IOTA: Promising or Polarizing?

The Internet of Things IoT stands for “The Internet of Things” and entails everything that is connected to the internet, but more broadly, it also signifies the communication between devices or machine-to-machine interaction. Early Iterations Ever since the industrial revolution, humans have largely reduced dependencies on labor-intensive modes of production by the use of machines... Continue Reading →

Tether: The least transparent or customer-centric Stablecoin

Stablecoins Blockchain technology and cryptocurrency set the stage for massive disruption in banking and finance by providing an efficient and improved payments system which is said to be secure, transparent and fast with decentralization being the forefront - the absence of middlemen or regulatory authorities in the network. However, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are digital... Continue Reading →

The Reality of Petro in Venezuela

When President Nicholas Maduro announced the launch of ‘Petro’, a new cryptocurrency in December 2017, Venezuelans and crypto fans, alike, rejoiced. According to the government, the coin was meant to supplement the Bolivar as well as help the nation overcome sanctions imposed both by the US and the EU. Further, details emerged that the coin... Continue Reading →

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