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Following the payment protocol – Ripple’s recent launch of its new beta service – dubbed Line of Credit, Ripple could now be working towards introducing a new product. One Twitter user and a dedicated XRP fan found that Ripple has registered a trademark for what could be its new product called “PayString.”  The mark consists
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Bitcoin’s latest exponential bull run has created huge ripples not only in the crypto space but the mainstream financial world as well. One of the massive changes spotted in the traditional financial industry recently is growing interest for BTC among institutional investors. Speculations are rife that investors are now more interested in BTC than gold.
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The Bitcoin network mempool shrank to its smallest size since mid-October this week after the network’s hash power soared. The clear mempool meant that that thousands of stuck transactions pending confirmation were included in recent blocks, leaving very few unconfirmed transactions still outstanding. The spike in hash power has been attributed to the re-activation of
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Mainstream U.S. media outlet CBS is airing a documentary tonight on the takedown of the Silk Road dark web marketplace. It features an interview with Julia Vie, former girlfriend of Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht who claims ‘Dread Pirate Roberts’ wasn’t motivated by money — to the point where he didn’t even own a car
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iPhone maker Apple has recently launched the channel Apple Music TV which is exclusively for music videos. According to The Verge, Apple Music TV is a free, curated, 24-hour live stream of popular music videos where American users can watch videos in the browse tabs of the Apple Music app and on the Apple TV
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The cryptocurrency market might have had a horrid time over the past few weeks, but things have changed this week. Much of the reversal in fortunes is possibly tied to the upcoming Bitcoin halvening event. Why the Sudden Jump? The world’s biggest cryptocurrency by market cap has been in the doldrums due to the coronavirus-induced
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Over the years, it became accepted wisdom that Bitcoin was a store of value, and that it could work as a hedge against market fluctuations. However, this has not turned out to be the case during the course of the current prolonged market turmoil. After the oil price crash on Monday, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency
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