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elon muskHow the Kardashians and Selena Gomez are smarter than Elon Musk

Elon Musk is clearly a business and technology genius. He drove the creation of SpaceX and reusable rockets and has electric cars popular. However, all of the members of the celebrity Kardashian family (Kim, Kylie Jenner, Khloé Kardashian, Kourtney Kardashian) …

blockchainTokenized securities made available for retail investors

Interview with Desico Co-Founder and CEO Laimonas Noreika Interest for tokenized securities has been growing lately as people begin to realize the potential held on the blockchain. As has been commonly mentioned throughout the public, traditional securities markets have many …

blockchainHas Ripple Survived the Bitcoin Bubble?

In 2017, Bitcoin enjoyed a historic and unprecedented price run, as its value increased from $900 to $20,000 in just 12 months. Towards the end of this run, the number of daily Bitcoin transactions also peaked, reaching 490,644 on December …

altcoinsInnovations in the Stablecoin Race

The stablecoin market has been interesting to follow for the most cynical reasons. Due to the memory of the internet bubble from 1995-2000, many investors are aware of the dynamics of technology hype cycles during the early stage of transformative …

blockchainEthereum co-founder explains blockchain no longer has 1000-times growth opportunities

Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum, said there isn’t an opportunity for yet another 1,000-times growth in anything in the space anymore. Growth in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the blockchain community through its first six or seven years was …

cryptocurrenciesWill failed national cryptocurrencies lead to adoption of better cryptocurrencies?

Iran is launching a cryptocurrency backed by its national fiat currency the Rial. Transactions will be recorded on a private blockchain based on open-source Hyperledger Fabric technology. The Central Bank of Iran will control the issuance of new tokens at …

blockchainTau Coin is the first Pure Proof of Transaction Coin

The common argument in the Blockchain world is Proof-of-Work versus Proof of stake. Proof-of-Work is proven while Proof-of-Stake is more energy efficient and more scalable. There is now another solution: TAU Coin and its Proof of Transaction (PoT) technology. TAU …

bitcoinBitcoin Exchange traded note and investment trust are ways to trade Bitcoin without holding Bitcoin

Bitcoin Tracker One is an Exchange Traded Note quoted in US dollars. It is similar to buying an American depositary receipt. It is not an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) but an Exchange Traded Note (ETN). Traders will see a foreign-listed …

blockchainOverstock lags Amazon in ecommerce but is a leader with tZero blockchain security trading

Overstock’s blockchain investments now provide 60% of the firm’s total value and the blockchain investments will drive the price to $112, an almost 150% increase from their current level according to Tom Forte, an analyst with D.A. Davidson. Overstock has …

economic impactUS Tariffs and Sanctions crushing Turkish Lira, Russian Ruble and other currencies

The Russian Ruble is at its weakest level in nearly two years with ruble touching 66.7099. The US will be applying new sanctions for Russia’s use of a chemical agent, Novichok, to poison former Russian spy Sergei Skripal in the …