GUEST: ULedger Blockchain Approach for Data Integrity

ULedger is a Boise, ID based blockchain firm that provides trustless, independent certification of data content at a point in time tied to a particular identity. Accomplished via Blockchain, ULedger creates an audit trail that can never be changed and consensus of the truth of the content through multiple versions …

10-31-2017: Winklevoss Twins 1% BTC Market Share

Today marks 9 years since Satoshi Nakamoto released the Bitcoin white paper called “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System.” The governor of the central bank of Taiwan suggested that anti-money laundering regulations cover Bitcoin [1]. The Winklevoss twins could be the world’s richest celebrity Bitcoin holders, reportedly holding 1% of …

10-28-2017: South Korea Considers Bitcoin a Commodity

PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel believes that Bitcoin could be digital gold [1]. Warren Buffett commented on bitcoin being in a bubble “You can’t value bitcoin because it’s not a value-producing asset” [2]. In a CNBC interview Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin “it makes externalities tangible so you can trade them” [3]. …

10-27-2017: BTC China Shutting Down Withdrawals

Coinbase will call the chain with the most accumulated difficulty Bitcoin after the Segwit2x Hard Fork [1]. GDAX announced a security update for API traders that allows IP address whitelisting for API keys [2]. BTC China announced it will shut down the exchange and stop providing withdrawal services on October …

10-21-2017: MasterCard Announced B2B Blockchain Payment Platform

Cointal, the first multi-cryptocurrency peer-to-peer marketplace launched today [1]. MasterCard announced their B2B payments blockchain technology-based payments network [2]. Australian University of New South Wales (UNSW) and a Blockchain startup are piloting an Ethereum-based rewards programs for students [3]. LedgerX reached $1 Million in trading volume within one week of …

10-20-2017: The Real Satoshi Please Stand Up

Bitcoin just hit a new record high of just over $6,000. Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto is now the 247th richest person in the world [1]. Australian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright admitted he’s not Satoshi Nakamoto [2].  49% of the 23,000 CNBC survey respondents agreed that Bitcoin will reach $10,000 and …