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The Four Best Alternatives to Ethereum

While Bitcoin remains king in market dominance and popularity, the slightly lesser-known “altcoin” Ethereum has proven to be a force to reckon with. Ethereum has far broader applications than just a store of value and unit of exchange. It is considered a “world computer” on which several decentralized applications (DApps) can be built. But as …

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Everything You Need To Know About The Ethereum Blockchain

In the face of Bitcoin market dominance, Ethereum is often overlooked. As the largest of the “altcoins,” it is discussed far less in the mainstream news, leaving some to speculate that it is undervalued. But Ethereum is arguably just as revolutionary as Bitcoin, and potentially more so. It just wasn’t the first blockchain and cryptocurrency …

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What Digital Nomads and Blockchains Have in Common

When the Internet was created near the end of the 20th century it was hard to imagine what it would evolve into. Today we have a global high-speed communications platform that mega-industries have been built on top of. Two revolutions happening on the Internet now are digital nomad lifestyles and blockchains. And these two have …

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What Are Privacy Coins, And Which Are The Best?

The original promise of Bitcoin was that it’d be a safe and secure way to conduct transactions without revealing your identity. Unfortunately, the current cryptocurrency environment has grown to undermine some of these privacy-centered efforts. However, several blockchain organizations have taken up the torch on cryptocurrency privacy efforts, and a proliferation of so-called “privacy coins” …

5 Countries Leading the Charge in Blockchain Adoption

Blockchain is a major disruptor in terms of how the world will conduct business and governance going forward. At this point, it seems that any country without plans to adopt it will be left behind. So which countries have embraced blockchain technology, and what are they doing to foster its growth? Continue reading to learn …

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4 Major Problems Blockchain Technology Can Solve

Now that blockchain technology is better understood, global industries are finally taking it seriously. Organizations all over the world are integrating blockchains into their internal processes to boost efficiency and security. What is it about blockchain technology that makes it so attractive? Amid the digital age, vulnerabilities in societal infrastructure have revealed a need for …

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The Difference Between Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies

Since the inception of Bitcoin in 2009 and its rise in popularity circa 2017, there has been much confusion as to what the difference between cryptocurrencies and their counterpart, the blockchain, really is. While the two technologies do go hand-in-hand, there are still fundamental differences between them. So what is the difference between cryptocurrencies and …

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Bitcoin Maximalism vs Pluralism

As a new entrant into the world of cryptocurrencies, you may have wondered if bitcoin is the only coin you should focus on, or if it is wise to focus on alternative cryptocurrencies known as ‘altcoins’. You may have even come across the terms ‘Maximalist’ or ‘Pluralist’ in reference to the crypto community’s stance on …