Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dash – Which are the best?

There are over 800 cryptocurrencies / crypto assets in circulation and it is important to understand the differences as well as use cases before making a decision to invest.  Crypto’s are not equal – Some are “me too’s”, some have specific uses and some have Unique Selling Points.     #1 PAYMENT SYSTEM AND DIGITAL CASH BITCOIN – A digital and global payment system that allows people to send or receive money across the internet to anyone, anywhere, anytime. Store of Value, Backed by mathematics and Proof vs trust Why…

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What is EOT?

A new cryptocurrency designed with a purpose and use has just entered the cryptocurrency market.  In our growing digital economy, privacy, security, and encryption are a necessity to protect our digital footprint.  Learn more about how and where EOT fits in.       What is EOT? EOT is, like Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency and digital payment system. Transactions take place between users directly without the interference of any third party. Transactions are recorded and verified in a public ledger call the blockchain EOT was specifically designed to be used for…

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Bitcoin and Ethereum, Record Breaking First 6 Months of 2017

Bitcoin and Ethereum – Two Crypto Giants have emerged!  We review the performance of Bitcoin and Ethereum for the first six months of 2017 as well as events that contributed to the exponential growth of these two cryptocurrencies.     Firstly, what is the difference between Bitcoin and Ethereum? Bitcoin is a store of value and payment system and the most valuable cryptocurrency Ethereum is a programming language and decentralized platform that runs smart contracts – A World Super Computer that would decentralize and democratize the existing client-server model What…

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Bitcoin News – Exponential Growth of Cryptocurrency Market

Bitcoin is the Trailblazer and King of Cryptocurrency also known as the “Internet of Money”.  The success of Bitcoin has led to the exponential growth of the altcoins market such as Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Ripple, NEM, Litecoin, and Dash.  The first six months of 2017 has seen a spurt of growth from Bitcoin, Ethereum and various Altcoins that pushed the market cap over $100 billion collectively.   The various cryptocurrencies are not all the same as they have different applications.  For example:- BITCOIN – a store of value and payment…

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Bitcoin News 12 June 2017 – Bitcoin and Ethereum top $113 Billion Cryptocurrency Market

Bitcoin News Today – The Bitcoin price hit new highs of over $3000 only to drop below shortly thereafter – Ethereum is gaining huge momentum reaching the $400 level as fundamentals are strengthening. Bitcoin and Ethereum top the $113 Billion Cryptocurrency Market!   Other news headlines:- Bitcoin, Ethereum and a New Direction for Cryptocurrency Investment Criminals Hijack Linux Servers Through SambaCry Exploit to Mine Monero 4 Reasons Why Bitcoin Is Not In A Bubble What is Ethereum – Explaining the World’s Supercomputer Blockchain Brings Privacy to Genomic Data   Top…

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Governments Driving Bitcoin Adoption – Japan’s Bitcoin BluePrint

Bitcoin is being embraced in many countries in the world who are now focusing on draft bills, legislation, and regulation. Switzerland, China, Estonia, India, Russia, Malta, Philippines, Antigua and Barbuda, South Korea … and Japan!       Japan – 1 April 2017, a new law actioned making Bitcoin a legal payment system giving the government Tighter oversight from the Financial Services Agency.  An Introduction of the new Virtual Currency Act followed and The Accounting Standards Board working on a framework for treatment of virtual currency.   What was the spin…

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Bitcoin News 6 June 2017 – Bitcoin and Ethereum Slog it out!

Bitcoin News Today – the Bitcoin price climbed 10% overnight while the cryptocurrency marketcap grew by $6 Billion to drive the overall marketcap past $100 Billion – a momentous day in history for cryptocurrencies!   Plus more Bitcoin Adoption News – The Philippines Officially Legitimize Bitcoin as Payment Method – another to join the growing list of countries embracing Bitcoin.       News Headlines:- Researcher from China’s Central Bank Discusses an ICO Regulatory Sandbox Bitcoin Attract Young Traders in India IT Firm Fujitsu Debuts Blockchain System for Secure Data…

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Bitcoin Price Prediction – $100,000 in 10 years!

There are many analysts predicting the future Bitcoin price however, according to a CNBC report, one analyst predicted the bitcoin price would reach $2000 in 2017, which was achieved on 20 April 2017, and he is now predicting the price will be $100,000 in ten years.     Bitcoin reached an all time high over $2700 on 25 May 2017 amidst very bullish fundamentals.     Cryptocurrency is not going away – it is here to stay!   Since March 2017, there has been significant buy into altcoins such as…

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Bitcoin News 24 May 2017

Bitcoin Today – The Bitcoin price continues upward trend past $2300 – strong and bullish with no sign of letting up.  Altcoins such as Ethereun, Dash, Litecoin and Monero performing well.   Other News Headlines:   India’s Government Seeks Public Comments on How Bitcoin Should Be Regulated Has Bitcoin’s Scaling Debate Finally reached Agreement? Deloitte’s Blockchain Team Unveils Prototypes, Research and Alliances at Consensus 2017 Bitcoin ‘Will Be Worth $1 Mln In 10 Years’: Swiss-Based Bitcoin Wallet CEO SWISS EY TEAM & POLYBIUS ARE BUILDING A ‘CRYPTOBANK’, ICO TO FOLLOW…

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Breaking News – Coinbase Down, Users reporting Problems

Tried to log into Coinbase today and you got this? At the time of writing, Coinbase, a Bitcoin Exchange based in San Fransisco, came back online but with limited functionality. Coinbase were founded in June 2012, and they are a digital currency wallet and platform where merchants and consumers transact with digital currencies such as bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin.     User problems are continuing – Tweets regarding Coinbase website being down and certainly this one highlights the problem with keeping your cryptocurrency in a hot wallet on an exchange. And…

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