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Bitcoin Declared Sharia Compliant, Opening Crypto Markets to Islamic Finance

Bitcoin Declared Sharia Compliant, Opening Crypto Markets to Islamic Finance “The use of any lawful thing for an unlawful purpose can not make the thing itself unlawful.” So concludes Indonesia’s Blossom finance, ending a debate in the Islamic world and perhaps even more widely. A couple of Sheiks had previously argued that bitcoin is not…

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$150,000 USD in Ethereum Stolen in MyEtherWallet Hack

$150,000 USD in Ethereum Stolen in MyEtherWallet Hack For two hours yesterday, April 24th, 2018, hackers diverted visitors of MyEtherWallet.com, accessing user accounts and stealing approximately 215 ether. MyEtherWallet warned users on Reddit and Twitter as soon as the hack was identified. But, this left a couple of hours where users of the wallet attempting…

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Nasdaq is open to becoming cryptocurrency exchange, CEO says

Nasdaq is open to becoming cryptocurrency exchange, CEO says – Once the regulation is smoothed out and the space “matures”, Nasdaq would consider becoming a digital currency exchange, the company’s CEO says. – “Certainly Nasdaq would consider becoming a crypto exchange over time,” Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman says. – In the meantime, Nasdaq is supporting…

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

New York’s attorney general is investigating bitcoin exchanges

New York’s attorney general is investigating bitcoin exchanges New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman launched an investigation into bitcoin exchanges today, his office announced. He’s looking into thirteen major exchanges, including Coinbase, Gemini Trust, and Bitfinex, requesting information on their operations and what measures they have in place to protect consumers. “Too often, consumers don’t…

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Billionaire banking heir Matthew Mellon dies

Billionaire banking heir Matthew Mellon dies in rehab, aged 54 Matthew Mellon, the billionaire banking heir and cryptocurrency investor whose British ex-wife founded Jimmy Choo, has died at a drug rehabilitation centre in Mexico. The 54-year-old socialite was a descendant of two of America’s great banking dynasties and had faced a lengthy battle with drug…

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MailChimp to Block ICO, Crypto Marketing

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…

Bitcoin Mining Consuming Electricity

Bitcoin Mining Consuming More Electricity Than 159 Countries

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…

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Telegram May Enter Cryptocurrency

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…

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What Is The Difference Between Bitcoin and Ethereum?

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…

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…

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Venezuela Announces Petro Coin Presale

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…

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

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…