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  1. Mark Mason

    Journalism “Isn’t Free,” Can Decentralized Technology and Cryptocurrency Solve Funding Problems?

    Journalism “Isn’t Free,” Can Decentralized Technology and Cryptocurrency Solve Funding Problems? There is an ongoing discussion on the compensation systems in the world of journalism today. A post on twitter by The New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow attracted some responses that have...
  2. Mark Mason

    Despite Bitcoin Price, Cryptocurrency Usage Statistics Reveal Altcoins Growing Faster

    Despite Bitcoin Price, Cryptocurrency Usage Statistics Reveal Altcoins Growing Faster August 1, 2019 marked the two year anniversary of the Bitcoin fork that created Bitcoin Cash due to a debate over increasing the block size, and since then there has been a noticeable increase in the usage...
  3. Mark Mason

    Karen Hsu: Cryptocurrency Regulation, Dash vs. Bitcoin Privacy, Crypto Taxes & Blockchain Analysis

    Karen Hsu: Cryptocurrency Regulation, Dash vs. Bitcoin Privacy, Crypto Taxes & Blockchain Analysis I had the distinct pleasure of chatting with Karen Hsu of BlockchainIntel, a company conducting blockchain analysis for the purposes of risk scoring transactions, detecting fraud, and avoiding...
  4. Mark Mason

    US Banking Committee Chair: Bitcoin Ban Won’t Work, Cryptocurrency “Is a Global Innovation”

    US Banking Committee Chair: Bitcoin Ban Won’t Work, Cryptocurrency “Is a Global Innovation” The U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs recently held a hearing on cryptocurrency and blockchain technology regulation where they realized the extreme difficulties in actually...
  5. Mark Mason

    Capital One Loses 100M Users’ Data in Latest Crypto-Vindicating Hack

    Capital One Loses 100M Users’ Data in Latest Crypto-Vindicating Hack Leading banking and credit card issuing company, Capital One was reportedly hacked recently, with the hackers exposing the data of over 100 million customers in the platform’s database. Read more -...
  6. Mark Mason

    Kamoney Bill Pay and Merchant Solution Adds Dash, Enables Living Off Dash in Brazil

    Kamoney Bill Pay and Merchant Solution Adds Dash, Enables Living Off Dash in Brazil Brazilian payment and service gateway Kamoney will be integrating Dash, which will expand Brazilian’s ability to live off Dash by paying bills in Dash or making everyday purchases via gift cards and other...
  7. Mark Mason

    XPay Payment Processor Adds Dash, Increasing Adoption Prospects in Latin America

    XPay Payment Processor Adds Dash, Increasing Adoption Prospects in Latin America Panda Group’s payment processor, Xpay, has added support to Dash, facilitating payments with crypto in the Latin American market. Read more -...
  8. Mark Mason

    Dash LatAm Transactions Grow, Exceed 1,100 Over Last 28 Days

    Dash LatAm Transactions Grow, Exceed 1,100 Over Last 28 Days Dash LatAm tracker has revealed that transactions have surpassed 1,100 over the past 28 days with an average of 79.6 transactions per day over the same time period. Read more -...
  9. Mark Mason

    French Finance Minister: No Issuing “Currencies Without Democratic Control”

    French Finance Minister: No Issuing “Currencies Without Democratic Control” The finance minister of France, Bruno Le Maire has stated that the government will not allow independent organizations like private companies to continue issuing digital currencies without control. This he said in a...
  10. Mark Mason

    Uphold Removes Withdrawal Fee for Dash, Enabling Savings and Remittance Use Cases

    Uphold Removes Withdrawal Fee for Dash, Enabling Savings and Remittance Use Cases Uphold, the popular cryptocurrency exchange platform has eliminated its fee charged to customers for withdrawing money from their platform to the Dash blockchain. Read more -...
  11. Mark Mason

    What Trump Suing BTC-e Means for Crypto Adoption in the US

    What Trump Suing BTC-e Means for Crypto Adoption in the US Last week, the Trump administration’s Department of Justice filed a $100 million civil suit against old-school cryptocurrency exchange BTC-e for providing all kinds of financial services to US citizens without complying with the...
  12. Mark Mason

    This Week In Dash: July 22nd - July 27th

    This Week In Dash: July 22nd - July 27th This week has been another fantastic week for Dash adoption with plenty of network developments, integrations, and general news. Keep reading to get a summary of the week! Read more - https://dashnews.org/this-week-in-dash-july-22nd-july-27th/
  13. Mark Mason

    Dash Podcast 114 – Jan & Fabio Announce Dash Convention Europe & Dashtoberfest!

