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Japan’s SBI Holdings Claims 40% Stake in Hardware Wallet Company

This week the Japanese financial services management group SBI Holdings has announced that it has acquired 40 percent of the Taiwanese digital currency hardware wallet startup Coolbitx. Over the past few months, SBI has been entrenched within the virtual currency industry as the bank plans to incorporate multiple types of cryptocurrency business models.    Also Read: ‘Decentralized Bank’ ICO Miroskii’s Entire Team Is Phoney SBI Holdings Purchases Taiwanese Hardware Wallet Manufacturer Japan’s Strategic Business Innovator Group (SBI) is a financial services company launched in 1999 and is headquartered […]

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Cryptocurrency News Round-Up From Russia: Highlights

This is the first in a series of weekly news highlights about blockchain technology and cryptocurrency in Russia. Last week’s headlines included an endorsement of blockchain technology from President Putin, tax exemptions for cryptocurrencies and a legal decision that prevented the seizure of cryptocurrency assets in a bankruptcy case. Putin Endorses Technological Development in Russia During his conversation with Herman Gref, the head of Russia’s largest bank, Sberbank, Russian President Vladimir Putin said he supports the development of new technologies, including blockchains, and stated that the country […]

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BMW ‘Is Working With’ Another Blockchain Firm, This Time To Track Cobalt, Report Says

Sourcing ‘clean’ cobalt has led BMW to ‘partner’ with a little-known UK Blockchain startup, Reuters reports German car manufacturer BMW has allegedly closed a second partnership with a Blockchain startup, this time to source ethical cobalt for its products, Reuters reports March 5, citing the startup’s CEO. Just a week after the automotive giant unveiled a deal with Chinese Blockchain supply firm VEChain, Douglas Johnson-Poensgen, the CEO of little-known UK-based startup Circulor, told Reuters they are collaborating with BMW to track so-called ‘clean’ cobalt supplies in order […]

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How to Create Custom Bitcoin Cash Addresses With Vanitygen

Earlier this week the creators of cashaddress.github.io announced the stable release of ‘Vanitygen Cash,’ a vanity-themed BCH address maker. Vanitygen Cash is a fork of the original Vanitygen protocol originally designed for BTC but here it has been created for the Bitcoin Cash network. Also read: Highly Organized Crime Blamed for $2mil Bitcoin Mining Burglaries Vanity Addresses for the Bitcoin Cash Network Now bitcoin cash enthusiasts can create custom addresses with a protocol called Vanitygen Cash (VGC). The VGC software was developed by the programmers who made the […]

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Canadian Financial Regulator Warns Of Potential Scam, Unregistered “Cryptobank” ICO

Canadian Financial and Consumer Services Commission (FCNB) warns citizens about an unregistered “cryptobank” using fake data to attract potential investors. New Brunswick, Canada’s financial watchdog warned cryptocurrency investors of a potential scam website Bitcoin-bank.io that claims to be a “cryptobank” in an investor alert published Monday, Feb. 5. According to the statement, the Financial and Consumer Services Commission (FCNB) started investigating the company profile after Bitcoin-bank.io appeared in ads on a Canadian online classified website. FCNB found that the company is neither registered  for trading in New […]

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South Korean Travel Site with Over 50,000 Hotels to Accept 12 Cryptocurrencies

A South Korean travel website with over 50,000 hotels and other types of accommodation facilities will begin accepting 12 cryptocurrencies, thanks to a partnership between its operator and Bithumb, a major cryptocurrency exchange in Korea. Also read: Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas as Regulations Tighten Pay for 50,000+ Hotels with Crypto One of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, announced on Tuesday its business alliance with Seoul-based With Innovation Corp. Thanks to this partnership, customers will be able to pay with cryptocurrencies for over 50,000 accommodation facilities, […]

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Raven (RVN) X16r Miner Now Available for AMD GPU Miners as Well

There is now a fork of sgminer also available for mining the X16r algorithm used by Raven (RVN), so the coin is no longer in the domain of Nvidia miners alone. The sgminer-gm fork with X16R support by aceneun should work on most recent AMD GPUs such as RX 4xx/5xx series and RX VEGA just fine, we have not tested it on older generations, but it might be just fine for them as well. Do note that there is a Windows binary available and it requires you […]

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Japan’s Finance Giant SBI Buys 40% Of Taiwanese Crypto Hardware Wallet Company

Japanese financial giant SBI continues its cryptocurrency ventures with a 40% investment in Taiwanese hardware wallet manufacturer CoolBitX. Japanese financial services group SBI Holdings has bought 40% of Taiwanese cryptocurrency hardware wallet company CoolBitX, according to a press release published March 2. In the latest venture in SBI’s increasing involvement with both the cryptocurrency and Blockchain industries, the finance giant made an undisclosed investment which transferred almost half of CoolBitX to its ownership. CoolBitX currently manufacturers CoolWallet as its primary offering — a hardware wallet akin to […]

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Hey MrSotko What Do You Think Of This? And Crypto News Stuff!

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High-Frequency Trading Firm Virtu Threatens Legal Action Against Virtcoin

HFT giant Virtu has been the target of an apparent clone scam, using its likeness to attract possible investors. The company is threatening legal action and has already approached the authorities about the matter. The promotional matrial for the “coin” in question, Virt, is so bizarre it almost looks like a parody of the current state of the market or the result of an ICO whitepaper writing AI gone rogue. Also Read: 24-Year-Old Sent to Prison for Selling Bitcoin Without Asking for ID Virtu Clone Scam Can […]

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