95% of the reported Bitcoin (BTC) trading volumes are actually forged and fake. What was once taken to be as an allegation, is now having a documented proof, a research conducted by Bitwise Asset Management.
The European Union (EU) has shown the need for a consistent blockchain technology protocol which would enable interoperability as well as scalability. The report labeled “Scalability, Interoperability, and Sustainability of Blockchains” was issued by ConsenSys on behalf of the EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum. It gives insight into the latest and possible future states of distributed ledger technology (DLT) in Europe, allowing for the contribution of diverse stakeholders and sources.
Traders and investors have tried to remain optimistic about the long-term prospects of cryptocurrency, regardless of the precipitous plunge in values for more than 13 months. The FINRA-registered broker SharesPost underlines that the public has become more hopeful about blockchain and cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin.
The amount of power consumed by Bitcoin mining isn't the world environmental crisis it is usually made out to be. This is according to the professional assessment carried out by Katrina Kelly-Pitou, who is a research associate in computer and electrical engineering at the University of Pittsburgh.
Coin Idol TV News channel broadcasting a new video digest on April 20. Today in our digest: NASA initiates Ethereum blockchain technology research for space communications and navigation, Kraken set to quit the Japanese cryptocurrency market, Lithuania plans to allow the activity of virtual limited liability companies, IMF Chief Christine Lagarde has supported the implementation of cryptocurrency.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in collaboration with the research University of Akron (UA) in Ohio, USA, just commenced a new research program that will investigate practical applications of Ethereum-based blockchain technology for space communication and navigation.