Materials by tag Coronavirus

Feb 17, 2020 at 13:18
China is Ditching its Paper Money in Attempt to Curb the Spread of Coronavirus
The Chinese authorities move to reduce the use of paper money in the economy in a desperate attempt to control the spread of Coronavirus. Authorities are still puzzled how fast the corona strain is spreading between people.
Feb 17, 2020 at 11:59
Schools in China to Start Blockchain-based Online Studies Due to Coronavirus
Due to the massive Coronavirus (CoV) outbreak in China, a lot of academic institutions have suspended school term.
Feb 13, 2020 at 16:42
Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Factor Hits a Flat Curve as Coronavirus Rages in China
The outbreak of the new coronavirus in China has halted economic activities in the mainland which is the key producer of Bitcoin mining Hardware. As fewer mining machines are added to mine Bitcoin, the difficulty algorithm is relaxed as the competition between miners reduces. The Universal hashing power towards the Bitcoin network is somewhat constant.
Feb 08, 2020 at 08:53
Is Coronavirus a Big Influence in the Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Market?
One of the main events occupying the global news is the outbreak of the deadly Coronavirus (CoV) in China. And this disease has so far killed over 400 citizens from the time it was detected, and its effects are very strong for both the public health and the economic sector.
Feb 03, 2020 at 09:00
The Idea to Create State Cryptocurrency Is There but it Still has a Long Way to Go
So far, 15 Central Banks from different parts of the world are jointly considering the creation and adoption of a blockchain to create a digital version of their currencies - a stablecoin. Some, like Russia's, have already taken action. But does it really make sense to talk about "state cryptocurrency" and why have central banks not exploited the virtuous examples already in circulation?
Jan 30, 2020 at 10:48
Bitcoin Jumps the $9,000 Resistance Level, Could the Coronavirus in China be the Reason?
This week has been a bullish trading period for most of the popular cryptocurrencies across the world including all the ten leading altcoins by market cap such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH) and Ripple (XRP). The spread of the deadly coronavirus (CoV) in some parts of the world may be a cause of this Bitcoin breakout.