12 Trends Shaping Blockchain Tech in 2018

Have you been looking at the rise of blockchain? Your life is about to change, so we decided to give you a clear trajectory of what’s to come. Check out these 12 impacts that blockchain will have on society as a whole. Integrating Digital Money The future of blockchain makes little sense without discussing money. The more that e-currency is accepted, the more accepted blockchain technology will be. The wide acceptance of digital currency...

Is Cryptocurrency the Future of Online Selling?

Ticket Fraud On The Rise: Can Blockchain Save Your Next Event? Every year, more than 5 million people are tricked with fraud tickets to concerts, festivals, sporting events and theme parks. Though the convenience of purchasing event tickets online eliminates the hassle of standing in line, online ticket sales have grown in scams now more than ever. In 2015, Billboard’s Live Nation Entertainment reached a record-breaking $7.2 billion in revenue in online ticket...

What to Consider Before Investing in ICO in 2018

In 7 months, ending with July 2017, the Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) was worth $1,242,676,352, with a total market capitalization amounting to north of $100 billion! This serves as a proof that the crypto market has been busy grabbing everyone’s attention as of recently, from traders looking to make a quick buck to specialists who are growing increasingly concerned at its lack of transparency. If you’re looking to invest in...

Behind the Scenes of a Cryptocurrency Exchange: Secrets, Strategies, and More

The following article is based on insights from the Blockchain Connect Conference in San Francisco. Included in this exchange panel are exchange CEO’s Chris Lee (OKEX), Jesse Powell (Kraken), Mike Kayamori (Quoine), Chief Strategy Officer Kailong Cai (Huobi), and Head of International Markets Ted Lin (Binance Exchange). Cryptocurrency Trading Demographics The US, Japan, and China are major cryptocurrency markets. The average trader is male in their 20s and 30s, with females and other extreme...

NEO and Blockchains Across China

NEO’s Vision The developers of NEO are looking to spread blockchains across all of China. Their company, Onchain, has developed a Distributed Networks Architecture (DNA) to allow for the easy implementation and development of standardized blockchains. They want every interested field to easily be able to migrate their data and assets onto a private or public blockchain. The founder, Dr. Da Hongfei said, “We want to be the place people go to when they...

Forex vs Cryptocurrency Investment Comparison

Investing is a lot like playing poker. You’re constantly making calculated decisions on whether or not you should invest more money into something or simply call it a day. Knowing when to fold and when to take the risk can be the difference between having a good ROI and ending up broke. Now expanding on that analogy, Forex trading would be a warm-up game for investors in comparison to cryptocurrency trading. It’s like...

The Similarities and Differences Between Bitcoin and Forex Trading

Bitcoin and other digital currencies are currently making a splash in the world of finance. It’s a relatively new concept and there are a lot of opinions out there as to how to trade in Bitcoins and how to understand the changes in this market. One of the ways of explaining this phenomenon is to compare it to a type of trading that has been here for ages and that most of the brokers...

MicroMoney: Catch-22 for unbanked: how can billion people find the way to the global economy

Catch-22 for unbanked: how can billion people find the way to the global economy By Anton Dzyatkovsky, co-founder of MicroMoney The catch-22 is a paradoxical situation from which an individual cannot escape because of contradictory rules. The catch-22 of modern banking is that if you need a credit, you need a credit score, and to get a credit score you need a credit. Logically enough, banks have to spend hundreds of dollars to scrutinize potential...

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