Bitcoin does not have a killer app, “I can’t use it to buy coffee”, says Mastering Bitcoin author

Andreas Antonopoulos, the author of Mastering Bitcoin and a Bitcoin proponent, spoke about the limited supply of Bitcoin and whether it is better to hold the cryptocurrency than trade it, in his latest Q&A session on Youtube. The author was asked how to incentivise the spending of Bitcoin when it is […]

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Amazon Gets Deeper into Blockchain, What Does it Mean For Crypto?

When huge tech or commerce companies get into blockchain it makes the headlines. They don’t come much bigger than retail giant Amazon which has just launched two new distributed ledger services. Yesterday Amazon Web Services (AWS) CEO Andy Jassy announced the launch of Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB) and Amazon […]

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Litecoin [LTC] creator explains the reason he does not like the term ‘Bitcoin Cash’

Recently, Roger Ver, CEO of Bitcoin.com debated with Charlie Lee, the creator of Litecoin [LTC] about Lee’s reason for not considering Bitcoin Cash as the real Bitcoin. Lee revealed that he does not like the term ‘Bitcoin Cash’ because of the confusion it creates in the community, with some people referring […]

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Money Is What Money Does: Asset Tokenization Via Blockchain

Asset tokenization is the next logical step in the technological evolution of commerce. It is the quantum leap that will enable us to transcend the fiat currency centered view of economics into a new, paradigm-shifting, ledger-centered cryptoeconomics. Attempts to build better solutions for the facilitation of commerce can be observed […]

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U.K. Asks Banks to Scrutinize Cryptocurrency Businesses, Does Not Consider Asset Class as Criminal | BTCMANAGER

The CEOs of several major banks in the U.K. received a letter from the country’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) over the potential risks when dealing with cryptocurrencies on June 11, 2018. Cryptocurrency Firms Pose Risk to Financial Framework As per details of the letter, institutional banks and financial service firms […]

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