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CoinDesk Continues Asia Pacific Campaign With CoinDesk Japan

Following an alliance with Morningstar Japan; the creation of CoinDesk Korea; and the launch of  Consensus:Singapore; popular cryptocurrency news organization CoinDesk continues its expansion into the Asia-Pacific region. This time, development comes in the form of a new region-specific issue of the publication: CoinDesk Japan. The offering will translate all the publication’s global news into Japanese, as well as contributing specific insights, statistics and input germane to the region. CoinDesk has spent the last year collaborating with other news outlets in Asian countries in an effort to expand into regions that are currently red hot for cryptocurrencies.  In South Korea, CoinDesk joined with the country’s daily newspaper The Hankyoreh to help launch CoinDesk Korea, and the subsequent Consensus event in Singapore. South Korea has been a veritable hotbed for cryptocurrencies and exchanges in the past few years and the trend is likely to continue as adoption grows. In Japan, CoinDesk will be partnering with prominent digital news outlet Z Corp. Dan Treinish, Managing Director of Business Development at CoinDesk, told Crypto Briefing that:  “It’s been incredibly exciting for us to partner with Z Corp, a subsidiary of Yahoo Japan, the leading digital media company in the country, to launch CoinDesk Japan. Japan has one of the most active and passionate cryptocurrency and blockchain communities in the world, and we’re delighted to be able to provide them with a dedicated and insightful news and information hub for the industry.”     The author is invested in cryptocurrencies. Join the conversation on Telegram and Twitter! The post CoinDesk Continues Asia Pacific Campaign With CoinDesk Japan appeared first on Crypto Briefing.
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The Bull Pen Podcast #19: CoinDesk Insider

In Episode 19 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Leigh Cuen. Leigh is an international journalist that has written for large publication such as Newsweek Japan, Racked and is currently a tech writer covering blockchain for the well-known news site CoinDesk. Leigh gives some great insight into what it’s like being a blockchain/cryptocurrency tech writer in comparison to her previous tech writing experiences, what she looks for when selecting a story to write on as well as some thought-provoking words on just how empowering cryptocurrency can be. Show notes: https://steemit.com/dtube/@bullpenpodcast/5tir3nsq Timestamps 00:00:00 – Preview 00:00:22 – Disclaimer 00:01:09 – Intro 00:01:58 – Interview 00:29:41 – Outro
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Tron Based ‘Stable Coin’ to Start Trading At Huobi and Okex Exchange

Okex and Huobi Global have added support for USD Tether pegged to the US Dollar built on Tron. Tron Foundation built the ‘stable coin’ collaboration with Tether. Currently, the two Exchanges support three stable coins markets USDT-Tron (TRC20), USDT-OMNI, USDT-ERC20 (Ethereum). The token will be launched on 30th April 2019 on the Okex and Huobi Global Exchanges. According to the press release by Okex: In order to meet users’ demand for stablecoin trading, OKEx will support USDT-TRON, the TRC-20 based USDT token co-developed by TRON and Tether, as well as the airdrop for USDT-TRON holders. …It has a TRON deposit address and uses the TRON network for depositing and withdrawal. Rewards for Early Adopters and Tron’s Growth The annual percentage return (APR) of the USDT-TRON token has been designed to give out rewards for its early adopters. The initial APR is 20% which will, however, reduce with time. Nevertheless, the program is supposed to roll out investments for a total of 100 days. The total amount of incentives will be $20 million. The incentives will be rewarded in USDT-TRON only. Justin Sun has implored the users of the Exchanges to adapt to swap from USDT-OMNI – USDT-TRON. #Hodl USDT-TRON to earn initial 20% APR in USDT-TRON. 100 day campaign. $20M initial budget no hard cap. Just sayin'. 😎 $TRX $BTT pic.twitter.com/jyo7QcrtbE — Justin Sun (@justinsuntron) March 21, 2019 The Stable coin will be available on major exchanges, and the reward programs are lucrative. Therefore, the number of transactions on the Tron Network would increase significantly. Tron has built a vibrant ecosystem for Dapps and issuing digital asset. The move will foster the growth of Tron. It will also help the exchanges take advantage of the transaction capabilities of Tron which is considerably cheaper than Ethereum currently. The returns proposed by ARP are highly lucrative. Will you swap your stable coins to earn the rewards?  The post Tron Based ‘Stable Coin’ to Start Trading At Huobi and Okex Exchange appeared first on Coingape.
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Get EOS Airdrop Token Every Hour Is Now Possible on Infinito App Square with PRA CandyBox!

SINGAPORE, Mar 22, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - Infinito Wallet's crucial partnership with global leading EOS block producers and block producer candidates comes along with valuable benefits for users. This March 13th, support for EOS DApps will officially be available on Infinito Wallet's newly launched App Square and the well-known EOS token distribution DApp - PRA CandyBox will be at Infinitors' service along with a great deal of airdrops everyday.Developed by ProChain based on the EOS main network, PRA CandyBox is the top 1 EOS DApp listed on DappRadar and the only airdrop-related dApp among the top 100 dApps as of 19 February 2019. With the join of this DApp, Infinito Wallet's users are now gifted with EOS candies everyday or even every hour. To be specific, the amount of EOS airdrops users can get daily varies in accordance with their account's level. To heighten level, wallet owners can deposit EPRA token - PRA CandyBox's proprietary token - into their account. This means the more EPRA token users deposit, the more EOS candies and the shorter duration for them. Level 1 accounts are those with less than 1,000 EPRAs, can repeatedly claim tokens every four hours. While top accounts like level 12 are rewarded with up to 12 airdrops every hour. Users can find this DApp inside Infinito App Square, displayed as "Browser" in the Universal Wallet. Convenience is one highlight of this EOS token distribution as PRA CandyBox keeps their airdrop "game" extremely simple. To receive candies, Infinito Wallet's users simply need to click on the airdrop project, input password and tap "confirm". That's it!*Please note that you must own an EOS account ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
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Why Square’s Bitcoin Hiring Spree is Crucial for Crypto Adoption

Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Square, the $32.7 billion mobile payment giant based in the U.S., revealed that Square would fund three to four developers and a designer to work on the open-source protocol of Bitcoin and the crypto ecosystem. Independent of the core business strategies of Square, the team of developers and a designer will work to contribute to the cryptocurrency ecosystem in a variety of ways, potentially by contributing to the open-source codebase of the Bitcoin network. #BitcoinTwitter and #CryptoTwitter! Square is hiring 3-4 crypto engineers and 1 designer to work full-time on open source contributions to the The post Why Square’s Bitcoin Hiring Spree is Crucial for Crypto Adoption appeared first on CCN
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Square is Hiring: You Can Be Paid in Bitcoin if You Want

Twitter and Square founder Jack Dorsey has always been bullish in his Bitcoin views. So it’s no surprise that his payments startup Square is now offering new employees the chance to be paid in Bitcoin. According to tweets from the CEO, the company is on the hunt for skilled labor to add to the team. Square Bitcoin Payments If Dorsey’s tweets are anything to go by, then the company is hiring engineers and a designer to “work full-time on open source contributions to the bitcoin/crypto ecosystem.”  The Square cash app already supports Bitcoin purchases ... ﾿ Read The Full Article On CryptoCurrencyNews.com Get latest cryptocurrency news on bitcoin, ethereum, initial coin offerings, ICOs, ethereum and all other cryptocurrencies. Learn How to trade on cryptocurrency exchanges. All content provided by Crypto Currency News is subject to our Terms Of Use and Disclaimer.
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