Max Keiser Says ‘Stack Satoshis,’ Bitcoin to Beat All Asset Classes

Max Keiser Says ‘Stack Satoshis,’ Bitcoin to Beat All Asset Classes

CCN: Broadcaster Max Keiser is a noted bitcoin bull. The host of the Keiser Report on media channel RT is well-known for his $100,000 bitcoin price forecast, telling the world time and again to keep accumulating the digital currency because it is on its way to hitting six figures.Keiser doubled down on his $100,000 bitcoin… Continue reading Max Keiser Says ‘Stack Satoshis,’ Bitcoin to Beat All Asset Classes

Bitcoin Jesus Roger Ver Destroys Lightning Faithful Tone Vays in Debate

Bitcoin Jesus Roger Ver Destroys Lightning Faithful Tone Vays in Debate

CCN: Let me start by saying I’m undecided on the issue of blockchain scaling. I think both camps make valid points. The day that Bitcoin Cash launched was the logical resolution of a drawn-out war which would never have ended otherwise.Tone Vays Can’t Make Up His MindThat being said, I watched this debate between Roger… Continue reading Bitcoin Jesus Roger Ver Destroys Lightning Faithful Tone Vays in Debate

Crypto Bulls Wrestle Back Control of BNB after Binance’s $40 Million Hack

Crypto Bulls Wrestle Back Control of BNB after Binance’s $40 Million Hack

CCN: Binance, the leading cryptocurrency exchange in terms of volume, suffered a massive blow on May 7 when hackers ran away with 7,000 bitcoins. At the time, the total haul was valued at roughly $40 million. Binance CEO Changpeng “CZ” Zhao was quick to reassure their user base by stating that the exchange will cover the… Continue reading Crypto Bulls Wrestle Back Control of BNB after Binance’s $40 Million Hack

‘Bitcoin Will Disappear,’ Craig Wright Rants in Blistering ‘Satoshi’ Manifesto

‘Bitcoin Will Disappear,’ Craig Wright Rants in Blistering ‘Satoshi’ Manifesto

CCN: Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright published a blistering manifesto that argues bitcoin (BTC) will eventually disappear because it’s being used to facilitate criminal activity. And that perverts “his” original vision for the cryptocurrency.For reference, Wright has repeatedly claimed that he is Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious creator of bitcoin.Civil War Erupts Between Warring Crypto FactionsWright is… Continue reading ‘Bitcoin Will Disappear,’ Craig Wright Rants in Blistering ‘Satoshi’ Manifesto

Bitcoin Is Plagued by an Insidious Flaw – But It’s Not What You Think

Bitcoin Is Plagued by an Insidious Flaw – But It’s Not What You Think

CCN: Bitcoin has a crippling governance problem, but it’s not what you think it is. Technical solutions deftly manage consensus on the world’s most popular cryptocurrency network. But how will we deal with wealth inequality – and the power imbalance that inevitably accompanies it?To put it bluntly: Wealth inequality will not magically disappear in the… Continue reading Bitcoin Is Plagued by an Insidious Flaw – But It’s Not What You Think

Bitcoin Expert Jeff Garzik Exposes Crypto’s ‘Economic Paradox’

Bitcoin Expert Jeff Garzik Exposes Crypto’s ‘Economic Paradox’

CCN: Early Bitcoin developer Jeff Garzik revealed what he believes is the most daunting challenge the flagship cryptocurrency faces today. He also chimed in on the “economic paradox” that threatens to stifle Bitcoin development.Bitcoin’s Biggest Hurdle? Scaling. Scaling. Scaling.Speaking in an exclusive interview with CCN, Jeff Garzik, who was one of Satoshi Nakamoto’s earliest collaborators… Continue reading Bitcoin Expert Jeff Garzik Exposes Crypto’s ‘Economic Paradox’

Facebook plans to test “GlobalCoins” cryptocurrency by end of 2019

Facebook plans to test “GlobalCoins” cryptocurrency by end of 2019

Facebook plans to begin testing its “GlobalCoins” cryptocurrency by the end of this year, in anticipation of launching digital payments systems in nearly a dozen countries by 2020, BBC reports.Catch up quick: Facebook’s plans to develop a new cryptocurrency have reportedly involved allowing users to transfer money in WhatsApp, according to reporting on the company’s… Continue reading Facebook plans to test “GlobalCoins” cryptocurrency by end of 2019

‘GlobalCoin’: Not Everyone Thinks Facebook’s Crypto Project is a S***coin

‘GlobalCoin’: Not Everyone Thinks Facebook’s Crypto Project is a S***coin

CCN: Zcash developer Zooko Wilcox, who has previously opined that cryptocurrencies can be used to evade taxes, posted an “unpopular opinion” to Twitter today: Facebook’s crypto project is “awesome.”Facebook Coin: “Awesome”?Unpopular opinion: I think the fact that Facebook is working on a crypocurrency is awesome.— zooko (@zooko) May 24, 2019Facebook’s cryptocurrency project is a long… Continue reading ‘GlobalCoin’: Not Everyone Thinks Facebook’s Crypto Project is a S***coin

