cryptocurrency

Crypto Massacre – Bloody Tuesday

Bitcoin, Ethereum and other popular alt-coins have recently in the last week began to drop in value but many are left wondering why? First and foremost the drop in value was initially triggered by an alleged announcement by the Chinese authorities that they may target Bitcoin mining and other sectors related [...]

By | 2018-01-17T02:42:00+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

UPFIRING (UFR) – Incentivised p2p sharing

Please raise your (virtual) hand if you at least once in your life used any peer-to-peer network to download a movie or a music album. The idea of having another p2p project on the market might not be particularly appealing to most of the consumers. So, what is so unique [...]

By | 2018-01-09T01:21:47+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

A Simple Guide to Your Crypto Investment

With an increasing number of people investing in cryptocurrencies, the total market cap is predicted to reach multi-trillion-dollar level in 2018. Some reserved estimations claim that if the bullish trend continues throughout this year, $2bln total market cap is totally achievable by the end of 2018. Others think that [...]

By | 2018-01-08T09:04:24+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Tags: , , |

XTRABYTES (XBY) – The future of blockchain 3.0

Currently, maintaining Bitcoin requires enough energy to supply a small European state. Also, if BTC was to be classified as a country, it would rank 61st in terms of its energy needs (0.13% of global power consumption as of December 2017). What makes Bitcoin so power hungry is the PoW (Proof-of-Work) algorithm [...]

By | 2018-01-08T09:01:29+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Tags: , , |

World’s Largest Options Exchange Lists Bitcoin, Bitcoin Propelling to go Mainstream

Bitcoin has propelled itself to go mainstream, which majority of such implementation to take place in the next few years. However Bitcoin's futures have already been implemented with Chicago Board Option Exchanged (CBOE) launching their futures exchange last week. There is more good news this week for Bitcoin futures with [...]

By | 2017-12-19T22:09:55+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

Is Bitcoin a “Speculative Asset”?

Out of all the criticisms the Bitcoin has faced, the most popular criticism that we usually see is with regards to the Bitcoin being called a "speculative bubble" that is "waiting to burst". Despite these rumors being around for years and such rumors and doomsday scenarios time and time [...]

By | 2017-12-19T22:09:55+00:00 December 16th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

Bittrex Leaked Documents: Pumps and Dumps, Sharing Private Data and Withholding Funds

Recently Bitcoin exchanges and even mining marketplaces have come under scrutiny due to Bitcoin's being hacked with one recent example being NiceHash which is a Bitcoin mining marketplace that lost nearly $64,000,000 worth of Bitcoins in a hack over a week ago. Such concerns have fueled speculation into how safe [...]

By | 2017-12-19T22:09:55+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

Bitcoin Futures and Their Implications

Bitcoin critics and enthusiasts have both had a lot to say in terms of their opinion with regards to Bitcoin futures being launched by Cboe and CME. Enthusiasts have proclaimed future contracts will transform the Bitcoin by placing it on a fast track lane to full adaptation by financial institutes [...]

By | 2017-12-19T22:09:55+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

Will Bitcoin Fork Again?

SegWit2x is a solution to increase transaction capabilities, block size capacity and to address a number of issues the Bitcoin faces as it goes more and more mainstream, to learn more click this link for all the information - https://www.thehedgecoingroup.com/single-post/2017/10/07/Segwit2x---101 So let's get to it! The pros and cons [...]

By | 2017-12-19T22:09:56+00:00 December 10th, 2017|Tags: , , |
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