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  • How to Create Non-Fungible Assets and Collectible Tokens With Bitcoin Cash
    On August 21, James Cramer, the developer behind the Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP), announced the launch of the Electron Cash SLP version 3.5. The latest release allows people to create a new type of SLP token called NFT1, a non-fungible token that can be grouped together by a single ID.... Read more »
  • Smokescreens and Mirrors: How Does a Country Do an ICO? They Call It QE
    Financial regulators all around the world have been cracking down hard on ICOs for promising more than they can deliver. At the same time governments and central banks are pulling off far worse scams, such as QE, wiping out the savings of everyone that depends on them. To hide this... Read more »
  • Major Swedish Bank Orders Negative Interest Rate on Euro Deposits
    Sub-zero interest rates have become the norm in some countries, especially in Europe. Nordic nations such as Sweden and Denmark have been in negative territory for a while and a growing number of banks in the region are now charging depositors for keeping their money. Saving in fiat right now,... Read more »
  • Bitcoin Maximalists Embrace Ethereum After Receiving an Offer They Can’t Refuse
    A group of hardcore bitcoin maximalists have heroically overcome their hatred for Ethereum after receiving ERC20 shares in crypto exchange INX worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. The staunch BTC loyalists, led by Blockstream CTO Samson Mow, have agreed to support a project built on Ethereum, despite all the mean... Read more »
  • PR: Cross Exchange Launches IEO
    This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. CROSS is a project aiming to develop an exchange platform that trades various... Read more »
  • Market Update: Prices Drop as Crypto Sentiment Enters the Fear Zone
    Cryptocurrency markets fell hard on August 21 following the $700 price drop bitcoin core (BTC) saw during the early morning trading sessions. Most digital assets have lost 2-8% in value as the overall market valuation of all 2,000+ coins has plunged to $263 billion. Crypto price movements have been following... Read more »

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  • Crypto Trading Is the New Wall Street: Kraken Pro Trader
    By CCN Markets: The crypto market continues to attract former Wall Street traders, and now we know why. Nelson Minier, who is the head of OTC at cryptocurrency exchange Kraken, was featured on Nasdaq TradeTalks as a guest. Minier, who hails from the trading desks at firms such as JPMorgan... Read more »
  • New Xbox 360 Update Launches: Apparently, Microsoft Thinks It's 2009
    By CCN Markets: Microsoft decided that it hadn’t flogged the dead horse quite enough yet. So, after letting it rot in the street for over a year, it has updated the Xbox 360 yet again. But why? Check the patch notes and you'll see every gamer's greatest nemesis: “minor bug... Read more »
  • Feuding Ethereum Siblings Score Pre-Fork Surges as Bitcoin Price Lags
    By CCN Markets While the bitcoin price languishes this week, ethereum classic is enjoying a spectacular spike ahead of its scheduled September 17 hard fork. And the ethereum price is rising too. As of this writing, the price of ethereum classic (ETC) rocketed 20 percent to top $7.38 per coin. ETC... Read more »
  • Dow Plows Toward Triple-Digit Rally as Jackson Hole Unfolds
    By CCN Markets: The Dow diverged from the broader U.S. stock market on Thursday, as concerns over the economy and monetary policy kept investors on the sidelines. Dow Rallies; S&P 500 Flatlines The U.S. stock market was mixed in late-afternoon trading, mirroring a tepid pre-market for Dow futures. The Dow... Read more »
  • Left-for-Dead GameStop Scores Investment, Is Not the Next Blockbuster
    By CCN Markets: GameStop might not be as hopeless as they’ve looked. On Tuesday, they laid off over 100 workers company-wide, including half of the editorial staff at GameInformer. On Wednesday, the company’s stock surged 18% thanks to one investor’s comments. Things move fast in the gaming industry. GameStop confirms it... Read more »
  • Litecoin Dumped Over 50 Percent but a Bounce Is in Sight
    By CCN Markets: Litecoin’s price action has been less than stellar as of late. After posting a 2019 high of $146 on June 21, the cryptocurrency succumbed to heavy selling pressure. Today, August 22, Litecoin dropped to as low as $70 for a plunge of over 50 percent in two... Read more »