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New App And Debit Card Developed By Crypto Exchange For Payment And Cash Out Option Of Cryptocurrencies

November 2017 saw the start of a new project straight out of South Korea, in which debit card provider, Fidelium, embarked on a new project in which a cryptocurrency debit card would be designed. The project planned to allow for interactions with cryptocurrency assets at cash machines in the same way you currently can with your standard issue bank or debit card. The company also intended to integrate the card with a Multiwallet App, in order to facilitate live cryptocurrency exchanges and storage. Crypto Debit Cards Online cryptocurrency exchanges tend not to feature debit cards as a part of their...

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Apple Services Now Supports Ripple Inter-Ledger Protocol

In a frankly colossal announcement yesterday, Apple have announced a new update that seems to support Ripple’s Inter-Ledger Protocol (ILP). This is a network through which cryptocurrency and blockchain payments can be facilitated. At the moment, Ripples ILP allows a multitude of currencies to pass through the network however, in order to bolster the movement of Ripples XRP currency, the ILP provides a much faster service to payments and transfers in XRP. Farhan Hussain provides an interesting demonstration of how the Ripple ILP works in practice and also discusses the topic at hand, you can see Hussain’s video, here- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fBRRWHoeL-0...

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Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Is Starting To Lose Its Charm

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) became popular as the first hard fork of Bitcoin (BTC). Most BTC holders and hoarders received it for free but a large number of investors also paid to get Bitcoin Cash. The reason was obvious, back then some considered Bitcoin Cash as an improvement to Bitcoin and accepted it as a newer version of the coin. Roger Ver, the founder of Bitcoin Cash also owns Bitcoin.com and has significant influence in the crypto community. It is for this reason that early adoption and acceptance of this coin was comparatively easy. The reasons to invest in Bitcoin Cash...

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Cryptocurrencies Are Similar To Infectious Diseases

Read the headline again, no, this does not say that cryptocurrencies are spreading infectious diseases, however, research is out this week that maps the spread of cryptocurrency trends, in a similar way to that in which epidemiologists map the spread of disease occurrences in order to monitor outbreaks and pandemics. I must note that the ‘crypto-mania’ as it is known, is not infectious and despite what a lot of experts say, its not something you can catch directly. You can take your PPE off now. UK banking group ‘Barclays’ have today published some crypto-mania research that according to Business Insider...

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Bitcoin Price Could Plummet In A Week

Tax Day in the USA is almost like a national holiday for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Imagine your birthday, Christmas and Easter all at once. Tax Day, dictates a deadline for self-assessed tax payments to be made by, to the IRS. This year, it falls on the 17th of April. At the moment, cryptocurrency markets are still looking bleak, Bitcoin specifically stands at $6736.68, down 1.87% at the time of writing this piece. Therefore, heading in to Tax Day, things really aren’t looking that promising. As we know the IRS are clamping down on the taxation of cryptocurrency assets...

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