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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50702Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:00:25 -0700
The Next Web: Venezuela’s useless Petro cryptocurrency will hit international markets in OctoberThe Venezuelan President is showing no signs of slowing up on his dream of making national cryptocurrency, the Petro, a actual thing.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50700Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:35:55 -0700
The Next Web: Bitcoin devs warn of possible chainsplit following severe DDoS vulnerabilityBitcoin Core developers say there is a chance the network could suffer a "chainsplit," and that long-confirmed transactions could be reversed.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50701Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:29:01 -0700
The Independent: Bitcoin rival 'ripple' suddenly doubles in value in extraordinary price surgeHigh XRP trade volumes continue to push the price of the world's third most valuable cryptocurrency even higher

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50695Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:16:50 -0700
The Independent: Ripple: Bitcoin rival suddenly doubles in value in extraordinary price surgeHigh XRP trade volumes continue to push the price of the world's third most valuable cryptocurrency even higher

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50699Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:16:00 -0700
Reuters: Switzerland tries to stem blockchain exodus by improving access to bankst to maintain its status as a cryptocurrency hub, Switzerland has taken steps to...

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50696Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:13:37 -0700
Reuters: Japan's hacked crypto exchange says $62 million worth of coins stolenJapanese cryptocurrency firm Tech Bureau Corp said on Friday it now estimates $6...

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50697Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:11:18 -0700
Daily Mail: Switzerland tries to stem blockchain exodus by... High XRP trade volumes continue to push the price of the world's third most valuable cryptocurrency even higher

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50694Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:09:57 -0700
CoinDesk: Tether's Impact on Bitcoin Price Not 'Statistically Significant,' Study FindsIssuance of tether (USDT), the controversial stablecoin, has had no meaningful impact on the price of bitcoin, a newly published academic study found.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50703Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:00:29 -0700
FiveThirtyEight: Two Paths Diverged In A City And I, I Took The Block Less Traveled ByWelcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. There are two types: Riddle…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50693Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:00:00 -0700
The Next Web: Dutch supermarket giant uses blockchain to make orange juice transparentAlbert Heijn is blockchainifying its orange juice, by stamping bottles with QR-codes that pull information about its supply chain from a distributed ledger.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50691Fri, 21 Sep 2018 04:04:46 -0700
CoinDesk: $6,700: Bitcoin Price Charts Bullish Reversal as Altcoins SurgeBTC has bounced back into bullish territory over $6,700 amid increased investor interest in altcoins.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50692Fri, 21 Sep 2018 04:00:06 -0700
The Next Web: Blockchain can’t compress files from 2GB to 20KB – that’s impossibleA blockchain startup is claiming it has developed an algorithm that can reduce the size of digital files by 10,000 times.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50690Fri, 21 Sep 2018 03:49:15 -0700
The Next Web: Why Ripple is said to be the next Bitcoin?There is no doubt that Ripple XRP has a potential to replace Bitcoin in the marketplace of leading cryptocurrencies. In the days to come, we will see

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50688Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:10:49 -0700
CoinDesk: California Bans Bitcoin Donations in Political CampaignsCandidates for public offices in California may not receive donations in cryptocurrency, the state's political watchdog has ruled.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50689Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00:36 -0700