More Institutions, More Investors, More Users What are the indicators that this new Bitcoin bull market may be stronger and longer-lasting than the last one, which peaked near the end of 2017? Institutional Money and Infrastructure The benefits of institutional money coming into the Bitcoin market have been predicted for some time, and it’s...Continue reading
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Photo by Aditya Vyas on Unsplash How Are Banks Actually Using Blockchain? Many are planning to use RippleNet. Ripple has signed agreements with over two hundred banks and financial institutions. This is because blockchain in general, and Ripple’s technologies in particular, can save banks a great deal of money, while improving customer experience. Banks...Continue reading
A Perspective Check on Bitcoin Price Fluctuations A Very Brief Review of Bitcoin’s ten year price history Bitcoin first broke $7,000 on Nov 2, 2017. Bitcoin next dropped below $7,000 June 11, 2017. Bitcoin hit $7,000 again on July 17, 2018. Bitcoin’s price vacillated above and below $7,000 for a couple of months, but...Continue reading
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From Enterprise Blockchain Partnerships to Fintech Integrations to Government-based initiatives and Institutional Investment in Cryptocurrency, We’re Seeing Some Significant Signs of Life Enterprise Blockchain Initiatives and Partnerships Facebook is reportedly looking for allies to support its planned cryptocurrency payment service “Facebook has been in talks with dozens of financial firms and e-commerce companies...Continue reading
I’ll be giving a video presentation on tokenization this coming Monday (March 25, 2019), to the Southern California chapter of FIBREE, the Foundation for International Blockchain and Real Estate Expertise. The live meetup is in Irvine, CA (details linked below), and video will be available in the near future for those who can’t attend...Continue reading
Originally answered on Quora. Question as asked on Quora: “What will be the impact of Bitcoin ETF’s on the economy?” I don’t know that Bitcoin ETFs alone will have a huge impact on the economy, at least near term. However, I see the near-term advent of Bitcoin ETFs as a positive sign that Bitcoin...Continue reading
Originally posted on Quora Question: How Far Down Will The Price Of Ethereum Drop? Will It Go To Zero? My Answer: Very probably not. ETH is simply the token of Ethereum, which provides the infrastructure backbone for the current blockchain ecosystem. For instance, the vast majority of blockchain projects run on the Ethereum network, and...Continue reading
Original Question: Is cryptocurrency only for the economically well-to-do? Originally published on Quora Answer: Actually, cryptocurrency is primarily for the less well-to-do, in terms of the benefits it offers over the long term. The only aspect of cryptocurrency that is primarily for the economically well-to-do are the secondary investment markets, ranging from globally-popular exchange...Continue reading