Month: April 2019

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Zebpay Integrates Bitcoin Lightning Payments on Its Mobile App

Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange Zebpay now supports Lightning payments. The exchange announced the news via a blog post, where it claims to be the “first major exchange” to enable Lightning payments for its users. Per the report, Zebpay users can now login into their wallet and use their bitcoin balances to make micro-purchases for free. “Making Bitcoin […]

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3 Applications of Cryptocurrency Beyond Peer-to-Peer Payments

To be sure, digital currency markets have had their ups and downs. A recent study by Gallup shows that only 2 percent of investors are currently purchasing Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies, but one in four is intrigued. With major banks betting on the space, however, that math may be about to change. Whether or not your company accepts cryptocurrency […]

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Bitmain Announces Antminer s17 Date: Can It Turn the Company’s Fortunes Around?

Cryptomining manufacturer Bitmain has revealed the release date for its next-generation Antminer S17 series. The S17 set of miners includes the Antminer S17 Pro, Antminer S17 and the Antminer T17. The Antminer S17 is the latest in the company’s line of fabless mining chips. According to the post, the chips, which are expected to go on sale […]

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What is Cryptocurrency: Everything You Must Need To Know!

What Is Cryptocurrency:  21st-Century Unicorn – Or The Money Of The Future? This introduction explains the most important thing about cryptocurrencies. After you‘ve read it, you‘ll know more about it than most other humans. Today cryptocurrencies (Buy Crypto) have become a global phenomenon known to most people. While still somehow geeky and not understood by […]

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Bad News Day for Bitcoin: It’s Destroying the World and Bank Accounts

Even though cryptocurrencies technically have no physical presence, they really do a make a impact on the environment — and even could affect the amount of money people have in their accounts. From January 2016 to June 2018, the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education in Cincinnati monitored how much energy it took to […]

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Why Your Business Assets Belong on the Blockchain

“Asset” may have a clinical ring to it, but it refers to much of what makes our lives, businesses and stock portfolios go ’round. The deed to your house, the 401(k) you plan to retire on and the antique watch you inherited from your grandfather are all assets; so clearly “assets” are worth the effort […]

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60-Second Video: Bitcoin Crashes, Selfishness Doesn’t Pay and NASA to Sell Seats

Bitcoin continues to tumble, sinking another 16 percent to $4,200, a new low for 2018. The cryptocurrency is now down more than 65 percent this year. A Securities and Exchange Commission crackdown on crypto founders, along with general market uncertainty, may be to blame. New research shows it doesn’t always pay to be selfish. According to the […]

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How Bitcoin Could Help Iran Undermine U.S. Sanctions

TEHRAN — Stepping from a car into a muddy industrial site in the Iranian desert, a 22-year-old European Bitcoin investor raised his voice to be heard over the roar of a gas-fired generator. His Iranian counterparts — a bespectacled information-technology specialist, a self-described ‘‘hard-core Bitcoiner’’ and the businessman running the site — walked their foreign […]

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Bitcoin Has Saved My Family

CIUDAD GUAYANA, Venezuela — On Tuesday, I went shopping for milk. With the chronic food shortages in Venezuela, that errand already is very complicated, but there’s an extra layer of difficulty for me: I don’t own bolívars, Venezuela’s official currency. I keep all of my money in Bitcoin. Keeping it in bolívars would be financial suicide: The last […]

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The Best Articles to Learn about Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Cryptocurrency

About a month ago I decided to dive in and learn more about cryptocurrency since my investing in it was doing well. The challenge with Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, though, is that it’s such a new and rapidly changing field that it’s hard to find any good books or established resources on the topics. You mostly have to […]

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