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Bitcoin news: Expert says cryptocurrency is a ‘technological breakthrough’

“Right now, crypto's primary use, bitcoin's primary use is either as a store value, we're starting to see it in money transfer, but it's among the early adopters still. “But that's true of every technology, right? When digital cameras came out they weren't very effective. “When cell-phones came out they weren't … read more …

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Blockchain Isn’t The Magic Pill To Banking Ills

With the market cap of digital currencies like Ether, Litecoin and Ripple surging in 2017, pundits are already speculating that “2018 will see many more cryptocurrencies double in value.” However, while we all know about these incredible valuations, the fakes are bringing down the credibility of the … read more …

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Blockchain “Biggest Bubble Ever,” Chinese Billionaire Declares

Blockchain is the biggest bubble the world has ever seen, but bubble is the catalyst for technological revolution. Similar to the industrial revolution and the dot com bubble, the underlying technology changed the world after the bubble burst. We must embrace bubbles now, as missing the bubble will be … read more …

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Bank of China Thinks It Has a Solution to the Blockchain Scaling Issue

Bank of China, one of the four largest state-owned commercial banks in the country, has filed a patent application for a process it says is better able to scale blockchain systems. According to a document released on Feb. 23 by China's State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO), the application was first … read more …

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Nebulas Project – The Search Engine For The Blockchain

The web years back is in a state where the blockchain is today; you can liken it to a hall of shelves with no directions, or a book without an index page. Searching through such a hall for a book you need would be extremely difficult, likewise looking through a book for a particular section you don't know … read more …

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So…what is blockchain technology? Here’s what you need to know

With the hype surrounding cryptocurrencies continuing to grow, more people are hearing about the underlying technology known as blockchain. At the core of blockchain technology is a publicly shared “immutable digital ledger” – meaning that it's essentially a tamper-proof record-keeping technology. read more …

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India’s NASSCOM Partners With Blockchain Institute

I've said it before, and I'll say it again, it seems that people either love cryptocurrency and blockchain or they hate it. There's no in-between. There's no Switzerland. It's an all or nothing sort of deal. Earlier today, the U.K. Treasury Committee launched an inquiry into cryptocurrency and blockchain, stating … read more …

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9 Social Good Blockchain Companies You Should Get Behind

There's a lot of recent hype surrounding blockchain-based cryptocurrencies and get-rich-quick schemes, but it's important to recognize that blockchain's powerful technological capabilities are also capable of implementing worldwide social change. Here are nine companies using the blockchain platform … read more …

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