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AltcoinWeekly - Issue #117

Issue #117

7 - 13 March 2016 

Ethereum's price is skyrocketing further! At this point, it is at US$14 creeping upwards towards US$15. Will this be like the Litecoin story of late-2013?


Bitcoin Price


Latest News

JPMorgan Unveils Juno Prototype at Hyperledger Meeting

JPMorgan’s distributed ledger project "Juno" was unveiled at the latest meeting of the Linux Foundation’s Hyperledger Project steering committee on March 3. The Project is exploring developing an open source blockchain.

40 banks and R3 run Eris

Firmly establishing the marmots as industry leaders in blockchain tooling.


Bitcoin & Islam: What Scholars Say And Where It Stands

CoinGecko evaluates academic and religious scholars’ opinions about Bitcoin in Islamic context, and its compatibility within Islamic banking and finance.


21 Inc Launches Bitcoin Micropayments Marketplace

Bitcoin startup 21 Inc has launched the 21 Micropayments Marketplace, a new offering that enables the creation of apps that allow buyers and sellers to trade digital goods for bitcoin.

Toronto Stock Exchange Moves Toward Blockchain With Ethereum Founder Hire

The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) has hired Ethereum co-founder Anthony Di Iorio as its first chief digital officer.

Block Size Debate

Four Key Disagreements Between Bitcoin Classic and Bitcoin Core

Bitcoin Core contributor Peter Todd was recently interviewed on episode 34 of The Bitcoin Game, and the longtime Bitcoin developer and researcher was able to explain some of the key disagreements between how the Bitcoin Classic and Bitcoin Core teams view the peer-to-peer digital cash system.

Why Bitcoin's Block Size Debate is a Proxy War

In this opinion piece, IBM's Martin Hagelstrom argues 'bitcoin's block size debate' isn't really about block size at all.


In a nutshell: Eris (Epicenter Bitcoin interview – Jan 2016)

Antony Lewis explains how Eris works.

In a nutshell: MultiChain (Epicenter Bitcoin interview – Nov 2015)

Antony Lewis explains MultiChain.


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