It may be fair to compare what cryptocurrency and blockchains are going through to the 1990s dotcom bubble, but not to the 2000s housing bubble.
Blockchains are inefficient, and worth the cost only when censorship-resistance is required. For money, it clearly is; for identity, it just might be.
The cryptocurrency exchange has resumed services after a scheduled maintenance that was supposed to take two hours but instead took two days.
"Bitcoin is a fraud." Four small words ignited a maelstrom when JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon took the stage at a conference in September. The blockchain…
If crypto assets really are the "Craziest Bubble Ever," then Naval Ravikant is the movement's elder statesman. The founder of AngelList, Ravikant…
An influx of get-rich-quick types could encourage the sort of behavior that bitcoin was designed to escape.
This is not the kind of technology where you "move fast and break things." Financial market infrastructure is too big to bet on a buzzword.
The partners say the blockchain technology speeds up data delivery from the index provider, removes the need for manual intervention and lowers risk.
Bitcoin has taught its early adopters the value of delayed gratification, giving the lie to the old saw that cryptocurrency serves no social purpose.…
Bitfinex has hired white-shoe law firm Steptoe & Johnson and said it may sue a pseudonymous blogger who has accused the bitcoin exchange of fraud.