Tag Archives: Bitcoin
- Blockchain Life 2017 – the biggest conference on bitcoin, blockchain, cryptocurrency, and mining in Russia
September 22, 2017
One month is left before Blockchain Life 2017 – the biggest conference on bitcoin, blockchain, cryptocurrency, and mining in Russia. Rapid growth of new and already popular cryptocurrency, legalization of online exchanges, lifted ban on cryptocurrency advertisement online, and many other new projects based on blockchain in different technological areas...
- Roger Ver bets $1M that Bitcoin Cash will not be ‘short-lived’
Bitcoin.com chief executive Roger Ver has issued a $1 million challenge to F2Pool owner Wang Chun, who has claimed at a blockchain conference in Hong Kong that Bitcoin Cash “will be short-lived.” The two executives were part of a roundtable discussion at the Bitkan-hosted 2017 Shape the Future Blockchain Global...
- Post-fork watch: Bitcoin Cash moves forward with over 8,000 blocks processed
September 20, 2017
Seven weeks have gone by since the blockchain split last August 1, and the Bitcoin Cash network continues to grow stronger as more supporters rally and build infrastructure around the protocol. The Bitcoin Cash cryptocurrency and network was the product of the hard fork event, when a group of miners—who...
- Roger Ver touts Bitcoin Cash’s future to Bloomberg TV
Even amid the challenges it is facing today, the future of Bitcoin is looking brighter than ever before, according to early investor Roger Ver. In an interview with Bloomberg TV, the man—who people refer to as the “Bitcoin Jesus”—is confident that the cryptocurrency is only a few years away from...
- Ask not where bitcoin will be tomorrow, but 10 years from now
September 19, 2017
Volatility breeds attention, which breeds more volatility. Eventually positive feedback loops are exhausted of fuel and they settle back down. Every day now there is a new tidbit of news surrounding bitcoin that causes either panic buying or panic selling. This is merely a consequence of bitcoin being very young...
- China only pretending to fight bitcoin
September 12, 2017
Rumors are spreading that China is set to shut down local bitcoin exchanges. Headlines may be squawking that the price of bitcoin has plummeted because of this, but nothing out of the standard deviation of regular bitcoin volatility has occurred in reaction to this news. As news sites battle for...
‘Game of skill’ allows users to bet on bitcoin price movements
September 1, 2017
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017