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Huobi Exchange Released a Blockchain Smartphone

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Houbi cryptocurrency exchange announced that it has released a new Blockchain smartphone which is currently being sold in in the Chinese market at a price of $515. The new phone will be called The Acute Angle and it comes with a built-in cryptocurrency wallet.

Acute Angel was created in association with a blockchain funded project called Whole Network, the partial funds being entitled to Huobi, the company’s venture capital entity.

The new phone will be available in the markets of other countries of Southeast Asia by the end of this year.

Houbi group is one of the leading global digital asset financial service provider. Was established in 2013 and it’s accumulative turnover has exceeded 1.2 trillion USD. Currently Houbi group is operating multiple exchanges in Singapore, Japan, South Korea, United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Brazil , Hong Kong and Thailand. In the United States holds a MSB as well as MTL licenses in 12 states. Huobi Japan currently operates as a fully regulated exchange under Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA). In addition, Huobi obtained one of the first DLT license under Gibraltar’s purpose build regulatory regime for digital assets.

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STEX Exchange Adds Indian Rupee

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STEX Exchange Adds Indian Rupee

The Estonian cryptocurrency exchange, STEX, has added support to Indian Rupee payments within its platform. Users will be able to perchance cryptocurrency for INR – Indian Rupee with using VISA or Mastercard.

STEX exchange is a centralized cryptocurrency exchange that was founded by Vadym Kurylovych and launched in September 2017. The exchange located in Tallinn, Estonia. The exchange It supports crypto-to-crypto and fiat-to-crypto trading with no withdrawal limits.

Estonia is also one of the few countries that have a specific license issued for cryptocurrency exchanges, with simple company setup procedures and favorable taxation.

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ARK Price Jumps 48% After Binance’s Announcement

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ARK Price Jumps

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, has officially enabled ARK staking on its exchange platform. Users can earn passive income by just holding at least 5 ARK coins on their exchange wallets.

Following Binanace’s announcement, the value of the cryptocurrency ARK coin rose by 48 percent last night. At the time of writing, ARK coin is worth $0.214, giving it a $25.8 million market cap.

Ark is one of the most ambitious solid projects in the crypto space. Ark is an all-in-one blockchain platform that aims to create an entire ecosystem of linked chains and a virtual spider web of endless use cases that make ARK highly flexible, adaptable, and scalable.

What is Crypto Staking?

In practice, staking allows customers to earn what is essentially interest on any cryptocurrency they hold, rewarding HODLers with a stream of passive income.

Currently, Binance supports staking for several PoS (Proof of Stake) coins, including Stellar (XLM), Algorand (ALGO), NEO (GAS), Ontology (ONG), VeChain (VTHO), Tron (BTT), Komodo (KMD), Stratis (STRAT), and Qtum (QTUM).

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*Charts are provided by cryptocompare.com

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ShapeShift Acquires Portis Wallet

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Switzerland-based crypto exchange ShapeShift has acquired Portis crypto wallet for an undisclosed sum.

According to the acquisition announcement, all ShapeShift users will be able to log in to most leading Web3 applications like OpenSea, Augur, and Uniswap and will be able to get access to commission-free coin conversions on all major chains (not just Ethereum and ERC-20 tokens), and super fast fiat-to-crypto via a debit card.

Portis, an Israeli startup that offers a non-custodial web3 provider offered as an SDK to developers. It was was founded in May 2018 by CEO Tom Teman and Itay Radotzki and has developed a crypto wallet app (DApps) based on the blockchain of ethereum.

Last November, ShapeShift has integrated Portis wallet so Users can gain access to the exchange’s end-to-end encryption architecture, which would give users full control over their private crypto keys.

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