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Austin Hill Bitcoin vs Blockchain

Blockstream’s Austin Hill: Some Banks Have 150 People Working on Blockchain Technology

Although the Bitcoin community can sometimes generalize the entire banking industry as one technologically-inept entity, the reality is that each bank comes to their own conclusions on various fintech innovations. While some financial institutions are mainly interested in generalized blockchain...
TechCrunch Disrupt Blockchain vs Bitcoin

TechCrunch Disrupt Panel Discusses Bitcoin vs Blockchain

Although the block size debate is the most contentious issue in the Bitcoin community right now, the main topic of debate in the greater fintech space is Bitcoin vs the blockchain. Some say the technology underlying the bitcoin currency is...
Big Bitcoin News

Why Last Week May Have Been Bitcoin’s Best Yet

Due to bitcoin’s price decline over the past two years from its late 2013 highs, many analysts have written off the new form of digital cash as nothing more than a fad. Although it’s true that the price is much...
Real Estate Smart Property

Why 2016 May Be the Year of Real Estate on the Bitcoin Blockchain

Ragnar Lifthrasir is a real estate fintech entrepreneur and President of the International Bitcoin Real Estate Association. He is extremely interested in the idea of using the Bitcoin blockchain to increase overall efficiency in the real estate industry, and he’ll...
Nick Szabo Bitcoin Gold

Nick Szabo: Bitcoin More Secure Than Gold

Nick Szabo is perhaps best known for his research in digital currency and for popularizing the concept of smart contracts. In the past, Digital Gold Author Nathaniel Popper has claimed there is convincing evidence that Szabo is Bitcoin Creator Satoshi...