Bitcoin Bulls Are Already Seizing on Next Year’s Drop in Supply

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New Zealand Crypto Firm Hacked to Death, Seeks U.S. Bankruptcy

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It’s Water Under the Bridge as Zuckerberg & Winklevii Talk Crypto: Report

It’s Water Under the Bridge as Zuckerberg & Winklevii Talk Crypto: Report

CCN: Mark Zuckerberg has been collaborating with his old rivals, the Winklevoss twins, to launch a digital currency that can be used across Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and beyond, according to a report in the Financial Times. Facebook’s cryptocurrency, reportedly dubbed GlobalCoin, is expected to make its debut next year.The FT reports that Facebook is talking… Continue reading It’s Water Under the Bridge as Zuckerberg & Winklevii Talk Crypto: Report

It’s Water Under the Bridge as Zuckerberg & Winklevii Talk Crypto: Report

It’s Water Under the Bridge as Zuckerberg & Winklevii Talk Crypto: Report

CCN: Mark Zuckerberg has been collaborating with his old rivals, the Winklevoss twins, to launch a digital currency that can be used across Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and beyond, according to a report in the Financial Times. Facebook’s cryptocurrency, reportedly dubbed GlobalCoin, is expected to make its debut next year.The FT reports that Facebook is talking… Continue reading It’s Water Under the Bridge as Zuckerberg & Winklevii Talk Crypto: Report

‘Bitcoin Bernie’: Mike Novogratz Calls for Radical Weath Redistribution

‘Bitcoin Bernie’: Mike Novogratz Calls for Radical Weath Redistribution

CCN: These days, billionaire hedge fund titan Mike Novogratz is known more for his rabid Bitcoin pumping than his Wall Street wizardry. However, in a new CNBC interview, he channeled his inner Bernie Sanders to champion another of his passions: wealth redistribution.Novogratz, Bernie, & AOC Find Surprising Common GroundDuring an appearance on Squawk Box today,… Continue reading ‘Bitcoin Bernie’: Mike Novogratz Calls for Radical Weath Redistribution

Bitcoin Data Giant CoinMarketCap Sponsors Major Israeli Football Club

Bitcoin Data Giant CoinMarketCap Sponsors Major Israeli Football Club

CCN: Crypto price-tracking website CoinMarketCap is sponsoring the Beitar Jerusalem Football Club, an Israeli soccer team. And Israel’s most famous footballer, Yossi Benayoun, is a bitcoin investor. Benayoun retired from Beitar Jerusalem last month.Beitar Jerusalem Scores CoinMarketCap SponsorshipLuke Wagman, the CEO of CoinMarketCap, proudly touted the news on Twitter. A giddy Wagman even suggested that… Continue reading Bitcoin Data Giant CoinMarketCap Sponsors Major Israeli Football Club

Facebook GlobalCoin: Why is Mark Zuckerberg launching his own cryptocurrency to rival bitcoin?

Facebook GlobalCoin: Why is Mark Zuckerberg launching his own cryptocurrency to rival bitcoin?

Facebook is edging closer to starting its own cryptocurrency, with an aim to launch as soon as next year, a report has claimed. But how has the social media giant dealt with cryptocurrency until now?  In January 2018, Facebook announced a blanket ban on all ads related to bitcoin. It was a strong stance against… Continue reading Facebook GlobalCoin: Why is Mark Zuckerberg launching his own cryptocurrency to rival bitcoin?

Binance, in One-Two Punch to Rival Exchanges, Readies Margin Trading

Binance, in One-Two Punch to Rival Exchanges, Readies Margin Trading

CCN: Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has given followers a peek into its margin trading screen, and its native cryptocurrency BNB surged as much as 10% in response. Speculation about Binance’s expansion into margin trading has been swirling for a while.True to the company’s style, they took to Twitter to reveal a screenshot of the upcoming margin… Continue reading Binance, in One-Two Punch to Rival Exchanges, Readies Margin Trading

3 Crypto Charts That Prove Bitcoin Is About to Bleed Market Share

3 Crypto Charts That Prove Bitcoin Is About to Bleed Market Share

CCN: “Alt season” is one of the most profitable phases of the cryptocurrency market cycle. It is a period when all altcoins – from large-cap to small-cap – go through exponential growth, often at the expense of bitcoin.We experienced this phenomenon early this year, until bitcoin’s parabolic rise over the last few weeks shattered many… Continue reading 3 Crypto Charts That Prove Bitcoin Is About to Bleed Market Share

These are the top 10 programming languages in blockchain

These are the top 10 programming languages in blockchain

Okay, okay: we all know that blockchain and cryptocurrency developers are in demand these days, but what are the most popular programming languages in blockchain development? It turns out that Ethereum‘s Solidity takes the top spot, followed by JavaScript and Java in second and third spot respectively, according to the most common blockchain-related questions on… Continue reading These are the top 10 programming languages in blockchain