Blockchain and Crypto
Blockchain and Crypto

Blockchain and Crypto

News, updates, opinions and unique perspectives on everything blockchain and cryptocurrencies including topics related to STOs, ICOs, IEOs, token economy, FOMO, FUD and more!

Why Dunning-Kruger Effect doesn’t apply to Bitcoin?

14 Aug 2019 1 minute read $0.24 tipped

First things first; we have to define what Dunning-Kruger Effect really is: it is a cognitive bias in which people think they are smarter than they really are, and because they live in this illusion for long - they never admit the reality that they m...

Facebook and Goldman Sachs paid billions in penalty; Both giants got away with fines for screwing with people

13 Aug 2019 1 minute read $0.19 tipped

Facebook recently agreed to pay a 5 Billion dollar penalty for its privacy breaches.  The only time any other company has paid billions in penalties was Goldman Sachs, for causing the 2008 financial collapse. Did you notice any similarities between t...

Ripple ripped into pieces in a new research report!

11 Aug 2019 1 minute read $0.35 tipped

Crypto Research Report's recent edition has extensive information on Ripple.  More like against Ripple. Report makes some thoughtful observations on the connection of Mt. Gox and Jed McCaleb who is behind Ripple.  It also sheds light on how XRP is no...

Bitcoin News

23 Jul 2019 1 minute read $0.00 tipped

Any news/rumors on bitcoin and crypto will only do good 

LIMITED: Earn $50 EOS before they run out! [More assets are available as well]

21 Jul 2019 1 minute read $0.11 tipped

Coinbase is offering educational modules right on their platform and users get rewarded for watching these 2-3 minute videos and answering one simple questions based on the video. In about 10 minutes, I received $10 worth EOS.  That's not bad.   To e...

LIMITED: Earn $50 Stellar before they run out! [More assets are available as well]

21 Jul 2019 1 minute read $0.08 tipped

I just started watching these crypto lessons and in less than 15 minutes had $10 worth of Stellar.  You simply watch a 2 minute education video, answer a question and you are granted $2 worth of Stellar immediately.  There are 5 videos in total.  On...

IRS Cyber Crimes leaked training document on Bitcoin and Digital Currencies

19 Jul 2019 1 minute read $0.04 tipped

Page 3 of the leaked IRS training document titled “IRS Cyber Crimes, Virtual Currencies, by James Daniel” opens ceremoniously to state that virtual currencies are “money on the internet” that “does not have legal tender status in any jurisdiction”. T...

Hypocrisy of Governments becomes evident with libra

18 Jul 2019 1 minute read $0.06 tipped

No one from the Government agencies cared when Cambridge Analytica nor was any substantive actions taken when it became evident that Facebook was disclosing user data without appropriate permissions.   Why? Because - no one gives shit about people an...

Top 5 Long term Cryptocurrencies picks for 2019

17 Jul 2019 1 minute read $0.05 tipped

We at CryptoTapas have always strived to bring best quality material with no strings attached.  This Top 5 long term article is no different. You can check the whole article that goes into the use case, team and historical progress around the project...

SEC approves in-apps token based utility token

15 Jul 2019 1 minute read $0.02 tipped

SEC which has been seen to punish freeloaders who tried to use Howey test to circumvent SEC regulations, has approved a utility token called Props. Props anticipates to engage in-app attention of users and reward them for their time with Props tokens...