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cryptocurrency

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1. (Currencies) a decentralized digital medium of exchange which is created, regulated, and exchanged using cryptography and (usually) open source software
2. (Computer Science) a decentralized digital medium of exchange which is created, regulated, and exchanged using cryptography and (usually) open source software
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The country's attempt to attract companies focusing on blockchain technology and crypto currency trading comes as the sector remains largely unlicensed and unregulated in major global financial hubs.
The Central Bank of Iran has been toying with the idea of using crypto currency, but the abandonment of Iran by exchanges for crypto currencies makes that look even more forlorn than before.
Firstly, the bitcoin die-hards who are generally libertarian by nature, have rightly pointed out that the Facebook coin is quite centralised and controlled by a select few US organisations.It is therefore not exactly a crypto currency in the strict sense of the current technical standards for cryptos.
Crypto currency is also notoriously elitist with 97% of all Bitcoins, for instance, being held by only 4% of 'addresses' (people, groups, companies).
Saudi Arabia and the UAE are planning to launch a crypto currency for the banking sector.
Unlike other crypto currency wallets, you can manage our supported currencies solely on the FLX One system (Mobile App and FLX One) and do not need to use any 3rd party software.
Virtual or crypto currency, which is rapidly becoming popular around the globe, refers to a digital representation of value issued and controlled by its developers.
Aspects of Crypto Currency's Legislative Regulation
The best known crypto currency is Bitcoin.The desired crypto currency is generally mined by downloading software that connects with that crypto currencys network and makes demanding computing operations that require powerful PCs and graphics cards.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jun 12 (ANI): No concrete evidence has been found against Businessman and actor Shilpa Shetty's husband Raj Kundra in Crypto Currency fraud case.
It is time that as a nation we address some vital questions about how the latest technological advancements including Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Big Data and Crypto currency requiring proper policies and inclusion can affect the scope of taxation.
(OTCQB: WRIT) has acquired US-based crypto currency consultant Bison Crypto Power Corp.