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Why Are Banks So Eager To Shift To A Cashless Society?
December 15,
2016
Is it Good that New Cryptocurrencies are Created Each Day?

More than 3,500 cryptocurrencies were created as of September 2016, according to Cryptocoinchart.info, an online price index platform that tracks blockchain digital assets. What is the overall effect of this “flooding” of the market?

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Bitcoin's Revolutionary Power In Finance

Ever since the birth of money, economies have controlled nearly every aspect of human life. Money is power, and escaping that principle is nearly impossible unless you want to live in the wild. Honorable, civil-based economies have historically forged the backbone of the most powerful nations on Earth. Without this willing deception to believe money has value—just like any physical product or service—there would be no complex markets to foster innovation.

Read the full text of IMO as an expert by Michael Morton.

What Happens When Bitcoin Mining Rewards Diminish To Zero?

Bitcoin  is the most popular cryptocurrency today with millions of transaction taking place every day. It is created by solving complex algorithms with sophisticated computers in an energy-intensive process termed bitcoin mining. However, there are only 21 million bitcoins that can ever mined.\

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Why Are Banks So Eager To Shift To A Cashless Society?

These days, the banking industry is calling on their users to use digital banking payments instead of cash. According to research, some of the more economically developed countries, like Sweden and UK, will move to a cashless society by 2020. However, why are banks so eager to call on their customers to stop using cash?

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MasterCard Released Three Blockchain APIs
November 1,
2016
New Web App That Allows Voters To Report Incidents At The Polls

Blockchain Technologies Corp. announced the release of the new web app that allows voters to report suspicious behavior at polling sites on election day.

This work is urgent amid news of hackers threatening the upcoming election and at least one candidates’ vocal concerns about possible “rigging” -- justified or otherwise -- undermining the public’s trust in the election process.

MasterCard Released Three Blockchain APIs

MasterCard’s development site now features three APIs connected to its internal blockchain work, including offerings focused on smart contracts and payment settlement. The APIs were released by MasterCard Labs, its innovation outfit, reported CoinDesk.

Bitfinex Announces Sizable Token-For Equity-Swap
October 29,
2016
Upcoming Supply Chain Innovation Summit

Innovation Enterprise introduced the Supply Chain Innovation Summit, coming to Chicago on November 17-18. During 2 days, high-level professionals will discuss new trends, challenges & solutions within supply chain management.

Bitfinex Announces Sizable Token-For Equity-Swap

Bitfinex, one of the world's largest cryptocurrency exchanges, announced that many of its largest BFX token holders have agreed to exchange over 20 million BFX tokens for equity in Bitfinex. The equity consists of shares of Bitfinex's owner, iFinex Inc.

October 27,
2016
UFOMiners Launch Four Powerful Cryptocurrency Miners

One of the leading cryptocurrency mining hardware manufacturers, UFOMiners has introduced four powerful miners for Bitcoin and Litecoin Mining. The hardware - MesaMiner, NekrosMiner, OberonMiner and OberonMiner Prime - are now available for ordering at a price range of $3200 and $4900.

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