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Bitcoin prices plummet, along with interest in blockchain, cryptocurrency jobs
Job seeker interested for roles related to bitcoin, blockchain, and cryptocurrency declined by 3% over the past year, according to Indeed.
Bitcoin Slide Spurs Viability Fears
Bitcoin’s no longer boring.
Reimagining Trusted Intermediaries – Electric Capital – Medium
A form of disruptive innovation occurs when a cultural shift is combined with utilitarian technology that allows the culture shift to…
What Are the 51% Attacks and How to Stop Them
A 51% attack is a bane of all altcoins - and some have already fallen victim to them. Learn the methodology of the attacks and the ways to stop them!
After the Bitcoin Boom: Hard Lessons for Cryptocurrency Investors
The number of people who bought virtual currencies more than doubled last winter. For people who got in late, the bust has been disastrous.
Crypto-incrementalism vs Crypto-anarchy
Is crypto an incremental technology to apply opportunistically or a revolutionary technology to reshape society? What defines the difference in these viewpoints and what are the implications?
Inside the Crypto World's Biggest Scandal
One couple thought they held the secret to building a new decentralized utopia. On the way, they plunged into a new kind of hell. A crypto-tragedy in three acts.
Massive Visa Outage Shows the Fragility of Global Payments
Customers across Europe couldn't make payments with Visa Friday, underscoring some of the risks in complex, centralized networks.
Wyoming Aims to Be America’s Cryptocurrency Capital
The state is passing laws to attract the country’s digital-money business.
Bitcoin Could Consume Enough Energy to Power Austria By Year's End
It takes a lot of electricity to mine bitcoins, and as more miners try to cash in on the crypto craze, the amount of energy required to win new coins increases accordingly. New research suggests the entire bitcoin network could consume as much as 7.7 gigawatts of electricity by the end of this year—enough to power a country the size of Austria. But the new analysis is not without its critics, who say there are many other factors to consider.
An Introduction to Crypto
https://youtu.be/2dgdGWyJoK4 watch time: 21 minutes From the quest for digital money and history of bitcoin, to the emergence of ethereum and smart contracts, this presentation/video provides an in…
Is Buying Crypto Assets “Investing” – AVC
Bitcoin – Opacity – Medium
It may fail but we now know how to do it
Cryptocurrencies: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)
Digital currencies are generating a lot of excitement. John Oliver enlists Keegan-Michael Key to get potential investors equally excited about the concept of caution. Connect with Last Week Tonight online...
CRYPTOCURRENCY ENABLED CRIME
Speaker: Jonathan Levin (Chainalysis) As the cryptocurrency market approaches $300 billion in market cap, investors and cyber criminals are salivating. This presentation will track the genesis of cryptocurrency enabled cybercrime from better payment infrastructure to monetize malware to drug last mile distribution and spear-phishing enabled thefts and hacking of smart currencies.
What Is Blockchain? (VICE on HBO)
VICE correspondent Michael Moynihan investigates the technology powering the cryptocurrency revolution: Blockchain. See it on #VICEonHBO at 7:30 PM and 11PM on HBO, HBO Now.
A Conversation with Naval Ravikant and Ryan Shea | Blockstack Summit 2017
Chinese entrepreneurs have some creative responses to the government’s crackdown on crypto
Last September’s official restrictions have unleashed a wave of below-the-radar innovation.
How does a blockchain work - Simply Explained
What is a blockchain and how do they work? I'll explain why blockchains are so special in simple and plain English! 💰 Want to buy Bitcoin or Ethereum?
A Guide To Bitcoin’s Technical Brilliance (For Non-Programmers)
18 minutes is all that it takes to understand Bitcoin better than most people.