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Brexit & Trump: A Boost For Bitcoin


The transaction volume for bitcoin is predicted to more than triple this year, helped by the prospects of a Donald Trump presidency, according to the study, “Will Bitcoins Bite Back,” published by Juniper Research. ‘If Donald Trump becomes president of the U.S., there is the very real prospect of turmoil on world markets as the Economist Intelligence Unit ranks his presidency within …

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What Is Money?

Money has been a part of human history for almost 3’000 years. At the dawn of humanity, bartering was used in lieu of money to buy goods. As early man began to rear domestic livestock, one of the earliest forms of barter included cattle, sheep, as well as vegetables and grain. The first known currency was created by King Alyattes …

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What’s Hot in Tech Trends

What’s Hot (and Not) – All You Need To Know About Tech Trends   There are many ways to get a pulse on the startup scene to see what is trending. For example, one could look at the sub-sectors getting the most money from venture capitalists (vc). The more deals and money hitting a sub-sector, the more it could be …

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The ‘Crypto Valley’


Exactly 4 months ago, bitcoin developer Mike Hearn, wrote a post on Medium that rocked the community of people who believe in the future of the digital currency and its technology. Bitcoin, he wrote, has failed. “It has failed because the community has failed.. Worse still, the network is on the brink of technical collapse.” The post led to screaming headlines about …

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