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Is eBay About to Accept Bitcoin Payments? Not at All

Is eBay About to Accept Bitcoin Payments? Not at All

US-based e-commerce company eBay gave major hopes to the crypto community, as rumours spread that the giant would add Bitcoin and perhaps other cryptocurrencies to its list of payment options. At least, this was the drawn conclusion based on the leaked images from the Consensus 2019 conference, the ... Read more.

Bitcoin Exceeds The $8,000 Mark, Hits Highest Level Since July 2018

Bitcoin Exceeds The $8,000 Mark, Hits Highest Level Since July 2018

Bitcoin has demonstrated another performance of wild volatility in the past few days, gaining over $2,000 since the last Wednesday. As of Tuesday, May... Read more.

FB Softens Crypto Ad Ban Just Before The Launch of Own Crypto

FB Softens Crypto Ad Ban Just Before The Launch of Own Crypto

On Wednesday, social media giant Facebook announced its decision to ease part of its ban related to cryptocurrency advertising. However, it doesn’t ... Read more.

Fidelity Might Launch Crypto Trading Service Soon

Fidelity Might Launch Crypto Trading Service Soon

US-based Fidelity, a financial services firm that operates a brokerage service, is about to launch a cryptocurrency trading functionality aimed at ins... Read more.

SIX Group Might Launch Own Token For Its Digital Exchange

SIX Group Might Launch Own Token For Its Digital Exchange

SIX Group, the Swiss-based operator of SIX Swiss Exchange, might develop and launch its own blockchain-powered token, according to Thomas Zeeb, head o... Read more.

JPMorgan’s Blockchain Network Joined by 220 Banks

JPMorgan’s Blockchain Network Joined by 220 Banks

US banking giant JPMorgan Chase is keen to lead the global payments industry by implementing the distributed ledger technology (DLT), of which blockch... Read more.

Coinbase Launches VISA Debit Card in UK, Adds EOS, MKR And REP

Coinbase Launches VISA Debit Card in UK, Adds EOS, MKR And REP

Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the US, announced on Wednesday the launch of a VISA debit card that enables UK residents to use their... Read more.

Russian Social Media Behemoth VK Might Develop Own Crypto

Russian Social Media Behemoth VK Might Develop Own Crypto

VKontakte (VK), the Russian version of Facebook, is exploring ways to launch its own cryptocurrency, according to local media. If the plan succeeds, t... Read more.

Riot Blockchain Plans to Launch Regulated Crypto Exchange

Riot Blockchain Plans to Launch Regulated Crypto Exchange

Riot Blockchain, a former biotech firm that redirected to Bitcoin mining, is planning to launch a cryptocurrency exchange in the US by the end of the ... Read more.

Citi Gives up Plan to Launch Own Cryptocurrency

Citi Gives up Plan to Launch Own Cryptocurrency

US-based bank Citigroup was expected to follow in the footsteps of JPMorgan and issue a bank-backed digital coin to facilitate payments and other proc... Read more.

Facebook Might Add $19B if Crypto Project Succeeds

Facebook Might Add $19B if Crypto Project Succeeds

Banking giant Barclays estimated that Facebook could add up to $19 billion in revenue by 2021 if its cryptocurrency project work, CNBC reports, citing... Read more.

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