Boyan Josic joins Energy Premier’s Advisory Team

Energy Premier, the cloud-based electricity retail bidding platform, is pleased to welcome Boyan Josic to their Advisory board. Boyan will play a significant role in marketing and investor relations during Energy Premier’s ICO which kicks off on May 16. Boyan is the Managing Partner of Mogul Media and the founder of MarketMakers.io, ICODashboard.io, and JOSIC Media. An expert in the cryptocurrency market, Boyan also…

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Using Blockchain to Verify Elections

The validity of presidential elections has been in doubt in numerous cases. What’s more, one of the most high-profile cases – the US presidential election – has not yet fully played itself out. Perhaps this is why the election observer organization National Public Monitoring (NOM) has decided to store data on 100 thousand independent observers in a single system during…

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Four New Cryptocurrency Funds Launched by Greyscale

Grayscale has launched four new cryptocurrency funds, and plan on launching more later this year. The four funds are setup as trusts, and participation is limited to U.S.-based accredited investors. The names of the funds are: Bitcoin Cash Investment Trust, Ethereum Investment Trust, Litecoin Investment Trust, and XRP Investment Trust. Greyscale Investments managing director Michael Sonnenshein stated: “Digital currencies are…

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Google takes hard stance on Cryptocurrency, Bans all Advertising

According to a recent update in Google’s financial services policy, Google will ban all cryptocurrency related advertising across its entire network of ad products, including third-party sites. The policy specifically lists initial coin offerings (ICOs), crypto wallets, exchanges and services which offer crypto trading advice. Google states that it took down 3.2 billion ads which violated its policies in 2017, up from the 1.7…

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Cryptocurrency Wallets 101

A cryptocurrency wallet is a software program that stores private and public keys and interacts with various blockchain to enable users to send and receive digital currency and monitor their balance. If you want to use Bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency, you will need to have a digital wallet. How do they work? Millions of people use cryptocurrency wallets, but there is considerable misunderstanding about…

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Is Egypt Covertly Mining Cryptocurrency on Citizens’ Computers?

The Citizen Lab, an interdisciplinary laboratory at the University of Toronto, published a report on Friday strongly suggesting that Egypt has been mining cryptocurrency secretly on its citizens’ computers. The report explained that Sandvine/Procera Networks Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) devices were used “to covertly raise money through affiliate ads and cryptocurrency mining in Egypt.” Sandvine Corporation was acquired in September of…

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Bitcoin Thrives Against All Odds

Since it's currently en vogue right now, I'd like to announce that I'm launching my own cryptocurrency next week. Let's call it "kingcoin." Nah, that's too self-serving. How about "muttcoin"? I've always had a soft spot for mixed breeds. Yeah, that's perfect - everybody loves dogs. This is going to be the biggest thing since fidget spinners. Congrats! Everyone reading…

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