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Category: Adoption

Cryptopreneurs Influencing Blockchain’s Adoption

Today we will look at some of the top cryptopreneurs who have invested in the technology. Blockchain is still a nascent and evolving technology. Its penetration on the mainstream remains inevitable. A pivotal study in 2015 showed that at least 5 million blockchain wallets were in existence, four years later in 2019, the user count […]

China’s PBoC Announces National Crypto To Counter Libra

  • By Samantha Mitchell
  • August 13, 2019
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The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) has announced a national Cryptocurrency. The announcement was made during the China Finance 40 Forum convention in Yichun Heilongjiang signifying that the Crypto could have the backing of the top brass in the Communist Party of China. China’s Crypto Is Ready For Deployment One of the key takeaways from […]

Major Step Towards Adoption – Digitec Galaxus Offers Crypto Payments

Digitec Galaxus, a Swiss e-commerce giant accepts Bitcoin and several altcoins. The company has made revenue of nearly 1 billion Swiss Franc (992 million CHF = $994 million). Digitec Galaxus AG Accepts 10 Cryptocurrencies In a press release, the publicly traded company has announced that it is going to accept several cryptocurrencies for purchases that […]

Cryptocurrency Payment

Who accepts cryptocurrency payments? Yelp Introduces “Accepts Cryptocurrency Payment” Filter Rakuten – The Japanese Amazon to Start Accepting Cryptocurrency Payments Soon Semperlite Now Accepts Cryptocurrency Payments Including Bitcoin Diamond Adult Websites To Start Accepting Cryptocurrency Payments   Cryptocurrency Payment was last modified: February 6th, 2020 by Daniel Shaw

No, 2019 Will Not Be a Big Year for Stablecoins

Stablecoins have popped up everywhere lately. Tether has moved into the Top 5 on coinmarketcap.com. Similarly, it’s alternatives that did not even exist a year ago have made it easily into the Top 50 on coinmarketcap.com.  In addition to that, stablecoins have gotten quite a few proponents outside of the crypto space. Meanwhile, central bankers […]

How the Gartner Hype Cycle Explains the Current Crypto Market – Part 2

The Gartner Hype Cycle is a model that explains the reception of new technologies in our society. The market researcher Jackie Fenn invented this model working for the market research company Gartner. Hence the name Gartner Hype Cycle. In our first article, we explained how the Gartner Hype Cycle doesn’t fit perfectly to Bitcoin. It is […]

How the Gartner Hype Cycle explains the current Crypto Market – Part 1

The Gartner Hype Cycle is a model that explains the reception of new technologies in our society. The market researcher Jackie Fenn invented this model working for the market research company Gartner. Hence the name Gartner Hype Cycle. The Y-Axis of the curve that you can see describes the attention that a technology receives, the […]

No, Fiat Money is Not a Reliable Unit of Account

  • By Micha Sprick
  • November 14, 2018
  • 2301 Views
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A major argument why cryptocurrencies will supposedly find no significant adoption is that the overall economy, state institutions, companies, and banks need a reliable unit of account. The argument is an extension of the point that cryptocurrencies are too volatile to be adopted. However, the reality shows that people all over the world adopt cryptocurrencies […]

Top 5 Reasons Why Banks don’t cooperate with Crypto Companies

There are many reasons why banks do not cooperate with crypto projects. Regulation, its volatility and the uselessness of many ICOs have given crypto a bad name in the banking industry. Still, the access to financial services is crucial for any company even if it relies on something that tries to replace these services. While […]

Malta Tells United Nation Cryptocurrency is the Future Money

  • By AlphanMaina
  • October 2, 2018
  • 2277 Views
  • 1 Comment
During the just concluded 72rd General Debate, Malta Prime Minister Joseph Muscat who has being strongly advocating for adoption of cryptocurrency in Malta told United Nations that cryptocurrency is the future money. He further went ahead to state that this form of digital innovation is unstable and it will inevitably change the manner in which […]
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