Financial use cases of blockchain technology have been in the spotlight for quite a while now and if you thought that is where the rabbit hole ends, you couldn’t have been further away from the truth. Blockchain is indeed showing signs of being more than just Bitcoin and crypto. Many non-financial players are starting to […]
Most of us already know that storing cryptocurrency is inconvenient and almost too difficult. It’s not surprising, given how new the technology is. We’re still a little while away before we hit high adoption rates for cryptocurrency because of this. But with tech startups paving the way for innovative solutions around storing cryptocurrencies,we’ll hopefully experience […]
Logic, not emotions. It’s easier said than done, but this is the key to surviving a bear market. The recent bear market in crypto may seem like an eternity. It’s easy to make money and earn profits from crypto when the times are good. We saw that recently from mid-2017 to early 2018. […]
If you’ve recently invested in any cryptocurrency, then you’ve already experienced the typical psychology of a market cycle! But who better to explain it than Jim Carrey! If you invested in crypto, especially if you invested out of FOMO (fear of missing out) and at a high-price, then yes, it can be painful to watch […]
We all agree the energy sector has been a highly centralized and monopolised industry for a long time. Affordability, reliability and emissions-intensity have become core concerns for households and businesses. In most countries the supply and retail of electricity has shifted from fully government owned operations to a regulated, centralised, and privatised ownerships. The monopoly […]
Want to get your head around blockchain? Here is an ELI5 for dummies: What is Blockchain. Imagine a filing cabinet: It has multiple drawers, which you can continue to add over time You can have an infinite number of drawers in the filing cabinet Inside the drawer are folders that are carefully organised The cabinet […]
ERC20 tokens follow a set of rules which need to be met in order for a token to be accepted and called as ‘ERC20 Token’. ERC stands for Ethereum Request for Comments. The difference between these tokens and a standalone currency like Bitcoin or Litecoin is that ERC20 tokens are compatible with the Ethereum network […]
Did you know… The first ever token sale was by Mastercoin. This coin still exists today… But do you know which one it is? The project officially launched on July 31, 2013. 500 people invested, sending a total of about 5000 bitcoins– worth about US$500,000 at the time.