Blockchain panel predicts bitcoin uptake to continue

On November 30th at the Blockchain Conference Chicago, a panel of industry experts cast predictions for what 2017 will hold for both bitcoin and blockchain. Prominent themes panelists foresaw included continued investment in blockchain specific startups, steady and increased adoption of bitcoin for shopping and remittances, and a rise in the bitcoin price. While 2016 has proven to be a strong year for the space, panelists saw 2017 as a year poised to build off of this momentum. Read more: