Exploring the latest research and news of the crypto world In light of the recent price increases, we compare the fundamentals underlying the Bitcoin in 2017 to the state of the network now. Volatility in the market for bitcoin has been reignited over the past two months with highs forming above $8,000. Such price increases commonly comes with increases in the following: Hopes Dreams Fears Wild speculation Start-ups Fundraising Crypto-related text messages… Read More »Bitcoin in 2017 Versus Bitcoin in 2019
Exploring the latest research and news of the crypto world In the latest demonstration of higher levels of centralization in the Bitcoin Cash network, one miner acquires up to 44% of the hash rate. Facebook stablecoin project progresses with the code name Project Libra seemingly circulating among the Facebook blockchain team. Renowned crypto analyst Chris Burniske revises his valuation framework initially put forward in 2016. Key Takeaways; Bitcoin forms new… Read More »Satoshi Nakamoto Returns
Exploring the latest research and news of the crypto world Tether and Bitfinex have been brought back into the spotlight as the New York Attorney General sues the company behind both businesses. The hash rate of the Bitcoin network strangely drops despite the price increasing. More statistical significance found from studies completed by the Messari team. Key Takeaways; A potential upcoming ban on cryptocurrency mining in China may be spurring… Read More »Where Art Thou Hash Rate Bitcoin?