Christian Puricelli

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New York Is The First In U.S. To Ban Crypto-Mining After Operations Deplete 10 Percent Of Town’s Electricity

<b>In a town where electricity comes cheap, and electricity flows quickly, cryptocurrency miners have flocked to its source off the St. Lawrence River,</b> …

Bitcoin

ICOs Iced: A 12-Month Freeze on US Token Trading May Just Be Beginning

"The market is being chilled."<p>Issued by Mike Lempres, chief legal and risk officer at Coinbase, the statement captures the mood of the moment for …

Cryptocurrency

Crypto Investment Shows ‘Limitless Ignorance Of Human Race’, Hedge Fund Tells Clients

American hedge fund Elliott Management calls cryptocurrencies “one of the most brilliant scams in history” in a letter to clientsOne of the world’s …

Wolf Of Wall Street Says Bitcoin Could Hit $50K Before Crashing

Jordan Belfort, known colloquially as the “Wolf of Wall Street”, has yet again cast doubt on Bitcoin, this time in a video interview with …

Bitcoin is basically a Ponzi scheme

What about the fact that those who bought bitcoin early have made huge amounts of money? Well, people who invested with Bernie Madoff also made lots …

I Don't Hate Cryptocurrency, But...

<i>Jason Calacanis is an angel investor in 150 startups including Uber, robinhood, Abra, thumbtack, Wealthfront and Talla. He's also the author of ANGEL.</i><p>…

Bitcoin Is Likely to 'Totally Collapse and Be Forgotten,' Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Says

Robert Shiller predicted the housing bubble AND the tech wreck.<p>Robert Shiller, the Nobel Prize-winning Yale economist who predicted the housing …

Lightning Network May Not Solve Bitcoin's Scaling 'Trilemma'

Bitcoin has proven incapable of accommodating growing demand without deviating considerably from Satoshi Nakamoto's original vision of a …

YouTube's Latest Shake-Up Is Bigger Than Just Ads

Thomas M. Wagner has uploaded over 300 science fiction reviews to YouTube since 2013. He’s not a major star, but his content has attracted an …

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A new study showed how 'one or two' bitcoin traders pushed the price up more than 700%

One of the earlier examples of Bitcoin’s volatility took place at the end of 2013, when prices dramatically spiked from around $US150 to more than …

So you're thinking about investing in bitcoin? Don't

Bitcoin has become a bubble with the forces of human herd behavior, greed, and fear of missing out amplifying it<p>I’ve been watching this bitcoin situation for a few years, assuming it would just blow over.<p>But a collective insanity has sprouted around the new field of “cryptocurrencies”, causing an …

Cryptocurrency

Kodak and Telegram Are Both Doing ICOs. Only One Should Be | Inc.com

The craze for cryptocurrency ICOs shows no sign of abating. Case in point: Kodak announced on Tuesday that it intends to launch a cryptocurrency called KodakCoin as part of an "image rights management platform" called KodakOne. The company's stock price immediately tripled, going from $3.15 to …

Cryptocurrency