Tag: virtual currency

Survey: Public Wants Amazon to Issue Virtual Currency

There have been numerous discussions as to whether or not Amazon will ever accept cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Litecoin. So far, the company is not even remotely inclined to do so. A recent survey by LendEDU shows that Amazon could easily become the go-to company for various financial services, including its own native currency and banking. It will be interesting to see if the e-commerce giant will ever explore these options …
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What Is the Homeland Security Assessment of Terrorists Use of Virtual Currencies Act?

The Department of Homeland Security has an interesting relationship with Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. On the one hand, it seeks to deanonymize users whenever illegal activity is suspected. On the other hand, there is an obvious respect for what these new forms of money brings to the table. The Homeland Security Assessment of Terrorists Use of Virtual Currencies Act will prove to be a rather interesting story. A new DHS Bill With Potentially Severe …
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Twitch Plans To Launch Virtual Currency Stream+ In The Coming Months

Issuing self-controlled virtual currencies is quickly becoming a new trend. Although banks were the initial driving force behind this concept, Twitch is now planning to do the same. Going by the name of Stream+, this virtual currency will act as loyalty points for Twitch users. Coins will be issued based on users watching streams, and can be used for platform interaction. Twitch Wants Its Own Virtual Currency It seemed to …
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The End Is Near For OneCoin As London Police Launches Investigation

Every cryptocurrency user in the world is well aware of the scam people know as OneCoin. Although this program is promising the stars and the moon to investors, it is an obvious Ponzi Scheme that will wreak havoc on people’s finances. The London Police are now investigating this scheme, and it is only a matter of time until it collapses. Game Over For OneCoin In The UK? For quite some …
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