Blockchain Might Make Voting Worse — Not Better: Crypto Researchers

Three researchers with the Initiative for CryptoCurrencies and Contracts (IC3) are questioning whether, as some proponents claim, blockchain technology will be able to change the internet voting sector for the better. In an article published by Business Insider, the scholars argue that while blockchain technology might serve to revolutionize other industries, internet voting might be a …

Cryptocurrency Needs Regulation to Survive

In an exclusive interview with CCN, the CEO of the world’s largest Bitcoin ATM network took a hard stance against those who believe in a world where Bitcoin and its peers can survive unregulated. Sheffield Clark, whose company — Coinsource — recently installed 17 new Bitcoin ATMs in Florida, stated that cryptocurrency is not a …

Blockchain Technology Can Revolutionize Healthcare

Open Positions at CCN: Full Time and Part Time Journalists Wanted. Healthcare in developing parts of the world has remained below standard over a long period of time. The reasons for this can be related to system weaknesses in terms of leadership, governance, workforce, technology, finance among others. Traditional implementations in attempt to achieve lasting …

How DAGs Will Solve the Blokchain Scalability Problem

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Just as the range of social networks has expanded to a number of different platforms with different underlying attributes and capabilities, crypto platforms will proliferate for every kind of use case and requirement. Crypto technology is almost synonymous with blockchains, but …

Four Crypto Exchanges Challenge India’s Bitcoin Banking Blockade in Supreme Court

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. In the third in sequence yet the fiercest attempt of downing the Reserve Bank of India’s circular blocking off banking services to cryptocurrency exchanges, four more Indian cryptocurrency exchanges have jointly filed a Writ Petition (Civil) no. 373 of 2018 under …

Analyst Predicts Ethereum Price to Hit a Record $2,500 in 2018

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Ethereum could rise fourfold to $2,500 and have a record-setting year this year, a financial consulting firm has predicted. “The price of Ethereum is predicted to increase significantly this year, and could hit $2,500 by the end of 2018 with a …

What’s Next for Cryptocurrency? Distribution of Power

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. On this third and final piece about different cryptocurrency purposes and the role education plays in regulation, I aim to discuss why the concentration of power among cryptocurrency holders will dictate how bitcoin gets adopted. My expectation is that whatever I …

Pakistan Made a Big Mistake by Banning Cryptocurrencies and ICOs

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. State Bank of Pakistan, the country’s central bank, has recently banned cryptocurrency trading and initial coin offerings (ICOs). The rash decision of the bank could become a major mistake for Pakistan’s economy moving forward. Mistake Throughout 2018, many of the major …

Bitcoin Price Sideways: The Price of Freedom

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.   With the current market movement (or lack of it) it’s important to understand the forces behind it and, at least to some extent, find reasons for the current stillness. Why is the price moving sideways? –disclaimer: my opinion is not financial …