Australia

RMIT University Launches Australia’s First Blockchain Course

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RMIT, an Australian public research university, has launched Australia’s first university Blockchain course, according to Business Insider Australia. The 8-week course, entitled “Developing Blockchain Strategy”, was designed by RMIT’s Blockchain Innovation Hub and partners with consulting firm Accenture and fintech hub Stone & Chalk. The online course description promises a practical program that goes beyond Read More

Illicit Uses of Cryptocurrency Gaining Attention Around the World: Expert Take

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In our Expert Takes, opinion leaders from inside and outside the crypto industry express their views, share their experience and give professional advice. Expert Takes cover everything from Blockchain technology and ICO funding to taxation, regulation, and cryptocurrency adoption by different sectors of the economy. If you would like to contribute an Expert Take, please Read More

Crypto ‘Scams’ Have Affected Over 1.2k Australian Investors In 2017

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Cryptocurrency “scams” generated over 1200 complaints to Australia’s consumer watchdog in 2017, according to new figures it released this month. Local news media outlet ABC reports data it obtained from the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) reveals 1289 complaints, some of which appear to relate to token offerings. Australia has remained quiet against the Read More

Doing a 180 – Goldman Sachs Goes Crypto

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Featured The Year of Bitcoin continues to get more interesting, as reports surfaced today that legacy bank Goldman Sachs will open a cryptocurrency trading desk by mid 2018. It’s a momentous occasion for many reasons, but not least of which is the  influence the bank carries in terms of respect within the industry.  Also read: Read More

PR: Serenity Financial Knows How to Choose an ICO

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This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. There is a boom of ICOs in the global market. Read More

Body of Sydney nurse Kelly Clarke returned to Australia

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The body of a young nurse who died in Fiji while on her honeymoon has arrived back in Sydney. Kelly Clarke, 24, complained of stomach pains on Wednesday and her husband Chase says within half an hour, he knew the situation was critical. She died about 30 hours later in Lautoka Hospital, north of Nadi. Read More

Shame of female A-listers who refuse to denounce Weinstein

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Some of Hollywood’s biggest stars have remained tight-lipped over the bombshell sexual harassment allegations against ex-studio head Harvey Weinstein that went public last week.  An investigation by The New York Times claimed on Thursday that Weinstein repeatedly sexually harassed a number of female employees and movie stars over the course of his three-decade career as one of Read More

Hannah Polites lost male followers after having a baby

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A model and midwife from the Gold Coast, Queensland, has opened up about the drastic differences to her online image and profile since having a baby. Hannah Polites, 26, who boasts more than 1.5 million followers online for her fitness posts and bikini snaps, gave birth to her little girl Evaliah in August, 2016, and Read More

Mum speaks on domestic violence from meth addict partner

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Melissa Wiringi recognised the low point she had reached as she cowered in the bathroom with her meth-addled partner banging on the door just minutes after he had thrown an axe at her. She was seven months pregnant.  ‘It was like a small light switched on,’ Ms Wiringi, 32, told Daily Mail Australia. ‘That day Read More

Police officer rocked with cheap shot punch to the face

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Shocking CCTV footage has emerged showing the moment a police officer was rocked with a ‘cheap shot’ punch to the face. Ryan Mitchell Tarran, 28, was sentenced to one year and nine months in prison for the sickening attack at the Rockhampton Magistrates Court on Monday, according to the Courier Mail. Tarran was being escorted Read More