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The financial system of a new era

The existing financial system came to the final of the development. Established as the basis of modern society industrivalnogo, during the formation of post-industrial society, it is no longer cope with the increased workload - a series of deepening crises that acknowledgment. What should be the financial system of a new era? The new, post-industrial world? This is the project.

Facebook as the World Bank

Technology is changing one of the most fundamental mediums that touch every person on the planet: money. Bitcoin’s rise showed us how much demand there is for a globally accepted digital currency. However, all the things holding bitcoin back  —  merchant acceptance, instant transactions (bitcoin takes about an hour), and security  — are actively being created by the world’s social network. This past March, Facebook rolled out free peer-to-peer payments and set the company down a path to becoming one of the world’s most powerful financial institutions.

30-06-2015 admin 1582 0

99% is in the hands of bitcoins 1% of the Bitcoin community

Recently, the site had an interesting Quora allocation table, which suggests the idea of once-a descendant of the action "Occupy Wall Street." After all, we belong to the 99%, is not it? Perhaps even by several criteria, which can be seen from the table below. It is becoming abundantly clear that the more things change, the more things remain the same.

29-05-2015 admin 2183 0

Bitcoin Vs. Wall Street: A Love-Hate Story

For the first few years, there was no response from Wall Street. The Wall Street Journal didn’t mention bitcoin until a blog post in June 2011. As the bitcoin community waited, advocates and enthusiasts speculated as to why America’s financial strongholds weren’t talking about the digital currency. Did banks not take bitcoin seriously enough to acknowledge it or feel threatened by its potential? Were they passing it off as a trend or trying to censor it from mainstream adoption? Surely they weren’t oblivious to the new technology that was coming to eat their lunch.

02-05-2015 admin 2146 0

Why Sberbank will invest in Bitcoin

Despite the difficult economic situation in Russia, the largest Russian banks are in no hurry to turn off its investment activities in promising areas. One such area is the financial and technological startups that are changing the face of modern banking almost every day.

17-04-2015 admin 1458 0

5 Reasons Why the Bitcoin Revolution has only just Begun

Over the weekend, I ran across a link to a Sputnik International opinion piece about Bitcoin called “Five Reasons the Bitcoin Revolution is over.” Never heard of Sputnik International before (it’s a multinational media corp that was just created last November). And this article doesn’t seem well-received, with eighty-nine “thumbs down” to just nine “thumbs up”.

08-04-2015 admin 1771 0