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Insurance Blockchain Startup B3i Raises $16 Million

[ad_1] Zurich-based blockchain startup B3i Service AG has increased its capital by $16 million in February, according to recently published filings from the Swiss commercial register.B3i Service AG — a blockchain initiative formed by “Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative” B3i in 2018 and run by several international insurance companies including Munich Re and Swiss Re — has raised about $16 million, having maximized its capital to 22,475,945 Swiss francs ($22.6 million).According
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Leading Bitcoin Cash Developer Amaury Séchet Leaves Bitcoin Unlimited

[ad_1] Leading Bitcoin Cash (BCH) developer Amaury Séchet announced his departure from the development team of BCH node software Bitcoin Unlimited in a Medium post published on March 25.In his post, Séchet criticizes Bitcoin Unlimited project management and saying that it led to inefficient development and avoidable vulnerabilities in the code. He further notes that when he tried to address those issues, he was met with resistance. Séchet cites one
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Free Talk Live and Friends Raise $80K in Crypto for Ugandan Orphanage

[ad_1] On Monday, the independently syndicated radio broadcast Free Talk Live (FTL) announced that the organization, along with a group of businesses and FTL listeners, had raised $45,000 in cryptocurrencies to construct an orphanage in Uganda. The initiative also raised another $35,000 in crypto to purchase the land for the orphanage within the small African village. Also read: Mineable Cryptocurrencies Are Far More Valuable Than Non-Mineable Coins $80K in Crypto
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Microsoft’s Bing Blocked Over Five Million Cryptocurrency-Related Ads in 2018

[ad_1] Microsoft-owned search engine and advertisement platform Bing noted that it blocked over five million cryptocurrency-related ads last year in its “Ad quality year in review 2018” report published on March 25.Bing notes that the pseudo-anonymity of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC) “made cryptocurrency a prime target for fraudsters and scam artists to defraud end-users.” Bing claims that this is the reason for the ban of cryptocurrency-related content from its
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Explaining the Qubic Computation Model: Part 1

[ad_1] Ever since we first revealed the Qubic protocol we have been asked to go into more detail about the inner workings of the Qubic Computation Model. This is the first, in a series of blog posts, that will attempt to do exactly that. So fasten your seat belt, it’s going to be an interesting ride! There is a lot of ground to cover, and we will for now ignore
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Top Crypto Debit Cards in 2019

[ad_1] What Is a Crypto Debit Card? A crypto debit card is any debit card that allows you to pay using at least one type of cryptocurrency. Crypto debit cards typically provide you with the option to pay using fiat currency as well. While you may prefer paying with newer payment technologies (i.e. QR code scans that automatically debit from a mobile banking app or crypto wallet), many people like
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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, EOS, Bitcoin Cash, Binance Coin, Stellar, Cardano, Tron: Price Analysis, March 25

[ad_1] The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision.Мarket data is provided by the HitBTC exchange.During a meeting with the president of Argentina, American venture capital investor Tim Draper spoke about the potential of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. He also urged
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LocalBitcoins Announces Supervision by Financial Supervisory Authority of Finland

[ad_1] International peer-to-peer (P2P) crypto exchange LocalBitcoins will soon become supervised by the Financial Supervisory Authority of Finland, as the firm announced on its blog on March 25.Helsinki-based LocalBitcoins wrote that the Finnish Parliament approved new legislation that will provide a legal status for cryptocurrency assets on March 13, 2019.The authority has passed a proposal for a new Act on Virtual Currency Service Providers that is expected to come into
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Owner of ICO That Never Happened Attempts to Sell Project on eBay for $60,000

[ad_1] The owner of a startup that never launched its initial coin offering (ICO) is trying to sell the project on eBbay for $60,000, according to an offer on the e-commerce website that expires Friday, March 29.The startup, named “Sponsy,” is described as a blockchain project that is fully prepared to launch both ICO and security token offerings (STO). The author of the offer claims that the project was audited
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IOTA Price Prediction 2019: How High Can IOTA Price Go in 2019?

[ad_1] There are many hodlers that are wondering if they should still keep IOTA in their wallets, as there have been no signs of a major appreciation in the coin’s price. In today’s article, we will be analyzing some of the opinions and factors that could lead to a feasible IOTA price prediction for 2019. IOTA Price Development 2017 was the year when the IOTA project boomed. There were many