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Going Beyond Bitcoin: Top 5 Altcoins by Market Cap

Introduction–Bitcoin is the first cryptocurrency, launched in 2009, works on blockchain technology, and since then, it has gained immense popularity among investors though the valuations had soared past the US$ 64k mark. The question arises of how to go beyond Bitcoin with a plethora of private cryptocurrencies available. As many as 10,000 private cryptocurrencies are

Introduction–Bitcoin is the first cryptocurrency, launched in 2009, works on blockchain technology, and since then, it has gained immense popularity among investors though the valuations had soared past the US$ 64k mark. The question arises of how to go beyond Bitcoin with a plethora of private cryptocurrencies available. As many as 10,000 private cryptocurrencies are

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Are Non-fungible Tokens The Right Investment For You?

Last year, William Shatner put up items for sale on blockchain, including memorabilia from his acting career, made available in the form of virtual trading cards. The cards cost a dollar apiece, which are available in packs of either five or 30. Featured in the collection are photos from his Star Trek days and an

Last year, William Shatner put up items for sale on blockchain, including memorabilia from his acting career, made available in the form of virtual trading cards. The cards cost a dollar apiece, which are available in packs of either five or 30. Featured in the collection are photos from his Star Trek days and an

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Blockchains and Decentralization Are key to Protecting the Metaverse From a Monopoly

At the tail end of October, Facebook CEO, Mark Zukerberg, in a video alongside popular Tiktok star Khaby, announced Facebook Inc. will be changing its name. Formerly known as Facebook Inc., the parent company behind Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Messenger, and Oculus, is now known as Meta Platforms Inc. The name change represents the future of

At the tail end of October, Facebook CEO, Mark Zukerberg, in a video alongside popular Tiktok star Khaby, announced Facebook Inc. will be changing its name. Formerly known as Facebook Inc., the parent company behind Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Messenger, and Oculus, is now known as Meta Platforms Inc. The name change represents the future of

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A Future of Centralized “Walled Garden” Metaverses Isn’t Sustainable. Here’s Why.

Over recent weeks, the metaverse has gone from a relatively niche term to mainstream headlines all over the world, thanks to the Facebook effect. After the tech giant announced it was renaming its parent company to “Meta” as a reflection of its dedication to building a metaverse, the concept now has everyone talking about how

Over recent weeks, the metaverse has gone from a relatively niche term to mainstream headlines all over the world, thanks to the Facebook effect. After the tech giant announced it was renaming its parent company to “Meta” as a reflection of its dedication to building a metaverse, the concept now has everyone talking about how

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How Biometrics is Changing the Status Quo; From Traditional Industries to Modern Ecosystems Like Blockchain and Crypto

Biometric identification has become a popular way of granting authenticated access to various ecosystems and services. At its core, this form of identification involves the analysis of an individual’s physical or behavioural characteristics to authenticate their identity before granting access to a specific platform or service. Some popular techniques used for biometric identification include fingerprints,

Biometric identification has become a popular way of granting authenticated access to various ecosystems and services. At its core, this form of identification involves the analysis of an individual’s physical or behavioural characteristics to authenticate their identity before granting access to a specific platform or service. Some popular techniques used for biometric identification include fingerprints,

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Will Decentralized Cloud Storage Avoid a Modern Day Burning of Alexandria’s Library?

As the technological revolution continues to progress at an astonishing rate, decentralization is becoming increasingly relevant. This is especially evident as governments and big tech companies are able to gain control over larger sets of this virtual space, being able to enforce censorship and monetization without the consent of the larger user base population. Decentralized

As the technological revolution continues to progress at an astonishing rate, decentralization is becoming increasingly relevant. This is especially evident as governments and big tech companies are able to gain control over larger sets of this virtual space, being able to enforce censorship and monetization without the consent of the larger user base population. Decentralized

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TOP 5 altcoins to consider buying in 2022

End of October was marked by a sharp increase in the value of a number of altcoins. The undisputed leaders are meme coins and a number of cryptocurrencies that belong to large technology projects. The cost of the 1İNCH token increased by 100% per day, and the Shiba İnu meme coin rose 170% in a

End of October was marked by a sharp increase in the value of a number of altcoins. The undisputed leaders are meme coins and a number of cryptocurrencies that belong to large technology projects. The cost of the 1İNCH token increased by 100% per day, and the Shiba İnu meme coin rose 170% in a

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How Nakamoto Games Is Decentralizing Play-to-Earn

