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Coinbase CEO Warns that Cryptocurrency Mass Adoption is a Long Way Off

Category: Development, Exchange, News, Regulation, Tech

Coinbase CEO Warns that Cryptocurrency Mass Adoption is a Long Way Off

In Mid August Brian Armstrong, CEO the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase warned that mass adoption of cryptocurrencies is going to take much longer than expected. This is a possible harbinger of slowing growth in market capitalization in Bit coin. The Bitcoin price is currently over its psychological threshold of $6,000.  This is a barrier which was crossed twice in…

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BX Is Betting on a Decentralized Gambling Ecosystem

Category: Blockchain, Business, ICO News, News

BX Is Betting on a Decentralized Gambling Ecosystem

BX touts itself as a blockchain betting and prediction market ecosystem while hoping to cut the middleman out of gambling. The ultimate goal is to disrupt and streamline the betting industry by getting rid of the bookie. Since 2009 the online sports betting market has doubled in size and its current market cap is around $60 billion. In spite of…

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Deloitte’s Six Blockchain Trends for 2018

Category: Blockchain, Business, Commentary, News

Deloitte’s Six Blockchain Trends for 2018

While cryptocurrencies have grabbed global headlines, the technology underlying them, Blockchain, appears to be determining market trends in 2018. Deloitte Determines Blockchain Trends Blockchain technology launched a run of its own in 2017, with businesses seeing significant investments based on the inclusion of the word blockchain in their name. Before many in business circles knew what blockchain technology was or…

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Luxcore Engages in Corporate Reshuffle, Appoints John McAfee as CEO

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Development, News

Luxcore Engages in Corporate Reshuffle, Appoints John McAfee as CEO

Luxcore recently finished a corporate reorganization along with a series of hard forks which introduced new blockchain features its ecosystem to maintain a leadership role as a blockchain service provider, as stated in an announcement on August 13, 2018. The company bills itself as an enterprise-ready blockchain ecosystem platform. The recent reorganization is an effort to attract more partners to their…

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Bitcoin and Ether Lose Ground and Tim Draper Keeps the Faith

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Investment, News

Bitcoin and Ether Lose Ground and Tim Draper Keeps the Faith

In August 2018, Bitcoin and a large batch of other cryptocurrencies experienced a massive sell-off, and the market is showing few signs of turning around any time soon. This week, Bitcoin dropped as much as 6.2 percent to $5,887. This is the pioneer digital currency’s lowest level since June. However, as Bitcoin maintains its low but stable level, Ether is…

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Curing Ad Blindness with Blockchain: Marketing 3.0

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Business, News, Platform

Curing Ad Blindness with Blockchain: Marketing 3.0

Advertisers are looking to blockchain technology to subvert the marketing phenomena called “ad blindness.” Ad blindness is a sort of natural defense against the constant bombardment of ads people are subjected to on a daily basis. Essentially, potential consumers disregard most of the advertisements with which they are deluged. This adaptation, along with ad blocking software, is enough to cost…

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IBM and Maersk Eye Blockchain Logistics Market with TradeLens

Category: Adoption, Blockchain, Business, Finance, News

IBM and Maersk Eye Blockchain Logistics Market with TradeLens

On August 9, 2018, IBM and supply chain juggernaut Maersk have added 92 clients to their blockchain platform in a bid to revolutionize global shipping using blockchain technology. Blockchain and Logistics The new venture created by the two global companies has been dubbed TradeLens. Through its early, the companies have been working on an interlocking system of blockchain backed ports…

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Cryptocurrency Mining Firm Soluna to Build a 900-Megawatt Wind Farm in Saharan Desert

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Mining, News

Cryptocurrency Mining Firm Soluna to Build a 900-Megawatt Wind Farm in Saharan Desert

Soluna, a blockchain company began plans to create a 900-megawatt wind farm with the aim of generating power for a computer center in Dakhla in the Morocco-administered Western Sahara Desert. Initial work on the facility will begin in 2019. In the beginning phases of this project, the wind farm will not be connected to the national grid; however, according to…

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Cryptocurrencies Meet Art at London’s Mayfair Gallery

Category: Adoption, Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, News

Cryptocurrencies Meet Art at London’s Mayfair Gallery

Come October 2018, and art patrons can purchase creative works at London’s Mayfair using one of the top eight cryptocurrencies. The global exhibition has always been at the cutting edge of the visual arts; it is now moving from fine art to fintech as allows patrons to pay with only cryptocurrencies in exchange for some of the most sought-after pieces on…

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Plasma and Plasma Cash: The Future of Scaling and Security

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Business, Cryptocyclopedia, Development, News

Plasma and Plasma Cash: The Future of Scaling and Security

In March of 2018 Vitalik Buterin introduced Plasma and Plasma Cash as a solution to some of the largest difficulties facing blockchain technology Scaling, security, and verification have long plagued the emerging field of blockchain technology and cast doubt into the minds of potential investors. In 2017, document describing the upgrade came online entitled Plasma: Scalable Autonomous Smart Contracts, written…

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