Cryptocurrency Security Issues

Having spent years in the software and data industry, I’m aware of how imperfect software is.  Heck, any casual user of software has likely had that realization.

Hence, it’s not much of a stretch to state that I don’t think we’ve seen the end of security vulnerabilities in cryptocurrencies.  And as highlighted in this article, Bitcoin Dev Finds Potentially Crippling Security Flaw In Bitcoin Cash, some issues are still being discovered in mid-2018 that are remarkably serious. Continue reading “Cryptocurrency Security Issues”

Bitcoin vs Fiat Currency

If you’re a proponent of Bitcoin, you likely consider it to be the future of currency. Others underscore its volatility and abuse by bad actors, terrorists, and international drug cartels as representative of a bad idea.

According to this analysis by UBS, a Swiss multinational investment bank, a significant liability is that its networking capabilities are too slow. Ethereum is much faster, but still not up to the scale necessary for processing massive transactions.

However, at least two private Swiss banks are now accepting cryptocurrency deposits.

Regardless of where you stand on the current state of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in general, things will change. And new technologies that impact large swaths of international populations don’t always accomplish such in a linear fashion.

Blockchain Is Entering The Crypto 2.0 Phase

Chris Langlois Co-Founder of Crypto Equities speaks about the current environment of cryptocurrencies.

Bitcoin pioneered the crypto market. It’s a way to store value in a different form. But there has been a lot of volatity and scams and it’s still in its infancy.

The market is wisening up and we are entering the Crypto 2.0 phase.