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Tezos organizers hit with second lawsuit over cryptocurrency fundraiser

Thomson Reuters A lawsuit alleges that a cryptocurrency initiative that raised $232 million misled participants The cyrpto project, called Tezos, raised money from people who believed they were investors. But the funds were raised as non-refundable donations. A second lawsuit was filed this week against the organizers of cybercurrency technology project Tezos, an initiative that raised […]

What is a SAFT – Business Insider

SAFTs — Simple Agreements for Future Tokens — may invoke images of a casino. But in many ways, they are similar to traditional initial public offerings.Reuters/Siu Chiu Just as blockchain technology is shaking up the startup space, it’s also revamping the way venture capital firms invest in emerging companies. Over the last year and a […]

How to prepare for the cryptocurrency revolution

Blockchain is quickly becoming one of the most anticipated technologies of our time. Much like the early internet, experienced technologists foresee blockchain as a vehicle to drive society forward. Implementations of secure, decentralized systems can empower us to conquer organizational issues of trust and security that have plagued our society for generations. In effect, we […]

It’s only a matter of time before cryptocurrency prices start to fall

As far back as 330BC, Aristotle defined the five characteristics of good money as durable, divisible, convenient, consistent, and something which has use value in and of itself. Not much has changed in the intervening 2,000-plus years. Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are probably durable. They are certainly divisible, consistent and they are convenient as long […]

What is a digital currency and how does cryptocurrency mining work?

VANCOUVER — Cryptocurrency is a digital currency with no physical form or intrinsic value, but is an increasingly hot commodity as Bitcoin, its most well-known iteration, flirts with a record high. Bitcoin, the self-proclaimed original decentralized digital currency, is hovering around US$8,000 as investors pour into alternative currencies. Many other types of cryptocurrencies exist, including […]

What is a digital currency and how does cryptocurrency mining work?

VANCOUVER — Cryptocurrency is a digital currency with no physical form or intrinsic value, but is an increasingly hot commodity as Bitcoin, its most well-known iteration, flirts with a record high. Bitcoin, the self-proclaimed original decentralized digital currency, is hovering around US$8,000 as investors pour into alternative currencies. Many other types of cryptocurrencies exist, including Monero […]

What is a digital currency and how does cryptocurrency mining work?

VANCOUVER — Cryptocurrency is a digital currency with no physical form or intrinsic value, but is an increasingly hot commodity as Bitcoin, its most well-known iteration, flirts with a record high. Bitcoin, the self-proclaimed original decentralized digital currency, is hovering around US$8,000 as investors pour into alternative currencies. Many other types of cryptocurrencies exist, including […]

What is a digital currency and how does cryptocurrency mining work?

VANCOUVER — Cryptocurrency is a digital currency with no physical form or intrinsic value, but is an increasingly hot commodity as Bitcoin, its most well-known iteration, flirts with a record high. Bitcoin, the self-proclaimed original decentralized digital currency, is hovering around US$8,000 as investors pour into alternative currencies. Many other types of cryptocurrencies exist, including […]

Tezos Cryptocurrency Supporters Will Lose Money

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email Tezos backers who want to get refunds shouldn’t expect to do so, according to news from Reuters, citing Bitcoin Suisse, the Swiss cryptocurrency broker that helped the blockchain startup raise $232 million this past summer. Bitcoin Suisse said it is not aware that any of the funds invested […]

Up Next: Cryptocurrency Goes to the Moon

This post originally appeared in Money Stuff. Owen Davis of Dealbreaker went to an initial coin offering conference, ICO Summit, and oh man. Oh man: One of the presenters at the conference is Matt McKibbin, who runs a consulting firm called DecentraNet. “Decentralization will change more in our lives over the coming years than possibly any […]

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