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September 23, 2018

Lubomir Tassev: UNICEF France Accepts Donations in 9 Cryptocurrencies

The French office of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has started accepting donations in 9 of the most popular cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin cash (BCH) and bitcoin core (BTC). The announcement comes after earlier this year the UN agency launched several other...

From: Lubomir Tassev

September 22, 2018

Carlos: Announcing Bitcore Core for immediate upgrade!

Dear Bitcore BTX community, exchanges, merchant processor, etc. Bitcore Core Wallet version has now been released which includes a very important security fix for a DoS vulnerability, CVE-2018-17144! Since Bitcore core is a hybrid fork of bitcoin core, it is liable to the same bug. All...

From: Carlos

Justin Szilard: This Week In Dash: September 17-22

This week has been another awesome week for Dash with new integrations and developments! Continue reading to get a summary of the week! Integrations of the Week: Buying Pizza with Dash: Alejandro Echeverría, co-founder of Dash Help, Dash Merchant – Venezuela, and Dash Text showed how easy...

From: Justin Szilard

Wendy McElroy: Wendy McElroy: Crypto-Idealism Is the Future That Crypto-Statists Need to Defame

The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 4: State Versus Society Chapter 10, Part 5 Crypto-Idealism is the Future that Crypto-Statists Need to Defame by Wendy McElroy [A]ll those who used their knowledge in a bid to enact social change saw cryptography as a tool to...

From: Wendy McElroy

September 21, 2018 — Decentralized vehicle history: VINstuff #22 (September 17 — September 23)

Dear VINchain community,We’re grateful for the opportunity to share another week of progress with our supportive community. We have several projects in the pipeline and development on our current projects is moving forward at a meteoric pace. Our audience is hungry for the future and we are...

From: — Decentralized vehicle history

Justin Szilard: Venezuelan Online Grocery Stores Processes 80 Dash Transactions in One Day

Tu Pana Charcutero, an online store that sells groceries, delicatessen, and charcuterie has recently processed 80 Dash transactions in a single day. The online order book shows the amount purchased per order, exchange price, Dash discount, price in Dash, and transaction ID for the 80 orders paid...

From: Justin Szilard

Justin Szilard: Buying Pizza with Dash At Papa John’s in Venezuela

Alejandro Echeverría, co-founder of Dash Help, Dash Merchant – Venezuela, and Dash Text has filmed a new video of him buying pizzas with Dash from Papa John’s, the international pizza chain, in Caracas, Venezuela. As he walks into the pizza shop, he points out the store proudly...

From: Justin Szilard

Jamie Redman: A Censorship-Free Version of Bitcointalk? Developer Launches

Over the past few years, there’s been a big problem with cryptocurrency related forums and censorship. This week an independent and uncensored version of Bitcointalk has launched called Also read: Critical Bug Found in Bitcoin Core Invokes the Multiple Client...

From: Jamie Redman

September 20, 2018

Justin Szilard: Europol Concerned About Increasing Illicit Activities Using Cryptocurrencies

A new report by the EU-focused law-enforcement organization’s “Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment 2018” (IOCTA) says that cryptocurrency users and exchanges are at increasing risk of “criminal abuse” by bad actors within the space. The report cited the risk...

From: Justin Szilard

Justin Szilard: SEC Commissioner Argues for Relaxed Cryptocurrency Regulations

SEC Commissioner Hester M. Peirce recently gave a speech at the Cato Institute’s FinTech Unbound Conference where she discussed the importance of allowing cryptocurrencies to thrive without heavy SEC interference to foster innovation to benefit investors and consumers. Ms. Peirce is known for...

From: Justin Szilard

Kevin Helms: Danske Bank’s Alleged Money Laundering Now Totals $234 Billion, CEO Quits

The investigation into Danske Bank’s alleged money laundering has uncovered new funds. The amount of “questionable money” flowing through the bank’s Estonian branch has grown from $150 billion to approximately $234 billion. In response, the CEO of Danske Bank turned in his...

From: Kevin Helms

Jeffrey Gogo: Brazil’s Biggest Banks Under Investigation For Monopoly In Cryptocurrency Trade

Some of Brazil’s biggest banks have come under investigation for alleged monopolistic tendencies in the trade of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The Administrative Council for Economic Defense, a transparency and competition body, accuses the financial institutions shutting down accounts...

From: Jeffrey Gogo

September 19, 2018

Justin Szilard: Hedge Fund Doubts Litecoin’s Viability, How Does Dash Measure Up?

The crypto-fund Multicoin Capital has released an in-depth analysis on why they believe the arguments in favor of bull market movements for Litecoin are weak and do not stand up to scrutiny. The paper started off by disclosing that the firm is short Litecoin and went into saying “Litecoin...

From: Justin Szilard

Team Ripple: PNC Bank Embraces Blockchain and Joins RippleNet

PNC Bank, a top ten bank in the United States, has joined RippleNet. PNC customers will be able to receive real-time cross-border payments. With more than 8 million customers and retail branches in 19 states, PNC has a diverse set of customers, including consumers, small businesses and large...

From: Team Ripple

Team Ripple: RippleNet Now Reaches 40 Countries Improving Remittances and SME Payments

An over 400 percent increase in remittance inflows over the last ten years has sparked new demand for faster, low-cost global payments. Driven by emerging market economies, remittances around the world totalled over 600 billion dollars last year. Across these same regions small- and...

