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Before you buy bitcoin, read this

Many investors are asking: Should I buy bitcoins or other cryptocurrencies? And if not, why? Bitcoin, the leading digital money, has risen 700percent this year to as high as $7,146, and is up 3,500percent since a low in January 2015. Nearly every day bitcoin and other cryptos are making headlines. Some experts call them the […]

3 Must Read Stories: Trump the South China Sea Peacemaker, Bitcoin Slumps, Cathay Pacific Loses Blue Chip Status

U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with his firebrand Philippines counterpart Rodrigo Duterte on Monday at a summit of Asia-Pacific leaders with the South China Sea dispute high on the agenda. The two leaders, who share a bombastic and brash rhetoric, will meet in Vietnam at a trade summit hosted by the Association of Southeast Asian […]

How to Read an Ethereum Transaction

Last updated on October 30th, 2017 at 08:01 am Although 99Bitcoins has been around for a while, it just occurred to me that we’ve never really covered the basics of Ethereum transactions even though we’ve discussed Ethereum itself. So this post is aimed at all of the Ethereum newbies out there: let’s understand how to […]

3 Must Read Stories: Chinese Financial Market Reforms, Bitcoin Rally, China-Singapore Relations Back on Track

The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) is holding a meeting on Tuesday to discuss a raft of reforms  which would give foreign investors greater access to the financial services industry in the world’s second biggest economy. Here’s the South China Morning Post with the details: The People’s Bank of China will convene an internal meeting on […]

3 Must Read Stories: North Korea Oil Ban, China’s Military Prepares, Bitcoin Bubble

The U.S. is pushing for tougher sanctions against North Korea, including a ban on shipments of crude oil to the rogue nation. The proposed crackdown comes as U.S. President Donald Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping talked about the escalation of tensions in North Asia following North Korea’s test of a hydrogen bomb and the […]

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