The Future of Retail: Identity, Payments, & User Experience

Read the originally posted article at civic.com The retail industry has had one of the most inconsistent recoveries since the Great Recession of 2008. Until recently, annual retail sales growth was sluggish as Americans pulled back on spending. However, the National Retail Federation (NRF) announced the strongest growth in retail holiday sales in 12 years at the end of 2017. Over … Continue reading “The Future of Retail: Identity, Payments, & User Experience”

MASTERCARD VS. VISA: BLOCKCHAIN PROJECTS

Read the originally posted article at mintdice.com There has been a lot of buzz surrounding cryptocurrency and blockchain, mostly due to the potential high sums of money that can be made in the industry. Recently, though, a lot of that attention has shifted to the blockchain applications of this technology across other industries. Niches have emerged around this shift, including blockchain solutions providers, Initial … Continue reading “MASTERCARD VS. VISA: BLOCKCHAIN PROJECTS”

BLOCKCHAIN STARTUPS TO WATCH IN 2019

Read the originally posted article at mintdice.com In 2018, the blockchain landscape was a mix of negative and positive events that were in equal parts hectic, eye-opening and indicative of future developments within the digital currency industry. From the beginning of the year, corporations, venture capitalists, investors, and regulators were locked in a mash of uncertainty. While some would take the year in … Continue reading “BLOCKCHAIN STARTUPS TO WATCH IN 2019”

Bitcoin is Dead?

Really again!? ( https://99bitcoins.com/bitcoin-obituaries/ ) Bitcoin is dead.. It has been said over and over again that Bitcoin is dead as you can see from the tracked bitcoin obituaries. People constantly toting Bitcoin is a scam, and the blockchain is a fad. The reality is that those statements are false or still unknown at this point, Blockchain technology solves many … Continue reading “Bitcoin is Dead?”

TOP BITCOIN FAUCETS

Read the originally posted article at mintdice.com Bitcoin adoption is something that is continuously talked about due to the need to sustain the growing world of cryptocurrency. Developers and other users within the space are becoming increasingly creative with their crypto-centered applications, aimed at fostering adoption. However, where those outside the industry are concerned, incentives matter the most. The crypto community has had … Continue reading “TOP BITCOIN FAUCETS”

WILL RIPPLE XRP SURPASS BITCOIN IN 2019

Read the originally posted article at mintdice.com Ripple (XRP) is indeed one cryptocurrency that has gained momentum within the space over the past few years. Due to its products, xRapid and xCurrent, the platform is gradually increasing the attention of global banks, exchanges, and financial institutions. Although the idea of mass adoption of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum may seem a little shaky due to the dismal … Continue reading “WILL RIPPLE XRP SURPASS BITCOIN IN 2019”

A GUIDE: RIPPLE VS. BITCOIN

Read the originally posted article at mintdice.com When anyone hears the word “cryptocurrency,” what most likely comes to mind is Bitcoin. Over the years and through many great ups and terrible downs, the pioneer digital currency has become the most popularly used one among the bunch. With a market capitalization over $60 billion and a price that has shown relatively less … Continue reading “A GUIDE: RIPPLE VS. BITCOIN”

BEST CRYPTOCURRENCY TO MINE IN 2019

Read the originally posted article at mintdice.com Cryptocurrency mining is a decentralized way to issue and distribute new cryptocurrency while protecting ablockchain network from malicious activity. On systems like Bitcoin that use a Proof-of-Work consensus, mining involves confirming user transactions. In turn, miners are rewarded with a preset amount of digital currency. Mining equipment ranges from central processing units (CPUs) to graphics processing units (GPUs), … Continue reading “BEST CRYPTOCURRENCY TO MINE IN 2019”

Facebook Targets Indian Money Transfer Market Using Crypto

Read the originally posted article at Coincentral.com BY: ELIZABETH GAIL Facebook is reportedly working on a cryptocurrency money transfer application that will be integrated into WhatsApp. The service, which is set to be launched in India upon approval, will apparently target the remittances market. According to Bloomberg, WhatsApp is developing a stablecoin for the project, and its value will be pinned to that of … Continue reading “Facebook Targets Indian Money Transfer Market Using Crypto”

Cryptocurrencies are here to stay

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies is not something you should invest heavily into, because it is highly speculative commodity/asset. Whatever you want to call it, trash or the future. Its a interesting concept and one that will change the world. The blockchain technology will change many industries, especially the financial industries. That’s already a given at the pace its been adopted. But … Continue reading “Cryptocurrencies are here to stay”