    Dash Podcast 114 – Jan & Fabio Announce Dash Convention Europe & Dashtoberfest! Video re-post of episode 114 of the Dash News podcast. This week we had special guests Jan Heinrich Meyer from Dash Embassy DACH and Fabio Bossi from Bitalo to discuss a community based event titled Dash...
  14. Mark Mason

    Cryptobuyer CEO Plans Zero-Fee Merchant Solutions for Mass Dash Adoption

    Cryptobuyer CEO Plans Zero-Fee Merchant Solutions for Mass Dash Adoption Popular cryptocurrency ATM and POS company Cryptobuyer is putting things in place to further encourage the mass adoption of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The company, whose platform is popular among merchants for...
  15. Mark Mason

    Dash Trading Pairs Added to OceanEx Exchange

    Dash Trading Pairs Added to OceanEx Exchange Dash is now listed on the OceanEx exchange with both VET and USDT trading pairs. OceanEx has over 100,000 users and over 700,000 daily trading volume, and thus, the pairing with USDT will help increase Dash liquidity since users will be closer to...
  16. Mark Mason

    Dash Core CEO: Online Merchants “Crazy” to Not Accept Dash

    Dash Core CEO: Online Merchants “Crazy” to Not Accept Dash According to Dash Core Group’s CEO Ryan Taylor, online merchants would be “crazy” to not accept Dash payments. Read more - https://dashnews.org/dash-core-ceo-online-merchants-crazy-to-not-accept-dash/
  17. Mark Mason

    FDIC Admits to Discriminating Against Gun Stores, Shows Advantage of Decentralized Money

    FDIC Admits to Discriminating Against Gun Stores, Shows Advantage of Decentralized Money The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) within the United States has released a statement that admitted its former participation and its intent to stop activities for Operation Choke Point...
  18. Mark Mason

    Cryptobuyer CEO: Dash Recently “Outpaced Bitcoin” on Latin American Exchange

    Cryptobuyer CEO: Dash Recently “Outpaced Bitcoin” on Latin American Exchange According to Jorge Farias, the CEO of cryptocurrency exchange Cryptobuyer, Dash has “outpaced Bitcoin” on the platform recently. Read more -...
  19. Mark Mason

    Dash News Weekly Recap – Travala 5% Dash-Back, 250+ iQCashNow ATMs, Venezuela Remittances, Dash Hash

    Dash News Weekly Recap – Travala 5% Dash-Back, 250+ iQCashNow ATMs, Venezuela Remittances, Dash Hashrate & 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...
  20. Mark Mason

    Top 10 Cryptocurrency Exchange LATOKEN Lists Dash

    Top 10 Cryptocurrency Exchange LATOKEN Lists Dash LATOKEN, a top-ranked cryptocurrency exchange by volume, has integrated Dash to the platform. Read more - https://dashnews.org/top-10-cryptocurrency-exchange-latoken-lists-dash/
  21. Mark Mason

    Dash Claims 10,000 Active Android Wallets in Latin America Thanks to KRIP Mobile, Adoption Initiativ

    Dash Claims 10,000 Active Android Wallets in Latin America Thanks to KRIP Mobile, Adoption Initiatives Dash has now reached 10,000 active Android wallets in Venezuela, which comprises 30% of the nearly 35,000 active Android wallets globally thanks to several joint initiatives in the region...
  22. Mark Mason

    Ryan Taylor: DAPI to Solve Key Business Adoption Barrier for Cryptocurrency

    Ryan Taylor: DAPI to Solve Key Business Adoption Barrier for Cryptocurrency The CEO of Dash Core Group (DCG), Ryan Taylor has explained how a ‘soon to be released’ technology on the Dash network will unlock the long awaited adoption benefits for Dash and cryptocurrencies in general. Read...
  23. Mark Mason

    Anthony Pompliano: US Dollar Laundered Over 6.5x Entire Crypto Market Cap Last Year

    Anthony Pompliano: US Dollar Laundered Over 6.5x Entire Crypto Market Cap Last Year It was recently pointed out by Anthony Pompliano (@APomplian), Co-founder & Partner at Morgan Creek Digital, that “there was 2 trillion US dollars laundered last year”, which is “more than 6.5X the entire...
  24. Mark Mason

    What the Newest Silk Road Arrest Means for Crypto?...

    What the Newest Silk Road Arrest Means for Crypto?... Another Silk Road arrest happened last week. Several years after the dissolution of the well-known dark web marketplace and hallmark of cryptocurrency’s early years, another vendor has been apprehended. Read more -...
  25. Mark Mason

    This Week in Dash: July 15 - July 20th

    This Week in Dash: July 15 - July 20th This week has been another fantastic week with Dash network developments, integrations and general news. Keep reading to get a summary of the week. Read more - https://dashnews.org/this-week-in-dash-july-15-july-20th/
  26. Mark Mason

    iQCashNow Cryptocurrency ATMs Integrate Dash, Expanding Accessibility

    iQCashNow Cryptocurrency ATMs Integrate Dash, Expanding Accessibility iQCashNow will be integrating Dash into 250 of their ATMs located throughout Austria, Greece, Turkey and Spain thanks to integration efforts by Dash Embassy DACH. Read more -...
  27. Mark Mason

    Travala Now Official Travel Partner of Dash Core Group, Offer 5% Dash-Back

    Travala Now Official Travel Partner of Dash Core Group, Offer 5% Dash-Back Travala has officially partnered with Dash Core Group as their travel partner, and now offers a 5% Dash-back discount on purchases with Dash. Read more -...
  28. Mark Mason

