China says No to ICO’s

Submitted by Micah Smith on Thu, 09/07/2017 - 09:57

ICO’s (initial coin offerings) are really hot right now, practically sizzling, with people literally raising millions overnight in crypto currency. Last year ICO’s raised a total of $1.6 billion.

Yet a lot of these decentralized and disruptive fundraisers are turning out to be little more than elaborate scams. Some experts are suggesting that up to 75% of all ICO’s are a complete fraud.

Ether, blockchain and Estonia.

Submitted by Micah Smith on Thu, 08/24/2017 - 12:09

With changing times, priorities and requirements change in tandem as well. The internet is quickly becoming the main platform for a majority of industries and most consumers prefer using it for merchandising services. Yet, as we increase the utilization of little devices connected in the web that allows us to perform analysis and make different financial gains like never before, we take substantial risks. Take Ethereum for example, on the tip of everyone’s tongue.
Ethereum is the blockchain platform of Ether, the second most expensive cryptocurrency on the market.

Is Bitcoin the safest currency?

Submitted by Micah Smith on Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:56

Bitcoin is the digital currency created and maintained electronically. Bitcoins are virtual, meaning that if you have bitcoins, unlike other currencies you won't have a stash of notes piling up under the mattress. Bitcoins aren't printed, like dollars or euros – they're used by people, and increasingly businesses globally.

Why are we suddenly so interested in Bitcoins?

Submitted by Micah Smith on Wed, 06/14/2017 - 10:46

Bitcoins, the most popular digital currencies, enjoys a burgeoning amount of both positive and negative popularity. On the upside, exponential cyber insecurity which is currently an indisputable challenge to firms and governments has propelled companies to be proactive through stashing up on Bitcoins. On the serious downside, due to the extreme anonymity associated with bitcoins and others, cyber criminals have turned to such methods in collecting bounties.