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Bitcoin Price Rebounds to $7,500, Still Early for a Bull Run

The bitcoin price has increased by around 6.5 percent since its dip to $7,040 on May 30, stabilising in the $7,500 region. Naturally, as the bitcoin price spiked, the entire cryptocurrency market followed the dominant cryptocurrency’s upward price trend, leading both major cryptocurrencies and tokens to increase by 3 to …

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Blockchain, Smart Contracts Come to the Digital Advertising Market with SaTT

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. US company ATAYEN develops a Smart Advertising Transaction Token (SaTT) to utilize blockchain technology for the online advertising and publishing market. The new …

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Top-3 Underrated ICOs within Last 2 Years: What Makes a Difference?

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Ethereum Classic Defuses “Difficulty Bomb” in Hard Fork

Ethereum Classic has announced the success of defusing the “difficulty bomb” that was found in the network code which was set to render mining unprofitable. Ethereum Classic forked from Ethereum in 2016 over a disagreement surrounding the loss of funds following the hack which compromised the DAO, a smart-contract funding …

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Korea’s Supreme Court Orders Seizure of $1.4 Million in Bitcoin in Criminal Case

South Korean authorities are cleared to confiscate 191 bitcoins, about $1.43 million, from the operator of a child pornography website in addition to a prison sentence and a penalty. In a ruling on Wednesday, South Korea’s Supreme Court said that cryptocurrency can be deemed a forfeitable asset in a criminal …

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Kuwait Bank Adopts Ripple for Instant Cross-Border Payments

The Kuwait Finance House (KFH) has become the Arab nation’s first bank to join RippleNet, an enterprise blockchain network from industry giant Ripple, for international remittance payments. In an announcement, the Kuwaiti bank confirmed its move to join RippleNet, a SWIFT-replacement global blockchain network that sees over 100 financial institutions …

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“A Big Threat to Korean Exchanges” – Chinese Capital Floods Korean Crypto Markets

Following the cryptocurrency crackdown in China shutting down all crypto exchanges and ICOs, Chinese investors have turned to the Korean market for opportunities in the cryptocurrency space leading to concerns in Korea that their local crypto-trading industry may become dominated by Chinese investors. Multiple Chinese-funded exchanges like Zeniex, OK Coin, …

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India’s Telecom Regulator Taps Blockchain to Curb Spam Calls, SMSes

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is turning to blockchain technology to curb telemarketing spam via phone calls and SMSs. The initiative, the first of its kind, sees the regulator issue draft guidelines on Tuesday to combat the widespread problem of unsolicited calls and communication over mobile SMS, Indian …

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Miner Edge: The Biggest Mining Operation Announces Token Private Sale from 1st June Onwards

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SEC Obtains Emergency Order to Halt Scam ICO, ‘Blockchain Evangelist’ Charged

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced yesterday that it has obtained a court order to halt a fraudulent ICO that has raised as much as $21 million from US and international investors. The firm behind the alleged scheme is Titanium Blockchain Instrastructure Services Inc, and the court approved an asset freeze and …

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