‘He Sounded Sincere To Me’: Jihan Wu Appears To Win Over Zcash’s Zooko

Wilma Woo · May 31, 2018 · 6:00 pm Zcash founding team member Zooko Wilcox-O’Hearn (known as Zooko) revealed he had spoken to Bitmain CEO Jihan Wu May 24, sparking contention among cryptocurrency commentators. Zooko And Wu Talk Bitmain In a blog post, Zooko recalled how he had discussed various current topics regarding mining manufacturer […]

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Scotland Hospital Opens Rehab Center for Crypto-Trading Addicts

We all indulge in guilty pleasures from time to time. Whether it’s chocolate, alcohol or something completely different, everyone has something that tantalizes their senses. For some people, that “something” is cryptocurrency. Now, a hospital in Scotland is working to help those who have taken their love of crypto a bit too far. Castle Craig […]

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Ripple CEO: Bitcoin’s Dominance Over Altcoins May Soon End

Adam James · May 31, 2018 · 6:30 am As anyone with altcoins in their portfolio knows, when the price of Bitcoin takes a hit, the rest of the cryptocurrency market gets hit harder. Likewise, when Bitcoin bounces, altcoins tend to outperform. The correlation between the market leader and its supplicants goes both ways — but […]

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Brazil Has Gone Crypto Crazy, Investor Numbers Surge

Brazil, at country that boasts the largest economy in South America, is becoming increasing interested in cryptocurrencies and associated blockchain technology, with the public, the government, and the education system all hopping on the bandwagon. Brazilians Hyped-up About Crypto In 2016, Brazilians moved $160 million in and out of Bitcoin. Last year, 2017, that number […]

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Roger Ver on ‘the Flippening’: Ethereum Will Upstage Bitcoin Before the End of 2018

Osato Avan-Nomayo · May 30, 2018 · 5:30 pm Roger Ver believes Bitcoin’s days at the top of the crypto tree are numbered. In an interview with The Independent, the former Bitcoin evangelist said that other cryptocurrencies were more technologically advanced than Bitcoin. He identified Ethereum and Bitcoin Cash as the harbingers of the coming […]

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BlockShow in Berlin Sets New Record With Largest Turnout Yet

The BlockShow Europe 2018 conference ended yesterday, May 29, after two days of panels and speakers, including Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales and BTCC co-founder Bobby Lee. Speaking about the conference, Bobby Lee told Cointelegraph: “I think conferences are important to get the word out there, to educate people and help them learn about cryptocurrency and […]

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