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Google Finance now has a dedicated ‘crypto' tab with Bitcoin, Ether, and Litecoin listed

Google Finance now has a dedicated ‘crypto’ tab with Bitcoin, Ether, and Litecoin listed

The finance.google.com domain now includes cryptocurrency prices. The “Crypto” section has been moved to the “Compare Markets” category. Alongside traditional stock and currency markets. The section includes key pricing data for cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Litecoin (LTC). And Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Alphabet, the parent company of Google, also owns YouTube, which has […]

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Ripple listed as a Wyoming business

Blockchain-based payments firm Ripple Labs has now registered a business in Wyoming. According to records from the Wyoming Secretary of State. Ripple Markets WY LLC’s status as a local business listed as “active” after an initial filing in February 2020. As a limited liability company in Wyoming, Ripple’s registered agent based in Cheyenne. “More crypto […]

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Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany - April 17, 2018: Many coins of various cryptocurrencies

Fast-tracking crypto bill reportedly considered by Indian parliament

In order to pass a bill recently proposed to regulate digital currencies in the country. The Indian government may take a legislative shortcut. The Indian government may take the ‘ordinance route’ to prohibit the use of private cryptocurrencies in the country, as well as create a regulatory framework for a digital rupee issued by the […]

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Google Searches on Term ‘Buy Crypto’ hit record high: The Tie

According to new industry research, if Google search trends are anything to go by. Crypto euphoria appears to be on the increase again. According to cryptocurrency analytics company The Tie, “Buy crypto” searches on Google surged to all-time highs in January. Far exceeding the previous peak of early 2018. Relative search interest for the term […]

Breach at Indian exchange BuyUCoin reportedly exposes the personal data of 325K users

Indian BuyUCoin crypto exchange users have reportedly affected by a breach involving more than 325,000 individuals’ personal data. A hacking group named ShinyHunters leaked a database containing the names, phone numbers, email addresses, tax identification numbers and bank account details of more than 325,000 users of BuyUCoin, according to a report from the Indian news […]

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In Bitcoin, former Ripple CTO may have lost much more than $220M

Ripple’s current Chief Technical Officer, David Schwartz, is responding to reports. That his predecessor had lost access to hundreds of millions of Bitcoin dollars. In a Quora post on Thursday, Schwartz said that recent reports about former Ripple CTO Stefan Thomas. Forgetting the password for an encrypted hard drive containing thousands of Bitcoins (BTC) were […]

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Canada’s former prime minister names Bitcoin as a possible reserve currency

Stephen Harper, who served for nine years as Canada’s prime minister. Says that as part of a basket of reserve currencies to replace the dollar. There may be a place for Bitcoin and central bank digital currencies. In an interview with Jay Martin of Cambridge House’s investment service at today’s Vancouver Resource Investment Conference. Harper […]

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SBF leads the $50M funding round to bring DeFi to 140M users of Maps.me

A $50 million seed funding round was conducted by Maps.me, the leading offline mapping application. To integrate decentralised finance tools into its platform. Sam Bankman-Fried of Alameda Research led the funding round for “Maps.me 2.0” and featured participation from crypto venture heavyweights CMS Holdings and Genesis Capital as well. In addition to exchange features and […]