Bitcoin Price Could Hit $15,000 This Year

Christopher Matta, Goldman Sachs

According to my estimates, the recent tx spam on the ETH network cost up to ~$15m USD

Vitalik Buterin


In the course if conference is Zug, Hyperledger Linux Foundation Executive Director Brian stated that most users would not understand when major market players (financial institutions, social networks and government websites) would switch to blockchain. Also, according to the Hyperledger Executive Director blockchain will have huge impact on storage of personal data on the Internet. […]

Behlendorf: world-wide implementation of blockchain

Regardless to the fact that bitcoin experiences tough times and its has dropped by 70% over the past 7 months, many experts believe that the cryptomarket is in its infancy and its further development may lead to wider usage of cryptocurrency. Hype around cryptocurrency has just appeared and has not even got close to the […]

Bitcoin: Crypto Mania Has Not Even Started

Japanese villages have become a real sanctuary for big mining farms. It becomes impossible to work within the city limits because of necessity to rent big premises and high electricity prices. Villages provide a multitude of options: vast spaces and cheaper electricity prices. In addition, big miners tend to buy old rural buildings and turn […]

Japanese Miners Move to Villages

The use of smart contracts and distributed ledger technology (DLT) in cross-border transactions can solve many problems of the financial industry. This is the opinion of the authors of the report submitted by the European banking authority (EBA). The report of the EU banking regulator refers to the benefits and risks associated with the use […]

The European Regulator: The Financial Sector Will Benefit from Blockchain and Smart Contracts

The financial conduct authority (FCA) of the United Kingdom has published a list of 29 companies that will become members of the fourth group in the regulator’s “sandbox”. 40% of these companies use the distributed ledger technology in their activities. The FCA “sandbox” is an initiative that provides companies with an opportunity to test their […]

40% of new companies in the British regulatory sandbox use the blockchain technology

The cryptocurrency community is in anticipation of the imminent influx of institutional money into the crypto market, and there become more and more disputes about what large capitals will be invested in. Element Group experts believe that Bitcoin is the “number one” digital currency in the investment list. The list of “dying” cryptocurrency assets is […]

Bitcoin is the main aim of institutional investors

The American cryptocurrency hedge Fund Multicoin Capital, sponsored by Marc Andreessen, Chris Dixson, Union Square Ventures and other venture capitalists bet on EOS and Ethereum but are not sure about Litecoin and XRP perspective. Multicoin cofounder Kyle Samani said during the interview to Fotune that his company would still support EOS even though people are […]

Multicoin Capital Fund: EOS and Ethereum are the best, Litecoin «has no place in the market», XRP is just the security

Tim Berners-Lee, the investor of the Internet, is sure of prospects of distributed ledger. Tim is going to present his new project which will probably change the world. Millions of people have unlimited opportunities due to Tim Berners-Lee: he invented an open project of the world wide web, as well as URI, URL, HTTP and […]

The inventor of the world wide web: future of the Internet depends on blockchain

Startups have attracted $11,8 billion with the help of the ICOs during the first six months of 2018, this is two times more than over the same period last year ($5,5 billion). According to the data of U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), more than 100 applications for ICO under SAFT-concept principle were filed over […]

SEC emphasized heightened interest in the ICOs over the past year

In May, the bitcoin dominance index was around 35% during the period in the course of which the cryptocurrency market initiated a major corrective rally to past support levels. Nevertheless, hundreds of ICO simply failed, the bear market came, and the share of bitcoin began to grow. From May to July the level of bitcoin […]

Hundreds of ICOs have failed, Bitcoin is getting an increasing share of the market