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Environmental cost of cryptocurrency mines

Monetary price of health and air quality impacts Computer screen listing cryptocurrencies (stock image). Credit: © Colin Cramm / Adobe Stock https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/11/191113092600.htm Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Monero — the names of digital-based ‘cryptocurrencies’ are being heard more and more frequently. … Continue reading

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China’s Alipay And Bitcoin Exchange Giant Binance In Shock Clash


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Bitcoin Soars On Falling Yuan; North Korean Crypto Thieves

LIGHTROCKET VIA GETTY IMAGES Commentary There is still many volatility, security and privacy concerns but these are not stopping some investors. There is a growing number of competing cryto currencies and blockchain based systems being developed so this will continue … Continue reading

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Opinion: As Vancouver mulls a bitcoin ATM ban, don’t forget who this might hurt the most: sex workers – The Globe and Mail

Globe and Mail ETHAN LOU CONTRIBUTED TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED JUNE 15, 2019 UPDATED JUNE 15, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-as-vancouver-mulls-a-bitcoin-atm-ban-dont-forget-who-this-might-hurt/ — Commentary Is Winnipeg going to consider the same? Winnipeg is among the worst in Canada for money laundering and … Continue reading

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Crypto chaos: From Vancouver to Halifax, tracing the mystery of Quadriga’s missing millions

Feb 8 2019 Interesting article from The Globe and Mail about Canada’s largest Crypto Currency brokerage before it was forced to suspend activity and shutdown leaving $850 Million frozen or lost. — Gerald Cotten built one of Canada’s biggest cryptocurrency … Continue reading

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Bitcoin’s fall could just be getting started

— ERIC REGULY – Globe and Mail -NOVEMBER 30, 2018 EUROPEAN BUREAU CHIEF — https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/commentary/article-bitcoins-fall-could-just-be-getting-started Archive below Related Bitcoin tanks First blockchain platform for oil trading goes live – Subscriber content Cryptocurrencies to survive sell-off, says El-Erian – Subscriber content … Continue reading

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Bitcoin tanks

I had some friends ask about my thoughts about investing in bitcoin when one was at around $15k. I had not traded directly even in equities for years but knew it was very volatile and high risk. It had been … Continue reading

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