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Bitcoin Price Reaches Another Peak Crossing $15,000

3 days ago 7ring 0
Market Updates On December 7, at 9 am EDT the price of bitcoin broke a new record as one BTC is now worth US$15,000 across global exchanges. Bitcoin trade volume has been exponential with over $14.7Bn BTC being swapped on trading platforms worldwide. Also read: Peer-to-Peer Bitcoiner Gets Year in Prison for Being Unlicensed Bitcoin Reaches Read More

Bitcoin Price Surpasses 1,000,000 Yen as Japan Seizes Nearly 60% Market Share

2 weeks ago 7ring 0
Yesterday, amid a rally that pushed Bitcoin to all-time highs globally, the price of a single Bitcoin broke 1,000,000 yen. While Westerners eye the sensational $10,000 level, Japan has seen their biggest psychological price barrier shattered. This is fitting, since there’s reason to believe that Japan started the massive Bitcoin rally to begin with. Granted, Read More

Japan’s new “Blade Library” lets amputees rent pricey prosthetic limbs for $9 a day

3 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Japan’s new “Blade Library” lets amputees rent pricey prosthetic limbs for $9 a day
Prosthetic “blades” are carbon fiber prosthetic limbs that can bend and spring as you run. They are designed for professional-athlete amputees, and they usually cost thousands of dollars each. To alleviate that cost, Japanese prosthetics company Xiborg opened the “Blade Library” in Tokyo for people to borrow and try out the prosthetics. The company raised Read More

Mark Karpeles Wants to Resurrect Mt Gox with an ICO

3 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Mark Karpeles Wants to Resurrect Mt Gox with an ICO
Featured Yes, you read that right. Fallen figure Mark Karpeles wants to resurrect Mt Gox, which collapsed in 2014 with the loss of 850,000 bitcoins. He proposes using an ICO and he’d really like your help. Where else is he going to raise the required $245 million? It sounds absurd, but before you hit caps Read More

Japanese Publicly Listed Companies Launch Cryptocurrency Exchanges in South Korea

3 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Japanese Publicly Listed Companies Launch Cryptocurrency Exchanges in South Korea
News Two Japanese companies listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange have recently expanded their cryptocurrency operations into South Korea. One has partnered with a local company to launch a bitcoin exchange with a plan to add merchant services. The other held an ICO to develop a crypto exchange after launching a mobile game which allows Read More

An earthquake near the Iran-Iraq border has killed at least 170, and the toll is rising

4 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on An earthquake near the Iran-Iraq border has killed at least 170, and the toll is rising
This is a developing story. An earthquake epicentered close to the Iran-Iraq border has killed at least 170 people so far and injured more than 1,500, according to the news wire service Agence France-Presse, citing a local official. The toll has risen rapidly as rescue efforts continue. The US Geological Survey said the 7.3-magnitude quake Read More

Bitcoin Price Achieves New All-Time High at $7,598; Why is the Market So Optimistic?

1 month ago 7ring Comments Off on Bitcoin Price Achieves New All-Time High at $7,598; Why is the Market So Optimistic?
Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Once again, the bitcoin price has achieved a new all-time high at $7,598 on November 5, as the market continues to be optimistic about the mid-term performance of bitcoin. Rapid Adoption in Major Regions In Japan and South Korea, two regions in Read More