Reading Time: 2 minutes “I reckon Libertarianism is largely misunderstood. Let me explain. I am a venture capitalist and that is all about the free market. It is about helping people innovate and improve their business and giving them the capital to do it. “Whereas traditional banking is very bureaucratic. There are set rules […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes “Judgement – it’s more important than age, experience or any other talent.” William learnt at a young age what it meant to be an entrepreneur. His mother migrated to the States from Ireland while still a teenager. In those days she did not have any legal papers and nor did […]
Reading Time: < 1 minute WAX introduced a mainstream audience to the blockchain this week. These Garbage Pail Kids (GPK) collectibles were sold out in under 28 hours! A massive success and a step towards the future of integrating mainstream collectors and gamers to blockchain. · WAX launched on May 12th and by May 13th morning it was […]
Reading Time: < 1 minute BY SAM BROOKS LOGLINE: Bored out of his mind during the COVID-19 quarantine, a student documentarian embarks on a project to interview (remotely) his best friends to see how they’re staying “safer at home” SOCIAL DISTANCING: In order to observe local and worldwide social distancing mandates, all episodes were recorded […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes We all know the story of the two people looking at the same job advertisement. The man eyes up the spec and reckons he has at least 70% of the skills needed and whoops whoops off to apply. The woman sees she is missing 30% of the competencies needed and […]
Reading Time: 5 minutes BY GUEST COLUMNIST TEANA BAKER TAYLOR From pop culture icons to industry behemoths, crypto is indeed gaining momentum. Last week, many on crypto Twitter were surprised to see a post from JK Rowling responding to one of crypto’s renowned reporters, Leigh Cuen, with a question: “I don’t understand bitcoin. Please […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes In January 2011, according to his linkedin, Andreas Antonopoulos became the owner at himself. It was around this time he realised that Bitcoin was going to the most important thing in his life and in the world around him. Once he read the whitepaper he was hooked. He subsequently spent […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes David Harney is a lifer at Irish Life, literally. He joined the company at 17 and has stayed ever since. I joke he joined the mail room but in fact he joined via the actuary apprentice scheme. His rise has been of the meteorite-quality and in 2007 he was made […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes BY GUEST COLUMNIST ALEX BAUSCH We live in a world that had been become ever more digital and globalized, despite the best efforts of from cyber and terrorists’ attacks and the contoured ‘sabre rattling’ from the world’s superpowers. However, in less than three months a virus has managed to, in […]
Reading Time: < 1 minute Shane Mccarthy is a blockchain and fine spirits entrepreneur who has managed to combine his passions with his most recent project. https://down-stream.io/ https://www.irelandcraftbeers.com/ Find out more: https://www.blockleaders.io/ Connect with us: Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/bloc… Telegram: https://t.me/blockleadersnews Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlockLeaders/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/blockleaders Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/blockleaders/
Reading Time: 2 minutes Michael Bacina, pronounced ba-cheena, discovered technology while a law student. A friend and he were working in a bookstore when an agitated man came in and ordered every kind of computing and programming book possible. When asked why he was buying these books, he said he was tired of paying […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes Alex is a man on a mission to ensure that everyone knows about tokenization. He was recently surprised when speaking with experts in related fields such as finance, government and banking that they have very little knowledge about token finance and associated cryptocurrencies. At the end of 2019 he met […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes Salah Zalatimo, CEO of Voice, the social media platform launched by Block.one in June 2019, has been on board since January 2020. The timing of his appointment is not accidental but will be instrumental in the next phase of the much-anticipated platform. Salah has an interesting background – in restaurants, […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes On Yavin, CEO of Cointelligence, is a well-known commenter on all things crypto and is even better known for his very public calling out of people, projects and institutions that he perceives as scammers. At its core, Cointelligence is a research and analysis firm that has evaluated more than 400 […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Griffith College DublinLike Page23 February at 18:11 · We’re delighted to announce the team at Griffith College City Centre will celebrate #InternationalWomensDay