Bitcoin

Is Bitcoin’s Consensus Algorithm Outdated? What Are the Alternatives?

As a field of computing and as an industry, blockchain technology has moved far beyond that of Bitcoin, not just in magnitude but in sophistication. While Bitcoin did (and to an extent still does) a fantastic job of introducing blockchain and ...

Tax evasions in Canada are on the rise – cryptos are primary suspects

Reports have been coming in from the Canada Revenue Agency that the country is experiencing a massive surge in the number of tax evasion cases. According to the agency, the cases are not only directed towards individual citizens, but also large ...

The Application of AI Is Improving the Security of Digital Payments

Even after the use of credit or debit cards have become commonplace, we still haven’t mitigated the threat of credit card theft. A lost card or stolen pin can result in our savings being cleared from our accounts if we’re not quick enough to catch ...

Bitcoin Continues Dominance, Ultimately Bringing Scalability Issues Into Focus

Bitcoin is currently enjoying another good run on the market, boasting an increase in market cap and total volume. While the cryptocurrency market as a whole is on the rise, Bitcoin continues to siphon business away from Altcoins. Such success, ...

Can Bitcoin Overcome the Issue of Scalability?

The ability to offer a currency that is regulated by its users instead of being at the mercy of large institutions has changed the way people think about economic exchanges. Since Bitcoin was released in 2009, it has grown to include millions of ...

Bringing Banking to the Unbanked and Small Companies

Being an entrepreneur in a country rife with inflation and corruption and crippled by economic sanctions can be a stressful business. If the national bank decides to go under and shut down its payment processes, it is likely that your business is ...

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Prediction 2019 – Bearish Divergence On Shorter Timeframes Signals A Price Drop (May 16th Update)

Mid May Update: Technicals Daily BTCUSD The daily BTCUSD chart shows that our intermediate bullish trend might be forming a rising or ascending broadening wedge - ascending broadening wedge is considered to be a reversal pattern, and is ...

Best Bitcoin And Crypto Books To Read in 2019 – A Must Read List

Reading books about blockchain is often times seen as a fool’s errand. After all, who needs books to learn about crypto. Just go and set up a blockchain node, make some smart contracts or start trading on an exchange, it’s all about that ...

Why Does Bitcoin Have Value? What Gives BTC Its Intrinsic Value?

What is the intrinsic value of Bitcoin and why is bitcoin valuable? Many have asked this question since the king of cryptocurrency market came into existence back in 2009. Throughout the years we valued it mostly through the lense of its USD ...

Crypto Millionaires – Who Are The Richest Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Holders?

Even though decentralization, anonymity, and fungibility represent the “holy grail” of crypto and code is considered to be the only “law” of the land, we have seen several notable individuals rise above these principles and acquire significant ...