Bitcoin Nears Record Highs

Bitcoin Nears Record Highs






Bitcoin Nears Record Highs Bitcoin Hits 3-year Peak, Nears Record High on US ETF Approval Talk Bitcoin hit its highest levels in more than 3 years Thursday and came within $3 of an all-time high, on speculation that the 1st Bitcoin ETF (exchange-traded fund) is set to receive approval from the US financial regulator. Traditional […]






Crowdfunding the Future, this is Just the Beginning

Crowdfunding the Future, this is Just the Beginning






Crowdfunding the Future, this is Just the Beginning Blockchain-based crowdfunding is becoming a huge phenomenon, with tens of millions of dollars pouring into different ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) over the course of Y’ 2016, and Y 2017 is set to be an even bigger year as the technology matures. Like all new technologies and movements, […]






Bitcoin: What You Need to Know

Bitcoin: What You Need to Know






Bitcoin: What You Need to Know In Y 2009 a person dubbed Satoshi Nakamoto introduce the idea of Bitcoin, although the concept of crypto-currency stems from a Y 1998 publication by Wei Dai. What began as an idea for a way to create an economy outside the constraints of government quickly gained momentum and has […]






Bitcoin Rings in the New Year, Spikes to $1022

Bitcoin Rings in the New Year, Spikes to $1022






Bitcoin Rings in the New Year, Spikes to $1022 Bitcoin, the digital currency, kicked off this New Year by moving above $1,000 for the 1st time in 3 years late Sunday, having outperformed all central-bank-issued currencies with a 125% rise in Y 2016. Bitcoin is a web-based “cryptocurrency” that has no central authority,  instead it […]






Tallinn will host the first large conference devoted to Blockchain

Tallinn will host the first large conference devoted to Blockchain






Tallinn will host the first large conference devoted to Blockchain and cryptocurrencies On March 9, 2017 the first large conference for Blockchain developers and businessmen – Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference – will be held in Tallinn. Representatives of leading IT companies, authors of startups and everyone who is interested in Blockchain technologies will come together. […]






Bitcoin Up on Uncertainty & Demand for Alternative Assets

Bitcoin Up on Uncertainty & Demand for Alternative Assets






Bitcoin Up on Uncertainty & Demand for Alternative Assets Bitcoin headed for its biggest weekly jump since June as rising geopolitical risks boosted demand for alternative assets. The cryptocurrency surged 15% on the week to $900.40 in Hong Kong driving its gainer this year to 107%, data show. The last time it was at such […]






Dubai to Use Blockchain Technology for All Government Documents

Dubai to Use Blockchain Technology for All Government Documents






Dubai to Use Blockchain Technology for All Government Documents The Dubai government is seeking to position the emirate as a leader in blockchain technology Dubai has announced plans to use blockchain, the database technology behind crypto currency Bitcoin, for all government documents by Y2020. Dubai Media Office said in a tweet the strategy was launched […]






Bitcoin ‘Mining” Outlook Uncertain

Bitcoin ‘Mining” Outlook Uncertain






Bitcoin ‘Mining” Outlook Uncertain Simpley put, all Bitcoin transactions are recorded on a blockchain, a public, decentralized, permissionless ledger. The transactions are recorded in bundles, called “blocks,” by “miners” who receive a small reward in kind for mining. The process creates new Bitcoins. Miners currently earn 25 Bitcoins per block that is 16.175. The beginning […]