How do Smart Contracts Work?

What is a Smart Contract? A smart contract can be described as a protocol based on a computer code that is intended to digitally facilitate, verify and/or enforce the negotiation or performance of a contract on the parties to the transaction. Transactions that take place via smart contracts are trackable, irreversible and enforceable without the... Continue Reading →

Everything you need to know about Stellar Lumens

Problems with the SWIFT Network It is estimated that international transactions between financial institutions amount to billions of dollars annually. These massive inter-bank transactions often represent the bedrock on which the entire financial system and the economy are built, and primarily take place on the SWIFT network. Now while the SWIFT network is deemed efficient... Continue Reading →

How to find out if a Company is just Leveraging the Blockchain Hype?

Since the bitcoin boom, cryptocurrencies have taken the world by storm. Soaring valuations, increasing trading volumes and widespread news has caused an unprecedented level of investment and speculation alike in the crypto space. However, despite the numerous potential attributes of the blockchain protocol, many cryptocurrencies and blockchain based companies have become synonymous with fraud in... Continue Reading →

Why You Should Care About Data Privacy

It has now been a year since the Equifax scandal, where hackers breached the financial data of over 140 million citizens. While the dust has barely settled, people have already forgotten about the incident and are taking less and less precautionary measures to secure their data. The question often asked by these individuals when chided... Continue Reading →

How can blockchain disrupt the insurance industry

Technological advances in the 21st century have transformed global industries on an unprecedented level, causing the rise and fall of many large corporations. However, this disruption has not extended to the multi-trillion dollar insurance business, which has more or less stagnated. While there have been minor changes recently, most of these are negligible and only... Continue Reading →

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