Tag: bitcoin

Blockchain and Gaming – Why Software Development Isn’t Going Out of Fashion Anytime Soon

As with all technological advancements, there are some that get left behind. In the world of Blockchain, the need for traditional financial infrastructure is slowly disappearing. This disruptive technology, a phrase coined by Clay Christensen in The Innovator’s Dilemma, is slowly paving the way for the future. The financial world is not the only one to […]

Cryptocurrency for Dummies: Bitcoin and Beyond

Bitcoin created a lot of buzz on the Internet. It was ridiculed, it was attacked, and eventually it was accepted and became a part of our lives. However, Bitcoin is not alone. At this moment, there are over 700 AltCoinimplementations, which use similar principles of CryptoCurrency. So, what do you need to create something like […]

Blockchain Technology Explained: Powering Bitcoin

Microsoft recently became the latest big name to officially associate with Bitcoin, the decentralized virtual currency. However, the Redmond company did not go all out, and will only support bitcoin payments on certain content platforms, making up a tiny fraction of its business. What’s The Big Deal With Bitcoin? Like most good stories, the bitcoin […]

Physical Bitcoins: Finding a Replacement for Cash

One of the main hiccups for Bitcoin, especially when it comes to the older generation, is that you can’t really hold bitcoins in your hand. This is technically not true since paper wallets already exist, but there is definitely room for improvement in this department. Physical bitcoin wallets are in the works from companies such […]