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New Report Finds 80% of Bitcoin Mining Running on Renewable Energy

November 30th, 2018

A new report from CoinShares into Bitcoin mining suggests the practice is likely loss-making for the majority of miners at current prices. Average Miner ‘Running At A Loss’ “Among our findings is an estimate that since May, the market-average, all-in marginal cost of creation, at ¢5/KWh, and 18-month depreciation schedules has increased from approximately $6,500…

Max Keiser Interview: Bitcoin Will ‘Gobble Up All Fiat’ and Rise Over $100K

November 30th, 2018

Max Keiser, Wall Street veteran and host of the Keiser Report. He explains why he isn’t fazed about the Bitcoin price drop, why he pays no attention to ICOs, and why Bitcoin will be around longer than humans.  ‘Bitcoin is the monetary black hole’ Since we last spoke in April, Bitcoin has taken quite a…

Bitcoin vs Ethereum: Differences, Advantages and Disadvantages – Which is Better?

November 30th, 2018

Bitcoin and Ethereum are undoubtedly among the most widely discussed cryptocurrencies, especially after the unparalleled bull run at the end of 2017 launched prices to unseen heights. While they are among the leading and most popular cryptocurrencies, the technology backing each one of them is fairly remote.  Let’s have a look at the most important…

Bitcoin Price Says Goodbye To $4K Again as $3K Support Could Be Next

November 30th, 2018

The Bitcoin price fellow below $4000 again November 30 as upward momentum stalled, taking the largest cryptocurrency to local lows of $3920. $4.4K Spelled Rejection For Bitcoin The turnaround continues the trend of volatility which began two weeks ago with the advent of the Bitcoin Cash hard fork. In the intervening period, analysts and pundits…

SEC Settles Charges Against DJ Khaled and Floyd Mayweather for ICO Promotion

November 30th, 2018

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges against DJ Khaled and Floyd Mayweather Jr for unlawful ICO promotion. Both celebrities have agreed to pay the financial penalties without admitting or denying the findings. Failure to Disclose In an official release dated November 29, the SEC has announced the settlement of charges against…

New Resource: Developing an Accessibility Statement

November 30th, 2018

The WAI Education and Outreach Working Group (EOWG) has published Developing an Accessibility Statement. The resource helps you create an accessibility statement for your website, mobile app, or other digital content. It includes guidance, examples, and a free generator tool. The tool helps you collect and enter relevant information to create an accessibility statement for…

Best Bitcoin Wallet – How to Securely Store Bitcoin with Software, Apps and Hardware

November 30th, 2018

Bitcoin is a digital currency. As such, the approach to acquiring and storing it differs greatly from conventional, fiat currencies. Technically, bitcoins don’t exist in any physical shape or form and, therefore, cannot really be stored. Rather, it’s private keys used to access your public bitcoin address that needs to be stored. That’s where bitcoin…

Fuji Bokujo Dairy Farm: milking the best of the internet

November 30th, 2018

As part of our series of interviews with Asia-Pacific entrepreneurs who use the internet to connect, create and grow, we chatted with Yuichiro Fujii, President of Fujii Bokujo Inc., a dairy farm based in Hokkaido, Japan. Founded in 1904, Fujii Bokujo runs the entire process of dairy product production—from milking to breeding, to feed production—and…

Amazon Unveils ‘Immutable’ Quantum Ledger Database Product

November 30th, 2018

Amazon’s digital arm Amazon Web Services (AWS) revealed two new blockchain-inspired products despite the current cryptocurrency bear market. Amazon Marching Forward Despite the recent decrease across the entire cryptocurrency market, Amazon digital arm AWS (Amazon Web Services) revealed two new blockchain-oriented products, CNBC reports. According to the company’s CEO, AWS is merely responding to increasing…

Simplicity Language to Give Bitcoin Ethereum-Like Smart Contract Capabilities

November 29th, 2018

Simplicity, a combinator-based, typed, and functional language for blockchain applications can reportedly enable Bitcoin’s Script language to handle more complex yet reliable smart contracts. Bitcoin Script Language is Limited, For Now According to a new research from Blockstream on Simplicity – a blockchain applications language – distributed ledgers pose a range of unique challenges, which make traditional…