Blockchain/Bitcoin

The First P2P Binary Options Platform Powered by Smart Contracts Launches a Private Pre-Sale

Betex Lab Limited announced a crowd sale campaign for its project Betex, the first ever transparent binary options platform. With a unique business model, the company is aiming to improve the existing derivatives’ market by using the Ethereum smart contracts.

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FINMA Aspires to Enable Blockchain Innovation but Remains Vigilant of ICOs, Cryptos

While countries likes China and South Korea are cracking down on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs) activities, Switzerland is quickly emerging as the favored location for entrepreneurs to host their crypto businesses and conduct token sales. Switzerland is already

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Swiss-Chalet to Accept Bitcoin and Ether

Restaurant and hotel guests of the Swiss-Chalet Merlischachen can pay with cryptocurrencies as of today. The Swiss-Chalet Merlischachen is the first hotel and restaurant in the Crypto Valley to accept cryptocurrencies Bitcoin and Ether for payments. Swiss-Chalet Merlischachen, a traditional

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Bitcoin, Crypto and Blockchain Courses Around the World

Bitcoin, Ethereum and the overall blockchain space have gained much traction these past years, with startups raising billions of dollars to disrupt the way we conduct business. As cryptocurrencies and blockchain thrive, it has become primordial for professionals to understand

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Federal Councillor Johann Schneider-Ammann at Crypto Finance Conference 2018 in St.Moritz

The founding fathers of the soon to be held Crypto Finance Conference 2018 are proud to announce that Federal Councillor and Head of the Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research of Switzerland Johann N. Schneider-Ammann confirmed his participation

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EPFL Studenten gewinnen Blockchain Competition

Zwei 23jährige EPFL-Studenten, Hugo Moreau und Paul Nicolet setzen sich in der finalen Ausscheidung der diesjährigen Blockchain Competition durch. Die feierliche Vergabe des Preises fand in Zuger Theater Casino statt – mitten im Crypto Valley. Die auf Ethereum basierte Peer-to-Peer

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Swissquote Launches First Actively Managed Bitcoin Certificate Traded on SIX Swiss Exchange

Swissquote, launched the first actively managed Bitcoin certificate. It allows mainstream investors to participate in the cryptocurrency’s boom through a traditional financial vehicle publicly traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange. By buying Bitcoins certificates at a regulated exchange, investors are

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Bitcoin – the Mother of All Pyramids?

Some people call Bitcoin a Ponzi scheme. I tend to disagree as I do not believe that the inventors of Bitcoin intended to operate a fraudulent investment operation. But Bitcoin does bear some commonalities with a Ponzi scheme. What is

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Wenn Blockchains Die Filmindustrie Beflügeln

Award gekröntes eMovie Venture Filmprojekt feiert Weltpremiere in Hollywood. Drei Awards konnte der erste Ethereum-finanzierte Film bereits gewinnen, die letzten beiden sogar in Hollywood. Nun ist das Pilotprojekt der eMovie Venture Produktionsplattform für vier weitere Auszeichnungen am KaPow Intergalactic Filmfestival

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Lykke To Support ERC20 Tokens In Latest Lykke Wallet Release

Lykke, a Swiss FinTech company building a global marketplace on the blockchain, announced that the update to the Lykke Wallet mobile application supports ERC20 tokens. ERC20 is a standard for highly programmable digital tokens, or “smart contracts.” Introduced by Ethereum

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