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Huobi Global’s Prime Day Celebration Overview

  In 2010, Laszlo Hanyecz made history when he managed to exchange ten thousand Bitcoins with another early Bitcoin enthusiast for two pizzas. At the time, Bitcoin was $0.003 and those pizzas cost him around $30. Looking at today’s prices though, those Bitcoins would be worth a hell of a lot more, close the $70 million. Since that day in 2010, it has become a bit of a tradition in the crypto community. The ninth anniversary of pizza day was led by Huobi Global with a bit of history of its own this year; the Huobi Prime launch of Reserve’s...

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Crypto Correction Sends Markets Bleeding red - $12 billion lost

A massive move during trading in Asia meant that Bitcoin has pulled back from the $8,000 mark and the rest of the market has followed without question. Over the past 12 or so hours, the total crypto market capitalisation has been crushed by almost 5 percent as it lost $12 billion. The altcoins and leading cryptocurrency are still bleeding at the time of writing losing all the progress they have made over the past few weeks. It seems the correction is fully underway. Losing Bitcoin Bitcoin has once again failed to break resistance over $8k for the third time in...

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How Can Blockchain Benefit Indie Artists?

Making a living as an artist can be challenging. Brokers, publishers, streaming companies, license holders, retailers, lawyers and more all want their cut before the creative value of the artist is acknowledged with a payment. Now, imagine the obstacles faced by an indie artist. Up until this point, the odds have pretty much been stacked against artists who attempt to go it alone, as, more often than not, the fees of dominating intermediaries end up absorbing the already limited cash flow, leaving the artists in a monetarily undervalued and emotionally frustrated position. However, thanks to the transparent, decentralised nature of...

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Ron Paul: “US Dollar is Designed to be Vulnerable to Inflation”

He once ran for the US President’s chair from Congress and now, Ron Paul is staying as a critic of the Federal Reserve and Quantitative Easing (QE), which the Fed believes to be a solution to a lot of international problems. In a recent interview with Bitcoin Magazine, Paul said that Bitcoin could be a find substitutions to the US dollar which the Fed has turned into a bubble. The fall of USD Ron Paul and the Libertarian party seem to believe that he was partly provided with the foundation for emerging of decentralised digital coins like Bitcoin. Libertarians stand...

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Winklevoss: “The future of money is being built before your eyes”

There are a lot of big institutional players coming into the industry. With giant firms starting to look to crypto for the future of their business, some big names in the space like Tom Lee and the Winklevoss Twins have started to say that Bitcoin is “digital gold”, a subject that they have all pushed in the past. But now, they agree that it is the right time to actually get involved instead of sitting on the sidelines. Experts in Bitcoin and the founders of Gemini, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss were praised for their achievements in rowing as they competed...

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