Welcome to Cryptobuzz! We study the blockchain and cryptocurrency space and give you the highlights in your inbox once a week.
Last Friday I had the opportunity to attend and speak at Ethereal SF, and these were a few of my takeaways: 1) Consensys: What is it? 2) Big Ambitious Ideas and 3) Decentralized Exchanges.
Matt went to BlockCon and led a panel that included Vinny Lingham where they talked about decentralized identity.
It’s that time of year, hard fork season. Bitcoin and Ethereum are both up for potential hard forks in the coming weeks. If Bitcoin’s hard fork is anything like the last one, it just means more money in our pockets although the narrative leading up to it was that it only meant devastation.
Wait, how can a business make money in the crypto space? This is a question I got this week, and one that I had as I first dove into this space. If this is a world where everything is decentralized, where there is no rent-extracting middlemen, and all the value accrues directly to the participants in the network, how can you create a business and generate profits?
Worried you missed out on the crypto party? You're not too late yet... Plus, introducing our new guest post section where we hear from Nick Potts, CEO of ScriptDrop on how Blockchain is bringing patient data into the hands of patients - where it always should have been. Plus... China.
The total crypto market cap has gone from $160 Billion to $137 Billion back up to over $150 Billion and now all the way down to $115 Billion. Welcome to crypto! We’ve seen negative press, government crackdown, and heated high profile opinions. So here we go...
Decentralize all the things! But wait, why? When will the world be ready for the next version of decentralized organizations and why open and decentralized systems are better. Plus, an update on the China ICO Ban, and new Bitcoin Price Analysis.
The number one question I've been getting recently is "What ICOs are you looking at?" With so many being announced everyday, it's becoming more and more difficult to determine which ones are legitimate and those that you should pass on.
Given such a meteoric rise this year alone, it’s no wonder people use words like “bubble” and “digital tulip mania” to describe the cryptocurrency phenomenon. So how do you navigate through bubbles and booms and find true value? Here are a couple of models to help think about investing in the crypto space.
Bitcoin is reaching new all time highs which means news and opinion abound! We give you a summary of some of the recent views of crypto visionaries and their thoughts on the crypto and decentralized movement.
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Verification can be frustrating and time consuming, but don't let it deter you! It's a barrier to entry which means you're still early to the game.
One of our most received questions, "So where do I start?!" This post will walk you through some best practices in getting started investing in crypto.
In a sense, blockchain technologies allow us to rebuild our financial system from the ground up with greater security, increased speed, and lower costs. How are you using blockchain to solve problems and make the world a better place?
Blockchain and bitcoin is as simple as understanding the transaction of an apple and recording and the principle of balancing a check book.People speak about the future of blockchain as being the solution to all our problems and/or being the ‘next’ internet. Both are pretty extreme and if we only meet half the expectation, blockchain will be very disruptive.