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Cryptocurrency, Satoshi, Bitcoin added to Oxford English Dictionary

In the recent update of the English Oxford Dictionary, the terms Cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin and Satoshi has found a place among the 650 words added. The Oxford English Dictionary has added over 650 new words, subentries and senses to its latest addition. This update adds a new feather to the recognition of Cryptocurrency. Addition of words, subheadings, senses and more from the history to the political terms, the three most used crypto terms Satoshi, Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency have also found their meaning. The dictionary defines “Cryptocurrencies” as a Substitute Currency with a reference to Bitcoin as the earliest digital currency....

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After a Slow Weekend Bitcoin Ready for the Next Move

The Bitcoin and Crypto Market saw little to no movement in their trading ranges. But a breakout is expected soon. The weekend saw little to no movement for Bitcoin and other Altcoins in the market. They remained steady in their current trading range. Bitcoin did test some resistance to this monotony, but was beaten by the bears and retraced to its trading range. A breakout in this pattern is expected soon and the traders are already looking for the entry and exit zones. BTC experienced a little jump to $8700 on Friday but fell back to approx. $8300 and...

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UNICEF will not convert Crypto Donations to Fiat

UNICEF’s pilot program that accepts Cryptocurrency donations is for the long-haul with Bitcoin and Ethereum. Previously known as The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund is now called The United Nations Children’s Fund. It is an international organization that provides emergency food and healthcare to children and mothers across the globe where they are affected by adversities like War. The charity organisation recently started accepting donations in Cryptocurrency. Last week, the blockchain lead, Christina Lomazzo at UNICEF took a strong step towards including Bitcoin and Ethereum in a positive way. The organization has introduced a Cryptocurrency Fund that will...

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Streaming Platform DLive to Team Up With Theta Network

Theta Labs announced that Theta Network will soon be included in DLive. Theta Network is a blockchain video infrastructure protocol of Theta Labs and DLive is a decentralized streaming platform. Theta Network’s partnership with DLive will allow peer-to-peer video relaying of all video content and token rewards for the latter’s users, as per a press release shared with Cointelegraph on 10th Oct.  Involving the Big Name  On April 14, PewDiePie started streaming exclusively on DLive. PewDiePie is the personality behind the most-subscribed gaming channel on YouTube. The platform saw an increase in the monthly active users by 67%, in...

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Ether Is a Commodity as per US CFTC Chairman

The United States CFTC’s (Commodity Futures Trading Commission) chairman believes that Ether (ETH) is a commodity. He also thinks that ETH futures trading is becoming a reality. In July, Heath Tarbert overtook J. Christopher Giancarlo. As Yahoo Finance reported, at the All Markets Summit on Oct. 10, Tarbert disclosed his stand towards cryptocurrencies and forked coins. CFTC’s First Vision on Ether Ether is the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. CFTC has earlier been very clear of Bitcoin as a commodity. Reportedly, this is the first time that CFTC has given a vision on Ether. Tarbert said that they have...

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