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China Dominates Crypto Mining, Says Princeton University Report

Princeton University released a report on October 5th revealing China’s substantial influence on Bitcoin through public policy and private mining activities. Titled The Looming Threat...
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Upcoming Bitcoin and Blockchain Events in Australia You Don’t Want to Miss

Looking for some Bitcoin and blockchain-related events in Australia? Here are some of the most interesting ones taking place in October and November. Cryptocurrencies, such...
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EU Financial Regulators Start Assessment of ICOs and Crypto Assets

The European Union is one of the largest markets for cryptocurrencies, home to 30% of projects funded by initial coin offerings (ICO). So far,...
The Future of Car Rentals in Australia- Mix.Rent, a Blockchain-Enabled Vehicle Rental Service

The Future of Car Rentals in Australia: Mix.Rent, a Blockchain-Enabled Vehicle Rental Platform

Finding convenient and affordable means of transportation is still an issue for people who travel abroad. The lack of a global platform means that...
Cryptocurrencies – “The Inevitable Future of Money”, According to the Prime Minister of Malta

Cryptocurrencies – “The Inevitable Future of Money”, According to the Prime Minister of Malta

Joseph Muscat, the Prime Minister of Malta, believes that cryptocurrencies are the "inevitable future of money" and that blockchain technology can promote a sustainable...
Blockchain Companies Enticed to Stay in Switzerland by Easier Access to Banking Services

Blockchain Companies Enticed to Stay in Switzerland by Easier Access to Banking Services

Switzerland is best known across the world for three things: its delicious chocolate, its luxury watch brands and its banks. The last one is,...
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Japanese Crypto Exchange Zaif Felled in Latest Hack

Zaif cryptocurrency exchange announced the theft of more than $59 million US dollars from clients' wallets yesterday. The exchange estimates that approximately 5,966 bitcoins remain...
Chinese Authorities Turn to Blockchain to Boost Confidence in Charities

Chinese Authorities Turn to Blockchain to Boost Confidence in Charities

The success of any charity organization depends on its image among the general public. Confidence that donated funds are actually used to do good...
Tour de Crypto – Cycling for Cryptocurrency Awareness and a Charitable Cause

Tour de Crypto – Cycling for Cryptocurrency Awareness and a Charitable Cause

Cryptocurrency has found an unlikely promoter – a team of cyclists who will ride across the United States to make people aware of the...
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Bitcoin Australia partners with Singaporean KuCoin exchange

Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin has confirmed a significant investment in Bitcoin Australia as both businesses plan overseas expansion of their brands. Speaking to The Australian...