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Daily Archives: January 14th, 2018

Pineapple Will Match up to $4M in Bitcoin to Test Curing PTSD With Psychedelic Drug

The bitcoin charity Pineapple Fund has already donated $1 million to aid in the testing of MDMA as a treatment for PTSD. It is now challenging the cryptocurrency community to donate more, and pledged to match donations up to $4 million. Also Read: Pineapple Fund Donates $5 Million in Bitcoin as Seed Capital for the […]

Blockchain for Dummies, sorry, for Idiots.

5 reasons why a mainstream blockchain product is the next big thing: All the buzz and noise about Bitcoin in this last year has made me understand one thing: I must start earning in crypto. Maybe some of you readers are big, smart asses and you have your impressive portfolio of investments. But I am […]

Ethereum Blockchain Processes Over $23bn in Transactions Over the Past 24 Hours

Comparing different blockchain-based ecosystems usually makes no sense whatsoever. It feels like comparing apples to oranges and grapes. In the cryptocurrency world, however, there are some interesting metrics worth keeping an eye on. Over the past 24 hours, it seems the Ethereum blockchain helped transfer just over $23bn. This is almost as much as Bitcoin, […]

Don’t Use a Blockchain Unless You Really Need One

Blockchains are inefficient, and worth the cost only when censorship-resistance is required. For money, it clearly is; for identity, it just might be.

Kraken Cryptocurrency Exchange Back in Action – Put Your Bets!

The Kraken has come back. The cryptocurrency exchange has returned online today – Jan 13 at 11:30 UCT, following more than 48-hours of delay. The plans were that the exchange would go offline at around 5 UTC on Jan 11 and be on a two-hour long upgrading pause. However, the offline time was increase to more […]

Ethereum Price Preparing for More Gain: Where is the Top?

Ethereum price reached its record value again $1,400. What does ETH/USD hold next for us! Important to Note: Very speedy and spiky recovery by Ethereum price since Jan 10 as it did reach $1,400 for the first time. Two supportive trend lines formed on the hourly chart of the pair ETH/USD hoisting the price up […]