Bitcoin Nears Gold Parity

Bitcoin Nears Gold Parity   Bitcoin is nearing a psychological tipping point, gold parity. Its price has been accelerating in the past few days, increasing by $100 in just over 24 hours. Meanwhile, gold has fallen by $200 this quarter, currently standing at $1,134.45. There appears to be a strong inverse correlation between gold and…

Dubai Appeals to Startup Ecosystem for Blockchain Immigration Solution

Dubai Appeals to Startup Ecosystem for Blockchain Immigration Solution   Dubai’s immigration agency is seeking a blockchain startup to develop a system that will cut illegal residency in the country. As part of the second round of The Dubai Future Accelerator, the largest government-supported accelerator, the General Directorate of Residency and Foreign Affairs has put out…

Susanne Tarkowski on How Smart Contracts Can Add Value to Your Business

Susanne Tarkowski on How Smart Contracts Can Add Value to Your Business Susanne Tarkowski Tempelhof, Founder and CEO of Bitnation, explains to Cointelegraph how smart contracts can lower costs of your business. Cointelegraph: What are Smart Contracts about? Susanne Tarkowski: Smart contracts are applications ‘living on’ the Blockchain, and therefore can’t be censored. Simple, immutable…