|June 23rd, 2017||When the Bitcoin Bubble Bursts - Bloomberg|
That's why Venezuela, where demand for digital coins is soaring amid triple-digit inflation, currency devaluation and political crisis, has one of the highest potentials for bitcoin adoption in the world, according to the London School of Economics ...
|June 23rd, 2017||Lcoin aids antifragility in the Litecoin Network|
Dubbed the “silver to Bitcoin’s gold,” Litecoin (LTC) has been riding the crytocurrency uptrend as wave after wave of bullish news has driven its spot price over US$45, or 0.017 BTC. But beyond price, the Litecoin development playground is also seeing expansion as far as its codebase is concerned.
|June 23rd, 2017||US Cannabis Group Denied Banking, Time For Bitcoin? - CoinTelegraph|
In the meantime, however, the fledgling Bitcoin-based cannabis industry is flourishing in the US. While still dependent on banking ties, milestones came as early as October 2016 when First Bitcoin Capital announced it had developed the first ...
|June 23rd, 2017||Cramer: Bitcoin-ethereum craze boosts Nvidia and AMD, but it shouldn't - CNBC|
There are many reasons for investors to buy chipmakers Nvidia and Advanced Micro Devices, but the recent rush for an indirect way to play skyrocketing cryptocurrencies bitcoin and ethereum should not be one of them, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday.
|June 23rd, 2017||Who Pays to Keep Bitcoin Running? - American Institute for Economic Research (blog)|
The more well-known form of compensation is newly created bitcoins—this is the reason we call those running the software miners. Miners currently earn 12.5 bitcoins for each “block” of transactions (about 1MB in size) verified, over $30,000 at today's ...
|June 23rd, 2017||Embracing Bitcoin - Seeking Alpha|
I continually get news feeds streaming across my computer telling me how other countries are jumping on board with Bitcoin. But, I read in American financial sites that say to stay away from Bitcoin. The fact is, as a medium of exchange, Bitcoin has ...
|June 22nd, 2017||The Bitcoin Bubble Will Turn Into Mania Before It Bursts - Forbes|
For the last nine months, the Bitcoin rally that took the digital currency from a few hundred dollars to close to $3000 had all the elements of a bubble that has yet to turn into a mania before it bursts. Every asset bubble is different, and can be ...
|June 22nd, 2017||Bitcoin Price Analysis - Bitcoin erases losses|
Bitcoin experienced a 20% down day this week after a bitmain blog post outlining a UASF/BIP148 contingency plan for a hard fork. The spot price has now recovered to previous levels, ending flat on the week.
|June 20th, 2017||Three Technical Requirements to Connect Blockchains Without a Token|
Since I see a lot of downsides to having one large uber-blockchain connecting all others, I will focus on a token-LESS solution. This would have several advantages.
|June 18th, 2017||The crazy world of crypto currencies and ICOs|
I’m boarding a flight yesterday and murfing (mobile surfing). Flicking between Facebook apps, twitter, bank account, BBC news and more. Suddenly I spot a new ICO – Initial Coin Offering – for a new bank.
|June 18th, 2017||Tokenize the enterprise …And melt it into the community. Rinse, Repeat.|
Tokens are the new “new” thing in the blockchain space. Just when everyone thought that blockchains were hot enough, everyone realized that tokens *are* the business model for Web 3.0.
|June 17th, 2017||Decred launches decentralized voting process for blockchain protocol changes|
Decred recently announced a proposal system that allows users to participate in governance, a major milestone in the projects road map. Allowing stakeholders to vote on changes ensures interested parties have representation in major decisions that will affect the cryptocurrency.