Month: March 2018

Bitmain could create headaches for NVIDIA, AMD, and Qualcomm

This article originally appeared in MarketWatch. Research firm Bernstein recently published a report on the profitability of Bitmain Technologies, a secretive Chinese company with a huge impact on the bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets. With estimated 2017 pr…

U.S. Commodities Regulator Allows Its Employees to Trade Cryptocurrencies

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) now allows its employees to trade Bitcoin and other digital assets. Moreover, CFTC’s Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo recognizes that Bitcoin can no longer be ignored and that cryptocurrencies offer both s…

These Are The Reasons Why Bill Gates Is Wrong About Cryptocurrency

It was widely reported yesterday that the planet’s second richest man, Bill Gates, is no lover of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The founder of Microsoft claimed that in their short existence digital currencies have already been a “fairly direct” cause o…