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Analyst Predicts Ethereum Price to Hit a Record $2,500 in 2018

Ethereum could rise fourfold to $2,500 and have a record-setting year this year, a financial consulting firm has predicted. “The price of Ethereum is predicted to increase significantly this year, and could hit $2,500 by the end of 2018 with a further increase by 2019 and 2020,” Nigel Green, founder …

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Warren Buffet Says Buying Bitcoin to Gambling, Not Investing

Investment guru Warren Buffet remains unsold on bitcoin and crptocurrencies. He doesn’t even consider buying bitcoin as investing and compares it to gambling. Interviewed during Berkshire Hathaway’s annual shareholder meeting, Buffet explained his ongoing skepticism about bitcoin in an interview with Yahoo Finance. “There’s two kinds of items that people …

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Interview: Global Blockchain COO Talks Hyperledger, Stellar Lumens and Kodak Coin

CCN correspondent Eric Eissler spoke with Shidan Gouran, president and COO of Global Blockchain about what the company does, Hyperledger’s role in the blockchain industry, Steller Lumens role as a link between enterprise and public blockchains, and the impact that Kodak’s ICO security token will have on the ICO securities …

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Exclusive: An Interview with Sirin Labs CMO on the Blockchain Smartphone ‘Finney’

CCN, in association with Brazilian industry outlet Criptomoedas Fácil, interviewed Nimrod May, CMO of Sirin Labs, to discuss the startup’s development of the world’s first smartphone to integrate blockchain technology. Codenamed ‘Finney’, the $1,000 smartphone will be manufactured by global giant Foxconn and will use Android as the operating system. CCN: …

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Crowd Genie Opens India Office, Will Build Asia-Pacific Asset Exchange

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. Crowd Genie, looking to establish a blockchain based Asia-Pacific asset exchange, recently opened an office in Bangalore, India and named Kunwar Singh as its …

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Luckchemy Announce Pre-Token Sale to Open April, 30

This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Earlier, a number of specialized media have written about Luckchemy — a blockchain-based platform, which is going to revolutionize iGaming. On April, 2 …

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Danish Ice Hockey Stadium Rebrands to ‘Bitcoin Arena’ as Awareness Grows

Earlier this year, the Rungsted Seier Capital ice rink in Denmark was rebranded to Bitcoin Arena by co-owner Lars Seier Christensen and billionaire sponsor Niklas Nikolajsen. The two individuals that oversee the operations of the stadium said that they were keen on rebranding it to spread awareness of bitcoin. Nikolajsen …

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Beleagured Romanian Bitcoin Exchange BTCxChange is Shutting Down

Romanian bitcoin exchange BTCxChange, which has suffered problems since its launch in 2014, has once again announced its closing, having recently informed customers that it will close on May 1, 2018. A notice dated April 22 from the BTCxChange team on the exchange website told customers to withdraw all balances before …

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UK Financial Guru Sues Facebook over Fraud Crypto Ads

UK television personality, Martin Lewis is suing Facebook for defamation, stating the social media giant has failed to stop fake adverts that use his face and name. Some of these fake ads have been pushing cryptocurrency scams. The man who founded the UK’s biggest consumer website, MoneySavingExpert.com and has his …

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