Bitcoin & Crypto-currencies | Jean-Luc Verhelst

How I became involve

I first discovered�Bitcoin in 2011 when making a google search on "How to make money on the internet?". Two years later, when choosing my master thesis, I decided to fully dedicate myself for a few months to Bitcoin. My aim�was to understand Bitcoin and whether it has a potential future or not.

At the end of 2014, my thesis�was awarded the 1st prize during the ING...

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Understanding Bitcoin - Free Download eBook - pdf

Bitcoin is arguably one of the biggest developments in finance since the advent of fiat currency. With Understanding Bitcoin, expert author Pedro Franco provides finance professionals with a complete technical guide and resource to the cryptography, engineering and economic development of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. This comprehensive, yet accessible work fully explores the supporting...

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Crypto Currency Tracker

A real-time tracker that routinely refreshes with the current values of your favorite digital currencies. Currently supported are Bitcoin, Dogecoin, and Litecoin.

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The Crypto Currency Tracker monitors the value of three different digital currencies -- Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Dogecoin -- and compares them each...

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Japan's formal embrace of Bitcoin points to growing role ...

Japan recently passed a law recognizing the cryptocurrency Bitcoin as an official form of payment. The move opens up new opportunities for the Bitcoin ecosystem.

By Conner Forrest | April 6, 2017, 12:13 PM PST

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The Japanese government recently recognized the cryptocurrency Bitcoin as a legal form of payment , leading to a jump in the price of Bitcoin and opening up conversations about...

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Beyond Bitcoin: How Technology Could Help Fix Our Broken ...

Beyond Bitcoin: How Technology Could Help Fix Our Broken Financial System

New financial networks could stop the concentration of wealth and increase participation in the economy--but only if used with care

By Alexander Lipton , Alex "Sandy" Pentland

On a spring day more than�5,000 years ago in the Mesopotamian city of Ur, a foreign merchant sold his wares in...

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