Fund Providers Insist There’s Enough Market Liquidity for a Bitcoin ETF
Jan10

Fund Providers Insist There’s Enough Market Liquidity for a Bitcoin ETF

For years, bitcoin exchange traded funds (ETFs) have been struggling to get off the ground and receive approval from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Passive fund providers are now arguing there is sufficient market liquidity for a bitcoin ETF to be launched in 2019.  Also read: SEC Wants Second Look at Nine Bitcoin ETFs ETFs to Top $9 Trillion by 2022 ETFs are becoming a large part of the investment...

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Immutability Questioned After Steemit Blog Bans 9/11 Blackmailer’s Account
Jan10

Immutability Questioned After Steemit Blog Bans 9/11 Blackmailer’s Account

The blockchain-powered blogging platform Steemit is being accused of centralization and censorship. On Jan. 7, 2019, the hacker group The Dark Overlord had its account banned from Steemit by a developer known as ‘Jredbeard’ for violating the company’s terms of service agreement. Also Read: Developer Releases Cash-DB, a Terab Project Fork for the BCH Network Steemit Bans 9/11 Whistleblower Account On Dec. 21,...

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Banking Agency Advises European Commission to Assess Common Crypto Approach
Jan10

Banking Agency Advises European Commission to Assess Common Crypto Approach

The European Banking Authority (EBA), a regulatory agency of the European Union, has published its assessment into the application of EU law to crypto assets. The agency, which is headquartered in London, recommends that the European Commission tables a response to the risks regulators associate with the field such as money laundering. Also Read: FBI Agents Raid Tech Campus Over Unauthorized Crypto Trading Crypto Activity Is Outside...

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Sony Says it Will ‘Fix’ Kodi Problem in Next Update
Jan10

Sony Says it Will ‘Fix’ Kodi Problem in Next Update

Millions of Internet video consumers favor the open source media player Kodi for its long history and unparalleled flexibility. While perfectly at home playing legitimate content, the tool can also be configured, via third-party addons, to act as a powerful piracy tool. This has led to Kodi being dragged into all kinds of controversies, none of which the official development team encourage or relish. Nevertheless, when a headline...

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5 useful Vim plugins for developers
Jan10

5 useful Vim plugins for developers

I have used Vim as a text editor for over 20 years, but about two years ago I decided to make it my primary text editor. I use Vim to write code, configuration files, blog articles, and pretty much everything I can do in plaintext. Vim has many great features and, once you get used to it, you become very productive. read...

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