Davos Elites Still Don’t Get Blockchain

Davos Elites Still Don’t Get Blockchain

Authored by Michael J Casey via Coindesk   Every year at the World Economic Forum, a handful of timely, hot-button issues overshadow the myriad other topics consuming the chatter of the attending businessmen, government officials, development professionals,...
Lessons Learned from Coincheck’s $543 Million NEM Heist

Lessons Learned from Coincheck’s $543 Million NEM Heist

Too many people—HODLR’s and fast-buck speculators alike—are jumping into the cryptomarkets without having attained an adequate, or even semi-adequate, grasp of the most basic principles. It’s obvious to most that the act of speculation entails a form of “trust” in a...
Australia’s Biggest Gold Refiner Plans Gold-Backed Cryptocurerncy

Australia’s Biggest Gold Refiner Plans Gold-Backed Cryptocurerncy

Authored by Samburaj Das via CCN.COM   Major Australian precious metals refinery, the Perth Mint, is developing its own gold-backed cryptocurrency in a bid to lure consumers back to investing in gold. With a capacity of processing over 700 tons of gold per year, the...