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Crypto Tax Software CryptoTrader.Tax Integrates With TurboTax

[ad_1] Cryptocurrency-focused tax software CryptoTrader.Tax has integrated with leading American tax software Intuit TurboTax, according to a press release on April 4.The integration will purportedly allow users to export tax calculations from CryptoTrader.Tax to the TurboTax filing software, which will supposedly make the filing process easier. CryptoTrader.Tax co-founder David Kemmerer said:“You simply import your cryptocurrency trades into the platform using the technology we have built. The software will automatically crunch
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Decentralized Networks Aren’t as Censorship-Resistant as You Think

[ad_1] Censorship resistance is a much-touted attribute of decentralized networks. They allow anyone to permanently store anything onchain without seeking permission. While this is technically true, the reality, for many supposedly decentralized blockchains, is anything but. As the fate of controversial dapps has shown, even decentralized app stores aren’t immune from censorship and deplatforming. Also read: How to Create and Send Cryptocurrency Invoices Decentralized Networks Aren’t Immune to Deplatforming Somesing
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Exclusive Interview with MicroHash, let’s talk about ICT

[ad_1] Last year we had the opportunity to interview MicroHash (Lukas Tassanyi) who explained to us about Qubiota, one of the first Ecosystem’s projects related to Qubic.A couple of months ago, Lukas became part of the IOTA Foundation team and has been actively working on IOTA Controller AgentT (ICT) development. On this occasion we wanted Lukas to help us understanding a bit more about what ICT does and will do
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Coinsquare Crypto Exchange Launches Canadian Dollar-Backed Stablecoin

[ad_1] Coinsquare, one of Canada’s top crypto exchanges, will  be launching a stablecoin backed by the Canadian dollar dubbed eCAD, according to a press release on April 4.The new coin will purportedly be backed at a 1:1 ratio with Canadian dollars. Coinsquare states that the new coin will be a reliable and stable store of value that provides investors with an alternative to similar coins backed by the United States
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New Bitfury Joint Project to Manage Medical Data Permissions With Blockchain Tech

[ad_1] The Bitfury Group and blockchain-powered medical data marketplace Longenesis have jointly launched production of a blockchain-based consent management system for the healthcare industry. The development was announced in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on April 4.Per the release, the new product addresses issues with the management of user consent for ongoing and upcoming research endeavors, compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Health Insurance Portability and
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Why Bitcoin May Be The Greenest Technology Ever

[ad_1] The benefit for the planet may be incalculable by switching to a sound money like Bitcoin from inflationary ‘cheap’ money that incentivizes waste, incessant growth, and profligate consumption.  New Technology Requires New Thinking Today, most commentators attempt to define Bitcoin using analogies. They compare it to things they’re familiar with like stocks, commodities, or a payment service like PayPal.  Just like the automobile was first described as a horseless
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SFOX Market Index Reads Current Crypto Market as ‘Mildly Bullish’

[ad_1] Institutional cryptocurrency prime dealer SFOX’s index is now reading the digital currency market as “mildly bullish,” according to a report published on April 4.In the course of preparing the report, the company collected data about price, volume and volatility from eight major exchanges in March in order to examine the worldwide performance of six leading coins: Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin SV (BSV), and
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Google Search Requests for ‘Bitcoin’ Tripled During Recent Price Surge

[ad_1] Google searches for "Bitcoin" nearly tripled during the recent price spike, according to Google Trends data.According to Google Trends, search requests for Bitcoin (BTC) jumped from roughly 30 to 100 following the leading cryptocurrency’s surge on the night of April 2. That night Bitcoin pushed over $4,500 for the first time this year, gaining 15 percent overnight.The rating is compiled by algorithms, wherein “numbers represent search interest relative to
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Report: Crypto Miner Hut 8 Lays Off More Staff

[ad_1] Canadian Bitcoin (BTC) mining  firm Hut 8 has reportedly laid off employees at its facilities in the province of Alberta, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) reports April 4.Hut 8’s crypto mining facilities in Drumheller and Medicine Hat are part of a joint venture with European crypto mining hardware firm Bitfury.  A former employee at the Drumheller facility told the CBC that he was laid off along with two dozen
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Cryptocurrency Exchange IronX Launches Following $26 Million ICO

[ad_1] Cryptocurrency exchange IronX has launched for the public following a $26 million initial coin offering (ICO), technology-focused media outlet The Fintech Times reported on April 4.IronX is a regulated trading platform that was jointly established by digital trading firm IronFX and EmurgoHK, developers of the ninth-largest crypto by market cap, Cardano (ADA) in October of last year.IronX’ users can now trade in both fiat currencies like the U.S. dollar,