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Special Report: Bitcoin and concept of cryptocurrency explained

KUSI - 20 Jul 2018
Special Report: Bitcoin and concept of cryptocurrency explained. July 19, 2018. Dani Ruberti,. This video file cannot be played.(Error Code: 102630). KUSI's Dani Ruberti breaks down Bitcoin and the concept of Cryptocurrency in this special report ...

Ex-Trump Advisor Steve Bannon Is Making a Cryptocurrency

CoinDesk - 19 Jul 2018
Steve Bannon, former chief strategist to U.S. President Donald Trump, confirmed that he wants to launch a cryptocurrency of his own. Speaking to CNBC on Wednesday, the Breitbart co-founder said "they're the future," adding that "we're working on some ...

Why the House Agriculture Committee cares about cryptocurrency

Yahoo Finance - 19 Jul 2018
An SEC official, William Hinman, also tied cryptocurrency trading to agriculture when he announced last month, at the Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit: Crypto in San Francisco, that the SEC does not view the cryptocurrency ether as a security.

Why You Can't Trust More Cryptocurrency White Papers

WIRED - 18 Jul 2018
Ten years later, an entire cryptocurrency industry valued at $300 billion has bloomed from those nine pages. To many in the cryptography world, this was unexpected. “When we heard about bitcoin for the first time, many of us cryptographers—myself ...

Cryptocurrency Conversations on Capitol Hill

CryptoSlate - 19 Jul 2018
Cryptocurrency was all the buzz on Capitol Hill on Thursday. In two separate committee hearings, U.S. legislatures heard testimony on critical issues for the crypto-community. The meetings held on July 18, 2018, discussed the efficacy of the ...

Future of Cryptocurrency in the US: Committee Debates

Crypto Disrupt - 19 Jul 2018
The House Financial Services Committee gathered yesterday to debate the future of cryptocurrency in the U.S.. Speaking at the meeting, chairman of the Federal Reserve Jerome Powell, said cryptocurrencies aren't big enough to pose any risk to financial ...

Congressman proposes banning bitcoin at House hearing

Mashable - 19 Jul 2018
Look, cryptocurrency is complicated. We get it. What with all the different coins, tokens, ICOs, exchanges, scams, protocols, and DApps, it's borderline impossible for the casual observer to keep it all straight. And so, with that in mind, let us now ...

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