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Can ICOs by Mainstream Companies Lead to Cryptocurrency Mass Adoption?

Antonio Madeira · November 16, 2017 · 10:00 pm Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are a new crowdfunding phenomenon that is making waves both in and outside of the cryptocurrency space. A recent report by Deloitte estimate that over 26,000 Blockchain Projects got started in 2016 and other estimates also put ICO funding near the $1 […]

Can ICOs by Mainstream Companies Lead to Cryptocurrency Mass Adoption?

Antonio Madeira · November 16, 2017 · 10:00 pm Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are a new crowdfunding phenomenon that is making waves both in and outside of the cryptocurrency space. A recent report by Deloitte estimate that over 26,000 Blockchain Projects got started in 2016 and other estimates also put ICO funding near the $1 […]

The cryptocurrency craze – are digital coins on verge of going mainstream?

Legendary investor Warren Buffett once described it as a “mirage” to be avoided by any sensible investor. JP Morgan Chase chief executive Jamie Dimon has famously described it as a “fraud” and last month warned that if “you’re stupid enough to buy it, you’ll pay the price for it one day.” Another global bank boss, […]

How Charlie Silver is Bringing Cryptocurrency Mainstream

Do you remember when Mark Zuckerberg was so nervous on stage talking about Facebook’s privacy policy, that he had to take off his hoodie because he was sweating so much? The good news was that the general public started becoming more aware of Facebook’s attitude towards privacy. The bad news is that the situation is […]

Canucks aim to take Ethereum Mainstream

adbank aims to disrupt the multi-hundred billion dollar digital advertising industry using Blockchain technology built on the Ethereum network. 56% of all website traffic is driven by bots, costing advertisers 10s of billions each year. In addition to advertisers burning their budgets on fake traffic, they’re forced to pay an undisclosed ad tech tax to […]

Canucks aim to take Ethereum Mainstream

COLLINGWOOD, Ontario, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Canadian cofounders Jon Gillham, Chiron Bramberger, Kelsey Cole, Angelo Dodaro and Leon Pereira are proud to announce the launch of their crowdsale campaign for adbank, a powerful peer-to-peer platform for digital advertisers and publishers, built on the blockchain. Photo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/603552/adbank_New_Kids_on_the_Blockchain__Canucks_aim_to_take_Ethereum.jpg Logo: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6vrlODdRgQ adbank aims to disrupt the multi-hundred […]

Canucks aim to take Ethereum Mainstream

adbank aims to disrupt the multi-hundred billion dollar digital advertising industry using Blockchain technology built on the Ethereum network. 56% of all website traffic is driven by bots, costing advertisers 10s of billions each year. In addition to advertisers burning their budgets on fake traffic, they’re forced to pay an undisclosed ad tech tax to […]

India Drug “Cartel” Uses Bitcoins, Two Arrested: A Closer Look at Mainstream Media Libel

Reviews This week, Delhi Police accused two people of operating a drug ring, according to the Daily Mail India edition. Using the world’s most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin, the two were able to purchase 3,635 USD worth of illegal drugs on the dark web. It is claimed such an incident is “probably the […]

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Are Taking Cryptocurrency Mainstream

The most interesting aspect of the cryptocurrency industry is the many mainstream applications the technology can be used for. Launching a cryptocurrency startup requires a product-design perspective to identify what processes in society can be optimized with blockchain. Entrepreneurs are currently rushing into this surging field with blockchain products and have triggered a flood of ICO […]

Bitcoin is going mainstream, with a new futures market

By Jason Potts and Marie-Anne Cam, RMIT University Updated November 07, 2017 13:28:14 Photo: With the introduction of futures, Bitcoin is starting to look like a credible investment. (Reuters: Benoit Tessier) The Chicago Mercantile Exchange will soon begin trading Bitcoin derivatives (futures contracts), signalling the cryptocurrency is now a mainstream asset class. Bitcoin has had […]

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