Blockchain Revolution, by Don and Alex Tapscott
Blockchain Technology: A Potential Solution to Systemic Voter Suppression
Blockstack: formerly called Onename, just raised $4 million
Ethereum smashed expectations: Ethereum set a new ATH
Pymnts: A full-featured payments online magazine.
Bitcoin Knowledge, by Trace Mayer
Harvard Business Review: Blockchain Is Foundational, Not Disruptive
Bitcoin Fraud Schemes: Canadian Police Warns Public of Bitcoin Fraud Schemes
Has ETHEREUM Reached Its Peak?: Here is another CRYPTOCURRENCY to watch
Bitcoin Analysis: A Bitcoin ETF Stands No Chance Chance with SEC Committed to Protecting Fiat Currency
Could Britain Become Cashless by 2043?: An online casino is predicting that Britain could become a cashless society by 2043 when the number of transactions undertaken with cash reaches zero percent.
New IRS Filing Tries to Force Coinbase Into Handing Over its Data: The US Internal Revenue Service has asked a federal court to compel digital currency exchange Coinbase to provide it with user records in response to a subpoena.
Blockchain Revolution: A group of global governments, tech firms and blockchain startups have announced the launch of a new initiative dubbed the Blockchain Research Institute.
Bitcoin's Scaling Debate is Devolving Into an All-Out Twitter War: The bitcoin world has been in something of a furore over an attack that took down most of the nodes running Bitcoin Unlimited – a controversial alternative version of the cryptocurrency's code.
Bitcoin Price Support Weakens in Dip Below $1,200: The digital currency's price fell to as little as $1,132.45 by 21:00 UTC, CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) data shows. This daily low represented a more than 10% decline from bitcoin's opening price of $1,259.60.
Bitcoin Price Loses $200, Falls Under $950: Bitcoin price has sunk to a 30-day low, losing over $200 in a 24-hour period to hit a low of $938.73 on the Bitstamp Price Index (BPI).
Can Ethereum Overtake Bitcoin?: Eth has been partying recently. The currency has increased daily, reaching a new all-time high of almost $60, before seemingly stabilizing at around $40. Its market cap is now around $4 billion and its trading volumes are nearing bitcoin’s..
Coinbase Comes Out Against Bitcoin Exchanges’ Hard Fork Statement: The likelihood of a hardfork has now considerably increased as bitcoin unlimited is headed for around 40% network share, which may periodically give it a temporary share of 50% due to variance.
Chinese Regulators Propose Rules for Bitcoin Exchanges: The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has proposed revisions to its anti-money laundering (AML) requirements for bitcoin exchanges
Coinbase has added margin trading to its bitcoin exchange: Eligible traders can now trade up to 3X leveraged orders on Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin order books.
Major Banks See Massive Decline in User Base, Can Bitcoin Capitalize?: Major banks such as Wells Fargo are struggling to deal with a rapid decline in their user and consumer base. One major factor behind the dwindling performance of banks is the disconnection with millennials. The vast majority of young adults and new generation users have lost trust in banks and are searching for new alternatives such as bitcoin.
BitGo Reveals Hard Fork Planning; Will Not Support Bitcoin Unlimited: With a hard fork looming, BitGo, a multi-signature bitcoin wallet, has advised its customers what to do in the case of a new chain, whether it is Bitcoin Unlimited, which BitGo deems unsupportable, or a supportable option such as Segregated Witness.
Bitcoin Rises, US Dollar Sinks: Bitcoin prices have bounced back above $1,000 on Monday, registering a high of $1,032 on the Bitstamp Price Index.
More Banks to Sign Up for ING's Ethereum Oil Trading Platform: Dutch bank ING is winding down work on more than 20 blockchain applications, and that’s a good thing, according to one of the bank’s directors of innovation.
Bitcoin Price Spikes Spurred by Chinese Capital Curbs: A prominent equities analyst at an Australian private brokerage sees China’s capital controls as a major factor behind the recent surges of the value of bitcoin.