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  1. Mark Mason

    WhiteBIT Adds Support for Dash ChainLocks and InstantSend, Offers Zero-Fee Trading

    WhiteBIT Adds Support for Dash ChainLocks and InstantSend, Offers Zero-Fee Trading Cryptocurrency exchange WhiteBIT has added support for Dash’s special transaction features ChainLocks and InstantSend, as well as offering zero-fee trading to promote the trading pair. Read more -...
  2. Mark Mason

    Dash Celebrates Sixth Anniversary Full of Industry-Defining Innovations

    Dash Celebrates Sixth Anniversary Full of Industry-Defining Innovations On January 19th, Dash turned six years old, celebrating six years since the genesis block was mined for Xcoin, which was quickly rebranded to Darkcoin and later to Dash in early 2015. Over the course of its impressive run...
  3. Mark Mason

    Long-Awaited Dash Evolution Platform Released on Testnet with Developer Documentation Hub

    Long-Awaited Dash Evolution Platform Released on Testnet with Developer Documentation Hub Dash Platform, the long-awaited upgrade to the Dash network formerly codenamed Evolution, has been released to testnet including a developer documentation portal. Read more -...
  4. Mark Mason

    This Week In Dash: December 23rd – December 28th

    This Week In Dash: December 23rd – December 28th This week has been another very productive week in Dash, including the announcement of the release Dash Platform on EvoNet next week! Continue reading to get a summary of the week. Read more -...
  5. Mark Mason

    Dash News Video Recap - New Dash Debit Cards, Multiple Cryptocurrency Exchange Listings, Dash Core G

    Dash News Video Recap - New Dash Debit Cards, Multiple Cryptocurrency Exchange Listings, Dash Core Group Announcements & More! This is a repost of the Dash News Recap video with presenter Heidi Chakos from our YouTube channel. This show is dedicated to keeping you up to date with recent Dash...
  6. Mark Mason

    Facebook Data for 267 Million Users Exposed Showcasing Need for Decentralized Applications Facebo

    Facebook Data for 267 Million Users Exposed Showcasing Need for Decentralized Applications Facebook has experienced a large data leak exposing millions of users, making a strong case for decentralized applications to maintain data security. Read more -...
  7. Mark Mason

    ATAR Pay Integrates Dash Enabling NFC Payments for Over 2.5 Million Brazilian Merchants

    ATAR Pay Integrates Dash Enabling NFC Payments for Over 2.5 Million Brazilian Merchants Dash Brazil has partnered with ATAR Payment Processor and Stratum exchange to enable Dash users to make purchases at over 2.5 million merchants in Brazil. Read more -...
  8. Mark Mason

    Why California’s Anti-Freelancing Law Is Pivotal for Cryptocurrency

    Why California’s Anti-Freelancing Law Is Pivotal for Cryptocurrency California has essentially declared war on freelancing. A new law essentially makes companies essentially have to convert their independent contractors into full-fledged employees, including providing healthcare and other...
  9. Mark Mason

    This Week In Dash: December 16th – December 21st

    This Week In Dash: December 16th – December 21st Another productive week for Dash with new integrations and developments, continue reading to get a summary of the week. Read more - https://dashnews.org/this-week-in-dash-december-16th-december-21st/
  10. Mark Mason

    Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash to Be Dropped at 400 Australian Merchants Post Double-Spend Exploit

    Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash to Be Dropped at 400 Australian Merchants Post Double-Spend Exploit Hundreds of merchants in Australia have reportedly stopped accepting Bitcoin for payments after a double-spend exploit revealed that unconfirmed transactions could be reversed. Read more -...
  11. Mark Mason

    US Judge Approves Seizure of Edward Snowden Book Profits

    US Judge Approves Seizure of Edward Snowden Book Profits A US judge has approved the government seizure of profits from Edward Snowden’s book, showcasing the strong need for censorship-resistant money such as cryptocurrency. Read more -...
  12. Mark Mason

    Xera UK-Based Cryptocurrency Exchange Announces Dash Integration

    Xera UK-Based Cryptocurrency Exchange Announces Dash Integration Xera, a cryptocurrency exchange based in the UK, has announced that Dash will be integrated into the platform starting early next year. In the announcement released this week, the exchange announced the planned integration of...
  13. Mark Mason

    Edge Wallet Highlights Dash Evolution Update, Skeptical on Store of Value Analysis

    Edge Wallet Highlights Dash Evolution Update, Skeptical on Store of Value Analysis The Edge Wallet team has released a summary of the upcoming Dash Platform, codenamed Dash Evolution, highlighting its features while giving a more mixed analysis of the store of value analysis of the network...
  14. Mark Mason

    QuadrigaCX CEO Death Loses $250 Million Highlighting Cryptocurrency Usability Issues

    QuadrigaCX CEO Death Loses $250 Million Highlighting Cryptocurrency Usability Issues QuadrigaCX, an online cryptocurrency exchange, is unable to distribute funds to investors after QuadrigaCX’s co-founder and main operator, Gerald W. Cotten, allegedly died from complications from Crohn’s...
  15. Mark Mason

