|April 28th, 2017||The Semantic bank|
I’m delighted to be speaking at TNW on May 19 in Amsterdam. I wanted to talk about Digital Human, the theme of my next book, but the guys want me to talk about banking and finance and money, as that’s why they asked me. So I’m going to unveil my first meander around The Semantic Bank.
|April 28th, 2017||Bitcoin and Ether prices hit all-time high - TechCrunch|
Something is going on in the cryptocurrency world, but it's hard to figure out why prices are jumping. Both bitcoin and Ether prices are currently trading at an all-time high. According to Coindesk's price index, you could buy one bitcoin for $1,343 ...
|April 28th, 2017||Latest:A&B looking to embrace Bitcoin - Antigua Observer|
The Cabinet of Antigua & Barbuda has instructed the Attorney General, Steadroy “Cutie” Benjamin to draft laws for the implementation of Bitcoin. This, after a group connected with the Antigua Leisure & Gaming Association met with Cabinet, on Wednesday, ...
|April 27th, 2017||Bitcoin Price Analysis - Antbleed rocks community|
Bitcoin has been trading between ~$1190-1330 this week, according to the BLX, on steady bullish volume. Total Network Hashrate continues to make all-time highs, despite the ongoing block size and scaling debates. Network Hashrate is currently unchanged from last week, having increased 51.58% year to date.
|April 27th, 2017||Bitcoin jumps to a new all-time high above $1300, capping 20% April surge - CNBC|
Bitcoin surged to a new all-time high Thursday, capping a run of more than 20 percent in April, as investors bet that an ETF based on the digital currency was back on the table. Bitcoin rose as much as 3 percent to a record high of of $1,331.31 ...
|April 27th, 2017||Sex offender pleads guilty in Bitcoin-related case - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle|
A Rochester sex offender pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court to making material false statements and operating an unlicensed money transmitting business. Richard Petix, 32, who was scheduled to go to trial next week, faces up to five years ...
|April 27th, 2017||What is Bitcoin? How to Mine Bitcoin - PC Advisor - PC Advisor|
Bitcoin now out-values gold, but could new BitTorrent plans be the beginning of the end for the virtual currency? We explain what is Bitcoin and how you can ...
|April 26th, 2017||Segwit adoption increasing, coming to Litecoin soon|
Litecoin creator and Director of Engineering at Coinbase, Charlie Lee, recently held a meeting with several of the largest exchanges and mining pools that use Litecoin in China.
|April 26th, 2017||Bitcoin marches towards all-time high as SEC gives potential second shot to Winklevoss ETF - CNBC|
Bitcoin has risen around 2 percent in the past day, pushing towards its all-time high on renewed hope that U.S. regulators could approve a key trading product for the cryptocurrency. The price of Bitcoin against the dollar stood at around $1281.17 ...
|April 24th, 2017||Local government using bitcoin to promote tourism in Japan|
With the help of Bitcoin exchange and payment processor Coincheck, the festival and City of Hirosaki are officially accepting bitcoin donations as part of their Cherry Blossom Festival this week. "This will be the first attempt for both a Bitcoin company and a local government in Japan," Coincheck states.
|April 22nd, 2017||Toward more equitable token sale structures|
At an accelerating pace, blockchain projects have been raising money to impressive levels by offering their digital assets to a global market of token sale investors. Earlier this year, DFINITY sold $3.9M worth of pre-seed assets in just 24 hours. A few days later, Melonport’s “contribution period” sold out over $2.9M worth of MLN tokens in just under 3 minutes. In 2017, many more companies and projects are gearing up to raise capital through this new methodology of decentralized crowdfunding.
|April 22nd, 2017||31 must-read blockchain & crypto-currency documents|
No discussion of blockchain or crytpo-currencies should begin without mention of David Chaum’s Untraceable Electronic Cash and Blind Signatures for Untraceable Payments. These are some of the most interesting blockchain and crypto-currency documents and reports that I have come across. Note: These are in chronological order (oldest to newest).