Posted Date: May 21, 2018
Crypto is set for yet another banner year, especially if mainstream portrayals of it are any indication. Marvel Comics’ Hunt for Wolverine – Adamantium Agenda #1 and The Simpsons: Tapped Out video game are both working-in references to cryptocurrency into their respective storylines and quests in attempt to capture some of the excitement regarding money’s […] The post Marvel, The Simpsons Go Crypto appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 21, 2018
On May 19 a group of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) miners met after the Coingeek Conference in Hong Kong to discuss a new proposal which would fund BCH development and professional programmers who work on the protocol. The funding would stem from a portion of the miners block reward, and attendees discussed donating between 1-5 percent […] The post BCH Miners Discuss Funding Development With a Fraction of Block Rewards appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 21, 2018
After the notorious 5 BTC ‘bitcoin puzzle’ was solved last January after years of people trying to crack it, now another bitcoin puzzle was launched this week on forums and social media. On May 19, 2018, a person posted an image which contains a bitcoin puzzle that rewards the solver 1 BTC. Also read: A […] The post Armchair Detectives Have Another Bitcoin Puzzle to Solve appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 21, 2018
The sooner our education system is digitally disrupted, the better It's difficult to measure the impact of higher education, either in a monetary sense or otherwise, although a few studies have tried. One recent study, involving 14,780 higher education institutions in 78 countries over six decades, suggested that doubling the number of Universities in a region results in a 4.7% increase in GDP per capita over five years. Two main reasons were suggested by the authors - a rise in workforce skill levels, and improved research and innovation. The post PR: Tutellus launches ICO on the Cryptonomos platform appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 20, 2018
Blockchain exploration service Blockchair has launched a new analytics tool. Blockchair Feed decodes the messages that are written into the BCH, BTC, and ETH networks. The results can be viewed in a real-time feed comprised of messages that range from the banal to the enigmatic. Also read: A Brief History of Hidden Messages in the […] The post Blockchair Feed Reveals Messages Encoded in the BCH, BTC and ETH Blockchains appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 20, 2018
A notable week for Bitcoin Cash (BCH) – the network successfully upgraded the blockchain protocol by extending the block size to 32MB. The change will allow a greater number of transactions to be processed with inexpensive and consistent transaction fees. Also, Seminole County in Florida will accept tax payments in both Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and […] The post This Week in Bitcoin: Smooth Bitcoin Cash Upgrade, BCH and BTC Tax Payments in Florida appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 20, 2018
Move over Cryptokitties. The ethereum network has a new batch of games to blame for rising gas fees. Over the past week, the viral success of dapps such as Ether Shrimp Farm, Ether Cartel, and Pepe Farm has congested the ethereum blockchain, questioning its readiness for enterprise adoption. Also read: Cryptocurrency is Property in Russia, Justice […] The post Shrimp, Frogs, and Drugs Are Clogging the Ethereum Blockchain appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 20, 2018
People’s Republic of China (PRC) 中华人民共和国 was one of the first governments to ban bitcoin, cryptocurrency. Now, the PRC is the first country to come out with official government crypto rankings. Its China Center for Information Industry Development (CCID) used three filters through which coins would be judged: innovation, technology, application. Rather surprisingly to some […] The post China Ranks Cryptos: Bitcoin (BTC) Dismal 13 of 28 appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 20, 2018
The Russian Ministry of Justice has taken side in what looks like a lively debate about the status of cryptocurrencies that are still unregulated in the country. A bankruptcy case involving a modest amount of bitcoin has sparked discussions in Russian legal circles. Some say a crypto is nothing more than “a set of characters.” […] The post Cryptocurrency is Property in Russia, Justice Minister Confirms appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 20, 2018
Cryptocurrency enthusiasts take security and storage seriously, and there are a bunch of different hardware solutions out there. One startup has released a different kind of digital asset hardware wallet that is the same size and shape as a credit card. Due to the design of the new ‘Coolwallet S,’ the wallet can be hidden […] The post A Look at the Credit Card Shaped Hardware Device Called ‘Coolwallet’ appeared first on Bitcoin News.