Tag: bitcoin

How You Can Have a Simple-to-Share and Easy-to-Pay Hiring Experience with the Blockchain?

Traditional recruitment processes take anywhere from days, to weeks, to even months to complete, and finding these “top-shelf” candidates is a lengthy process where the company has to spread the word about the recently opened

Does Economic Uncertainty Create More Demand for Gold and Bitcoin?

The world is moving into a new era filled with political, economic and social instability. With reports showing how most countries including the US are running fiscal deficits, capital markets are becoming increasingly volatile as

What’s the Best Smartphone for keeping your Conversations Private?

In the world of today, personal data like our names, phone numbers, Internet history, geodata, and much more is very valuable to the corporations who harvest and sell it. I shouldn’t remind you about Cambridge

Who Scales It Best? Blockchains’ TPS Analysis

Blockchain technology continues to progress at an incredible speed. This great technology behind cryptocurrencies continues to move at the same pace. But we must regret that Bitcoin’s blocks, which dominate 60% of the market dominance,

Bitcoin: The Shining Light of Money (Sorry, I Meant Cryptocurrency)

Shark Cage It’s a contentious topic. More so since the massive drop in price of Bitcoin in early 2018 from its record high of the year before, when everybody was buying it from Asia to

Consensus Models: PoW, PoS and New Pioneer, PoF

The way the blockchain works is often confused. Because people are hesitant about how this system can replace banks. Because the banks receive a very high commission due to their transactions. These commission rates can

Reevaluating How We Value Bitcoin

“I will try to distill down monetary theory help you fundamentally understand how currency and Bitcoin is valued.” Read full story by Daniel Sangyoon Kim. Excerpts: How is the USD valued? “Quick answer: MV=PQ. Long answer: With

Big crypto projects are using Dutch Auctions for their token sale?—?here’s why

This Tulip Mania innovation might just save the ICO Intro Over the last few years, ICOs?—?Initial Coin Offerings?—?have been arguably the most controversial topic in crypto. During the height of the last bull run in late

Learning Bitcoin’s Lightning Network with Go (Set up)

This article is meant for Bitcoin LND beginners. Bitcoin’s Lightning Network is in short “Scalable, Instant Bitcoin/Blockchain Transactions”. It is the concept of having “payment channels” that users can leverage “off-chain”(meaning not on the Bitcoin

The Main Features of Facebook’s Libra and How it Can Impact the Crypto Industry

The most discussed topic in crypto industry this week was Facebook’s official announcement about the release of its own cryptocurrency and ecosystem, called Libra. Rumors had long been circulating that the IT giant was preparing

Libra Coin?—?Currency of Corporations not People!

Facebook as founding member of Libra Association released the Libra Coin white paper. The not-for-profit association consists of large organizations, from payments industry to technology industry, and marketplaces, from Telecom to Academics, NGOs and Venture

QuadrigaCX Founder Moved Millions of Dollars of Assets into Personal Accounts Shortly before…

Photo by André François McKenzie on Unsplash More fuel was added to the conspiracy flames surrounding the sudden shutdown of Canadian cryptocurrency exchange Quadriga today and the reported death of its founder Gerald Cotten. The exchange

Are Conferences the New Earnings Calls?

“[Block]chain of Events”?—?May Edition As an entirely new asset class, it is difficult to frame the unusual qualities and characteristics of digital assets into existing and accepted investing frameworks. One such example is the dissemination of

How Crypto Thieves Affect the Financial Security Crypto Should Avail

Crypto assets have slowly assumed the reputation of being the next poster boy for the financial industry. However, throughout its long and tedious ascent to global reckoning, cryptocurrency still continues to beg the question of

What’s the Future of Crypto Mining?

Though crypto mining is associated with decentralized principles and non-renewable energy consumption, it’s going to become more centralized and environmentally friendly over time. Research from CoinShares shows that about 70% of mining is already happening

Crypto for Adventurers. Part 1: Access

Most wallet applications are set up for experienced users, and leave newbies scratching their heads (if they even stick around that long). Forget convincing my parents to create a wallet?—?even I needed to wrap my

The 3 Most Underrated Cryptocurrencies in the Industry Right Now

We have all heard of Bitcoin. Maybe even Ethereum or Litecoin. But, today, I am here to show you the three most underrated cryptocurrencies in the industry right now. These digital assets have clearly defined goals

Jed McCaleb on the Creation of Mt. Gox

Interview Transcription Interview Date: Wednesday 30th Jan, 2019 “A big part of the reason I handed it off to Mark is that the amount of effort that you need to put into security is something

List of Top Mainstream Companies that Dropped Support for Bitcoin & Cryptocurrencies

Image Credit: Pixabay Just when everyone thought it was just another distraction by the nerdy coders of this world and not to be taken seriously, the price of one bitcoin appreciated from just around $0.008 per

Rationales Behind Multi-Token Business Ecosystem (MTBE) for Blockchain Startups

Image Credit: Pixabay The dopamine rush which likely hits the brains of intending founders of startups within the blockchain space at the thought of owning their own company solely powered by its utility token is ludicrous.