Three tips for bitcoin newbies

I’ve talked a lot about how I think everyone should buy a little bitcoin. And if you haven’t yet, there’s still time. So below, I’m sharing three tips to get your started buying bitcoin… Start small [caption id=”attachment_2020100″ align=”aligncenter” width=”…

Tether (USDT) to Launch New Platform in Wake of Alleged November Hack

The post Tether (USDT) to Launch New Platform in Wake of Alleged November Hack appeared first on CCN The developers of Tether have said that they will launch a new platform for the cryptographic token following the November security breach that resulted in th…

IRD working on guidelines for crypto-currencies

The Inland Revenue Department is working on guidelines for the tax treatment of crypto-currencies and may regard it as similar to the proceeds of gold bullion sales that had been held for profit. An IRD spokesman said preparatory…

Blockchain technology employed to give Rohingya refugees identity cards

A NON-PROFIT is using blockchain technology to provide stateless Rohingya refugees who fled Burma (Myanmar) with digital identity cards in a pilot project aimed at giving access to services like banking and education. The post Blockchain technology employed t…

Goldman Is Preparing To Launch A Cryptocurrency Trading Desk

Round 2: JP Blockchain vs Blockchain Sachs — zerohedge (@zerohedge) December 21, 2017 zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 21, 2017 4:03 PM In light of the recent “blockchain” naming craze, this morning we said that the inevitable next round of corporate nam…

Remy Decodes Bitcoin

As I mentioned here a couple weeks back, I don’t have a clear grasp on bitcoin, but fortunately we have Remy Munasifi on hand to . . . well, not exactly explain it to us, but at least have some good fun with it, with some rapid-fire sideswipes along the way (…