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4 Things Crypto Didn’t Do In 2017

A lot of focus has been placed on what the world of crypto did do in 2017, and this is for good reason. Without a shadow of a doubt, last year was absolutely huge for both blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies themselves. This does not mean that it achieved everything that it set out to do, and in order to improve the market, and help these fields develop, it is important to remember what it failed to deliver on. 1) We did not see mass adoption of blockchain The past year has definitely not been short of talk about blockchain patents,...

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A Cryptocurrency Crime Wave Could Soon Be Hitting Us

Digital currencies had a great year in 2017, but this rise could now spark a huge wave of crypto crime. It should be mentioned that 2017 also had its fair share of controversies as well, for example, the US Securities and Exchange Commission acted to halt a fast-moving ICO fraud. It is no secret that investing in cryptocurrencies is not without its risks, and fraud and hacking pose a severe threat. This problem is incredibly widespread throughout the world, making it difficult for the average person to avoid. Cybercrime has been a high threat right from the very beginning and...

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Why EthLend and Salt Lending Platform Are Going To Be Huge In 2018

Salt lending platform offers different solution if you need traditional currency. Whereas before the only option would be to sell your Bitcoins, this platform lets you put your Bitcoins in an escrow account, and the salt lending platform would then match you with someone who was willing to lend you fiat, or traditional currency. You agree an interest rate with them, and once you have finished paying back your loan, the Bitcoins are then released back to you. This platform is advantageous to both the investor and the lender. The investor gets to hold onto their cryptocurrency, as well as...

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Where And How To Buy Bitcoin And Altcoins

If you are interested in investing in Bitcoin, and other virtual currencies, it can often be very difficult to know where to go, and how to buy them. We will take a closer look at the different ways in which you can purchase Bitcoin and then how you can convert them into Altcoins. Before you do anything, it is important to know what Bitcoin is being needed and where it is. To do this, you can use a service called CoinMarket Cap. This lets you easily see where all of the trading is being done. You can use any exchange...

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The Blockchain Startups To Watch

Last year was definitely the year for blockchain technology. More people became involved in this technology, and as a result, there are now a growing number of startups, which are starting to harness the power of blockchain. We have narrowed down some of the best ones to watch in 2018. 1) Simple Token This startup helps companies to make use of blockchain and cryptocurrencies without needing to bring in experts and programmers. Simple Token allows the tools to design, launch and manage their own branded tokens, which are anchored to Ethereum. It was founded by Jason Goldberg and Nishith Shah...

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