Bitcoin in Brief: BTC via SMS Patented, Brave BAT Tips for Tweets and Posts

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The Daily Financial software developer Intuit has been awarded a patent for processing BTC payments via SMS and we’ve covered the details in today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief. Also in The Daily, Brave browser plans to enable BAT tips for tweets and Reddit posts, cryptocurrency is projected to constitute 5 percent of the portfolios of US investors next year, and in Thailand, a famous actor has been arrested for an alleged crypto investment fraud. Also read: Ledger Adds Coins, Okex Launches Coinall, Exmo Partners with Mistertango Intuit Awarded Patent…

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On-Chain BCH Used in a Submarine Swap for Off-Chain BTC

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Technology & Security This week an individual revealed he had completed the first trustless swap by trading on-chain bitcoin cash (BCH) for off-chain bitcoin core (BTC) using Alex Bosworth’s submarine swap protocol. Also read: Illegal Activity No Longer Dominant Use of Bitcoin: DEA Agent On-Chain Bitcoin Cash Submarine Swapped for Off-Chain BTC The decentralized cryptocurrency bitcoin cash (BCH) was traded over the Lightning Network this week for off-chain bitcoin core (BTC). According to an individual on Reddit named u/Darkdeepths, he says he’s been fortunate to see Bosworth’s submarine swap testing and…

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Cryptowhispers: Binance Token Listing Quote – 400 BTC, $2.5 Million

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Op-Ed Tantalizing, unconfirmed rumors are bouncing from crypto Twitter, and this time it’s Expanse co-founder Christopher Franko leading the charge. Mr. Franko insists he was quoted 400 bitcoin core (BTC), roughly $2.5 million as of this writing, for a token listing on the exchange Binance. On the cross accusation that he is lying, Mr. Franko further insisted “I literally have nothing to gain from this.”   Also read: 15,000 Twitter Crypto Scam Giveaway Botsm, Reports Duo Security Expanse’s Franko Tweets Binance is Charging Millions for a Token Listing Expanse’s Christopher…

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Bitcoin (BTC) Falls Close to $6,500 After SEC ETF Delay

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The latest Bitcoin news is that Bitcoin (BTC) has taken a major hit this week and has dragged the rest of the cryptocurrency market down with it. At press time, the total cryptocurrency market is sitting at just above $225 billion, which is $75 billion lower than what it was just two weeks ago. Within the last 24 hours, the crypto market has dropped almost $20 billion. Bitcoin News: Bitcoin (BTC) Struggles According to CoinMarketCap, Bitcoin (BTC) is currently trading at $6,509.67, down -8.50% in 24 hours. For the week,…

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Will Starbucks Make Buying Coffee with Bitcoin (BTC) Easier?

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Bitcoin for coffee. It has a nice ring to it. But actually using Bitcoin (BTC) to buy coffee? Turns into a big mess real fast. However, that might be about to change. Starbucks just hinted that it might soon have a way to make using BTC to pay for coffee a whole lot easier for its loyalists. Bitcoin for Coffee Currently, it’s possible to buy Starbucks coffee with Bitcoin, but it isn’t an easy process. The global coffee giant in the past teamed up with Square, which accepts Bitcoin. However,…

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