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Sharp Contradictions As Hard Fork Fail Makes CEOs Relieved, Users Suspicious

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Bitcoin businesses are publicly stating their relief that SegWit2x is no more, while community comments lend weight to a resurgence conspiracy. As New York Agreement (NYA) heads confirmed SegWit2x was canceled, CEOs opposed to the hard fork hailed the start of a more constructive period for Bitcoin. “When 2x was called off, it became immediately Read More

Bitcoin’s Less Valuable Spawn: Top Six Most Ridiculous Altcoins

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While Bitcoin may be the granddaddy of digital coins, it has spawned hundreds of alternatives. Some of them are getting close to contesting Bitcoin, such as Ethereum, and some have real world application and tweaks, like Ripple, Litecoin, and Dash. However, the ICO boom has spread to the ridiculous and the absurd, birthing a host Read More

New York Preschool Accepts Bitcoin, But Not Credit Cards

2 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on New York Preschool Accepts Bitcoin, But Not Credit Cards
While Bitcoin sceptics claim that Bitcoin is only used for speculation and has no actual uses, a New York preschool has shown that Bitcoin can be a convenient and successful method of payment. Enquiry from parents In an interview given by Marco Ciocca, the Chairman of The Montessori Schools in Flatiron and SoHo, to Business Read More

Difference Between Price, Value: How to Assess an ICO

2 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Difference Between Price, Value: How to Assess an ICO
These are indeed heady days for investors in cryptocurrency, and with fortunes being made (and lost) rapidly, it’s easy to forget the difference between “price” and “value.” Many investors are focusing on the quick flip–they buy the “hottest” ICO and hope to immediately sell for huge profits once the crowdsale is over. There’s nothing wrong Read More

DApps to Offer Power of Apps But Fight Centralization

2 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on DApps to Offer Power of Apps But Fight Centralization
The history of apps is a long one. Back in 1983, Steve Jobs talked about what is now known as the app store. At the time, users were required to buy applications before actually trying them out. In this sense, Steve Jobs explained how an app store would disrupt the current norm using a record Read More

Buterin Gives ‘Modest Proposal’ For Ethereum Future, Sharding Named Scaling Solution

2 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Buterin Gives ‘Modest Proposal’ For Ethereum Future, Sharding Named Scaling Solution
The future of scaling on the Ethereum network is the main issue in the mind of Vitalik Buterin these days, according to his ‘Modest Proposal’ offered at Devcon.  The developer has been considering the massive problem of scaling facing the network as adoption of Ethereum and the smart contracts system it supports gains increasing market Read More

Iranian Government Plans New Infrastructure for Bitcoin Users

2 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Iranian Government Plans New Infrastructure for Bitcoin Users
In positive news for Bitcoin users, the Iranian government plans to implement a new infrastructure for Bitcoin users in Iran. Tensions between Iran and the US Bitcoin is known to start with countries in the west and as the tension rise between Iran and the US, the former is strategizing to incorporate Bitcoin into its Read More

How to Protect Yourself From the CryptoShuffle Trojan

2 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on How to Protect Yourself From the CryptoShuffle Trojan
Russian based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Labs has warned owners of cryptocurrencies that their coins are not safe even in private wallets. A new trojan called CryptoShuffler is stealing coins right from under the noses of users by replacing wallet addresses on a user’s clipboard as they copy and paste wallet data for transfers. No wallet Read More