MailChimp to Block ICO, Crypto Marketing

mailchimp bans crypto currency

Email Service MailChimp to Block ICO, Crypto Marketing MailChimp said in a tweet that “cryptocurrency-related information isn’t necessarily prohibited,” provided the sender is not selling, trading, storing or marketing cryptocurrencies. Email distribution company MailChimp will bar marketing campaigns for cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings starting next month. In an email sent to a MailChimp customer and obtained by CoinDesk, the company said that it will no longer allow its service to be used for crypto campaigns because they are “too frequently associated with scams, fraud, phishing, and potentially misleading business…

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Star of South Africa Diamond

The Star Of Africa

Star of South Africa Diamond The “Star of South Africa” diamond was discovered in 1869 and started ‘diamond fever’ throughout the world. The 47.69 carat pear shaped diamond was set into a pendant brooch with oval and round old mine cut diamonds in a lily of the valley motif. The brooch designed by Pierre Cartier at the House of Cartier in New York in 1910 for the American Industrialist J.P. Morgan is currently in this original setting. The famous diamond is said to have been acquired from a young herdsman…

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Bitcoin Mining Consuming More Electricity Than 159 Countries

Bitcoin Mining Consuming Electricity

Bitcoin Mining Now Consuming More Electricity Than 159 Countries Including Ireland & Most Countries In Africa Bitcoin’s ongoing meteoric price rise has received the bulk of recent press attention with a lot of discussion around whether or not it’s a bubble waiting to burst. However, most the coverage has missed out one of the more interesting and unintended consequences of this price increase. That is the surge in global electricity consumption used to “mine” more Bitcoins. According to Digiconomist’s Bitcoin Energy Consumption Index, as of Monday November 20th, 2017 Bitcoin’s…

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Telegram May Enter Cryptocurrency

TON, Telegram Open Network

Cryptocurrency by Russia’s Telegram Founder Raises $850 Mln in Investments In early January, the TechCrunch website reported Telegram’s plans to launch its own blockchain, the “Telegram Open Network” (TON), platform and homegrown cryptocurrency. Russian tech genius, founder of Vkontakte and Telegram, Pavel Durov has filed a “Notice of Exempt Offering of Securities” with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), reporting $850 million raised from 81 investors for “the development of the TON Blockchain, the development and maintenance of Telegram Messenger.” While the SEC filing did not disclose the names…

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Sikke, Türkiye’s electronic currency

Sikke, Türkiye’s electronic currency Welcome to Sikke Platform… First of all thank you as a team for your trust in Sikke. We believe that Sikke is a digital asset that will earn a lot of investors in the middle and long term, and we continue our software development with this belief. We want you to believe in Sikke and trust us in this difficult process. The coin is separated from other electronic funds by many features. When the coin (SKK) is designed; Unlike other crypto coins, it is not just…

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What Is The Difference Between Bitcoin and Ethereum?

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What Is The Difference Between Bitcoin and Ethereum? Last year, thanks to stratospheric rises in value, lots of people became aware of the existence of Bitcoin, as well as another often-cited up-and-coming cryptocurrency, Ethereum. By market cap they are the two most valuable cryptocurrencies – as of writing (and please note that these numbers fluctuate quite a lot), the total value of all the Bitcoin in existence is $143 billion, while Ethereum sits at $88 billion. For perspective – that means Bitcoin is currently held at around the same value…

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Alkebulan AKB, One Africa Cryptocurrency

Alkebulan AKB, One Africa Cryptocurrency

Alkebulan AKB, One Africa Cryptocurrency Africa,agricultural,energy Since the last few years i interest me for investments in the agricultural industry in Afrika. The problem is that there are to many bridges for investment opportunities in African countries. (eventually write an example about money transfers and currency exchanges which are expensive) There are a lot of opportunities in Africa for investments like in the Agricultural industry and the energy industry. With this concept were planning to remove all those bridges to make it easier for all the people on the world…

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Venezuela Announces Petro Coin Presale

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Venezuela Says Crypto Mining Now ‘Perfectly Legal,’ Announces Petro Presale Venezuela’s government has said cryptocurrency mining is now “completely legal”as it plans the presale of its Petro coin for next month. In comments during a TV address quoted by local news outlet TeleSur, the country’s newly-dubbed ‘cryptocurrency superintendent’ Carlos Vargas confirmed that citizens mining Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were not breaking the law. Last year, Venezuela made headlines on several occasions after reports emerged that police were cracking down on mining operations, accusing those involved of sapping power from the…

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Facebook is banning all ads for bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and ICOs

facebook banned cryptocurrency

Facebook is banning all ads for bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and ICOs – Facebook is banning all ads related to cryptocurrencies, from ICOs to bitcoin. – The social network says the ban, which includes both Facebook and Instagram, is to crack down on scams. – Cryptocurrencies are “frequently associated with misleading or deceptive practices,” it said. Cryptocurrencies are a Wild West of sorts — and Facebook has had enough. The social network is banning all ads related to bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and ICOs, it announced on Tuesday, as it attempts to crack down…

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50 Cent becomes accidental Bitcoin millionaire

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50 Cent becomes accidental Bitcoin millionaire 50 Cent took a chance on bitcoin years before anyone knew what cryptocurrency even was … and it’s paid off more than 7 million times over. Rewind to 2014 and 50’s album, “Animal Ambition,” when the rapper became the first to accept bitcoin — which was then valued at around $662/bitcoin — as payment for his work. We’re told customers could get a copy of the album for just a fraction of a whole bitcoin. Our sources say “Animal Ambition” pulled in about 700…

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What is a crypto airdrop?


What is a crypto airdrop? A​ ​crypto airdrop​ ​is​ ​when​ ​a​ ​blockchain project distribute​s ​free​ ​tokens or​ ​coins ​to​ ​the​ crypto ​community. To​ ​be​ ​a​ ​recipient​ ​of​ ​an​ crypto ​airdrop often​ ​the​ ​only​ ​requirement​ ​is​ ​that​ ​you​ ​have​ ​coins from the relevant blockchain stored​ ​in​ ​your​ ​wallet. Examples of this format of airdrops are Byteball, Stellar lumens and OmiseGo. These airdrops required you to proof you were the owner of Bitcoins or Ethereums at a certain time ( snapshot) of the blockchain. The​ ​format​ ​of​ ​these​ crypto ​giveaways​ ​is​ ​usually​…

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Why do we value gold?

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Why do we value gold? Mankind’s attitude to gold is bizarre. Chemically, it is uninteresting – it barely reacts with any other element. Yet, of all the 118 elements in the periodic table, gold is the one we humans have always tended to choose to use as currency. Why? Why not osmium or chromium, or helium, say – or maybe seaborgium? I’m not the first to ask the question, but I like to think I’m asking it in one of the most compelling locations possible – the extraordinary exhibition of…

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