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Does the EU love or hate blockchain
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Does the EU Love or Hate Blockchain?
The European Union often seems to be a series of contradictions when it comes to blockchain and cryptocurrency. The introduction of GDPR laws and cryptocurrency exchange regulations may seem hostile to blockchain tech development, yet events like the European Commission’s Digital Day 2018, show that Europe is open to blockchain. How can we make sense of this? The explosion of cryptocurrency into the mainstream in the second half of 2017…
A $250,000 Prediction for Bitcoin by Draper
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A $250,000 Prediction for Bitcoin by Draper
Predictions about Bitcoin from Billionaires and Tech Gurus have been witnessed to be entirely accurate. Tech Billionaire, Tim Draper, has predicted an astounding figure of $250,000 Bitcoin price for 2022. This bold statement was at the 2018 Blockchain Party at the university founded by him, Draper University in California. Tim Draper is known primarily as a venture capital investor and is widely known for his purchase of 30,000 seized Bitcoins…
Swiss Researchers Expect Bitcoin Market Value to Drop Significantly in 2018
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Swiss Researchers Expect Bitcoin Market Value to Drop Significantly in 2018
 According to a recent research, conducted by Didier Sornette and Spencer Wheatley, professors of entrepreneurial risk at ETH Zurich, bitcoin’s (BTC) market value, which currently floats around $124b will be slashed by 37% to approximately $77b by the end of 2018. The research was based on Metcalfe’s law, which is a theory crafted by the Ethernet founder Bob Metcalfe in the 1980s. The law states that the value of a…
Cryptocurrencies Are to Be Avoided, Says Atlanta Federal Reserve President Bostic
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Cryptocurrencies Are to Be Avoided, Says Atlanta Federal Reserve President Bostic
 Turns out that Raphael Bostic, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, is not the biggest fan of cryptocurrencies. In the annual meeting of the Hope Global Forum, Mr. Bostic expressed his negative stance towards transactions and investments in digital currency and urged the US citizens to avoid them altogether. The Hope Global Forum is considered to be “the largest gathering of leaders in the world on…