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Our editorial section offers our writers, and occasional guest editors, the opportunity to share thoughts on the cryptocurrency world.

As you know, we are unsponsored and we have no advertisers. Our opinion page is where the full weight of our independence comes to the fore – allowing us to be completely honest about our own community, its strengths and challenges, and the way it is portrayed by others.

What Happens When Bitcoin Block Rewards Fall?

The next bitcoin block reward halving will occur in roughly 57,000 blocks, putting in somewhere in May 2020. Based on the last two halvings,...
Is there an ethereum killer on the loose

Is The “Ethereum Killer” On The Loose?

Binance has launched its own blockchain, raising speculation that yet another another Ethereum killer could be on the loose. Ethereum's imminent death has already...
bitcoin champion bows out for wrong reasons

Bitcoin Champion Bows Out, But For The Wrong Reasons

One of the leading advocates for blockchain adoption has announced his retirement from the space. Angus Champion de Crespigny, who led Ernst & Young's blockchain...
Tether Fears Could Be Good for bitcoin

Are Tether Fears Good For Bitcoin?

Looking back on the 2017 bull run, there were three big events which preceded bitcoin's parabolic rise:  China banning cryptocurrency Extreme Tether uncertainty Jamie...
Tether fears are overblown, but Bitfinex isn't

Is Tether Headed For More Trouble?

Skies are falling again, at least if you read crypto media. The latest chapter of the Bitfinex drama has many traders worried, and caused...
Bitcoin Can Satisfy The World Global Monetary Transformation

Bitcoin Can Sat-isfy The World: Monetary Transformation On A Global Scale

What would it take for economies to be transformed? From measuring the worth of assets in fiat currencies -- pounds, euros, dollars, and so...
Basic Attention Token Flies Onto The Radar

Attention Please! BAT Developments Fly Onto Public Radar

Basic Attention Token (BAT) grabbed headlines when its May 2017 ICO raised $35 million in under a minute. A year later, BAT continues to...
Is any crypto exchange truly secure?

Is Any Crypto Exchange Truly Secure?

In light of yesterday’s Binance hack, exchange security is back in the spotlight. Changpeng Zhao has reassured affected users they would be compensated for...
David Schwartz of Ripple Slays April 1st With Totally Ad Lib Routine

David Schwartz of Ripple Slays April 1st With Totally Ad Lib Routine

The worst thing about April Fools’ Day is reading the statements of serious business people and wondering if they can be taken seriously. Yesterday...
R3 Advocates for permissioned blockchains

R3 Tech Lead Advocates For Permissioned Blockchains

Permissioned blockchains often fill the cryptocurrency and blockchain communities with suspicion. It's like your grandad showing up to your house party in a snap-back...

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