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Must Watch Crypto Trends for 2020

A new decade begins. The crypto community is eager to know what the first year of the decade has in store for the market. Will the bitcoin halving lead the crypto trend for 2020? Will something new and unexpected guide the industry into a new bull or bear market? The cryptocurrency industry is a young […]

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Libra Association Focused On Pleasing USA

Takeaways From Libra Congress Hearing This morning, David Marcus, co-creator of Libra and Calibra leader, sat in front of US Congress to answer questions on the future plans of the Libra Association. Overall, if you have been following this story (if not check out my article summarizing Libra’s key points) the past month the concerns […]

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Summary: 2019 Asian Blockchain Development Report By Blockdata

Blockdata, located in China, recently published a 2019 report on blockchain development in Asia. It is very detailed and covers so many important topics we decided to list the key points below. Economy The gap between China and USA economy is shrinking rapidly. China grew by 6.6% in 2018 while USA grew by 2.9%. Japan […]

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Libra Explained: Is It Good For Crypto And The Economy?

A simple guide to Libra and its possible implications Facebook recently unveiled its plans to create its own cryptocurrency called Libra. Let’s list the key details about the Libra Association, Libra Blockchain, Libra coin, and Calibra. Key Details Libra is minted on the Libra Network run by a non-profit called Libra Association based in Geneva. […]

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What is a Distributed Ledger Technology?

The term ‘distributed ledger’ has been thrown around too many times around blockchain conversations. Many people consider blockchain technology and distributed ledger as one and the same thing. This is technically not true although the two are related. So, what is a distributed ledger? The answer lies in this article. I will begin our journey […]

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Top 10 Women in Blockchain: Female Giants in the Crypto Sector

Who are the top 10 women in blockchain? While we give you a list of women doing their best to contribute to the growing industry, let’s not forget that blockchain technology, like many facets of the modern industry, is dominated by men. The statistics are even there to support this claim. A report published by […]

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How to Secure an Investment at A Blockchain Event

Suppose you have a great idea or startup in the blockchain sector and you would like to secure capital to finance your project. How do you go about doing that? There are various channels you can use depending on the needs and the particular stage of your project. Sometimes, the investment you are looking for […]

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Why Use Blockchain? A Case of Transparency, Immutability, and Security

Blockchain technology is only 10 years old. In that one short decade, millions of dollars have been spent on the research of its merits and possible real-life use cases, hype has surrounded it, has been referred to as best thing since sliced bread, has threatened to disrupt the financial system, and traditional big tech companies […]

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The Top 10 Most Influential Personalities Of The Blockchain Era

The increasing popularity of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology has yielded a number of interesting applications over the years. Their continued proliferation has been at the helm of a few talented individuals that have worked tirelessly to push the entire industry forward, either in terms of adoption or technological evolution. In an effort to recognize their […]

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How Does Blockchain Technology Work?

For the past few years, Bitcoin and the rest of the cryptocurrency market has grown tremendously, surpassing almost everyone’s expectations. Companies that were once skeptical of the industry are now warming up to it. Blockchain, the technology underpinning most cryptocurrencies, has also been found to be immensely useful for applications other than digital tokens. As […]

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What Is Blockchain Technology?

With the recent growth spurt of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, the concept of blockchain has suddenly become popular in the technology industry. Companies from a host of industries, including those specializing in media, logistics and finance, have all announced significant investments in the field. Despite its growing acceptance though, most people are still unaware of […]