John McAfee is known for pioneering antivirus software. But now, the enthusiastic Bitcoin supporter is dipping his feet into revolutionizing the world of ICOs and VC with the McAfee Coin and Startup Accelerator. While some believe that this new venture by McAfee may be too lofty and ambitious, others are hoping to see revolution along with some profit.
Bitcoin and many other coins are surging to all-time highs. Many people are making big purchases with digital tokens. Others are digital trading as a retirement supplement. There’s never a dull moment in the world of cryptocurrencies. Every coin promises a revolution in one way or another. Zcash is a cryptocurrency that aims to offer unprecedented privacy protection of transactions through the use of zero-knowledge cryptography.
The cryptocurrency market is a chaotic place full of risks and rewards. I’m not one to condone getting into the market, but if you’re interested then it’s good to know what the offerings are and what you’re getting into. Initial coin offering (ICO) news changes every day. NEO at one point was the eighth largest cryptocurrency, with a global market cap of $1.5 billion.
Substratum is using the concept of hosting servers to create a decentralized web for everyone to browse. Tor and VPN not needed. With an innovative system involving voting for content quality, the company hopes to keep Internet access free.
Sirin Labs is known for creating the $14,000 Solarin smartphone. The super-secure mobile is one of the world’s most expensive. Now, the company announced another smartphone, called Finney, that costs $1,800. Sirin Labs also revealed an all-in-one PC for the “blockchain generation” and the “crypto crowd.”