The argument set forth by Bitcoin Unlimited is that blocks are beginning to fill up, making it slower for people’s transactions to process. In turn, the argument is that fees are rising as well,... Read More
If you think governments essentially are nefarious institutions, and that the Bitcoin proof-of-work ledger could be a powerful tool in liberating the economy from their grip, you may be right. But if ... Read More
An ideal decentralized authentication system should allow users to verify transactions by opening the client willingly, otherwise it is not sustainable. A motivation mechanism is set in PoS, n... Read More
The Bank of England has devoted two papers to the rise of digital currencies. It's another demonstration of Bitcoin's transformation from niche cyber-libertarian intrigue to a subject of ... Read More
The statistic is one of several nuggets from a Credit Suisse report on how the bank uses technology, following a conversation with chief information officer Marty Chavez.
In 2000, Goldman Sachs had... Read More
GDAX Exchange to Reimburse Traders After Ether Flash Crash
GDAX, the digital asset exchange operated by Coinbase, is moving to issue refunds after a stunning flash crash last week stoked anger amongst affected traders.
Ether prices dramatically plunged to
Bitcoin Shows What Banking Should Be: American Banker
American Banker, a daily trade newspaper that has been covering the financial sector since 1836, recently featured an analytical piece by its editor-in-chief Marc Hochstein entitled “How I missed the
Sharing Economy: Why Blockchain Might Be Next Big Thing for Office Rental
The shared workspace model is poised to transform the world of work, catering to current and future trends by creating flexible and adaptive office ecosystems. According to Jones Lang LaSalle, shared
Portugal Wants to Tax Bitcoin Users, despite Lack of Regulations
Just like in the rest of the world, the media in Portugal have been all over bitcoin because of the cryptocurrency’s growing popularity… and value. Back in April, Portuguese newspaper Jornal de Negóci