24 Fun Bitcoin Facts And Figures (That Will Make Your Head Spin)

  Bitcoin (BTC) has revolutionized digital payments in a massive way. Since its introduction in 2009, it has advanced technological processes through the blockchain network. Its initial developer remains largely anonymous since they use the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto. It is believed they could be an individual or a group of developers.     During 2009, BTC’s first year of existence, the value was technically $0 and was yet to trade on any exchanges… In 2010, the highest recorded price was $0.39. This has continued to fluctuate over time and peaked…

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A beginners guide to Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology

Cryptocurrency transactions are verified by the process known as mining. Miners are nodes that solve complex mathematical problems to enable the transaction to happen.     Although you could once mine your own cryptocurrencies using a standard PC, this isn’t viable any longer; the quality and quantity of hardware required to mine cryptocurrencies effectively is directly proportional to the volume of people deciding to mine. The physical components that are needed for mining involves specialized or consumer hardware and a combination of your graphics cards and CPU.    First of all…

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YouGov Crypto Survey shows 50% of millennials interested in Cryptocurrency

  The recently published YouGov survey found under 50% of millennials were interested in using cryptocurrencies as a primary form of payment as opposed to using the U.S. dollar.  Bitcoin adoption has been growing year on year and here is commentary from a number of spokespeople on the topic of mainstream awareness and acceptance of the crypto and blockchain industry.     The commentary comes from those who have already launched blockchain education initiatives or are directly involved in the academic space, including Lisk; Orvium; the Social Alpha Foundation; Brave…

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How can government-industry collaboration support aspiring blockchain projects and accelerate the ascent of blockchain technology into the mainstream

After the dizzying heights and profound optimism of 2017, 2018 will be remembered as a reality check for the blockchain industry and cryptocurrency enthusiasts alike. Countless projects looked to capitalise on the technology and raised billions of dollars from hopeful investors in ICO funding, without any consideration as to whether the solutions they offered required the use of blockchain. There has also been an underestimation by many of the complexity around implementing the technology in proposed projects. This has, at least in part, caused one of the most formidable bear…

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What is Blockchain and why should every business care

A recent study shows how Blockchain can have an Impact on Business similar to that of the Internet. The blockchain is a centralized ledger of all transactions across a peer to peer network. Participants can now confirm the transactions without a central certifying authority. Blockchain technology is like the internet in that it has a built-in robustness.   By storing blocks of information that are identical across its network, the blockchain cannot be controlled by any single entity and has no single point of failure. Scientists and technologists alike are…

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New Study Shows Millennials Confident in Success of Crypto

  75% Believe Banking and Finance Most Relevant Application of Blockchain Technology   With all the media hype surrounding the seemingly overnight rags-to-riches stories of early cryptocurrency adopters, Sustany Capital surveyed 1,000 American adults familiar with cryptocurrency to learn about sentiments and perceptions.     An overwhelming 88 percent of Millennials said they want to purchase cryptocurrency because it is a good investment, with 42 percent desiring to use it as savings. In addition, three-quarters of all Millennials believe banking and finance is the most relevant application of blockchain technology.…

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GECKO Governance Announces Strategic Partnership with TrustedIn Trading

Partnership will witness TrustedIn Trading incorporate GECKO Crypto1 regulatory solution to manage ICOs launched on the platform   Dublin, Ireland, 25 July 2018 – GECKO Governance, which recently launched its new ICO compliance solution, GECKO Crypto1, has announced a strategic partnership with TrustedIn Trading, a custom-built social media platform for the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry. The partnership will see TrustedIn Trading using GECKO Crypto1 to manage ICO projects on the platform, in turn offering GECKO Crypto1 users and investors access to the social media platform.     “At GECKO, we…

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Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Price Predictions

Bitcoin price predictions – short-term or long-term, we all would love to know where the Bitcoin price and cryptocurrency prices, in general, are headed. Many Bitcoiners are bullish while some onlookers are less optimistic. NOTE: This article is updated continuously with new predictions and insight as to where the Bitcoin price is headed.   Looking to 2019 and beyond… Ray Youssef, founder of Paxful, comments: Over the years, we’ve observed how our users use Bitcoin. 2019 may not differ, but heighten the use cases we’ve seen. There are many ways…

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What is Bitcoin? – New Kindle Edition

What is Bitcoin, is a consistently high ranking search term on google and a question that our readers constantly ask.  Bitcoin is an innovative payment network and a new kind of money called cryptocurrency.  Scroll down to learn more.      BITCOIN – THE LAST TEN YEARS!   Revolutions and Counter Revolutions: Andreas Antonopoulos Reflects on 10 Years of Bitcoin VIDEO – 10 Years of Bitcoin in 1 minute! Related Reading – Latest Price Predictions for Bitcoin and Crypto     What does the future hold… Paxful co-founder and COO Artur Schaback believes:…

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EOT Blockchain Based Model for Passive Income

  Blockchain provides an opportunity to create passive income that is unique to the crypto world and can also be highly lucrative.     What is the EOT Blockchain?   The EOT Blockchain is an immutable record of all EOT transactions, stored on a network of computers thus creating a distributed ledger of all transactions.   How Does the EOT Blockchain Work?   When EOT started a first version of the record in the ledger was created and stored in what is block 1 or otherwise known as the Genesis…

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