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INFOGRAPHIC: Things to know about Blockchain

CAPE TOWN – Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin and Ethereum have taken the world by storm and have become popular terms on the Internet. However, not many people understand or know what it is. Are you intrigued by the blockchain system and what cryptocurrencies can offer you in terms of investment? Here are some things you need to know ...

What Could Blockchain Do for Music?

Musician Imogen Heap is addressing her audience from a stage in a giant tipi set up on the grounds of her home for an event to unveil the latest steps in her Mycelia project, which aims to use blockchain technology to solve some long-standing music industry problems. “We could have a Napster times a thousand ...

Blockchain: Pushing Traditional Model Of “Trust” To Evolve

If you’ve attempted to dive into this mysterious thing called blockchain, you’d be forgiven for recoiling in horror at the sheer opaqueness of the technology that is often used to frame it. So, before we get into what a cryptocurrency is and how blockchain technology might change the world, let’s discuss what blockchain is. What ...

Why You Should Learn About Blockchain Before Everyone Else Does

From niche technical publications to watercooler conversations to the corporate boardroom, blockchain has become the latest buzz-worthy technology that practically everybody is talking about. But if you stopped the average Joe on the street to ask, What exactly is blockchain?, chances are  you’d get some head-scratching and a few vague references to Bitcoin as a response. Consider: Blockchain ...

What Are the Applications and Use Cases of Blockchains?

Blockchain technology is a revolution in systems of record. Bitcoin is history’s first permanent, decentralized, global, trustless ledger of records. Since its invention, entrepreneurs in industries around the world have come to understand the implications of this development. The nature of blockchain technology has got imaginations running wild, because the idea can now be applied ...

A Beginner’s Guide to Smart Contracts – Ethereum’s Key Concept

One of the best things about the blockchain is that, because it is a decentralized system that exists between all permitted parties, there’s no need to pay intermediaries (Middlemen) and it saves you time and conflict. Blockchains have their problems, but they are rated, undeniably, faster, cheaper, and more secure than traditional systems, which is why banks and ...

What is Blockchain? [Infographic for Beginners]

Background Paper currencies, as we know, are a long gone fad. And, soon dollars will also be. We’re sitting in awe of a new currency revolution – Bitcoin. It is world’s first recognized cryptocurrency, entering the mainstream gradually and allowing transactions for as basic as grocery shopping. We know, online transactions still sound very horrid ...

Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) Roadmap – Infographic

Initial Coin Offerings have become state of the art crowdfunding mechanisms. Even though such campaigns have managed to raise millions of dollars in a matter of seconds a lot of preparation has to take place if a team wants to have a successful token sale. In the early days, it may have been possible to ...