Home » Tag Archives: War

Tag Archives: War

Top 6 Failed Fiat Currencies: US Civil War Edition

Numerous fiat currencies have failed throughout the centuries, although those developments were influenced by a lot of different reasons. The US Civil War is one of the main culprits for ensuring a lot of currencies failed, although that is not entirely unexpected either. The following currencies met their demise, ordered in order of longevity. #6 Confederate States Reformed Dollar With ...

Read More »

Top 6 Failed Fiat Currencies: World War II Edition

Fiat currencies have a far more troubled past than consumers give them credit for. More specifically, some of these currencies have disappeared from the face of the earth in spectacular fashion. World War II, a gruesome and terrible multi-year period, was also responsible for wiping out several currencies. Below are some examples, ranked in terms of longevity. 6. DDR Kuponmark ...

Read More »

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Price Analysis: Bitcoin Cash Existential War

Over time, it has been proven that Bitcoin Cash (BCH) theatrics are head line makers. However, this time round, the topic of discussion—whether or not to hard fork is existential. Bitcoin SV and Bitcoin ABC are diverging on how best to upgrade the network. what they disagree is block size increment and reactivation of Satoshi operation codes. As the drama ...

Read More »

The Owner of Bitcoin.org Has a Plan to Avoid a Bitcoin Cash Civil War

Another attempt is being made at brokering a compromise before the Bitcoin Cash Civil War culminates in a permanent blockchain split, and it’s coming from what may initially seem like an unlikely source: Cobra, the pseudonymous co-owner of Bitcointalk and Bitcoin.org. Earlier this year, Cobra — originally a critic of Bitcoin Cash — came out in support of BCH, though ...

Read More »

Bitcoin Unlimited Calls for Ceasefire in BCH Hard Fork War

The war for the future of the Bitcoin Cash protocol continues to intensify, with developers at both Bitcoin ABC and nChain further entrenching themselves ahead of the network’s scheduled hard fork in November. However, one neutral development team is calling for a ceasefire. Writing in a post on the Bitcoin forum, Bitcoin Unlimited lead developer Andrew Stone submitted a proposal ...

Read More »

What Is War of Crypto?

The blockchain industry is attracting a lot of attention from developers. Especially when it comes to games and digital collectibles, the industry is growing fairly quickly. War of Crypto is another blockchain game which will put a positive spin on digital collectibles. Whether or not it can compete with existing and in-development offerings is a different matter. War of Crypto ...

Read More »

Bitcoin ETFs May Have Lost the Battle, But Not the War

On July 26, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) scrapped the application for a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) run by brothers Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss. While the market took the news negatively and the price of BTC crumbled — though it jumped back to the green within 24 hours — the ETF case is far from being closed: As ...

Read More »

Is Blockchain About to Become a Patent War Battleground?

Last week, news of at least three major players applying for blockchain-related patents emerged: Bank of America sought to legally protect its blockchain-based system allowing the external validation of data, Barclays filed two patent applications relating to the transfer of digital currency and blockchain data storage, while MasterCard’s application mentioned a form of a public blockchain-based method for linking assets ...

Read More »

War of Crypto Creates History by Offering Pre-Sale Items Backed by Cryptocurrency

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the press release. SINGAPORE, ...

Read More »

Op Ed: The Emerging War for Talent in Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology continue to disrupt the global marketplace; organizations that leverage these innovative technologies can expect to see an increase in regulatory intervention in 2018. As a result of the proliferation of blockchains and cryptocurrencies, the market is witnessing a fight for talent to fill leadership roles involved with driving adoption of, and compliance with, emerging relevant legislation. ...

Read More »