IBM And Maersk Start Promised Blockchain Supply Chain Company

By | January 17, 2018

IBM And Maersk Start Promised Blockchain Supply Chain Company IBM and Danish transport and logistics company Maersk announced Jan. 16 that they are teaming up to create an as-yet-unnamed Blockchain-based shipping and supply chain company. The goal of the venture is to commercialize Blockchain for all aspects of the global supply chain system, from shipping to ports, and… Read More »

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German Central Bank Director: Crypto Regulations Must Be International

By | January 17, 2018

German Central Bank Director: Crypto Regulations Must Be International Joachim Wuermeling, a member of the board of Germany’s Bundesbank, has suggested that any attempt to regulate cryptocurrencies would require international cooperation. Speaking at an event in Frankfurt on Jan. 15, the director told listeners: “Effective regulation of virtual currencies would therefore only be achievable through the greatest possible international cooperation,… Read More »

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How Much of a Bubble is Bitcoin, Really?

By | January 17, 2018

How Much of a Bubble is Bitcoin, Really? Even those who’ve never invested in Bitcoin before are starting to keep a closer eye on its progress. That’s because the currency has recently soared in value, causing the people who own Bitcoins to get excited and wonder how much more the worth could climb. There are even instances where… Read More »

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New BitMain Antminer A3 Blake (2b) ASIC Miner Announced

By | January 17, 2018

New BitMain Antminer A3 Blake (2b) ASIC Miner Announced 17 Jan2018 This came as a bit of unexpected surprise, but it seems that BitMain already has a working ASIC miner for the Blake (2b) mining algorithm (and maybe even for other variants of Blake) and they have announced their plans to start shipping the Antminer A3. The Blake… Read More »

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Xapo CEO Foresees A Single Blockchain To Move All Value, ‘Most Likely’ Bitcoin’s

By | January 17, 2018

Xapo CEO Foresees A Single Blockchain To Move All Value, ‘Most Likely’ Bitcoin’s During a Facebook Live interview between Xapo CEO and Paypal board member Wences Casares and PayPal CEO Dan Schulman on Jan. 12, Casares explained his vision of a single “robust” Blockchain to move value globally, saying Bitcoin (BTC)’s Blockchain would likely play this role. He also predicted that BTC could become an… Read More »

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The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way

By | January 16, 2018

The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way Cryptocurrencies have been threatened at one point or another by nearly every country on the planet. Rarely does a government venture beyond rhetoric. Those resorting to crackdowns are often met with greater public appetite for decentralized virtual money, making all that initial fuss an exercise in futility.… Read More »

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The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way

By | January 16, 2018

The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way Cryptocurrencies have been threatened at one point or another by nearly every country on the planet. Rarely does a government venture beyond rhetoric. Those resorting to crackdowns are often met with greater public appetite for decentralized virtual money, making all that initial fuss an exercise in futility.… Read More »

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The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way

By | January 16, 2018

The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way Cryptocurrencies have been threatened at one point or another by nearly every country on the planet. Rarely does a government venture beyond rhetoric. Those resorting to crackdowns are often met with greater public appetite for decentralized virtual money, making all that initial fuss an exercise in futility.… Read More »

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The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way

By | January 16, 2018

The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way Cryptocurrencies have been threatened at one point or another by nearly every country on the planet. Rarely does a government venture beyond rhetoric. Those resorting to crackdowns are often met with greater public appetite for decentralized virtual money, making all that initial fuss an exercise in futility.… Read More »

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The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way

By | January 16, 2018

The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way Cryptocurrencies have been threatened at one point or another by nearly every country on the planet. Rarely does a government venture beyond rhetoric. Those resorting to crackdowns are often met with greater public appetite for decentralized virtual money, making all that initial fuss an exercise in futility.… Read More »

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