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How To Buy S&P 100 Stocks With Bitcoin

How to buy stocks with bitcoin? Perhaps surprisingly, stocks and shares have been unnecessarily difficult to buy using bitcoin, despite many brokers offering trades in both. However, trading platform WorldMarkets.io has just listed the entire Standard and Poor 100 stocks, to trade against bitcoin. Buy Stocks With Bitcoin: Rare As Hens Teeth Despite the seemingly natural cross-over […]

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Off-The-Grid Bitcoin Transactions Now a Reality

Following October’s news that Samourai Wallet was preparing to enable internet free bitcoin transactions, somebody only went and tried it. A Twitter user from New Zealand documented his off-line experiments online. Another Fine Mesh The ability to send bitcoin (BTC) 00 without internet or data connection relies on the goTenna mesh network. First, Samourai wallet creates […]

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‘I Could Gloat’ – BTC Price On Its Way to Zero, Nouriel Roubini Says

With BTC price trading at its lowest since October 2017, ardent nocoiner Nouriel Roubini has taken another shot at Bitcoin. “The Mother of All Toxic Polutions” Nouriel Roubini, currently a professor at the New York University Stern School of Business, takes every chance he gets to bash cryptocurrencies and their “bubbly” and “scammy” nature. Naturally, […]

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Time-Travel Crypto Once Backed by Trump-Appointed Acting Attorney General

Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker once was involved in an alleged scam promoting strange inventions, including a time-travel cryptocurrency. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker Backed an Alleged Scam Company Earlier this month, United States President Donald Trump ousted Attorney General Jeff Sessions from his post after Trump grew increasingly frustrated with Sessions’ recusal from the […]

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The ECB is Right: Bitcoin Was ‘Spawned’ By the Financial Crisis (Created by the ECB)

Cryptocurrency advocates continue to hit back at fresh criticism of Bitcoin from the European Central Bank (ECB), which on November 15 publicly called it the “evil spawn of the financial crisis.” Cœuré: ‘Lightning May Strike Me’ In a speech at the Economics of Payments IX conference in Basel, Switzerland, Benoît Cœuré, Chair of the Committee […]

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The ‘Wal-Mart’ of Venezuela Has Started Accepting Bitcoin

As Venezuela is in the grip of hyperinflation, a large local Wal-Mart-like department store has started to accept bitcoin for goods. Cryptocurrencies: A Viable Alternative More and more are cryptocurrencies establishing themselves as a viable alternative to Venezuela’s redenominated local currency the Sovereign Bolivar. TRAKI, a large local department store, has purportedly started to accept […]