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Do We Need Blockchain Banking?

In 2017, Harvard Business Review predicted blockchains will have the same effect on the financial industry as the internet had on the media. That’s a bold statement and one which is proving more probable each day. Twenty years ago, most major media companies ignored the internet. Later, they scoffed at it, seeing it as a passing fad…. View Article

The Benefits of Transparency: How Bitcoin & Blockchains Could Change The World

Like most people, you probably have a lot of unanswered (or unanswerable) questions about the financial system. How do we set the price of gold if we don’t know how big the supply is? What’s the point of saving money for the future when inflation will devalue it with each passing year? Why are we… View Article

From Geek to Bitcoin Millionaire

Being a geek or just loving technology isn’t always a bad thing, you can end up becoming a millionaire. This is a compilation of known Bitcoin millionaires, going from geek to millionaire is no longer a dream. You just need to be in the right place, right time and be open to explore; but also… View Article

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SegWit2x, BIP148, and Wirex’s Contingency Plan

For the better part of two years now, the Bitcoin community has been embroiled in an increasingly bitter civil war over how best to scale the Bitcoin network. The crux of the debate primarily revolves around Bitcoin’s current 1 MB block size limit, where each block in the Bitcoin blockchain, created at an average rate… View Article

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What Andreas Antonopoulos Said About Bitcoin and Blockchain

On 22 February 2017, we had the opportunity to see Andreas Antonopoulos – the popular Bitcoin evangelist and author of ‘Mastering Bitcoin’ and ‘The Internet of Money’ – in action. He was on a South-East Asia tour and made a stop in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to speak about bitcoin, blockchain, and cryptocurrencies.