Even the world’s largest bitcoin exchange couldn’t handle this week’s cryptocurrency boom

For those operating a bitcoin exchange — where people can buy cryptocoins — you’d imagine that the current surge in value for bitcoin and others like Ethereum’s...

Naspers pours $5M into Coins, a fintech startup for Southeast Asia’s unbanked population

Prolific investment firm Naspers is making a push into bitcoin and financial services after it backed Philippines-based startup Coins.ph to the tune of $5 million. Coins...

The future is a decentralized internet

Blockchain technology is quickly expanding beyond bitcoin. While many proponents of bitcoin see the blockchain as no more than competition for existing payment methods or gold, I believe blockchain technology...

Blockchain technologies entered the trough of disillusionment in 2016, but 2017 will be brighter

What does 2017 have in store for digital assets and underlying blockchain technology? This is a vital question for those in fintech, especially in light of...

How blockchain can create the world’s biggest supercomputer

As our desktop computers, laptops, mobile devices, etc. stand idly by for a huge portion of the day, the need for computing resources is growing at a fast pace. Large...

Putting data back into the hands of owners

Dr. Jans Aasman Crunch Network Contributor Dr. Jans Aasman, Ph.D., is the CEO of Franz Inc., an early innovator in artificial intelligence, cognitive...

Blockchain has the potential to revolutionize the supply chain

At the time of its inception some two centuries ago, the supply chain was a revolutionary idea that would improve visibility and control on goods...

Trust Disrupted: Bitcoin and the Blockchain episode 6 analyzes the future

 The final episode of this six-part series explores the future implications of Bitcoin and blockchain technology. The episode describes the divide between Wall Street’s preferred closed use of the blockchain...

How blockchain can change the music industry

 Since the 1999 launch of Napster’s music-sharing platform, the music industry has been in near-constant turmoil, with dipping revenues, lack of transparency, piracy problems and feuds over the fair distribution...