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MoneyGram starts accepting crypto for US payments

The P2P payment app MoneyGram has begun accepting cryptocurrency for payment and trading in the US. The app will let users transfer bitcoin, Litecoin and Ethereum. The company had earlier been involved in a deal with Ripple that was subsequently quashed. MoneyGram’s announcement on Twitter: MoneyGram announces the launch of a new service enabling consumers…

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Bitcoin gains entries in Guinness Book of World Records as First Digital Currency

Created as a currency without any centralized control or regulation in the aftermath of the 2008 downturn, Bitcoin has entered the Guinness Book of World Records. The entry in the renowned repository of world records and firsts, the entry for Bitcoin is title ‘First decentralized cryptocurrency’. The creator is credited as Satoshi Nakamoto, location is…