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The Many Uses Of Blockchain Pt.1

It is commonly regarded that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are trading assets. Along with blockchain, they offer some groundbreaking uses in sectors like housing, energy and personal finance. Blockchain Technology Bitcoin and Litecoin might have changed a few people’s outlook on money in general, but the impact of these two cryptos has been biggest in unlikely areas, such as non-profit organisations which are trying to preserve and increase voter participation in democracies. Sovereign is a new startup launched by an organisation called Democracy Earth which uses blockchain technology to provide users with the flexibility in how they cast their votes....

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Now Recruiting Blockchain Developers

As the blockchain industry grows, the space for jobs and careers expands. Who’d have thought 20 years ago there would be jobs for experts in cryptocurrency? Who’d have imagined a role as a blockchain developer or engineer? The fact of the matter is that as the industry gets bigger, the need for a trained workforce grows too. If people don’t have the skills to operate in the industry then the industry will grow no more. According to new findings, however, this seems to be a trend that is being matched and that overall, people know they need to get themselves...

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Why Blockchain Is Going To Dominate 2019

Around ten years ago, the world experienced a financial crisis and during this time, Bitcoin was created and slowly but surely the first cryptocurrency gained a lot of traction while the mainstream viability of cryptocurrency is still speculative, blockchain has emerged to be one of the main technologies in the world which has a lot of expectations attached to it. People seem to be realising cryptos wide applications on a daily basis with blockchain continuing to grow in popularity too. Looking across the past year, there are some key moments when blockchain properly showed its colours and what it’s expected...

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Cryptocurrency, Blockchain And Banking: A Transparent Match Made In Heaven

Why Crypto-Banking will Overtake Traditional Banking Different groups of individuals are drawn to cryptocurrencies for various reasons. Their censorship resistant nature, as well as the non-inflationary nature of truly decentralized cryptocurrencies, have led to their embrace by many. The absence of these features in the traditional banking sector have made truly decentralized cryptocurrencies even more popular and the majority of 2017 was spent pondering the how blockchain and cryptocurrency would upend the traditional banking sector. Central banks preside over inflationary fiat currencies, and largely operate in clouds of secrecy. Even worse is the fact that banks, which are often the...

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Are Social media Platforms Connecting or Exploiting Users?

Take a quick glance around the inhabitants of any modern city and you will see an uncountable number of people with hunched shoulders, completely consumed by their smart devices, tablets, and digital assistants. Technology critics often go as far as describing smartphones and their plethora of apps as leading people to become completely disconnected from the same species organisms standing right next to them, all the while searching for meaning and acceptance from some unknown, unseen entity in a digital realm far removed  from the true corporeal forms standing right next to them. The world and its inhabitants are run...

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