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Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Are Bringing Transparency and Verifiability to Loyalty Programs

New blockchain apps using cryptocurrency as rewards and cash back have the potential to improve the loyalty space. Read on to learn how. Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, and Loyalty Programs The International Council of Shopping Centers reports that the loyalty space grows by about 30% every year, with 85% of consumers belonging to at least one loyalty […]Continue Reading
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How Will Blockchain Tech Impact Healthcare Investors?

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase, three economic juggernauts, announced they’re teaming up to tackle healthcare, a sector of the economy that’s proven elusive for presidents and private-sector reform efforts alike. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos weighed in on healthcare costs, commenting that “reducing health care’s burden on the economy while improving outcomes for Continue Reading
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The European Parliament Votes For Tighter Cryptocurrency Regulation

Curiously enough, the cryptocurrency markets don’t seem to have responded yet to the news. Ethereum, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin are all maintaining their mini Bullish moment. But just yesterday, the European Parliament voted by a sweeping majority to support the December 2017 agreement with the European Council. This means tighter cryptocurrency regulation, in the Continue Reading
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A Boost for Crypto as Banco Santander Announces Ripple Partnership

There’s been a lot of speculation over whether cryptocurrency, the blockchain, and financial institutions can co-exist. But Ripple has been working hard to earn the respect of large banking corporations. And now Spanish bank, Banco Santander, has just announced the launch of their new international payments service, which makes use of Ripple’s blockchain tech. Making […]Continue Reading
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Twitter Gets Tough on @Bitcoin (Again)

Social media platforms and search engines don’t seem to like digital currency very much. After Google announced the ad ban on any content related to cryptocurrency, ICOs, or exchanges, Twitter promptly followed suit. And its stance against cryptocurrency is turning positively aggressive, as now even the @Bitcoin account has been banned, as well. While the […]Continue Reading