Popular Blockchain Consensus Mechanisms and How They Work

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In centralized systems, an administrator manages the database and decides what files to store and how to update them. The administrator can delegate this...
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A Simple Guide to Blockchain Forks

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As the adoption of blockchain grows, so does the need to understand the lexicon around it. A fork is a common blockchain technical term...
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Bitcoin Benefits from Australia’s Push to be Global FinTech Hub

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Starting 1 July 2017, Bitcoin use in Australia will no longer result in double taxation. The government announced the change in its 2017-18 budget...

Gig Economy: Could Blockchain Empower Workers?

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The global economy has relied on permanent employment as the main source of labor since the industrial revolution of the 19th century. Silicon Valley...

Cryptolockers: The Latest and Greatest Threat to You and Your Business

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What Is a Cryptolocker? A Cryptolocker is a high-level computer virus, usually circulated in the form of an attachment, disguised to look like an Auspost...
Blockchain Could Stop Third Most Lucrative Organized Crime

Blockchain Could Stop Third Most Lucrative Organized Crime

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While some media like to focus on Bitcoin's connection with dark markets, the technology could actually make legal markets more secure. For example, it...

Why Have Bitcoin Micro-Tipping Platforms Failed?

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Eight months after ChangeTip launched, Emin Gün Sirer wished it dead. He also asked us all to celebrate its demise when it happened. Sirer is...

Four Lessons to Learn From the Ethereum Hard Fork

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Someone exploited a code loophole on the Decentralized Anonymous Organization (DAO) and hijacked close to $50 million. It took an Ethereum hard fork to...

Public and Private Blockchains: There is A Place For Both

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Everyone is building a blockchain solution. Ok, not actually everyone. But many have fallen in love with the Bitcoin code; some are copying it, and...

Here are Answers to Questions You Might have on DAO

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As June 2016 got underway, there was a new attraction in the crypto space. And that was DAO (Decentralized Anonymous Organization). This entity had raised...