Bitcoin

Blockchain: Every Company is at Risk of Being Disrupted by a Trusted Version of Itself

We are living in an exponentially expanding trust gap. — Richie Etwaru<p>Blockchain will disrupt every industry. Blockchain is a disruptive technology because of it’s ability to digitize, decentralize, secure and incentivize the validation of transactions. A wide swath of industries are evaluating …

Blockchain

10 Bitcoin Wallet Apps You Should Consider Using Today

If you’re into the future of digital payment, you’ve probably already heard of the cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. While Bitcoin is now incredibly difficult to mine, it’s relatively easy to buy Bitcoins with traditional currency. For anyone wanting to begin their foray into this form of peer-to-peer …

Cryptocurrency

Monero Price Hits Record High Near $100 on New Exchange Listing

The price of monero, the privacy-oriented cryptocurrency created in 2014, shot up by over 80 percent this morning, shattering its previous record by …

Cryptocurrency

It's Time To Take Bitcoin And Blockchain Technology Seriously

Writing off recent developments in Cryptospace as "Tulipmania" illustrates a profound ignorance of the powerhouses that Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and …

Blockchain

Two Bitcoin Exchanges Gain Official Licenses in the Philippines

The Philippines central bank has reportedly approved the registration of two bitcoin exchanges in the country, months after introducing regulations …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin's Biggest Problem, Revealed

Wednesday was the second day of the Woodstock Music Festival. At this time, 48 years ago, I was not -- along with many others -- exactly of sound …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Cash falls back towards $600

Investing.com - The price of the new bitcoin alternative, bitcoin cash fell back towards the $600 level on Monday after setting an all-time high of …

Cryptocurrency

Bank acceptance of bitcoin key to wider adoption of crypto

Bitcoin broke into public consciousness during the early part of the decade. Now that bitcoin is trading at more than $4,000, it can be hard to …

FinTech

Blockchain can make social networks more private — and profitable for you

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Blockchain

Bitcoin: To The Moon, Again

Bitcoin has no intrinsic value.<p>But that won’t stop it from moving higher.<p>Bitcoin could double with a new ETF.<p>The Bitcoin fork that we saw has …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin fell back below $4,000

Bitcoin's rally is pausing, with the digital currency back below $4,000 in early trade on Monday.<p>Bitcoin surged against the dollar last week, breaking through $4,000 for the first time two Sunday's ago before peaking at $4,479.<p>However, after pausing for breath on Friday, traders have been booking …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Analysts Compete for Highest Forecast as Profile Grows

Even the skeptics can’t avoid weighing in on bitcoin.<p>It seems like everyone is coming up with a price forecast these days, with some of the biggest …

Cryptocurrency

Analyst: Bitcoin Is Going To $25,000 By 2022

Bitcoin has always had a large amount of bullish zealots in its online community, and Wall Street analysts are beginning to warm up to the virtual …

Cryptocurrency

Monero – An Open-Source Cryptocurrency Focused on Blockchain Privacy

Riccardo Spagni, Lead Maintainer of Monero, discusses their unique approach to blockchain privacy, in depth.<p>Many cryptocurrencies are centralized, …

Blockchain

Vitalik Buterin and Thai Central Bank Will Discuss Future of Financial Sector

Vitalik Buterin met with Thai central bank discussing the future of Thai economy and how Thai banks can use Blockchain technology.

FinTech

Bitcoin Keeps Gaining Ground in Japan as Largest Ticket Exchange Marketplace Accepts BTC

<b>Japan is an interesting country when it comes to cryptocurrencies. Not too long ago, new regulation in the country legalized Bitcoin as a payment</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin cash is falling back from its record $1,000 high

Bitcoin cash, the new cryptocurrency offshoot, has fallen back from record highs recorded just yesterday.<p>After peaking above $1,000 it fell to $739 …

Cryptocurrency

Hackers nab $500,000 as Enigma is compromised weeks before its ICO

The ICO hackers are at it again. Enigma, a de-centralized platform that’s preparing to raise money via a crypto token sale, had its website and a number of social accounts compromised with the perpetrators netting nearly $500,000 in digital coin by sending out spam.<p>Enigma, which was started by a …

Security

Credit Suisse Eyes 2018 Launch for Blockchain Loans Platform

A group of banks led by Credit Suisse is eyeing the launch of a commercial platform for blockchain-based syndicated loans, according to …

Credit Suisse

'Bitcoin cash' soars to record high

Bitcoin cash, an alternative version of bitcoin launched by a minority of developers on Aug. 1, surged Saturday, helped by strong demand from South …

Digital Currency

How a technology called ethereum can replace bankers, lawyers’ functions

Image: Ethereum Foundation<p>Cryptocurrencies have been gaining popularity as a response to centralized systems with important information that are …

Philippines

Lightning Network Will Come to Bitcoin ‘From Tomorrow’: Reports

Lightning Network transactions will be available for Bitcoin from tomorrow, rumors are suggesting.<p>Just under two weeks after SegWit locked in for the …

Minerva (OWL) A NEW CURRENCY DEVELOPED ON ETHEREUM AIMS TO DISRUPT COMMERCE BY PAYING OUT “REVERSE TRANSACTION FEES”

We are pleased to announce MINERVA (OWL), a platform and currency which provides an additional revenue stream to the businesses that accept it. This …

Hints and Rumors? How Ripple Might Really Enter China

<i>Noelle Acheson is a 10-year veteran of company analysis and the author of CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every Sunday,</i> …

Blockchain

The reality of blockchain in Australia, lots of plans but waiting for the big hit

by Nick Abrahams<p>The truth is the only people making any money out of blockchain at present are conference producers.<p>The country is awash with …

Blockchain

Cryptopay Plans ICO Based on Users Request

ADVERTISEMENTS<p>Share with:<p>Bitcoin payment gateway, Cryptopay just added a mobile app to its growing number of existing resources as it plans to launch …

Cryptocurrency

Double-stranded smart contracts: blockchains’ DNA for robustness

The Problem<p>In our previous publication “<i>Turing, Gödel and Chaos in Smart Contracts: why bugs are inevitable and why it is a much bigger problem for</i> …

DNA

ZeroEx raises $24M in an ICO for 0x protocol for decentralized trading of ERC-20 tokens

Dalai Lama

Surbtc Introduce Ethereum and Bitcoin Trading in Peru

Emerging Markets<p><b>Latin American cryptocurrency exchange, Surbtc has launched ethereum and bitcoin trading catering for the Peruvian cryptocurrency</b> …

Cryptocurrency

November SegWit2x Hard Fork Could See Newbie Users Lose Bitcoins

Bitcoin wallet support for SegWit2x is already a talking point as different plans could mean users lose Bitcoins.<p>A response from Breadwallet to a …

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