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Millennial and Male: 3 Crypto Card Issuers Profile Their Average User

[ad_1] Platforms offering debit cards that can be topped up with cryptocurrency have enjoyed growing popularity in the crypto community. They provide a payment solution for those who earn and own digital coins, enabling in-store and online crypto payments. Their expanding user base provides a snapshot of the kind of people who spend crypto on a daily basis and what they like to buy. Also read: Crypto Debit Card Targets
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Keeping Your Assets Safe — Crypto Insurance May Soon Become the Norm

[ad_1] If the crypto sector is to attract more institutional investors, it will need to provide more insurance solutions. This point was driven home anew with the recent news that the Gemini crypto exchange has launched a captive insurance company, Nakamoto Ltd., to insure its Gemini Custody business for up to $200 million — reportedly the largest amount for any crypto custody service in the world. This new insurer will help
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Ripple Tops List of Blockchain Capital Raisers in 2019

[ad_1] Ripple raised the highest amount of funding among blockchain companies last year, according to a report by CB Insights. Ripple Raises $200 Million at a Valuation of $10B Last month, we reported that Ripple secured $200 million in a Series C round from investors like SBI Group, Tetragon Financial Group, and Routee 66 Ventures. The blockchain firm led by Brad Garlinghouse was valued at $10 billion at the time.
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3 Reasons Why the Crypto Market is Crashing Today

[ad_1] The global crypto market capital has shed another $7 billion today, as Bitcoin and the wider altcoin market continue to struggle to find support. We’re here to explain why this is happening right now. Bitcoin is the main trading pair with every other cryptocurrency or token on most major exchanges. If Bitcoin’s price rises, most other coins and tokens also rise, sometimes even outperforming Bitcoin itself in price action.
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Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models

[ad_1] The porn industry is seen by many as a perfect fit for widespread cryptocurrency usage as it suffers from financial censorship far more than most businesses. When Paypal stopped servicing Pornhub models, the company hinted it might turn to digital currency as an alternative and now this has been accomplished with the Tether stablecoin USDT. Also Read: Pornhub Suggests Crypto Payments After Paypal Censors Model Payouts Pornhub Turns to
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Accused Bitcoin Launderer Vinnik Reportedly Arrives at French Hospital

[ad_1] According to a Facebook post by Alexander Vinnik’s lawyer, Zoe Konstantopoulou, the alleged BTC-e money launderer has successfully been extradited to France. Social media updateIn a post on the social media site at UTC 8:10, Konstantopoulou wrote: “Alexander is at Hotel Dieu Hospital in Paris, as my French colleague informed me, while the Greek authorities are hiding and pretending to know nothing. She hasn't been allowed to see him yet and
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Bitcoin Puzzle Worth 2.1 BTC STILL Unsolved, Find New Clues Here

[ad_1] With its 2.1 bitcoin (BTC) puzzle still unsolved, a Phemex co-founder has offered a few clues to help in cracking the code. The crypto derivatives trading platform is one of the new entrants in the market, going live late last year with an operational presence in Singapore. Clues To The Bitcoin Puzzle In a letter published on the Phemex website on Thurday (January 23, 2020), Max Wong, co-founder of
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Kik Representative Will Give Deposition in SEC Case on Jan. 28

[ad_1] The United States Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) has requested a deposition from a representative of Kik Interactive Inc. to provide detailed information about its operations since releasing native token Kin.Kik Interactive, the Canadian company behind the Kik messenger application, has been dragged into a long-standing legal battle with the U.S. regulator. The SEC claims that the company violated securities laws when it carried out Kik’s token distribution in 2017.On
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Securities Regulator of India Bets on Blockchain

[ad_1] The Chairman of Security and Exchange Board of India(SEBI), Ajay Tyagi makes a bet on blockchain technology and urges exploration of the best possible usage of blockchain in securities markets.SEBI is the regulator of the Indian securities market. On Jan 23, speaking at a research conference on 'Changing Landscape of Securities Market' organized by the National Institute of Securities Markets, Patalganj, Tyagi said that applications of blockchain, artificial intelligence
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Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions

[ad_1] On Wednesday, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer disclosed that five mining operations had plans to donate roughly $6 million in coinbase rewards (depending on market prices) to developers building Bitcoin Cash infrastructure. The news was met with mixed reviews as some of the specifics of the deal were scrutinized and the miner funding subject has been the topic of debate across the entire cryptosphere. On Jan. 23, Zhuoer discussed the