Tag: blockchain

The Application of AI Is Improving the Security of Digital Payments

Even after the use of credit or debit cards have become commonplace, we still haven’t mitigated the threat of credit card theft. A lost card or stolen pin can result in our savings being cleared from our accounts if we’re not quick enough to catch ...

Bitcoin Continues Dominance, Ultimately Bringing Scalability Issues Into Focus

Bitcoin is currently enjoying another good run on the market, boasting an increase in market cap and total volume. While the cryptocurrency market as a whole is on the rise, Bitcoin continues to siphon business away from Altcoins. Such success, ...

Can Bitcoin Overcome the Issue of Scalability?

The ability to offer a currency that is regulated by its users instead of being at the mercy of large institutions has changed the way people think about economic exchanges. Since Bitcoin was released in 2009, it has grown to include millions of ...

An AI-Augmented Platform Could Solve Common Issues Affecting Blockchain Tech

Consensus is a major element in ensuring the integrity of a blockchain. Participants need to always be in agreement as to which blocks are added to the chain, and any disputes need to be dealt with quickly otherwise forks can severely destabilise ...

Crypto Slang 2019 – What does HODL, FOMO, FOLE, BTFD or FUD mean?

Because I see a lot of new crypto enthusiasts joining the crypto world, I made a simple glossary with crypto jargon. Do you miss anything? Don't hesitate to add it as a comment (I will edit the post). Address - A bitcoin address is ...

Story of Bitcoin told by the Headlines

We are in one helluva ride with bitcoin and crypto in general. Just look at what a bumpy road it was in 2017 alone. And next time you find yourself panicking because of a bitcoin price crash, just take a look at all the "crashes" and surges bitcoin ...

What is SmartBridge? Is SmartBridge better than atomic swaps?

SmartBridge technology is a major selling point of cryptocurrency named ARK. There is a small bit of code in the ARK structure which helps it to be connect different blockchains to the core of ARK. The premise is rather simple, we take the apps ...

Proof of Work vs Proof of Stake: Step-by-Step Mining Guide

Merchants who immediately sell their Bitcoin for fiat currency create downward pressure on the Bitcoin price and that's no secret. However, the merchants aren’t the only people to blame. The proof-of-work (POW) system used by Bitcoin and other ...

What is Blockchain Technology?

The Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners to Understand Blockchain You have most probably heard of Bitcoins and Blockchain. They are the trending and media’s favorite topics these days and even the people who’ve never read about a cryptocurrency or ...