The Bitcoin space in New York has many hangers-on and would-bes/wannabes who buy, sell, and invest in the cryptocurrency. But Bitcoin is much more than just a fancy currency and there are significant players here in the city, who are working across the spectrum of Bitcoin-related technologies, and who are quietly but surely building the […]
Bitcoin and The New World Order is Bitcoin part of a global conspiracy involving the richest and most powerful people in the world?
Barry Silbert is an expert when it comes to making the right investments. He is best known for being the founder and CEO of SecondMarket, a platform that enables companies, community banks and loan issuers to raise capital, provide liquidity and communicate with their stakeholders. Since its creation in 2004, SecondMarket has been the beneficiary […]
Bitcoin was introduced in 2009, the brainchild of mysterious cryptographer Satoshi Nakamoto. There have been other digital currencies before, but what separates bitcoin is it is the first to show true potential to be more than just an Internet hit. Bitcoins are created, or mined, by solving a complex algorithm. When these coins are transacted, […]
Whether it’s a rise or crash in trading price, or the growing number of businesses accepting the cryptocurrency, buzz about bitcoin keeps the blogosphere busy. Of course, here at Get Elastic, want to keep an eye on its viability as a payment method online. With Overstock.com (#27 on the Internet Retailer 500 List) recently announcing its intent to […]