated Bitcoin wallet, thanks to a new app from the German blockchain company Bitwala.

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Bakkt plans to launch Its custody service on September, 6

Bakkt will provide its customer with a custody solution before launching Bitcoin futures.

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Telegram cryptocurrency Gram will be available by October

Telegram has hinted that the first batches of its Gram cryptocurrency will be available to a select group of investors by October 2019 and the Pavel Durov-led firm plans to make the Gram wallet available to the nearly 300 million users of Telegram shortly, reports The NY Times.

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Wikipedia is verified as Brave publisher as the browser’s market share grows

Wikipedia, the 7th most visited website in the world, is the latest website to join Brave Browser as a verified publisher. Wikipedia will now be able to accept tips and donations in Basic Attention Tokens, which could meaningfully increase the non-profit’s revenue.

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Switzerland’s first crypto banks receive licences

The Swiss financial regulator has awarded banking and securities dealer licences to two new “crypto banks”. SEBA and Sygnum have been cleared to operate in the new world of tokenised digital securities, a major milestone for the fledging industry.

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VeChain Champions collabs with multi-billion dollar partners Walmart, BYD, DNG VL and BMW

In a recent interview on Bloxlive.TV, Jason Rockwood, country manager at VeChain, explains the company’s role in its partnership with Walmart and how VeChain’s two-token system works.

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Cryptocurrency exchange Binance is planning to launch Venus, similar to Facebook cryptocurrency Libra

Binance is initiating to launch “Venus,” an “independent regional version of Libra,” revealing that it is project that will develop digital assets and cryptocurrencies pegged to fiat around the globe.

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Japan’s e-commerce giant Ratuken launches trading service for BTC, ETH, and BCH

Ratuken Wallet, Inc., a consolidated subsidiary of Japan's Rakuten Group, announced on Monday that it has launched a new mobile app that offers a spot trading service for cryptocurrencies.

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Bakkt reveals imminent Bitcoin futures launch date after receiving regulatory approval

The long-awaited and highly anticipated Bitcoin futures platform Bakkt says it has received regulatory approval and is ready for launch.

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Cardano Foundation supports global educational programmes focused on Blockchain security

Cardano recognises the importance of education to drive the adoption of the Blockchain technology

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Samsung’s cryptocurrency wallet adds Bitcoin support

Samsung’s cryptocurrency wallet, the Blockchain Keystore, has added support for the flagship cryptocurrency Bitcoin according to updated information on the South Korean giant’s website.

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Barclays is no longer banking cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase

Barclays is no longer providing banking services to cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, ending a relationship that started in March last year as the exchange expanded in Europe.

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China is prepared to launch its sovereign crypto asset

At a China Finance 40 Group meeting, an important official of the PBoC claimed that China is prepared to launch its sovereign crypto asset. This surprise announcement comes, of course, amid a currency war and raging trade spat between the U.S.

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IOTA launches $5 million Coordicide research grant programme

IOTA announced a $5 million grant program to contribute to “Coordicide”-related research, the elimination of the project’s centralized coordinating node.

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Coinbase’s professional platform to begin listing process for Algorand token

Major cryptocurrency platform Coinbase is adding the Algorand protocol’s eponymous token to its professional-targeted trading platform Coinbase Pro on Aug. 14.

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The SEC set to begin running Bitcoin and Ethereum nodes

The US Securities and Exchange Commission is looking for quotes from contractors who will run the Ethereum and Bitcoin nodes for them. This move is in addition to numerous other blockchains such as Zcash, NEO, EOS, Bitcoin Cash, XRP ledger and Stellar.

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US Department of Defense to use tech underlying Bitcoin for experimental communication platform

The US Department of Defense (DoD) has released a new document stating that the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), one of its agencies, is experimenting with blockchain, the technology that underpins Bitcoin.

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Users can now withdraw BAT from Brave Browser

A Reddit user shared a screenshot showing that Uphold now allows users to move their BAT from the browser integrated wallet after completing verification. Users have been impatiently waiting for Brave and Uphold to allow this, and it is finally here.

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German regulators approve $280 million Ethereum token sale

Fundament, a blockchain startup coming out of stealth mode, has received the green light to issue the first tokenized real-estate backed bond that can be widely offered to individual investors.

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Bakkt will begin user testing for Bitcoin futures on July 22

Bakkt, an Atlanta-based subsidiary of the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), an American firm that owns the New York Stock Exchange, will begin user acceptance testing for its Bitcoin futures contracts on July 22, 2019.

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Bank of America files patent for settlement system citing Ripple

Bank of America has filed for a patent for a settlement system citing the Ripple ledger, according to a filing on Google Patents.

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Senate hostile towards Libra, Facebook suggests regulators must act or risk losing US dollar dominance to Bitcoin

The focus of the hearing between Facebook’s David Marcus and the Senate on the Libra cryptocurrency was trust—or the lack thereof.

