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A Beginner’s Guide to Request Network

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What Is the Request Network? The Request Network (Request for short) is an Ethereum-based, decentralized payment system in which anyone can request a payment and receive money in a secure way. It removes the need for trusted third parties to provide a cheaper and more secure payment solution that works with all global currencies. Request also integrates […]

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Blockchain and Construction

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When we think about industries set for disruption by blockchain, construction probably isn’t top of the list. After all, the traditional image of a building site seems far removed from crypto, coding, and hackathons. But there are potentially enormous benefits for putting blockchain and construction together. This article will round up some of the possible use […]

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The Biggest Crypto Programming Errors

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Blockchain programmers understand the importance of verifying their coding before making any permanent changes to their platform. Unfortunately, nobody’s perfect, and crypto programming errors can and do happen. When mistakes occur in the blockchain coding, it can affect a large part of the crypto community. One small crypto programming error can lead to millions in […]

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INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE LAUNCHES BAKKT ECOSYSTEM

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Digital Asset market is worth $270 billion now. Eyeing this massive opportunity, Intercontinental Exchange, the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), has launched the Bakkt ecosystem which will provide a marketplace for digital assets like cryptocurrencies. This ecosystem will be federally regulated to ensure full legal compliance. The Intercontinental Exchange has joined […]

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J.P. Morgan To Rely On Blockchain

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J.P. Morgan, the biggest of the top four U.S. banks is gearing towards heavy applications of blockchain technology. This is at odds with its CEO, Jamie Dimon’s stand on Bitcoin, which he has referred to as a fraud in the past. In fact, at an investors meeting in September 2017, Dimon compared Bitcoin cryptocurrency to […]

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A NEW SOCIAL WORLD

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In a digital world rife with data mismanagement at the personal expense of users, an increasingly social media-dominated social world, and the rapid contagion of fake news, many blockchain projects are aiming to offer up a solution to an alternative market of users seeking something different. Sapien is offering a Web 3.0 social news platform with […]

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Visa Vs Mastercard: Blockchain

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There has been a lot of buzz surrounding cryptocurrency and blockchain, mostly due to the potential high sums of money that can be made in the industry. Recently, though, a lot of that attention has shifted to the applications of this technology across other industries. Niches have emerged around this shift, including blockchain solutions providers, Initial Coin Offering […]

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Blockchain and Digital Advertising

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Blockchain in media and entertainment potentially changes the nature of digital advertising, but how can blockchain be applied to digital advertising, media, and entertainment? First, let’s debunk a common myth about marketing and advertising: that they’re the same. Advertising distinguishes itself from marketing in significant ways. Marketing comprises the overall strategy constructed of the many components a company […]

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What is Blockchain? Everything you need to know

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The first thing you get in your mind when you read about blockchain is chain of blocks… it is exactly the same thing but in more technical terms it is a list of transactions which form the blocks connected together cryptographically. Blockchain is an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transcations that can be programmed to record […]

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IBM USING STR COIN ON STELLAR BLOCKCHAIN?

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IBM recently announced that it has developed a blockchain platform for banks to facilitate rapid clearing and settlement of global payment transactions. According to Bridget Van Kralingen, senior vice president of IBM Industry Platforms, the corporate giant is currently working to provide new ways to carry out payments efficiently in real time, even in very remote areas around […]