Tether Plans to Mint Digital Yuan and Commodity Coins, Says Bitfinex Shareholder

Tether Holdings, the firm that issues tether (USDT), has plans to launch an offshore Chinese yuan stablecoin called CNHT. Tether’s digital dollar presence within the crypto economy has been massive in recent months, seeing significant demand from China. Bitfinex shareholder Zhao Dong has explained in a recent interview that Tether …

Portuguese People Don’t Have To Pay Taxes on Bitcoin

Portuguese people don’t have to pay taxes on bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency according to an official document from the country’s tax and customs authority. The document says cryptocurrency transactions are exempt from both sales tax on payments and purchases, and income tax. With these new regulations surfacing, Portugal is …

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BTC to CAD: How Canadians Can Trade Crypto for Fiat

There’s a dirty little secret among Canadian crypto investors: they love switching BTC to CAD again. Why? Because switching cryptocurrency back to fiat is equivalent to cashing chips out at a casino. It means you’re probably making a return on investment and ready to spend some money the good old …

What’s Being Built – and What’s Not – on 2019’s Smart Contract Blockchains

Has anyone checked in with EOS lately, to see how it’s doing? How about Tezos – any signs of life there? In mid 2017, two of the largest token sales in history birthed two smart contracting platforms that promised to topple Ethereum and usher in an era of fast and …

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Brave Browser Review: Can it Topple Chrome and Safari?

Brave Browser Review: Can it Topple Chrome and Safari? Wikipedia is announcing a partnership with blockchain-base browser Brave, which means there’s no better time to bring cryptocurrency users a Brave browser review. The review will cover everything users want to know about a new browser. Why? Well… many reasons. Number …

Cryptocurrencies Such as Bitcoin Cash Shine During Hong Kong Protests

The Hong Kong protests started in June 2019 over a controversial bill and now after weeks of demonstrations, marching citizens are fighting for the future of Hong Kong. In the midst of all the activists protesting, digital currencies like bitcoin cash are being promoted as a way for people to …

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Wikipedia Joins Brave as a Verified Publisher

Wikipedia is joining 240,000 other verified publishers and creators on the Brave web browser, according to a news release on the Brave project’s website. The move is a smart one by the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit arm that owns the website. Becoming a verified publisher essentially means that Brave’s seven …

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