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Blockchain Solutions for the Internet of Things

A famous Tex Avery cartoon from 1949 depicts ‘The House of Tomorrow", where autonomous devices anticipate your needs and act on them with preternatural alacrity and competence. But, as in similar satires of the time, the gag ends up being that your so-called futuristic appliances just as often turn on each other and you, leading

By | 2018-05-17T15:34:45+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Categories: Blockchain 101|0 Comments

Blockchain Beyond Cryptocurrencies

Blockchain technology was born out of the quest for developing digital currencies without the need for a centralized authority. Bitcoin emerged in 2009 (proposed in 2008) as the first public blockchain, initially focusing on monetary transactions. Essentially, Bitcoin implements a state machine on top of a peer-to-peer network. This means that transactions cause the system

By | 2018-05-06T17:18:58+00:00 May 6th, 2018|Categories: Bitcoin, Blockchain 101, Ethereum, Featured|0 Comments

Where are my Bitcoins?

By now, most people have heard of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies and know that they are digital currencies. Many people also understand that there is no central authority, such as a bank, in charge of managing this. Instead, they will have heard of the Blockchain and how it stores money in a decentralized way. We have

Basics of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

Back in 2008, when Lehman Brothers failed the world, and recession hit the mankind at its worst, people not only lost their jobs, but also trust. Trust in banks, in government organizations and even in big companies who sold products or services claiming to be the best in the market. When Lehman Brothers put the

By | 2018-04-30T00:57:56+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Categories: Blockchain 101, Cryptocurrency|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies – An Introduction

The Nature of Money Once upon a time, people used to trade in items that were useful to them. For example, I could trade meat from my hunting kill for a stone knife that helped me prepare a meal. At some stage, people realized this could be abstracted by using items of some associated value,

By | 2018-05-17T13:28:32+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Categories: Blockchain 101|0 Comments

Insight into Blockchain Technology

Blockchain is a system which permits the maintenance of a single updated, valid and secured ledger among multiple connected computers. It is pertinent to know that blockchain technology gives room for a transparent, secure and eagle-speed transfer of digital goods from one person to another. Anytime a transaction takes place, the date, its source and

By | 2018-04-30T01:07:45+00:00 April 29th, 2018|Categories: Blockchain 101, Cryptocurrency|Tags: , |0 Comments