Porn viewers are the recent targets of a new scam that attempts to blackmail them with the aim of extorting a sum equivalent to $1,900. To make it even more complicated, the people behind the scam are only accepting payments made in the form of bitcoins.
Investing in cryptocurrency is still a speculative business. If you're in it for the long haul and want to do more than simply HODL, what can you do to minimize loss and maximize the potential of your holdings? This guide provides information on how to build a long-term cryptocurrency investment strategy.
The innovative investor’s guide to an entirely new asset class—from two experts on the cutting edge With the rise of bitcoin and blockchain technology, investors can capitalize on the greatest investment opportunity since the Internet.
Alexander Kroeger and Asani Sarkar Bitcoin is the most popular virtual currency yet developed. Proponents assert that bitcoin can remove frictions involved in payment and settlement systems by eliminating the need for the financial intermediaries that exist in traditional currencies.
If you think, the two cryptocurrency giants ”Bitcoin and Ethereum” have taken all the juicy pies in the cryptocurrency market, you are in for a surprise because a customer-oriented currency has entered the arena and has taken the lead based on the current market capitalization.
OpenCoin: September 2012 to September 2014. The Ripple logo during the OpenCoin period. (Source: Ripple.com) In 2012, McCaleb hired Chris Larsen, who remains on the board today as the executive chairman and whom the current website describes as a co-founder of Ripple. This marked the start of the OpenCoin era, the first of three name changes between 2012 and 2015.