The Sharing Economy, Explained

By | April 19, 2018

The Sharing Economy, Explained What is the sharing economy? Put simply, this is where individuals share items or services, usually on the internet. Even if you haven’t heard the term, you’ll know about the phenomenon. Through countless apps and websites, it’s possible to rent things by the day or the week – even by the hour. Occasionally it’s… Read More »

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XRP Price Rises Above $0.7 as Positive Momentum Shapes up Nicely

By | April 19, 2018

XRP Price Rises Above $0.7 as Positive Momentum Shapes up Nicely With the way things are going in the cryptocurrency market right now, fireworks are around the corner. As the total market cap is on its path to surpassing $350bn again, things look very promising indeed. The XRP price is noting some very strong gains right now, as… Read More »

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New Faster z-enemy-1.08 X16R and X16S Nvidia GPU Miner Available

By | April 19, 2018

New Faster z-enemy-1.08 X16R and X16S Nvidia GPU Miner Available 19 Apr2018 The new zealot/enemy (z-enemy) Nvidia GPU miner for mining Ravencoin (RVN) X16r has been just updated to version 1.08 bringing some nice improvements. The new z-enemy version 1.08 comes with kernels speed improvements for GTX 1080 Ti that can bump the hashrate with +10% total according… Read More »

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NIST Develops New Quantum Method For Truly Random Number Generation

By | April 19, 2018

NIST Develops New Quantum Method For Truly Random Number Generation Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology recently announced a breakthrough in one of the most important aspects of cryptography, the generation of random numbers. The experimental new technique could have vast cybersecurity implications. Behind the digital veil of 1s and 0s that electronically run the… Read More »

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Bitcoin Holds $8,000 Price Point Amid Warnings Fast Growth Could See Lows Return

By | April 19, 2018

Bitcoin Holds $8,000 Price Point Amid Warnings Fast Growth Could See Lows Return Bitcoin prices are holding steady today, April 19, one week after a surprise surge took the cryptocurrency up $1,000 to reach above $8,000 in the space of 30 minutes. Capping a week of more moderate fluctuations around the $8,000 mark, commentators note support appears firm… Read More »

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Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges Unveil Self-Regulatory Policies

By | April 19, 2018

Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges Unveil Self-Regulatory Policies Members of the Korean Blockchain Association have announced a new self-imposed code of conduct for cryptocurrency exchanges. In an April 17 press conference, representatives from 14 of South Korea’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges reportedly announced a set of self-imposed, non-legally binding rules that members of the Korean Blockchain Association (KBA), which includes those… Read More »

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Stellar Price Rises to $0.35 Thanks to Solid Gains Over Bitcoin

By | April 19, 2018

Stellar Price Rises to $0.35 Thanks to Solid Gains Over Bitcoin With more interesting cryptocurrency price movements over the past 24 hours, some things have notably changed. More specifically, we see the Stellar price noting some strong gains, even though Bitcoin and Ethereum are slowing down in terms of momentum. Even so, the Stellar price has risen to $0.35 again, which further… Read More »

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Bitcoin Headed For $100,000 Or $100? CEOs, Big Investors And Harvard Economist Predictions

By | April 19, 2018

Bitcoin Headed For $100,000 Or $100? CEOs, Big Investors And Harvard Economist Predictions This article does not contain investment advice or recommendations. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. Many predictions have been made regarding Bitcoin’s price which, after jumping from around $1,000 to $20,000 in 2017, decreased… Read More »

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IBM And Major Banks Blockchain Partnership Reports First Live Pilot Transactions

By | April 19, 2018

IBM And Major Banks Blockchain Partnership Reports First Live Pilot Transactions IBM’s partnership with international banks to develop a Blockchain trade finance platform called Batavia has resulted in the platform’s first live pilot transactions, according to a press release published today, April 19. IBM, the Bank of Montreal (BMO), CaixaBank, Commerzbank, Erste Group, and the United Bank of… Read More »

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Ethereum blockchain client Geth processes blocks 40% faster

By | April 19, 2018

Ethereum blockchain client Geth processes blocks 40% faster As the main client of the Ethereum network, Geth now optimizes transactions in such a way that their processing speed has increased by 40%, although it does not speed up blocks mining directly. Geth is spotted in handling blocks in Ethereum blockchain 40% faster than other clients, Trustnode reports. It… Read More »

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