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Roger Ver helps raise $87k for an anti-war charity

Roger Ver and online auction platform Charitystars have managed to raise $87,000 for website Antiwar.com. The winner of the auction won a private lunch with Roger Ver, one of the original investors of Bitcoin. Antiwar.com is a portal that promotes peace and non-interventionalism. Blockchain & charity Charitystars was founded in 2013 in Milan, Italy. The online auction offers people a chance to bid cryptocurrency on meetings with celebrities, rare artwork and luxury cars. Proceeds are donated to charities all over the world. Charitystars founders said they were pleasantly surprised with the result. Reportedly, a lunch with former Italian president...

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57 Ukrainian politicians declare over 21,000 BTC

Ukrainian politicians were required to declare their assets in an anti-corruption probe. Since there is no legal framework to tax cryptocurrencies, officials were eager embrace this form of ownership. Surprisingly, the largest number of BTC owners work in the Odessa regional council, with the Kiev Verhovnaya Rada only in second place. The leading cryptocurrencies declared were Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash. Over 21,000 BTC RBC reported that “according to the research, all officials have [a total of] 21,128 bitcoins. This number is only an estimate and does not include altcoins or other crypto assets declared in hryvnia.” Most of cryptocurrencies...

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What is Bitcoin Cash? Bitcoin Cash Description and Price Index (BCH/USD)

What is cryptocurrency Bitcoin Cash? Bitcoin Cash is a popular cryptocurrency that was born during a Bitcoin fork on August 1st 2017. BCH is a result of disagreements within the community on how to scale the Bitcoin project. Bitcoin Cash provided a solution by increasing block size to 8MB and it gained traction within the community. After a rather lacklustre start, the price of BCH started to grow and it is now the 2nd most expensive cryptocurrency, after Bitcoin.   Source: www.bitcoincash.org Bitcoin Cash to USD – Current Price chart and description Bitcoin Cash price in the chart is reported...

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Bitcoin Cash reveals Medium Term Roadmap

Following Bitcoin Cash is never dull. First, there was the planned hardfork two weeks ago, then a possible pump, during which BCH rapidly grew by almost 3 times. The current price has stabilized at the $1600 mark, cementing the cryptocurrency’s 3rd place in the Market Cap rating. The team behind Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin ABC, seems more experienced than Bitcoin Gold’s team, and regularly posts updates for the community. This time, they announced a Medium Term Roadmap, outlining the goals for the next 6-12 months. Collaborations & communications Bitcoin ABC developers are working together with wallets and companies in order to...

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Recovery of Bitcoin Cash stuck in SegWit addresses is possible!

Bitcoin Cash worth hundreds of thousands of dollars is stuck in SegWit addresses, sent there mistakenly by hapless users. Normally, recovery would be impossible, but Antoine Le Calvez reports that there is a way to restore access to blocked funds, albeit a tricky one to implement. The recent forks and introduction of SegWit have created confusion around using wallets and addresses, leading to these misplaced transactions. If you know the private key for the wallet you sent money to, repairing this sort of mistake is straightforward, but this is not the case with exchanges. If you send Bitcoin Cash...

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