Banking Struggle Drives Bitcoin ATM Manufacturer Lamassu to Switzerland
Jan04

Banking Struggle Drives Bitcoin ATM Manufacturer Lamassu to Switzerland

While governments and banks in some countries are trying to hamper the development of cryptocurrency-related businesses, other locations are cashing in on the investments and new jobs that the industry brings. The latest example of this is the establishment of bitcoin ATM manufacturer Lamassu in Switzerland. Also Read: European Exchange to Offer Investing in Stocks With Cryptocurrencies Lamassu Industries AG Lamassu, the well-known...

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Bitcoin’s Proof of Keys Day Begins With Industry-Wide Support
Jan04

Bitcoin’s Proof of Keys Day Begins With Industry-Wide Support

In addition to being Bitcoin’s 10th birthday, Jan. 3, 2019 will go down in history as being the crypto world’s inaugural Proof of Keys day. The initiative, conceived by Trace Meyer just weeks ago, has drawn broad support from cryptocurrency influencers and businesses. Over the past 24 hours, crypto companies have tweeted their encouragement for users to withdraw their funds from exchanges and other custodial wallets. Also...

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Operator of China’s Former Leading Torrent Site Jailed For Three Years
Jan04

Operator of China’s Former Leading Torrent Site Jailed For Three Years

While most Western torrent site users are familiar with giants such as The Pirate Bay and RARBG, there’s also a thriving BitTorrent scene in the Far East. Millions of Internet users in countries like China, South Korea, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam rely on the protocol for their content fix but largely due to language barriers, their activities go largely unreported in North America and Europe. Also contributing to the...

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BitTorrent Unveils New Token to Pay for Faster Downloads
Jan04

BitTorrent Unveils New Token to Pay for Faster Downloads

Last year BitTorrent Inc. was officially acquired by TRON, a cryptocurrency startup that aims to establish a truly decentralized Internet. This means that uTorrent and BitTorrent mainline, two of the most used torrent clients, now have a strong foothold in the crypto world. Thus far not much has changed, but BitTorrent and TRON have already made it clear that they plan to use cryptocurrency to complement the BitTorrent protocol. In...

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Why data scientists love Kubernetes
Jan04

Why data scientists love Kubernetes

Let’s start with an uncontroversial point: Software developers and system operators love Kubernetes as a way to deploy and manage applications in Linux containers. Linux containers provide the foundation for reproducible builds and deployments, but Kubernetes and its ecosystem provide essential features that make containers great for running real applications, like: Continuous integration and deployment, so you can go from a Git...

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