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Month: August 2018

ICO Advisor Satis Claims $96K Bitcoin Price Possible in 5 Years

An ICO advisory firm believes bitcoin’s price might jump to $96,000 in the next five years, according to a new analysis of the crypto market.

Pay From Bitcoin Mainnet to Lightning and Back: Submarine Swaps Are Now Live

In order to make payments on the lightning network — Bitcoin’s second layer solution for instant and cheap transactions — users must first fund lightning channels. This process, however, creates a slight disconnect between lightning users and on-chain users. Lightning users can pay lightning users, and on-chain users can pay […]

Stellar Lumens Blockchain and XLM Cryptocurrency is a Top 5 … – Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Bitcoin Exchange GuideStellar Lumens Blockchain and XLM Cryptocurrency is a Top 5 …Bitcoin Exchange GuideStellar XLM is the 6th biggest cryptocurrency and one of the best-performing ones in 2018. Its goal is to connect payment systems, banks, and people in a more …and more »

Ripple Scores Small Win Against Investors Claiming XRP Is a Security

Ripple saw a victory Wednesday as a lawsuit against it received a “complex” designation, meaning it will be coordinated with another case.

VMWare Claims Greater Scalability With Open-Source Blockchain Project

VMWare has revealed “Project Concord” – an open-source blockchain effort that addresses scaling issues by altering a common consensus algorithm.

Venezuelan Banks Must Accept Petro—Maduro Introduces New Economic Reforms

Two days ago, Venezuela’s President, Nicolás Maduro, ordered the nation’s banks to adopt the Petro digital currency, so now Venezuelan banks must accept Petro. In a bid to reform the nation and alleviate the current Venezuelan economic crisis, Maduro is trying to get the Petro coin recognized as Venezuela’s second currency […]

Bitmain’s BTC.com is Launching an Ethereum Mining Pool

Bitmain Adds Ethereum Mining Pool: The world’s largest Bitcoin mining pool is cheating on Bitcoin. Bitmain’s BTC.com is expanding to add an Ethereum mining pool which will initially support both Ethereum and Ethereum classic.  Users will now be able to switch their hashing power from one pool to another, in light of what’s […]

ETFs and Financial Tools in the Cryptocurrency Market

After a brief hiatus, the Let’s Talk Bitcoin show is back with an informative episode on the intersection of “Wall Street” financial tools and the Bitcoin space. For those who are unfamiliar with how mainstream financial tools are being applied to cryptocurrencies, this episode serves as an ideal primer to […]

California Legislature Finalizes Blockchain Working Group Bill

The California legislature has finalized a bill directing the state to examine blockchain technology and how to update existing law to account for it.

Institutional Interest Bursting at the Seams, Bitcoin & Altcoins Roll Out the Red Carpet – Coingape

CoingapeInstitutional Interest Bursting at the Seams, Bitcoin & Altcoins Roll Out the Red CarpetCoingapeInstitutional interest is rising as Morgan Creek Digital, Bakkt, Iconiq Lab, Bittrex, and Coinbase among others roll out the red carpet for the institutional investors with their focused bitcoin & crypto offerings. Meanwhile, Deloitte study gives us […]