Bitcoin News 25 June 2017 – Blockchain Technology Rapidly Escalating

Bitcoin News Today – The Bitcoin price continues to consolidate above $2500 which is a very good sign – Ethereum prices have dropped slightly and close to $300 which could have been a reaction as a result of the Flash Crash that occurred towards the end of the week.     Other news headlines: Did you know that the Bitcoin Wallet was dead? Make sure you keep informed regarding best practice when it comes to storing your Bitcoin safe. Nimiq, the World’s First Browser-Based Blockchain, Wants to Unleash the Full…

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World Money in Perspective – How Big is Bitcoin now?

How big is Bitcoin in relation to the rest of the world’s money?  Have you missed the opportunity if you haven’t invested yet?  It’s time to put things into perspective.   Bitcoin is just over 8 years old and much of the world still has no idea what Bitcoin actually is.  Considering the fact that Bitcoin has just begun and started at zero value, the growth in the cryptocurrency has strengthened year on year as more acceptance and adoption takes place.  Interesting to note, the current market cap of Bitcoin…

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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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What is Ethereum – Explaining the World’s Super Computer

Ethereum is gaining traction and many wish to know what Ethereum is – here is an explanation of the World’s Super Computer.   Ethereum is an open source, a decentralized computing platform that runs smart contracts with applications that run as programmed without the possibility of downtime, censorship, fraud or third party interference.   Applications or Smart Contracts that run on a blockchain which is a shared global infrastructure moves value and represents the ownership of property – No Middleman or Counterparty risk.  The Ethereum Wallet is used to write, deploy…

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Does Ethereum Compete with Bitcoin?

Bitcoin and Ethereum are both receiving a lot of attention from the market and both have seen enormous gains of late. Yet there are many who are confused as to the similarities or differences between the two cryptocurrencies. Both are open, borderless and permissionless which is allowing for the explosion of innovation we are currently witnessing however, Bitcoin and Ethereum have different paths and thus different applications. Both are to be celebrated.     Watch this video by Andreas Antonopoulos – The Lion and the Shark: Divergent Evolution in Cryptocurrency…

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Blockchain could be used to make trusts more transparent

Amid the outcry over David Cameron’s tax affairs is the UK prime minister’s intervention in 2013 to block EU transparency rules regarding offshore trusts. It was decided that trusts should not be held to the same standards as companies when it came to making the end owners and beneficiaries publicly known.   But now the Panama Papers raise important questions as to whether trusts ought to be more open to public scrutiny. A major reason for this relates to fairness when it comes to paying taxes. Blockchain may provide a…

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