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Blockchain Platforms: One Chain to rule them all?

Everyone asks: is the world ready for Blockchain? But more importantly, is Blockchain ready for us?<p>Cowritten by Noam Levenson<p>2017 was the year that …

Top-20 Best Inspirational Reading for Cryptocommunity

Cointelegraph would like to offer you a non-exhaustive, but attentively collected list of reading - recommendations from those thought-leaders, whom …

Most Influential 2017 Archives - CoinDesk

PRESENTING...<p>CoinDesk's Most Influential 2017

There's a new hottest cryptocurrency of 2018 so far: stellar

The hottest digital coin as 2018 kicks off is stellar, which has climbed more than 65 percent since Friday into the 10 largest cryptocurrencies by …

Cryptocurrency

List of Crypto Coins with Big Marketcap | CryptoDigest

2017 has finally come to an end – what an year it has been for the Blockchain technology in general and Cryptocurrencies in particular. The market …

4 Trillion-Dollar Industries Blockchain Is Poised to Disrupt -- in a Good Way

The threat of hacking and complex free-trade logistics are just two current challenges that Blockchain can ease.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the past few months, the Blockchain ecosystem has grown tremendously. Not only have cryptocurrencies continued to rise in …

What is the next Bitcoin? Here are 4 possible candidates.

<b>What is the next Bitcoin?</b>Wow. That’s ballsy to even ask what that is. Is Bitcoin not good enough for you?! <br>So, you think you’re ready for the next …

Cryptocurrency Investors Lose Major Tax Break Under New U.S. Tax Code

December 25, 2017 · 3:30 pm<p><b>The new U.S. tax code amends IRC Section 1031 (a)(1) regarding “like kind exchanges,” excluding all cryptocurrencies from</b> …

Loophole Allows Tax-Free Bitcoin Exchanges Into 2018

After December 31, 2017, it is clear that only real estate can be the subject of a tax-free 1031 exchange. A 1031 exchange is a swap of one like kind business or investment asset for another. The IRS treats most swaps are taxable as sales, so 1031 is an exception to the normal rule. The IRS says …

Cryptocurrency

2017 Was Bitcoin's Year. 2018 Will Be Ethereum's

<i>Jez San is CEO of FunFair Technologies, an ethereum-powered casino</i> <i>platform. A vocal supporter and critic of blockchain technologies, San was</i> <i>also a</i> …

Meet the Newest Cryptocurrency Trend: Privacy Coins

Privacy and anonymity are all the rage, and these coins are benefiting big time.<p>2017 has turned out to be a pretty good year for cryptocurrencies. In …

Which privacy cryptocurrency is the most undervalued right now?

CLOAK is one of the few <b>strongly privacy driven</b> cryptocurrencies out there. And privacy is the last human right we have forgotten to fight for.<p>CLOAK …

After the Futures: The Next Chapter for Bitcoin

<i>Charles Hayter is a former equities analyst at Citi and the CEO and co-founder at CryptoCompare.com, an informational resource for the world of</i> …

The Bitcoin Hoax

We should hardly be surprised that Bitcoin is on a wild speculative ride—that’s the essence of privatized credit creation.<p>Imagine an unholy alliance between cyber-utopians, money-launderers, financial fraudsters and ultra free-marketeers. What sort of toxic contraption might they dream up?<p>That …

What is Tron (TRX) Cryptocurrency? | Beginner’s Guide

What is Tronix (TRX)?Tronix (TRX) is the official currency of TRON, which aims to be a decentralized entertainment content sharing platform …

2017 Cryptos All-Stars, What Cryptocurrencies You Should invest in 2018?

From being virtually unknown till the end of 2016, at least in the eyes of a majority of retail traders, the cryptos have stormed the trading world …

Crypto Watch: DigiByte (DGB) Price Surges 120% In 12 Hours. What Is DGB And Why Is It On The Rise?

<b>DigiByte has launched into the #37 spot with a market cap of $682M.</b><p>After a brief ‘holiday discount‘, the crypto-craze is kicking in again—and many of the major gains we’re seeing are emerging from lesser-known altcoins.<p><b>See more “Crypto Watch” coverage and analysis:</b> <b>Litecoin, Ripple, TRON, Cardano,</b></b> …

Cryptocurrency

5 Reasons Litecoin Is a Better Choice Than Bitcoin

"Bitcoin-Lite" has a lot more to offer investors, albeit current cryptocurrency valuations appear bloated.<p>"What goes up can go up a whole lot more" …

Cryptocurrency

Ripple, the Fourth-Largest Cryptocurrency, Just Passed a Major Milestone

Ripple Passed a Dollar<p>In the cryptocurrency game, it can seem as though Bitcoin rules all, but other cryptos are finding success as well. In the most …

Global cryptocurrency investors bullish on 2018, expect Japan to lead industry

Japan will lead the world in cryptocurrency adoption, according to a survey of crypto investors my team at Waves conducted last month. We surveyed 678 cryptocurrency investors from the EU, the US, Turkey, Brazil, Russia, and other countries to gauge their level of confidence in blockchain …

Cryptocurrency

7 Things That Could Make Bitcoin Crash to $1,000 or Less

Bitcoin seems to do nothing but get more valuable, but it could certainly go the other way.<p>Bitcoin is up by roughly 1,800% in 2017 as of this …

This Means War!

The skull, though weathered from millennia of brutal heat and scouring sands, is unmistakably human. Unmistakable, too, are the signs of a violent …

A key evolutionary step may mean intelligent alien life doesn't exist in the universe

Shortly after Earth’s formation, the planet was barren of life. Then, proteins combined in just the right way, and life appeared. For billions of …

How Asian nomadic herders built new Bronze Age cultures

Ancient steppe herders traveled into Europe and Asia, leaving their molecular mark and building Bronze Age cultures.

Anthropology

How a DNA revolution has decoded the origins of our humanity

Scientists made a remarkable discovery at Trou Al’Wesse in Belgium earlier this year. Inside a cave that overlooks the Hoyoux river they found clear evidence it had been occupied by Neanderthals tens of thousands of years ago. Yet the cave contained no skull fragments, no teeth – nor any other …

Evolution

Researchers have found signs of ritual violence on skeletons from an ancient civilization in the Andes

Skeletal remains uncovered from a ritual platform in the Peruvian highlands at the site now known as Pacopampa show that people buried there suffered violent injuries, likely as part of ceremonial rituals, according to an archaeological study published earlier this month.<p>The scientists behind the …

Anthropology

A Beginner's Guide to the Paleolithic Period or Stone Age

Archaeology of the Stone Age<p>The Stone Age in human prehistory also referred to as the Paleolithic Period, is the period between about 2.7 million and …

Anthropology

'We've found the missing 20,000 years': crucial piece in human migration puzzle

And there things stood – until Australian scientist Dr Kira Westaway got curious.<p>Dr Westaway, senior lecturer in the Department of Environmental …

New DNA research shows true migration route of early farming in Europe 8,000 years ago, correcting previous theories

A new article co-authored by experts at the University of Huddersfield bolsters a theory that the spread of agriculture throughout Europe followed …

Anthropology

10 Remarkable Discoveries That Came From Ancient DNA

Much of human history is not written on paper but in our genes. Some genes show the true, unexpected origins of cultures and the desperate evolution …