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Venezuela’s own oil-backed cryptocurrency is available for presale today

March 2nd, 2018 at 11:50 am » Comments Off

Venezuela launched the presale of its own cryptocurrency, the petro, today. There are currently 82 million tokens available, which the government plans to follow with an initial coin offering (ICO) launch in a month. It’s the world’s first sovereign cryptocurrency, built on the Ethereum blockchain and intended in part to save the country from wild […]



Making a crypto utopia in Puerto Rico

February 21st, 2018 at 11:20 am » Comments Off

Brock Pierce inside the former Children’s Museum in Old San Juan, P.R., which he and his colleagues hope to make part of a crypto utopia where the money is virtual and the contracts are all public.



35 amazing real world examples of how blockchain is changing our world

February 4th, 2018 at 11:19 am » Comments Off

It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.



Want to learn programming? This startup pays you cryptocurrency to study Python

January 16th, 2018 at 12:20 pm » Comments Off

Blockchain-based skills platform BitDegree has unconventional plans for connecting tech talent and recruiters.



Meet the newest cryptocurrency trend: privacy coins

January 3rd, 2018 at 11:06 am » Comments Off

Privacy and anonymity are all the rage, and these coins are benefiting big time.



4 technology trends that will transform our world in 2018

December 30th, 2017 at 1:51 am » Comments Off

Predicting the future requires hubris, and it should therefore be met with more than a terabyte of skepticism. In past years, I’ve made some calls that have proved prescient like predicting way back in 2011 that social media would determine the U.S. presidential election. Meanwhile, some took decades longer than I had foreseen such as […]



Estonia, the digital republic

December 17th, 2017 at 11:54 am » Comments Off

Its government is virtual, borderless, blockchained, and secure. Has this tiny post-Soviet nation found the way of the future?



Wikipedia co-founder wants to put the world’s knowledge on the blockchain

December 7th, 2017 at 10:01 am » Comments Off

Everipedia today announced Wikipedia co-founder Dr. Larry Sanger would be joining the company as it prepares to bring its online encyclopedia to the blockchain.



BitDegree-Massive open online course education Blockchain ICO

December 5th, 2017 at 11:00 am » Comments Off

BitDegree is a blockchain-powered online education platform that aims to change the way we get a degree. Find out how it works today in our review.



Cash is quickly becoming obsolete in China

November 25th, 2017 at 12:49 pm » Comments Off

There are more ways to pay for goods and services now than ever before, and as such paper money seems increasingly old-fashioned.



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