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Ripple executive unveils strategy to transform cross-border payments, boost XRP and grow blockchain ecosystem

Ripple is revealing more on its multi-million dollar plan to grow the digital assets ecosystem and bring distributed ledger technology to the masses.

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Binance exchange lists Dogecoin (DOGE) after months of community requests

One of the largest and most used cryptocurrency exchanges in the market, Binance, has decided to add support to Dogecoin (DOGE). The information was released by the exchange on July 5 in a blog post. Doge is one of the most popular digital currencies in the space.

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Maduro orders Venezuela’s biggest bank to accept crypto Petro nationwide

Nicolas Maduro has started an aggressive plan to promote his controversial crypto petro in the country's largest bank.

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World’s first zero-fiat ‘Bitcoin bond’ now available on Bloomberg Terminal

Two European companies have launched what they describe as the world’s first genuine bitcoin (BTC) bond, they confirmed in a joint press release on July 3.

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Ripple’s XRP will be used by MoneyGram for conducting cross-border payments

The partnership with Ripple will allow MoneyGram to significantly decrease settlement fees and make money transfer faster.

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Canadians can now access Coinbase via PayPal

Nowadays, top crypto exchanges such as Binance and Coinbase are looking to expand their client base as much as possible. Coinbase is now in the lead as its services are now available to Canadian residents.

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Bitcoin mining migrating from China to the United States

There are signs that Bitcoin mining is beginning to gain a foothold in the United States—a win for the decentralization of the cryptocurrency ecosystem.

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Apple's iPhone Is Taking Its First Steps Into Bitcoin And Crypto

Apple, maker of the wildly successful iPhone, appears to be taking its first tentative steps into the world of bitcoin and cryptocurrency—revealing its upcoming iOS 13 software release will feature what Apple calls a "cryptographic" developer tool.

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Big banks announce fiat-pegged ‘XRP killer’ crypto for settlements

Banking giants in the U.S., Japan, and across Europe have created a consortium that will use cryptocurrency technology in cross-border transfers. The move also presents a direct competitor for Ripple’s XRP token.

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Coinbase Now Supports Cryptocurrency Token EOS

Major United States-based cryptocurrency exchange and wallet service Coinbase has added support for EOS, according to a press release on May 30.

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IOTA Rolls Out Decentralized Transaction Validation to Replace Centralized Version

Internet of Things (IoT) blockchain network Iota (IOTA) has completed preparations to further decentralize its transaction validation, Cointelegraph Auf Deutsch reported on May 28.

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Brave browser gaining impressive traction on Android, on par with Chrome

Brave is third, narrowly behind Google Chrome by Play Store rankings. Through a combination of innovative features including a native cryptocurrency, built-in privacy, and a streamlined experience, the app has been able to make headway in a well-entrenched industry.

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Bloomberg Report: Fidelity Will Start Institutional Bitcoin Trading Within Weeks

United States $7 trillion investment firm Fidelity will reportedly roll out bitcoin (BTC) trading for institutional clients in the coming weeks, Bloomberg reported on May 6.

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Kraken Just Now Disabled Bitcoin SV Trading, Price Continues To Decline

The Kraken exchange has followed several other exchanges in the decision to delist Bitcoin Cash SV (BSV), a move that has accelerated since Craig White’s decision to send legal notices to Twitter users and the likes of Vitalik Buterin and Peter McCormack.

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XRPL Labs Says It Is In The Process Of Obtaining A Banking License For XRPTipbot

Wietse Wind, the founder of Ripple-focused XRPL Labs, which is developing several products with the intention of increasing Ripple adoption, has revealed that the company is in the process of obtaining a banking license for its XRPTipBot.

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Ripple-Backed XRPayments Available On Play And App Store

A retail app called XRPayments has officially launched on the Google Play and iOS app store

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Breaking: Binance Will Delist Bitcoin SV (BCHSV) on April 22

Binance exchange has decided to delist and cease trading on all trading pairs for Bitcoin SV (BCHSV) starting from April 22nd, 2019.

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Harvard University Gets Directly Into Crypto – A Huge Leap Forward For Crypto Industry

Not only are institutional investors from Wall Street getting into crypto with the likes of institutional digital asset platforms like Bakkt and Fidelity coming to market, but Harvard University is making its move into crypto as well.

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First Bank In Japan To Cancel Cooperation With Money Tap Powered By Ripple Tech

Recently, it was announced that several banks would join the SBI-backed Money Tap app for the purposes of bettering cashless payments for small transfers, using Ripple’s xCurrent product. Resona Bank is the first bank to discontinue their participation on Money Tap.

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Report: ‘TRON Was the Fastest Growing Dapp Ecosystem’ in Q1 2019

The latest report by Dapp.com shows that TRON continues to lead when it comes to user activity, with more than 300,000 active users.

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Ripple Honored at the World Changing Ideas Awards for Developing xRapid

Successful campaign allowed Ripple to make a name for itself in the international technology landscape, and was considered as the architect of one of the ideas that could change the world.

