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Bitcoin and Its Possible Impact on Insurance

September 29, 2018
This article has been contributed by our partner, the law firm Hogan Injury with 6 offices in major California cities. | Many technological strides have been made over the last couple of decades. Advancement in technology is becoming faster and faster as each year passes by and many ...more
Category: Bitcoin

Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies: Time to Regulate

September 29, 2018
This article has been contributed by our partner, the law firm Hogan Injury with 6 offices in major California cities. | In the financial space, anything unregulated and unregistered would cause doubts and uneasiness. In the case of cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin, financial ...more
Category: Bitcoin

Bitcoin Scams and How to Avoid Them

September 29, 2018
This article has been contributed by our partner, the law firm Hogan Injury with 6 offices in major California cities. Bitcoin has taken the world by storm, and since its introduction in 2008, it has inevitably faced several controversies. Scammers found a gold mine in the digital ...more
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Proof of Work

April 05, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the " Proof of Work " term, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: ​ DEFINITION of 'Proof of Work' Proof of work describes a system that requires a not-insignificant but feasible amount of effort in order to deter frivolous or ...more
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Cryptocurrency

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the " cryptocurrency" term, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: What is a 'Cryptocurrency' A cryptocurrency is a digital or virtual currency that uses cryptography for security. A cryptocurrency is difficult to counterfeit ...more
Category: Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Mining

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the "Bitcoin Mining" term, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: ​ Bitcoin mining is the process by which transactions are verified and added to the public ledger, known as the block chain, and also the means through which new ...more
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51% Attack

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the "51% Attack" term, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: ​51% attack refers to an attack on a blockchain – usually bitcoin's, for which such an attack is still hypothetical – by a group of miners controlling more than 50% of the ...more
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Bitcoin and bitcoin

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the "Bitcoin" and "bitcoin" terms, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: What is 'Bitcoin' Bitcoin is a digital currency created in 2009. It follows the ideas set out in a white paper by the mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto, whose true ...more
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Blockchain

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to this term, which is defined very nicely by Investopedia, as follows: ​ ​What is a 'Blockchain' A blockchain is a public ledger of all Bitcoin transactions that have ever been executed. It is constantly growing as ‘completed’ blocks are added to it with a ...more
Category: Blockchain