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The American Cancer Society

American Cancer Society is now accepting BTC donations

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One of the hugest non-profit corporations in the USA - The American Cancer Society (ACS) - is starting to receive Bitcoin donations via BitPay. A representative of ACS Brant Woodward said: "It's not extraordinary that our organization is trying to withdraw support from a large specter of...

Youtube ban crypto

YouTube deleted crypto videos, listing as dangerous content

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Recently, YouTube removed videos related to the topic of crypto from its platform. This was announced by the authors of the channels from which the video clips were deleted. At least 11 channels reported the removal of content, including Altcoin Daily, Chico Crypto, The Cryptoverse, Crypto Tips,...

Rakuten Group

Rakuten will let its customers swap points for crypto

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One of the most remarkable e-commerce businesses Rakuten has declared, that its users will have a new service soon that will let them swap their loyalty points for three preeminent crypto coins. Rakuten Group has about 1.3 billion members. According to the corporation, it is an excellent move for...

Justin Sun Just.Game

Justin Sun again got into a scandal with the alleged pyramid

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TRON founder Justin Sun has once again been criticized by the community. He supported the launch of the decentralized Just.Game application, which is very similar to the financial pyramid. The new application is a game in which you need to send TRX tokens to a smart contract, and then publish the...

China confiscated miners

7,000 bitcoin miners confiscated during police raid in China

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Tangshan City District authorities seized 6,890 ASIC miners illegally connected to the electricity grid. It is reported by Trustnodes with reference to local media. Police raids took place in more than 70 thousand households, as well as in factories, retail outlets, and communities. In one of the...

CEO of Binance

Binance CEO: More governments will adopt crypto in 2020

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2019 was full of various crypto events: BTC skyrocketing, several Central Banks issuing their digital currencies, and much more. The adoption of crypto moved from retail to organizations and then to the sovereign, and the most unbelievable forces started espousing digital currencies' technology....

Poloniex unlimited trading

Poloniex returns unlimited trading for unverified accounts

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The Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange returned unlimited trading and unlimited deposits for accounts without KYC. The only limit is set for the daily withdrawal of $10 thousand. Start trading in seconds 🚀We just introduced a new account tier for new customers! All you need is an email address and...

Brian Armstrong

Coinbase CEO got a patent for tech letting users email BTC

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Brian Armstrong, the Chief Executive Officer of Coinbase, has been given a US patent for a contraption that will change the transaction model of BTC. According to the paper, the user will be able to send bitcoin as simple as an email. The patent was registered in March 2015 and was given on...

Forbes accepts crypto payments

The Forbes magazine starts accepting cryptocurrency payments

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The Forbes magazine starts accepting cryptocurrency for its subscription. The American magazine started posting news about cryptocurrency and blockchain not so long ago but started accepting crypto payments just now. The users will have to pay only $1 in digital currency for one week. For one month...

Britain’s separation from the EU or Brexit

Blockchain.com’s is adding a GBP gateway to its exchange

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A popular cryptocurrency exchange Blockchain.com is adding British pound to its platform as it prepares for Britain’s upcoming farewell from the EU or Brexit. The news, published on Thursday, states that the extension will utilize Britain’s Faster Payments Service (FPS) to let...

France ICO legal

First ICO approved in France

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The French Financial Markets Authority for the first time approved an application for an initial coin offer. The regulator’s website says that approval was received by French-ICO, which developed a platform for financing projects with crypto. The permit will be valid until the deadline for...

Bitcoin illegal activity

50% of BTC transactions are connected with illegal activity

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An official from the US Federal Reserve considers that half of Bitcoin users are criminals. Lael Brainard stated all the dangers that cryptocurrencies yet can bring in her remarks delivered on 18 December in Germany. She was speaking as part of a panel honoring Benoît Coeuré, a member of the...

Greta Thunberg Justin Sun

Justin Sun will donate $1 million to Greta Thunberg

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TRON founder Justin Sun announced his desire to support environmental activist Greta Thunberg. For this, he is ready to allocate $1 million. He stated that he shared the desire of Greta to change the world. At the same time, according to Sun, cryptocurrencies can make a significant contribution to...

Bitcoin SV

BitGo warns that Bitcoin SV’s hard fork will stun the wallet

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BitGo, a cryptocurrency management organization, warns its users to convert their Bitcoin SV coins due to a compatibility issue. The company mentioned that the upcoming hard fork of the altcoin, known as Genesis, contains a protocol modification that can bring to the impossibility of the wallet to...

Russia FSB bitcoin crime

Threatening to torture FSB pseudo-officers stole $1 million

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The Petrograd District Court of St. Petersburg has registered a criminal case against two accused of extortion and theft of funds, including cryptocurrencies. Total damage is estimated at more than 60 million rubles (almost $1 million). According to the joint press service of the judicial system of...

Cardano testnet

Cardano’s testnet debuts with 17% ADA supply staked

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Cardano’s incentivized testnet has launched with encouraging returns. Holders have already staked 17% of the ADA stock, which equals to 5.4 billion of the coin. IOHK additionally mentioned that above 120 staking pools ran online through the opening day of work. Though most of the pools were...

Women are interested in BTC

The study revealed 43% of Bitcoin investors are women

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The organization behind the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) and other funds tightened to crypto prices requested a study of investor understandings of bitcoin. The study revealed that only a third part of all US investors are involved in the leading crypto coin, and of that interested group, 43% are...

Weibo block Justin Sun

Justin Sun's and Binance CMO's Weibo accounts are blocked

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The Chinese social network Weibo, an analogue of Twitter, has blocked the account of TRON founder Justin Sun, whose branded marketing techniques have often been criticized both in China and the rest of the world. BREAKING and FINALLY ... @justinsuntron 's weibo (Chinese Twitter) account is now...

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