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Breaking: EOS, MKR, And REP On Coinbase Pro

In keeping with its decision to add more tokens onto its platform, Coinbase Pro has just made DAI’s governance token Maker (MKR), prediction platform Augur’s token (REP), and Ethereum and TRON competitor EOS available to its professional traders

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Global IT Giant Adopts Ripple Technology

A global IT consulting giant with clients such as Citibank UK, General Electric and Microsoft says it’s offering a new way to connect banks and financial institutions to Ripple’s suite of cross-border payments technology.

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XRapid Appears On World Bank Official Website: “Pilot Saved 40%-70% In Foreign Exchange Costs” – A Step Closer To Mass Adoption?

It’s no news at this point that Ripple (XRP) is making headway with financial institutions around the world, as they take to its cross-border payments solutions for faster and cheaper transactions.

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CoinMarketCap Will Alter Listing Metrics After Latest Fake Volume Research

Cryptocurrency market data resource CoinMarketCap (CMC) has promised to rearrange how it ranks member exchanges after research found overwhelming evidence of fake volume.

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eToro Acquires Smart Contract Startup for Tokenized Asset Boost

Social investing platform eToro has just announced the acquisition of Firmo – a smart contract startup that enables derivatives to be tokenized “on any major blockchain.”

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CoinMarketCap Crypto Indices Launch on Nasdaq, Bloomberg, Reuters

Two cryptocurrency benchmark indices from data provider CoinMarketCap will launch today on financial data feeds from Nasdaq Global Index Data Service (GIDS), Bloomberg Terminal, Thomson Reuters Eikon (Refinitiv) and Germany’s Börse Stuttgart, as well as on its own platform.

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The World’s First Nasdaq-Powered Full-Stack Cryptocurrency Ecosystem to Go Live in H1 2019

Nasdaq and Bcause LLC, the developer of the very first “full-stack cryptocurrency ecosystem” have announced that Bcause will use Nasdaq’s proprietary order matching engine.

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CBOE Will Not List Bitcoin Futures in March, Cites Need to Assess Crypto Derivatives

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) will not add a new Bitcoin (BTC) futures market in March, the firm said in a statement on March 14.

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Ripple provides $100 million in funding for blockchain gaming developers

Ripple's Xpring today announced it is partnering with blockchain gaming platform startup Forte by providing $100 million for investment in blockchain gaming developers.

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‘World’s Biggest’ Blockchain-Focused ETF to Start Trading on London Stock Exchange

While most in the cryptocurrency community are looking forward to a Bitcoin ETF, independent investment management company Invesco, which has over $800 billion in assets under management, has announced the launch of the ‘world’s biggest blockchain-focused ETF.

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Amun AG raises $4M; prepares to launch XRP index product

Amun AG, the crypto startup behind the world’s first listed crypto index product, announced today that is has raised a $4 million seed round led by Graham Tuckwell, the first person to set up an exchange-traded fund tracking the price of gold.

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City of Denver to Pilot Blockchain Voting App in Coming Elections

A U.S. city plans to utilize a blockchain system to store and track votes in its upcoming municipal elections in May.

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Social Trading Giant eToro Adds Crypto Buying and Selling in 32 US States

Israel-based social investing platform eToro has launched a cryptocurrency trading platform and wallet service in the U.S.

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Tron Eyes the US Dollar, Announces New Crypto Partnership With Tether

Tron is partnering with Tether to integrate USDT on the Tron blockchain.

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Features Built-in Crypto Support

Samsung confirmed today that it has integrated “Samsung Knox” into the S10, a feature which uses hardware security to store private keys for blockchain applications, including – presumably – cryptocurrency.

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Mercury FX: Real-World Use of Ripple’s XRP-Powered xRapid Significantly Faster and Cheaper Than Swift

Mercury FX says its commercial use of Ripple’s XRP-based xRapid is dramatically boosting the speed and lowering the cost of its cross-border transactions.

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Ethereum Classic Develops Alert System to Detect Threats on the Blockchain

ETC Labs Core development team has created a new alert system to detect threats, such as the recent 51% attack, on the network.

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Ripple Partners Euro Exim Bank To Enhance XCurrent To Use It As SWIFT Replacement

Euro Exim Bank is planning to enhance Ripple’s xCurrent to support a trade finance system – as a replacement for SWIFT. The new system is attempting to embed trade finance instructions into xCurrent.

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Ripple Partner Plans to Move Millions of Dollars With XRP-Powered xRapid

The foreign exchange service Mercury FX says it plans to move millions of dollars worth of cross-border payments using Ripple’s XRP-based xRapid.

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Bakkt Begins Hiring for Futures Exchange Despite Delays

Bakkt has launched a hiring campaign, posting eight new positions to their website.

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Bitcoin Lightning Network Payments Have Already Surpassed All Altcoins At This Retailer

Lightning Network has the potential to provide the best of both worlds to cryptocurrency users in terms of payment functionality and liquidity.

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