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ICO can also mean Initial Community Offering and One Such Will Happen in May

Confronted with significant cuts in federal funding, Berkeley, California, is looking to crypto tokens to finance services such as affordable housing.   Mayor Jesse Arreguin and Councillor Ben Bartlett have teamed up with San ...

StarbucksCoin is a possibility according to CEO

Starbucks is expected to use blockchain technology as part of a latest payments app, executive chairman Howard Shultz said Tuesday. In conversation with Maria Bartiromo during a Fox business segment, Schultz talked about the use of a "proprietary ...

Millions of Bitcoin are probably lost forever

Up to a quarter of all bitcoins ever mined seem to have been lost. According to a study, the amount of crypto currency in circulation is considerably smaller than previously thought. Once lost, bitcoin cannot be recovered. The digital ...

Ripple acquires new partners but none of them will be using XRP coin

The payment technology provider Ripple Labs can once again introduce 5 further partners who will use the Ripple technology in the future. However, none of the new partners will currently use XRP. Once again, Ripple will be able to show further ...

Women want to break dominance of the “Bitcoin Machos”

Women defend themselves against the "Bitcoin Bros", which are omnipresent in virtual currencies and the blockchain. 84 men and three women spoke at the "North American Bitcoin Conference". The explanation for this invitation policy: According to ...

Bitcoin Core 0.16.0 brings SegWit into the user interface

After months of waiting, the time has come: Bitcoin Core has released a new version of the client, which has integrated SegWit into the user interface. This could be the long-awaited breakthrough for SegWit. Especially now that Coinbase and Bitfinex ...

A Detailed Overview of Bitcoin Laws and Future Regulation

Over the past few years, inventions in the Fintech space have been rapidly transforming into innovations thanks to early commercialization, mass acceptance and adoption. Cryptocurrencies have been around for a  long time, but they have gained ...

Ravencoin price prediction for 2019: RVN is promising, can it reach $1 target by EOY?

Ravencoin, a fork of Bitcoin, is a relatively young token; it’s only since January 3, 2018 that it’s been hovering among the crypto currencies. But in the last month or so, since being listed on Binance, the coin has attracted attention thanks to a ...

How to Cash Out Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies to Fiat

In the past few years cryptocurrencies became so popular especially Bitcoin. This cryptocurrency significantly expanded, increasing a huge trading proportion, social and media interest which resulted a higher level of appetite for the ...

Metcalfe and The Future of Bitcoin

With the help of a formula by Robert Metcalfe, Tom Lee claims to have found a way to explain the price fluctuations of bitcoin. He compares Bitcoin to a social network whose value increases with the number of users. The formula is based on the ...