CNBCBitcoin just surged above $6000, a recordCNBCThis despite being criticized by JPMorgan Chase and BlackRock CEOs Jamie Dimon and Larry Fink. Dimon said last week at a conference that people who own the cryptocurrency are “stupid.” Fink, who spoke at the same conference, called bitcoin an “index …First World Fat Cat Jamie Dimon Doesn’t Understand Poverty, […]
What are the main differences between decentralised exchanges and peer-to-peer ones?
CoinDeskQuiet Surge: Bitcoin Price Sets New High Just Below $6000CoinDeskThe price of bitcoin has hit a new all-time high, crossing the $5,900 line for the first time. Markets climbed as high as $5,996.10, according to CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). This figure surpasses the previous all-time high set on October 13 …
The Dark Web became a passing focus of Attorney General Jeff Sessions in testimony before the Senate this week.
Business InsiderBitcoin spikes to a record high near $6000Business InsiderBitcoin is closing in on the $6,000 mark for the first time on Friday, trading up 5.1% at $5988 a coin, according to Bloomberg data. The reason for Friday’s sudden spike is unclear. The cryptocurrency had been hovering little changed for most of the …Quiet Surge: […]
Cryptocurrency enthusiasts of all kinds will have come across the name Palm Beach Confidential in the past few weeks. A lot of altcoin traders and speculators associate this group with having made some good calls on which coins to buy at opportune times. Now would be a good time to take a closer look at what […]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology has used bitcoin’s blockchain to issue digital diplomas to over 100 graduates as a part of a pilot project.
In the time of J-Coin and MUFG Coin, senior Japanese finance figure Nobuyuki Hirano is excited about crypto’s data potential.
UK-based SportyFi will disrupt the sports financing market by setting up a blockchain-based platform for fans and small investors. This will give up-and-coming athletes the opportunity to overcome the final hurdle before their career takes off. To set up the platform, SportyFi will launch the SPF Token Crowdsale on November 14th, 2017, with a hard […]
BBC NewsBitcoin boom prompts growth of coin-mining malwareBBC NewsThe booming price of Bitcoin and other crypto-coins has kicked off a gold rush among malicious hackers keen to cash in, warn security firms. Many sites are now harbouring code that secretly uses a visitors’ computer to mine the valuable e-cash coins.and more »
What is sharding and why it could facilitate a major breakthrough in solving Blockchain’s scalability crisis.
Tezos is one of the cryptocurrency ICOs which has received a lot of attention of late. After raising around US$232 million in short order, there are plenty of people with incredibly high expectations for this project. So far, it seems things are not exactly going according to plan, as an internal power struggle is diminishing the project’s chances of […]
Earlier this week, the Wall Street Journal reported that the founders of Tezos, the Ethereum-based blockchain project which previously had raised $232 million from its initial con offering (ICO) have engaged in a legal battle over the ownership of the …
ICOs, Airlines and Bitcoin ETFsBloombergHere is a fun Reuters investigation of events at Tezos, one of the more successful initial coin offerings in terms of fundraising (it raised $232 million worth of bitcoin and ether, now worth some $400 million), …
A lot has happened since the inception of the blockchain and subsequent rise of Bitcoin, not to mention countless other cryptocurrencies. The growth of the industry has been quite exponential indeed, and it doesn’t look like things are going to s…