Real Estate Investing: A Seemingly Endless Opportunity

When someone talks about investing, most people instantly think of stocks and bonds. They are after all considered to be the most standard assets. Real estate however, is considered as an alternative asset. This is mainly because real estate is very hard to access and afford, until the last 20 or so years. That being

Insurance Industry Being Changed by Blockchain Technology

The Insurance Industry: Blockchain Technology has been developing rapidly lately and it has been attempting for several years to transform not only the traditional monetary system, but also various other industries. At first, Banks were against Blockchain technology, but they we’re one of the first that adopted the new wave. The final monetary technology picture

Privacy Coins Are The Best Against Government Spying

One of the things that attracted both revolutionary minds and investors about cryptocurrencies was their “untraceable” qualities. Anonymous funds transfers were probably the first thing people learned about Bitcoin. Satoshi Nakamoto’s whitepaper talked about security and privacy coins that will help the people against the monetary system. This newfound freedom was something only people with

Illegal Bitcoin Transactions Occurring on the Dark Web

The Worldcore.trade European crypto exchange conducted its own research seeking an answer on whether in mid-2018 Bitcoin transactions can be considered the currency of hackers, drug addicts and weapon traders. In January 2018 two independent groups of researchers published the results of their evaluation of Bitcoin involvement in sale and purchase transactions of illegal and

Ethereum Use: Great Examples of Smart Contract Application

Ethereum use cases: It is safe to say that Ethereum was the main cause of the 2017 Initial Coin Offering boom. As a second generation cryptocurrency and platform, Ethereum allowed for anybody that knows the Solidity language to use the Ethereum blockchain and create an ERC-20 Token. Ethereum’s technology and simple ways to incorporate smart contracts

Binance Coin is the Biggest Winner From a Week of Slight Gains

Investors are starting the week with a mix between optimism and doubt. Last week, bitcoin started trading at $7905 and managed to climb all the way up to $8470. At press time, bitcoin is trading at $8310. Most cryptocurrencies are reporting very mild gains, mostly within the range of 1-2%. Without a doubt, the biggest

Bitcoin Futures on the Bakkt Platform Soar 796% in One Day

When it comes to crypto and lightning fast growth, it’s usually something that happened over the course of a few months or years. Very rarely can we see something like the reported soar of the trading volume of the bitcoin futures on the Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) Bakkt platform. Daily summary of Wednesday's Bakkt Bitcoin Monthly

Alipay and WeChat Now Used by Binance to Accept Fiat

The online payment service Alipay and the message and payment app WeChat will now be used by Binance. YES https://t.co/dnHKQSLvS4 — CZ Binance (@cz_binance) October 9, 2019 Binance will use WeChat and Alipay to begin accepting fiat. After confirming the new features, Binance’s CEO Changpeng Zhao, quickly stated that WeChat and Alipay are not working

51% Attack Solutions Lead to More Centralization According to Core Dev

Greg Maxwell, a Bitcoin Core developer has recently criticized the overwhelming fearmongering in case of a 51% attack.  The expert states that all of the panic for such an attack on the bitcoin blockchain, is raised by people with a fundamental lack of understanding about bitcoin itself. Maxwell’s Reddit post was published last week and

Travala and Litecoin Partnership Showing Great Promise

The quest for mass adoption is definitely a long adventure. Most people would easily point out that bitcoin has done the most in regards to popularizing cryptocurrencies. While there’s some truth to that statement, at the moment, no one is doing more than Litecoin in favor of mass adoption. The latest endeavor by Charlie Lee