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On Apr 15, 2020
@tylerwinklevoss shared
RT @CoinDesk: LINKING IT TOGETHER: Chainlink’s link token is outperforming bitcoin by leaps and bounds, as the oracle network’s various use cases have garnered investor attention, leading to a self-feeding bullish cycle. CoinDesk's @godbole17 reports https://t.co/N656lE8O14
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Chainlink’s Link Token Outperforms Bitcoin as Business Wins Fuel Hype Cycle

Chainlink’s Link Token Outperforms Bitcoin as Business Wins Fuel Hype Cycle

Chainlink’s link token is outperforming bitcoin by leaps and bounds, as the oracle network’s various use cases have garnered attention and hype.

On Apr 15, 2020
@tylerwinklevoss shared
Toronto Stock Exchange’s Listing of Bitcoin Fund Can Have a Major Impact on Crypto https://t.co/Xm16L1psx6 via @cointelegraph
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Toronto Stock Exchange’s Listing of Bitcoin Fund Can Have a Major Impact on Crypto

Toronto Stock Exchange’s Listing of Bitcoin Fund Can Have a Major Impact on Crypto

Experts think that 3iQ’s latest BTC-related listing will have a positive impact on global investor sentiment toward crypto.

On Apr 16, 2020
@Blockstream shared
"The next interesting step would be for an exchange to support #P2EP. Ultimately we need to make a choice on what kind of world we want to live in, one where there is financial privacy or one where there isn't." - @Excellion https://t.co/G7c9JskHWQ
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BTCPay Looks to Anonymize Bitcoin Transactions With PayJoin Integration

BTCPay Looks to Anonymize Bitcoin Transactions With PayJoin Integration

PayJoin is a relatively new way to send private transactions in bitcoin and may offer better privacy than current popular alternatives.

On Apr 19, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
Bitcoin price likes clear regulation, find researchers from the Bank for International Settlements https://t.co/GL1WAWL6NN
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New Research Says Bitcoin Price Jumps in Response to News of Clear Regulation

New Research Says Bitcoin Price Jumps in Response to News of Clear Regulation

Researchers at the Bank for International Settlements think that crypto prices respond well to clear regulation, though they drop when governments issue bans

On Apr 14, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
“Once it’s proven that Proof-of-Stake works well, it’s a superior system to Proof-of-Work,” says Bitcoin Suisse founder Niklas Nikolajsen https://t.co/mG4GSBJ74M
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Bitcoin Will Follow Ethereum And Move to Proof-of-Stake, Says Bitcoin Suisse Founder

Bitcoin Will Follow Ethereum And Move to Proof-of-Stake, Says Bitcoin Suisse Founder

The founder of Swiss crypto broker Bitcoin Suisse predicts that Bitcoin will move to Proof-of-Stake once Ether has proved the algorithm’s success.

On Apr 15, 2020
@aantonop shared
RT @AnitaPosch: BUC053 is out: If #Bitcoin Works in Zimbabwe, It Works Everywhere - Part 4 of Bitcoin in #Africa: How to design bitcoin for Zimbabwe, how #cryptocurrency feels like luxury, future of bitcoin in Africa, Libra, #Ubuntu 🎧 https://t.co/REQJgYW5Ym https://t.co/3BVFIdfOBI
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Part 4: If Bitcoin Works in Zimbabwe, It Works Everywhere – Bitcoin in Africa: The Ubuntu Way

Part 4: If Bitcoin Works in Zimbabwe, It Works Everywhere – Bitcoin in Africa: The Ubuntu Way

The fourth part of the six-part series about Bitcoin in Africa is an interview with a young woman from Harare. She calls herself a Digipreneur and is working as a teacher, too. With her ...

On Apr 15, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
[email protected]'s Morgan Creek Digital has joined a seed round for Atomic Loans, a startup looking to create bitcoin-backed lending instruments. Via @paddybaker_ https://t.co/oagIfmgoFe
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Morgan Creek Invests in Startup Bringing Bitcoin to DeFi

Morgan Creek Invests in Startup Bringing Bitcoin to DeFi

Anthony Pompliano's investment firm was one of the investors in a $2.6 million seed round for Atomic Loans, a startup looking to create bitcoin-backed lending instruments.

On Apr 17, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
RT @CointelegraphMT: A lack of privacy, low scalability, and centralized mining could actually be advantageous to the Bitcoin network over time https://t.co/Z97ipV0aTm
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Crypto Analyst Cautions Investors Against Bitcoin for 3 Key Reasons

Crypto Analyst Cautions Investors Against Bitcoin for 3 Key Reasons

Bitcoin critics often cite scaling issues, a lack of privacy, and centralized mining as reasons to not invest in Bitcoin, but what if these problems are actually advantages?