We seek to understand the impact of technology on people. With the commercialization of the Web and the explosion of wireless communication in the digital age, we can say that humankind is entirely connected, albeit with greater disparity in access, distribution, and use.
AMC's Latest Move Proves MoviePass Changed...
Now that even AMC has gotten in on the subscription game, there's no going back. […]
Source: Wired Magazine
Published: June 1, 2018
Bitcoin Lightning Network with Jameson Lopp
Big blocks or small blocks: this is the fundamental question of Bitcoin scalability. The argument for big blocks is also known as “on-chain scalability.” Under this strategy, each block in the append-only chain of Bitcoin transaction blocks would grow in size to be able to support lower […]
Source: Slashdot News
Published: June 2, 2018
Leftover Euros Can Now Be Exchanged for Crypto at...
We all know it can be a pain to exchange foreign currency, but Amsterdam’s Schipol Airport is trying to help people avoid that hassle. Travellers going through Schipol Airport will now be able to exchange any leftover euros for cryptocurrency! Specifically, people will be able to trade […]
Source: Blockchain Headlines
Published: June 3, 2018
SEC Chairman Distinguishes Cryptocurrency from...
What is the difference between an ICO and a cryptocurrency? Well, according to SEC Chairman Jay Clayton, Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC) shouldn’t be considered a security, however, the agency chairman believes that an ICO is a security. Why is this though? Basically, it […]
Source: Cryptocurrency Alerts
Published: June 4, 2018
More Crypto Bans: Lloyds Shuts Down Credit Card...
Following recent announcements by JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) and Citigroup (NYSE:C), customers will not be allowed to purchase cryptocurrency on their credit cards. Lloyds Banking Group, the largest bank in the United Kingdom, has now joined its American counterparts in […]
Source: Blocktech Updates
Published: June 8, 2018