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Turing Award Winner and MIT Cryptographer, Dr. Silvio Micali, Publicly Opens TestNet at VC-backed Algorand Blockchain

open-source software and blockchain technology company Algorand has opened it’s TestNet to the public at large. Backed by an initial $66 million in invested capital from a distributed group of global investors, the Algorand protocol was designed by MIT professor, cryptography pioneer, and winner of the prestigious Turing Award, Silvio

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Bitcoin Softens as “Dr. Doom” and China Rattle Investors: BTCManager’s Week in Review October 15

The price of bitcoin closed the week on a softer note, dropping by four percent versus last week’s close to around $6,300. Bitcoin’s correction was caused by “Dr. Doom” Nouriel Roubini’s statement in front of Congress where he called the cryptocurrency sector “the mother or father of all scams and bubbles,”

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Crypto Is More Centralized Than North Korea, Says ‘Dr. Doom’ Economist Roubini

American Economist Nouriel Roubini has stated that cryptocurrency is more centralized than North Korea in a tweet October 7.New York University professor Roubini, better known as "Dr. Doom" for his alleged prediction of the 2008 Financial crisis, has repeatedly criticized claims that decentralized in cryptocurrency exists.In his tweet today, the

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