Blockchain technology continues to have a huge impact on the financial market. Bitcoin and other popular cryptocurrencies have paved the way for technological leaps and bounds unlike anything before seen in the world.
Blockchain technology can take on many different forms but none more unique that its take on the dental industry. Yes! You read that correctly. There is a new cryptocurrency for your teeth.
Back in March of 2016, DigixDAO launched a crowdfunding campaign based on Ethereum. At first, they planned for the campaign to run for 30 days but they hit their cap in just 12 hours! In fact, they surpassed it by ten-fold! What was once a goal of $500,000 had ended up becoming a successful launch worth $5.5 million!
DigixDAO used a smart contracts platform in order to automate the process so that it could return all money to investors in the event that the funding goal was not met. That might explain why it was such a huge success. There was very little risk to investors.
Over the past few years, some of the world’s largest companies began to adopt Bitcoin, embracing its relentless volatility and ever-growing infrastructure. Here’s 10 Biggest U.S. Companies That Accept Bitcoin.
With cryptocurrencies having hit a total market capitalization of more than $160 billion, and trading at a record high of 1BTC at $2000, Nigerians should not be left behind in this massive transition in the world of money matters.
Is Nexus the alt-coin of the future? Cryptocurrency is a tricky subject. There are more ups and down than a roller coaster so it’s difficult to evaluate which new coins are worth the investment. Don’t worry though; we’re here to help!
With bitcoin recently just falling short of $5,000 per bitcoin (from a start of $1,000 per bitcoin at the beginning of this year – or a near 400% return on investment if you had bought in on January 1, 2017 and sold at the peak price of about $4,950), everyone and their mom is trying to get in on cryptocurrency and find the latest hot investment promising unheard of returns and tickets “to the moon”.
Fast, secure access to your money is a necessity of international travel. Whether you’re on a business trip or on vacation, you should be prepared to deal with unforeseen expenses or emergency situations.
And thanks to bitcoin debit cards, you don’t have to convert your BTC funds into fiat to pack some extra cash when traveling overseas. They combine all the benefits of bitcoin wallets with the universal accessibility of standard debit cards.
Initially, African countries appeared reserved on virtual currencies, but the growth of M-Pesa in Kenya, a micro-financing and money transfer service based on mobile phones, speaks volumes about the receptive preparedness of African countries to mobile based currencies.
Bitcoin debit cards have grown in popularity over the past couple of years. There are a lot of different choices for consumers, including the Bitpay Bitcoin debit card. That’s the card that I’m going to be reviewing today.