Category: History

Brian Armstrong Profile

Crypto Profiles: Brian Armstrong, The Founder of Coinbase

Brian Armstrong, one of the most influential people working in the cryptocurrency industry is the CEO and co-founder of one of the biggest and most popular crypto exchange in the world - Coinbase. He has appeared in various 40 under...

/ April 9, 2018 / 1 Comment
Nick Szabo Profile

Crypto Profiles: Nick Szabo, The Quiet Cryptocurrency Pioneer

There is no doubt that Nick Szabo is one of the founding titans of the crypto sphere. Following his education in computer science at the University of Washington in 1989, Szabo set to work welding legal contract theory with emerging...

/ April 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
Most Sucessful ICOs

A Look at 8 of the Most Successful ICOs of All Time

With the explosion of Bitcoin, hundreds of other cryptocurrencies have launched with dreams of experiencing the same success. As a result, more and more ICOs, otherwise known as initial coin offerings, are springing up. ICOs are often referred to as...

/ April 4, 2018 / 0 Comments
Charlie Shrem Profile

Crypto Profiles: Charlie Shrem, Bitcoin’s first Felon & Multi-Millionaire

Today, Charlie Shrem’s life could be described as balanced. A married man who plans to have children soon, Shrem spends his time reorganizing his portfolio to reduce risk and plan for the future. This tranquil and peaceful life may come...

/ April 3, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Losers

When Bitcoin Goes Missing: Tales of 6 Cryptocurrency Losers

Despite its years in circulation, Bitcoin is still an enigma for many, considering the intricate way the cryptocurrency works. Unlike traditional currencies stored in banks, bitcoin is actively being lost by people throughout the world, never to be recovered. A...

/ March 30, 2018 / 2 Comments
Bitcoin Millionaires

Bitcoin Millionaires: Tales of 10 Cryptocurrency Winners

Most people involved in the digital currency market dream of becoming crypto millionaires, or even better, billionaires. However, reaching this status requires extremely smart investment decisions, and the ability to correctly predict what the future market trends will be. While...

/ March 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

What Is a DAO? Decentralized Autonomous Organizations & the Ethereum Hack

Anyone who is interested in blockchain technology should be familiar with the idea of DAOs. Because this term comes up regularly, it helps to take the time to understand exactly what the term stands for: Decentralized Autonomous Organization. As the...

/ March 28, 2018 / 0 Comments
John McAfee Profile

Crypto Profiles: John McAfee, Not an Ordinary Life

John McAfee is a British-American computer programmer, businessman, and cryptocurrency enthusiast. Described by many as paranoid and eccentric, McAfee has lived a life fit for a Hollywood blockbuster. Highlighted by drugs, considerable wealth, world fame, a Caribbean getaway, a murder...

/ March 20, 2018 / 0 Comments
Wall Street & Bitcoin

Examining Wall Street’s Love-Hate Relationship With Bitcoin

Many of Wall Street’s top executives don’t have anything good to say about Bitcoin. Jamie Dimon, the chairman and CEO of JP Morgan Chase, the largest bank in the US, has called it a fraud. Speaking at an investment conference...

/ March 14, 2018 / 0 Comments
Pineapple Fund

The Pineapple Fund: Anonymous Benefactor Shows the Power of Bitcoin

During the last months and years, we have heard how Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were growing in price. Most of the cryptocurrency market has experienced important growth rates and has helped investors to become rich, or even millionaires. Bitcoin has...

/ March 12, 2018 / 0 Comments