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    How do Bitcoin Futures Work?

    You probably don’t need any introduction to Bitcoin. Bitcoin is a form of digital currency that has become successful and widely used in recent years. Bitcoin as a cryptocurrency is not tangible and as such is not financed by any government or bank institution. There are no individual bitcoins valuable as an asset as balances are kept on a public ledger that everyone has access to. Digital assets can be volatile at times. This causes many traders to try and manage the risk involved by simply buying an asset when the price is low and resell when the price goes up. Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a mechanism…

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    Complex Compliances: Checklist for Crypto ATM Operators

    Besides being a lucrative business opportunity, Bitcoin ATM is difficult to maintain for ATM holders. Since the beginning of the first Bitcoin ATM installation in the U.S. and Canada in 2014, the demand for such ATMs has grown. Out of the two types of Bitcoin ATMs, one is used to only buy Bitcoins. While another one is complex and it is used for both buying and selling of the digital currency. Customers prefer Bitcoin ATM over Bitcoin exchange in the majority of the cases. But how can an ATM operator set up his own Bitcoin ATM in the area of his choice? The first and foremost requirement to set up…

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    World Will Not Adopt a Bitcoin or Gold Standard, Says Peter Brandt

    While almost the majority of financial gurus are heralding the arrival of bitcoin as the future king of the financial jungle, a reputed predictor of the market pattern disagrees vehemently. He believes that the global market may experience some new changes in the gold ratings but is adamant in his views that bitcoins or any other forms of crypto-currency, in general, will not ever be allowed to board the train to the land of global financial gains. The man seems unshakable in his opinions despite many other financial industry veterans that feel otherwise. Why So Sure? This acclaimed financial guru measures his words wisely. Thus his surety about this aggressive…

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    UNICEF Crypto Fund to Invest $100K in Humanitarian Blockchain Projects

    UNICEF Crypto fund is looking forward to work with the blockchain and cryptocurrency companies that are in the nascent stage to leverage the blockchain technology and overcome the humanitarian challenges, especially in this pandemic. In the past few years, UNICEF is giving funds to many startups that have a great idea of using open source technology to develop innovative solutions. These solutions will make the world the best place for everyone to live in. UNICEF is trying to accelerate this process. Cecilia Chapiro, who is working as the investment advisor for UNICEF ventures, stated that the innovation fund was announced in 2016 to support the latest technologies that are being…

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    Stock in Crypto mining firms Riot and HIve massively outperforms Bitcoin

    With the development of technology, new avenues such as blockchain and cryptocurrencies are opened. Many companies have started their own blockchain and also mining of virtual currencies or cryptocurrencies, which has sought attention from not only experts in technology but also in finance. Experts watch the growth in both of these fields and compare them to have a better vision for the future about the usage and spread of both technologies. As per the latest update, the blockchain has left the virtual currency Bitcoin far behind. The share prices of Riot Blockchain and Hive Blockchain have performed far better than Bitcoin in recent times. However, not every mining firm is…

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    Why is it difficult to buy Bitcoin with Paypal?

    For decades, Paypal has been serving as a means of mobile payments businesses. If you have an account in it, with a secure internet connection, you can make the payments for the items you have purchased. Thus, Paypal offers a reliable online financial service. As long as there are no conversions involved, money can be transferred to family and friends free of other costs. However, the question here is whether it is as easy to buy bitcoins using Paypal. Indeed, it is not an easy task to purchase Bitcoins using Paypal. Why is it so? The answer to this question and the supporting arguments are detailed in this blog. If…

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    How Much One Needs To Get Started Trading Cryptocurrencies?

    Before we head into the main topic, let’s talk a bit about cryptocurrency. It is a virtual currency that is secured by cryptography, making it almost unfeasible to replicate. It is a fresh form of digital advantage built on a network that is spread across a large number of computers. Trading cryptocurrency is also a path people choose to make money. So, let’s have a look at how much it costs to get cryptocurrency. Things to Keep in Mind Before Trading Cryptocurrency Cryptocurrency exchanges are disorderly in most authorities. A major number of regulators around the world have taken lenient methods to regulate cryptocurrency in some of its biggest trading…

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    Bitcoin Whales Keep Splashing Despite Price Drop

    Bitcoin has seen ups and downs in the recent past. The halving event of cryptocurrency took place for the third time on May 11. There is a sea of changes that may happen in the bitcoin and crypto industry. With the rewards declined from 12.5 bitcoins to 6.25 bitcoins, few miners left the bitcoin world as the coin takes some time to increase to a high value. The reports revealed that many bitcoin whales are still gathering the bitcoin as they see a future and whopping value for it. Whales gather many bitcoins. The acquisition of the bitcoin in recent times is worth USD 108 million based on the market…

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    Reddit partners with Ethereum Foundation to scale token usage to 430M

    Social news aggregation website, Reddit, has recently partnered with The Ethereum Foundation to call for projects and developers Ethereum scaling solutions. Excerpts from Reddit: “In conjunction with the Ethereum Foundation, Reddit is inviting Ethereum scaling projects to show the community how your scaling solution can be used to bring Community Points to mainnet. Our goal is to find a solution that will support hundreds of thousands of Community Points users on mainnet today and can eventually scale to all of Reddit (430 million monthly users).” What is Reddit? Reddit is a social news aggregation website headquartered in California, United States. According to Alexa, it is the 18th most popular website…

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    Hackers Are Stealing Computer Power To Make Millions In Bitcoin

    At the time of any new technological launch, we can see the experts and a large portion of the population engaged in checking all its positive and negative aspects. There is also another category that is found engaged in finding the shell whole of that technology. Some thieves, robbers, and hackers also come under this portion, who neutralizes the security aspects and uses it for their benefit. Many times computer hackers have executed very large incidents of hacking. The cryptocurrency was considered to be one of the safest means of transaction and investment. But now even this route is no longer untouched by hackers. Bitcoins are being used worldwide as…