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Iran to Use Bitcoin for International Trade, Bypassing the Dollar Due to US Sanctions

With the latest amendment to the legislation, Iran has become the first country to use cryptocurrencies at a state level…

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Central Banks Are Dropping Gold. Will They Eventually Buy Bitcoin? Iran Says Yes!

For the first time in ten years, several central banks worldwide have started selling their gold. According to a Bloomberg…

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After Kraken, Avanti Granted the License to Become a Crypto Bank by Wyoming State Regulator

The first one was Kraken, and now another crypto bank is here. The Wyoming State Banking Board granted Avanti Bank &…

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BProtocol Uses $7 Million Flash Loan to Push Through Governance Vote On The Maker Platform

A first in the DeFi ecosystem, a protocol uses a flash loan to vote and influence its own governance decisions….

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JPMorgan Dives Deep in Blockchain with Onyx, CEO says Tech is Now Just Beyond the ‘Hype Curve’

JPMorgan’s stablecoin JPM Coin is finally being used commercially for the first time. Takis Georgakopoulos, JPMorgan’s global head of wholesale…

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A Repeat of 2017? Unconfirmed Bitcoin Transactions Hit 34-Month High

For the first time since early 2018, Bitcoin traded above $13,800. Speculators believe the long awarded bull run is around…

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Kanye West and Kevin Hart Gives Bitcoin (BTC) a Shout Out

Over the weekend, Bitcoin got a shout out from two celebrities. The first one came from Kanye West, who appeared on…

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Immature Bitcoin Market Data Is ‘Garbage’ But It’s Sign of ‘Being Early’ – MicroStrategy CEO

Since first announcing bitcoin purchase in August and again in September, MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor had become a very vocal…

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Coinbase Turned Over Info on 1,914 Users; 96.6% Were Criminal-based Law Enforcement Requests

As part of its commitment to be a trusted venue, Coinbase has released its first Transparency Report. Much like other…

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Lido to Allow ETH to be Staked on Ethereum 2.0 and Still Participate in DeFi

Ethereum 2.0 is getting ready for first big steps; in the next few weeks, it will begin its transition to…

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