Partnering with ConsenSys, Amazon Web Services Launches Kaleido Blockchain Platform

Introducing Kaleido, Amazon’s Foray into Blockchain BY Colin Harper  Amazon just made its entrance into the blockchain industry, and it’s opening the door with a platform that’s meant to make it easier for businesses and enterprises to implement the nascent technology. The web services monolith has partnered with the Ethereum incubator ConsenSys to bring the Kaleido… Continue reading Partnering with ConsenSys, Amazon Web Services Launches Kaleido Blockchain Platform

What Is Digital Asset? | Distributed Ledgers for Financial Institutions

By Sarah Rothrie   Blockchain technology is often called the “Internet of value.” If so, it makes sense that the financial industry should be among the biggest to benefit from distributed ledgers. Digital Asset is a company providing a flexible infrastructure for regulated financial institutions to share processes and data securely. And it’s one of the… Continue reading What Is Digital Asset? | Distributed Ledgers for Financial Institutions

Bitcoin vs. Ethereum vs. Litecoin

While cryptocurrency has only recently become a popular term in finance, it has been around for a long time. Before names like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin even existed, there were attempts to create a decentralized currency. David Chaum, a respected cryptographer, launched ECash, an anonymous system in the 1990s but it failed. Chaum built the… Continue reading Bitcoin vs. Ethereum vs. Litecoin

Cryptocurrency Tax in a Nutshell

A new year has arrived! For cryptocurrency investors, that means hope for another year of growth in virtual currency markets. Unfortunately, however, it also means we need to get ready to pay taxes on our cryptocurrency profits from 2017. Most of us have made our resolutions and decided on our aspirations for 2018, but few… Continue reading Cryptocurrency Tax in a Nutshell

Miami Penthouse Accepts Cryptocurrency Offer

Did you know you can buy a Miami house or condo with Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple,  Bitcoin Cash, Dash or any combination of cryptocurrencies – and it’s not as hard as you might think. You just need one thing: For the buyer and seller to agree on exchanging digital currency for the property. And if one party… Continue reading Miami Penthouse Accepts Cryptocurrency Offer