In contrast to many industries, the online gaming market experienced growth amidst global lockdowns. According to Statista, global online gaming revenues reached $21 billion in 2020, representing a 21% increase compared to 2019. The same forecast suggests this momentum will persist through 2021 when revenues are expected to reach $23.8 billion. At the same time,

In contrast to many industries, the online gaming market experienced growth amidst global lockdowns. According to Statista, global online gaming revenues reached $21 billion in 2020, representing a 21% increase compared to 2019. The same forecast suggests this momentum will persist through 2021 when revenues are expected to reach $23.8 billion. At the same time,

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Forged Documents Are Like Cancer to Society and the Economy

Let’s talk about four recent incidents in different parts of the world to understand how severe of an issue forged documents are: In Mumbai, India, a businessman was arrested last week for duping a bank of more than $330,000 using bogus documents. The man took out a loan of $337,000 from the Central Bank of

Let’s talk about four recent incidents in different parts of the world to understand how severe of an issue forged documents are: In Mumbai, India, a businessman was arrested last week for duping a bank of more than $330,000 using bogus documents. The man took out a loan of $337,000 from the Central Bank of

Matjaž Škorjanc discussing the potential of green cryptocurrency mining
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Matjaž Škorjanc discussing the potential of green cryptocurrency mining
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Green crypto mining and the potential for entrepreneurs to make money

With recent COP26 in Scotland, the world’s attention is shifting from COVID-19 to the climate emergency facing humanity.  One of the biggest challenges we face is lowering emissions fast enough and extensively enough to hit net zero by 2050, as laid out in the Paris Agreement. And a growing contributor towards carbon emissions is cryptocurrency. 

With recent COP26 in Scotland, the world’s attention is shifting from COVID-19 to the climate emergency facing humanity.  One of the biggest challenges we face is lowering emissions fast enough and extensively enough to hit net zero by 2050, as laid out in the Paris Agreement. And a growing contributor towards carbon emissions is cryptocurrency. 

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Understanding the Main Gaps of Venture Capitalism

Even the most innovative projects face challenges when launching a new venture. This issue sometimes refers to the need for funds from other sources because they do not own or cannot acquire loans. One of the key methods used in most of these circumstances is to refer to venture capital to develop, break into new markets, and grow faster.  Venture capital is vital in

Even the most innovative projects face challenges when launching a new venture. This issue sometimes refers to the need for funds from other sources because they do not own or cannot acquire loans. One of the key methods used in most of these circumstances is to refer to venture capital to develop, break into new markets, and grow faster.  Venture capital is vital in

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4 Key Things You Should Know About Polkadot’s Parachain Auctions Happening This Week

Polkadot celebrated the launch of its long-awaited Parachain Auctions, as the first round of auctions began on Thursday last week. Here is a quick rundown of the four key things you should know about it and the top contenders bidding for the first parachain slot this week.   Parachain are Golden Tickets  “Parachains” are essentially Polkadot’s

Polkadot celebrated the launch of its long-awaited Parachain Auctions, as the first round of auctions began on Thursday last week. Here is a quick rundown of the four key things you should know about it and the top contenders bidding for the first parachain slot this week.   Parachain are Golden Tickets  “Parachains” are essentially Polkadot’s

The Bitcoin network has finally come with its new and highly anticipated protocol, Taproot
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The Bitcoin network has finally come with its new and highly anticipated protocol, Taproot
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Taproot Goes Live, Here’s All You Need To Know About Bitcoin’s Network Upgrade

The Bitcoin network has finally come with its new and highly anticipated protocol, Taproot. Going live on Sunday, this is Bitcoin’s first major upgrade since SegWit back in 2017. Taproot Comes With Great New Features According to reports, the Taproot upgrade has been a long time coming — about seven years precisely but was kick-started again

The Bitcoin network has finally come with its new and highly anticipated protocol, Taproot. Going live on Sunday, this is Bitcoin’s first major upgrade since SegWit back in 2017. Taproot Comes With Great New Features According to reports, the Taproot upgrade has been a long time coming — about seven years precisely but was kick-started again

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Bitcoin or Ethereum – Which cryptocurrency to choose ?