    Zcoin’s Reuben Yap on Privacy Coin Tradeoffs, Delistings, and Lelantus Protocol

    Zcoin’s Reuben Yap on Privacy Coin Tradeoffs, Delistings, and Lelantus Protocol I had the great pleasure of sitting down for an extended chat with Reuben Yap, project steward of Zcoin, on the nature of privacy in cryptocurrency and the various privacy coins. We discussedthe ongoing tech...
  16. Mark Mason

    Dash Isn’t a Privacy Coin? Nothing Is? Joël Valenzuela on Crypto Ramble

    Dash Isn’t a Privacy Coin? Nothing Is? Joël Valenzuela on Crypto Ramble This weekend I had the distinct pleasure of appearing on Crypto Ramble with Desi-Rae Campbell for an in-depth conversation on privacy coins. We covered extensively the concept of privacy in cryptocurrency and the...
  17. Mark Mason

    MedeTrade Cryptocurrency Debit and Credit Card Integrates Dash

    MedeTrade Cryptocurrency Debit and Credit Card Integrates Dash MedeTrade, an online cryptocurrency exchange, has now made Dash available for use with its Visa cryptocurrency debit and credit card. Read more - https://dashnews.org/medetrade-cryptocurrency-debit-and-credit-card-integrates-dash/
  18. Mark Mason

    Turkey's Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange BtcTurk Integrates Dash

    Turkey's Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange BtcTurk Integrates Dash BtcTurk, Turkey’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, has now integrated Dash into the platform with Bitcoin (BTC) and Tether (USDT) trading pairs, as well as Turkish lira pairs on the PRO version, expanding liquidity options in...
  19. Mark Mason

    PolisPay Releases Two New Dash-Supporting Cryptocurrency Debit Cards

    PolisPay Releases Two New Dash-Supporting Cryptocurrency Debit Cards PolisPay, a blockchain payments solution, has released two new cryptocurrency debit cards, one a gift card system and one a direct debit system, that can allow users to buy items almost anywhere with Dash. Read more -...
  20. Mark Mason

    Dash Pooled Masternode Operator Moocowmoo Refunds Customers After Exit Scam #FakeNews

    Dash Pooled Masternode Operator Moocowmoo Refunds Customers After Exit Scam #FakeNews Dash pooled masternode operator Moocowmoo has begun refunding customers days after false rumors circulated of an exit scam. Read more -...
  21. Mark Mason

    Dash News Video Recap: Travala & Booking.com, Brazilian Cryptocurrency Exchange, Ryan Taylor, Kenn B

    Dash News Video Recap: Travala & Booking.com, Brazilian Cryptocurrency Exchange, Ryan Taylor, Kenn Bosak & Michael Nye This is a repost of the Dash News Recap video with presenter Heidi Chakos from our YouTube channel. This show is dedicated to keeping you up to date with recent Dash news...
  22. Mark Mason

    Active Dash Wallets Are Up 410% Annually in Venezuela Indicating Rapid Adoption

    Active Dash Wallets Are Up 410% Annually in Venezuela Indicating Rapid Adoption Dash has seen a 410% increase in Android devices using the Dash Wallet in Venezuela from May to November of this year, supporting a continuing trend that Dash is seeing continued growth in real-world usage in the...
  23. Mark Mason

    Ryan Taylor Explains Unique Pain Point Dash Platform Solves for Consumers and Merchants

    Ryan Taylor Explains Unique Pain Point Dash Platform Solves for Consumers and Merchants Ryan Taylor, CEO of Dash Core Group, appeared on the The Cryptoviser to discuss how various aspects of Dash, and in particular the upcoming Dash Platform, add value for consumers and merchants...
  24. Mark Mason

    Dash Core Group Announces Bold Ideas to Improve Dash’s Lagging Market Performance

    Dash Core Group Announces Bold Ideas to Improve Dash’s Lagging Market Performance Dash Core Group’s CEO Ryan Taylor laid out a bold plan to fix Dash’s poor price performance relative to the rest of the cryptocurrency markets, including potentially reducing the proof-of-work mining reward and...
  25. Mark Mason

    Why Does Cryptocurrency Have a #FakeNews Problem?

    Why Does Cryptocurrency Have a #FakeNews Problem? The cryptocurrency industry has a problem with fake news and poor journalism. There’s no getting around this reality, and it affects key perceptions with the space today, leaving lingering misconceptions and investors confused and uninformed...
  26. Mark Mason

    Dash Force Meetup Program: November 2019 Winners

    Dash Force Meetup Program: November 2019 Winners We had 2 Dash meetup’s in West Africa in November period and all were added to Evernote. A new streamlined meetup structure was implemented this month to help increase worldwide engagement. Read more -...
  27. Mark Mason

    New Book By Dash Nigeria Provides A Beginner's Crash Course on Cryptocurrency and Dash

    New Book By Dash Nigeria Provides A Beginner's Crash Course on Cryptocurrency and Dash Dash Nigeria head Nathanial Luz has authored and published a cryptocurrency introduction book, “Digital Is the Cash” with a foreword by Dash Core CEO Ryan Taylor, to educate newcomers to the space. Read...
  28. Mark Mason

