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What is Bitcoin?

What is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin has been up and down in the last year but is a currency starting to come into the mainstream. A surge towards the end of 2017 was followed by a crash soon after - but many predict that it has long-term potential. As a technology though, cryptocurrencies are...

Jamaica Stock Exchange to Trade Crypto Assets

Jamaica Stock Exchange to Trade Crypto Assets

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) will soon be offering cryptocurrencies as tradeable assets for clients. The company said Tuesday that it had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with blockchain startup Blockstation for the creation of a new digital assets...

Demystifying the Blockchain

Demystifying the Blockchain

This is bonkers. A new so-called blockchain company is selling virtual real estate online with prices as high as $120,000 for a 10-meter by 10-meter piece of virtual land. You can buy a plot of virtual land in a virtual city, with certain neighborhoods costing more...

Cryptocurrencies Filling The Caribbean Banking Void

Cryptocurrencies Filling The Caribbean Banking Void

One of the largest crypto exchanges Bitfinex is heading to Puerto Rico. The Caribbean presents a unique advantage for cryptocurrencies, as a way to work around the biggest impediment to the space which is government regulation. How will the rise of cryptocurrencies...