Tag: cryptocurrency

Many in the digital currency community see regulation as a bad thing, but are actually some benefits.

The European Parliament has issued a report on odometer tampering which suggests that blockchain technology could be an effective means of combating the practice.

Consortium of 27 banks aim to develop Blockchain solutions for the banking industry in India, State Bank of India begins pilot test.

Wealth managers are being inundated with calls about Bitcoin, according to a recent report, and most are saying that owning some is a good idea.

After all the FUD and insanity, JP Morgan is considering adding Bitcoin futures trading to their platform.

Bitcoin has shrugged off all bad news this year, including the recent hack of Tether. Price could soar past the $10,000 mark by year end, says billionaire.

Moroccan authorities are among the latest to provide details on how they will regulate the exchange of cryptocurrencies.

Recently, two high-profile executives, Alibaba Group’s Jack Ma and Overstock.com’s Patrick Byrne, have publicly discussed their perspectives on bitcoin and blockchain technology. Ma came off as lukewarm toward the former and optimistic about the latter, while Byrne appears enthusiastic across the board.

Chaincode Labs Founder Alex Morcos joined us to discuss his journey, the role of the company in Bitcoin’s development and the views that drive his work.Topics discussed in this episode:Alex’s background in high frequency trading as a founder of Hudson River TradingHow Alex first learned about BitcoinThe vision of Chaincode LabsWhy Bitcoin represents our only chance of creating digital goldWhy Bitcoin’s resistance to change is one of its core featuresWhy the NYA & SegWit2x approach was misguidedHow getting consensus around a hard fork blocksize increase could workWhy Alex is not excited about the efforts to use blockchains in banksSupport the show, consider donating: BTC: 1CD83r9EzFinDNWwmRW4ssgCbhsM5bxXwg (https://epicenter.tv/tipbtc)ETH: 0x8cdb49ca5103Ce06717C4daBBFD4857183f50935 (https://epicenter.tv/tipeth)This episode is also available on :Epicenter.tvYouTubeSouncloudWatch or listen, Epicenter is available wherever you get your podcasts.Epicenter is hosted by Brian Fabian Crain, S?ƒbastien Couture & Meher Roy.

On Monday, the president of the European Central Bank shrugged off the implications of digital currency adoption, continuing the institution’s blasé public attitude toward increasingly popular non-fiat cryptocurrencies.