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China’s Govt Crypto Readies Huge November Launch to Steal Libra’s Thunder

Facebook’s fears that the bottlenecks tech firms in the free world face in developing cryptocurrencies risks opening the door for more closed societies to take the lead have been confirmed. According to Forbes, China has already developed a state-backed cryptocurrency known as DC/EP (DC- Digital Currency, EP – Electronic Payments) that could be unveiled in November. Continue reading China’s Govt Crypto Readies Huge November Launch to Steal Libra’s Thunder

‘Moonshot’ Bakkt Inches Closer to Launch with July Bitcoin Futures Testing

One of the major catalysts expected for the bitcoin price in 2019 is closer to becoming a reality. Bakkt, a bitcoin futures exchange owned by NYSE parent company ICE, will begin testing bitcoin futures trading next month. The regulated exchange made the announcement via a Medium blog post, and you could almost feel the crypto community breathing a collective sigh of relief. Continue reading ‘Moonshot’ Bakkt Inches Closer to Launch with July Bitcoin Futures Testing

Researcher Nears Launch of Ava, a Crypto & Potential Ethereum Killer

The crypto ecosystem often explores which blockchain will emerge as the ‘Ethereum killer.’ So far, no network has been able to muscle the second-biggest blockchain off its perch, but now there’s a new kid in town – Ava, and it has Bitcoin, Ethereum, and even Visa in its sights. Continue reading Researcher Nears Launch of Ava, a Crypto & Potential Ethereum Killer