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Starlink: Schnelles Internet in abgelegenen Regionen?

Bitcoin aus dem Weltall: Ein alternativer Kanal für Transaktionen Dank Starlink soll schneller Internet-Zugang bald auch in abgelegenen Regionen Tatsache werden. Fotoquelle (c) Starlink Der Gründer von PayPal, Tesla und SpaceX Elon Musk hat bereits 500 – 1’000 Starlink-Satelliten ins All geschossen. Mit der Satelliten-Technik wird schnelles Internet bald auch in abgelegenen Regionen wie auf dem Land möglich. Wobei schnelles Internet nicht...

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Blockstream 2.0: Update macht Bitcoin Streaming aus dem Weltall 25 mal so schnell

Jetzt können lokale und überteuerte Netzwerke wie VISA und Mastercard einpacken: Jetzt kommt das Bitcoin-Netzwerk per Satellit. Und es ist bezahlbar. Blockstream ist ein Unternehmen, welches sich u.a. zum Ziel gesetzt hat, das Bitcoin-Netzwerk via Satelliten ins Weltall zu verlagern. Damit soll es in Zukunft möglich sein, Bitcoin-Transaktionen überall auf der Welt abzuwickeln,...

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Diese Firmen finanzieren die Bitcoin Software

Studie: Wer finanziert die Open-Source-Entwicklung von Bitcoin und Lightning? Trotz des jüngsten Preisverfalls schreitet die Entwicklung von Bitcoin voran. BitMEX hat erst kürzlich in seiner Studie gezeigt, welche Unternehmen zu der Entwicklung am meisten beigetragen haben. Daraus geht hervor, dass die Firmen Lightning Labs und Blockstream die meisten Bitcoin-Entwickler finanzieren. Das heisst, dass diese beiden Firmen führend bei der...

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ETC Merger with Ethereum 2.0 Shard Is Possible, Says Vitalik Buterin

Ethereum Classic (ETC) has had an exciting start of the year. ETC price has climbed and the token briefly made it to the top ten coins recently. At the time, the leaderboard was dominated by three bitcoins and two eths for several hours.This copy clone of Ethereum can be merged into Ethereum 2.0 in the same way as a new shard-like eth’s current Proof of Work (PoW) chain will be integrated. Ethereum’s co-founder, Vitalik Buterin, publicly said that it is technically very possible. He...

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Will XRP Price Be Able to Hit $692 in 2020?

Anyone can issue his own money – this should be the main notion in FinTech of the 21st century.According to the statistics, the daily volume of international payments equals almost 10 trillion dollars, with 5 trillion handled by the SWIFT international payment system. It was designed back in 1972, yet many banks still use the outdated, 40-years old software. Cross-border bank accounts are holding $27 trillion in cash.Let’s consider the volume of international payments stated above. If the...

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Bitcoin Needs More Gym Friends in 2020

Infamous “Gym Friend” meme contains lessons for the bitcoin community in 2020. Campaign of frantic censorship and deflection highlights a lack of reasoned leadership at Blockstream. The cryptocurrency space needs more masculinity. The biggest lesson the bitcoin community can carry over from 2019 wasn’t learned on the blockchain, but in the gym.In early December when a meme-maker released the image below onto Twitter, everyone laughed for a minute then moved on.On the left, Samson Mow, CSO...

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Ethereum Railroad Aligns with the Anticipated Hard Fork

The Ethereum team will activate Muir Glacial hard fork on January 1 or 2. An update is important to defer the purported difficulty bomb by another 4 million blocks, and this will occur in block 9,200,000.Ethereum (ETH), the second-biggest computerized asset with a continuous market estimation of $14.5 billion, totally changed its benefit toward the end of the week and added up to $130.50 at the hour of composing. ETH/USD has lost over 2.5% over the most recent 24 hours and has stayed...

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Cryptocurrencies Work Thanks to Key People, Not Blockchains

The outsiders may believe fancy Telegram graphs showing Bitcoin‘s decentralization levels and metrics. However, many of that stats supply data from a parallel reality. Because you cannot claim full decentralization when the majority of the industry is maintained by the same three to five companies. The will of the investors, not the cyberpunk spirit, changes the price of coins or destroys companies.There are at least seven influential people in the crypto space, including investors and...

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ECB Embraces Own Stablecoin Dismissing Bitcoin’s Classic Principles

European Central Bank’s head (and former International Monetary Fund’s head) Christine Lagarde said that the stablecoins market is gaining momentum and the officials need to keep up with changes:“My personal conviction is that giving the developments we are seeing, not so much in the bitcoin segment, but in the stablecoins projects. And we only know of one at the moment but there are others, being explored and underway at the moment. We’d better be ahead of the curve if that happens. Because...

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Dubai-Based Crypto Exchange BTSE Plans to Raise $50 Million Using Bitcoin Sidechain Liquid

In what seems like a plus for the cryptocurrency community, Dubai-based cryptocurrency exchange BTSE has decided to raise $50 million of its token come March 2020. Sources also further indicated that the exchange plans to issue a total supply of 200 million tokens in the due course of time at $1 each and then to buy them back and burn 100 million. The pitch deck for the offering reads:“Funds raised will be allocated toward user acquisition to increase overall platform revenue, platform...

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