Science and Technology : Congressman Calls To Ban U.S. Dollar In Response To Plea For Bitcoin Ban

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    Blockchain Applications in Banking


    https://blog.goodaudience.com/blockchain-applications-in-banking-fbbcdac3ed67

    Blockchain Applications in Banking – Good Audience

    Blockchain has proven to have applications that financial sector, including banks, saw as very interesting .
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    ...Many crypto enthusiasts thought of blockchain as a complete substitute for banking and middleman in payment systems. Cryptocurrencies, according to many, have the main goal of kicking out banks as intermediaries as it will provide a decentralized peer-to-peer system where fees are low, transfers are fast, and security is top notch.

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    Business adviser and project manager fascinated by how new technologies, like blockchain and AI, revolutionize economy and create new business models.





     
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    Walmart will use blockchain to ensure the safety of leafy greens
    You could scan a bag of lettuce to trace its origins

    https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/24/walmart-blockchain-leafy-green-tracking/?yptr=yahoo

    Walmart will use blockchain to ensure the safety of leafy greens

    Walmart is anxious about the safety of its food following bacterial outbreaks for lettuce and other food, and it's hoping technology will set shoppers' minds at...
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    ...It's telling its leafy green suppliers to use a blockchain system (designed with IBM's help) to track the shipments of their produce. The secure, distributed ledger will help trace the vegetables' path from the farm to the store, revealing the source of any potential outbreak in seconds instead of days.

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    ...If 46% of ICOs of 2017 have already failed, what does that say for the number of ICO scams?



     
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    The global cryptoasset market has been nothing short of eventful in the past week. What was looking like an all-out Armageddon in the collapse Ethereum seems to have at least stabilized in the near term...



     
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    Choosing your cryptocurrency: what should you buy right now?


    https://finance.yahoo.com/news/choosing-cryptocurrency-buy-right-now-175436202.html

    Choosing your cryptocurrency: what should you buy right now?

    With cryptocurrencies becoming more visible, more investors are looking to get in on the action. But which do you choose?
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    ...So when faced with the top three cryptocurrencies, bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH) and XRP (Ripple), which should potential crypto investors buy into? The answer is in how much risk you can tolerate, and the kind of risk you’re willing to take.

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    Artificial Intelligence + Blockchain = Passive Income (Forever?)



    https://hackernoon.com/artificial-intelligence-blockchain-passive-income-forever-edad8c27844e
    The benefits of artificial intelligence are no longer limited to high-profile corporations, movie supervillains, and programmers performing fruitless experiments. What was once science fiction has now finally become reality, and when paired with blockchain technology it is no surprise that AI is making leaps and bounds...

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    Don’t Invest in ICOs

    Ask yourself if it needs to be on a Blockchain


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    ...It is still early days but if 80–90% of these and subsequent ICO’s go bust like few experts are predicting, it could be possible that collectively the ICO may go down in history as the biggest scam the world will ever see.

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    Wei Ly
    Exploring Use Cases for the mass adoption of Blockchain technology. Co Founder of Whalefolio.com


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    The biggest Ponzi scheme ever was conducted by Bernie Madoff with an estimated loss of $20 Billion to 4,800 investors






     
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    ...Over 800 cryptocurrencies are now dead and worth less than one cent, this as Bitcoin prices are hovering around the $6,500 mark. While the total number of altcoins keeps rising, the market for ICOs has changed somewhat in the last six months where Bitcoin’s price has decreased by 70%.



     
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    How a Ugandan prince and a crypto startup are planning an African revolution
    What if blockchain turned out to be just what emerging economies were after?


    https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/01/h...re-planning-an-african-revolution/?yptr=yahoo

    How a Ugandan prince and a crypto startup are planning an African revolution

    Crypto and blockchain enthusiasts have been railing for years against the centralized world of banks, but many have been doing so from the privileged vantage point of developed countries. But what if blockchain technology turned out to be most...
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    ...most revolutionary in emerging economies?

    Take Africa for instance, consumers in those countries became so frustrated with the banking fees imposed on their transactions every time they wanted to merely top up their mobile airtime, that airtime minutes alone actually became a form of money.



    Mike Butcher@mikebutcher / 9 hours ago

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    For the founder of CPEM is Prince Kudra Kalema of the Bugandan Kingdom (a Ugandan royal family), whose ancestry goes back to at least the 14th century.







     
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