With the recent spike in crypto prices, are you among those looking to Buy Bitcoin or Buy Ether, or are you wondering how to buy ETH? Look no further if you are searching for a reliable Bitcoin Exchange in India. With each passing day, the popularity of cryptocurrencies reaches a new high, evident from the

With the recent spike in crypto prices, are you among those looking to Buy Bitcoin or Buy Ether, or are you wondering how to buy ETH? Look no further if you are searching for a reliable Bitcoin Exchange in India. With each passing day, the popularity of cryptocurrencies reaches a new high, evident from the

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Pangolin vs. Trader Joe – Avalanche DEXs Compared

2021 will go down in crypto history as the year that blockchain broke free of its Ethereum-based shackles and began to embrace other platforms. One of this year’s standout winners in this regard has been Avalanche. The finance-focused platform has been flying high – particularly so following the summer launch of Avalanche Rush, its $180

2021 will go down in crypto history as the year that blockchain broke free of its Ethereum-based shackles and began to embrace other platforms. One of this year’s standout winners in this regard has been Avalanche. The finance-focused platform has been flying high – particularly so following the summer launch of Avalanche Rush, its $180

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NFTs Are Emerging As a Lucrative Investment Strategy For Mortgage Repayment

The Non-fungible token (NFT) market has been on the rise in the past few months as more people become familiar with the metaverse concept. This burgeoning crypto niche is getting interest from popular figures across multiple industries, including entertainment, sports and the creative sector.  So, what’s in it for the common folk? For starters, it

The Non-fungible token (NFT) market has been on the rise in the past few months as more people become familiar with the metaverse concept. This burgeoning crypto niche is getting interest from popular figures across multiple industries, including entertainment, sports and the creative sector.  So, what’s in it for the common folk? For starters, it

According to an eyewitness report, Tampa Mayor, Jane Castor has announced that she is ready to start accepting her paycheck in Bitcoin (BTC).
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According to an eyewitness report, Tampa Mayor, Jane Castor has announced that she is ready to start accepting her paycheck in Bitcoin (BTC).
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Tampa Mayor To Start Receiving Paychecks In Bitcoin

According to an eyewitness report, Tampa Mayor, Jane Castor has announced that she is ready to start accepting her paycheck in Bitcoin (BTC). The sources reveal that she made the announcement at the ongoing Florida’s Bitcoin & Blockchain Summit which is holding at the Amalie Arena, somewhere in downtown Tampa. Tampa Mayor To Receive Paycheck

According to an eyewitness report, Tampa Mayor, Jane Castor has announced that she is ready to start accepting her paycheck in Bitcoin (BTC). The sources reveal that she made the announcement at the ongoing Florida’s Bitcoin & Blockchain Summit which is holding at the Amalie Arena, somewhere in downtown Tampa. Tampa Mayor To Receive Paycheck

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The Endless Quest: Will AI Ever Get Integrated with Blockchain?

Over the past decade, there have been two technological sectors that have generated more buzz than any of the others, two fields of development and burgeoning industries that have been singled out as the greatest potential catalysts for the ways in which we live and work. Those two sectors are blockchain technology and artificial intelligence. 

Over the past decade, there have been two technological sectors that have generated more buzz than any of the others, two fields of development and burgeoning industries that have been singled out as the greatest potential catalysts for the ways in which we live and work. Those two sectors are blockchain technology and artificial intelligence. 

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Leveraging AI and Blockchain Technology to Reimagine Content Delivery Networks with AIOZ

With demand for high-speed internet, massive amounts of data, and fast, high-performance servers growing exponentially, traditional content delivery networks (CDNs) cannot cater to – or even meet – consumer demand. The pioneering decentralized CDN proposed by AIOZ offers a robust and cost-effective way forward. Read on below to learn more. What Are Content Delivery Networks

With demand for high-speed internet, massive amounts of data, and fast, high-performance servers growing exponentially, traditional content delivery networks (CDNs) cannot cater to – or even meet – consumer demand. The pioneering decentralized CDN proposed by AIOZ offers a robust and cost-effective way forward. Read on below to learn more. What Are Content Delivery Networks

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How Capital Efficiency Determines a Top-Tier DEX

When looking for a platform on which to lay down roots and invest, there can be an overwhelming amount of information to digest.  It seems that each week there is a new set of acronyms, terms, and potential schemes that sound amazing—and maybe aren’t. What is a potential investor to do?  While there is no

When looking for a platform on which to lay down roots and invest, there can be an overwhelming amount of information to digest.  It seems that each week there is a new set of acronyms, terms, and potential schemes that sound amazing—and maybe aren’t. What is a potential investor to do?  While there is no