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Mastercard International Seeks Patent For Fast Tracking Blockchain Navigation

Mastercard International Inc. has applied for a patent for a system for fast tracking navigation of blockchains by means of data manipulation, according to a filing with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The system is designed to facilitate quicker navigation and verification of blocks in a blockchain. David …

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Comcast Ventures Executive: ‘There’s Real Value’ in Bitcoin, Blockchain

The bitcoin price is hovering near its best levels of the year, and Comcast Ventures’ Managing Director Gil Beyda says it’s because people are realizing there’s “real value” in bitcoin and blockchain. While 2017 was a year where investors were focused on getting rich quick and doubling/tripling/quadrupling their money, the …

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Crypto Exchange Coinbase Thinks It’s Worth $8 Billion: Report

Cryptocurrency exchange and brokerage giant Coinbase internally values itself at $8 billion, sources familiar with the company’s offer to purchase Bitcoin startup Earn.com say. Tech news outlet Recode reports that when Coinbase acquired Earn.com last month, its offer included an equity package that tacitly valued the exchange operator at $8 …

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PayPie Launches Live Beta With QuickBooks Integration

This is a sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. PayPie, a platform that brings transparency to the financial markets using a risk score algorithm based on business accounting, recently launched the beta version …

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Blockchain 3.0 Conference In Korea Highlights Technology’s Wider Social Context

This is a sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Hundreds of leaders from around the world gathered for The Blockchain 3.0 Conference in Seoul, South Korea to explore a wide range of blockchain …

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30% Off! Venezuela Offers India Cheap Crude Oil on a Discount, if Paid in Petro

Venezuela has recently offered India a 30 percent discount on crude oil purchases if the country purchases it using its oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro. According to a report published by the Business Standard, a team of experts from Venezuela’s blockchain department went to India last month to conduct the deal. While …

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