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Pop Star Akon Launches His Own Cryptocurrency

Although still in its nascent stages, the cryptocurrency space has seen plenty of celebrity involvement. The latest such example is R&B star Akon launching a new alt-coin known as Akoin. Akoin is part of the singer's plans to build a new city in Africa. Akon is a native of Senegal. "AKoin is a new cryptocurrency [...] Read more on ETFtrends.com.

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