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Daily Archives: April 14th, 2018

Experts Expect Bitcoin Price to Hit $250,000 by 2022, Here’s Why

American venture capital investor Tim Draper, an early backer of Tesla, Skype, and SpaceX, is one of the most high-profile Bitcoin investors. With absolute confidence that bitcoin is the future currency, Draper announced that he predicts the bitcoin price will reach $250,000 by 2022. Tim Draper Predicts Bitcoin at $250,000 By 2022 Tim Draper has thrown […]

Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review: Startups Are Making Progress

Golem has lumbered in from the wilderness now with its first beta release, the Brass Golem, bringing the notion of Airbnb for computers to life on Ethereum. Also in Ethereum news, Ether Capital seeks to be a steadying and calming force in the Ethereum technology and ICO space. Samsung has now confirmed that it is […]

A Tangled Web: Will Coinbase Ventures Lead to Conflicts of Interest?

Coinbase’s new VC arm raises thorny questions about the influence the startup wields across the crypto market and potential conflicts of interest.

Russian Court Bans Telegram, Founder Pavel Durov Defiant

Russian security services ordered Telegram to hand over access to encrypted user messages, but the messaging application (app) refused. Founder Pavel Durov didn’t bother to send lawyers to Moscow’s Tagansky court, and the court dutifully ruled against his company, taking less than 20 minutes in decreeing an immediate ban. Also read: CBS’s NCIS Los Angeles Weaves […]

Cannabis and blockchain Pt I: From outlaws to outliers

In terms of a zeitgeist shift, the change in sentiment towards cannabis as an illegal drug and the distrust towards institutional financial powers is at a fascinating juncture. Individually, both fledgling industries are huge potential disruptors of many industries, but what could they do together?