Interview: Vitalik Buterin on Scaling Ethereum, Its Popularity in Asia and ICOs

In an interview with Bitcoin Magazine, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin discussed some of the scaling issues Ethereum is currently dealing with, the rising interest in Ethereum in Asia and his thoughts on the ICO ecosystem in general. In late May, developers from the Ethereum-based job market platform Ethlance introduced an issue its freelancers were struggling […]

How Blockchain Tech Can Go Mainstream: MoneyConf Madrid 2017

On June 7, 2017, at MoneyConf 2017 in Madrid, David Bailey, CEO of BTC Media, moderated a discussion with Jon Matonis, Founding Director of the Bitcoin Foundation, and Huy Nguyen Trieu, CEO of The Disruptive Group, on the topic of how blockchain technology can go mainstream. Watch the panel below. The post How Blockchain Tech […]

OpenTimestamps Has Timestamped the Entire Internet Archive — Here’s How

OpenTimestamps, a project led by Bitcoin Core developer Peter Todd, just made sure the Internet Archive cannot be forged. Well, sort of. In a blog post published last week, the developer and consultant explained how he used his OpenTimestamps project to timestamp all the Internet Archive’s 750,000,000 files onto Bitcoin’s blockchain. This means that no […]

Private Capital Market Ecosystems Meet the Blockchain

In a move signaling blockchain technology’s continued advancement in the financial world, Hong Kong–based PrivateMarket.io and NY-based Symbiont announced an agreement to build an alternative investment marketplace for closed-end funds utilizing Symbiont’s SmartSecuritiesTM software. The parties anticipate that the marketplace will go live in late 2017. PrivateMarket’s strategic intent is to ensure that a new […]

Top 25 Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Websites Worldwide

The post Top 25 Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Websites Worldwide appeared first on 99 Bitcoins. Today’s post is a short one. It’s more of a list than an actual post. Due to the recent surge in Bitcoin’s price I decided to review what are the top 25 sites worldwide dealing with Bitcoin. I ranked the sites according to […]