Tag: Claims

Report Claims 85% of the Monero Network Dominated by ASIC Miners

Report Claims 85% of the Monero Network Dominated by ASIC Miners Over the last few years, certain cryptocurrency networks have tried to block ASIC mining with many fruitless attempts to forge ASIC-resistant protocols. Multiple cryptocurrency developers have attempted to brick ASIC miners, but with scant success. A perfect example is […]

The Daily: Bitcoin Carnivory, Dapps & DEXs, Quadrigacx Claims Insolvency

The Daily: Bitcoin Carnivory, Dapps & DEXs, Quadrigacx Claims Insolvency The Daily curates stories from the eclectic and often bizarre world of Bitcoin. Today’s roundup demonstrates just how varied that world can be, taking in Bitcoin carnivory, decentralized apps, and a new price comparison tool for token traders. We begin […]

Majority of Bitcoin Investors Not Deducting 2018 Losses from Taxes, Claims Recent Report

Majority of Bitcoin Investors Not Deducting 2018 Losses from Taxes, Claims Recent Report It’s no secret that many relatively new investors in the cryptocurrency markets have seen massive monetary losses that have resulted from the persisting bear market that first began in late-2017 when Bitcoin began falling from its highs […]

Tron Can’t Handle Bittorrent’s Transaction Volume, Former Exec Claims

Tron Can’t Handle Bittorrent’s Transaction Volume, Former Exec Claims Simon Morris, who was Bittorrent’s chief strategy officer until July 2018, has expressed his doubts about the capability of the Tron blockchain to process the vast number of transactions that the popular file-sharing platform will demand. Morris believes there’s more marketing […]

Report Claims Chinese Mining Giant Bitmain Is Prepping for New Leadership

Report Claims Chinese Mining Giant Bitmain Is Prepping for New Leadership The cryptocurrency mining manufacturer Bitmain may have a new chief executive officer in the near future according to regional reports. Bitmain’s director of product engineering, Haichao Wang, will apparently take the lead role within the corporation but no official […]

Report Claims Central Banks Are Cautious About Issuing Their Own Digital Currencies

Report Claims Central Banks Are Cautious About Issuing Their Own Digital Currencies The Bank of International Settlements (BIS) has published a survey showing that most central central banks are “proceeding cautiously” on issuing their own digital currencies. Only a handful are planning to do so in the near future, it […]

Economist Claims Investors Should Expect Volatile Stock Market in 2019

Economist Claims Investors Should Expect Volatile Stock Market in 2019 Following the recent downturn in the US stock market, investors have now bore witness to wild market volatility, the likes of which haven’t been seen in years. Although the markets are ending 2018 on a less-than-positive note, one prominent economist […]

Chatter Report: Antonopoulos Criticizes KYC, Kasireddy Claims Decentralization Not Always Better

Chatter Report: Antonopoulos Criticizes KYC, Kasireddy Claims Decentralization Not Always Better Criticism is the overarching theme of today’s crypto chatter roundup. Andreas Antonopoulos vehemently opposes mandatory KYC to access banking services. Also, Preethi Kasireddy calls for cryptocurrency users to rethink decentralization. Also Read: Jimmy Song Uses Andreas Antonopoulos Model, Open […]

State Farm is Now Testing Blockchain Technology for Auto Insurance Claims

State Farm is Now Testing Blockchain Technology for Auto Insurance Claims US automotive and life insurance group State Farm is now testing blockchain technology to potentially speed up auto claims. The company announced the new pilot for its blockchain-based subrogation platform on its website yesterday. State Farm Testing Blockchain Technology According to […]