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Moscow’s government is planning to use ethereum as part of a system for allotting trading spots during weekend farmers markets. The system will record applications submitted by farmers, who compete for a limited number of commercial plots. Some 15,000 trading spots are up for grabs, with the market season stretching between April 20 and November …

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The cryptocurrency market is flashing green Wednesday following a major downturn, with the total capitalization rising more than $11 billion on a 24-hour basis. The signs of a turnaround emerge in the wake of a rough patch for the market, during which it hit its lowest point for 2018, as CoinDesk previously reported. At press time, …

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The price of bitcoin fell below $8,000 for the fourth time in seven days as the cryptocurrency’s value sank to its lowest level since July 24th. As of press time, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is averaging $7,764.44, according to CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). That figure represents a roughly 4.9 percent decline since …

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July 26 might be forever remembered as one of the darkest days in Facebook’s history – or, at the very least, for its shareholders. An otherwise unassuming Thursday, the day saw the social media giant lose more than $120 billion in market value, the biggest loss in one day for any U.S. traded company. According …

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New research suggests that prices for high-end graphics cards – coveted by both cryptocurrency miners and gamers alike – are falling. The research was conducted by John Peddie Research, a tech marketing and consulting firm based in California. As tech publication Computerworld reported on Tuesday, the report shows higher-priced products from Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) …

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Token creation platform Bancor has gone offline following a “security breach” that took place Monday morning. Bancor posted on Twitter that it took its platform offline following the security incident, stating that “no user wallets were compromised.” “To complete the investigation, we have moved to maintenance and will be releasing a more detailed report shortly. …

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The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE)’s website became unavailable just as it launched its first bitcoin futures contracts at 6 p.m. EST on Sunday. The website downtime – which CBOE attributed to significant traffic around the futures launch in a post on Twitter – coincided with a sudden surge in the price of bitcoin, which …

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The world’s largest bitcoin exchanges by trade volume are reporting significantly varying prices as the cryptocurrency’s price soars to new all-time highs, market data shows. In some cases, the differences amount to more than $2,000 in value, particularly among some of the most voluminous exchanges. On Coinbase’s GDAX exchange, for example, the price of bitcoin …

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The price of bitcoin is spiking, climbing above $7,700 for the first time since Nov. 8. At press time, the price of bitcoin is at an average of $7,741.44, representing a gain of more than 6% since the day’s open of $7,279. That figure also signifies a gain of over $450, according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price …

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CME Group chairman and CEO Terry Duffy has said that the derivatives exchange operator could list a planned bitcoin futures product as early as next month. The firm made waves in October when it revealed that it was seeking regulatory approval to list its first bitcoin-related product. At the time, CME said that the futures would …

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Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. At a conference, Ravi Menon, the managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the country’s central bank, stated that the country does not intend to regulate bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market in the short-term. In essence, Menon shared the same …

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