From: Team Ripple

Carlos: Bitcore BTX is now available for exchange on

Dear community we are excited to tell you that Bitcore BTX has been listed in Bitsten Asia, you can now enjoy this new exchange, here is a review of them. We hope you enjoy and have a happy trading. Bitsten is a marketplace that offers the ability to trade multiple cryptocurrencies and utilizing...

From: Carlos

Joël Valenzuela: Dash Text SMS Wallet Launches in Venezuela Enabling Transactions Without Internet

Dash Text, a wallet service enabling Dash transactions via SMS message, has launched its public beta in Venezuela. The service operates Dash wallets by SMS-based commands, sent to a five-digit shortcode similar to those used in popular SMS voting. This enables anyone with a cell phone of any...

From: Joël Valenzuela

Kevin Helms: Denmark’s Largest Bank Took Two Years to Close Accounts of Blacklisted Russian Clients

Denmark’s largest bank, Danske Bank, reportedly knew that some of its Estonian branch’s clients were on the Russian government’s blacklist but did not close their accounts for two years. The bank is currently being probed by three countries over $150 billion money laundering...

From: Kevin Helms

September 18, 2018

Jamie Redman: US Confiscates Millions in Cryptocurrencies in Alphabay Forfeiture Case

This month the US District Court of Eastern California has been very busy dealing with cases involving the infamous and now defunct darknet marketplace the Alphabay. The Federal courthouse in Fresno just recently wrapped up the forfeiture case involving the alleged Alphabay leader Alexandre...

From: Jamie Redman

Przemysław Budziszewski: Out Now: easyMINE beta.0.5.0

easyMINE version beta.0.5.0 is now available. To install the update, follow these steps:Sign into the dashboard and go to GPU mining > GPU rig list.Select the rig you want to update. Click the rig name to enter Rig details view.Click the cloud icon in the Rig information box. A...

From: Przemysław Budziszewski

Joël Valenzuela: Payment Apps Quickly Replacing Cash, Cryptocurrency Offers Best of Both

Payment apps are on the rise as cash fades from use, opening a place in the payments space for cryptocurrency. The usage of payment apps such as Venmo, PayPal, Zelle, and others is on the rise, particularly among members of younger generations, who frequently use them for peer-to-peer payments...

From: Joël Valenzuela

Justin Szilard: Entrepreneurs are Making Traveling via Cryptocurrencies Easier

More Stamps Global, which just launched this past August, allows travelers to purchase hotels and flights (domestic and international) with 40 different cryptocurrencies, including Dash, for destinations all around the world. The Hungarian based company aims to eventually accept up to 300...

From: Justin Szilard

Jamie Redman: Security Specialist Wizsec Gives Insight on the Billion Dollar BTC Wallet

The bitcoin security specialists Wizsec has recently explained to the public that the wallet that held more than 111,000 BTC did not derive from the Silk Road marketplace, and it’s also not one of the Mt Gox wallets. Further Wizsec detailed today that a recent article had quoted the...

From: Jamie Redman

September 17, 2018

Lubomir Tassev: More Banks Sanctioned for AML, Fraud-Related Violations

When societies discuss cryptocurrencies, the argument that the decentralized and unregulated nature of the crypto space leaves the door open to abuse, like money laundering and financial fraud, is often put forward by officials and authorities. However, a string of cases involving precisely...

From: Lubomir Tassev

Jamie Redman: Seoul-Based Food Delivery Service Now Accepts Bitcoin Cash

This week Bitcoin Cash (BCH) fans were pleased to hear another well-known merchant is now supporting BCH for payments. The South Korea-based food dispatch platform called Shuttle Delivery now accepts BCH for door-to-door meal deliveries throughout the Seoul region. Also read: Gemini Dollar...

From: Jamie Redman

Joël Valenzuela: Dash Added to Brazilian RealExchange Amid Latin American Dash Boom

Dash has been added to the Brazilian cryptocurrency exchange RealExchange in an expansion of Dash’s adoption in the region. The Brazil-based exchange offers support for a handful of currencies including Dash, Bitcoin, Litecoin, and SmartCash. The exchange also supports fiat trading pairs...

From: Joël Valenzuela

Przemysław Budziszewski: easyMINE Server Update: September 17, 2018

This is a server-side update. No user action is necessary.What’s new:Added server-side support for Lyra2 miningAdded employee account management functionalityAdded ability to review up to 30 days of rig event historyAdded ability to copy/paste overclocking settings between cardsRedesigned...

From: Przemysław Budziszewski

NAVIADDRESS: Premium Naviaddresses in the Netherlands!

Dear Naviaddress Community,We are excited to announce that Premium Naviaddresses are available in the Netherlands now!We would like to encourage you to become one of the first owners of a Premium Naviaddress on blockchain. Join us today at tuned and get ready...


Justin Szilard: Study: Hard Forks Hinder Mass Cryptocurrency Adoption

A new study published in Springer’s Journal, Environment Systems and Decisions, claims that hardforks are a hindrance to mass adoption of cryptocurrencies. The study claimed that hardforks create an erosion of trust and decrease consumer confidence in cryptocurrency’s use as a medium of...

From: Justin Szilard

Franco Spinella: dinastycoin nuovo algoritmo Lwma4

E’  stata dura ma siamo ripartiti.. era necessario implementare nuovo algoritmo evoluto LMWA v.4 e aggiornare il formato dei Blocchi ora v.4 anche quelli. Notti insonni un agosto davvero bollente non solo per il caldo. Ora stiamo ripristinado tutti i wallet on line e preparando nuova...

From: Franco Spinella
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