Bitcoin splits and Bitcoin Cash is created. Explaining why and what happens now

Authored by David Glance via The Conversation, It all started as a discussion about how to change Bitcoin. Something was needed to help it cope better with the increasing number of people...

CEO: Ethereum Could Challenge Credit Card Companies In “A Couple of Years”

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin believes the blockchain-based platform has the potential to rival financial institutions like Visa in scale. Before it can, however, it needs to increase the speed with which...

Here’s Why Bitcoin, Litecoin and The Crypto Market Cap will Hit $2 Trillion in...

Bitcoin is missing a key ingredient to spring board it's value.  Institutions. The market cap of crypto will explode and pass $500 mln, and start to head to $1 tln. But how...

Here’s Why Bitcoin Rose More than $1,000 in Two Months

Outstanding Performance So far, 2017 has been an eventful year for Bitcoin. The platform recently endured a hard fork that saw it split in two and come out seemingly unscathed. Meanwhile, the cryptocurrency has...

This Latin American Country Could Adopt Bitcoin as an Official Currency

Venezuela is currently suffering from hyperinflation, which may force the country to shift to Bitcoin. The move would come after months of excessive purchasing and mining, and could be the start...

Goldman Sachs Sees Bitcoin Price Consolidation Around $8,000 Before Heading Up

Goldman Sachs is very interested in Bitcoin.  This summer, Goldman's research department began regular updates on Bitcoin's price movements.  In October, they announced they are exploring a new operation for trading...

Bitcoin Does It Again: New Record High Over $4,700

It seems like Bitcoin has forgotten how to not keep breaking records. The first and most popular cryptocurrency has once again topped itself earlier today by trading at $4,703.21 out-pacing its...

Get Ready. Renowned Bitcoin Trader Says the Currency Will Hit $15,000 in 2017.

Late last week, the price of bitcoin rose beyond $3,500, and it currently sits slightly above $4,200. While some are skeptical of this steady increase in value, according to an expert observer, it won’t...

Bitcoin Classic Shuts Down

Bitcoin is experiencing another hard fork and major value fluctuations this week. Bitcoin Classic will be shut down and its developers expect Bitcoin Cash to replace it and act as "Bitcoin"...

Ethereum Co-Founder Explains How Blockchain is Going to Disrupt the Modern Web

  Ethereum Co-Founder Explains How Blockchain is Going to Disrupt the Modern Web “If anyone is going to monetize aspects of your identity or communications, it should probably be you.” Ethereum co-founder Joe...

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This Airline Just Started Using an Ethereum Blockchain to Issue Tickets

Authored by Tom Ward via Futurism, Russian magazine Kommersant has reported that the airline S7 began selling tickets using an Ethereum blockchain on Monday. The country’s largest private financial...

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