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BitPay CCO Believes Big Business Will Push Bitcoin’s Price Even Higher

A senior executive at cryptocurrency payments processor BitPay told Bloomberg on May 29 that bitcoin (BTC) will only expand higher from its current price.Speaking in an interview with Bloomberg TV, the company’s chief commercial officer, Sonny Singh, said it was business interest and endorsement of cryptocurrency that was fuelling

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Mainstream Business Journalist Foolishly Warns Bitcoin Is Going to Zero

By CCN: Didn’t the “60 Minutes” segment on bitcoin teach the mainstream media anything? New York Post columnist John Crudele is railing against cryptocurrencies. More specifically, he’s rehashing an outdated argument in an article entitled: “Bitcoin Will Soon Be Worth Zero.” His reason for sounding the alarm is simple:“Last Thursday

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FedEx Blockchain Strategist Sees Teamwork as Key to Developing Blockchain Business Models

A senior executive from American delivery services company FedEx is unconvinced about the benefits of blockchain technology in its present form, Memphis-based local news outlet Commercial Appeal reported on May 20.In a new interview, the firm’s dedicated blockchain strategist, Dale Chrystie, said FedEx remains pragmatic about blockchain despite its

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Coinbase Negotiates Acquisition of Xapo’s Bitcoin Custody Business

American major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is reportedly negotiating the acquisition of the bitcoin (BTC) custody business of cryptocurrency wallet provider Xapo, technology-focused media outlet the Block reported on May 16.Sources familiar with the matter reportedly told the Block that Coinbase has been vying with the digital currency wing of

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Blockchain Project CEO to Pay $150K Fine, Teach Business Ethics Following Settlement

Blockchain entrepreneur Alex Tapscott is paying a $148,000 fine and will lead ethics seminars at three Canadian business schools per his settlement agreement with the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC), according to a report by The Globe and Mail on May 13.Tapscott, the CEO of blockchain firm NextBlock Global Limited

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Barry Silbert Gives Fox Business’ Maria Bartiromo Sales Pitch on Bitcoin

By CCN: Barry Silbert, who is at the helm of Grayscale Investments, is taking his firm’s ‘Drop Gold’ campaign to Wall Street, or at least to Midtown. Grayscale’s Silbert was a featured guest on Fox Business’ “Mornings with Maria” program featuring host Maria Bartiromo, who prior to joining Fox Business

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