news

Governments Throwing Resources at Blockchain Technology

Ultra HD, 4K, 8K Time Lapse Stock Footage Showreel 2012 – Night Rush Around the World 3 from HDtimelapse.net on Vimeo. Despite the almost libertarian premise and a noble goal of complete decentralization, realistically, blockchain technology will not be able to avoid at least some level of government regulation. And while some of them seek …

Governments Throwing Resources at Blockchain Technology Read More »

Embracing Volatility: A New Option for Cryptotraders

If you’ve ever had any interest in cryptocurrency trading, the volatility should not surprise you in the slightest. In this market, mere moments separate dazzling successes from abject failures. While many view this a serious problem, it is not enough to discourage massive investments at this juncture. Some, however, decide to embrace volatility instead of …

Embracing Volatility: A New Option for Cryptotraders Read More »

UBS: Bet on Blockchain Tech

UBS has issued a report that addresses the surge of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. The very name of the report is pretty telling – ‘Cryptocurrencies – Beneath the bubble’. The Swiss-based global financial services company’s analysts are unanimous in their verdict – the recent rise is nothing more than a “speculative bubble”. However, the assessment …

UBS: Bet on Blockchain Tech Read More »

Bitcoin Attracts Investors in Hong Kong, Causes Confusion

Hong Kong from above from Stephane Ma on Vimeo. Recent move to Hong Kong of the Chinese cryptocurrency exchanges, coupled with the surging prices, attracted thousands of new investors, but not all of them have a clear idea of what they are getting into. After testing the waters with smaller investments, quite a few Hong …

Bitcoin Attracts Investors in Hong Kong, Causes Confusion Read More »

Swiss ‘Crypto Valley’ to Launch Ethereum Digital ID Pilot

Zug, a Swiss city known in crypto space for welcoming quite a few startups, has plans for its residents to test out an Ethereum-based identity service. A mobile app, developed by uPort, will allow the residents of the city to connect their identities to a cryptographic address on the Ethereum blockchain. The developer of the …

Swiss ‘Crypto Valley’ to Launch Ethereum Digital ID Pilot Read More »