PrivateVPN Review: Great Security & Customer Service

When looking for a VPN, one of the options you’re likely to come across is PrivateVPN. It has been around since 2009, although the...

OneVPN Review: How Secure Is This VPN?

In this review, we look at a Hong Kong-based VPN called OneVPN. This service is owned by a company called Unravel Technologies Ltd. The...
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A cryptocurrency is often called a digital currency, virtual currency or crypto. Cryptocurrencies are peer-to-peer digital currencies which are powered by blockchain technology. They are secured cryptographically through a process known as mining. There are various mining algorithms used for this purpose. Bitcoin (BTC) is the leading cryptocurrency by market cap. It has more public awareness than any other cryptocurrency and was the original crypto, released in 2009 by the anonymous pseudonym, Satoshi Nakamoto.

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Major Banks Join Hands to Develop Cryptocurrency for Overseas Money Transfers

Blockchain technology just got a major boost after 14 major financial firms led by the Swiss multinational investment bank UBS Group AG came together in developing a blockchain-based digital currency for use in instant...
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Congressman to Pursue Regulation of Big...

David Cicilline, a Congressman representing Rhode Island, is looking to pursue more regulation for giant tech companies...
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US Bitcoin & Treasury Investment Trust...

The United States Bitcoin and Treasury Investment Trust, also known as the "Trust" filed an amendment No.3...

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Three Interesting Uses of Blockchain Outside of Bitcoin

We all know that blockchain technology underpins our cryptocurrency transfers – but this needn’t be its only application. Around the world, companies, governments and individuals...