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Justin Sun’s Steemit Accused of Censoring Hive Related Content

[ad_1] In the latest development in the Steem (STEEM) saga, Justin Sun has come under fire for censoring posts on the platform related to the community-driven ‘Hive’ hard fork.On March 19, cryptocurrency influencer Girl Gone Crypto Tweeted a clip to say that her “neutral explainer video” about the March 20 fork had been removed from the Steemit platform: “I made a really neutral explainer video just kind of walking through the
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Tether Launches on Bitcoin Cash Network

[ad_1] The world's biggest stablecoin has launched on the Bitcoin Cash network.Tether (USDT) has seen a surge of interest in recent weeks due to the global flight to safe havens and now has a market cap greater than $5.7 billion. More than $180 million was minted in recent days, preceding Bitcoin’s remarkable price spike in the past 24 hours.USDT will now be available on the Bitcoin Cash network. It is
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How Long Will the Market Downturn Last?

[ad_1] When will normality return? How long till global markets recover and bitcoin resumes the bull run it was teasing at before the coronavirus materialized? These are questions that all investors are pondering as the epidemic wreaks havok on gold, oil, stocks and – up until March 19 – on bitcoin itself. BTC is up 20% today, but there is still a long way to go before a full recovery
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Italian Bank Opens Bitcoin Trading to 1.2 Million During Lockdown

[ad_1] Growing crypto adoption and the COVID-19 outbreak has encouraged Italy’s Banco Sella to launch a Bitcoin trading serviceThe trading is conducted via the bank’s Hype platform, with the bank acting as an intermediary to mitigate against potential security risks with cryptocurrency exchanges. With the country in lockdown and everyone stuck at home, the bank is capitalizing on a growing interest in Bitcoin as a safe way to transfer money
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Goldman Sachs Walks Back From Viral, Apocalyptic ‘Investee Call’

[ad_1] An apocalyptic account of Goldman Sachs ‘investee call’ went viral on social media faster than the coronavirus — and now the investment bank wants to set the record straight.The story snowballed after first being reported in a Reddit post on March 15. It has since been shared countless times in Telegram and other social media. User ‘nottodaymonk’ posted that his friend had just “got off a Goldman Sachs Investee call
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Huobi University Principal Says Without 2020 Financial Crisis, There Is No Blockchain Boom

[ad_1] The coronavirus pandemic is the “black swan of 2020”, leading financial markets into a level of decline not seen since the 2008 recession. However, blockchain may have a chance to flourish during these times of crisis. Financial crisis presents an opportunity for blockchain developersOn March 19, Yu Jianing, Huobi University Principal gave a live broadcast titled "Global Financial Storm Siren, How to Use the New Thinking of Blockchain to Turn Crisis
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Argentine Gas Regulator Launches Blockchain Network, Expands to Whole Country

[ad_1] Argentina’s natural gas regulator, Enargas, approved the expansion of a blockchain-based gas distribution tracking platform. The system was already piloted by a local distributor servicing over 2 million residents.According to an announcement on March 18, the system — dubbed Gasnet — was authorized for expansion to the whole country. Before now, the network was used only by Gasnor, a 2 million customer-strong local gas distributor.A spokesperson from RSK, the
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Vitalik Reveals His Vision For the Next Decade of ETH 2.0 Development

[ad_1] Ethereum co-founder, Vitalik Buterin, revealed his personal roadmap for ETH 2.0 in a tweet on March 18. The post covers the next 5 to 10 years of the project’s development.Progress is in action In the post, Vitalik emphasized that research and development will continue regardless of recent challenges. In addition, he pointed out there should be less fear of complexity with the system update, noting that many of the upcoming
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Scramble for Dollars: Emergency Cash Injections in $250 Trillion Global Debt Place the Fiat Ponzi On Ventilator

[ad_1] The last few weeks of global hysteria has shown there’s been a mad dash for dollars and various fiat currencies. Moreover, central banks have tried to quell cash liquidity issues by injecting trillions into the hands of private banks and hedge funds worldwide. As the financial system shudders with more than $250 trillion in global debt, the government’s monetary system looks more like a crumbling Ponzi scheme every day.
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Kentucky Distiller Tokenizes Up To $20M of Bourbon Whiskey

[ad_1] United States-based Wave Financial Group will manage the tokenization of up to $20 million worth of bourbon whiskey produced by Kentucky-based Wilderness Trail Distillery.Wave told Cointelegraph in an email sent on March 18 that the firm will tokenize between 10,000 and 20,000 barrels of liquor so it can be offered through a specialized digital asset fund. The “Wave Kentucky Whiskey 2020 Digital Fund” will allow investors to purchase tokens