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XLM Surges 11% after IBM Partners 6 Global Banks to Use Stellar Blockchain

XLM, a cryptocurrency backed by Stellar Lumens, an open-source, decentralized payment protocol, surged as much as 11-percent in the past 24 hours. STELLAR PRICE RISES 11% FOLLOWING IBM-BANKS PARTNERSHIP | SOURCE: COINMARKETCAP.COM The upside move started brewing during the early European trading session on Monday, as the XLM moved from 0.108 to 0.118. The trend […]

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Social Media FUD Triggers High-Profile Departure of Ethereum Classic Developer

Another coder from a leading blockchain project is throwing in the towel. This time, it’s Anthony Lusardi, who is resigning from his post as U.S. director of the Ethereum Classic Cooperative. Lusardi is leaving because he “simply cannot deal anymore,” according to his explanation. It’s the second high-profile developer defection in as many months, with […]

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Newsflash: Stellar Price Spikes Just Prior to Coinbase App Listing

The stellar cryptocurrency has completed its Coinbase rollout following its listing on the retail-facing brokerage platform Coinbase.com. Stellar Goes Live on Coinbase.com & Mobile Apps The US-based crypto exchange announced just minutes ago that stellar was now available on the Coinbase website and mobile apps, approximately five days after the cryptocurrency launched on order-book exchange […]

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Blockchain AI Startup SingularityNET Partners with China’s Insurance Giant Ping An

SingularityNET partners with Ping An SingularityNET, a startup developing a decentralized artificial intelligence (AI) network, has announced a partnership with Ping An, the world’s largest and most valuable insurer and one of the biggest investment and asset management companies. The partnership will begin with a focus on three main areas: optical character recognition (OCR), cross […]

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Ripple Executive Denies Bribing Coinbase For XRP Listing; Should You Believe It?

Miguel Vias, the head of XRP markets at Ripple, denied allegations of paying off Coinbase to list XRP on their cryptocurrency exchange. The response followed a series of bribery accusations shot towards Coinbase after its sudden announcement of adding XRP trading pairs to its platform on Feb 26. In contrast, the US exchange had earlier remained cautious […]

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Coinbase Pro Lists Stellar Lumens (XLM)

Coinbase Pro will have active trading of Stellar Lumens (XLM) by morning. The exchange announced in a blog post earlier today that it is currently accepting deposits. They are conducting the listing in a similar manner to how they did Ripple, in stages. The “deposit only” stage will last until at least 1AM PT. Again, […]