Can London-Brussels FinTech Bridge Save FinTech Startups From Leaving UK?

Can London-Brussels FinTech Bridge Save FinTech Startups From Leaving UK? Almost immediately after the announcement of Brexit, Bitcoin and Blockchain startups started thinking of leaving Britain to other Fintech hubs such as Germany and Belgium. To prevent a shortage of Fintech startups and talents in the country, London is forming a Fintech bridge with Belgium’s financial sector. Earlier…

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Deploy Servers Anonymously with Bitcoin from the Command Line

Deploy Servers Anonymously with Bitcoin from the Command Line Introducing Sporestack Bitcoiner Teran McKinney found a solution for developers. The full-stack developer who lives in El Paso, Texas, launched a service called Sporestack this week, allowing developers to deploy servers with bitcoin, while remaining anonymous. The service is purely API driven and requires no accounts. Using…

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Podcast: Bruce Pon – The Technological Revolution

Podcast: Bruce Pon – The Technological Revolution The more we talk about the Ethereum Network the more it sounds like Terminator’s Skynet. Fingers crossed BigChainDB does not become Cyberdyne Systems. Data, Data… Get Your Unimpeachable Data Here! This one’s hot off the blockchain folks. The one, the only, Bruce Pon from the aspiring BigChainDB- database…

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Creating Altcoins is Easy, Maintaining One is Not

Creating Altcoins is Easy, Maintaining One is Not The Introduction of Altcoins Call them what you will: irrelevant pump-and-dump schemes, altcoins, appcoins, and yes even shitcoins. Altcoins have been controversial since the first bitcoin copy cats were released. Early alternative cryptocurrencies that appeared after bitcoin include Litecoin, Peercoin, and a few others. There are very…

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Bitcoin Mining Power Growing Bigger But Greener

Bitcoin Mining Power Growing Bigger But Greener Making Better Use of Bitcoin Mining’s Energy Consumption Florida distillery utilizes bitcoin mining heat for rum aging. As it stands today, the Bitcoin mining sector is robust with computations faster than the world’s top 500 supercomputers combined. The global bitcoin mining economy consumes nearly $500 million in electrical…

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Some Blockchain Tokens are Securities, Researchers Find

Some Blockchain Tokens are Securities, Researchers Find Difference Between Security and a Token Reuben Bramanathan Are blockchain tokens securities or not?  “If they are, then developers, the users, and exchanges who support these tokens might be subject to securities law,” Mr. Bramanathan suggests. “It is necessary in its first stages of development to foster a…

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London Scene Roundup: Bitcoin’s Ups & Downs, Assange, Lightning Alpha, Satoshi, Blockchain Talents Scarce

London Scene Roundup: Bitcoin’s Ups & Downs, Assange, Lightning Alpha, Satoshi, Blockchain Talents Scarce London takes it easy with Cointelegraph exclusives: Bitcoin’s price hike and then drop in January explained, the new bOObCoin launches in Essex, Assange invents Proof of Life and Satoshi spotted selling the Big Issue outside the Bank of England. BOObCoin to…

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