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Pornhub Subsidiary to Reward Viewers With Crypto Tokens

Tube8, an adult movie support and subsidiary of Pornhub, has booted up the Vice Industry Token (VIT) to cover audiences for interacting using its own services. Hard Fork reported¬†the venture is aimed at entirely tokenizing Tube8’s platform. The streaming agency will fit VIT tokens onto its site and reward traffic for watching or interacting with […]

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Capital One Seeks Blockchain Patent for ‘Collaborative’ Authentication Tool

U.S. banking giant Capital One is working on utilizing blockchain technologies to usher in more suitable and secure user authentication techniques for cases like banking protection. In a continuation of a patent application filed to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) back June 2017, Capital One lays a blockchain system which will receivestore and […]

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UK Crypto Futures Exchange Adds Bitcoin Cash Contract

Crypto Facilities, the U.K-based crypto futures and CME Group spouse, is incorporating a bitcoin money product to its own offerings. The company declared Friday it was launch the contract on its own stage, which is governed by the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority. Trading of this bitcoin money future will start in 4 pm British Standard […]

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Coinbase Wins Patent for Secure Bitcoin Payments System

A recently printed Coinbase patent attempts to protect a means of earning bitcoin buys more secure for clients. In that the filing, printed August 14, the U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange outlined the way that it may create a payment gateway that would enable users to cover using bitcoin straight from their electronic wallet. “It may be […]

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Nvidia Reports ‘Substantial Decline’ in GPU Sales to Crypto Miners

Nvidia is reporting a “substantial decline” in earnings because of declining earnings to cryptocurrency miners. In a statement of its second quarter earnings Thursday day, the graphics card manufacturer’s CFO,¬†Colette Kress, said that while “GPU business revenue was $2.66 billion, up 40 percent from a year earlier,” it had been “down 4 percent sequentially.” At […]

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Genesis Mining to End Unprofitable Crypto Contracts

Cloud mining support Genesis Mining is pushing some customers to update to a third party subscription or else drop providers, it declared Thursday. The Iceland-based startup stated in a blog post it will end open-ended contracts for clients that aren’t making enough to pay maintenance fees in about two months on account of the continuing […]

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