Top Ten Oldest Universities Around the World

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The word university is derived from the Latin universitas magistrorum et scholarium, roughly meaning “community of teachers and scholars”. The term was coined by the Italian University of Bologna, which, with a traditional founding date…

Alibaba Launches Cryptocurrency Mining Platform

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For Alibaba (BABA), the Chinese e-commerce behemoth with its sights set on global domination, the cryptocurrency world was never too far away. Alibaba recently launched a cryptocurrency mining platform called "P2P Nodes," according to a report by…

Bitcoin continues rapid slide as Russia and China stoke regulatory fears

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Bitcoin dropped a further $2,000 in value, leading the general slide across cryptocurrency markets as investor confidence waivers   Cryptocurrencies continued their sharp tumble on Wednesday as bitcoin dropped by over 16% as continued…

How to Buy Cardano (ADA) in 3 Simple Steps: A Beginner’s Guide

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Cardano is an open-source, decentralized cryptocurrency that has made its way into the top ten market cap cryptocurrencies seemingly out of nowhere. It’s a relatively young project that began in 2015 and only became available for trading in…

Who Are the Top 5 Bitcoin Millionaires?

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The blockchain accounts that hold bitcoin, the first and most famous cryptocurrency, are anonymous, so it is impossible to identify most of the nearly 900 bitcoin millionaires around the world. Data from the BitcoinRichList, a website that…

How to Identify the Next Big Cryptocurrency

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Those investors who had the foresight (or the fortune) to buy into bitcoin in its earliest days and then held onto the cryptocurrency when it took off over the past year are now extremely wealthy. The largest digital currency in the world…

Every one of the top 100 cryptos is getting hammered, except for these two

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Spooked by potential regulatory crackdowns around the world, investors unloaded cryptocurrencies in a big way on Tuesday: Bitcoin BTCUSD, +7.31%  down 18%. Ripple off 30%. Ethereum 20%... poof! And the list of losses goes on and on.   “Bitcoin…

Why Ripple May Still End Up on Coinbase

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Ripple, currently the third-largest digital currency in the world after bitcoin and ethereum, had an extraordinary end to 2017. In the last few days of the year, the price of XRP climbed dramatically. In the process, and with tokens trading…

Crypto Market continues to struggle with Fiasco in South Korea

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Cryptocurrency markets continued to fight this weekend against the slowdown caused by a South Korean counterfeit announcement last week, as the first ten currencies recorded half-year-over-half losses over the past 24 hours. Among the principal…