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Nvidia Stocks Up 560% Thanks To Fundamental Blockchain Technology

According to the CEO of Nvidia, cryptocurrency and blockchain technology are very much hear to stay. This is refreshing news, for what can only be described as a dismal year for them so far. His viewpoint was in a direct response to concerns about the company’s price growth being completely unsustainable. He said; “Cryptocurrency will be here. The ability for the world to have a very low-friction, low-cost way of exchanging value is going to be here for a long time. Blockchain’s going to be here for a long time and it’s going to be a fundamental new form of...

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Could The Blockchain Stop People Snooping On Your Phonecalls?

A new decentralised telecommunications platform has been created by the founders of EncryptoTel, aimed at boosting the privacy when it comes to business and individual communication. The startup is already doing well, after catching the attention of investors during the crowdsale, where it raised more than $3 million of investment capital. The beta version of the automatic telephone exchange is being developed, and the final product is set to be launched towards the end of 2018. Although we live in a world where we can instantaneously communicate via a variety of different platforms, the information is also open to a...

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The Blockchain Should Be Used To Protect Intellectual Property Rights

Philip Colbert, a contemporary artist, wants to create a catalogue system in order to prove the authenticity of his work. Speaking of this idea, he said; “I had a dealer in Japan who had been telling me I needed to have better forms of certification for my artwork…Art is a currency in a way; at the end of the day when they come to auction, the provenance is a very important element of their value.” He spoke with Rob Norton, who is the founder of Verisart, a US based start up that uses blockchain, to verify he authenticity of artwork....

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How The Blockchain Will Be Used To Mine For Precious Metals

Way back when, investment used to be a much more simplified process. Transactions used to be simple and the currency was standard. As society has developed, the need for precious metals as currency, such as gold and silver has reduced massively. With the reduction in precious metal currency, came a reduction in the amount of people investing in jewellery, simply because more attractive investment opportunities have developed in time, property, stocks, cryptocurrency etc. Perhaps the blockchain revolution has damaged the jewellery and arts industries, lets face it, why would you invest in an antique that you cannot track, when instead...

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Forbes Discuss Problems With Misogyny In The Blockchain Community

You would hope in this day and age that misogyny would not exist, but sadly, this is not the case. In fact, unfortunately it happens all too frequently, especially within the blockchain community and the tech community – something that is very much viewed as a ‘mans game’. Forbes have looked deeper into this issue – one that people have become much more aware of since Emily Chang had her somewhat controversial article “’Oh My God, This Is So F---ed Up’: Inside Silicon Valley’s Secretive, Orgiastic Dark Side”. They have argued that true misogyny, “hides in the shadows”, although highlight...

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