Cryptocurrencies

Towards a mass adoption of Ethereum with Status

Towards a mass adoption of Ethereum with Status

I have sat down with the COO of Status, Nabil Naghdy, to talk about mass adoption of Ethereum, Status contribution to it, and its use cases. What needs to be done to drive mass adoption of Ethereum? First of all, it should be said that there is already quite a…
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Crypto-UBI models: how Blockchain will decrease inequality

Crypto-UBI models: how Blockchain will decrease inequality

Basic Income, as explained in our previous UBI article, has significant potential to decrease inequality. However, there are several issues: it is expensive, and it is difficult to do a pilot project due to bureaucracy, which only exacerbates the problem of lack of definitive results. Thankfully, several projects across the…
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Easy explanation of Constantinople and the contentious Create2

Easy explanation of Constantinople and the contentious Create2

In this article we will shortly describe the upcoming Constantinople update, with the focus on Create2 – a contentious protocol that may have as many advantages as vulnerabilities. What is Constantinople? Constantinople is a hard fork, that is “a permanent divergence from the previous version of the blockchain”. As the…
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Basic Income and Blockchain part I: What is Universal Basic Income?

Basic Income and Blockchain part I: What is Universal Basic Income?

Increasing automation and the changing labour market are shifting the way working will function in the future. Full-time positions are decreasing, as more and more people choose (or are forced) to freelance jobs, while the developments in robotics and AI will mean more and more jobs will be done by…
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Prepare for the economy of the future with Blocser

Prepare for the economy of the future with Blocser

The economy is changing. More and more people move away from full-time positions and become independent workers, entering a so-called gig economy. And with Blocser, which offers a mobile peer-to-peer (P2P) marketplace solution, working as a freelancer has never been easier. If you’re not an independent worker, you might not…
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The state of Bitcoin SV after the BCH hash war

The state of Bitcoin SV after the BCH hash war

Introduction A week before the start of the CoinGeekWeek Conference (28th-30th November) I received an invitation to the event in London in my mailbox. I was happy to go and see how the project was doing especially since there had recently been a lot of drama involving the conference hosts.…
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Trading tips from eToro’s Elite Popular Investor

Trading tips from eToro’s Elite Popular Investor

The 29-year-old English trader Jay Edward Smith – also called Jay Nemesis – is quite impressive. In 2015 and 2016, he yielded a 40% and 75% profit respectively, without excessive drawdowns. In 2017, Jay Edward Smith has achieved a return of over 330%. These results have, among other things, given…
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Want to start crypto trading? Read these tips from a successful trader before you begin

Want to start crypto trading? Read these tips from a successful trader before you begin

How hard is it to start trading cryptocurrencies? Is it even possible to do it without any relevant background? How do I start? What should I know before I begin? You’ll find answers to these and more questions below. Beginnings of trading are always hard, especially if you’re completely new…
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Interview with Poseidon

Interview with Poseidon

Flashy Gordy interviews the CEO of Poseidon – Laszlo Giricz. By leveraging blockchain technology Poseidon (non-profit foundation) aims to decrease the carbon footprint of companies and governments.

Talking tokenization with Hans Henrik Hoffmeyer from Coinify

Talking tokenization with Hans Henrik Hoffmeyer from Coinify

In this article, we delve into the issues of tokenization with Hans Henrik Hoffmeyer, co-founder and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Coinify. Tokenization refers to the process of creating digital representations of assets (tangible, e.g. real estate, paintings, diplomas; intangible, e.g. carbon credit, copyright; or financial, e.g. stocks) on the…
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Interview with MakerDAO

Interview with MakerDAO

For our first podcast we have chosen one of the most interesting stablecoin projects around – MakerDAO (we have partly covered MakerDAO’s solution here). In this interview, MakerDAO’s CEO Rune Christensen shares the history of the company, current use cases, and Maker’s vision to become the backbone of the decentralised…
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MakerDAO – the backbone of the future economy?

MakerDAO – the backbone of the future economy?

MakerDAO is one of the most promising stablecoin projects (what is a stablecoin?) to date. Soon, their stablecoin token, Dai, will become the first multi-asset backed stablecoin in the world. In this interview, the CEO of MakerDAO, Rune Christensen, talks about tokenomics of MakerDAO, its use cases, future of the project,…
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Poseidon Foundation: environmental regeneration powered by Blockchain

Poseidon Foundation: environmental regeneration powered by Blockchain

The Poseidon Foundation is a nonprofit organization, which delivers solutions to fight climate change and the environmental impact by the traditional growth focused economy. It does this through a transparent and democratic blockchain solution used for data handling, micro payments facilitated by the cryptocurrency platform Stellar, and a range of…
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Interview with DQR

Interview with DQR

Great interview with the CEO of an amazing project. This time, Flashy Gordy interviews the CEO and co-founder of DQR. Learn about DQR, their competition, overall approach to business (might surprise you!), and tokenomics of the project. Want to know more about DQR? Check out our article here.

DQR: cryptocurrency research, education, trading, and much more!

DQR: cryptocurrency research, education, trading, and much more!

I had a talk with the CEO of DQR, Dr. Kristian Haehndel, at the Delta Summit. DQR, which stands for Digital Quantitative Research, is an extension of the Genesis Mining group, one of the largest mining providers in the world doing cloud mining on a large scale. DQR has been established…
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