New research from fintech analysts Juniper House has found that blockchain’s traction with large enterprises has risen by 11% this year
Some prominent CEOs have been speaking out on where they see the cryptocurrency market heading as it moves beyond 2018 into the future and the synopsis is upbeat. With co-founder of BTCC Bobby Lee predicting that when Bitcoin passes the USD 60,000 price level in the coming years, it’ll reach a total circulation value of USD […]
In a recent interview, Litecoin founder Charlie Lee noted that although prices are “depressed,” it is an optimal time for developers to keep their heads down to focus on the maturation of this industry. And it seems that some innovators have done just that, as a multinational firm announced an exciting new development that will only bolster this industry over… […]
A new report out by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) illustrates the degree to which companies are now seeing blockchain as an essential business tool. The report shows that out of companies surveyed, 84% were actively involved in blockchain technology in some way. The PwC 2018 Global Blockchain Survey included 600 company executives for 15 different regions. “Everyone […]
Willy Woo, a cryptocurrency researcher and respected investor, has said that the 2018 Bitcoin correction will not turn out to be like the 2014 slump, when the price of Bitcoin dropped 90 percent and remained in a low price range for several years. In essence, Woo stated that the structure of the cryptocurrency exchange market… […]
As the crypto market fell from 2018’s all-time highs, many short-sighted investors began to declare that “prices would never recuperate.” While this bearish sentiment is the byproduct of the unwarranted elation and irrational exuberance experienced in 2017’s bull run, many industry leaders have continually noted that crypto’s journey to worldwide acceptance won’t happen overnight. “Change Your… […]
Two new patents from Microsoft reveal that the tech giant is looking to bolster the security of its consortium blockchain solutions with the use of trusted computing techniques
The phrase “trusted execution environment” is identified in two Microsoft patent applications to be a key component in future blockchain projects.
Bitcoin (BTC) At press time, bitcoin is trading for just over $6,400, a price it managed to secure yesterday afternoon. The currency has been the victim of several price swings over the last few days, which likely stem from the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC’s) announcement that it was postponing its decision regarding the VanEck […]
Microsoft has rolled out an additional consensus mechanism for clients building ethereum-based apps on Azure that does away with mining.
Gabor Gurbacs, the director of digital assets at VanEck, recently said it remains uncertain whether institutional investors will commit to crypto in 2018, due to the regulatory burden on the asset class. Price Isn’t Reacting to Positive News Since early August, the cryptocurrency sector has seen some of the most positive developments in the industry’s […]
Microsoft Azure has introduced a proof-of-authority algorithm on its Ethereum-based cloud computing platform
Bitcoin has today seen seen solid growth to break back above $7,000, with Ethereum at $410 and most major crypto assets in the green
Coinbase hires former AWS and Microsoft talent as new VP of engineering, aiming to create the “most open, secure, and accessible financial system”
Despite several attempts, Bitcoin has failed to stay about $7,000 today, with major altcoins trading sideways or slightly in the red