Feb 26: Cryptocurrency Airdrops

From this article you will learn which cryptocurrency airdrops will occur on February 26 of 2018
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A​ ​crypto airdrop​ ​is​ ​when​ ​a​ ​blockchain project distributes ​free​ ​tokens or​ ​coins ​to​ ​the​ crypto ​community. To​ ​get ​airdrop often​ ​the​ ​only​ ​requirement​ ​is​ ​that​ ​you​ ​have​ ​coins from the relevant blockchain stored​ ​in​ ​your​ ​wallet. These airdrops required to prove you were the owner of cryptocurrency at a certain time (snapshot) of the blockchain.

From this article you will get to know which cryptocurrency airdrops will occur on February 26 of 2018.

Bitcore (BTX) Airdrop

Bitcore (BTX) is a cryptocurrency that is geared towards a payment system. It solves a lot of the issues that other coins like for example Bitcoin have. Most importantly Bitcore is miles ahead in regards of scaling.

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How to get it:

Everyone holding at least 1.0 BTX in a registered address is qualified for the weekly airdrop. Make sure to register via this form: Airdrop Registration. Use either Bitcore-QT or Coinomi wallet to sign your address.

Bitcore's current airdrop model is scheduled as follows:

  • +6% every Monday in February
  • +7% every Monday in March

and so on until all funds from the airdrop address are spent.

Airdrop FAQ

Our team is continuously updating all the most relevant information regarding all active cryptocurrency airdrops which take place in 2018.

US Congressman to Call for Crypto Ban

As reported, Brad Sherman has called for a blanket ban on cryptocurrency buying
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American authorities should ban cryptocurrencies and mining. Such a statement on was made by Congressman Brad Sherman during the hearings of the Committee on Financial Services at the US House of Representatives, CoinDesk reports.

According to Sherman, in the future, cryptocurrencies may become a form of money, but at the moment they are used either by rogue states to bypass American sanctions or by individuals to evade taxes.

We should prohibit U.S. persons from buying or mining cryptocurrencies.
 

Brad Sherman

Congressman, US

At the same time, Norbert Mitchel, director of the Data Analysis Center of the Heritage Foundation, noted that the possible use of crypto-currency for criminal purposes should not stain other possibilities of digital currencies.

Yes it is true that criminals have used bitcoin, but it's also true that criminals have used airplanes, computers and automobiles. We shouldn't criminalize any of those instruments simply because criminals used them. Those components I believe are the main barriers to widespread adoption in the U.S.
 

Norbert Mitchel

Director of the Data Analysis Center, Heritage Foundation

As Eswar Prasad, senior professor at Cornell University, said, the existence of cryptocurrencies had the potential to impact the financial services system, particularly the payments system, in positive ways.