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Binance stability rumours amid Chinese crackdown

The Rumour According to many sources online, there is much speculation on whether Binance will survive the upcoming Chinese crackdown on Cryptocurrencies. The state-run Securities Journal has reported that “China will gradually clean up over-the-counter trading platforms, peer-to-peer networks where large exchanges occur and firms registered in the country which allow Chinese to trade overseas.” […]

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Blockstream releases and tests Lightning Charge

Blockstream yesterday announced their latest edition to their elements project, Lightning Charge. What is Lightning Charge? Lightning Charge is a micropayment processing system which it claims will make it simpler for developers to build bitcoin apps on top of their lightning network. The company states: Together, these additions make it easy for developers to use […]

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Benefits of Blockchain in the Utility and Service Industry

All businesses are based on transactions. However, the routing of these transactions is often done through external intermediaries, such as banks, lawyers, and agents – which can lead to slow and costly processing. The blockchain technology has the potential to reduce the role of intermediaries, drastically accelerating the transactions of multiple participants and reducing costs, […]