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Why Bitcoin Matters to Millennials

Reading Time: 8 minutes by guest columnist Mark Helfman I had conceived of this article as a Ted talk. Maybe one day, if I’m lucky. For now, I’m publishing it here. It’s something that I’ve been thinking about for a while and I feel compelled to put it out there. Somebody needs to say […]

Why Women Need Blockchain

Reading Time: 4 minutes I’d like to start this article with the punchline. I feel it’s much more important to tell you the why of the title without you having to wait until the end for the joke. And it goes like this: If the Lehman Brothers had been the Lehman Sisters then we […]

As Australia Economy Staggers under COVID-19, Aussie Agency says Brands have Grown through Pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes By guest columnist Justin Roberti Australia released its first economic update since the COVID-19 outbreak — and the news is predictably bad. Thursday’s update shows a deficit of $85.8 billion is estimated for the 2019–20 financial year. The deficit in the current financial year is estimated to be more than twice […]

11 Tips Protect Yourself When Buying Crypto

Reading Time: 5 minutes BY GUEST COLUMNIST JUSTIN ROBERTI 11 Tips from an Exchange Insider to Protect Yourself When Buying Crypto More than halfway through 2020, virtually everyone has experienced significant changes in both personal life and in business. More than 40 million people have filed for unemployment in the US and people worldwide […]

Crypto Tokens: A tool for the unification

Reading Time: 7 minutes by GUEST COLUMNIST Mary Schwartz of CoinIMP Recently a congressman from Arizona, U.S, representative Paul Gosar said that “Cryptocurrencies offer a way for forgotten and oppressed people to participate in the global economy”. He also expressed his personal interest in working towards the U.S remaining as an important piece in […]

Top 5 Best Stablecoins of 2020

Reading Time: 4 minutes BY GUEST COLUMNIST MARY ANN CALLAHAN Top 5 Best Stablecoins of 2020 Stablecoins are becoming more and more popular. The idea of a cryptocurrency without the chronic instability of BTC price is very appealing to many. But there are many stablecoins to choose from now, and it’s important to pick […]

The Future of Digital Banking

Reading Time: 3 minutes BY GUEST COLUMNIST MRU PATEL Chairman and Co Founder of http://www.betra.eu/ In 2017, I re-entered the cryptocurrency and blockchain market after intensive research. One of the main reasons I got dragged back to my core educational technology background was due to losses from the last financial crisis in the property sector, where […]

ArchAgenda Curates Liberland Design Competition 2020 – A Global Design Competition for the 21st Century Micronation

Reading Time: 3 minutes By GUEST COLOMNIST Mitchell Mahaffey Global design and architectural minds will soon compete to build the most efficient and livable version of The Free Republic of Liberland. Just over five years ago, The Free Republic of Liberland was proclaimed as a libertarian utopian micronation, situated on disputed land between Croatia […]

Weekly COVID-19 Economy Update – inaugural post- March 16-22, 2020 takes Ireland as a focus for this struggle

Reading Time: 5 minutes by GUEST COLUMNIST Marc Coleman Fear, like viral infection, can have devastating consequences. Having seen as an author and Economics Editor during the last crisis how sensationalist and headline grabbing commentary made a bad situation worse, I am convinced that the sooner we establish a regular monitoring, analysis and response […]

Determinism: The philosophy of Blockchain

Reading Time: 3 minutes BY GUEST COLUMNIST Fernando Sanchez ‘There are but few important events in the affairs of men brought about by their own choice‘ – Ulysses Grant. Few people, if any, would mention the words blockchain and philosophy in the same sentence. Up to recently, the public at large regarded blockchain as […]

Blockchain in Africa

Reading Time: 3 minutes GUEST POST by Paul Scott Managing Director at P2 Digital Holdings & Co-Founder at eXtendIT, Xigital & P2DH. Non-Executive Chairman at Whrrl Paul will return next month to talk about some of the solutions offered by blockchain. While Blockchain adoption in Africa is incredibly slow and lags the world by […]

Emerald: the journey from Electrification to a Digital Trust Framework for the Island of Ireland

Reading Time: 9 minutes GUEST POST Barry Ryan, Chief Architect, Europe at Canada Life / Irish Life  TL;DR We’re going to change Ireland by making it the first country in the world where digital credentials are routinely issued and accepted in important everyday interactions. This article is either going to elicit a ‘so what?’ […]