Unrestrained by national interests, unaffected by global events, cryptocurrency offers a financial resource that offers much in the way of benefits for the future. According to futurists, those experts who look forward and make judgments based on how they see society evolving, cryptocurrency will replace all other forms of currency by 2030. Yet the question […]
The central bank of Pakistan, i.e. State Bank of Pakistan, ended months of neutral stance by formally issuing a notice on Bitcoin &/or Virtual Currencies. In a Banking Policy & Regulations Department (BPRD) Circular # 3 of 2018, State Bank of Pakistan has officially put a Prohibition of Dealing in Virtual Currencies/Tokens. It also confirms […]
For the past couple of years, I have been talking around the world about the Fragments State of Our Payment Systems. With over 1,900 payment systems around the world, less than 3 percents are connected and can talk to each other directly or using one hop. Think about that for a minute, what a mammoth […]
I present to you the following scenario. Day 1: Single IOU Let’s say you walk into your bank in America and present $ 100,000 to the bank, and ask them to make a Cashier’s Cheque for you. No problem they say! The teller types one up, and charges you $ 10 extra for it and […]
Stellar Lumens Here is a very decent infographic that explains the Stellar Lumens in a nice, concise infographic. Original Source.
Japan & Cryptocurrencies Every now and then a technological revolution comes in that provides almost every country in the world an equal playing field. No matter how big or small you are, you, as a country have the advantage to leap ahead. The catalyst has been provided, and it is up to you to make […]
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Why Should You Invest In Cryptocurrencies? Since the introduction of Bitcoin back in 2009, cryptocurrencies have taken the technological and financial worlds by storm. These digital currencies may have started off as a practically worthless coin only found online, but as popularity grew and a hunger for an anonymous, far more secure method of payment […]
Cryptocurrencies for Dummies I recently did a small Facebook live session on cryptocurrencies for dummies (so to speak), but essentially covering the issues of investing in cryptocurrencies for my friends, family and colleagues. Here is the recording of that event.
When governments fail to come up with solutions, courts often have to step in to provide guidance. A petition seeking the government to act on Bitcoin has landed in India’s Supreme Court. The case is likely to come up for hearing in January 2018. Source: Bitcoin & co: India’s crypto-currency debate heads to the courts, […]