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  1. Mark Mason

    Why Are Bitcoin Maximalists Becoming Increasingly Aggressive?

    Why Are Bitcoin Maximalists Becoming Increasingly Aggressive? I’m going to recommend something I rarely do: check out crypto Twitter. Usually I would recommend against checking in on the loudest voices in the decentralized blockchain-based digital currency space, however something unique is...
  2. Mark Mason

    This Week In Dash: August 19th – August 24th

    This Week In Dash: August 19th – August 24th This week has been another very productive week for Dash with plenty of integrations, developments, and other news. Continuing reading to get a summary of the week. Read more - https://dashnews.org/this-week-in-dash-august-19th-august-24th/
  3. Mark Mason

    Dash Podcast 118 - Feat. Maciej Krasowski Founder & MD For Dash Taxi

    Dash Podcast 118 - Feat. Maciej Krasowski Founder & MD For Dash Taxi Video re-post of episode 118 of the Dash News podcast. This week’s special guest was Maciej Krasowski the Founder and Managing Director of Dash Taxi. Watch or listen -...
  4. Mark Mason

    US Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang Endorses Blockchain Voting and Governance

    US Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang Endorses Blockchain Voting and Governance United States Presidential candidate, Andrew Yang has expressed his open-mindedness towards the adoption of blockchain technology in voting during electoral processes in the country. He said this while discussing...
  5. Mark Mason

    Andreas Antonopoulos Calls Dash ChainLocks “a Smart Way of” Preventing 51% Attacks

    Andreas Antonopoulos Calls Dash ChainLocks “a Smart Way of” Preventing 51% Attacks According to cryptocurrency influencer and educator Andreas Antonopoulos, Dash’s ChainLocks is “a smart way of” securing a blockchain network against 51% attacks. Read more -...
  6. Mark Mason

    Snode Integrates Dash Adding Masternode Hosting, Shared Masternodes

    Snode Integrates Dash Adding Masternode Hosting, Shared Masternodes Snode has added support for Dash masternodes to the platform, including hosting as well as trusted shared masternodes. The Snode platform enables a variety of different masternode-related services. For regular Dash...
  7. Mark Mason

    Dash Accepted At Austrian Telecom Giant Thanks to Salamantex Partnership

    Dash Accepted At Austrian Telecom Giant Thanks to Salamantex Partnership A1 Telekom, which has over 5.4 million mobile lines and over 2.3 million fixed lines in Austria, will be expanding on their previous partnership with Salamantex POS by accepting Dash and other cryptocurrencies at 7 new...
  8. Mark Mason

    ️ Dash News Video Recap - CryptoRefills Gift Cards, Send Dash on Telegram, Venezuela Car Park Acce

    ️ Dash News Video Recap - CryptoRefills Gift Cards, Send Dash on Telegram, Venezuela Car Park Accepts Dash & 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...
  9. Mark Mason

    Dash Community Organizes Convention in Europe Showcasing Global Ecosystem

    Dash Community Organizes Convention in Europe Showcasing Global Ecosystem The Dash Convention Europe, a community-organized conference to highlight the ever-growing Dash ecosystem, has been officially announced. Read more -...
  10. Mark Mason

    Steve Capone of Voyager Trading App on Bitcoin Trading, Cryptocurrency Mass Adoption

    Steve Capone of Voyager Trading App on Bitcoin Trading, Cryptocurrency Mass Adoption I had the pleasure of speaking to Steve Capone, Chief Market Officer for the Voyager investment app. We talked about the key differences between exchanges and brokerage services, and how Voyager attempts to...
  11. Mark Mason

    Fidelity Receives Over $100 Million USD In Cyptocurrency Donations for Charity

    Fidelity Receives Over $100 Million USD In Cyptocurrency Donations for Charity Fidelity Charitable, the charity arm of Fidelity, released its annual report, which said that they received over $100 Million USD in cryptocurrency donations since it began accepting cryptocurrency in 2015. Read...
  12. Mark Mason

    Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum Blockchain “Almost Full”, Cryptocurrency Needs Usability, Privacy

    According to founder Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum’s blockchain is “almost full” while usability, privacy, and security are required for mass adoption in addition to scaling. Read more - https://dashnews.org/vitalik-buterin-ethereum-blockchain-almost-full-cryptocurrency-needs-usability-privacy/
  13. Mark Mason

    What the Theft of a BBC Reporter’s $30,000 in Ethereum Shows About Cryptocurrency

    What the Theft of a BBC Reporter’s $30,000 in Ethereum Shows About Cryptocurrency Last week, BBC contributor Monty Mumford lost $30,000 of Ethereum. This came after a logical thought process: invest in the future of digital finance, look up how to securely store said investment, follow...
  14. Mark Mason

    This Week In Dash: August 12th – August 17th

    This Week In Dash: August 12th – August 17th This week has been another very productive and eventful week for Dash as it progresses towards becoming digital cash. Continuing reading to get a summary of the week. Read more - https://dashnews.org/this-week-in-dash-august-12th-august-17th/
  15. Mark Mason

