SharesPost Report Estimates Blockchain Market Opportunity Exceeding $2.5 Trillion Over Next Ten Years

  Report analyzes blockchain’s potential revenue opportunity across 20 different industry verticals.   San Francisco, CA  — SharesPost, a leading provider of private company liquidity solutions and private capital markets research, has published a new research report detailing the broad market opportunity for the blockchain industry. The report, titled Investment Investment Strategies for Blockchain: A $2.5 Trillion Opportunity, analyzes specific blockchain use-cases across 20 industry verticals and estimates a value creation opportunity exceeding $2.5 trillion over the next ten years.     The market opportunity for blockchain technology over the…

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Investment Platform Giant eToro Expands Into U.S. Market

  U.S. investors able to invest in 10 cryptocurrencies on global platform – New York, NY — May 15, 2018 — With the belief that all assets will be digitized in the future, leading investment platform eToro has announced it will launch a cryptocurrency offering in the United States. The launch will initially enable U.S.-based users to invest in 10 cryptocurrencies, with more to be added throughout 2018. Users will have access to a community feed and tools, letting them engage in conversations about cryptocurrencies and follow the investment strategies of…

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Robin Hood steals from the Rich and gives to the Poor with free Bitcoin trading

  Coinbase charges a fee of 1.5% to a staggering 4% on Bitcoin and another cryptocurrency trading.   A stock trading app, Robinhood, will let you buy and sell Ethereum and Bitcoin with zero added fees and as from today, Robinhood will let all users track the price, news, and set up alerts for top crypto coins including Litecoin and Ripple.   Robinhood stressed that they will operate on a break-even basis to keep growing the 3 million users it already has.   Robinhood founders Baiju Bhatt (left) and Vladamir…

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How to Bitcoin #6 – Mining Bitcoin

NEW ZEALAND – Guest Writer –The sixth in the series of “How to Bitcoin” articles introducing you to Bitcoin and what you can do with the cryptocurrency.  Here is an overview of how BTC is electronically processed, we call it mining.   Electronically Processing BTC Mining   As mentioned in the introduction, BTC is processed by computing power and recorded in a public ledger (Blockchain) with the help of a network of computers. The processing of BTC transactions is termed ‘mining’. BTC mining rewards people with computer power by generating…

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How to Bitcoin #5 – Ways to Make Money with Bitcoin

NEW ZEALAND – Guest Writer –The fifth in the series of “How to Bitcoin” articles introducing you to Bitcoin and what you can do with the cryptocurrency.  Here is an overview of how to make money with BTC.   Buying and Selling A way to make money is to buy BTC/alt-coins at a low value and to sell at a higher value on an Exchange. Selling BTC as mentioned above can be done in any currency. Most large Exchanges allow users to trade back to US dollars. Another method would…

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Ledger user loses £25 000 of Crypto

Quoted from Reddit: – I have not used my Ledger in a week, today I decide to check the value of my XRP, Litecoin and Dash only to discover that all of them showed up as zero and had been transferred somewhere else yesterday all around the same time at 7:30pm.     I am not sure how this is possible as I have not access my Ledger in a week. I do not know what do to as the total value is over £25000, has by currency been stolen…

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2017 Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Hacks, Scams and Attacks

As the total cryptocurrency value continues to rise, so do the hacks, scams, and attacks in our new digital economy.   From false ICO’s, wallet hacks and deliberate scams, approximately $490 million was taken from the unsuspecting. CoinDesk examines the seven biggest cybercrimes involving the blockchain and cryptocurrency.  Watch this short video to learn more.       Read the full article – Click Here  How to hack Bitcoin Is Bitcoin a pyramid scheme or Ponzi? Get your copy of What is Bitcoin This e-book on Amazon explains what Bitcoin…

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More Bullish Bitcoin Price Predictions for 2018

Tom Lee, a market strategist from Fundstrat, is buying in this so-called “Bitcoin pullback”.  He has now increased his mid-2018 Bitcoin price target to $20000 from the initial prediction of $11,500.   No doubt the price has dipped due to profit taking, however, newcomers to this market could be running scared thinking they have already lost.  For fear of losing out (FOMO), some people have mortgaged their homes, while others bought on credit – consider this, the rule of thumb is never to invest more than you can afford to lose in…

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Give a Crypto Gift this year, no more socks or soap-on-a-rope!

The festive season is upon us… which means gifting time to family and friends!  Many of us are racking our brains for inspiration trying to come up with innovative and different gifts this year… as we do every year.  No more socks, soap-on-a-rope, beard shaving aprons or gnomes for the garden.  This year, give a gift that could potentially set your loved one free… help them open a wallet and give them crypto… or if they are already an investor, give them more!   Follow EOT – Encryption of Things on…

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Cryptocurrency Exchange Hires Award-winning Design Consultancy for Leading-Edge App

LONDON, December 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ The UK’s only dedicated multi-cryptocurrency exchange, London Block Exchange (LBX) has hired EY-Seren, part of consultancy firm EY, to create a first-of-its-kind app to allow UK consumers to trade freely and easily in cryptocurrency. The award-winning consultancy will design the app alongside a full cryptocurrency trading platform.   Due to launch in December, the LBX app offers full trading functionality and will include Sterling to crypto exchange across four major digital currencies (Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ripple and Ethereum) – with more added in the new year.   The…

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