In 2008, a whitepaper “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” was published. In the following 12 years, Bitcoin carried the hope of this new payment method, but it failed. Today, we have found its replacement – USDT. There are various indications that USDT is the new hot payment method and that USDT will become the […]
TetherUSD, or USDT for short, is a price-fixed digital currency asset implemented through the Omni layer protocol for Bitcoin blockchain transactions. Each USDT is backed by a U.S. dollar held by the Tether company, and these currencies can be accepted and redeemed through the Tether platform. USDT can be used for transfer, storage, payment, and […]
At present, Binance’s attention is on the acquisition of CoinMarketCap (CMC). There has been a notable controversy surrounding this, which has generated many questions, such as, how can they ensure the authenticity of data after the acquisition of CMC? If Binance’s acquisition of CMC is simply regarded as “just to be the No.1”, no matter […]
There is a very common view in the cryptocurrency industry: that those countries that are suffering from severe inflation and excessive devaluation of the fiat currency have a huge demand for Bitcoin. Many people are convinced of this, and changes in Venezuela, Argentina, Nigeria, Zimbabwe, and other countries are often used to support this view. […]
After the disintegration of the Bretton Woods system, the dominance of the US dollar as an international currency suffered two major challenges as the global economic and trade landscape changed: the trend of internationalization of the Japanese yen and the emergence of the Euro. If the internationalization of the Japanese yen is a policy measure […]
You are here because you want to explain Bitcoin and the blockchain to someone close to you. You want to share your enthusiasm and show them how this is the most provably fair form of money. You may have already tried, but were quickly met with very misty eyes and disinterest as you mentioned the […]
Now, as countries begin to come out of lockdown, what are the projections for the top 5 cryptocurrencies in the weeks and months ahead?
The Bank of France is calling for applicants to help it experiment with the implementation of a digital euro. The project aims to look at the possible consequences of the cryptocurrency on market infrastructures