Following bitcoin’s incredible performance and increased media coverage during 2017, there is no doubt that bitcoin has witnessed increased user adoption. Estimates regarding the scale of bitcoin’s growth vary due to the anonymous nature of bitcoins transactions; however, the search engine traffic for terms such as ‘bitcoin’ are generally seen as a reliable indicator of the growth in bitcoin’s user adoption.
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Bank Indonesia has warned that cryptocurrencies may not be used for payments in the country.
The post China’s Bitcoin Miners Head West…to Canada appeared first on CCN China is losing its grip on bitcoin mining, while Canada, home of vast energy resources, is lifting its cryptocurrency profile. While China has evolved into a leading domicile for bitcoin mining, the country’s central bankers have been pushing back, triggering a wave of defections among mining operations to head for more cryptocurrency-friendly waters in the Western The post China’s Bitcoin Miners Head West…to Canada appeared first on CCN
MAS chief Ravi Menon says he hopes crypto will recover after ‘the crash has happened’ #NEWS
If you’re starting a pop group in Japan, where giant rosters and virtual superstars are par for the course, how do you stand out? By tying yourself to something trendy — and in 2018, that means cryptocurrency. Meet Kasotsuka Shojo (Virtual Currency Girls), a J-pop group where each of the eight girls represents one of the larger digital monetary formats.
The post No Cryptocurrency Trading Ban, South Korea Government Confirms appeared first on CCN On January 15, in a public press conference, South Korea President Moon Jae-in’s executive office Blue House spokesperson Jeong Ki-joon, emphasized that there will be no cryptocurrency trading ban in the near future.
In a move that will have far-reaching implications, Metropolitan Bank Holding Corp. has halted all cryptocurrency related wire transfers, effective immediately. #NEWS
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