Bitcoin Cash Gains More Infrastructure In the Midst of Segwit2x Drama

Emerging Markets This week the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) ecosystem is seeing further infrastructure growth as wallet providers, merchants and exchanges continue to announce BCH support. The entire BCH network is seeing improvements every day, while the legacy chain and Segwit2x supporters argue relentlessly.   Also read: Singapore-Based Bitcoin Startups Deal With Bank Account Closures Bitcoin Cash Revamps Its Website, While More Infrastructure Support Flocks to the Network The Bitcoin Cash network is currently closing in on two months of Read more …

BASTONET PROJECT: AIRLINE AND TRAVEL INDUSTRY ON THE BLOCKCHAIN

This technology has shown a lot of promises in various industries, and the BASTONET PROJECT seeks to engineer its use in the airline and travel industry. The BASTONET PROJECT will ensure that the airline industry operates at optimal efficiency, cutting out data redundancy down time, and ensuring that the overall experience for all stakeholders is enhance at the level of consummate excellence USING REAL TIME ENCRYPTED information transfer. As with typical blockchain network, this platform will be permissionless, since all Read more …

Drawing a Line on Internet Restrictions Using Blockchain Tech

If you have heard of or used cryptocurrencies, you probably did so due to its privacy features. And, these very features allow people to keep their private information secret while sending and receiving funds over the internet, which has become the most exploited use case of digital currencies. However, imagine a world where all the privacy features of cryptocurrencies could be integrated into everything we do on the internet. In a society where governments consistently monitor the internet traffic, imagine Read more …

MobileGo Price Technical Analysis for 09/28/2017 – Chalking Up Gains!

MobileGo has chalked up significant losses against bitcoin and ethereum as these regained a positive light from the investing community. As it turned out, Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman said that bitcoin is more than just a fad, allowing this particular currency to rally across the board. MobileGo is a dual-blockchain token that will “gamify” the GameCredits Mobile Store which currently has over 300 games from 150 different developers. The token is the first dual-blockchain asset ever issued, as users Read more …

Localbitcoins Trading Volume Sets New Global All-Time High

Markets and Prices Peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin trading on Localbitcoins established a new global weekly all-time high for the week of the 19th of September, largely driven by an exodus of capital from China’s cryptocurrency markets. The spike in global P2P trading volume has seen record-breaking Localbitcoins trading volume across numerous international markets, including China, India, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Switzerland, Thailand, the United Arab Emirates, and Venezuela in recent weeks. Also Read: Localbitcoins Compensates Users by Selling Bitcoin Read more …

The Legendary Mayor of Vilnius Arturas Zuokas Advises TokenDesk

Arturas Zuokas – the former mayor of Vilnius will be consulting London based blockchain technology firm TokenDesk, as the business works towards the development of the biggest global ICO platform. The main direction of the business is the development of the biggest global ICO platform. Prominent founders The founders of TokenDesk aren’t new players in the market. Gintaras Tamosiunas — the CEO, is a former member of the Parliament of Lithuania. He and Tadas Rimdzius co-founded bilietai.lt – the biggest Read more …

Morgan Stanley CEO: Bitcoin Is ‘More Than Just A Fad’

The head of one of Wall Street’s biggest banks believes bitcoin is “more than just a fad.” James Gorman, CEO of Morgan Stanley, made the comments during an event hosted by the Wall Street Journal today. According to Bloomberg, Gorman said that the privacy features of cryptocurrency are compelling. He said: “The concept of anonymous currency is a very interesting concept – interesting for the privacy protections it gives people, interesting because what it says to the central banking system Read more …

Blockchain Powers Shift To Decentralization In Media

Strict editorial control may have its benefits, but it is rarely unbiased. Audiences that face a flow of slanted information from a centralized outlet are not likely to get a full picture of a story. This state of affairs is widely criticized as a threat to true freedom of speech, especially in authoritarian nations where media are commonly used to implement propagandist agenda. Extensive usage of social networks by media and public figures effectively follows the same pattern. An alternative Read more …

UNAUDITED CONSOLIDATED INTERIM FINANCIAL STATEMENTS FOR THE SIX MONTH PERIOD ENDED 30 JUNE 2017

Coinsilium, the blockchain venture builder and investor that finances and manages the development of early-stage blockchain technology companies, is pleased to announce its unaudited consolidated interim financial statements for the six months ended 30 June 2017. Financial Summary Total Comprehensive Income* of £290,210 (H1 2016: loss of £258,533) Loss for the period from continuing operations reduced by 24% to £205,378, (H1 2016: loss of £269,756) Loss per share of£0.02 (H1 2016: loss per share of £0.04) Available for sale financial assets amounted to Read more …

Ether Prices Climb Above $300 to Break Two-Week Lull

Ether prices have climbed back above $300 for the first time in more than two weeks. The price of the cryptocurrency first crossed the $300 line after 15:15 UTC, according to CoinDesk market data, sliding back below that level an hour later. Ether’s price has traded consistently above $300 since 18:15 UTC. Ether, the underlying cryptocurrency of the ethereum, has consistently traded below the $300 level since September 12, and today’s move signifes a break in the two-week lull seen Read more …

Missouri Senate Candidate Accepting Bitcoin for Campaign Contributions

Austin Petersen, a candidate for the US Senate in Missouri, is making some waves as he is accepting Bitcoin for campaign contributions. It’s a given that you’ll hear complaints about “big money” flowing into campaigns during the election season. Of course, the sad reality is that politicians are bought and paid for all the time as running a campaign is extremely costly. What has become really interesting is seeing cryptocurrency coming into play for political campaigns. A candidate for the Read more …

Staking Sidechains? New Paper Proposes Twist on Bitcoin Tech

A pseudonymous developer is seeking to refresh an old idea for boosting bitcoin’s functionality. Named ‘proof-of-mainstake,’ the paper proposes an incentive system for the mining of sidechains, blockchains with alternative rulesets that developers believe could one day be “attached” to bitcoin. At its core, the idea proposes securing sidechains, designed to boost the functionality of bitcoin, by entering miners into a kind of lottery system. In this way, the proof-of-mainstake proposal aims to solve the issue of miner incentives by allowing traders to bet on a Read more …