Bitcoin May End Up being a Bigger Idea than Amazon or Apple, Says Ark Investment Management

Bitcoin May End Up being a Bigger Idea than Amazon or Apple, Says Ark Investment Management

Bitcoin may be a bigger idea than Amazon or Apple. That’s according to Catherine Wood, CEO and CIO of Ark Investment Management, and reporters from The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg. In a PBS interview, with Charlie Rose, they spoke about the futur…

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The war on the petrodollar through Bitcoin

The war on the petrodollar through Bitcoin

As the largest economic powers in the world vie for power, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are leaving the petrodollar increasingly vulnerable

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Why Bitcoin Could One Day Replace ATMs

Why Bitcoin Could One Day Replace ATMs

Tony Gallippi, co-founder and executive chairman at BitPay, a leading bitcoin payments processing platform for merchants, revealed that ATMs in Las Vegas are charging over $124 in transaction fees for withdrawals through debit cards. Though there was n…

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Zimbabwe – a Bitcoin case study

Zimbabwe – a Bitcoin case study

As Zimbabwe moves closer to another financial meltdown, many citizens are turning to bitcoin in search of a solution to their financial woes

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Modern Wi-Fi Networks are Vulnerable, Impact on Mobile Bitcoin Wallet Security

Modern Wi-Fi Networks are Vulnerable, Impact on Mobile Bitcoin Wallet Security

Earlier this week, Mathy Vanhoef of the Imec-DistriNet research group, discovered serious weaknesses and vulnerabilities in WPA2, a protocol which is used to secure all modern Wi-Fi networks. Vanhoef’s paper noted: “An attacker within range of a victim…

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Circle Acquires Trigger Finance To Help Deliver Investment Products For Crypto Assets

Circle Acquires Trigger Finance To Help Deliver Investment Products For Crypto Assets

Circle, a peer-to-peer payments technology startup, has acquired mobile investing platform Trigger Finance. The Trigger Finance team anchors Circle’s new office in New York City, and will help deliver new investment products for crypto assets, th…

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Palestine considering bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

Palestine considering bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

As Palestine looks to free itself from Israel’s economic grasp, the country’s monetary authority is floating the idea of creating its own cryptocurrency

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Bitcoin still king of the hill amid fear, uncertainty and doubt

Bitcoin still king of the hill amid fear, uncertainty and doubt

With all the fear-mongering going on in the media these days, it’s almost hard to forget how far we’ve come. Bitcoin remains king of the hill, further revealing its anti-fragile nature.

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Crypto in countries without currencies – Ecuador

Crypto in countries without currencies – Ecuador

As one of the 50 countries across the world without its own currency, Ecuador has been making an effort to create a digital state-sponsored legal tender

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ICOs seek refuge in renowned tax havens: From Gibraltar to Isle of Man

ICOs seek refuge in renowned tax havens: From Gibraltar to Isle of Man

As fire and fury reign down on ICOs from media, government officials, and naysayers, these renowned tax havens offer a bit of refuge

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