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What is cryptocurrency – explain like I`m eleven

Welcome to the gen-next world of financial evolution driven by cryptocurrencies.The nаturаl metamorphosis оf mоnеу аnd сurrеnсу іѕ аlrеаdу hеrе аnd nothing саn ѕtор іt. Itѕ perpetual, self-driven, just lіkе thе аrrіvаl оf thе іntеrnеt. Unless you live under a...

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What is blockchain?

Understanding the blockchain revolution Blockchain is the next frontier in emerging technology, and smart businesses all across Australia are keen to adopt it. But at the same time, it’s often not fully understood. So let’s look at what blockchain actually...

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What is Algorand and how does it aim to create a borderless economy

We live in an era where information is majorly free and not bound by any border. Unfortunately, the same cannot be said about our finances. Many of us have the knowledge and the capabilities to handle our assets and financial...

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What is DeFi and how does it aim to change the financial architecture of the world?

The centralized financial architecture has been causing a lot of trouble for quite some time. After blockchain arrived in the market in the form of cryptocurrencies, it demonstrated the potential of completely disrupting the finance system, which also kept it...

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How Blockchain Will Shake Up the Financial World

“Change is the only constant in life” -Heraclitus, Greek philosopher If you have been following events from around the globe, there is a very good chance that you have heard about blockchain technology. Even though it started its journey to...

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How blockchain can change healthcare and life science for the better

The first thing that comes to mind when we talk about blockchain technology is cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and the like. While they sure have completely metamorphosed the world of finance, the technology itself goes far beyond just replacing money....

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What is an STO and How Will it Impact Businesses?

When ICOs (initial coin offerings) became a more mainstream method of investing in blockchain startups in 2014, we saw a huge step in the world of cryptocurrency financing. However, the ICO funding model required low entry barriers which paved the...

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What are the Differences Between ICO and STO?

Blockchain technologies continue to present innovative opportunities for the finance industry, thanks to decentralised finance (DeFi) and modern crowdfunding solutions that revolutionise how investors earn money on new projects. If you’ve followed the cryptocurrency space for the last few years,...

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Permissioned Vs Permissionless Blockchains: What’s the Difference?

Blockchain has already proved itself a transformative technology for a large number of industries, enabling both public and private entities to implement new services that provide improved ways of processing transactions. If you’re in the research stages of starting a...

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What You Need to Know About Decentralised Finance (DeFi)

Blockchain is transforming the property market and finance sector. Thanks to the technology’s affordances such as enhanced security, increased speed and better data recording, it’s been hailed by some experts as “the future of finance”. But when it comes to...

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Why Bitcoin matters more than Blockchain

It is safe to say that everyone is fully aware about how innovative and productive Blockchain is at keeping data and information secure, managing transactions and smart contracts efficiently and effectively without any third party interference and so much more....

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The benefits of Blockchain smart contracts and it’s aims

What is a Blockchain Australia smart contract? In layman's terms is a digital contract. However, looking deeper into Blockchain smart contracts, the ultimate definition of what a smart contract is a direct digital contract between two parties that cements any...

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Self-Sovereign Identity, Zero-Knowledge Proofs & the Future of Data

In our ever-evolving intelligence era, data is increasingly the new form of currency. Intelligence enterprise has been centred around using data to automate and simplify processes but is now also emerging as a profitable way to advertise and target consumers....

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How Blockchain Technology Is Set To Transform Property Investment

Real estate remains the most prominent form of investment and as such plays a significant role in the global economy. In a climate where the Australian housing bubble is set to collapse, interest rates are rising and there is a...

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Industries That Blockchain Technology Is Disrupting

Blockchain is redefining the way we trade, exchange and conceptualise currency. It's also having a revolutionary effect on supply chains and retailers who are leveraging the technology to drive growth and functionality. It's estimated that blockchain technology could be used...

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How Blockchain Can Improve The Internet

The internet is an ever growing platform that encompasses every part of our daily life. Between our personal lives and our working lives, the internet makes up a great deal of how we communicate, market, campaign and manage ourselves, brands...

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Why Blockchain Will Make Musicians Happier?

One of the most exciting rifts Blockchain technology poses for the creative world is the emerging potential for it to revolutionise how musicians are paid and receive the fairer payment for their creative contributions. It’s no secret that the evolution...

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What Could a Blockchain Investment Look Like in 2019?

We already know that the gravitation toward blockchain tech is packing a considerable punch. Or pull. Whichever way you look at it, entrepreneurs of the modern age would have to be kidding themselves if they didn’t think Blockchain tech offered...

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Scaling Back Bitcoin Energy Consumption-The Current Approach

Having recently tipped a decade since conception, Bitcoin continues to prove itself to be the technology to redefine business as we know it. Considering the technology used to drive Bitcoin needs no intermediaries to make, receive and run payment, the...

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Are We Ready for Blockchain to Drive Our Energy Sector?

To reiterate, P2P energy trading is a new and improved solution- just a decade after Blockchain tech took us by hold, mind you- to fairer consumption of energy and energy distribution. Instead of energy remaining purchasable from a multinational organisation,...

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Will Blockchain Tech Restitch Human Data Tapestries?

It’s less of a secret now that our data is commonly swiped by multinational giants in order to improve their progressive wallop- and it’s often at our expense. This infuriating loophole means that we’re often subject to a whole host...

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Will Blockchain Resolve Centrelink Disbursement Bugs?

Blockchain tech looks set to be explored by the Australian Government- namely the digital division responsible for delivering welfare payments across the country. To Australians requiring financial support, the delivery of blockchain technology may resolve some of the systems most...

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Is Blockchain the Key to Minimising Risky Outbreaks?

The World Health Organisation (WHO) was the main source of information on any updates made available about the threats posed by the Ebola outbreak when it hit in 2014. Alongside the Centers for Disease Control, (CDC) health professionals all but...

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Blockchain: Alleviating Humanitarian Crisis?

When we think about businesses that Blockchain technology will reform, we probably think about energy sourcing, supply and demand, maybe polling booth security. A refugee camp based in the Jordanian desert probably wouldn’t register so much of a thought. Even...

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Blockchain Tech Will Make You Fall in Love With Your Insurance Company. Here’s Why

Hands up if you feel like understanding blockchain tech is less fun than slamming your fingers in a drawer? (We’d expect to see a solid show of bandaged hands.) The reality is, the complicated tech that makes blockchain and bitcoin...

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Smart Contracts Are Set To Shake Up The Major Sectors. Here’s Why

In its relative infancy, you might have found it difficult to source information about Blockchain that separates it from cryptocurrency- and while the two are historically enmeshed, they can and should be separated, especially when we discuss the giant blockchain-based...

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The internet is an ever-growing platform that encompasses every part of our daily life. Blockchain is playing a huge role in transforming it.

Ralph Kalsi

Founder and CEO, Blockchain Australia ™