Innovation-Hungry Oregon Leaders Look Towards Upcoming Blockchain Venture

Many leaders in Oregon are bullish towards blockchain. They’re hoping Oregon can become a prime location for digital innovation and entrepreneurship. A number of influential Oregonians across the educational, business, and technological fields are eager to see their state play a leading role in the blockchain world. This month a partnership between a number of entities … Continue reading Innovation-Hungry Oregon Leaders Look Towards Upcoming Blockchain Venture

Forbes Journalist: Embrace Bitcoin’s Bipolar Tendencies

If bear markets terrify you, take some advice from an experienced economic researcher and editor at Forbes who bought Bitcoin for $14. Things are far more serious when you’re charged for Bitcoin’s price oscillations. An Intellectual Affair Jeffrey Tucker knows money. Not strictly as an entrepreneur, businessman, or trader, but as a researcher of financial … Continue reading Forbes Journalist: Embrace Bitcoin’s Bipolar Tendencies

Tim Draper: Crypto Market Will Reach $80 Trillion Within 15 Years

Venture capitalist and famous cryptocurrency supporter Tim Draper exposed his prognostic on the cryptocurrency market at the DealStreetAsia PE-VC Summit in Singapore last Wednesday, when he predicted that it will rebound to $80 trillion within 15 years.  The Revolution The famous investor thinks that blockchain and cryptocurrencies are “going to have such a transformative effect … Continue reading Tim Draper: Crypto Market Will Reach $80 Trillion Within 15 Years

Changelly CEO Speaks on Monero Controversy and Shapeshift Ending Anonymity [Interview]

Bitcoinist spoke with the Ilya Bere, CEO of Changelly, an instant online cryptocurrency swap service, about its main competitor Shapeshift now requiring users to prove their identity, how his company is treading the current regulatory landscape, and where he sees cryptocurrency exchanges headed as a whole.  ‘Changelly is going to do everything possible to keep … Continue reading Changelly CEO Speaks on Monero Controversy and Shapeshift Ending Anonymity [Interview]

Tezos Price Up 30 Percent Ahead of Mainnet Launch

In what seems like a flat weekend market, Tezos has gained roughly around 30 percent following the news of its mainnet launch on Monday, September 17.  Mainnet Launch Announced, Prices React On Friday, September 14, Tezos (XTZ) 00 announced the official launch of their mainnet the coming Monday. At that point, the project’s token supply which is currently … Continue reading Tezos Price Up 30 Percent Ahead of Mainnet Launch

From Farm to Plate, Blockchain Is Revolutionizing Agriculture

Blockchain technology is increasingly being heralded as a solution to many of the problems plaguing today’s agricultural supply chain.    Many of today’s farmers are keen on embracing cutting-edge technology to help solve a variety of issues in the industry. A 2017 mid-year review from Ag Funder said start-ups related to farm management software, sensing, … Continue reading From Farm to Plate, Blockchain Is Revolutionizing Agriculture

CFTC Chairman Urges ‘Do No Harm’ Approach To Cryptocurrency Regulation

Comparing the development of cryptocurrencies to that of the Internet, the Chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) J. Christopher Giancarlo holds that regulators need to avoid inhibiting the innovation technology brings. Tolerant but Cautious Speaking to CNBC at the Singapore Summit September 14, CFTC Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo shared his thoughts on … Continue reading CFTC Chairman Urges ‘Do No Harm’ Approach To Cryptocurrency Regulation

3 Cryptocurrencies Ready to Beat Bitcoin This Week: VIBE, LSK, and ETH

Every week provides unique opportunities that can provide returns unseen in most financial markets. The majority of FUDsters do not even realize Bitcoin is still positive percentage wise, year to date. However, as Bitcoin fluctuates, altcoins fluctuate even more significantly. This week three altcoins require immediate attention: VIBE, LSK, and ETH. Choppy Market If a … Continue reading 3 Cryptocurrencies Ready to Beat Bitcoin This Week: VIBE, LSK, and ETH

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Hugely Popular at Universities

It often feels like the whole world of crypto is going to hell in a hand-basket. Perhaps we should take refuge in the knowledge that blockchain courses at universities are as popular as ever. Supply and Demand According to a recent study, 9 percent of US undergraduates at universities throughout the globe polled had already taken … Continue reading Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Hugely Popular at Universities