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Cresio CIO Comments, New ‘Satoshi’ and BTC Games: This Week in CT Spain

“Instead of getting free food, the idea is that we receive free cryptocurrencies” writes Liam Frost for cointelegraph.com. Prior to the rise of Bitcoin games, there was another kind of cryptocurrency-based entertainment — crypto faucets.What are the dynamics of video games that give BTC? Some time ago various developers realized that users were getting bored with simplistic ad-funded crypto gambling sites. Source: cointelegraph.com

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Market Maker Due $11.5 Mln Settlement From Quoine After Guilty Ruling on Reversed Trades

“Electronic market liquidity provider B2C2 has won its case against Singapore cryptocurrency exchange Quoine and could claim now over 3,000 Bitcoin (BTC) ($11.5 million), local English-language daily news outlet Business Times reported on March 14” writes William Suberg for cointelegraph.com. In November 2017, Quoine raised significant funds during its initial coin offering (ICO), investors buying up 350,000 units of its QASH token, the price of which was pegged to ETH. Source: cointelegraph.com

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Bitcoin overview: BTC is a lousy investment – Apple’s co-founder

“He said that he spends Bitcoin while traveling and pay with cryptocurrency in restaurants; however, he is not ready to invest in digital gold” writes Fx Street for forexcrunch.com. That’s the main reason, why digital gold is suitable only for experiments, despite a huge potential.Co-founder of Apple believes that the first digital currency has significant potential, but it is still too early to invest money in it.At the end of January, the co-founder of Apple said that he had sold his cryptocurrency when its price was close to the historical…

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Netherlands: Bitcoin Trader Attacked in His Home

“A Bitcoin (BTC) trader has been attacked in his home in the Netherlands by a group of robbers disguised as the police, local news outlet De Telegraaf reported on Feb. 23” writes Ana Alexandre for cointelegraph.com. Cryptocurrency thieves have become not only an online threat, as Bitcoin owners have been attacked face-to-face by criminals and forced to deposit various amounts of digital currency into anonymous wallets.While the motive of the raid is not clearly established, De Telegraaf conducted their own investigation revealing that H. had been trading cryptocurrency. Source: cointelegraph.com

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Hodler’s Digest Feb.18-24: Top Stories, Price Movements, Quotes and FUD of the Week

“Despite a very positive week for the crypto market, the top 20 cryptocurrencies saw a sharp market reversal over the last 24 hours” writes Molly Jane Zuckerman for cointelegraph.com. The card had allowed U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase users to spend their BTC balances using a Visa debit card in select U.S. states.This week, the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia has appointed Canadian law firms Miller Thomson and Cox & Palmer to represent customers of embattled crypto exchange QuadrigaCX in future legal proceedings.Also this week, the exchange sent its remaining crypto…

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Five Smart Ways of Shorting Bitcoin

“Here are several smart ways to short Bitcoin which should help make investing in a downtrending market easier” writes Konstantinos Anthis for financemagnates.com. Shorting Bitcoin while going long on a different asset with a complimentary price direction, such as Ethereum, can help diversify your portfolio.When the price starts to plunge, nervous investors consider whether shorting Bitcoin can be a profitable trading strategy.The main concern for those thinking about short trading any asset is the built-in threshold for your potential return.Token enthusiasts may prefer to stick to crypto exchange trading when…

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UK Auction House to Sell Off $430K in Crypto Confiscated by Belgian Police

“United Kingdom and Ireland-based auction house Wilsons Auctions will host its first Bitcoin (BTC) auction in late February as per a contract with the Belgian Federal Government” writes Ana Berman for cointelegraph.com. Wilsons Auctions says it will split the total amount of crypto (315 coins) into several lots.The 24-hour online auction starts on Feb. 28 at 12 p.m. Source: cointelegraph.com

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Ongoing Economic Crises in Venezuela and Beyond Show That the Idea of Bitcoin as a Store of Value Is Increasingly Catching On

“And as one might expect, such declines were complemented by upticks in Bitcoin trading” writes Simon Chandler for cointelegraph.com. This is why the recent increases in Bitcoin trading against the Turkish lira haven’t been on the scale of trading against the Venezuelan bolívar.In Venezuela, with inflation currently exceeding 100,000 percent, and with millions of people struggling to feed themselves, these three conditions have certainly met.Venezuela may be the starkest example of how financial crises can encourage cryptocurrency adoption, but it isn’t the only one. Source: cointelegraph.com

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Analysts Expect Another Breakout as Bitcoin Nears $4,000

“The price of bitcoin (BTC) has now come close to the $4,000 mark as altcoins, in particular Ethereum (ETH) and EOS, breached their individual weekly peaks by double-digits” reports livebitcoinnews.com. Bitcoin’s current positive outlook have led many crypto advocates to believe that another breakout is in the offing.Although bitcoin’s impressive climb early this morning looks similar to advances projected by the bears during the previous weeks’ sessions, what’s taking shape this time is something distinct.Digital currency assets in key markets across the globe have shown a very remarkable performance in…

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Bitcoin Forms Green Candle on Monthly Chart After 6 Months

“As of the time of this writing, Bitcoin is on an up trend, trading at $3,828.50, marking a 2.29% change in 24 hours” reports livebitcoinnews.com. Among the top ten digital assets, Ethereum (ETH) has posted the biggest gain, seeing a 10.41% 24-hour change, trading at 139.14 to the US dollar.The upward movement has seen its market capitalization grow from USD $64 Trillion to $USD 65.9 Trillion, owning 52.14% of the total cryptocurrency market cap.Ethereum is followed by Bitcoin Cash (BCH) with 6.68% growth, and EOS (EOS) recording a 4.34% increase.Bitcoin’s…

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