Warrantless US Spying Is Set to Expire Soon. Let It Die

Opinion: It’s time to let the sun set on warrantless...

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Overstock Now Accepts Various Altcoins for Payment
Aug09

Overstock Now Accepts Various Altcoins for Payment

Overstock just became the first major retailer to accept bitcoin cash and altcoins at the point of sale for payment. They announced a partnership with Shapeshift.io to streamline the process. Now Overstock customers can transact via Shapeshift’s native API easily using Bitcoin Cash, Monero, Litecoin, Ethereum, and more.  Also read: Fork Wars: Segwit Lock-In and Communication Breakdown Overstock’s press release...

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South Africa to Take “Balanced Approach” to Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Regulations
Aug09

South Africa to Take “Balanced Approach” to Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Regulations

Recent South African parliamentary discussions have revealed Finance Minister Gigaba’s desire to adopt a “balanced approach” with regards to bitcoin and cryptocurrency regulations. Also Read: South Africa Will Begin Testing Bitcoin and Crypto Regulations Minister Gigaba Stated That A “Balanced Approach Is Being Taken” to the Development of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Regulations In response to a...

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Fork Wars: Segwit Lock-In and Communication Breakdown
Aug09

Fork Wars: Segwit Lock-In and Communication Breakdown

Segregated Witness has officially locked-in and bitcoin’s price is currently coasting along at $3430. Even though Bitcoin market prices have rallied to new all time highs after the August 1 hard fork, both Bitcoin and the newly formed network, Bitcoin Cash still have some uncertain futures ahead. Also read: Markets Update: Bitcoin Continues to Orbit Above $3K Bitcoin Cash Pushes Forward as Network Strengthens The hard fork...

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Belfrics Begins Roll-out of African Bitcoin Exchanges in Kenya
Aug09

Belfrics Begins Roll-out of African Bitcoin Exchanges in Kenya

Belfrics Global have begun their roll-out of African bitcoin exchanges, having recently launched operations in Kenya. The company also plans to open additional exchanges in Nigeria, Ghana, and Botswana in the coming months. Also Read: Belfrics Launches Exchange in the Face of Indian Demonetization Belfrics Has Launched Its First African Bitcoin Exchange in Kenya Malaysia-based bitcoin technology provider, Belfrics Global,...

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