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Instant Crypto Exchange Changelly Secures Access to SLP Tokens

[ad_1] Instant cryptocurrency exchange Changelly will start to use digital asset rates from Bitcoin.com’s trading platform. This will ensure better prices for Changelly users and help increase the reach of all SLP tokens that are exclusively listed on Bitcoin.com Exchange. Also Read: Universal Protocol Alliance to List Mega-Utility Token on Bitcoin.com Exchange Changelly to Use Rates From Bitcoin.com Exchange Bitcoin.com Exchange has announced a new strategic partnership with instant cryptocurrency
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Two US Men Arrested For Stealing Social Media Accounts and Crypto via SIM Swapping

[ad_1] The United States Department of Justice has arrested and charged two Massachusetts men for allegedly taking over victims’ social media accounts and stealing cryptocurrency.According to the announcement on Nov. 14, the two — Eric Meiggs and Declan Harrington — were charged with one count of conspiracy, eight counts of wire fraud, one count of computer fraud and abuse and one count of aggravated identity theft. Attempt to steal over $550,000
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Blockchain.com Loan Desk On Track to Lend Over $120 Million In November

[ad_1] United Kingdom-based cryptocurrency data and wallet provider Blockchain.com is reportedly on track to lend out more than $120 million this month.On Nov. 14, the Block reported that Blockchain.com has been quietly building its loan desk to be competitive with firms like Genesis Global Trading and BlockFi.CEO of Blockchain.com, Peter Smith, said that his lending business initially started out by making loans to other cryptocurrency lending firms on a “case-by-case
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Andreessen Horowitz Leads $25M Funding Round for Crypto Lending Startup

[ad_1] Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has led a $25 million funding round for crypto lending startup Compound.On Nov. 14, Fortune reported that Compound, a decentralized finance (DeFi) lending protocol, secured $25 million in an investment round led by Andreessen Horowitz’s a16z, with participation from other top investors including Paradigm, Bain Capital Ventures and Polychain Capital.To integrate with crypto exchanges, custodians, walletsCompound CEO and co-founder Robert Leshner said in an
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Bitcoin Price Defies ‘Death Cross’ as Bulls Pin Hopes on $9.1K Bounce

[ad_1] Bitcoin (BTC) price continues to trend lower, marking 5 consecutive lower highs as the price makes a stairstep decline in a falling wedge. Interestingly, the pattern is interpreted by many analysts as a signal of a potentially bullish outcome so perhaps there is still hope.Crypto market data daily view. Source: Coin360BTC USD daily chart. Source: TradingViewThe price has pierced the $8,674 support three times over the past 4 days,
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OneCoin Co-Founder Pleads Guilty, Faces up to 90 Years in Jail

[ad_1] Konstantin Ignatov, co-founder of alleged crypto scam OneCoin, has pleaded guilty to participation in the multi-billion dollar fraud. According to a BBC report on Nov. 14, Ignatov signed a plea on Oct. 4 and now faces up to 90 years in prison. The news was made public on Nov. 12, the BBC says.After being arrested at Los Angeles International Airport in March 2019, Ignatov pleaded guilty to several charges,
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Pornhub Suggests Crypto Payments After Paypal Censors Model Payouts

[ad_1] On November 14, the leading adult video sharing site on the internet, Pornhub, revealed that payment processor Paypal has blocked the company’s live performer payouts. In a blog post written on Thursday, Pornhub recommended alternative payments like writing a check or using the digital currency verge. Also read: Walk Like Nakamoto: 7 Anonymous Personalities in the Crypto Space Paypal Blocks Pornhub’s Live Performer Payouts — Crypto Advocates Suggest Accepting
BLOCKCHAIN

Walmart Canada Rolls Out Blockchain-Based Freight and Payment System

[ad_1] Walmart Canada — the retail giant’s Canadian branch — has rolled out an automated blockchain-based network for freight tracking and payments management, according to a Nov. 14 press release.The new system, which was developed in collaboration with blockchain company DLT Labs,  is designed to improve freight and payment processing, enabling users to automatically trace deliveries, verify transactions and handle payments and reconciliation.Integration with each company’s legacy systemsThe release further
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Crypto Payment Option Still ‘A Cottage Industry’

[ad_1] The Dallas Mavericks pro basketball team’s cryptocurrency payment option has not yet caught on with the majority of fans, the team’s chief technical officer said in a recent interview. As sports business-focused media outlet Front Office Sports reported on Nov. 14, Mavericks CTO David Herr said that the team wants to provide its fans with a more flexible way to purchase tickets and merchandise, thus enabling them to pay with
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China Walks Back Hardline Media Rhetoric Toward Crypto and Blockchain

[ad_1] Earlier this week, a story published by Chinese state-run media outlet Xinhua featured some pro-Bitcoin comments that referred to the flagship digital currency as being the world’s “first successful application of blockchain technology.”This latest endorsement comes against the backdrop of China’s stringent anti-crypto stance, wherein the country’s lawmakers implemented a blanket ban on its local cryptocurrency exchanges as well as initial coin offerings back in 2017.The aforementioned Xinhua article