Bitcoin and Virtual Currencies: Welcome to Your Regulator – Harvard Business Law Review (HBLR)

Bitcoin and Virtual Currencies: Welcome to Your Regulator Among all the U.S. regulators interested in regulating Bitcoin and virtual currencies, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is determined to be at the forefront. Since the announcement by CFTC Chairman Timothy Massad in late two thousand fourteen that Bitcoin derivatives should fall within the scope of the CFTC’s jurisdiction, [1] the ... Read More »

Bitcoin and transaction thresholds – @kentindell

Latest Posts Archives Latest Posts Archives @kentindell Bitcoin and transaction boundaries The Bitcoin blockchain has been worrying me for some time. I’m by background an embedded systems dude and I used to work in the automotive industry where 1K RAM was considered a lot. So the blockchain growing infinitely through time gives me the heebie jeebies (particularly after I read ... Read More »

Bitcoin and the Future of Blockchain in International Payments Systems, International Payment Methods and Solutions, American Express FX International Payments

Bitcoin and the Future of Blockchain in International Payments Systems ARTICLE By Frances Coppola In 2009, an anonymous coder using the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto created the world’s very first digital currency. It was underpinned by a revolutionary technology – the “Blockchain” – enabling near-instantaneous international payments to be made without using intermediaries. Read More »

Bitcoin and Ethereum crash: Can you get rich from a price drop? Three alternative ways to invest

Bitcoin and Ethereum crash: Can you get rich from a price drop? Three alternative ways to invest Thinking about investing in a virtual currency like bitcoin or Ethereum-traded ether ? These cryptocurrencies are digitally traded tokens that can be used to make purchases, digitally sign contracts or hold a store of value like gold — however their prices may fluctuate ... Read More »

Bitcoin – s price hit $Five, zero last week

Bitcoin’s price hit $Five,000 last week. It’s still a dumb investment The underlying technology securing bitcoin is known as the blockchain. The underlying technology securing bitcoin is known as the blockchain. Late last week, I noticed a spike in what we might think of as a certain financial index. It wasn’t the trading in a financial instrument per se, but ... Read More »

Beyond the boring blockchain bubble, TechCrunch

Beyond the boring blockchain bubble The foolish season resumes. Speculators are piling into the cryptocurrency space in the hopes of–sometimes very literally–making money swift. As I write this Ethereum’s value has halved since June but is still 20x since January. Litecoin is up 12x since then. Even Bitcoin has tripled, again. Read More »

Beyond Bitcoin – IOHK and University of Edinburgh establish Blockchain Technology Laboratory, The University of Edinburgh

Beyond Bitcoin – IOHK and University of Edinburgh establish Blockchain Technology Laboratory The establishment of a Blockchain Technology Laboratory within the university’s School of Informatics was annouced today. Nikos Bentenitis, Chief Operating Officer, Input Output Hong Kong Ltd (brief form: COO, IOHK) Aggelos Kiayias, Chair in Cyber Security and Privacy, School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh Charles Hoskinson, Chief Executive ... Read More »

Best Bitcoin Wallet Apps for Android, NordVPN

Best Bitcoin Wallet Apps for Android Bitcoins have taken over the cryptocurrency world—and if you’re a member of the Bitcoin community and have Android, you very likely want to know what the best Bitcoin wallet apps are. If you’re fresh to the Bitcoin world, however, you may be wondering exactly what Bitcoin wallets are in general. Read More »

Best Bitcoin Cash Exchange: How to Buy

Best Bitcoin Cash Exchange: How to Buy/Sell Bitcoin Cash [Guide] The Bitcoin Fork script is over and ultimately, on one August, we have got a fresh Cryptocurrency called Bitcoin Cash. All the people who had stored their BTC on a wallet(Hardware Wallets) to which they own the Private Keys has got Free Bitcoin Cash. Read More »

Beginner – s Guide to Mining Bitcoins

Beginner’s Guide to Mining Bitcoins One of the fattest problems I ran into when I was looking to begin mining Bitcoin for investment and profit was most of the sites were written for the advanced user. I am not a professional coder, I have no practice with Ubuntu, Linux and minimal practice with Mac. Read More »