Silver Short Squeeze? How Technology, Blockchain Revives Precious Metals Markets

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Precious metals veteran David Morgan comments On February 1st, as the trading session opened for the week, the price of silver rose to an eight-year high above $30 an ounce. In the weekend preceding the price action, David Morgan, publisher of the Morgan Report, told his Twitter followers that silver dealers were experiencing demand like never before.  The precious metals aficionado has decades of industry experience and has seen it all: from silver’s highest price near $48 an ounce, to its most dramatic bear market ever. We spoke with him…

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Dogecoin: Understanding Cryptocurrency That Was Started As A Joke

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Palmer’s Twitter account has since been deleted and Markus is no longer affiliated with the project. Still, the movement has gained traction since its inception over seven years ago. In the late hours on the eve of February, #dogecoinarmy climbed to the number-one trending hashtag on Twitter in the United States. We’re here to break down the dogecoin frenzy, tracing it back to its roots, and tracking notable developments since its early origins. Doge: Yes, like the meme Self-proclaimed “the internet currency,” dogecoin, pronounced dohj-koyn, was dubbed after the meme…

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A Guide to Dogecoin

What is Dogecoin? Dogecoin is the most notable, having been built on the premise that a fun and unserious project can gain as much attention and support as its counterparts. Its creation was built on the premise of engaging with a meme-loving community and not taking the coin too seriously, as it was based on the famous Shiba Inu dog meme that gained popularity in the early 2010’s. The coin was not meant to become a speculative investment asset like Bitcoin did, and so it is one of the only…

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Dogecoin (DOGE): The Fun and Friendly Internet Currency DOGECOIN QUICK STATS Forget about the banks because Dogecoin has your back! The decentralized, peer-to-peer digital currency is set to disrupt and enhance how you approach sending money online. Doge’s collective endeavor coupled with their growing communities is helping them become one of the most popular cryptocurrencies in the digital tipping marketplace. While Dogecoin was originally introduced as a “joke currency” in 2013, many supporters were thrilled to see it quickly develop its own online community and reach a capitalization of US$60 million in…

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