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Course Stellar reaches six-week high thanks to marijuana

Course Stellar reaches six-week high thanks to marijuana

Cryptocurrency Stellar (XLM) on April 17, reached a six-week high, with the result that its total market capitalization amounted to 5.9 billion dollars. Despite the fact that the apparent catalyst for the rally was not excitement concerning the upcoming ICO associated with cannabis, a partner of which was Stellar, contributed to the increase in the… More

Canada will be the world’s largest bitcoin mining farm

Canada will be the world’s largest bitcoin mining farm

Canada is fast becoming one of the most popular countries among miners. Local firm Bitfarms signed a partnership agreement with an Israeli firm Blockchain Mining Ltd., whose goal is the creation of the biggest at the moment mining farm in the world. It is obvious that Canada will continue to play a significant role in… More

Major canadian trading platform introduced its own cryptocurrency

Major canadian trading platform introduced its own cryptocurrency

Popular canadian trading and barter online platform Bunz Trading Zone launches its own cryptocurrency, according to local newspaper The Globe and Mail 9 APR. Token BTZ (pronounced “Bitts”) is “the first canadian cryptocurrency for release in an already established limited community of users of the trading platform Bunz”. Initially, in 2013, Bunz was a closed… More

The government of Quebec refuse to register a new mining enterprise

The government of Quebec refuse to register a new mining enterprise

The canadian province of Quebec has suspended the registration of new mining companies in the region. The region, known for its cheap hydropower has been an attractive place for miners wishing to expand their business. However, on Friday the canadian newspaper Les Affaires reported that the operators that work with the main energy supplier in… More

Canada will not be able to meet the needs of all miners in electricity

Canada will not be able to meet the needs of all miners in electricity

Canadian Hydro Quebec will have to refuse the miners who want to return to this canadian province. According to Reuters, the electricity supplier literally overwhelmed with requests for miners that want to establish operations in energy-rich province of Quebec. Many mining companies, including giants such as Chinese Bitmain, starmada to start mining activities in countries… More

Canadian VersaBank presented a “digital safe” on the blockchain

Canadian VersaBank presented a “digital safe” on the blockchain

VersaBank, canadian digital Bank, is developing a “digital safe Deposit box on the blockchain”. Thus, the Bank intends to expand its range of services based on the technology of the distributed registry. According to company information, service VersaVault designed for storage of cryptocurrencies and other digital property. It is expected that the new service will… More

Bitmain will be engaged in mining in Canada

Bitmain will be engaged in mining in Canada

In response to increasing pressure in China, Bitmain is going to open a branch in Canada. Bitmain is one of the largest and perhaps the most famous company in the mining and production of equipment for mining in the world. Its manufacturing facilities are located mainly in China (especially Central China and Inner Mongolia Autonomous),… More

KFC Canada has begun to accept bitcoin

KFC Canada has begun to accept bitcoin

Network of KFC restaurants in Canada began to take bitcoin, however, is only for a limited time and with bitcoin you can pay only one themed dish. This is part of the marketing campaign of a new product “The Bitcoin Bucket” (a Bucket of bitcoins), the cost of which is approximately 20 canadian dollars. Directly… More

The Chairman of the Bank of Canada: “Cryptocurrencies keeps me awake”

The Chairman of the Bank of Canada: “Cryptocurrencies keeps me awake”

The Chairman of the Bank of Canada Stephen Poloz admitted that cryptocurrency “will not let him sleep at night.” Poloz: “Issued by the Bank money is the only reliable means of payment” During a conversation at the Canadian Club on various topics of concern to him currently, Poloz described the unregulated nature of bitcoin and… More