Bitcoin Is Becoming A Favorite Long-term Investment Option

Bitcoin Is Becoming A Favorite Long-term Investment Option Many people tout bitcoin as a way to hedge against future financial instability. In most cases, that is considered to be solid advice. Interestingly enough a bullion-related website has a poll discussing various alternative investment options. It is evident bitcoin is the clear leader in this regard,…

Altcoin Uptick Ends as Bitcoin Prices Pass $1,050

Altcoin Uptick Ends as Bitcoin Prices Pass $1,050 While so-called altcoins enjoyed a notable rally early this week, this run appears to be over. The market for alternative cryptocurrencies, a collection of digital tokens with different blockchain networks and value propositions than the bitcoin protocol, received significant tailwinds earlier this week as bitcoin traders sat on…

Microsoft Announces Availability of R3’s Corda Blockchain Platform on Azure

Microsoft Announces Availability of R3’s Corda Blockchain Platform on Azure R3’s blockchain software Corda, developed by the Fintech startup alongside 70 of the world’s biggest banks forming the R3 consortium, is now available on Microsoft’s cloud computing platform, Azure. Announced quietly last week, the revelation comes soon after Corda’s code was contributed to the Linux…

Bitfury Executive Predicts: In 2017, Bitcoin’s Blockchain will Likely be at Helm of Financial Revolution

Bitfury Executive Predicts: In 2017, Bitcoin’s Blockchain will Likely be at Helm of Financial Revolution George Kikvadze, vice chairman of major Bitcoin mining and Blockchain technology company Bitfury, laid out his expectations and predictions for 2017 regarding the development of the Bitcoin industry, the community and, most importantly, the Bitcoin network. Highly anticipated events in…