Jhonathan Scott

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5 Employers That Pay In Crypto – Earn A Crypto Paycheck

GMO Internet GroupGMO Internet Group is a leading fintech firm headquartered in Japan. The company offers a wide range of services including internet services, online marketing, media, cryptocurrency services, and internet finance. In 2020, this company announced that it would start paying 4000 employees based...
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Microsoft Files For Brainwave Patent To Mine Cryptocurrency – Bizarre?

A patent application filed with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in 2020 stated that Microsoft could use sensors to detect brainwave activities, which could later be converted into computer-language data that could solve mathematical problems. This is similar to how crypto mining works. Brainwaves...
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5 Coins That Have Become Worthless in 2021

Below are the five coins that have become worthless in 2021: BitConnect (BCC)In 2017, BitConnect was the favourite altcoin to crypto investors. At the time, the coin used to create new highs every day, and by December 2017, it had already created an all-time high....
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How Will DEXs be regulated? Will it happen?

However, with the decentralized nature of DEXs, it will be hard for regulators to formulate the right course of action when it comes to regulations. As such, regulations about these exchanges could take time before being enforced. Can DEXs be Regulated?It is required that all...
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3 DeFi Platforms That Could Take Off by 2022

DeFi makes financial transactions cheaper and more cost-efficient because it removes the need for intermediaries during transactions. Because of increasing demand, new DeFi projects have sprouted in 2021. Below are the three DeFi platforms that are expected to take off by 2022. Aave In the...
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Binance Introduces New NFT Marketplace

Recently, even the world’s largest crypto exchange by volume, Binance, announced plans to launch a brand new marketplace for new digital assets, naming it Binance NFT. Binance Expanding Operations Of course, I would hardly call this surprising, given that Binance has jumped on every trend...
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WallStreetBets Combats Market Manipulation Using Blockchain

The group, consisting of regular people with a talent for investing, started rapidly buying the companies’ shares, boosting their prices, and causing institutions to lose money. The Blockchain AppWell, that same group recently decided to launch a blockchain-based app meant to combat traditional finance’s market...
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Dogecoin: Did It End The Bull Run?

Boosted by fervent, some would say quasi-religious support from a growing fan base which include business leaders like “DogeFather” Elon Musk and Mark Cuban, as well as athletes, movie stars, TiKToK influencers, and the WallStreetBets cabal. Buoyed by a whole new generation of crypto beginners...
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How COVID-19 Increased Crypto Demand

These days, not only are people not panicking as they were in the beginning, but we already have vaccines, and apart from the necessity to wear masks in closed spaces and be very aware of hygiene (which should have happened a long time ago), life...
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Is Bitcoin the Saviour of Broken Economies?

Nevertheless, Bitcoin is a vital financial instrument that comes in handy for people living in countries affected by inflation. One of the bad things about inflation is that people can’t use fiat currency as a store of value due to the sharp decline in value....
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Will PayPal Launch its Own Stablecoin?

PayPal Stablecoin And rightly so since PayPal absolutely requires an efficient payment system in order to handle its massive daily usage. PayPal’s transaction volume may not be able to rival Tether’s (USDT), which amounts to several hundred billion dollars, but it can certainly boast in...
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Why is Tron USDT Outperforming Tether on Ethereum?

Network Differences Ethereum-based USDT has been the go-to payment method for most cryptocurrency users back when BTC was too volatile and expensive. This changed really quickly after DeFi rose to prominence as droves of traders flocked to Ethereum DEXs, constantly using up its resources to...
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UAE and Indian Companies Enter Blockchain Steel Deal

Blockchain has already impacted countless sectors, from finance to supply chain, gaming, gambling, real estate, and more. I dare say that it is only a matter of time before the whole world runs on blockchain, even if it takes another decade, or even longer for...
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NBA Prospect Jalen Suggs Sells Epic March Madness Shot as NFT

Simply put, they are becoming a way in which artists, musicians, sports stars, and everyone else, really, can offer anything that they deem valuable. You might be wondering what caused this train of thought? Well, the answer is the fact that yet another upcoming sports...
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Tesla Helped Patch a Bug in The Bitcoin Payment Processor

The fact is also that Tesla bought $1.5 billion worth of Bitcoin only a few short weeks back, further proving that both the company and its CEO are truly serious about the emerging industry. However, what really surprised everyone is that none other than Tesla...
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Can Governments Stop Bitcoin by Shutting Down Mining?

This crisis helped to see the price of BTC plunge to $50,000, triggering a mini bear run for the rest of last week. The price of Bitcoin is currently consolidating above $53,500. If a mere temporary blackout in one region can send the markets crashing,...
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Will China Ban Mining To Reach Carbon Emission Goals?

