Blockchain

Dubai Government Backs Expansive Blockchain Research Effort
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"The blockchain market reports that the average volume of bitcoin transactions in 24 hours is $105.6m, and the bitcoin market cap is averaged at $6.8bn," the release said. Nonetheless, the ambitious program marks a milestone for the technology in a …

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JPMorgan Moves Forward With Blockchain Technology
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Blockchain technology is based on a permission-less, widely distributed database, currently being used for Bitcoin currency transaction recording. It works as a continuously growing ledger, in which tempering and revision is not possible. This form of …

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Bitcoin Is Dead, Long Live the Blockchain
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The term "Bitcoin is gold and ETH is oil" was made by Valtik to describe ETH because many confused people thought ETH was trying to replace Bitcoin (currency). ETH is only a token on the decentralized web built on the Ethereuum blockchain … In 7 …

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5 Key Findings from CoinDesk's State of Bitcoin and Blockchain 2016
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Others, such as dogecoin, peercoin and dash, have actually managed to increase their overall value from one- to three-fold, though it's unclear if this is the work of savvy traders or real-life users. Notably, bitcoin's market cap finished Q4 2015 flat …

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Blockchain Brings Hopes and Fears
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Big banks have been collaborating to develop blockchain technology, a public ledger of transactions run without a primary authority that could allow for the exchange of data, assets and currencies more efficiently and transparently. “A blockchain is a …

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Glenn Hutchins: You Can't Have the Blockchain without Bitcoin
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That's what the Bitcoin currency is, to transfer that value. You can't have the system work without the Bitcoin token moving around,” said Hutchins. If banks, specifically the organizations participating in the R3 conference are attempting to deploy …

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Busting 7 Blockchain & Bitcoin Myths
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Is there more to the current blockchain hype than there was to the Bitcoin hype of the past? 7 myths debunked. 7 reasons to be skeptical. Bitcoin 2 Two years ago, Bitcoin was at the peak of its hype cycle. The digital currency's value skyrocketed …

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5 Bitcoin and Blockchain Startups to Watch in 2016
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The best-funded bitcoin mining company with over $60m raised so far, BitFury announced on 16th December that it will bring a new ASIC chip to market in Q1 2016. The launch of its new data centre in Georgia could double the total bitcoin network hashing …

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