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Trusted Friends Can Become Crypto Custodians With the Vault12 Platform

[ad_1] A firm called Vault12 launched its new passkey security solution for cryptocurrency assets. Vault12 is an application that allows people to enlist their trusted friends and family members to help safeguard their assets. According to the project’s creators, the new application leverages the cryptographic algorithm Shamir’s Secret Sharing which allows keys to be split in a distributed fashion. Also Read: French Ministry of Education Publishes Bitcoin Resource Guide for
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Binance.US Now Lets Users Buy Cryptocurrency With Debit Cards

[ad_1] Customers of the United States-based branch of major crypto exchange Binance, Binance.US, can now purchase cryptocurrencies using their debit cards.In a blog post on Nov. 1, Binance.US announced that the exchange will now offer its customers the possibility to purchase cryptocurrencies with a debit card, joining existing U.S. dollar on-ramp and off-ramps, including the automated clearinghouse (ACH) and bank wire.Binance.US also announced that in its first 30 days since
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French High School Students Will Learn About Bitcoin And Crypto

[ad_1] France is about to introduce an educational module to its high school curriculum that covers Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrencies.In June, the French Ministry of National Education amended its study plan to incorporate the world’s largest cryptocurrency. French educators are expected to teach an introductory course that will assist students in understanding the impact Bitcoin has on the French and global economies.The ministry further provides teachers with three educational explainer
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CEO Of Zimbabwean Crypto Exchange Loses Password to Bitcoin Cold Wallet

[ad_1] Tawanda Kembo, the founder and CEO of the Zimbabwean cryptocurrency exchange Golix, claims to have lost the password to one of the exchange’s Bitcoin (BTC) cold wallets.On Nov. 1, local news daily iHare reported that the CEO of Zimbabwe’s first cryptocurrency exchange allegedly lost the password in May of last year. IHare wrote that the “password fiasco” was confirmed by two separate sources familiar with the matter. CEO loses access
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Coinbase Data Shows That Bitcoin Has Outperformed S&P 500 Since 2013

[ad_1] According to a new report by United States-based cryptocurrency exchange and wallet service Coinbase, Bitcoin (BTC) continues to outperform the world’s most popular stock indexes.Coinbase published its latest report on the day that the Bitcoin whitepaper turned 11 years old, claiming that BTC has outperformed tech stocks and the S&P 500 since 2013, saying:“While Bitcoin’s price fluctuates, it’s trending up and to the right following many bull runs. This
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Blockchain Conference TNABC Returns to Miami

[ad_1] On January 16-17, The North American Bitcoin Conference (TNABC) and Miami Blockchain Week are returning to the sunshine state as 2020 sets in motion. TNABC, celebrating its seventh year running, will feature prominent speakers, crypto developers, and blockchain executives during the event hosted in the financial district located on the gorgeous Miami coastline. Also read: China Ranks 35 Crypto Projects as President Xi Pushes Blockchain TNABC Returns to the
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Belgian Regulator Blacklists Another 9 Crypto Websites Suspected of Fraud

[ad_1] Belgium’s Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) has made an additional update to its blacklist of cryptocurrency-related websites associated with fraud.On Oct. 29, Belgium’s financial watchdog updated its list of cryptocurrency trading platforms for which it has detected indications of fraud, by adding nine new suspect sites, bringing the total of suspected crypto scams to 131.The financial authority said that it continued to receive new complaints from consumers who
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21 Crypto Exchanges Ask for License From Malta’s Financial Watchdog

[ad_1] The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) has received queries from 21 cryptocurrency exchanges seeking licensure under the Virtual Financial Assets (VFA) Act.21 firms out of 34 potential VFA providers are crypto exchangesAccording to an official announcement on Nov. 1, the 21 exchanges are among the 34 prospective VFA service providers that sent their letters of intent to the Maltese financial regulator in order to acquire a VFA Services Licence.The
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Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao to Speak at Turkish Summit Alongside Gov’t Bigwigs

[ad_1] Changpeng Zhao, CEO of major cryptocurrency exchange Binance, will be speaking at the Turkish Capital Markets Summit 2019.On Nov. 1, Cointelegraph Turkish reported that Zhao, also known as CZ within the crypto community, will be going to Turkey to attend and speak at the Capital Market Summit, which will be held in Istanbul from Nov. 19–20, 2019.The event also includes members of Turkey’s presidential administration. Dr. Ali Taha Koç,