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Why Amazon’s Stock Can Rise 45%

After a more than six-fold gain in five years many on Wall Street are wondering just how much further Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) can rise. The answer—a lot farther, at least according to a speculative “bull…


How Bitcoin Works

How exactly to interpret bitcoin is a matter of controversy – as a currency, a store of value, a payment network, an asset class? Fortunately, leaving the economic debates aside, it’s pretty easy to answer…


Bitcoin Vs Ethereum: Driven by Different Purposes

Ethereum​ has received a lot of attention since its announcement at the North American Bitcoin Conference in early 2014 by Vitalik Buterin. The natural consequence of its rising popularity has been its constant comparison to Bitcoin, the first virtual currency. It…


Are “Permissioned Blockchains” Real Blockchains?

Even after bitcoin gained some name recognition – as nerd money, as a lubricant for dark web commerce, as a latter-day Semper Augustus – its technological underpinnings remained obscure to all but the most dedicated…


United States Agency For International Development – USAID

What is the ‘United States Agency For International Development – USAID’ The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is a U.S. government-run international development agency. It describes itself as the world’s premier development agency….


What Role Did China Play in Bitcoin's Decline?

China has long played an outsized role in the world of cryptocurrencies. Whether (formerly) acting as one of the central hubs of digital currency mining, thanks to massive operations capitalizing on cheap electricity, or as…