Thursday, October 22, 2020
stability of bitcoin

Bitcoin Price Increases to $5,000?

Prices on Bitcoin continued their post SegWit rise, cruising toward $4000 and above. The price is not a surprise to some analysts who had predicted the rise even from the start...

Will blockchain become the Apple of data management technology?

Australian banking giant ANZ ruffled a lot of feathers recently with the release of a short, tidy little flowchart. Designed to help enterprise establishments determine if blockchain is the best solution...
segwit

SegWit Activates, Bitcoin Stability Remains Intact

SegWit (Segregated Witness) has just been locked in to the Bitcoin blockchain with little or no fanfare. Thirty-somethings will likely remember the Y2K scare at the end of the 20th century....
the fork

Bitcoin Value Surges Past $3000

Bitcoin values have skyrocketed over the past 24 hours, largely due to increased investor awareness and a calming after the fears of the August 1 fork. The price of Bitcoin has...
bitcoin cash

What the Heck is Bitcoin Cash?

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that Bitcoin is in the news lately. The incredible rise in value for the leading cryptocurrencies (read: digital currency systems) has caught the attention of...
blockchain technology

Blockchain Technology, Accounting, and Immediacy

Some industries have built-in limitations. For example, there are built-in limitations with construction because of the laws of physics. Accounting has some built-in limitations as well. On its surface, accounting is...
supercomputing

Decentralized Supercomputing? Many Hands Make Light Work

Parents have told groups of siblings for generations that ‘many hands make light work’. That may not sound good for brothers and sisters who don’t want to clean the garage, but...
digital currencies

From the Fringe to the Front

Bitcoin has always felt a little fringy…you know…dark corners, secret computer labs, and ‘assets’ being sent out. It’s all a bit cloak and dagger, and the major players in the financial...
Blockchain

Bitcoin, Blockchain, Criminals…and Your Credit Union? Oh My!

When the average consumer hears the word ‘Bitcoin’, it will likely conjure up images of shady guys in hoodies and black cargo pants trading something illegal in a dark alley and...

IBM launches first enterprise-ready blockchain service

IBM has launched its first enterprise-ready blockchain network built on the Linux Foundation's Hyperledger platform, designed to provide a framework for building new business focused networks that are underpinned by IBM's...

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Tech companies’ social responsibility advocated in UK PM’s speech

UK prime minister Theresa May demanded social responsibility for tech companies to filter illegal content, she said on Thursday afternoon. Speaking at the World...

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