Tag Archives: Ethereum

CryptoKitties Creator Raises $11 Million from Warner, A16z to Launch Own Blockchain

CryptoKitties Creator Raises $11 Million from Warner, A16z to Launch Own Blockchain

Warner Music is collaborating with Dapper Labs, the company behind CryptoKitties, to create a new blockchain called Flow. According to a story in Forbes Thursday, Dapper Labs has garnered $11 million in funding for the project, including investment from Warner. The round is led by Andreessen Horowitz, with other major venture firms like Union Square Ventures, […]

EOS, Etheruem, and Litecoin Lead Massive Bitcoin Dump

EOS, Etheruem, and Litecoin Lead Massive Bitcoin Dump

Yesterday’s crypto market carnage saw over $20 billion in USD value wiped out from the total crypto market capitalization. The dump affected nearly all crypto assets, including Ethereum, EOS, and Litecoin – even Bitcoin, which has maintained support despite altcoins collapsing around it. But new data shows that it may have been altcoins collapsing that dragged down Bitcoin. A side-by-side comparison […]

Michael Novogratz Likens Beyond Meat’s Surge to the Bitcoin Bubble

Michael Novogratz Likens Beyond Meat’s Surge to the Bitcoin Bubble

Billionaire hedge fund manager Michael Novogratz recently co-hosted CNBC’s morning slot Squawk Box. During his time on the show, he speculated on the Bitcoin price, stating that he doubts Bitcoin would dip below $5,000 again. He also spoke out on alternatives to popular modalities such as animal-free meat and virtual currency, saying prices are unnecessarily […]

Bitcoin Maximalists Vs Altcoins: The Crypto War Of Our Time?

Bitcoin Maximalists Vs Altcoins: The Crypto War Of Our Time?

Now if you’ve been in the space for a while now, then you may have heard of the term ‘Bitcoin maximalists’. In case you haven’t, they are basically extreme believers that the leading cryptocurrency is the best digital asset. There is almost a war going on between Bitcoin maximalists and altcoins which has been going on for years now. […]

Billionaire Looks for “the Next-best Currency”, Gives Bitcoin Hope

Billionaire Looks for “the Next-best Currency”, Gives Bitcoin Hope

Ray Dalio, American billionaire investor, Co-Chief Investment Officer and Co-Chairman of Bridgewater Associates, a global investment firm, published a report, where he criticizes the current fiat money system but does not mention Bitcoin. This made a number of people ask as to why that is. However, his earlier comments show that Dalio did not write off cryptocurrency completely. […]

WHAT’S BEHIND RECENT GAINS FOR BITCOIN, ETHEREUM, RIPPLE’S XRP AND LITECOIN?

WHAT’S BEHIND RECENT GAINS FOR BITCOIN, ETHEREUM, RIPPLE’S XRP AND LITECOIN?

The year 2019 has been slow for most digital currencies. At the beginning of the year, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple (XRP) maintained the same low price points as the end of the previous year. This was largely owing to a long-running market correction following the post-2017 crypto boom. However, things seemed to pick up in the past few […]

COMBINING BLOCKCHAIN AND 5G: OBSTACLES AND OPPORTUNITIES

COMBINING BLOCKCHAIN AND 5G: OBSTACLES AND OPPORTUNITIES

WHAT IS BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY? As far as emerging technologies go, blockchain technology has arguably generated more buzz than any of the others. In its short time underpinning several cryptocurrencies and decentralized applications, this database platform has garnered the attention of various industry leaders, policymakers and large organizations willing to invest in its development. As an example, IBM already has […]