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30 Apr 2017 What's Keeping Cryptocurrencies From Mass Adoption? [62725]
TechCrunch, April 21st 2017

"Speculators flocked to Bitcoin and many of the alt-coins in hopes of getting in early and making a big exit, but everyday users haven't warmed to cryptocurrencies," writes Neil Haran in TechCrunch.

"There are many reasons why, but one of the largest barriers to mainstream adoption is the price volatility of cryptocurrencies.

So the question is, why do the prices change so much in the first place? It comes down to supply and demand: Most cryptocurrencies have only a fixed total supply, and yet demand for the coins is uncertain and constantly fluctuating thanks to speculation.

Of course, it's easy enough to talk about the problem - coming up with a solution is quite another matter..."
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30 Apr 2017 Bitcoin Basics: How Bitcoin Works and Other Intro Topics [62928]
Thursday, May 4th, 2017: 6:00 PM to ...

AREA 31 (inside Epic) - Miami

Ask the bartender or server for the Bitcoin meetup. Send a message through the Meetup app and/or text Adrian at 305-890-7695 if you can't find us.

It is the first Thursday of the month. Join us on the rooftop at EPIC Hotel at Area 31 to talk Bitcoin and all things money and digital currencies. As always, we expect a wide variety of developers and professionals of all types. Stop by to network and learn everything you have wanted to know about Bitcoin and digital currencies. Event starts at 6 p.m. and is over when the last question is answered. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Chris DeRose, Adrian Childers, Charles Evans, Gianni D'Alerta, Ryan Brewer
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30 Apr 2017 Top Ten Articles for last few Issues [62715]
Vol 230 Issues 1, 2 and 3; Vol 229 Issues 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

We track how frequently each article is viewed on the web site to determine which the readers consider the most important. For last week, the top 10 articles were:

  • CISOs, Board Members Have Widely Divergent Views on Cybersecurity
  • What Does the D-Shaped Icon Next to My USB-C Port Mean?
  • 15 Top Paying IT Certifications In 2017
  • DevOps Playbook: A Practical Guide For Implementing DevOps
  • Amtrak's CIO Is on a Technology Fast Track
  • 4G vs LTE: What's the difference?
  • For True Cybersecurity, Executives Must Become Hands-On
  • 31 Tech Pros Share Favorite IT Products
  • 6 Reasons Why You Should Buy - Not Build - Your Next CRM
  • 10 Interview Questions For Hiring Cloud-Literate Security Staff

The longer version of this article has list of top ten articles for the last 8 weeks.
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30 Apr 2017 Summary of Upcoming South Florida IT Events [62719]
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28 Apr 2017 Will Bitcoin Disrupt The Remittance Industry? [62801]
ITProPortal, April 28th 2017

"From banking to peer-to-peer platforms, is Bitcoin the next to make its mark on the remittance industry?..."

"The digital age has seen the rise of new players shaking up the money transfer market. From banking to peer-to-peer platforms, is Bitcoin the next to make its mark on the remittance industry?

Bitcoin, termed as 'a peer-to-peer electronic cash system' by its inventor Satoshi Nakamoto, or 'the Internet of Money' more generally, is a digital currency that is totally electronic, operating independently without the need of a bank or middleman, and was introduced to the world in 2009..."
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