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US Dollar Welcomes 2 New Cryptocurrencies alongside Tether (USDT)

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The benefits of stablecoins are in its name – they’re simply ‘stable’. That is, they hold a consistent value no matter what happens to the wider cryptocurrency market. Though, there has been much distress regarding Tether USDT – pegged to the US Dollar (USD) – as a “ticking time bomb”. According to many, if the […]

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Coin Profile: Tether (USDT)

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Fiat currencies on the Bitcoin blockchain Coin Market Cap Rank: 8 Current Market Cap: $2,759,243,451 Website: https://tether.to   Many cryptocurrencies refer to themselves as the gold of cryptocurrency or as backed by fiat currencies. These cryptocurrencies are known as ‘stablecoins’. Stablecoins cryptocurrencies that are tethered to stable assets such as fiat currencies or gold. Many […]

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What is Cryptocurrency? The Practical Use Cases of Cryptocurrency

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Cryptocurrency is a global phenomenon known to most people, yet very much still intricately unfamiliar. More and more cryptocurrencies are entering the coin market cap along with consistent cryptocurrency projects being added to the blockchain ecosystem. The main question is why? Do digital currency simply act as a secure medium for cryptocurrency exchange? Or is […]

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Can Cryptocurrency Scale South Africa’s 2018 Economic Recession?

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A technical recession has not struck South Africa since 2009; and now, the South African Rand (ZAR) has taken a slump back into an economic crisis. Could cryptocurrency help revive Africa’s most developed economy? According to Statistics South Africa (StatsSA), the country’s economic recession is the cause of a 2.6% decline the first quarter (Q1) […]

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unblock Reviews Coindirect’s Decentralised Crypto Exchange

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‘unblock’ – an “unbiased resource to help new comers to the space learn about the pros and cons of cryptocurrencies, blockchains, and the crypto community at large” – does a complete surprise-review about Coindirect, our features, how to create an account, the safety of the platform and more. According to Steve Walters, a reviewer at […]

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Nigeria shows How to ‘Make Money’ with Cryptocurrency on Coindirect

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Nigerian digital publisher, Make Money, features Coindirect in an article on the best way to make money using cryptocurrency. Make Money distinctly feature the issues currently faced by Nigeria and the ways in which Coindirect has scaled these issues through its integrated offering. “Coindirect’s fresh solution to scaling remittance in Nigeria backs altcoins like USDT […]

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Coin Profile: Ark (ARK)

An all-in-one blockchain solution. Coin Market Cap Rank: 74 Current Market Cap: $89,938,055 Website: https://ark.io   While distributed ledger technology has made a major impact on decentralising platforms, it is believed to be a bit “too decentralised”. Currently, Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) are unable to make direct transactions between each other as they operate […]

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Kenya’s First Cryptocurrency Project Boosts Logistics Industry

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When we say “cryptocurrency and blockchain technology is proliferating the world”, we don’t just mean that the crypto revolution is only taking presence in western countries. Emerging markets, such as Coindirect, in Africa’s third-world economies, are making its way through the Third Industrial Revolution using blockchain technology. By now, “blockchain” is a buzzword that everybody […]

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Bitcoin & altcoin mining: Is Cryptocurrency Mining Dying?

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Cryptocurrency mining has been a profitable craze over the past few years. At the same time, it has been creating a worldwide GPU shortage. In addition to this, Chinese markets have been accused of “trying to kill the GPU mining market once again cause they are greedy”. GPU cryptocurrency mining kicked the bucket in 2013 […]

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Coin Profile: DigiByte (DGB)

Securing the next generation of digital applications. Coin Market Cap Rank: 35 Current Market Cap: $279,774,993 Website: https://www.digibyte.io   Is DigiByte (DGB) the ‘sleeping giant’ of cryptocurrency? Many DigiByte fanboys argue that the blockchain cryptocurrency is on the cutting-edge of digital currency thanks to its high-performance technology. Dissatisfied with the speed and security of Bitcoin, […]

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