Is Litecoin finally taking it’s place as Silver to Bitcoin’s Gold?
Litecoin was the currency designed to be a ‘lite’ version of Bitcoin, the ‘Silver to Bitcoin gold’. As the Bitcoin price has skyrocketed, Litecoin has stirred a little and it is becoming more recognized. With Bitmain releasing Scrypt mining hardware potentially, and with the Innosilicon¬†offerings, it is likely that Scrypt mining and network security for… (0 comment)

Blockchain Start Up ‘Wyre’ recieves 5.8 million funding
Wyre, a business aimed at utilizing the blockchain and cryptocurrency for international payments was received 5.8 million as a start up. The goal of Wyre is to enable businesses to take advantage of the ease of digital currency for cross-border payments, without actually handling any of this currency themselves. Wyre uses both the Bitcoin Blockchain… (0 comment)

U.S Federal Reserve publishes paper on bitcoin and the Blockchain
The U.S Federal reserve, which is the most influential bank in the world due to its printing and distribution of the worlds reserve currency, the U.S dollar, have published a research paper on the applications of the blockchain, which is the distributed ledger technology which Bitcoin runs behind. It describes how the blockchain works, and… (0 comment)