    Dash Transaction Spike Uncovers Limitations Patched in New 0.14.0.3 Release

    Dash Transaction Spike Uncovers Limitations Patched in New 0.14.0.3 Release On August 7th, there was roughly a million transactions of very small sizes and fees, which resulted in an investigation by Dash Core Group and subsequent updates to make the network more robust. Pasta, a Dash Core...
  16. Mark Mason

    Dash Text Expands SMS Wallet to Spain, Telegram Integration to All Americas

    Dash Text Expands SMS Wallet to Spain, Telegram Integration to All Americas Dash Text has expanded SMS wallet service to Spain and its Telegram integration to almost all of North and South America as the service eyes global connectivity. Read more -...
  17. Mark Mason

    Dash Accepted at CryptoRefills For Hundreds of International Gift Cards

    Dash Accepted at CryptoRefills For Hundreds of International Gift Cards CryptoRefills, a gift card/voucher for cryptocurrency website, has recently integrated Dash thanks to the work of Dash Next and will enable consumers to spend at many more locations via gift cards and vouchers purchased...
  18. Mark Mason

    Walmart Files Cryptocurrency Patent Joining Facebook’s Libra in Challenging Bitcoin

    Walmart Files Cryptocurrency Patent Joining Facebook’s Libra in Challenging Bitcoin The uproar caused by Facebook’s proposed Libra coin hasn’t died down yet, and a similar intention by retail giant, Walmart has emerged. A filing published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office at the...
  19. Mark Mason

    Dash News Video Recap - Dash Core Q2 2019, SwapSpace, Bitoffer, Cubobit, Bitnovo, Cobo Wallet & More

    Dash News Video Recap - Dash Core Q2 2019, SwapSpace, Bitoffer, Cubobit, Bitnovo, Cobo Wallet & More! So many integrations and developments for Dash this past week! Don't miss Heidi's weekly video recap! This is a repost of the Dash News Recap video with presenter Heidi Chakos from our...
  20. Mark Mason

    Uphold Integrated Into Dash iOS Wallet Following Withdrawal Fee Removal

    Uphold Integrated Into Dash iOS Wallet Following Withdrawal Fee Removal Uphold, the popular cryptocurrency exchange that has facilitated over $5 billion USD of transactions, has now been added to Dash’s official iOS wallet, following the removal of the Dash withdrawal fee from the platform...
  21. Mark Mason

    Private Bitcoin Transactions Over Double All Privacy-Focused Cryptocurrencies Combined

    Private Bitcoin Transactions Over Double All Privacy-Focused Cryptocurrencies Combined According to Karen Hsu of BlockchainIntel, Bitcoin remains the most-used cryptocurrency for private transactions, outpacing all major privacy-focused cryptocurrencies combined. To achieve greater privacy...
  22. Mark Mason

    Cryptocurrency Exchange CoinCola Adds First Dash-Naira P2P Trading Pair in Nigeria

    Cryptocurrency Exchange CoinCola Adds First Dash-Naira P2P Trading Pair in Nigeria Peer-to-peer cryptocurrency exchange CoinCola has added Dash-naira trading, bringing Dash access to a country with heavy over-the-counter (OTC) crypto economy. Read more -...
  23. Mark Mason

    U.S. Federal Reserve Announces FedNow Instant Payments to Rival Cryptocurrency

    U.S. Federal Reserve Announces FedNow Instant Payments to Rival Cryptocurrency The United States Federal Reserve announced their intent to enter the instant payments sector with FedNow, which will be open 24/7, but is not going to be launched until 2023 or 2024. Instant Payments is actually...
  24. Mark Mason

    What Charlie Lee’s Candor About No Litecoin Development Tells Us

    What Charlie Lee’s Candor About No Litecoin Development Tells Us This weekend, news spread of leaked messages from Litecoin’s development chat, essentially indicating that almost nothing had been done on several major planned upgrades this year. This included private, and later public...
  25. Mark Mason

    This Week in Dash: August 5th – August 10th

    This Week in Dash: August 5th – August 10th It has been a very eventful week for Dash with plenty of news and network developments so make sure to continue reading to get a summary of the week. Read more - https://dashnews.org/this-week-in-dash-august-5th-august-10th/
  26. Mark Mason

    Leaked Developer Messages: “Litecoin Has Zero Active Development” As Dusting Attack Hits

    Leaked Developer Messages: “Litecoin Has Zero Active Development” As Dusting Attack Hits Leaked messages from a Litecoin developer chat show no evidence of active development on privacy features as Litecoin users are hit with a large-scale privacy-compromising attack. According to messages...
  27. Mark Mason

    SwapSpace Instant Cryptocurrency Exchange Marketplace Adds Dash

    SwapSpace Instant Cryptocurrency Exchange Marketplace Adds Dash The SwapSpace instant exchange marketplace service has added Dash, expanding easy and economic avenues of switching out other cryptocurrencies. SwapSpace connects several instant swap exchange services, such as Changelly and...
  28. Mark Mason

