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Warren Buffett Just Obliterated Bitcoin in Four Words

Doubling down on the cryptocurrency.<p>Billionaire investor Warren Buffett is taking his already harsh criticism of Bitcoin to another level.<p>Buffett, …

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This Little Known Cryptocurrency Is Up Over 240% In 2 Weeks.. Insiders Say "It's Just Warming Up"

What Is Dignity (DIG)?<p>Recently <b>Cryptobontix</b> became the new owners of the token known as Unity Ingot. They have a few ideas on what they want to do …

Cryptocurrency

Blockchainpreneur: ‘I don’t know any good Ethereum developer that isn’t a millionaire’

The initial coin offering (ICO) market has grown rapidly over the past year, specifically since mid-2017. Several successful ICOs, including Bancor, EOS, and Tezos have raised billions of dollars through bitcoin and Ether (the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum). ICO tokens are particularly …

Cryptocurrency

What is the math behind elliptic curve cryptography?

Introduction<p>When someone sends bitcoin to you, they send the bitcoin to your address. If you want to spend any of the bitcoin that is sent to your …

How network theory predicts the value of Bitcoin - MIT Technology Review

Philosophers, economists, and theorists have various ways to judge how money should be valued. Some have said that its worth lies in a high cost of …

Cryptocurrency

Four triggers could cause a huge cryptocurrency crash

If it's true that the bigger they are, the harder they fall, then cryptocurrencies have been gearing up for a tremendous decline.<p>But, then again, …

Cryptocurrency

The 5 Most Important Cryptocurrencies Right Now | Inc.com

While there are many cryptocurrencies available today for use and for investment, I believe that there are five that fall into a class of their own, based on market cap, increases in value in recent years, mass market acceptance, and other factors. Please note that this list, as well as my list of …

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What You Need to Know About Neo, the 'Smart Economy' Cryptocurrency

Neo wants to change how we use money.<p>Neo is taking the world by storm. Since its launch by Da Hongfei in 2014, it’s skyrocketed to become China’s …

If you own bitcoin, here’s how much you owe in taxes

Whether you've used bitcoin as an investment or as a currency, you owe taxes on it.<p>As far as Uncle Sam is concerned, bitcoin is not currency. It's property. That means whenever you buy something with bitcoin, it's two transactions, not one. What you're actually doing is selling a property (bitcoin) …

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The CEO of one of China's biggest bitcoin companies endorses just 4 cryptocurrencies and 'wouldn't touch' ICOs: 'It’s just too risky'

LONDON — The founder and CEO of one of China's biggest bitcoin companies says he would not invest in so-called "altcoins," which are new cryptocurrencies created by companies through "initial coin offerings" (ICOs).<p>BTCC CEO and founder Bobby Lee told Business Insider: "Unfortunately I'm very …

6 New Cryptocurrencies That Should Be on Your Radar | Inc.com

Today, there are, of course, several major cryptocurrencies that are widely traded, as well less many less-well-known (a.k.a. alt-) cryptos that have been around for a while but are traded on fewer exchanges. There are also new cryptocurrencies being created on a regular basis; here are six such …

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