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UAE Health Ministry Debuts Blockchain Platform for Medical Data

[ad_1] The UAE's Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) together with the Ministry of Presidential Affairs, Dubai Healthcare City and other relevant authorities has launched a blockchain-based health data storage platform.According to The Emirates News Agency on Feb. 2, the blockchain-based platform aims to improve the efficiency of MoHAP and other health authorities' smart health services. It will help users streamline the search for health facilities and its licensed medical
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41 German Banks Now Charge Negative Interest Rates

[ad_1] The number of German banks charging negative interest rates has been rising rapidly. At least 41 banks now charge negative interest rates on deposits. According to reports, seven of them are imposing negative interest rates even for small deposit amounts. Also read: Survey: 58% of German Banks Charge Negative Interest Rates 41 Banks Charging Negative Interest Rates A growing number of banks in Germany are passing on the burden
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Crypto Weekend Gains: ETH, ADA, XRP Pump on Sunday

[ad_1] Bitcoin (BTC) momentum has stalled this weekend but a selection of other crypto-assets are showing promising gains today. Namely XRP (XRP), Ethereum (ETH) and Cardano (ADA). ETH Regained Higher Range, Shoots for $200 Ethereum (ETH) quickly regained its $180 range over the week and has moved even higher now, with a view to recovering the $200 price. ETH moved up to $191.18, with volumes picking up to above $13
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Sunday Digest: Bitcoin Price, DeFi, and Ransomware

[ad_1] This week Brexit finally happened, CoronaVirus spread, and the US offered oil to Belarus when Russian negotiations failed. But perhaps the most important question on the world’s lips followed singer Dua Lipa’s visit to a strip club after the Grammy’s event. Can a feminist visit a strip club?… and does it make a difference if she pays in bitcoin? Bitcoin Price: What A Difference A Week Makes After the
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IRS Explains What Crypto Owners Must Know to File Taxes This Year

[ad_1] Kicking off this year’s tax filing season, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has published important tips for crypto owners to properly file their tax returns. This is the first time a cryptocurrency question has been included in the tax form. The IRS expects more than 150 million filers to reveal whether they acquired or disposed of any cryptocurrencies during the tax year. Also read: Regulatory Roundup — New
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Adtech Startup AdEx Network out of Private Beta, Welcomes Publishers and Advertisers to the First Decentralized Advertising Platform

[ad_1] After 300 campaigns in private Beta with more than 100 advertisers and publishers, generating more than $110,000 turnover, AdEx is heading to change adtech with blockchain technology.  Sofia, Bulgaria – Adtech startup AdEx Network announced that it has opened its advertising platform for everyone after successful feedback from four months of beta testing with selected publishers and advertisers. AdEx was the first startup to release an open-source protocol for
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Twitter Adds Bitcoin Emoji, Jack Dorsey Suggests Unicode Does the Same

[ad_1] Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted the newly added Bitcoin (BTC) emoji on Feb. 2 and tagged Unicode, the consortium managing the character standard, in an apparent suggestion to do the same.Dorsey’s tweet showed that, now, whenever a Twitter user writes the Bitcoin or BTC hashtag, an image showing its symbol appears next to it.Dorsey’s tweet showing the Bitcoin emoji. Source: TwitterDorsey’s apparent suggestion that the symbol be
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Don’t Invest in Bitcoin Code, Bitcoin Doubler or Bitcoin Trader – They Are All Scams

[ad_1] Those new to crypto and with money signs in their eyes can easily be taken in by scams, and there are many, thanks to the decentralized nature of bitcoin and the lack of knowledge surrounding it for beginners. Promises of easy and incredible gains thanks to the guidance of some shadowy “bitcoin expert” or auto trading software abound, and the wise old rule of thumb still applies: if it
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Messaging Giant Line to Launch Link Token Trading for Japan in April

[ad_1] LVC Corporation, the crypto subsidiary of messaging giant Line, will launch trading of its proprietary cryptocurrency Link in Japan in April.According to a press release on Jan. 30, LVC is also developing a system meant for Link’s debut in Japan on its local cryptocurrency exchange BitMax. Line already began Link trading on its international BitBox cryptocurrency exchange in mid-October 2018. Due to stricter national cryptocurrency regulations in Japan, LVC had