However, a rosier picture for oil was not enough to buoy all producers. Africa’s biggest economy, Nigeria, fell into its first recession in 25 years during the opening half of 2016. Ripple ef... Read More
“Price volatility would likely continue next year if speculative
trading is left unchecked – both to the upside and downside
depending on prevailing sentiment.”
According to analysis fro... Read More
Casares compared the power of bitcoin in the developing
world to the cellphone.
Casares did some research online and arranged a meeting in a Palo Alto cafe with someone he connected ... Read More
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This is similar to the way bitcoin was being used in China, before the government crac... Read More
US Government Grants $800K to Blockchain Researchers
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