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GMO Internet to Pay 4,000 Employees Using Bitcoin No Comments

A Japanese company has taken the bold step of opting to pay their employees using Bitcoin. GMO Internet is a firm dealing in web-related matters. These include finance, advertising, and internet infrastructure. In an effort to get more familiar with cryptocurrency, they're trialling its use as a payment method in a professional setting. Employees at GMO Internet can opt to have up to 100,000 ye...


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STYRAS ICO: A New Token That Will Allow You to Enjoy Affordable Internet Access Anywhere on the Planet, Just by Using Your Phone No Comments

HOW THE DREAM BEGAN: Our product arises from the necessity of staying connected, anywhere and everywhere we go. Styras was created to fulfill the neverending demand for better and more affordable Internet for all. WHAT IS STYRAS: The first decentralized mobile app based on Ethereum blockchain technology, which offers; Internet connection anywhere on the planet. Using smart contrac...


“Cloud with Me” Announces Cloud Token ICO, as It Works on Decentralized Cloud Solutions No Comments

The internet, which started as an internal network of the defense sector has grown into one of the basic necessities of today's life. As the revolutionary technology of yesteryears continued to progress, it gave rise to cloud computing. However, cloud computing has a lot of room for improvement, especially when it comes to the centralized network structure. It is where the decentralized ledger tec...


Decentralized Domain Marketplace Nametoken Announces Crowdsale No Comments

Thanks to internet's vital role in everyone's lives, websites and their domain names represent the identity of a person or entity. The increased importance of online presence has turned domain names market into a lucrative business. Many individuals and entities have started buying and selling domains to make huge profits out of the trade. However, such a market continues to remain unorganized to ...


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The Myopic View of Blockchain Technology is Affecting Innovation No Comments

Is there anything that blockchain technology can't do? The question is hard to answer as long as we don't change the way we perceive the distributed ledger technology. The blockchain technology is still in its nascent stages, but we fail to look at it with a fresh pair of eyes, says George Benner — Head of Digital Strategy at Droga5 Advertising Network. In an article on one of the websites, G...


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Can Bitcoin be the Perfect Tool for Online Gambling? No Comments

Since the beginning of the Internet, the gambling industry has always been an adopter of all new online technologies that have been coming around. However, for some time now, the online gambling industry has been dealing with heavy regulatory impositions all over the world and many companies tried to find out new ways of going pass those restrictions. It was in 2009, that Bitcoin was introduced...


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Russian Presidential Advisor: Bitcoin is a Virus No Comments

Russian government officials want to exert complete control over the Internet in the country, Although that will be quite the challenge, there are plans in motion to make the usage of currencies not issued by the central bank punishable by law, and the Russian watchdog has blocked access to various Bitcoin sites in the past. According to Presidential Advisor for Internet Development Klimenko, terr...


Coinbase Customers Can Soon Have Their Own Shift Card.

Coinbase Customers Can Soon Have Their Own Shift Card No Comments

Bitcoin debit cards combine the best of both traditional and digital currency systems. The ease of swiping the card at a PoS, as it has been done for decades is now combined with the advanced digital currency of this generation. Bitcoin debit cards are one way of paying for goods and services at any place with a PoS machine irrespective of whether they accept digital currency or not. Coinbase now ...


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InterPlanetary File System – File System for a Decentralized Internet? No Comments

Internet in its current form has been around for decades now. While the bandwidth has definitely increased and with rapid improvements in technology, data costs have gone down drastically. However, deep down the framework on the internet remains mostly unchanged. The increased dependence and familiarity of internet among individuals, organizations and governments has made it an irreplaceable piece...


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MegaNet — Kim Dotcom’s Decentralized Internet Powered by Smartphones 5 Comments

If  you been ardently following our news updates, then you would have come across an article published last week about CISA and how it is going to impact the privacy of individuals not just in the United States but across the world. FURTHER READING: Right to Privacy, What Is That? – CISA CISA is going to affect the privacy of most of the internet users across the world because of a simpl...


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