Speaking at the Munich Security Conference, the White House cybersecurity coordinator has stated that the U.S. government is nowhere close to regulating Bitcoin. He particularly emphasised the need to better understand the cryptocurrency’s risks and benefits before embarking on any sort of regulatory regime. Hundreds of world leaders and security...
In September 2017, Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JPMorgan Chase said in a press conference organized in New York that “If we had a trader who traded Bitcoin I would fire him in a second for two reasons. One, it’s against our rules. Two, it’s stupid!” He created a wave...
To protect their funds from hacker attacks, wallet owners should keep their keys in offline wallets, and cryptocurrency exchanges must use secure servers and trusted payment systems. This is an opinion stated by Head of Blockchain Innovation at Nir Porat & Co. Law Firm Aviya Arika. Aviya will present...
Login Casino will hold an online conference on risk management in the cryptocurrency market Login Casino invites everyone to take part in the Bitcoin Marathon – a series of thematic conferences, devoted to cryptocurrency. The marathon period is February-April 2018. Speakers of the conference are going to highlight the most relevant...
You may have already tested plenty of investment options: capital market, mutual funds, government investments etc. Investing time and money into business can be troubling, but what about moving entirely into the digital environment? Is it worth it to get a loan in order to invest money into bitcoin?...
The Internet can be a very hostile place first and foremost. Especially where social media is concerned, conversations can turn extremely vile in the blink of an eye. Reddit, the so-called frontage of the Internet, is also a cesspool in some regards. A female teenager got verbally abused over...
On March 6, Bangkok will host a large-scale international conference on blockchain, cryptocurrency and ICO – Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Thailand. The event will be held at the five-star hotel Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit. Leading experts of the cryptocurrency sector from Thailand, as well as international experts from other countries...
As bitcoin is nearing its 21-million-unit limit, many voices are saying that buying the cryptocurrency will become much harder, making it more valuable. Others predict that it will cease to become decentralized. As of January 13th, over 16,800,000 BTC have been mined. It is nearly impossible to pin-point the exact time...
American television host Ellen Degeneres took a jab explaining what Bitcoin (BTC) was to her live audience yesterday, Feb. 15, by comparing the digital currency to a goat that “doesn’t exist except for on that Internet.” If you want to know what bitcoin is, I learned about it. A bit....
According to data consultant Alex de Vries and his Bitcoin Energy Consumption Index, the process of transacting with and mining the digital currency translates to huge real-world energy consumption. So much so that verifying Bitcoin transactions tops 159 individual countries in energy consumption. In total, the whole Bitcoin network spends...