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Ripple Says Sales of XRP Cryptocurrency Rose 83% In Q1
26 Apr 2018 19:05 While XRP's price has fallen since the end of the year, Ripple's sales of the cryptocurrency are stronger than ever.

Romania's Oldest Bitcoin Exchange Is Shutting Down Next Week
26 Apr 2018 18:20 BTCxChange announced it was closing its platform on May 1, and advised customers to withdraw all funds before then.

Crypto Mining Made Up 10% of AMD's Revenue in Q1
26 Apr 2018 17:06 While AMD sees demand for GPUs to process blockchains falling this quarter, CEO Lisa Su believes the technology will have a long-term impact.

More Than $140 Million in Bitcoin Moved from Mt Gox Wallets
26 Apr 2018 16:00 Approximately $141 million worth of bitcoin was moved from several remaining wallets of former bitcoin exchange Mt Gox on Wednesday.

OmiseGo Hits Two-Month High Amid Exchange Listings
26 Apr 2018 13:45 OmiseGo's OMG token is reporting double-digit gains today, possibly due to new listings on Asian exchanges and news of an airdrop.

Designing the New Internet
25 Apr 2018 12:32 By Jim Collinson I first logged on to the internet back in the early days of the web. A hand-me-down computer from a programmer uncle meant that Christmas of ’94 was a revelation; a new frontier of knowledge opened up in-front of me. The sum of human understanding was being amassed, and was right at […]

Another David Joins Team MaidSafe
03 Apr 2018 15:08 Positano, Amalfi Coast, Italy Hi all, I’m David Geddes and I’m very happy to have joined this impressively dedicated and motivated team to take on the task of managing customer support. Everyone has made me feel so welcome during my first couple of days and I’m looking forward to getting to know each one of […]

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"The root problem with conventional currency is all the trust that's required to make it work. The central bank must be trusted not to debase the currency, but the history of fiat currencies is full of breaches of that trust. Banks must be trusted to hold our money and transfer it electronically, but they lend it out in waves of credit bubbles with barely a fraction in reserve. We have to trust them with our privacy, trust them not to let identity thieves drain our accounts. Their massive overhead costs make micropayments impossible. With e-currency based on cryptographic proof, without the need to trust a third party middleman, money can be secure and transactions effortless."
Satoshi Nakamoto