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Robots are about to make your beer runs

In the future, your beer will be delivered by by robots that look like big beetles out to set up a golf course.<p>Virginia became the first state in the …

Will New Regulations Help or Hurt Bitcoin Startups in the Philippines?

<i>Luis Buenaventura is CTO of BloomSolutions, a Philippines-based remittance firm, and the author of the e-book "Reinventing Remittances with</i> …

Lessons from the Odebrecht scandal in Latin America show need for new technology

The biggest bribery scandal in Latin America’s recent memory — the Odebrecht construction giant’s nearly $800 million in illegal payments to …

'I am Aggressively Looking to Invest in Blockchain Startups' - Amit Bhardwaj, Founder, GBMiners

For mining to be profitable, the hardware needs to be put in the area which is cold and the electricity is cheap.

Bitcoin

NH Lawmakers Advance Proposed Bitcoin MSB Exemption

Legislators in New Hampshire have advanced a bill aimed at carving out regulatory exceptions for certain bitcoin businesses, public records show.<p>As …

Bitcoin Transaction Volumes Up 55% in 2017

Bitcoin’s transaction volume in 2017 exploded to $260 mln per day - or $180,000 per minute, according to the latest statistics.<p>The figures, which are …

History of Bitcoin in 500 words

<b>The concept of bitcoin remains baffling to a lot of people Albeit this cryptocurrency has only been around for eight years, there are so many things</b> …

United Arab Emirates Consider to Officially Recognize Bitcoin, Work on Regulatory Framework

Following in the footsteps of the Philippines and China, the government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and its Central Bank plan to provide a …

Top 5 Reasons Why Bitcoin Needs Altcoins

<b>Some bitcoin enthusiasts have contemplated why the world would need altcoins in the first place. Considering most altcoins want to copy bitcoin but</b> …

Yves Lamoureux Predicts Bitcoin will Hit $25,000

Bitcoin is known for its volatile nature, which allows people to come up with their own predictions based on their observations, analysis or even …

5 Things You Need to Know About Bitcoin Volatility

Volatility measures the variance of the price of a certain financial instrument within a certain period of time. It is commonly associated with the …

Why Bitcoin Just Hit an All-Time High | Investopedia

Bitcoin, the digital currency that answers to no government or central bank and has no physical form – barring those over-photographed novelty coins …

Dash Passes Litecoin and Monero to Claim Number 4 Cryptocurrency Status

In a major price surge, Dash has nearly doubled market cap over the last month, overtaking Litecoin and Monero to become the fourth most valued …

Bitcoin Investor Peter Thiel is Allegedly Trump’s ‘Shadow President’

February 27, 2017 · 11:00 am<p><b>Bitcoin investor and PayPal cofounder Peter Thiel is becoming very influential in the growing Trump …

Antonopoulos Details Bitcoin's Two Layers of Protection Against Quantum Computing - Bitcoin News

Encryption<p><b>Andreas Antonopoulos is a well-known visionary and speaker within the Bitcoin community. Lately, there’s been a lot of conversations and</b> …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin: How long can RBI ignore the elephant in the room?

Virtual currencies like Bitcoin are all the rage in FinTech, and could potentially transform global commerce in the years ahead. Users are adopting …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Just Became More Valuable Than Gold. Why Does the Price Keep Rising?

<i>Updated</i> | The media has announced the death of bitcoin more than 100 times since its inception in 2009, yet its value continues to rise and reach new …

Bitcoin Price Rally Shows It Has Become Truly Independent of Governments: Experts

Recently there has been a number of global regulatory actions towards Bitcoin, governments have issued warnings, policies and legislation that could …

Bitcoin hits all-time high as talk of U.S. ETF approval intensifies | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Digital currency bitcoin hit a record high on Friday on optimism about the approval of the first U.S. bitcoin exchange-traded fund by the Securities and Exchange Commission.<p>FILE PHOTO - A Bitcoin sign is seen in a window in Toronto, May 8, 2014. REUTERS/Mark Blinch/File …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Soars to a Record High

Bitcoin jumped to a new high Friday, a day after soaring past the price of an ounce of gold for the first time.<p>One unit of the virtual currency was …

For the First Time Ever, Bitcoin Has Surpassed Gold in Value

Yesterday was a monumental day for bitcoin. For the first time ever, a single unity of the most mainstream of all cryptocurrencies surpassed the …