Jeremy Epstein - Mostly Bitcoinhttp://www.mostlybitcoin.comAn aggregator of news about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.en-usCopyright (C) 2017 Mostly Bitcoin VentureBeat: Why blockchains fail and decentralization succeedsWith all of the excitement around blockchain technology, it’s easy to think what we have now is the foundation for the next wave. Yet, it’s worth remembering we are still in the early stages. The…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/32600Sun, 18 Jun 2017 10:25:42 -0700
VentureBeat: Here’s how we start to stabilize Bitcoin, EthereumNews of Bitcoin and Ethereum is everywhere these days. The two cryptocurrencies have had returns over the past year that make a big-time hedge fund manager look like he’s running a lemonade stand in…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/32595Sat, 17 Jun 2017 14:33:59 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Op Ed: The Future Is Bright — for 3 Out of 4 Blockchain-Based StartupsAs decentralized startups enter the next phase, making the investment in marketing earlier rather than later is the wise way to go.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/32530Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:30:12 -0700
VentureBeat: This was a big week for blockchainI just spent four days at two of the most important conferences in the emerging blockchain/crypto-currency space. One was Consensus. The other Token Summit. I had about 100 conversations with people…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/32282Sat, 27 May 2017 14:33:34 -0700
VentureBeat: 4 reasons why Tezos could be the Netscape of the blockchainI’ve often made parallels between blockchain (Internet of Value) and Web (Internet of Information) in terms of the disruptive potential and societal benefits. They hold (though I do think blockchain…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/32090Sun, 21 May 2017 10:25:06 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Op Ed: How the Market Is Deciding the Block Size Debate … and the Marketing Lesson for Us AllThe battle over block size has consumed the Bitcoin community for a while now. At the core, the question comes down to this: Is Bitcoin a “store of value” ...

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/32019Mon, 15 May 2017 23:49:34 -0700
VentureBeat: The sooner you know about decentralization, the better you can adaptThe news made the rounds in early April. “America’s Retailers Are Closing Stores Faster Than Ever” read a Bloomberg headline. “These 21 Retailers Are Closing 3,591 Stores — Who Is Next?” wrote Forbes.…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/31961Sun, 14 May 2017 07:15:05 -0700
VentureBeat: When blockchains run companies, here’s what your job will look likeIf you’re tired of going to unproductive meetings, commuting in to work just to put in face time, or following commands from a boss you don’t have much confidence in, you may be the right kind of…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/31863Sun, 07 May 2017 12:10:21 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Op Ed: A Contentious Hard Fork Isn’t the Only NightmareDear Bitcoin Core and Bitcoin Unlimited Supporters,A contentious hard fork isn't your only nightmare. Your nightmare is that the Bitcoin brand becomes so ...

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/31725Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:41:19 -0700
VentureBeat: Companies of the future: No CEO, no boss, managed by blockchainWe can get rid of bad bosses once and for all. At least that’s the promise of a radically new type of organization based on blockchain technology. It’s called a Decentralized Autonomous Organization…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/31699Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:25:19 -0700
VentureBeat: The smart marketer’s guide to loyalty in a blockchain worldThe history of airline travel was upended back in 1979 when Texas International Airlines introduced the first frequent flyer program. From there, loyalty programs exploded in popularity and are now…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/31636Sun, 16 Apr 2017 14:33:11 -0700
VentureBeat: How to profit from the blockchain tech stackIf someone came to you in 1992 and said, “Hey, there’s this thing called the Internet. Let me explain how billions and billions of dollars of value are going to be created in entirely new business…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/31486Sun, 02 Apr 2017 10:25:04 -0700