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In our Expert Takes, opinion leaders from inside and outside the crypto industry express their views, share their experience and give professional advice. Expert Takes cover everything from Blockchain technology and ICO funding to taxation, regulation, and cryptocurrency adoption by different sectors of the economy. If you would like to contribute an Expert Take, please …

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Last fall, as cryptocurrencies seemed on the brink of a linkage with the traditional financial system,  there were predictions of a price explosion along with institutional, regulatory and mainstream acceptance of the currencies. Others predicted disaster or a collapse to zero value. In the end, despite some dramatic price moves, not much happened. Still, liquid …

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Adam James · February 28, 2018 · 5:00 pm<!– Excerpt Over the weekend, various high-level security researchers and academic cryptographers gave cryptocurrency project IOTA a failing grade – exposing a critical weakness and suggesting investors sell their coins while asking researchers to ignore or abandon the project. ‘Extremely Embarrassing’ The controversy began after a series …

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Adam James · February 28, 2018 · 5:00 pm<!– Excerpt Car owners in Dubai and the United Arab Emirates will soon be able to track their vehicles entire life history, thanks to a government-backed blockchain platform. What’s Your Car’s Story? According to Arabian Business, the transportation authority of Dubai has unveiled plans to create a …

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Getty Images It had been a good 48-hours for cryptocurrencies with the majority of the main digital currencies posting solid gains to start the week. However, an early morning slide has put a dampener on cryptocurrency investors. After extending gains early Wednesday, the No. 1 cryptocurrency, bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.12%  once again found heavy resistance above …

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Things are not looking good for the Coincheck exchange. After suffering from a massive hack, the company now deals with multiple lawsuits. Things only continue to grow worse in this regard. The latest lawsuit is a joint effort by 132 customers of the Coincheck exchange. It has been a very rough start to 2018 for …

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Litecoin users were quite excited regarding the imminent launch of LitePay. This new service brings LTC to more consumers and retailers, and the associated payment card would have made it easier to spend cryptocurrencies as well. Unfortunately, this new service has been put on hold indefinitely. A lot of people are disillusioned by this turn of …

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Adam James · February 28, 2018 · 3:00 pm<!– Excerpt Two first-time cryptocurrency investors shared their stories with The National on Wednesday, which illustrate that Bitcoin indeed isn’t the get-rich-quick scheme many people mistakenly believe. ‘ … What I Made, I Then Lost’ First up is a Pakistani investor named Mohammed, who first invested in …

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Paper wallets have always been considered to be a great solution for offline cryptocurrency storage. They are convenient and can be prepared in a few minutes. For some reason, people are still actively selling – and buying – pre-generated paper wallets on platforms such as eBay. It is evident this is a disaster waiting to happen. NEVER …

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Last updated on February 28th, 2018 at 11:21 am What is USI Tech? USI Tech (United Software Intelligence Technology) is a technology company that claims to have built the world’s first automated trading platform for Bitcoin. Since May 2017, the company has focused on providing Bitcoin packages which allow customers to automate their Bitcoin mining …

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