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Blockchain search engines – Making the internet great again

Blockchain search engines – Making the internet great again

Data mining is huge business and is the reason the likes of Google and Facebook are billion-dollar giants.  Centralized systems by their very nature are flawed however, and this is clearly seen in regards to the money monopolies created, along with major issues toward privacy and security that these groups […]

I.C.O.s and 6 key evaluation points

I.C.O.s and 6 key evaluation points

Ever since the introduction of I.C.O.s took place, a frenzy of new projects has taken advantage of the biggest crowdfunding platform ever invented.  Initial Coin Offering or I.C.O.is the process in which new business start-ups raise funds to build their blockchain- based product or service.  Companies raised over 5.6 billion […]

gas vs gas

Gas vs Gas and why they’re different

When broadcasting transactions over a network, there needs to be a process that provides delivery from one user to the next.  Ethereum, NEO and others all have different approaches towards this and it’s quite different depending on their blockchain.  Ethereum uses Ether in the form of gas to facilitate smart […]

Innovators, bureaucrats, and the war on fiat

Innovators, bureaucrats, and the war on fiat

In the wake of permission-less data systems, and the attention placed on them, one of the main selling points offered is that they are allowing for freedom of choice to anyone with internet access. It is a special thing in that for the last few thousand years, there hasn’t been […]

Uncle Sam is cracking down on cryptocurrency

Uncle Sam is cracking down on cryptocurrency

The Internal Revenue Service has issued warnings to investors in crypto that they are closely monitoring cryptocurrency transactions, stating that individuals could be subject to auditing on capital gains from crypto related investments. Regulation has to take aim towards crypto exchange service providers as it is difficult to track cryptocurrency […]

The Legolas Exchange

The Legolas Exchange

Legolas project is set to launch their cryptocurrency exchange handling cryptocurrency and fiat assets in Q3 2018. A fairly new exchange, Legolas has already raised over 1500 BTC ($15 mln) during their private sale earlier in the start of January. The Legolas project is also partnering with the Makor group […]