Bitcoin

Erik Voorhees: Within Five Years There Will Be a Major Financial Meltdown and Crypto Will Be Ready

I first met Erik Voorhees in Amsterdam, back in the summer of 2018, while covering a fintech conference called Money20/20. The conference was a circus. (Literally a circus, complete with trapezes artists, mimes, and a unicyclist.) The panels focused on stuff like artificial intelligence, biometrics at the cash register, and how to use big data. […]

Bitcoin

Five Years of Bitcoin Trendlines All Lead to This One Point; “Fireworks” Inbound

Since Bitcoin’s genesis block was first mined, the cryptocurrency has been caught within a whirlwind that has allowed BTC to post gains that defy historical precedent. Although the past couple of years have tempered the excitement surrounding the cryptocurrency, it is important to note that multiple bullish factors are fast approaching on the horizon, and […]

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Libra Association Sets Up Five Member Oversight Committee

The Libra Association, the non-profit organization overseeing Libra, has established a five-member Technical Steering Committee (TSC) to oversee and coordinate the technical design and development of the Libra network. The responsibilities of the TSC are to direct the technical roadmap of the Libra network, form working groups to fast track research into specific issues, guide […]

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21% of Bitcoin Hasn’t Moved for Five Years, Stroking Monumental Supply Shock

A record amount of bitcoin is sitting dormant, according to statistics by Coinmetrics. The report reveals that 21.6 percent of the total BTC supply hasn’t moved for five years – that’s almost 4 million coins. It suggests that bitcoiners are increasingly holding for the long-term. Coinmetrics’ analysis appears to validate the cryptocurrency’s use case as a […]