Thursday, January 17, 2019

5 Altcoins Likely to Outperform Bitcoin for the Week of March 17, 2018

JakeTheCryptoKing · March 17, 2018 · 11:00 am

Lightning Labs Launches Beta With Twitter CEO Backing

A version of bitcoin's much-anticipated Lightning Network is finally ready for real users. Announced today, California startup Lightning Labs has officially launched a beta...

Soft, Hard or Velvet? New Fork Promises Crypto Upgrades Without Controversy

Velvet has always been a sign of nobility, but in the crypto space, it's now the name adorning a new and promising way...

How NBT and Weeve Are Solving the Scaling Issue of Ethereum

Bitcoinist.net · March 14, 2018 · 3:00 am

What’s Wrong With John Oliver’s Bitcoin-Beanie Baby Comparison

Most of John Oliver's send-up of cryptocurrency was spot on. On Sunday night's episode of "Last Week Tonight," the HBO host poked fun at...

Ex-Trump Adviser Bannon Says Cryptocurrency Will Bring ‘True Freedom’

Steve Bannon, the former aide to President Donald Trump and a firebrand of right-wing populist movements, is now touting the liberating potential of...

Ex-IMF Economist: Bitcoin Could Drop to $100 in the Next Decade

A well-known economist has predicted a steep drop in the price of bitcoin over the long-term. Kenneth Rogoff, a Harvard professor and former chief...