Tag: Doesn’t

Just Because Cryptocurrency Isn’t ‘Legal Tender’ Doesn’t Make It Illegal

Just Because Cryptocurrency Isn’t ‘Legal Tender’ Doesn’t Make It Illegal Central bank warnings about crypto assets may give the impression that cryptocurrency is illegal, especially since these entities often cite reasons as to why they’re uncomfortable with virtual currencies encroaching on their turf. But their assertions are often inaccurate, particularly […]

Chatter Report: Vitalik Doesn’t Believe in Proof of Work, Chris Pacia Discusses Big Blocks

Chatter Report: Vitalik Doesn’t Believe in Proof of Work, Chris Pacia Discusses Big Blocks In this latest roundup of crypto chatter from social media, Vitalik Buterin sparks debate by declaring that he doesn’t believe in proof of work. Also, developer Rhett Creighton is accused of foul play in the Bitcoin […]

Report: Bitcoin Mining Doesn’t Fuel Climate Change, It Benefits the Global Economy

Report: Bitcoin Mining Doesn’t Fuel Climate Change, It Benefits the Global Economy The majority of bitcoin miners — about 78 percent — use renewable energy to power their mining operations, while preventing surplus electricity from going to waste in countries such as China, a new study by Coinshares has revealed. […]

Jack Ma on Blockchain: Chief Exec Thinks Blockchain Will Be “Useless” If It Doesn’t Help the Environment

Jack Ma on Blockchain: Chief Exec Thinks Blockchain Will Be “Useless” If It Doesn’t Help the Environment Jack Ma, Alibaba’s Executive Chairman, has never been shy about his thoughts on the newest and latest technology. The Chinese businessman, investor, and philanthropist has been a long-proponent of blockchain technology but recently […]