One of the biggest benefits of Bitcoin is security. To date no one has been ever ‘hacked’ Bitcoin, but this hasn’t prevented bitcoins from being stolen. With around 1 million bitcoins being reported as stolen so far, there seems to be a discrepancy between the security of bitcoin the protocol, and the security of bitcoin storage.
Bitgold launched recently, with an innovative new product. They have built a platform which provides incredibly fast gold buying (yes they accept bitcoin) with a transactional network, aiming to give you the power of a debit card with gold as the unit of account in the near future. […]
That’s a good question. And it remains to be comprehensively answered. Even within the wider crypto- community, the spaces between the buzzwords “Decentralised applications” (“DAs”), “Smart Contracts”, “Decentralised Organisations” (“DOs”), “Autonomous Agents”, “Artificial Intelligence” (“AI”), “Decentralised Autonomous Organisations” (“DAOs”), and “Decentralised Autonomous Corporations” (“DACs”), are grey. Before we can even agree on definitions, questions such [...]