Mike Novogratz, formerly of Fortress Financial, went all-in on crypto following his stint at Wall Street giant Fortress Investments.Continue reading
According to a survey conducted by PANews, routed through Chinese crypto-friendly media outlet 8BTC, 98.22% of those surveyed had heard of cryptocurrency technology, whether it be Bitcoin (B.T.C.), Ethereum (E.T.H.), or otherwise.Continue reading
Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency–In another bid for adoption, the industry of cryptocurrency and Bitcoin ATMs is on the rise in the final month of 2018 despite the market capitalization settling at a low point to end the year.Continue reading
In 2018’s crypto bear market, Dash Core Group (DCG), the consortium behind the DASH altcoin, has seemingly gone silent on a public stage, with there being little-to-zero propagation of news regarding the once much-hyped project.Continue reading
Ron Paul, a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania native and retired politician, has long been a progressive leader on America’s political stage.
Ethereum’s Scaling Qualms
Ethereum, officially launched in 2015, was first lauded as a decentralized, open-source, and public platform that would allow for on-blockchain computing and data processing. And as such, the project, which touted its blockchain as a so-called “world computer,” quickly garnered traction from every corner of the crypto industry. In a testament to its rapid rise to prominence, Ether, the native digital asset of the Ethereum ecosystem, quickly bounded past a majority of altcoins to firmly situate itself in the crypto market’s top 10.
In a short conversation with Ran Neuner, host of CNBC’s Crypto Trader, Eric Vorhees, CEO of ShapeShift shared his views on the future of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies.
Following the Binance [cryptocurrency exchange] announcement of supporting the near upcoming Bitcoin Cash [BCH] hard fork [HF], the blockchain’s token value against the US Dollar has seen no stop of increase. Hard fork taking place on Nov 15.
“Bitcoin, Crypto Will Replace Government Fiat Over Time”
Erik Voorhees, CEO of ShapeShift, recently sat down with Naomi Brockwell, a crypto-loving film/TV producer, in an exclusive interview regarding Bitcoin’s 10th anniversary and what’s next for this nascent industry.
Cryptocurrency, Stablecoins, Bitcoin (BTC)–As stablecoins, the new industry of cryptocurrency that is focused on price stability, continues to gain traction relative to Bitcoin and the altcoin market, competition is going to mount over the viability of transacting as adoption grows. While stablecoins offer a fair amount of utility in terms of a digital tender, Bitcoin comes with the added layer of true decentralization (i.e., not tethered to the value of an external entity), allowing it to operate on a more libertarian platform for those inclined to debate the political utility of crypto. Bitcoin, and the altcoin market, also offers the ability for projects to appreciate with earned value–or price speculation–similar to the stock market.