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Meet the newest cryptocurrency trend: privacy coins

January 3rd, 2018 at 11:06 am » Comments Off

Privacy and anonymity are all the rage, and these coins are benefiting big time.



Here’s what the World’s Central Banks are saying about bitcoin

December 13th, 2017 at 12:10 pm » Comments Off

More than eight years since the birth of bitcoin, central banks around the world are increasingly recognizing the potential upsides and downsides of digital currencies.



Bitcoin is the total opposite or a Ponzi scheme- here’s why

December 11th, 2017 at 12:21 pm » Comments Off

What is a ‘Ponzi Scheme’, you ask? “A Ponzi scheme is a fraudulent investing scam promising high rates of return with little risk to investors. The Ponzi scheme generates returns for older investors by acquiring new investors. This is similar to a pyramid scheme in that both are based on using new investors’ funds to […]



Bitcoin futures trading opens,bringing crypto to Wallstreet

December 11th, 2017 at 12:06 pm » Comments Off

  Bitcoin futures debut with 26% rally, trigger Cboe trading halts.



Will cryptocurrencies trash cash? ‘Fedcoin’ could do it

December 1st, 2017 at 12:16 pm » Comments Off

The cryptocurrency hype train obviously has no brakes. But could it eventually replace cash in the US? According to the thinking of economists cited by the Bank for International Settlements, it just might. And to the chagrin of the anti-establishment types that fueled bitcoin’s early rise, it will likely be run by the Federal Reserve.



Cash is quickly becoming obsolete in China

November 25th, 2017 at 12:49 pm » Comments Off

There are more ways to pay for goods and services now than ever before, and as such paper money seems increasingly old-fashioned.



The US is no longer the world’s largest Bitcoin market

November 3rd, 2017 at 2:39 pm » Comments Off

Japan has risen above the U.S. in the worldwide rankings for the largest bitcoinexchange market. The country now accounts for roughly 48 percent of the global market share, reaching a high of 51 percent over the weekend.



The world’s first AI exchange-traded fund is set to run in Canada

November 3rd, 2017 at 10:16 am » Comments Off

Today’s artificial intelligence (AI), most experts will agree, is still far from what’s called a general AI — one that can perform any task human beings are capable of. Yet, despite limitations, AIs have become rather powerful — at least enough to beat human beings in their own games, or even to take over performing certain […]



Most Americans remain blissfully unaware of the blockchain revolution

November 3rd, 2017 at 10:04 am » Comments Off

With the cryptocurrency market cap now estimated to be in the hundreds of billions of dollars and a sort of familiar frenzy kicking into overdrive, here’s another reminder that widespread adoption by the U.S. public has not yet materialized.



A California city is launching the first US experiment in basic income — and residents will get $6,000 a year

October 20th, 2017 at 10:20 am » Comments Off

Stockton, California Mayor Michael Tubbs is leading the charge on a basic income experiment in his recovering town.



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