Commentary

Looking at the Possibilities of Fiat Crypto Interoperability in Full-Service Banking

With the advent of cryptocurrency and its subsequent impact on the world economy, the doors to a plethora of business opportunities that earlier seemed inconceivable have opened up. The cryptocurrencies, decentralized apps, smart contracts, and the blockchain technology in general have paved the way for a new technological tomorrow. Features such as seamless & ultra secure transactions, interoperability, robustness, transparency and reliability have made the blockchain based economy a sought-after investing option.

Crypto Fintech Market…

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Leonardo Render – Rendering Reimagined for the Blockchain Age

Mining crypto is a profitable business but it requires a fair amount of investment in fixed assets, namely processing power. Crypto prices are also spectacularly volatile.

Managing mining capacity to keep it in sync with network demand in order that the capital outlay for graphical processing units (GPUs) is maintained at full capacity is hugely important for the bottom line. When prices fall so too can the returns, depending on the protocol. Add to that …

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Revolutionizing Transactions with DICE

2017 was a year where the crypto-community was primarily occupied in making fortunes while investing in the digital asset. While the experts could never believe the surge in valuations, they were overwhelmed by the sheer volumes and capitalization that the cryptocurrency market held.

Even right now the crypto-market is roughly estimated to be a $350 billion industry, when the prices as compared to 2017 are dirt cheap. The dip in the market took off the …

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Zeex and the Need for Proprietary Cryptocurrency

Companies often tout the capabilities of their proprietary cryptocurrency while launching an Initial Coin Offering (ICO). They speak about the contexts in which it can be used and the products that it can purchase. However, the real world utility of specialized crypto-tokens can vary significantly.

ERC20 and other smart contract based standards have become buzzwords or bullet points in ICO whitepapers. The inherent technological foundation of the cryptocurrency goes unused, and the token standard is …

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777.BINGO – Games and Entertainment on the Blockchain

Most people associate blockchain with alternative currencies or the newfound hype surrounding Bitcoin. While it is true that the first popular case of decentralized information and value storage was and is Bitcoin, not many people know about the inherent value and benefits of using blockchain technologies.

At its simplest, decentralized apps, or DApps, are applications that run on a network that is not under the control of any one entity. If you think about the …

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What’s Next for Bitcoin

This year sees the 10th anniversary of Satoshi Nakamoto’s revolutionary white paper that put forward the idea of a “cryptocurrency” – monetary transactions that aren’t regulated by a government or financial authority. So it’s incredible to think that it’s only in the past year or so that bitcoin has hit the headlines and been at the forefront of a mainstream conversation about how cryptocurrencies could permanently transform the global financial landscape.

You only have to …

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Blockchain and an Electronic Government

An electronic government (e-government) is one where public authorities use Internet solutions and a basic infrastructure to provide information resources and services to individuals and legal entities to ensure transparency of public sector work and allow interactive decision-making.

The functions of an e-government are to provide support to individuals through Internet portals. To work correctly the following are needed:

– List of services – List of citizens – System for identification – Well-established online payment …

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Blockchain Will Severely Disrupt Retail and E-Commerce

Following the boom of cryptocurrencies in late 2017, blockchain is anticipated to surface as one of the hottest technologies of 2018. It’s no wonder so many companies are jumping on the bandwagon to try and use this new technology to change the way we view the retail and e-commerce industry.

One industry ripe for disruption is the worldwide retail e-commerce industry whose sales are anticipated to top $4 trillion by 2020.

How Can Blockchain…

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