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How Blockchain Technology Could Transform the Food Industry

by Sylvain Charlebois, Dalhousie University There has been a lot of noise on cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin of late. While some suggest cryptocurrencies are a fraud,...

WEALTHE Coin to Democratize Access to Global Real Estate Investing

Global online real estate marketplace Wealth Migrate today launched the WEALTHE Coin, a digital currency created to 'democratize' access to wealth through international commercial...

The ‘utopian’ Currency Bitcoin is a Potentially Catastrophic Energy Guzzler

by John Quiggin,  The University of Queensland The recent upsurge in the price of Bitcoin seems to have finally awakened the world to the massively destructive...

The Bitcoin Bubble – How We Know It Will Burst

by Larisa Yarovaya, Anglia Ruskin University and Brian Lucey, Trinity College Dublin   In the last year, the price of Bitcoin has increased from less than US$800...

The ‘petro’: Venezuela’s Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency

To shore up a collapsed economy, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Sunday announced the creation of a cryptocurrency, the 'petro' backed by the world's...

A Single Bitcoin is Now Worth $10, 000

Bitcoin’s price has reached $10,000 per BTC across global exchanges, and bitcoiners everywhere are celebrating with glee, according to a report by Bitcoin.com. The decentralized...

Cryptocurrency Regulation: Current Issues, Future Challenges

Regulators face substantial challenges when evaluating the risks associated with cryptocurrencies. While cryptocurrencies hold significant promise for economic growth in Africa, there is a strong...

SA’s Wala to Offer Zero-fee Banking, Authenticate Users with Biometrics

South Africa’s blockchain start-up Wala is planning to pilot a new digital banking model that will bring accessible, zero-fee banking to sub-Saharan Africa population. Wala...

Predicting the Future Price of Bitcoin: Is It Digital Gold?

 by Aaron Gray in Entertainment Props If you’ve been on the internet sometime in the last year, you have undoubtedly encountered Bitcoin, the digital payment...

Initial Coin Offerings are Disrupting how Startups are Funded – but...

By David Glance, University of Western Australia A rapidly growing number of companies are taking advantage of cryptocurrencies to raise massive amounts of funding through...

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