    ️ Dash News Recap - Biz Dev Mass Adoption Strategy, Dash Platform, Poloniex & Lex Exchange + Conse

    ️ Dash News Recap - Biz Dev Mass Adoption Strategy, Dash Platform, Poloniex & Lex Exchange + Consentium! In this week's Dash News recap, Heidi has a special co-host presenter. ❤️ Please like share comment subscribe ✅ & click notification bell to be alerted about future videos. Full Video...
  29. Mark Mason

    BTC-Alpha Integrates Dash, Adding Liquidity for Russian Speakers

    BTC-Alpha Integrates Dash, Adding Liquidity for Russian Speakers BTC-Alpha was “founded in 2015 by the Ukrainian entrepreneur Vitaly Bodnar as a platform for convenient trading with the English-Russian interface” to service a population that wanted to get cryptocurrency access. Read more -...
  30. Mark Mason

    IRS Plans Deep Research In Search of Cryptocurrency Tax Evaders, Contributes to Increasing Regulator

    IRS Plans Deep Research In Search of Cryptocurrency Tax Evaders, Contributes to Increasing Regulatory Pressure Last week, it was uncovered that the IRS (United States’ Internal Revenue Service) is briefing its special agents in the IRS Criminal Investigation division on further investigation...
  31. Mark Mason

    What the Crypto Price Reaction to Trump’s Tweet Really Means

    What the Crypto Price Reaction to Trump’s Tweet Really Means Earlier this week, the inevitable finally happened: the President of the US, often considered the most powerful man in the world, declared publicly his strong opposition to cryptocurrencies. This naturally caused a large stir in...
  32. Mark Mason

    WeChat to Enter Cryptocurrency Game, Compete With Facebook, Telegram and WhatsApp

    WeChat to Enter Cryptocurrency Game, Compete With Facebook, Telegram and WhatsApp The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) has begun to talk about an officially sanctioned cryptocurrency. Read more - https://dashnews.org/wechat-to-enter-cryptocurrency-game-compete-with-facebook-telegram-and-whatsapp/
  33. Mark Mason

    Dash Force Meetup Contest Winners: June 2019

    Dash Force Meetup Contest Winners: June 2019 June was another better month for Dash meetup’s with 40 wallets set up and 79 attendees across 5 meet ups. We had Meetups in West Africa, East Africa and Russia this month and all were added to Facebook and Evernote. Without further ado, here are...
  34. Mark Mason

    Poloniex Adds New Dash Pairs, Lex Exchange Integrates Dash Expanding Liquidity

    Poloniex Adds New Dash Pairs, Lex Exchange Integrates Dash Expanding Liquidity The addition of new Dash trading pair with USDC on Poloniex and with BTC and the Australian Dollar on Lex.Exchange will simultaneously help increase liquidity, help increase price discovery, and satisfy traders’...
  35. Mark Mason

    Dash News Weekly Recap - ChainLocks Activated! Instantly Re-Spendable Payments! + Supervisor Electio

    Dash News Weekly Recap - ChainLocks Activated! Instantly Re-Spendable Payments! + Supervisor Election Results! 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...
  36. Mark Mason

    Dash Thailand Partners with Consentium the Crypto Wallet, Chat and Community App

    Dash Thailand Partners with Consentium the Crypto Wallet, Chat and Community App Dash Thailand announced a new partnership with Consentium, which provides a socializing and messaging platform where individuals can transfer cryptocurrencies between each other and rewards community organizers...
  37. Mark Mason

    Wasabi Wallet Founder: Bitcoin Fees Will “Price Out” On-Chain Privacy

    Wasabi Wallet Founder: Bitcoin Fees Will “Price Out” On-Chain Privacy The founder of the Wasabi privacy Bitcoin wallet admits that growing fees will soon “price out” privacy from the main chain. Read more - https://dashnews.org/wasabi-wallet-founder-bitcoin-fees-will-price-out-on-chain-privacy/
  38. Mark Mason

    Results from CrowdNode Masternode Share Votes Reflect Network-Wide Vote

    Results from CrowdNode Masternode Share Votes Reflect Network-Wide Vote CrowdNode, the Dash Masternode pooling company that also recently enabled proportional voting for share holders of Dash Masternodes, recently released the results from their aggregate voting on Dash Investment Foundation...
  39. Mark Mason

    What Dogecoin’s Headline News Means for the Crypto Markets

    What Dogecoin’s Headline News Means for the Crypto Markets Another day, another pump in the crypto markets. This time, it’s Dogecoin with a nearly 40% market capitalization increase overnight following a Binance exchange listing, and this time, it has gotten some headlines. Things are...
  40. Mark Mason

    This Week In Dash: July 1st - July 6th

    This Week In Dash: July 1st - July 6th This week continues to be another impressive week with new network developments, integrations, and overall news that advances Dash towards becoming Digital Cash. Continue reading below to get a summary of the week. Read more -...