40,668 Times the Median Tesla Salary

By CCN: Tesla CEO Elon Musk is bringing home the bacon. So much bacon that his peers will have to settle for the scraps. According to the latest New York Times compensation report, Musk was the highest paid chief executive of 2018. And it wasn’t even close. The polarizing entrepreneur pulled in a whopping $2.3 […]

Bitcoin Prices May Surge But High Fees a Challenge

Bitcoin up 9.5 percent High transaction fees will lead to financial exclusion In Jeff Garzik’s deduction, high Bitcoin fees, despite Lightning Network development, will, in the long run, slow down adoption. Meanwhile, Bitcoin is up 9.5 percent from last week’s close trading above $8,000. Bitcoin Price Analysis Fundamentals Jeff Garzik is one of Satoshi’s early […]

Bitcoin.com Launches Free Bitcoin Cash Register Platform for iOS Devices

About a month ago, Bitcoin.com launched its free point-of-sale solution, Bitcoin Cash Register, for Android operating systems. This week our developers have released Bitcoin Cash Register for iOS mobile phones allowing any merchant with an Apple device to accept bitcoin cash payments. Also read: How to Use Bitcoin.com’s New Point-of-Sale Solution — Bitcoin Cash Merchant […]

Building XRP Use Cases, Will Stefan Thomas AMA Trigger a Ripple Rally?

Ripple consolidating with caps at 40 cents After Kava and Switch, Stefan Thomas’ AMA may drive XRP prices Coil is a blogging platform monetize content, rewarding creators with XRP or USD. It is a creation of Stefan Thomas, a former employee of Ripple. In an AMA session, the community is waiting for gems that will […]

‘Bitcoin Will Disappear,’ Craig Wright Rants in Blistering ‘Satoshi’ Manifesto

By CCN: Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright published a blistering manifesto that argues bitcoin (BTC) will eventually disappear because it’s being used to facilitate criminal activity. And that perverts “his” original vision for the cryptocurrency. For reference, Wright has repeatedly claimed that he is Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious creator of bitcoin. Civil War Erupts Between Warring […]

Bitcoin Expert Jeff Garzik Exposes Crypto’s ‘Economic Paradox’

By CCN: Early Bitcoin developer Jeff Garzik revealed what he believes is the most daunting challenge the flagship cryptocurrency faces today. He also chimed in on the “economic paradox” that threatens to stifle Bitcoin development. Bitcoin’s Biggest Hurdle? Scaling. Scaling. Scaling. Speaking in an exclusive interview with CCN, Jeff Garzik, who was one of Satoshi […]

EOS Developers Attempt 10% Buyback Ahead of Major Announcement

Earlier this week, it was revealed that EOS developer Block.one is attempting a 10% buyback of its stock, reportedly the second one in less than a year. It seems that some of the company’s investors are up for a big payday: The earliest backers could expect a hefty 6,567% return on their initial investments, while […]

Bitcoin Is Plagued by an Insidious Flaw

By CCN: Bitcoin has a crippling governance problem, but it’s not what you think it is. Technical solutions deftly manage consensus on the world’s most popular cryptocurrency network. But how will we deal with wealth inequality – and the power imbalance that inevitably accompanies it? To put it bluntly: Wealth inequality will not magically disappear […]

Major Swiss Telecoms Firm Swisscom to Distribute Tokenized Artwork

Major Swiss telecommunications company Swisscom announced its plans to distribute tokenized artwork through its Swisscom TV television network. The news was revealed in a press release published on May 22. Per the release, limited artworks — initially 100 works by 30 artists — from selected artists are exclusively available on the Swisscom TV box through […]

Dow Teeters on Knife’s Edge as Trump’s Trade Crusade Hits Japan

By CCN: President Donald Trump flew to Tokyo today for high-stakes trade talks with Japan as stock market sentiment teeters on the brink of collapse. The maverick president’s erratic approach to international trade has taken a significant bite out of the Dow Jones (DJIA) over the last few weeks. Bulls will be desperate to see […]