Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Hits $8900

As a nation responsible for over one-quarter of the world's cryptocurrency trades, South Korea usually sells digital assets at higher prices than neighboring countries like Japan, China and even the U.S., as they tend to be relatively scarce by comparison. Despite their popularity and high rates of use, …
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Bitcoin Payments Are on the Rise in the Baltics

The Latvian branch of Baltic Sotheby's International Realty is offering penthouse apartments in Jūrmala for bitcoin. Recently, the Estonian realtor LAAM Kinnisvara announced it is accepting cryptocurrency for apartments in the town of Maardu, 15 minutes car drive from Tallinn. A third of the 44 units built …
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Iran central bank bans cryptocurrency dealings

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran's central bank has banned the country's banks from dealing in cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, over money-laundering concerns, the state news agency IRNA reported on Sunday as the country tries to halt a currency crisis. FILE PHOTO: A token of the virtual currency Bitcoin is …
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Bitcoin Price: Are Bitcoin Bulls Back in the Saddle?

Well, it's certainly been an entertaining month for cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin prices have finally started to reclaim ground that was lost in Q1. BTC prices are up 27% for the month, altcoins skyrocketed with many racking up double-digit gains and the cryptocurrency market cap is pushing $396 billion …
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'Coindaddy' Another Crypto-Rapper Rhymes About Bitcoin Life

Bitcoin.com chatted with the hip-hop artist 'Lil' Windex' the Canadian rapper who made headlines last month for his rhymes about bitcoin cash. Now there is another rapper, from San Francisco, called 'Coindaddy,' an artist who has been coined a “Weird Al Yankovic” of cryptocurrency rap. Also read: An …
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Bitcoin Brushes $9000 As Crypto Markets Continue Making Steady Gains

Of the top ten coins on CoinMarketCap – which are all in the green today – Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and IOTA are up the most, up 9 and 10 percent on the day, respectively. BCH is trading for around $1,240, and IOTA around $2.08 at press time. The total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies is nearing …
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New York to Probe Major Cryptocurrency Exchanges

According to a recent CNBC report, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is currently investigating 13 different cryptocurrency exchanges. One of the most popular Bitcoin wallets, Coinbase, is also being investigated. As for the … What are your thoughts on this cryptocurrency exchange probe?
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Coinsecure Prepares Customers' Claims Process For Stolen Bitcoin

Indian cryptocurrency exchange Coinsecure has advised users on its website that it has been working with authorities since last week's theft of 438 bitcoins and has asked for patience as it prepares the claims process. The company's legal team is reviewing contracts and preparing the claims form for …
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PR: Bitcoin of America Opening New BTMs in 5 Major US Cities

Bitcoin is widely considered to be the first cryptocurrency, or digital currency. While there were earlier concepts for virtual currency, but they were never fully developed. The core idea behind these virtual currencies is to create a freely exchangeable form of money that is entirely digital and secured by …
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