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Forbes Releases List of Billion Dollar Companies Using Blockchain

[ad_1] Financial news outlet Forbes has released a list of “Blockchain’s Billion Dollar Babies,” or companies implementing blockchain technology that have minimum revenues or valuations of $1 billion, on April 16.The list includes companies in the cryptocurrency and blockchain development spaces, in addition to traditional financial firms like banks and clearing houses, food companies, supply chain management firms and others.Most of the companies listed are household names like Amazon, Walmart,
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Brazil Trades a Record 100,000 Bitcoin in 24 Hours

[ad_1] Brazil, the largest Latin American economy, broke a new record when Brazilian exchanges traded over 100 thousand bitcoin within 24 hours. In parallel, Brazil reported that its economic activity in February fell to the lowest level in the last nine months. Brazil Trades Over 100,000 bitcoin in 24 Hours The battle between Brazil and Argentina for the supremacy of the Bitcoin market in Latin America reached a new dimension.
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Following Community Poll, Kraken Delists Bitcoin SV

[ad_1] Major United States cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has decided to delist bitcoin (BTC) offshoot bitcoin SV (BSV), the firm announced on April 16.In an official press release, Kraken said that BSV had “engaged in behavior completely antithetical to everything we at Kraken and the wider crypto community stands for.” As such, the exchange has decided to delist the currency, which was the result of a hard fork in the bitcoin
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Romanian Central Bank Official Says Crypto Will Not Fulfil Basic Roles of Currency

[ad_1] An official from the Romanian central bank has stated that cryptocurrency will not replace currency issued by central banks as it is not necessarily a currency. The news was published by local media outlet Business Review on April 16.Daniel Daianu, a member of the Romanian National Bank (BNR)’s Administration Council, reportedly stressed the necessity to be aware of the difference between institutions and their roles, ensuring that those roles
BLOCKCHAIN

Major Auditing Firm Ernst & Young Releases Updates to Two Blockchain-Related Products

[ad_1] Big Four auditing firm Ernst & Young (EY) has released two new blockchain developments, a new version of its Blockchain Analyzer and a zero knowledge proof protocol. The company revealed the products in two separate press releases on April 16.EY has launched the second generation of its analytics tool EY Blockchain Analyzer. While the first generation of the product was available to only EY audit teams facilitating gathering companies’
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Blockchain Firm Digital Asset Integrates Smart Contract Language With Hyperledger

[ad_1] Blockchain software firm Digital Asset will integrate their smart contract language DAML with Hyperledger Sawtooth, a modular platform for distributed ledgers. Digital Asset announced the development in a blog post on April 16.In the post, Digital Asset revealed that it has begun working with Hyperledger members, Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP), in order to integrate the Digital Asset Modeling Language (DAML) runtime with Hyperledger Sawtooth, which is a modular platform
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Double Tops and Bottoms Pattern in BTC Futures Trading – How Can We Profit?

[ad_1] In last few weeks, Bitcoin price traded to a new 2019 high close to $5,500 but disappointed most investors who were anticipating a break above $6,000 with a downside correction and declined below the support at $5,200. Though some traders believe the crypto winter will come to an end soon based on the previous bullish momentum over the last week, Bitcoin is still in danger of another drop. During
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Blockshow Launches Crypto Fundraising Campaign for Notre Dame Reconstruction

[ad_1] BlockShow, an international blockchain event powered by Cointelegraph, has started a campaign to raise cryptocurrency for the Notre Dame cathedral reconstruction. The news was announced on Blockshow’s official Twitter account on April 16.In the tweet, the team behind Blockshow revealed that it has initiated a fundraising campaign for the Notre Dame reconstruction following the devastating fire that engulfed the cathedral yesterday, April 15.The Blockshow team posted two digital currency
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Bitcoin Price Analysis: Daily Resistance Level Tested Following Strong Buying Pressure

[ad_1] Summary: Despite some strong, intraday selling, bitcoin’s macro-bullish market structure remains intact. So far, we have seen a test of two daily levels and have clearly established support. At the moment, the bitcoin market is working on testing a third level, but is currently feeling out the strength of the supply and demand. We have yet to see a strong test of the overhanging liquidity zone in the $5,700
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UK and Europe-Based Users Can Now Buy Bitcoin Cash Inside the Bitcoin.com Wallet

[ad_1] In the summer of 2017, Bitcoin.com launched its open source light client and since then more than 3.8 million wallets have been created. We’ve since added a load of new features to the wallet software and as of April 15, 2019, Bitcoin.com Wallet users in the UK and Europe can purchase bitcoin cash (BCH) directly inside the wallet. Also read: This Version of Lode Runner Is Fueled by BCH-Powered