We Need To Encrypt The Peer-To-Peer Layer Of Bitcoin For Privacy
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We Need To Encrypt The Peer-To-Peer Layer Of Bitcoin For Privacy

By making traffic between network peers encrypted, Bitcoin Improvement Proposal 324 can improve privacy by hiding node locations and other private data.By making traffic between network peers encrypted, Bitcoin Improvement Proposal 324 can improve privacy by hiding node locations and other private data.The below is a direct excerpt of Marty’s Bent Issue #1231: “BIP 324…

It Is Time To Turn The Tables On The Bitcoin Environmental Debate
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It Is Time To Turn The Tables On The Bitcoin Environmental Debate

This is an opinion editorial by Marie Poteriaieva, a Ukrainian-French crypto industry observer and educator, following the space since 2016.Bitcoin is routinely treated as an environmental pariah: its energy consumption is quite simple to track and quick-label as “anti-ecological.” This statement is wrong on many levels, but public opinion is rarely nuanced, and politicians often…

Does The Wisdom Of Bitcoin Come From An Ancient Civilization?
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Does The Wisdom Of Bitcoin Come From An Ancient Civilization?

This is an opinion editorial by Leon Wankum, one of the first financial economics students to write a thesis about Bitcoin in 2015.As I walk through the ruins of Machu Picchu, an Incan citadel built in the heights of the Andes Mountains in Peru and dating back to sometime around 1450, I see the magnificent…

Nubank Now Allows 53 Million Brazilians To Buy Bitcoin
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Nubank Now Allows 53 Million Brazilians To Buy Bitcoin

Brazil’s largest digital bank, Nubank, has rolled out bitcoin buying capabilities to all its 53.9 million customers.The Warren Buffett-backed fintech had announced the feature in May through a blog post, mentioning how the option would be rolled out in phases. At the time, the company also made a treasury allocation to bitcoin.The blog post was…

Luxury Swiss Watchmaker Breitling Now Accepts Bitcoin
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Luxury Swiss Watchmaker Breitling Now Accepts Bitcoin

Breitling now accepts bitcoin.The Swiss watchmaker has added BitPay’s cryptocurrency payments service to its website, allowing customers to choose BTC on checkout.TAG Heuer and Hublot have recently made similar announcements.Luxury watchmaker Breitling now accepts bitcoin payments.The Swiss watch manufacturer teamed up with cryptocurrency payment services provider BitPay to enable the new payment method in its…

Haste Arcade’s Keith LaForce on CoinGeek Backstage: BSV’s instant global P2P payments change everything
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Haste Arcade’s Keith LaForce on CoinGeek Backstage: BSV’s instant global P2P payments change everything

Home » Interviews » Haste Arcade’s Keith LaForce on CoinGeek Backstage: BSV’s instant global P2P payments change everything Gaming has become one of the biggest industries globally. Despite this growth, game developers only have a few monetization options, with the top two being ads or charging a specific price for the game. Bitcoin SV has…

RBI collaborating with top banks for blockchain-based trade financing pilot project
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RBI collaborating with top banks for blockchain-based trade financing pilot project

Home » Business » RBI collaborating with top banks for blockchain-based trade financing pilot project The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is enlisting several top banking institutions in the country to run a blockchain-based pilot project centered on trade financing. The project’s objective is to make blockchain a part of India’s Core Banking System. According…

Roger Ver accused of defaulting on $47M CoinFLEX debt
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Roger Ver accused of defaulting on $47M CoinFLEX debt

Early ‘crypto’ backer Roger Ver has been fingered as the individual whose alleged financial shortcomings caused a recent halt in withdrawals at an exchange in which he is an investor. Last week, the Hong Kong-headquartered/Seychelles-incorporated CoinFLEX digital currency yield platform/exchange announced that it had “temporarily” paused customer withdrawals “as a protective measure.” On Monday, the…

Singapore vows to be ‘unrelentingly hard’ on bad behavior in digital assets market
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Singapore vows to be ‘unrelentingly hard’ on bad behavior in digital assets market

Home » Business » Singapore vows to be ‘unrelentingly hard’ on bad behavior in digital assets market The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), Singapore’s central bank and financial regulator, has reiterated that it will leave no room for bad behavior in the digital assets market.  In an interview with Financial Times, MAS Chief Fintech Officer Sopnendu Mohanty…

Philippines central bank studying blockchain tech to improve its financial market infrastructure
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Philippines central bank studying blockchain tech to improve its financial market infrastructure

Home » Business » Philippines central bank studying blockchain tech to improve its financial market infrastructure The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is exploring several key technologies to help it develop a new financial market infrastructure (FMI), including distributed ledger technology (DLT), according to a survey by the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Quoting the ADB…