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The Step-by-Step Guide To Giving Bitcoin This Christmas

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Christmas; it truly is the most wonderful time of the year. So why not make it just that little bit more wonderful by giving bitcoin this Christmas?

Follow our step-by-step guide to find out how!

Crypto Fans Can Now Buy FINNEY™ – the First Blockchain Smartphone in the World

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Cryptocurrency owners do not have to carry a smartphone and a hardware wallet for their Bitcoin anymore. Instead, they can use FINNEY™, the first blockchain smartphone in the world. FINNEY™ is the brainchild of SIRIN LABS. It runs on a proprietary, Google-approved version of Android. Also, it features an embedded cold storage wallet with high level security.

Supermarket Giant Auchan Promotes Food Safety Using Blockchain Technology

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Food safety is one of the greatest concerns at global level. From farm to store shelf, each entity that handles and processes food must ensure that the products are fit for consumption. However, every year we see instances of food tampering or food poisoning outbreaks. Before the authorities step in, and before the source of contamination is pinpointed, people get sick. One supermarket chain wants to do something about this situation. Auchan, the 13th largest food retailer in the world, chose blockchain technology solution by German TE-FOOD, to improve food safety.

A Look at the New Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet from FLX

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FLX Partnership Limited, a company launched by eSmart, has produced a new cryptocurrency hardware wallet that recently hit the market. In case that wasn’t news enough, the product is currently on its biggest sale ever at nearly half off its regular price.

Crypto Anti-Terrorism and Solving Money Laundering: What You Need to Know About the 2018 G20 Summit

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The G20 Summit has just wrapped up for the year and discussions of new cryptocurrency regulations have emerged. Held in sunny Argentina over the weekend just past, the leaders have declared that stringent crypto regulations will be imposed to counter terrorism and money laundering practices.

Australia’s First Real Estate Crypto Token: How Marlene Liontis’ House Coin will change how Australians invest in property

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Marlene Liontis is shaking up the Australian property market with her real estate cryptocurrency token House Coin. The token gives everyday Australians a better, more affordable way to invest in property and is set be released within the next year.

In this instalment of Women in Crypto, we chat with the crypto pioneer on how her team at RealRenta are tackling the rising problem of unaffordable real estate in Australia.

SEC Chairman Wants to See Additional Improvements in the Market Before Approving Crypto ETFs

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This year, crypto enthusiasts witnessed the rejection of several cryptocurrency exchange-traded fund (ETF) proposals by the US Securities Exchange Commission. The regulatory body for the capital market based its decisions on security concerns and lack of regulations. The Consensus: Invest 2018 conference, hosted by CoinDesk on November 27, indicated that little has changed in this stance.

South Korean Crypto Platform Fantom Invests in Blockchain Education at University of Sydney

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South Korea, a powerhouse of blockchain innovation, is making another step forward in the crypto space by partnering with the University of Sydney’s Computer Science Department.

Watch and Crypto Lovers Now Have a Product That Combines Their Two Passions

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Bitcoin fans now have a new way of showing their preference for all things crypto. And that is by wearing a special wristwatch. The Blockchain Series watches celebrate the cryptocurrency world with design inspired by the most popular crypto logos. This is a limited series, the result of the collaboration between Tech Bureau Europe and Chronoswiss.

Stealing from the Dead: NAB CEO Admits Charging Deceased Customers

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National Australia Bank (NAB) CEO Andrew Thorburn gave testimony on November 26th as part of the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry.