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Samsung Accepts Cryptocurrency Payments in Three Baltic States

Samsung is reportedly accepting cryptocurrency payments in several Baltic States using crypto payment platform CopPay. The Lithuania-based company made the announcement today. Customers in Tallinn, Riga, Vilnius, and Kaunas in the countries of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania

Could you explain what Bitcoin is in a non-technical way that my mother / father / grandparents could understand?

 

Financial Exchange Patent Explores Tamper-Proof Blockchain Bidding

A state-backed financial asset exchange in China’s Chongqing city is turning to blockchain to make online auctions tamper-proof and transparent. According to a patent application filed in December and revealed on Friday by the China State Intellectual

A Japanese Telecom Giant Wants to Use Blockchain to Store Contracts

Japanese telecommunications giant Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) may be looking to invent a new contract agreements system based on blockchain technology, according to a patent application published Thursday. The world’s fourth-largest telecom provider details how it

UK Begins Research on Law Reform for Use of Blockchain Smart Contracts

The U.K. Law Commission, an independent agency set up by the U.K. parliament to propose legal reform actions, is starting a research project on law reform to bring clarity in the current system for using blockchain-based smart contracts.

Millennials: Bitcoin is a better investment than real estate

Millennials: Bitcoin is a better investment than real estate   A survey conducted in the United Kingdom found that 21% of the population aged between 21 and 35 would prefer to invest in Bitcoin instead of real

Why we are going to change the world… well, at least, we will try.

by Salvador Casquero I have dedicated 85% of my professional life to banking and 15% to technology. I have stayed up late at night to get another extra 20% to read, learn, understand and use new technologies.

Billionaire Marc Lasry sees bitcoin reaching up to $40,000 as it becomes more mainstream and easier to trade

Billionaire Marc Lasry sees bitcoin reaching up to $40,000 as it becomes more mainstream and easier to trade The price of bitcoin could reach up to $40,000 as it becomes more mainstream and easier to trade, billionaire

Schnorr Is Looking Poised to Become Bitcoin’s Biggest Change Since SegWit

Schnorr is coming… In fact, the bitcoin upgrade arguably took its most significant step yet toward implementation last week when influential developer Pieter Wuille unveiled a draft outlining its technical makeup. With the release, the idea, one that’s

Goldman Sachs Appoints Cryptocurrency Friendly David Solomon As New CEO

ç David Solomon, co-head of capital introductions for The Goldman Sachs Group Inc., speaks at the annual Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., on Wednesday, May 4, 2011. The conference brings together hundreds of