The advantages to using cryptocurrency are abundant, but some experts remain concerned over the impact mining will have on global economies. Crypto-mining serves two main purposes: Adding transactions to the blockchain and releasing new forms of cryptocurrency. The process can be taxing on computer generator systems because it requires a certain amount of energy and power.
Cryptocurrencies and environmental sustainability do not go hand in hand, a fact brought sharply into focus by the news that the nation of Iceland is using more electricity mining bitcoin than powering its homes. There is no getting around the fact that bitcoin,
Crypto mining is known for taking up massive amounts of space, energy and money to attain the most desirable coins in the market. Many computing rigs are located in sprawling data centers in locales with low temperatures and cheap electricity. As mining becomes both more difficult and lucrative,
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Proceeds from blockchain token sales (popularly known as initial coin offerings or “ICOs”) reportedly topped $5 billion in 2017, with approximately $1 billion of such offerings originating in the United States (EY research: initial coin offerings [ICOs] [Dec. 2017]). Blockchain technology has a variety of potential applications,
This year has been a wake-up call for crypto asset investors. After the rush of 2017 – where the vast majority of tokens appreciated in price – the dip, volatility, and subsequent sideways trend of 2018 have shaken out many of the band-wagon investors and made securing a profit a more difficult endeavor.
Neil Sweeney founded and serves as CEO of Freckle, an offline attribution platform. He previously founded JUICE Mobile, a mobile technology and advertising firm, that he led until its sale in March 2016. He was also an owner in StreamTheWorld, a venture he helped transform into the world’s first,
TaTaTu, a blockchain tokenized entertainment platform, has raised $575 million USD from private backers, an amount that would make it one of the largest private fundraises of the blockchain era, rivaling Tezos, Telegram and EOS.
The TTU tokens will serve as the central currency within a new blockchain-based social entertainment platform called “TaTaTu,” operated by TaTaTu Enterprises.
For all the talk about the potential impact blockchain technology can have on various industries, very little has been said about the sea-change it can bring to how everyone uses the Internet.
Who among us hasn’t had to deal with a buffering Netflix or YouTube stream,
Crypto’s Identity Will Be Altered By Legacy Financial Institutions – Why That’s Not Such a Bad Thing
Due to the boom in cryptocurrency popularity among average investors, traditional financial institutions such as Goldman Sachs and Fidelity Investments have announced plans to enter the crypto space. Participation from these institutions would bring major changes to the crypto market – some positive and others negative.