Tag Archives: Blockchain

The Increased Politicization of Bitcoin Mining Is a Distraction
  One of the key narratives around Bitcoin has always been that it is a math-based, apolitical currency. In other words, the digital cash system was [...]
Mybit tackles data manipulation, an ‘emerging art of war in cyberspace.’
  Since the rise of the internet, big data is becoming the bedrock of the economy. Billions of decisions are being made everyday based on data. Not [...]
Op Ed: A Closer Look at the Origins of DASH (Part 2)
  Part one of this two-part series covered an introduction to and overview of DASH.  On March 29, 2014, Evan Duffield posted “the story of how [...]
Op Ed: How the Blockchain Will Help Fix the Internet
  A couple weeks ago, AWS (Amazon Web Services) experienced a failure that impacted a large swath of popular services that we increasingly depend on [...]
Blockstack Launches Third-Ever Blockchain Product On Amazon Marketplace
  “Decentralized Internet” developer Blockstack has debuted on Amazon Web Services Marketplace, becoming only the third Blockchain product to reach [...]
UK Government Considers Blockchain for ‘Digital Strategy’ Plan
  Blockchain and smart contracts are to feature among the U.K. government’s key technologies as it works at pushing its digital strategy plan, in a [...]
Ireland Is Becoming a “Landing Spot” for Blockchain Tech
  The Republic of Ireland, as it is officially referenced, has a population of 4,757,976 according to the 2016 census. The county’s economy grew a [...]
Bitcoin Miners Signal Revolt Amid Sluggish Blockchain
  You may not know it by looking at bitcoin’s recent price surge, but the infrastructure underpinning the world’s most popular virtual currency is [...]
Bittercoin: true blockchain believers versus the trough of disillusionment
  The last 12 months have seemed an annus horribilis in the cryptocurrency world. The Bitcoin community is still fighting its years-old [...]
New Regulatory Sandbox Could Boost Blockchain Tech in Canada
  The federal government is looking for ways to help blockchain startups jumpstart a slowing economy and make Canada a global mecca for the fledgling [...]