Eight Blockchain Apps That The Space Age Needs

Okay, let’s put the clickbait title aside for a moment and look at why I think it’s no coincidence that Bitcoin emerged right when people were nearly ready to get serious about colonizing space. No, I don’t believe that Satoshi Nakamoto was some kind of space alien. However, just like the computer really only took … [Read more…]

“Grexit” + Bitcoin: Opportunity for Investors?

So Bitcoin’s current jump in value is coinciding with Greece’s current economic crisis. Coincidence? Cause and effect? The pundits seem to be all over the map on this one and, in fact, the answer to this one might fall somewhere in the middle. You can be sure that international investors are watching what’s going on … [Read more…]

Hackcoin Blockchain Hackathon To Be Held June 20

Are you an entrepreneur and/or developer who believes in the power of the Blockchain? If so, you may want to move fast to register with Hackcoin Blockchain Hackathon, which is hosting its London event on June 20 to connect with like-minded individuals to create solutions for anything that can benefit from the tamper-resistant nature of … [Read more…]

“Bitcoin Big Bang” Almost Over

The cryptocurrency world is in a critical phase right now. The initial, “Big Bang” era that was equal parts creation, chaos and head-turning neat stuff after Bitcoin’s introduction may be almost over. Things are slowing down and settling out now that the first rush is over and that may be a big part of what’s … [Read more…]

Where Are All The Bitcoin Girls?

So there’s been a lot of questions of why women aren’t getting into Bitcoin lately. Besides the fact that upscale fashion malls don’t accept Bitcoin payments yet, women seem to be hesitating to get involved in a geek thing associated with bad news like the Silk Road bust. There are a few “girl geeks” involved, … [Read more…]

The Same Old Bank Is On Its Way Out

How much do you hate your bank? Anyone who has ever had a checking account or taken out a loan knows the feeling. Somebody at the bank miscalculated something and then tried to blame you for it. You just got socked with an overdraft fee. You might have heard good things about credit unions and … [Read more…]