    Ryan Taylor: Dash’s PrivateSend Identical to Bitcoin Coin Mixing

    Ryan Taylor: Dash’s PrivateSend Identical to Bitcoin Coin Mixing Ryan Taylor, CEO of Dash Core Group, the main group of Dash developers, has released a new statement and detailed explanation of why Dash’s PrivateSend transactions are identical to Bitcoin’s transactions using CoinJoin and...
  29. Mark Mason

    My Big Takeaways from Dash Core Team Q2 2019 Conference Call

    My Big Takeaways from Dash Core Team Q2 2019 Conference Call Recently the Dash Core Group (DCG) held its quarterly recap conference call. Here are the key takeaways from the call. Read more - https://dashnews.org/my-big-takeaways-from-dash-core-team-q2-2019-conference-call/
  30. Mark Mason

    Bitnovo Adds 2,000+ Stores in Portugal To Buy Dash, Facilitating Cryptocurrency Remittances

    Bitnovo Adds 2,000+ Stores in Portugal To Buy Dash, Facilitating Cryptocurrency Remittances Bitnovo, which makes Dash purchases easier through in-store gift card purchases, has now officially become available in over 2,000 Portuguese stores. Read more -...
  31. Mark Mason

    Dash’s Ryan Taylor: Blockstream Transitioning Bitcoin From P2P Cash to Digital Gold

    Dash’s Ryan Taylor: Blockstream Transitioning Bitcoin From P2P Cash to Digital Gold According to Dash Core’s CEO Ryan Taylor, Blockstream has succeeded in changing Bitcoin from its original goal of peer-to-peer digital cash. During a recent Twitter exchange, Adam Back, Bitcoin Core...
  32. Mark Mason

    Dash News Weekly Recap - Cryptocurrency Payment Processors, Latin America Metrics, Blockchain Ana

    Dash News Weekly Recap - Cryptocurrency Payment Processors, Latin America Metrics, Blockchain Analysis & More! Please like share comment subscribe ✅ & click notification bell to be alerted about future videos. Link to video...
  33. Mark Mason

    Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitoffer Adds Dash With InstantSend Support

    Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitoffer Adds Dash With InstantSend Support Hong Kong-based exchange BitOffer will be integrating Dash with a BTC, ETH, and USDT pairs in addition to Dash deposits and withdrawals. BitOffer is available in over 100 countries and has over 100,000 users in total...
  34. Mark Mason

    Mexican Exchange Cubobit Adds Dash Enabling Key Remittance Corridor

    Mexican Exchange Cubobit Adds Dash Enabling Key Remittance Corridor Mexican exchange Cubobit has added Dash/peso trading pairs, facilitating using Dash for remittances in one of the world’s largest corridors. Read more -...
  35. Mark Mason

    Cobo Wallet Operates 30 Pooled Dash Masternodes Boosting Network Decentralization

    Cobo Wallet Operates 30 Pooled Dash Masternodes Boosting Network Decentralization Cobo wallet operates trusted Dash masternode shares equaling a total of 30 masternodes, bringing the portion of the network represented by fractional ownership past 1%. Cobo Wallet is a multi-cryptocurrency...
  36. Mark Mason

    New Ecommerce Data: Dash Nearing Bitcoin As Top Cryptocurrency Payment Option

    New Ecommerce Data: Dash Nearing Bitcoin As Top Cryptocurrency Payment Option Dash is rapidly closing in on Bitcoin as a popular payment option across several companies according to recently-released data. Read more -...
  37. Mark Mason

    New Goldman Sachs Apple Credit Card Bans Cryptocurrency Purchases

    New Goldman Sachs Apple Credit Card Bans Cryptocurrency Purchases Apple is releasing a new credit card in a partnership with Goldman Sachs, but the terms of service reveal that it explicitly restricts cryptocurrencies and other cash alternatives. Read more -...
  38. Mark Mason

    What Litecoin's Halving Tells Us About Cryptocurrency "Alt Season" Hopes

    What Litecoin's Halving Tells Us About Cryptocurrency "Alt Season" Hopes Litecoin has been an anticipated market winner from some time, with the halving of its block reward emission as a key factor predicted as possibly taking the price even higher. Similarly, as Bitcoin dominance continues...
  39. Mark Mason

    This Week In Dash: July 29th - August 3rd

    This Week In Dash: July 29th - August 3rd This week has been another eventful week for Dash with new partnerships, developments, and general news. Keep reading below to get a summary of the week. Read more - https://dashnews.org/this-week-in-dash-july-29th-august-3rd/
  40. Mark Mason

    Dash Podcast 115 Feat. Alex from Dash Watch on Decentralized Governance & Accountability

    Dash Podcast 115 Feat. Alex from Dash Watch on Decentralized Governance & Accountability Video re-post of episode 115 of the Dash News podcast. This week we had special guest Alex from Dash Watch to discuss Dash’s decentralized governance, the health of the treasury and how to keep proposal...