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South Korean Crypto Exchange Launches Ripple-Based Blockchain Remittance Service

Advertisement Coinone subsidiary Coinone Transfer has introduced Cross, South Korea’s first blockchain-based remittance app and web service, using enterprise blockchain technology created by Ripple. Cross gives people in Thailand and the Philippines access to faster and cheaper payment services. Coinone Transfer utilized RippleNet and connections with the Siam Commercial Bank (Thailand) and Cebuana Lhuillier (Philippines) […]

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Anti-Crypto Environmentalists Gleeful that Bitcoin is ‘Becoming Worthless’

Advertisement Some environmentalists are gleefully celebrating the current crypto bear market, saying it’s a sure sign that bitcoin is “becoming worthless” and “will soon be no more.” And they’re breathlessly counting down the days until its demise. “Bitcoin is a colossal waste of energy [and] will soon be no more,” writer Ilana Strauss gloated at […]

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Bullion Giant APMEX Partners with BitPay to Let Investors Buy Gold with Bitcoin

Advertisement Global crypto payment provider BitPay has announced the OneGold precious metals and digital gold marketplace is now accepting Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash, according to a press release. OneGold — founded by APMEX, a leading precious metals retailer, and Sprott, an alternative asset manager — is focused on giving investors the ability to combine the […]

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Vermont Government Forms Working Group to Explore Blockchain Technology

Advertisement The second-smallest state in the United States by population has formed a working group consisting of state agencies with a view toward studying blockchain technology. This was announced by Vermont’s attorney general, T.J. Donovan, who disclosed that the blockchain working group would commence work next year in January. The working group — which will […]

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