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Nakamoto Candidate Ordered to Surrender Bitcoin

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Dr. Craig Wright, the self-proclaimed Bitcoin inventor, has been ordered to surrender half of his cryptocurrency assets.

The ruling, which came from a Florida judge earlier this week would be run-of-the-mill. That is, if we weren’t talking about billions of dollars and the potential unmasking of Satoshi Nakamoto.

Bitcoin and Friends Episode 3 Summary and Analysis

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Bitcoin and Friends episode 3 recently launched. If you’re familiar with the program, you know the show is deeper than it looks and often requires some unpacking. If you aren’t familiar with it yet, you’re in for a trip.

What is Ripple? The Cryptocurrency for Global Payments

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Even though we are called Bitcoin Australia, Bitcoin is not the only cryptocurrency that we trade. We’ve also traded Ether for a while now, and have added some other cryptocurrencies to the roadmap. That includes Ripple (XRP).

So, what is Ripple? And, how does it compare to other cryptocurrencies?

E-commerce Platform AllForCrypto Launches Along With Associated Cryptocurrency

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A new marketplace, called AllForCrypto launched earlier this year. Their basic business model is fairly straightforward, but promising. The idea is a peer-to-peer online marketplace using cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.

So, what does the business look like, and how does it work?

What is Dash? A Cryptocurrency for the Common Folk

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Bitcoin Australia cryptocurrency exchange has been supporting cryptocurrencies like BTC and ETH for a while. So, our content tended to focus mostly on Bitcoin and Ethereum. Any other cryptocurrency, like, say, Dash, for instance, hasn’t gotten that much attention.

Now that Dash is on Bitcoin Australia roadmap, it’s time to play catch up. Here’s everything that you need to know about this crypto.

What is Litecoin? The Fifth Most Popular Cryptocurrency.

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Bitcoin Australia has been offering a simple way for you to buy Bitcoin and Ether for a long time, so our articles have focused on those cryptocurrencies. As a result, we’ve talked about Satoshi Nakamoto and the Bitcoin Whitepaper. We’ve talked about Vitalic Buterin and the Ethereum project. But cryptocurrency is a big space. What about other cryptocurrencies? What about Litecoin?

Since adding Litecoin (LTC) is on our roadmap, let’s now talk a bit about it.

A Look at Bitcoin and Friends Episode 2

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You may remember that a while back we covered the launch of Bitcoin and Friends. The show uses cryptocurrency donations to fund production and rewards donors with exclusive prizes.

The show, which chronicles the early days of crypto, raised enough for the second episode, released on June 15. They’re also only 2.3 Bitcoin – or just under $US23,000 – from releasing the next episode.

Proposed Australian Currency Restrictions: A Use Case for Cryptocurrencies

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The Australian government is currently considering a bill that would restrict cash purchases to under AU$10,000. Many are calling the bill, targeting the black economy, a use case for cryptocurrencies.

So, what does the bill say, and what does it mean for crypto?

The Buzz about Crypto Energy Use

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Being an electronic currency, Bitcoin and other crypto consume some energy. But, is it enough to be a problem? Some recent press and studies make it sound like it.

Here, we’ll talk about why Bitcoin uses energy and how much energy it uses. That way, you can make up your own mind.

Future of Stablecoins Looking Bright for Facebook

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The recent announcements of Facebook launching a payment system supported by cryptocurrency for Facebook users is causing a bit of a stir. Financial institutions are a bit concerned, and the social media giant’s user base is excited.