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Reddit Community: A Game Predicted Bitcoin 28 Years Ago

Another prediction of Bitcoin (BTC) emergence has been recently discovered by a Reddit user that posted a screenshot from Japanese role-playing video game Final Fantasy III on April 16. The user refers to a Bitcoin symbol pictured on an object in the game that was

Smart Governments Will Embrace Cryptos: Expert Blog

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Japan Issues Cryptocurrency Exchange Licenses

In stark contrast to its neighbors China and South Korea, who are increasing efforts to ban ICO’s and the trade in digital currencies, The Financial Services Agency (FSA) in Japan approved 11 companies to operate cryptocurrency exchanges in the country. Exchanges are now allowed to operate