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IOHK Opens Cardano Research Lab at University of Wyoming

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IOHK Opens Cardano Research Lab at University of Wyoming
CoinDesk
 Published Few hours ago
IOHK Opens Cardano Research Lab at University of Wyoming 
The Cardano blockchain's lead development firm has established a research center at the University of Wyoming after making a $500,000 donation in the ADA. IOHK's new research and authentication center would promote the company's academic approach to blockchain development and engineering. The center will feature a new Plutus development facility, providing blockchain developers with an applied laboratory for writing code in cardano's smart-contract language, as well as tools and resources to experiment with new solutions. Read Full on CoinDesk

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Wells Fargo Funds The Digital Currency Enterprise Elliptic
Press Release
 Published Few hours ago
Wells Fargo Funds The Digital Currency Enterprise Elliptic 
Wells Fargo has invested $5 million into a new cryptocurrency startup called Elliptic that seeks to provide crypto risk assessment tools. James Smith, CEO of Elliptic, said, "We are proud to announce Wells Fargo's investment in Elliptic. The partnership with our bank investors will further enhance our ability to better understand and work closely with financial institutions around the world to provide them with greater visibility into the cryptoasset ecosystem. Read Full on Press Release

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Bitcoin Trading Volume Rising in Chile
Bitcoinist.com
 Published Today
Bitcoin Trading Volume Rising in Chile 
The data from LocalBitcoins.com shows a sharp increase in Chilean OTC Bitcoin transactions since beginning of late 2016, although volatile, data demonstrates a sharp upward trend. The week ending on February 8th had by far the largest BTC trading volume. Chileans traded almost USD $300 million in Bitcoin over LocalBitcoins.com last week. The rise in crypto transaction in Chile shows that crypto is becoming equally popular in stable developing nations as well. Chile, for example, has experienced solid economic growth and low inflation since 3 decades. Read Full on Bitcoinist.com

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BitPay to Expand Crypto Payments to 100,000 retail stores
coindesk
 Published Today
BitPay to Expand Crypto Payments to 100,000 retail stores 
BitPay, a leading Atlanta-based Bitcoin (BTC) payments processor established in 2011, has joined forces with Poynt, a Palo Alto-based point-of-sales (POS) terminal maker, to simplify crypto payments and make it available at more than 100,000 retail locations around the world. the new BitPay-Point partnership will make it possible for crypto hodlers from across the globe to easily pay with bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH), bitcoin cash and three stablecoins at various retail outlets by simply scanning a QR code at checkout. Read Full on coindesk

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Report: Bahamas Digital Dollar to Roll Out Across All Islands in H2 2020
Cointelegraph
 Published Today
Report: Bahamas Digital Dollar to Roll Out Across All Islands in H2 2020 
While major industry actors argue that central bank digital currencies (CBDC) are years or decades ahead, the Bahamas plan to adopt a CBDC no later than 2020. John Rolle, the governor of the Central Bank of the Bahamas (CBOB), has reportedly confirmed that the Bahamian digital dollar initiative will be introduced across all islands in the second half of 2020. The governor emphasized that the upcoming Bahamian dollar will be nothing more than just a digital representation of the country’s fiat currency, the Bahamian dollar (BSD). Read Full on Cointelegraph

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Mike Novogratz: ‘Best Brand’ Bitcoin Can Hit $20K by May Halving
Cointelegraph
 Published Today
Mike Novogratz: ‘Best Brand’ Bitcoin Can Hit $20K by May Halving 
The Galaxy Digital crypto merchant bank CEO Novogratz believes Bitcoin (BTC) has the potential to reach and even surpass its all-time highs of $20,000 by May’s block reward halving. While acknowledging altcoins had beaten BTC in terms of returns since Jan. 1, Novogratz sa

id that Bitcoin had “found its own lane” as a unique store of value. Acknowledging bitcoin potential, he told, Bitcoin is probably the best new brand of the past eleven years, a $200 billion market cap for a line of code that came out just eleven years ago. Read Full on Cointelegraph

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Ethereum Browser Wallet Metamask Reaches One Million Users
Trustnodes
 Published Today
Ethereum Browser Wallet Metamask Reaches One Million Users 
The ethereum browser wallet Metamask has surpassed one million users of its Google Chrome extension. Four years after launch this milestone comes as ethereum transactions see a spike, doubling in less than a month from 400,000 to now 800,000 transactions a day, the highest of any top blockchain. Gas usage has also spiked to its highest level since September, while fees remain very low at less than five cent for a fast transaction of under two minutes and also ethereum’s hashrate has also risen, up from 150 Terahashes to now at 170 TH/s. Read Full on Trustnodes

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IOHK Donates $500K To Open Cardano Research Lab at University of Wyoming
CoinDesk
 Published Today
IOHK Donates $500K To Open Cardano Research Lab at University of Wyoming 
The Cardano blockchain's lead development firm has established a research center at the University of Wyoming (UW) after making a $500,000 donation in the ADA cryptocurrency. The center will feature a Plutus development facility, providing blockchain developers with an applied laboratory for writing code in cardano's smart-contract language. "This is a very applied laboratory, where instead of doing peer theory, we're actually building real-life things and writing real software that will enter production very quickly," IOHK CEO Charles Hoskinson explained. Read Full on CoinDesk

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Google Joins Hedera Network's Governing Council, Price Spikes Prematurely
CoinDesk
 Published 1 Day ago
Google Joins Hedera Network's Governing Council, Price Spikes Prematurely 
After Hedera Hashgraph announced Google would be joining its governing council on Tuesday, the price of the network’s native token HBAR rose above 5 cents for the first time since the network’s launch and above 2 cents for the first time in a month. However, HBAR holders seem to have been reacting to headlines: The cloud services subsidiary has no plans to further invest in the Hedera network. “We’re not providing material financial support, purchasing Hedera coins or providing any other endorsement of Hedera’s network or currency,” he said. Read Full on CoinDesk

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Balaji Argues Bitcoin Will Likely Hit $100K
twitter
 Published 1 Day ago
Balaji Argues Bitcoin Will Likely Hit $100K 
Former Coinbase CTO Balaji S. Srinivasan believes there are similarities between the pattern of the latest Bitcoin price surge and the coronavirus outbreak. Based on Stochastic Model, he argued that in 2009, it was unlikely that BTC would cross $100k. But as it has already crossed $10k, it is more likely to cross $100k as well. Srinivasan drew a parallel to how on Dec 1, 2019, the coronavirus outbreak was unlikely to go beyond 100k cases. Now that the outbreak has crossed the 10k threshold, it is more likely to go beyond 100k cases as well. Read Full on twitter

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