with an #EachforEqual seminar. Speakers on the evening include Jillian Godsil, Nadia Ramoutar and Marian Shanley. Register your place, here! Event Date: 4 March, 2020 We are delighted to invite you to join us at Griffith College […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Larry Doyle formally takes the reins as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Leaf Ireland in 2020 as the successful Belfast UK based managed services company expands into Ireland. Leaf already had several Ireland based customers but since Larry’s appointment it has seen a rapid acquisition of successful Republic based clients. […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Do we get to choose the inscription on our tombstone? One person I know for sure that succeeded in doing just that was the comedian Spike Milligan, author of the popular 1950s UK Goon Show. He famously wrote Dúirt mé leat go raibh mé breoite or I told you I was […]
Reading Time: < 1 minute As an educator Rossco has taught 1000s of people how to interact with crypto. He has taught them how to open a wallet, how to save a private key, and how to record a seed string offline. And yet, while people are naturally drawn to the world of cryptocurrencies and […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes by Ashling Costello, Blockchain and Privacy Lawyer GDPRdesigners.com Privacy is increasingly recognised as a key requirement in AI, IoT and blockchain technologies. It is one of the differentials employed by users to compare product and service providers: entities which can claim to be privacy compliant have a significant competitive advantage […]
Reading Time: 7 minutes Obsidian stone – a naturally occurring glass made from volcanic lava Cryptocurrency – a digital form of currency Idoneus – the premier digital currency for luxury assets For high net worth individuals, divesting out of luxury assets can be a real headache. For example, a beautiful villa with a large […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Minima: “Smarter than BTC. Harder than ETH.”“The Evolution will not be Centralised” Minima, a compact, scalable and secure cryptocurrency with the mantra ‘“The Evolution will not be Centralised”, announced today, is the world’s first truly decentralised Blockchain protocol that runs entirely on mobile phones. The brainchild of Founder and Chief […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Trust is the most important element in Freight Forwarding. With multiple organisations and dozens of people involved in the movement of goods from one part of the world to another, trust is needed to ensure a smooth transport. And yet, as an industry, there is very little trust inherent between the players. Instead, a huge amount of paperwork is required to maintain those relationships.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Blockchain marketing agency Zage recently conducted 102 interviews with leaders, founders, and investors in functioning blockchain projects and published the findings in a free report “Real World Applications of Blockchain Technology”.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Perianne Boring is a lobbyist and a self-proclaimed tom boy. She grew up in Lakeland, Florida and got her Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from the University of Florida in 2010 before moving to Washington D.C. to make a name for herself.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Our regular Wednesday Columnists here on Blockleaders.io Steve Good and Yuri Cataldo are very excited to announce that had just completed their first book on cryptocurrency called Be Left Behind.
Reading Time: < 1 minute On the EOS podcast this week we have Steve Grasso who has worked on the New York Stock Exchange and on behalf of some of the largest funds in the world. He is one of the leading gurus in the financial sector, enjoying broad popularity thanks to his regular appearances […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes As the cryptocurrency industry progresses on we experience the ebbs and flows of trends over the years. Analyzing the trends of exchanges, we notice: First generation exchanges like Mt Gox have come and gone, second generation exchanges like Huobi and Binance flourished in the crypto bull. Third generation exchanges like Fcoin have unique features like trade mining, growing rapidly but uncontrollably, eventually leading to a bubble burst. And right out of the crypto winter, we are experiencing the fourth generation of exchanges like MXC and BiKi taking on a new role in this era of 2019.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Steve Grasso has worked on the New York Stock Exchange and on behalf of some of the largest funds in the world. He is one of the leading gurus in the financial sector, enjoying broad popularity thanks to his regular appearances on CNBC.
Reading Time: 2 minutes #3 INFLUENTIAL WOMAN IN CRYPTO – AMBER BALDET
Reading Time: < 1 minute Today Steve and Yuri tackle the thorny issue of helping the unbanked. There is a lot of noise about this difficult issue so today the boys talk to two active proponents in this field – from Paxful and AirTM.