The flagship cryptocurrency has gained over 36,050 points since the beginning of the year and recently made a new all-time high of nearly $65,000. Still, haters gonna hate. According to Ripple's CEO Brad Garlinghouse, Bitcoin mining has a severe impact on the environment, and its...
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Pros And Cons Of Investing In Bitcoin IRAs

A Bitcoin IRA is one of the earliest investments in using Bitcoin as a retirement account. Research that I have come across shows that at least $400 million has been invested into retirement benefits using Bitcoin. What is a Bitcoin IRA? The IRS is yet...
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Why Do Large Companies Include Bitcoin In Their Assets?

Nonetheless, the economist might be the only one who is not concerned about the significant amount of cash that has been put in circulation over the past year. Some of the most prominent firms in the U.S., such as Tesla, Square, and TIME Magazine, are...
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Tether Says Cryptocurrency Backed by Undisclosed Reserves

Even though Visa said it would start settling transactions in USD Coin (USDC), almost nobody in the space uses this stablecoin to trade crypto. If you ask around, most traders across the board use the USDt pair, which is visible as it accounts for 55%...
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Sweden Central Bank Completes First Phase Of e-Krona Trials

Sveriges Riksbank, Sweden’s Central Bank, has released results detailing the first rounds of trials into a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC). The report shows an analysis of how the digital currency was used. The report has shown areas of weaknesses in the e-krona currency. These...
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Goldman Sachs And Deutsche Borse Are The Latest Incumbents

In June last year, Deutsche Borse announced the introduction of Bitcoin ETN on its Xetra exchange platform. An ETN is a debt security that checks the performance of underlying assets. In its recent strategy to expand its offerings into the crypto market, Deutsche Borse has...
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PayPal Launches Crypto Checkout Service

PayPal consumers who hold various cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ether, and Bitcoin Cash will convert them into fiat currencies and use them to make purchases from different merchants. All 29 million merchants on this platform will enjoy this service. What does this mean for...
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Ranking Of The Top Cryptocurrency Exchanges

To start trading in cryptocurrencies and other digital assets, you need to register with an exchange platform. Some of the best cryptocurrency exchanges include: Top Cryptocurrency Exchanges Coinbase and Coinbase Pro Coinbase is the most popular cryptocurrency exchange platform in the United States. It also...
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What Are The Safest Ways To Store Bitcoin?

Traders are at risk of their Bitcoin being stolen on exchange platforms. One can lose Bitcoin due to computer hacking, misplacement of private keys, or computer issues. If you do not want to fall victim, use any of the following ways to store your Bitcoin:...
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How to Fix Bitcoin Unconfirmed Transactions

An unconfirmed Bitcoin transaction can occur when you choose a smaller miner price as a transaction fee for the Bitcoin transaction. As a result, the miners may not confirm the transaction. This is one of the major issues with Bitcoin trading, the other issue being...
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Best Ways To Protect Your Bitcoin Wallet From Hackers

There is more chance to recover your funds if it's fiat money compared to Bitcoin, due to its decentralized nature. That’s the main issue. But this shouldn’t stop you from taking advantage of the booming industry and make massive returns. There are ways to keep...
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People Power Gains Expression in the Reddit-fueled Dogecoin Pump

In the earliest days, man traded items through the barter system in a peer-to-peer manner, a decentralized system that cryptocurrencies are trying to return us to. Advances in human caste systems ushered in financial oversight by central authorities, and every transaction is not just being...
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How The Visa Bitcoin Wallet Integration Will Help To Drive Global Adoption

While the journey to make cryptocurrencies go mainstream today is being championed by many entities, and payment service company, Visa Inc’s latest revelation may help accelerate the long-sought global acceptance of Bitcoin (BTC) and other altcoins. Visa Integrates with Bitcoin Wallets To Permit PurchasesVisa CEO,...
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Complete Guide Of Cashing Out Bitcoin

Some of the options are safer while some other options are faster. The easiest method is not necessarily the cheapest, so it’s important to understand how each method works to know which is best for you. The following are ways to cash out Bitcoin securely....
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Tips To Protect Your Cryptos

There have been several incidents of the theft of crypto assets, but there are ways to make sure your crypto wallet is protected and kept safe from prying eyes. Below are some tips that can help you keep your crypto safe. Keep your crypto details...
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Big Tech Firms Adoption Of Blockchain As A Service

Blockchain is seeing expansive use in several industries, including real estate, banking, insurance, healthcare, supply chain, and many more. Why many tech firms are adopting blockchain technology Blockchain technology has proven to be very useful for efficiency and saving operational costs. Let’s see some of...
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CEO Says Goldman Sachs Keeping Close Eye On Bitcoin

According to Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon, the banking giant is showing interest in Bitcoin and other crypto products. Solomon believes that Bitcoin and decentralized finance (DeFi) will diversify the financial system and disrupt the banking industry. This comes weeks after the CEO pointed out...
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How Realistic Is A $400,000 Bitcoin?

The pioneer cryptocurrency has been on a rampage lately, posting year-to-date returns of nearly 124%. BTC has gained over 36,050 points since the beginning of the year, going from a low of $28,950 to a new all-time high of nearly $65,000. Despite the massive gains...