Exploring the Impossibility of Full Decentralization

This article is originally published in Albaron Ventures. In our quest to escape from existing corrupt centralized systems, we may believe that it’s possible to achieve complete decentralization. However, recent academic research shows that this is unfeasible — at least sustainably. For example, Bitcoin’s Proof-of-Work (PoW) mechanism relies on many different nodes to “mine,” or verify and […]

Beyond Bitcoin: How Developers are Helping Traditional Banks Modernize

This article was originally published by Index Code Bitcoin and blockchain tend to grab headlines in the world of banking. Cryptocurrency is the poster child of “disruptive technology” in the traditionally slow-moving finance industry. But, there are other areas where developers and software engineers must update business-as-usual in banking in order to survive. According to one survey, 80% […]

The Latest Updates on Blockchain and CBD

Article was originally published on Sunday Scaries. While always present, blockchain technology and CBD have people wanting to know more about both and how they can implement them in their worlds. CBD and blockchain, surprisingly, have similarities, despite having obvious differences. Blockchains and CBD are fairly unknown territories for most people, but they are increasing […]

Making Better Decisions in Crypto Trading

Article was originally published on Sunday Scaries. Crypto trading is easily one of the most stressful professions out there. It’s a game that involves your money, ego, and plenty of uncertainty that will lead to anxiety and rushed decisions. However, there are several techniques that you can do to help you lower your stress levels and make […]

Is Bitcoin Real Money? Tackling The Controversial Topic

Article was originally published on MintDice. Is Bitcoin real money? This question is asked everywhere from political debates to bitcoin gambling forums, so let’s explore. Before we dive into whether Bitcoin is real money, let’s talk about what real money is. Most of us walk around with the definition that money is simply a commonly accepted medium of […]

Crypto Faq’s: How Long Does It Take To Mine Bitcoin?

Article was originally published on MintDice. Bitcoin network has grown in popularity over the last few years, as demonstrated by its daily use. The number of Bitcoin ATMs has also increased globally from 1 in 2013, to 500 in January 2016, to a whopping 5,042 in July 2019. This shows that there is growing demand and interest in […]

What Online Marketplaces Can Crypto Improve?

Article was originally published on MintDice. The introduction of Bitcoin in 2008 by Satoshi Nakamoto marked the beginning of a trend in decentralization. Today many financial applications embrace bitcoin, and many see the cryptocurrency as an investment. To others, it is a platform to make payments and transfer money from one place to another securely, with low […]

What Does The Future Of Blockchain Look Like?

Article was originally published on MintDice. When Bitcoin first emerged, the cryptography community was instantly enthusiastic about it. Created by an anonymous figure known as Satoshi Nakamoto, it represented the culmination of years of research and work carried out within the field. The aim was to create a digital currency that would be beyond the reach and […]