24 Fun Bitcoin Facts And Figures (That Will Make Your Head Spin)

  Bitcoin (BTC) has revolutionized digital payments in a massive way. Since its introduction in 2009, it has advanced technological processes through the blockchain network. Its initial developer remains largely anonymous since they use the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto. It is believed they could be an individual or a group of developers.     During 2009, BTC’s first year of existence, the value was technically $0 and was yet to trade on any exchanges… In 2010, the highest recorded price was $0.39. This has continued to fluctuate over time and peaked…

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Law and Regulation of Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies in South Africa

Nowadays, Bitcoin or cryptocurrency is no longer fresh new news to many people around the globe however, it is still has a difficult concept to understand, especially for newbies. As a basic understanding, digital currencies exists solely online and therefore it is intangible. Also, it is a decentralized currency that means, the value of the virtual currencies rely solely on the user’s networks or through ledger technology such as Blockchain which serves as a Public Financial Transaction Database. Consequently, the legality and regulation for digital currencies will depend on the…

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A beginners guide to Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology

Cryptocurrency transactions are verified by the process known as mining. Miners are nodes that solve complex mathematical problems to enable the transaction to happen.     Although you could once mine your own cryptocurrencies using a standard PC, this isn’t viable any longer; the quality and quantity of hardware required to mine cryptocurrencies effectively is directly proportional to the volume of people deciding to mine. The physical components that are needed for mining involves specialized or consumer hardware and a combination of your graphics cards and CPU.    First of all…

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Hospitality Business Software Company HTS Announces Partnership with Swiss Loyalty Token Protocol qiibee

  All-in-one hotel management software HTS forges strategic partnership with qiibee to bring loyalty on the blockchain to the hospitality industry   Zug, Switzerland — October 23, 2018 —  qiibee, the Swiss loyalty token protocol which helps brands around the world run their loyalty programs on the blockchain, has announced a partnership with software company Hospitality Total Solution (HTS).     This strategic partnership between the two companies will allow qiibee to harness the power of HTS’s relationships with some of the most renowned companies in the hospitality industry across…

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Elevated Returns Closes $18M Tokenized Asset Offering of the St. Regis Aspen Report

Company also announces expansion into Southeast Asia via the acquisition of a Thai broker-dealer designed to spur distribution and origination of its real estate tokenization methodology.  Aspen Digital represents a landmark completed tokenized real estate offering, serving as the blueprint for future deals in the Security Token Space New York, NY – October 9, 2018 – Elevated Returns – an asset management company with an established track record of extracting alpha value out of its investments spanning real estate hospitality and consumer brands – today announced the $18M closing of Aspen…

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Orvium Recognised as Standard Technology Partner of Amazon Web Services Partner Network

  Announcement comes as Orvium launches early stage version of final platform   TALLINN, ESTONIA – 09 October 2018 –Orvium, the first decentralized social platform for scientific collaboration, funding and publications management based on Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence, has today announced that it has been recognised as a Standard Technology Partner of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network, enabling the organisation to provide software solutions that are integrated with the AWS Cloud. The AWS Partner Network helps companies with marketing, promotion, funding, and technical support, while providing a unique…

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Satoshi United’s UnConference in Dubai – USD100k in prizes for Blockchain Innovation

GET A CHANCE TO PITCH YOUR INNOVATION TO THE RIGHT TARGET AUDIENCE AND WIN UP TO 100K USD After a successful First edition in Singapore, Satoshi United –  “The biggest UnConference in the blockchain world” – Is hosting its second edition in the Middle East, taking place on 22-23rd October 2018 in Dubai.     In order to encourage innovation in blockchain, Satoshi United hosts a segment called “Pitcher Perfect”, where the participating ICO‘s and blockchain startups have a chance to win 100,000 USD prize money in investment by pitching…

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How can Blockchain Technology disrupt the Car Insurance Sector?

  Car insurance has been around for a while now. Even thousands of years ago, Chinese merchant seafarers used to form a collective fund to pay for the damages of any capsized ship among the group.   While technology has grown by leaps and bounds over the past decade, the multi-trillion global vehicle insurance is still stuck to their traditional methods in many of their operations. For example, brokers call potential customers through the phone to narrate their sales pitch and payments, and claims are processed manually via paper contracts.…

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Billionaire Secrets

Advice from a Billionaire Learn from someone who has achieved Billionaire status and start your path to Success and Financial Freedom now… it starts with suspending your disbelief.  There’s no question that becoming a Billionaire changes your life.   Zig Ziglar once said, People often say that motivation does not last.  Well, neither does bathing… that’s why we recommend it daily”   Be inspired and feel free to download and share these images.                   ONE OF THE RICHEST PLACES ON EARTH      …

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CoinDesk Releases Top 10 Blockchain Universities in America

  Today, CoinDesk announced The Top 10 Blockchain Universities in the U.S. for 2018-2019.   In recent years, universities around the world have invested heavily in developing curriculums and resources around blockchain technology. Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are notoriously difficult to teach because they are inherently interdisciplinary subjects, drawing on foundations in computer science, economics, law, and business.   The Top 10 U.S. Blockchain Universities were selected on three key quantitative factors: the number of blockchain-related courses, the number of blockchain organizations on campus, and each school’s access to the…

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