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3 Cryptos That Can Beat Ripple

With Bitcoin (BTC) hitting what many predict was its absolute peak towards the tail-end of 2017, there are other altcoins on the horizon looking to topple it from its perch as an industry leader. Chief among these is Ripple (XRP), the value of which has exploded in the last 12 months. However successful 2017 was for Ripple, constant innovations in blockchain technology and the recent influx of new digital currencies to the market means that repeating that success in 2018 is by no means certain. Here are three cryptocurrencies that we feel could outrun Ripple in the year to come:...

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Investors Buy Half A Million Bitcoin To Make It More Accessible

The price of Bitcoin has gone through the roof recently, leaving a lot of people feel that it is too expensive for them to buy. However; Bitcoin investors have been warned that this is not the case, and it is in fact possible to buy half, a quarter or even a smaller fraction of one Bitcoin, which makes it far more accessible to others than it once was before. When you look at Ripple for example it is worth just $1.82, whereas Bitcoin is worth $14,195, which is the exact reason that smaller, lesser known virtual currencies are actually becoming...

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Price Of Bitcoin Will Double In 2018

If you have been keeping up with the crypto news for the past few months, you will know that Bitcoin has soared in value. Although the end of 2017 did see the price dip slightly again, it is still doing incredibly well. It rocketed from approximately $1,000 per coin, to more than $19,000, which is a huge 1,800 percent increase. It has been predicted that we could see the price of Bitcoin double or even triple in the coming year ahead. Tom Lee, the co-founder and head of research at Fundstrat Global Advisors has a good history of accurately predicting...

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Is Indonesia About To Ban Bitcoin?

It has been announced that The Central Bank of Indonesia have issued a warning to investors not to sell, buy or trade any cryptocurrencies due to the bubble risks and the risk that it could be used for ‘money laundering and terrorist financing’. They issued a press release this weekend, and this has resulted in the voluntary closure of two different cryptocurrency exchanges; BitBayar and TokoBitcoin. In the statement, they wrote; “Virtual currencies are vulnerable to bubble risks and susceptible to be used for money laundering and terrorism financing, therefore can potentially impact financial system stability and cause financial harm...

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Blockchain Technology Brings Huge Advancement In Food Safety

Blockchain technology has obviously played a huge part in cryptocurrencies, which have absolutely soared in recent months. But, this has led other ground breaking developments in blockchain applications to slip by almost completely unnoticed. Take food safety for example – the introduction of blockchain technology will enable consumers to make more informed decisions when purchasing their groceries, which will not only reduce the food waste, but also has the potential to stop the spreading of certain illnesses through food contamination, which can go on to save many lives. The issue of food safety is such an important one, and data...

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