The Past and Present of Bitcoin Mining Fraud

This article was written by Aaron Mangal, a Coincentral author that writes about Blockchain Technologies and does content marketing and business development for CoinStructive, a Bitcoin and Blockchain consulting firm. Bitcoin mining and fraud are an unfortunate reality we must face as an industry. From things like Bitconnect to Butterfly labs to even Onecoin, there are a … Continue reading The Past and Present of Bitcoin Mining Fraud

Bitcoin’s Price Increased Abnormally During the Recent Boom Due to Tether Manipulation, a Study Says

Bitcoin's price increased abnormally during the recent boom due to the manipulation of the U.S. dollar-pegged tether, reported Coindesk on June 13.  The new study published by John Griffin and Amin Shams, two professors of the University of Texas at Austin's Department of Finance, was conducted to determine the influence of the stablecoin with bitcoin's prices … Continue reading Bitcoin’s Price Increased Abnormally During the Recent Boom Due to Tether Manipulation, a Study Says

What is Bitcoin Mining?

Praveen Reddy Kanthala, Mechanical engineering from National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, answers the question on Quora: What is Bitcoin Mining? Bitcoin, the first cryptocurrency ever created has indeed become the most widely used digital currency on earth. Ever since the existence of Bitcoin in 2009, it has witnessed unprecedented growth across the world. The reason … Continue reading What is Bitcoin Mining?

Wall Street Executive Hopes Bitcoin Will Become Internet Currency

Jack Dorsey, a Wall Street executive and CEO of Square, hopes Bitcoin will become Internet currency, reported Coindesk on May 17. Dorsey spoke with Elizabeth Stark of Lightning Labs at CoinDesk's Consensus 2018 conference in New York City about what his company wants for the digital currency. He said, "I'm just approaching with the principle that the Internet … Continue reading Wall Street Executive Hopes Bitcoin Will Become Internet Currency

Cryptocurrency “Will Play a Role” in the Future, Says JPMorgan Co-President

Jerry Pinto, JPMorgan co-president said that cryptocurrency "will play a role" in the future, confirming that the banking giant was "looking into" the bitcoin space, reported Cointelegraph on May 16. He also expressed that JPMorgan can already trade Bitcoin futures but no action has yet been taken to make this possible. "We are looking into … Continue reading Cryptocurrency “Will Play a Role” in the Future, Says JPMorgan Co-President