Why Invest in Litecoin? | NewsBTC

Litecoin has been in the list of top-10 cryptocurrencies by market capitalisation pretty much since it began trading in the spring of 2013. Created by Charlie Lee – then a Google software engineer – it set out to improve upon the original crypto, Bitcoin. By tweaking Bitcoin’s open-source code, Mr. Lee was able to launch […]

How Will Bitcoin Solve Its Energy Consumption Problem?

If Bitcoin were a country, it would be the 40th largest consumer of electricity in the world. A new research paper has highlighted the growing problem as major cryptocurrencies seek to solve it. Bitcoin’s Energy Crisis Explored According to the figures, the amount of energy used for each transaction could run a dishwasher for a […]

ICE and the Future of Bitcoin Trading and Regulation …

As reported earlier by The New York Times (NYT) and Bitcoin Magazine, Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), parent company of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), is developing an online trading platform that would allow large investors to trade bitcoin directly. As news about the ICE platform continues to develop, Bitcoin Magazine spoke with lawyers Ben Sauter […]

ASK.fm Tokenizes Q&A – Bitcoin Magazine

ASK.fm is one of the largest question and answer social networks in the world. The company’s recent announcement of the sale of its utility token (ASKT) has left many people wondering why a company that has been around since 2010 would make such a dramatic shift. Now, it has become clear that the company sees […]

Uniting Airbnb, Uber and WeWork Under One Cryptocurrency

Blockchain technology startup ShareRing aims to disrupt the sharing economy by developing a single mobile application to consolidate sharing services worldwide. The sharing economy is currently valued at over $100 billion and is predicted to grow to $335 billion or more by 2025, according to a report by Brookings. “I realized just how much waste […]

OPEN Presents Innovative Protocol Blockchain for Interoperability*

Cryptocurrencies and blockchain, undoubtedly, will disrupt companies and entire industries in the near future. OPEN Platform has been working hard from day one to push this vision forward by creating the tools that allow any developer anywhere to accept cryptocurrencies in a plug-and-play manner. This has the potential to tap into the $400 billion of […]