Blockchain moves to early adoption
Blockchain has the potential to improve processes across an investment bank’s operating model and drive significant cost take out. In order to make the best of this technology, banks need to examine their existing operational systems and determine where blockchain could add the most value in the long run. Read More
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Bitcoin aka Internet Money aka Future of Money is the talk of the town.
If you haven’t been living under a rock for the past six years, you must have heard about Bitcoin by now. Read More
Bitcoin price & volatility
Read any article written about bitcoin in the mainstream press and odds are, at some point it touches on the incredible volatility of bitcoin’s price.
Indeed, one of the largest barriers to the widespread adoption of bitcoin as a viable global currency is its volatility. It’s impractical that a currency that regularly gains or loses 10% or more of its value in a single day will be adopted as either a means of exchange or secure store of value. Read More
bitcoin or ether: which currency will win?
As referenced in my R3 fake news last week, there are various camps out there fighting for the cryptocurrency crown. The lead runners are bitcoin and Ethereum, and both have serious backing. However, it’s still early days. I keep stressing that we need to recall we are experimenting here, and the end game is still a ways away. Read More
The Fresh York Times
July 27, 2017
A Russian man was charged with overseeing a black market Bitcoin exchange that helped launder billions of dollars and stood at the nexus of several criminal enterprises, according to a federal indictment.
The indictment, which was unsealed in California on Wednesday, gave a long list of illegal activities that the Bitcoin exchange, known as BTC-E, facilitated, including ransomware fraud, identity theft, drug trafficking and public corruption. Read More
Bitcoin Evangelist Touts Digital Currency As Fresh Hope For Wall Street
Despite all the criticism, Bitcoin could be a implement powerful enough even to keep traders fair. So one theory goes.
ARI SHAPIRO, HOST:
The technology behind digital currency is beginning to influence the global economy. We’re going to take a look at bitcoin and its underlying platform blockchain on today’s All Tech Considered. Read More
Bitcoin Cash: Price of fresh currency rises after bitcoin’s ‘hard fork’
B itcoinhas split into two in an event known as a “hard fork” that has divided the virtual currency’s online community.
Two rivaling strands of bitcoin emerged after some of its leading backers disagreed on the best way to take it forward. Read More
five Reasons Merchants Should Begin Accepting Bitcoin Now
An estimated 80,000 businesses already accept Bitcoin today, and not just as a marketing gimmick. Why not yours?
Forward-thinking merchants of all sizes around the world are glomming onto the hot Bitcoin payments trend, many of them to cut costs and boost their bottom line, says Adam White, director of business development and strategy at Coinbase. Read More
Five Brand-Name Businesses That Presently Accept Bitcoin
Have you heard about the next big thing in investing? No, it’s not legal marijuana, albeit pot stocks have been nothing brief of unstoppable over the past year. It’s actually digital currency bitcoin, which has risen by almost 900% over the trailing-two-year period. Read More
Five Best Bitcoin and Ethereum Apps for Android
Long gone are the days when cryptographic currencies and public blockchain-based distributed computing platforms were synonymous with the criminal underground. Today, we use blockchain, a distributed database that maintains a continuously-growing list of records called blocks and forms the backbone of both Bitcoin and Ethereum, to stir from central record keeping systems to decentralized systems, eliminating the need for costly middlemen in financial transactions. Read More