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Did Satoshi Nakamoto Write This Book Excerpt? A WIRED Investigation

Years have gone by since any new piece of writing has appeared by Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous creator of bitcoin. But on Friday night, someone …

Bitcoin

For Bitcoin, HODLing Is The Best Strategy... With One Big Caveat

Crypto naysers who think Bitcoin is “the ultimate bubble” love to point at so-called HODLers and laugh.<p>HODLers are crypto investors who buy and hold their positions regardless of price. Whether the market is up, down or sideways, these folks stay invested, confident in the long-term value of …

Explainer: What is a blockchain? - MIT Technology Review

What is it?<p>A public1, permanent2, append-only3distributed4ledger5.<p>What’s that?<p>A mathematical structure for storing data in a way that is nearly …

Blockchain

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

Bitcoin price dips below so-called McAfee bet curve

Today the average price of bitcoins to dollars dipped below the McAfee bet curve. McAfee predicted back on July 17th of 2017 that one Bitcoin would …

How blockchain will disrupt Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook

In the eyes of “experts,” when it comes to blockchain, there is often no middle ground — it will either be boom or bust, nothing in between.<p>I for one have become a big proponent of blockchain technology, especially the crypto-economics used to jumpstart powerful network effects.<p>But with so many …

Why Blockchain Is Booming In Liechtenstein, The Sixth Smallest Country In The World

It may be smaller than Brooklyn, but Liechtenstein is working on something pretty big.<p>With a population of 40,000 and only a single hospital, Liechtenstein is smaller than small, but a low tax rate over the years has made it a hub for financial services – part of the reason it’s now home to more …

Financial Services

$1.6 billion cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase isn't adding Ripple after all — and it's obvious why not

Post anything about Coinbase on Twitter, and you'll find a common thread in the replies: Users begging for the $1.6 billion startup to add the popular XRP cryptocurrency to its exchange.<p>So it's no shocker that the price of XRP surged after rumors spread that Coinbase would finally enable users to …

Cryptocurrency

How XRP Fits Into Ripple's Payments Products Explained

Ripple and its native cryptocurrency, XRP, are having a moment.<p>Winning the attention of new investors (so much so that XRP shot up over 1,000 percent …

Five reasons 2018 could be the best year yet for cryptocurrencies

In an earlier piece for CNBC, I explained why a potential cryptocurrency bubble could burst in 2018. Many people asked me afterward: If I'm so …

The Single Biggest Problem Facing Ripple (XRP)

Ripple the company could succeed while Ripple the cryptocurrency fails miserably.<p>Ripple has made waves over the last several months. It was the …

Cryptocurrency

Everything You Could Possibly Want to Know About Cryptocurrency Is Now All in One Place

Over the past few months, I’ve written a lot of articles trying to demystify the world of cryptocurrency (from the coins themselves to blockchain to …

The Cryptocurrency Crash Is Here, and This Is What's Most Interesting About It

A major shift appears to be underway with retail investors.<p>In 2017, cryptocurrencies could seemingly do no wrong. In fact, virtual currencies …

Blockchain Explained: How It Works, Who Cares and What Its Future May Hold

Best known as the immutable database that runs underneath cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, blockchain is poised to play a critical role in …

Blockchain

Bitcoin has a huge scaling problem—Lightning could be the solution

The Lightning network could enable much cheaper and faster bitcoin payments.<p>Three startups are getting ready to launch one of the most ambitious and …

Bitcoin

Using Recent Bubbles To Estimate A Bottom In Bitcoin

There is a very good chance we witnessed the top in Bitcoin when it hit just under $20,000 in December of 2017. The rapid price gains it achieved …

The Basics of Blockchain Technology, Explained in Plain English

Anything and everything you need to know about what makes blockchain technology tick.<p>Historically, no asset has been a greater source of wealth …

Blockchain

Ripple’s Predictions for 2018

We are missing something.<p>In all of the excitement of the holiday season and new year, I neglected to give adequate coverage of the predictions that</b> …

Here are the top 10 cryptoassets of 2017 (and bitcoin’s 1,000% rise doesn’t even make the list)

Bitcoin’s value grew by more than 1,000% in 2017, but that wasn’t enough to even place it among the 10 best-performing cryptoassets of the year.<p>In a breakout year for cryptocurrency trading, the biggest winners were Ripple, which is touted as a new kind of payment system for banks, along with less …

Cryptocurrency

Forget Bitcoin: Here Are 12 Cryptocurrencies You Should Be Following

The search for "the next bitcoin" has begun.<p>With 2017 now in the books, we can officially look back and dub it the "year of the cryptocurrency." …

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrencies Explained, in Plain English

Everything you need to know about what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, and how they're valued.<p>By now you've probably heard about the …

Opleiding MARIJ Module 5 - ppt download

Presentatie over: "Opleiding MARIJ Module 5"— Transcript van de presentatie:<p>1 <b>Opleiding MARIJ Module 5</b><br>Opleiding MARIJ - module 5 "Enterprise …

StrengthsFinder 2.0 | Gallup

Discover StrengthsFinder, the Assessment empowering 19,090,480 people to succeed.<p>Top 5<p>All 34<p>Join millions who use the CliftonStrengths assessment — …

Global Futurist, Author, Speaker & Consultant

Daniel Burrus<p>Global Innovation Expert. Leading Futurist. Strategic Advisor<p>Anticipate Disruption before it happens.<br>Turn Disruption & Change into …

McKinsey & Company

Featured insights<p>Article<p>August 2018 – Electric vehicles are unlikely to create a power-demand crisis but could reshape the load curve. Here’s how to …

Electric Vehicles

One More Thing

Diensten, Nieuws gisteren 21:07<p>Apple’s entertainmentbundel: ’20 euro per maand, met extraatje’<p>Apple komt naar verluidt in de eerste helft van 2019 …