California Legislators Are Working to Send Blockchain to Governor’s Desk

A number of blockchain-focused bills have been making the rounds in California’s State government. Elected officials are working to have them signed by Governor Jerry Brown. News out of California concerning blockchain and cryptocurrency has been intriguing over the last few months, to say the least. In mid-August, a U.S. Federal Court permitted a defendant to …

Are The Bulls Back?? [Bitcoin Today]

Bitmex Affiliate Link: https://www.bitmex.com/register/NJu3r0 Bitcoin Technical Analysis & Crypto News Today: The Bitcoin price is up today, and are the bulls here now? I use technical analysis on the Bitcoin chart to give you my Bitcoin price prediction. Bullish or bearish? Is the triple bottom showing its potential? Is it a falling wedge with a …

Walmart’s Latest Blockchain Patent Lets Robots Conduct Deliveries Across Supply Chain

U.S. retail giant Walmart has applied to the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) to patent a blockchain system for deliveries, according to an official patent document released August 30. The new patent aims to provide a technology for running “in-field authenticating of autonomous electronic devices” to enable secure deliveries. The patent specifies that “[i]n …

Indiegogo Founder Talks Security Tokens

Crowdfunding giant Indiegogo, known for the creation of projects like the Wardenclyffe Tesla Science Centre, recently stepped into the security token market with the announcement that the company would tokenize the St. Regis Aspen Resort in Colorado and sell the tokens as legally-registered securities in a security token offering (STO). STOs Will Soon Become Commonplace …

Which is the Most Usable for Merchants?

Volatile or not, there’s growing public demand for retailers and businesses to accept payment in cryptocurrency. According to a survey published in June by the United Kingdom-based crypto-exchange CreditCoin, 75 percent of American consumers want the option to use cryptocurrencies to pay for items they purchase in stores. Sadly, the proportion of stores providing this option …

Crypto Mining Chat – Let’s Investigate New Coins

It’s that time again where I do a little investigation and look at some of the latest cryptocurrencies that have been launched. For reference, I will be checking a lot of announcements via https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?board=159.0 If you are watching the stream, be sure to say hello 🙂 Thanks, Kevin OBVIOUS DISCLAIMER IS OBVIOUS: I am not …

PwC’s New Digital Skills Course Will Teach Employees about Blockchain

“Big four” auditing firm PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is launching training programs to employees on blockchain and other nascent technologies. The two-year digital skills course, dubbed “Digital Accelerators” and said to begin in January, will train 1,000 employees on everything from drones, blockchain, and cleansing data to 3D printing, a news report from tech publication Digiday says. The …

Navigating Cryptocurrency Exchanges: Experts Weigh In

Although one of the primary goals of Bitcoin is to create a currency that is borderless and decentralized, a recurring concern is the way (other than mining) that we are able to actually acquire it and other cryptocurrencies. Crypto exchanges became a necessary component of this equation, and they hold a huge influence over the …