Nevada Saw an Influx of Blockchain Recorded Marriages in 2018

According to public records obtained from Washoe County, home to one of the marriage epicenters of the world in Reno, Nevada, the region saw over 950 blockchain recorded marriages in 2018. Moreover, about 250 miles away in Elko, Nevada, county officials are recording birth certificates using blockchain technology. Also read: Connecticut Software Engineering School Receives $10,000 BTC Donation Blockchain Recorded Marriages Are On the Rise in Nevada Reno, Nevada, otherwise known as “the biggest little city in the world,” saw a significant number of blockchain recorded marriages last year. It’s well known…

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Buying and Selling Property With Bitcoin Is More Complex Than It May Seem

Economics Buying and selling property using cryptocurrency is less straightforward than was first assumed. The handful of mortgage lenders and realtors who were initially keen are now reluctant to accept crypto deposits due to money laundering fears. Until there is greater clarity concerning crypto regulation, due diligence procedures and taxation, potential participants are opting to wait on the sidelines. Also read: 27% of England’s Male Millennials Say Bitcoin Better Investment Than Property Uncertain Macroeconomic and Political Backdrop to 2019 The year ahead promises an uncertain macroeconomic and political road for the…

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Bitblock Publishes Alternative Valuation Model That Suggests BTC Is Underpriced

Bitblock Capital has published an alternative mining valuation model for BTC. The company has published a report that examines data from July 2016 to Dec. 2018 that seeks to “explain the relationships between [BTC] price and its intrinsic value” using the model. Also Read: Google Play Store Forces Samourai Wallet to Remove Security Features Bitblock Capital Proposes Alternative Mining Valuation Model for BTC The report by Bitblock Capital argues that since 2017, “the real value of [BTC] has been the center of an increasingly vibrant discussion in the market,” noting that the…

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FBI and Homeland Security Agents Raid Tech Campus Over Unauthorized Crypto Trading

U.S. federal law enforcement authorities are among the most active criminal agencies globally against cryptocurrency infractions. A new example of this is that FBI and Homeland Security agents have reportedly raided a technology campus over unauthorized cryptocurrency trading. Also Read: Epic Founder Addresses Fortnite Crypto Rumors, Robinhood Recruiting in London Unauthorized Crypto Trading According to several media reports from Grand Rapids, Michigan, agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) have raided a not-for-profit technological education group in the city,…

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Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Dips Remain Supported Above $3,860

[ad_1] Bitcoin price started a downside correction after trading above $4,080 against the US Dollar. There is a major bullish trend line formed with support at $3,940 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price is likely to find bids near $3,940 and $3,900 for a fresh upward move in the near term. Bitcoin price corrected lower below $4,000 against the US Dollar. BTC is now trading above the $3,940 and $3,900 support levels and it could bounce back. Bitcoin Price Analysis Yesterday, we…

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Connecticut Software Engineering School Receives $10,000 BTC Donation

During the first week of 2019, Holberton School in New Haven, whose two-year higher education program aims to “drive the digital transformation revolution,” received a large cryptocurrency donation. On Monday it was announced that the cofounder of software suite the Scroll Network, Nathan Pitruzzello, donated $10,000 worth of digital currency to the Connecticut school that’s known for recording academic certificates on the BTC chain. Also read: Thousands of Banned Binance Customers Remain Cut off by the Exchange Connecticut Software Engineering School Receives a $10,000 BTC Donation Holberton School New Haven, a two-year…

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