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Nigerian Blockchain Experts Believe Cryptos Can Boost African Economy

As crypto addiction engulfs the entire world, Africa remains to be exploited in this aspect. Blockchain specialists of Nigeria have demanded enhancement of laws regarding these assets that could eventually build up and improve Africa’s financial resources. Any discussion over framing crypto laws would not be taken easily by some segment of people. Still, some believe the action taken on…

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Stablecoin Future is Profitable

Post introduction of various cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and various other digital currencies for enhancing the payment system effectively, the crypto assets started facing problem pertaining to price volatility issues. To overcome this problem a fusion of blockchain and fiat money was introduced popularly known as stablecoin. Meaning of Stablecoin A stablecoin is the latest blockchain that enables the conversion…

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‘More Than 4000 Percent Growth in Crypto Mining Malware This Year’: McAfee Report 2018

As per the research conducted by the U.S. cybersecurity firm- McAfee, there has been a growth of over 4000 percent in crypto mining malware this year. The report elaborated that only in the third quarter of 2018, there have almost 4 million mining malware threats reported. Whereas, the years went by reported- less than 500,000 such cases. Further, the McAfee…

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Good News! Machine Learning Can Spot Cryptocurrency Scam Before Hand

“Machine Learning” is a technology which fits great into the finance industry. The use of it in financial sectors can do wonders. It uses specific datasets and algorithms to train the mathematical model and make predictions, patterns, segmentation and many more. In the past few years, the cryptocurrency market has become a roller coaster ride with the increasing pump-and-dump schemes.…

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) can Prevent Malicious Practices in Cryptocurrency in these Two ways

It seems like the two popular buzzwords AI (Artificial Intelligence) and Cryptocurrency, are all set to merge. As indicated by two analysts, AI can help foresee cryptographic money value, and additionally, it can rectify frauds before they take place. Jiahua Xu and Benjamin Livshits crafted an enlivened algorithm at Imperial College London that can foresee when fraud schemes are going…

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Cryptocurrencies are Increasingly Preferred by Freelancers in US: Survey

Freelancers are finding themselves more and more in demand in a global work culture dictated by the internet. These self-employed people are increasingly adopting cryptocurrencies as it has brought in more security and transparency to the system, reports CCN. In a survey conducted by Humans.net, it was revealed that a small majority of freelancers working in the United States, preferred…

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Bitcoin Slide Forces Privacy-Friendly Cryptocurrency ZCash to Go Live?

Leading digital currency exchange Coinbase had recently launched Zcash (ZEC) cryptocurrency on Coinbase Pro. The exchange has now announced the support for the cryptocurrency on Coinbase.com. The move now enables users to buy, sell, receive, send or store ZEC throughout the company’s platforms and services. The service is now available on the crypto exchange’s Android and IOS apps. Incidentally, ZCash…

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