Yumerium: The Future of Decentralized Gaming

Yumerium: The Future of Decentralized Gaming   From 2006 to 2017, gaming quickly changed from a pay-to-play to a free-to-play business model. Now, in 2018 and beyond, a blockchain-based platform Yumerium will lead the future of gaming with its creation of the “earn-to-play” business model.   Yumerium’s goal is to create a new era of…

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Coincheck Will Delist Augur’s REP Token Due to Concerns over Unlicensed Gambling

Coincheck Will Delist Augur’s REP Token Due to Concerns over Unlicensed Gambling The cryptocurrency situation in Japan is changing rather quickly these days. Coincheck, one of the country’s bigger trading platforms, has made it clear they are not too keen on privacy-oriented currencies. As such, they have announced the removal of Dash, Monero, and Zcash trading. It seems the company is also…

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How Centralization Restricts Startups

How Centralization Restricts Startups   Blockchain has the potential to revolutionize practically every industry. The facilitation of peer-to-peer transactions and immutable ledgers has created a plethora of opportunities across multiple sectors, and not just as a form of payment. It has the potential to take the brakes off innovation and allow small businesses to operate…

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Brian Kelly: Bitcoin Cash Could Go Up Following More Use Cases

Brian Kelly: Bitcoin Cash Could Go Up Following More Use Cases Brian Kelly, the founder and CEO of BKCM LLC, an investment company focused on cryptocurrencies, came out bullish on Bitcoin Cash (BCH) on CNBCMay 21. On Saturday, BCH miners reportedly had a meeting dedicated to funding for a BCH development fund. Miners are looking to allocate some…

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John McAfee: “Expect Top 10 Coin Prices to Blow Through the Roof! Institutional Investors are Aching to Go”: Tron, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar Price Analysis (May 22, 2018)

John McAfee: “Expect Top 10 Coin Prices to Blow Through the Roof! Institutional Investors are Aching to Go”: Tron, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar Price Analysis (May 22, 2018) Apart from Tron, most coins didn’t register impressive gains as May 20 price action. Nonetheless, we still expect market participants to bid up the likes of…

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Vitalik Buterin Reportedly Pursued By Google, Asked Followers For Opinion In Deleted Poll

Vitalik Buterin Reportedly Pursued By Google, Asked Followers For Opinion In Deleted Poll Google is apparently trying to recruit Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterinto join their team, according to a since removed tweet by Buterin, reportedly posted May 20. Buterin posted a since deleted tweet with a screenshot allegedly from a Google recruiter asking if Google “ma[d]e sense for you now…

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Walmart Looks to Blockchain for Retail Product Resales

Walmart Looks to Blockchain for Retail Product Resales A new patent application from retail giant Walmart shows how blockchain could be used to augment its digital offerings for consumers. The document, released last Thursday by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, outlines a blockchain ledger which would track the items that stores sell to a particular…

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Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Falls by Nearly $200

Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Falls by Nearly $200 At press time, bitcoin is trading for roughly $8,350. That’s about $150 less than where the currency stood yesterday. Bitcoin has been marred by ups and downs for the last 1.5 weeks, and it appears they aren’t ceasing anytime soon. Since May 5, bitcoin has been on…

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