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People Are Paying Insane Amounts of Real Money for “Virtual Real Estate”

Authored by Victor Tangermann via Futurism, A plot of land that you can call your own. A couple of thousand square feet of untouched soil, trees and all, where you can let...

Bitcoin Is Going To Use As Much Electricity As Austria By The Year’s End

Authored by Dan Robitzski via Futurism, At this point, mining Bitcoin requires such intensive, specific hardware that the only way for most people to get in on the crypto game is to...

Your Crypto Hardware Wallet Might Not Be as Secure as You Think

So, you just bought some crypto. Congrats! (Or: Congrats ?) But now you need a place to store it. But the safest place you’ve been told to store it…may not really...

2018 Could Be the Rise of Ripple

Ripple’s Rise In 2017, cryptocurrencies rose from a novel, yet perhaps promising, concept that only a few heavily supported to a booming industry that some believe has the power to rectify the...

Blockchain Could Help Restaurants Make Sure the Seafood You Order Is Actually What Lands...

Fraud runs rampant in the seafood industry, but blockchain (the technology supporting the growing cryptocurrency market) could help ensure the fish you order in a restaurant is the fish that finds...

Russian Nuclear Scientists Got Busted Mining Bitcoin Using Their Work Supercomputers

Security officials caught several engineers attempting to mine cryptocurrency using the supercomputer at the top-secret Russian nuclear warhead facility where they work. Russian Roulette The average crappy employee leaves work early, online shops...

A New Platform Will Make Zero-Fee Crypto Trading a Reality

A New Venture Starting in February, stock trading app Robinhood will let users buy and sell the cryptocurrencies bitcoin and ether without paying any transaction fees. As of today, January 25, users...

Climatecoin Aims to Be the World’s First Carbon-Neutral Cryptocurrency

Carbon Credits Climatecoin, an Ethereum-based cryptocurrency, has partnered with a carbon credit exchange in an effort to help in the fight against climate change. The move is expected to lead to the...

Five Bitcoin Must Reads of 2017

Bitcoin has enjoyed a massive increase in value and a surge of new users over the last 12 months. Its success looks set to continue into 2018, but there are still...

Ripple, the Fourth-Largest Cryptocurrency, Just Passed a Major Milestone

RIPPLE PASSED A DOLLAR In the cryptocurrency game, it can seem as though Bitcoin rules all, but other cryptos are finding success as well. In the most recent news, the fourth-largest cryptocurrency...