These two constitute the banking system, but there is a serious problem with this hardware. It was built during the time when a central bank could not reach a customer directly. So the lending, as wel... Read More
While for Western economies it’s easy to think of Bitcoin as a fundamentally new form of consumer finance, in the developing world Bitcoin-style finance is already here. And everywhere it’s be... Read More
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In 2013, ePaisa was awarded TechCrunch’s “Most Disruptive Company” and made it to the 2014 Global Red Herring Top 100 as well as Asia’s Top 100 awards.
The ePaisa app comes with a credit-c... Read More
Eyal, however, believes these concerns are overstated.
Lind, Eyal, Pietzuch and Sirer propose a different solution.
As such, the channel state is 0.9-1.1. Alice has effectively paid Bob 0.1 bitc... Read More
Fred Wilson throws a little cold water on bitcoin enthusiasts
For all the excitement around digital currency technology in New York this week, venture capitalist Fred Wilson said it will probably take much longer for bitcoin to go mainstream. "I've been
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After years of turning a cold shoulder toward cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, the Indian government, which has warned citizens against using Bitcoin in the past, is now studying the possibility of a le
Is Bitcoin A Bubble?
If you're looking for a warning signal on why the bitcoin move might not be sustainable, just look at the behavior across global markets. It's not exactly an environment that would inspire confidence.
Crypto Traders See Red As Profit Taking Fuels Price Pullback
The cryptocurrency markets are full of ups and downs – but perhaps there hasn't been a day in history quite like today.
Just hours after bitcoin set a new all-time high, it fell more than $400