Ripple CTO explains key differences between XRP Ledger and Proof-of-Work at Texas McCombs

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David Schwartz, the CTO of Ripple, spoke to the News and Research Team from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas in Austin and explained the key differences between the XRP Ledger’s consensus and Proof-of-Work [PoW] protocols. Schwartz said that they started by building a “Federated Byzantine Agreement Model”, which was considerably […]The post Ripple CTO explains key differences between XRP Ledger and Proof-of-Work at Texas McCombs appeared first on AMBCrypto.

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Litecoin Price Holds its own Above $60

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The top cryptocurrency markets are not necessarily performing as expected. That is completely normal behavior when Bitcoin turns ever so slightly bearish once again. It puts a lot of strain on other top markets, although the Litecoin price is still doing its own thing. Sustaining this current upward momentum will be a bit troublesome, but […]The post Litecoin Price Holds its own Above $60 appeared first on NullTX.

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Verasity’s VRA Token Increases 300% Due to Product and Sales Strategy

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There are millions of publishers competing with YouTube and Facebook for views. Since most can’t compete, they add the YouTube player on their site and hope for the best. The best is not much. YouTube and Facebook provide a pittance of revenue in exchange for those views and therefore publishers are dying like flies. Simply […]The post Verasity’s VRA Token Increases 300% Due to Product and Sales Strategy appeared first on BitcoinerX.

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Newfangled Crypto Service Signals Continued Institutional Interest In Bitcoin

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Since Bitcoin (BTC) began to falter in early-2018, optimistic investors, many of which are “HODLing,” have resorted to grasping for straws. Case in point, the words, “Wall Street” and “institutional investors,” are incessantly mentioned, as crypto diehards have sought to find a light at the end of the proverbial tunnel. But are institutional stakeholders really...The post Newfangled Crypto Service Signals Continued Institutional Interest In Bitcoin appeared first on NewsBTC.

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Tor Project Starts Accepting Donations in 9 Different Cryptocurrencies

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Developers of the Tor Project, Inc, a Massachusetts-based non-profit entity focused on research and educational initiatives related to “maintaining software” for the Tor anonymity network, have reportedly decided to start directly accepting donations in cryptocurrency. Those looking to donate to the ongoing development of the Tor privacy-oriented network can now make donations in nine different cryptocurrencies. As detailed on Tor’s official website, users can make payments to fund Tor’s various projects in the following digital assets: Augur (REP), Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Dash (DASH), Ether (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Monero (XMR), Stellar Lumens (XLM), and Zcash (ZEC).

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The Fed’s Low Interest Rates and QE Have Created a Dependent Generation

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On March 20, the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee (FOMC) unanimously decided to keep federal interest rates unchanged. Critics believe that the central bank’s policy of near-zero interest rates and quantitative easing (QE) has corrupted the U.S. economy for nearly a decade and spawned a generation of socialists. Also read: Bitcoin and the Agora: Every […]The post The Fed’s Low Interest Rates and QE Have Created a Dependent Generation appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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Amuse to Giveaway Tickets for The Fact Music Award (TMA) Featuring the Biggest Names in Korean Music

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Amuse is offering fans the opportunity of a lifetime to watch a The Fact Music Awards that features, among other acts, K-pop phenomenon BTS. The award ceremony will be held on April 24, 2019, at the Incheon Namdong Sports Complex. The two and a half hours extravaganza will have an impressive and star-studded line up […]The post Amuse to Giveaway Tickets for The Fact Music Award (TMA) Featuring the Biggest Names in Korean Music appeared first on NullTX.

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Bitcoin [BTC] critic Agustin Carstens warns against central banks issuing virtual currencies

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Cryptocurrencies and the digital assets ecosystem are often questioned for its long-term credibility and trade functionality. Adding fuel to the fire, a prominent Bitcoin [BTC] critic listed out the risks associated with central banks issuing their own virtual assets, which could result in “huge operational consequences” and undermine monetary policy-making. Agustin Carstens, the General Manager […]The post Bitcoin [BTC] critic Agustin Carstens warns against central banks issuing virtual currencies appeared first on AMBCrypto.

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Bitmain Plans to Deploy its Mining Equipments Across China; Will Cost Bitmain Approximately USD 80 Million

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The largest producer of cryptocurrency mining equipment Bitmain, which was once addressed as the biggest winner of the crypto bear market had eventually suffered a lot due to the crypto market. The crypto bear market has caused huge damage to the company. The Bitmain company is now planning to deploy at the most 200,00 units […]The post Bitmain Plans to Deploy its Mining Equipments Across China; Will Cost Bitmain Approximately USD 80 Million appeared first on CryptoNewsZ.

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South Africa Proudly Leads The World In Crypto Adoption

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A recent Hootsuite study revealed that South Africa ranks first in the world for the highest percentage of internet users who own cryptocurrencies. The social media management firm conducted the global survey in partnership with London-based WeAreSocial. According to the report, 10.7 percent of internet users in South Africa own cryptos. This was the highest […]The post South Africa Proudly Leads The World In Crypto Adoption appeared first on Crypto Briefing.

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