    Ryan Taylor Would Change Dash’s “Rigid” Governance System

    Ryan Taylor Would Change Dash’s “Rigid” Governance System Dash Core Group’s CEO Ryan Taylor believes Dash’s governance system is relatively rigid and can be improved with a few adjustments to allow a broader range of decisions. Read more -...
  29. Mark Mason

    Vertcoin Suffers Second 51% Attack Showing Advantages of Dash's ChainLocks

    Vertcoin Suffers Second 51% Attack Showing Advantages of Dash's ChainLocks Vertcoin suffered its second 51% attack on December 1st where coins were double-spent and 603 blocks were replaced by the attacker’s transactions, raising questions about network security within the cryptocurrency...
  30. Mark Mason

    PagCripto Brazilian Cryptocurrency Exchange and Payment Processor Integrates Dash

    PagCripto Brazilian Cryptocurrency Exchange and Payment Processor Integrates Dash PagCripto, a Brazilian over-the-counter trading desk, full cryptocurrency exchange, and merchant service, has now integrated Dash and partnered with Dash Dinheiro Digital to promote Dash in Brazil. Read more -...
  31. Mark Mason

    This Week In Dash: November 25th - November 30th

    This Week In Dash: November 25th - November 30th This week has been another very eventful week in the Dash community with more network news, integrations, and general happenings. Continue reading to get a summary of the week. Read more -...
  32. Mark Mason

    Report: Crypto Crimes Up in 2019 to $4.4 Billion As Privacy Coins Face Regulation

    Report: Crypto Crimes Up in 2019 to $4.4 Billion As Privacy Coins Face Regulation A new report by CypherTrace, a cryptocurrency Anti-Money Laundering, bitcoin forensics, and blockchain threat intelligence solutions company, summarizes that all cryptocurrency-related frauds and thefts totaled...
  33. Mark Mason

    BlackRock & Fidelity Invest in Neptune Dash, Dash Wins DAO Award, Dash Evo Event Announced & More!

    BlackRock & Fidelity Invest in Neptune Dash, Dash Wins DAO Award, Dash Evo Event Announced & More! This is a repost of the Dash News Recap video with presenter Heidi Chakos from our YouTube channel. This show is dedicated to keeping you up to date with recent Dash news highlights. Watch now...
  34. Mark Mason

    Dash Seasonality Data Shows Winter and Spring Among Best-Performing Seasons

    Dash Seasonality Data Shows Winter and Spring Among Best-Performing Seasons New data from cryptocurrency asset manager and researcher Demelza Hays shows that Dash has clear market cycles in its trading patterns and price performance. Read more -...
  35. Mark Mason

    Dash’s Ryan Taylor Believes Instant Cryptocurrency Confirmations Can Solve Volatility

    Dash’s Ryan Taylor Believes Instant Cryptocurrency Confirmations Can Solve Volatility Ryan Taylor, CEO of the Dash Core team, believes that instant cryptocurrency confirmations, such as those provided by Dash’s InstantSend and ChainLocks, can help solve the persistent issue of market...
  36. Mark Mason

    Willy Woo: Most Cryptocurrencies Severely Lack Market Liquidity

    Willy Woo: Most Cryptocurrencies Severely Lack Market Liquidity According to new data posted by cryptocurrency analyst Willy Woo on Twitter, most cryptocurrency projects severely lack market liquidity, which keeps many serious investors away. Read more -...
  37. Mark Mason

    Cryptobuyer Partners with Dash Text for SMS Cryptocurrency Purchases

    Cryptobuyer Partners with Dash Text for SMS Cryptocurrency Purchases Cryptobuyer, a popular Latin America-focused exchange and merchant point-of-sale system, has now partnered with Dash Text to bring simple SMS cryptocurrency exchanges to their merchant solutions. Read more -...
  38. Mark Mason

    BlackRock Joins Fidelity in Significantly Investing in Masternode Company Neptune Dash

    BlackRock Joins Fidelity in Significantly Investing in Masternode Company Neptune Dash BlackRock, a US-based global investment firm, reportedly owns over 11% of Dash masternode company Neptune Dash, bringing the total percentage of the company owned by major investment firms up past 21% when...
  39. Mark Mason

    Dash Wins Malta Blockchain Summit DAO Innovation Award

    Dash Wins Malta Blockchain Summit DAO Innovation Award Dash NEXT has won the “DAO Building of the Year” award over Maker DAO and DAO Casino at the A.I. & Blockchain Summit in Malta for its innovations and ability to drive further cryptocurrency adoption. Read more -...
  40. Mark Mason

    Dash Podcast 130 Feat. Roel Castaño, Dash Mexico – Sending Money from United States to Mexico

    Dash Podcast 130 Feat. Roel Castaño, Dash Mexico – Sending Money from United States to Mexico Video re-post of the Dash News Podcast episode 130. This week we had special guest Roel Castaño, Dash Mexico, on the podcast to discuss the U.S. to Mexico remittance corridor and the launch of...