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Inside Google’s Cloud-Blockchain Ethereum Hybrid

So, you may have heard that Google Cloud Services now support Ethereum smart contracts. Not only that, but Google is expending its resources learning how the smart contract platform works and teaching people how to integrate with Google’s services. Continue reading Inside Google’s Cloud-Blockchain Ethereum Hybrid

The Inside Scoop on Why AT&T Pulled the Trigger on Bitcoin

When AT&T became the first major mobile provider to accept bitcoin for bill payments through the AT&T website and the myAT&T mobile app, 150 million AT&T customers received the opportunity to pay their cell phone bill using cryptocurrency. Continue reading The Inside Scoop on Why AT&T Pulled the Trigger on Bitcoin

Steven Seagal’s Crypto Endorsement: Inside A Massive Cloud Mining Crypto Swindle

A multi-platform, multi-continent scam roped in hundreds of people for at least $1,000 each over the course of 2017 and 2018. The old Cloud Mining exit scam in the extreme. An altcoin called “Bitcoin 2nd Generation,” B2G or Bitcoiin2G came out of the charade with actor Steven Seagal reportedly endorsing the cryptocurrency. The B2G ICO (Initial Coin Offering) culminated in New Jersey, where The New Jersey Bureau of Securities cracked down on B2G advertisement in the state. A company called Dragon Mining is allegedly behind the whole scheme, possibly including B2G itself. Continue reading Steven Seagal’s Crypto Endorsement: Inside A Massive Cloud Mining Crypto Swindle

Inside Ethereum’s Plan To Reduce Energy Consumption by 99%

Ethereum intends to move to proof-of-stake in the future. Making a move to POS will supposedly cut the energy consumed by a hundredfold, or around 99%. There have been repeated claims that cryptocurrency uses too much energy and is therefore inefficient and environmentally unfriendly. Some reports find that mining cryptocurrency uses more energy than gold mining, some the opposite. Some researchers find that mining is overall bad for the
environment. Continue reading Inside Ethereum’s Plan To Reduce Energy Consumption by 99%