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These 5 Habits Will Add Years to Your Life, According to a New Harvard Study

Everybody knows that if you want to live a long time, you've got to maintain your health. But how exactly do you do that? Never fear: A recent …

High Blood Pressure

Google Just Launched a Smartphone Game to Teach Adults How to Code

From programmable LEGO robots to mobile apps like Hopscotch, there’s no shortage of games and toys designed to get children interested in computer …

Aim, Fire: Bulletproofs Is a Crypto Privacy Breakthrough

There's a new privacy technology in the crypto Wild West, and if the rate at which it's winning favor from developers is any sign, it's one to …

Cryptography

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

The Criminal Underworld Is Dropping Bitcoin for Another Currency

Bitcoin is losing its luster with some of its earliest and most avid fans -- criminals -- giving rise to a new breed of virtual currency.<p>Privacy …

Cryptocurrency

Initial coin offering or initial con offering? A guide for the confused

The internet has been awash recently with initial coin offers (ICOs). Although crypto-currency has been around for a few years, only recently have …

Cryptocurrency

Five Reasons Bitcoin Will Be Your Best High-Growth Investment For 2018

As the founder and COO of the first and largest cryptocurrency retirement program in the U.S., I’m seeing enormous demand from individuals and experiencing Bitcoin’s dramatic growth in price and adoption firsthand.<p>Bitcoin had a record-breaking year in 2017, taking a volatile growth course from $900 …

Monaize-Komodo launch initial coin offering, cutting middleman ICOs

The money raised by initial coin offerings (ICOs) has now surpassed early stage venture capital (VC) funding. As of August 2017, the amount raised …

Starbase Presale Shows Massive Demand For Blockchain Integration

Though initial coin offerings, or ICO, have been around for several years, 2017 is the year where they really decided to take off. There has been …

The Nokia 2 is a very cheap Android phone with a huge battery

HMD continues to slide in more Nokia phones where it sees an opportunity. This time around? A very cheap smartphone that doesn't look awful and has enough battery to go the distance. The Nokia 2, priced at 100 Euros (roughly $120) walks that fine line between dreary specifications and the fact that …

The Blockchain Next Generation Alternative to PayPal Has Arrived

Most online users have been burnt by PayPal or another digital payment system at one time or another. Perhaps you’ve tried to withdraw money someone …

Bitcoin's $6,400 Price Tag Explained By Initial Coin Offering Craze

How can a single Bitcoin, which was trading at only a few hundred dollars two years ago, now be trading at over $6,400? Is there a big Bitcoin bubble? Are skeptics from Russian President Vladimir Putin to JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon correct that Bitcoin is a fraud and or pyramid scheme?<p>Those …

Cryptocurrency

A protein has been caught conducting electricity, and scientists are baffled

It’s Electric<p>Proteins, the building blocks in every cell, have usually been thought of as blobs of inert organic matter. Now scientists have caught …

Here's how eating sugar affects your body and brain

In the late 1960s, a food industry group called the Sugar Research Foundation paid three Harvard researchers $6,500 (about $50,000 today) to discount research that increasingly showed links between sugar and heart disease and to point the blame at fat instead, according to an analysis of historical …

Diabetes

Bitcoin Surges After World's Biggest Exchange Announces Plans for Futures

The allure of bitcoin was too much for CME Group Inc.<p>The world’s largest exchange owner reversed course today and said it plans to introduce bitcoin …

Cryptocurrency

Google and Goldman Sachs are two of the most active investors in blockchain firms: Report

Google and Goldman Sachs are two of the most active corporate investors in blockchain companies, according to a report.<p>Blockchain is the underlying …

Bitcoin ICOs Return 790% In 6 Months?

There is currently an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) craze. So far, they've raised more in 2017 than traditional venture capital offerings, and more …

The next tech bubble will last weeks, not years, and it will be gloriously insane

I've been there for the early ICO (initial coin offering) days for cryptocurrencies. I've seen companies raise hundreds of millions of dollars within …

This is nuts. When’s the crypto crash?

2017-10-24T08:07:10.000Z<p>By: Paul Murphy<p>Intel's disruption, and the problem with every token pitch<br>• Buy SEC tokens! Now!<br>• Crypto “hedge fund” update<br>• The …

People are worried the boom in selling digital coins could mean 'boiler room is resurrected'

LONDON — Concerns are growing that the recent boom in "initial coin offerings" (ICOs) could leave many investors burned by scammers looking to make easy money.<p>Initial coin offerings, or ICOs, are a new form of online fundraising. Startups issue digital coins or tokens in exchange for real money …

Cryptocurrency

How to make sure you don't get swindled in an ICO

Looking into investing some of your cash in an ICO (initial coin offering)? The crowdfunding events that let you purchase companies' digital tokens …

A house has been bought on the blockchain for the first time

LAST month a $60,000 flat in Kiev, Ukraine, became the world’s first property to be sold using a blockchain. Michael Arrington, founder of tech news …

Billionaire Peter Thiel: Bitcoin’s Potential is Underestimated

Peter Thiel, a prominent venture capitalist and investor with a net worth of $2.6 billion, believes the “great potential” of bitcoin is being …

4 Reasons Bitcoin Could Hit $10,000 (and Why It's Still Not Worth Buying)

Though bitcoin may rally further, it could just as easily implode.<p>When the calendar changes to 2018, it's very possible that 2017 will go down as the …

Cryptocurrency

Will Overstock's $500 Million ICO Trigger An Explosion In Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies?

<i>source: bitcoinsaltcoins</i><p>Since I last wrote about Overstock (OSTK) a week ago, the share price is up about $8 per share, having now more than doubled …

Bitcoin pioneer challenges cryptocurrency status quo

Jeff Garzik, a bitcoin pioneer known for his contributions to the digital currency's underlying code, has created a rival to the asset whose value he …

IPOs Are Boring But You Must Keep an Eye on These 9 Initial Coin Offerings

The astonishing appreciation in the value of Bitcoin has made "initial coin offerings'' into a speculative frenzy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>An initial coin offering (ICO) is a phenomenon that has become popular thanks to the rise of cryptocurrencies, notably …

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency Just Hit A Major Milestone -- and Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Ignore It

Digital currencies have surpassed some well-known companies in size, fundamentally changing commerce for all businesses.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you haven't heard or paid attention to the phenomenum that is cryptocurrency, then it's time to take notice.<p>First, …

Cryptocurrency

Lifestyle changes, not a magic pill, can reverse Alzheimer's

by Aeon October 20, 2017 Health & Medicine 33945<p>Clayton Dalton<p>Last summer, a research group from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) …

Alzheimer's Disease

Tezos crypto and $232m initial coin offering risks implosion – reports

Expert's protip: 'Hope is not an investment strategy'If you threw money at the blockchain startup Tezos during its $232m initial coin offering …