Latest News - Mostly Bitcoinhttp://www.mostlybitcoin.comAn aggregator of news about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.en-usCopyright (C) 2018 Mostly Bitcoin VentureBeat: The homeland-as-a-service model: How blockchain will disrupt the world orderWith blockchain-based technologies promising to disrupt nearly all areas of the global economy, I wonder what impact they will have on the global political scene and how we interact with our govern…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49224Sun, 19 Aug 2018 14:33:18 -0700
Business Insider: America's truck drivers have to ace this test before controlling a 26,000-pound vehicle on the open road — see if you can pass itBefore getting their commercial driver's license, long-haul truck drivers must pass the CDL exam. It tests their knowledge on safety, driving, and trucking laws. Can you pass the exam that America's…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49223Sun, 19 Aug 2018 11:11:00 -0700
Business Insider: This VC explains why she's sticking to small checks even as $100 million rounds become the norm in Silicon ValleyBI PRIME: Shruti Gandhi started Array Ventures so she could apply her engineering expertise to the world of venture capital. Three years later, it's already paying off.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49222Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:00:00 -0700
Techcrunch: What the hell is the deal with Tether?It was a simple concept: a cryptocurrency whose units were always and constantly worth exactly one dollar, because they were backed by dollars held in a bank. Voila: dollars with the powers of crypto,…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49221Sun, 19 Aug 2018 06:00:58 -0700
Japan Times: Monex chief sees a blockchain future for finance industryIn 1999 former Goldman Sachs investment banker Oki Matsumoto launched an online brokerage with some clear goals in mind: to create an ideal future for pers

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49217Sun, 19 Aug 2018 03:07:10 -0700
Business Insider: It looks like 'Y2K all over again' for stocks as evidence of an imminent crash continues to pile upBI PRIME: The market is facing a growing number of alarming comparisons between the dot-com era and current conditions. The most recent observation relates to the uninspiring recovery by US stocks…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49218Sun, 19 Aug 2018 03:05:00 -0700
CoinDesk: As No-Deal Brexit Threatens, UK Blockchain Startups Are Weighing OptionsThe U.K. is on the cusp of leaving the E.U., sparking concern for blockchain startups working within a government-run regulatory sandbox.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49216Sun, 19 Aug 2018 03:00:20 -0700
CoinDesk: As No-Deal Brexit Looms, UK Blockchain Startups Are Weighing OptionsThe U.K. is on the cusp of leaving the E.U., sparking concern for blockchain startups working within a government-run regulatory sandbox.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49219Sun, 19 Aug 2018 03:00:20 -0700
Engadget: Federal court orders alleged hacker to pay for bail with cryptocurrencyA federal court is breaking ground by accepting bitcoin and other digital cash as a bail option.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49215Sun, 19 Aug 2018 02:49:00 -0700
Business Insider: Why you shouldn't laugh at someone else's phobia — no matter how ridiculous it soundsAll phobias are irrational and specific, but some seem more ridiculous than others. You should never laugh at someone's fears or dismiss them in any way, because that can make their fear worse. You…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49214Sun, 19 Aug 2018 01:45:00 -0700
Daily Mail: Chinese police nab suspects after $87 mn cryptocurrency... All phobias are irrational and specific, but some seem more ridiculous than others. You should never laugh at someone's fears or dismiss them in any way, because that can make their fear worse. You…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49213Sun, 19 Aug 2018 01:17:30 -0700
Business Insider: The 'conundrum' at the heart of the British economy is getting worse — and economists are baffledUK unemployment fell to a fresh record low this week, but wage growth is still failing to gain momentum.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49220Sun, 19 Aug 2018 00:57:00 -0700
Business Insider: Ariana Grande says she grew up pronouncing her last name differently — here's what it should sound likeIn a new video interview, Ariana Grande says her grandpa used to pronounce their last name as "Grand-ee" instead of "Grahn-deh" like the Spanish word. The singer says she sometimes wishes she would…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49212Sat, 18 Aug 2018 13:40:40 -0700
Business Insider: 'Game of Thrones' star Sophie Turner welcomes Priyanka Chopra to the family with the sweetest Instagram post"Game of Thrones" actress Sophie Turner celebrated Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra's official engagement on Instagram. Turner, who is engaged herself to Joe Jonas, said she was excited to welcome…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49211Sat, 18 Aug 2018 10:08:09 -0700
Business Insider: The pillows at Airbnb can tell you all you need to know about how the company is changing for the worseI've been an avid user of Airbnb for nearly a decade. In recent years, I've noticed a shift on the platform to a more professionalized service with hosts that operate multiple locations. That shift…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49209Sat, 18 Aug 2018 09:34:00 -0700