With Reuters reporting the Nasdaq will offer a futures “bet” on BitCoin in 2018; this could be a major adoption turning point for the digital currency. There’s been a lot of recent news to high-light increased adoption of crypto-currencies, like: Georgia gets new bitcoin ATM’s and even a big four consultancy getting in the game: PricewaterhouseCoopers accepting bitcoin payments. As Wall Street jumps in, this could signal a game changer for US markets and a spearhead for global markets as well. We know government agencies are opposed to such un-regulated forms of currency transactions; but they can’t just turn their back on this one. The people want what the people want, and the… Read MoreContinue Reading
Blockchain: hype or disruptor?
Be wary of the hype, but mindful of the fortuitous nature of future possibilities. In the second of a two part informative article on Ethereum Blockchain by Thijs Maas (https://lnkd.in/ehJvguK) I found the following quote and illustration post worthy. “We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten.” — Bill Gates Illustration: Visual representation of the relation between human perception of potential and development thereofContinue Reading