Blockchain technology could hold the key to lowering the cost of real estate transactions by streamlining processes and reducing intermediaries. Potential areas of application include purchasing, leasing, and property management.
Diamond Trade Turns to Blockchain Technology
Researchers find that one person likely drove Bitcoin from $150 to $1,000
Researchers Neil Gandal, JT Hamrick, Tyler Moore, and Tali Oberman have written a fascinating paper on Bitcoin price manipulation. Entitled “Price Manipulation in the Bitcoin Ecosystem” and appearing in the recent issue of the Journal of Monetary Economics the paper describes to what degree the Bitcoin ecosystem is controlled by bad actors. To many it’s been obvious that the Bitcoin markets…