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Bitcoin’s successor? More consistent values might make ‘stablecoins’ a safer cryptocurrency option

Bitcoin has plunged from a high of almost US$20,000 in December 2017 to as low as US$3,675. So it’s understandable that some cryptocurrency users might be looking for more stability. With the future of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies uncertain, a possible new solution known as “stablecoins” has emerged. This cryptocurrency …

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Mohamed El-Erian warns bitcoin should be worth about half current values

Bitcoin, which has surged roughly 300 percent in 2017, is certainly a “disruptive” technology, but won’t see widespread use, noted economist Mohamed El-Erian said Wednesday. “The current pricing assumes massive adoption, and I don’t think governments will allow the amount of adoption that’s currently priced in,” Allianz’s chief economic advisor …

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Cryptocurrency Hit Record Low Values Over the Weekend

In Brief Cryptocurrencies fell over the weekend, reaching record lows and loosing billions in market cap. While they’ve since recovered the losses, it shows just how unpredictable the cryptocurrency market truly is. Crypto’s Rise (& Fall) Over the weekend, cryptocurrencies suffered one of the most severe decreases in …

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Are blockchain applications guided by adequate social values?

How could blockchain change our lives? What is a blockchain? At their simplest, blockchains are just lists of transactions – ledger books – that are recorded in a transparent and decentralised way. Transactions are gathered together in blocks, which are connected in linear, chronological chains. Instead of having a central …

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