Tag - cryptocurrencies

DeFi

What Is Decentralized Finance? And Why Is It Important.

Many experts believe the world would be a better place if money was decentralized, and that's exactly what we're seeing with most cryptocurrency(crypto). Using cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Etherium etc. removes the need to depend on a single party, bank, government in other to send or receive money. It's completely done on a peer to peer...

Kidnappers Accepting Bitcoin

Kidnappers Now Requesting For Bitcoin in Nigeria

Bitcoin transactions are pseudonymous, meaning that you don't need any personal data to send or receive Bitcoin. You only need a Bitcoin address, which is often a 21 letter alphanumeric phrase. Sample Bitcoin Address Nevertheless, the identity of the sender and receiver of crypto transaction can still be traced, especially if they're using a third-party platform...

Balance

Why We Need A Naira Stablecoin In Nigeria

We've all seen the success of stablecoins like Tether(USDT), TrueUSD(TUSD), USD Coin(USDC) etc. in both transaction and investment purposes. So why do you think we need a similar stable coin in Nigeria? Here is the reason below👇: A stablecoin pegged to the local national currency, that has zero counter-party risk (in the case of a...

Bitcoin price

The Evolution of Money: Bitcoin and Digital Currencies

I recently came across an article on why Bitcoin and Digital Currencies are important. The article explains why they would continue to increase in price but first you must understand the evolution of money. Keep reading, I hope you enjoy the article below👇. EVOLUTION: Nobody knows the true origin of money. Was it barter? Was it some...

JPMorgan CEO

Crypto Projects Pose No Threat to Banking System Says JPMorgan Chase CEO

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon said that he does not think that cryptocurrency projects pose an existential threat to JPMorgan's core business. During an interview with Yahoo Finance on June 27, Dimon discussed crypto’s potential impact on the existing banking system: "We move $6 trillion a day around the world. It is very cheap, very secure,...

Bitcoin will continue to rise

Veteran Trader Said Bitcoin Will Continue to Grow but Altcoins Won’t

Writing on social media, Brandt, who has become a vocal source on cryptocurrency prices, said that unlike the previous bull market cycle in 2017, bitcoin’s gains would not have a knock-on effect elsewhere. He summarized: “Cryptomaniancs expect alts to do so again - they may be very disappointed.” Brandt made the comments as BTC/USD bounced off its local...

Peter Mallouk Says “Don’t Buy Bitcoin, It will Fail and Collapse”

As usual in the global market, there will always be supporters and non-supporters, winners and loosers, bull or bear sentiment etc. So in today's article, I want to share with you the viewpoint of a well respected investment manager who doesn't believe in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. According to Peter Mallouk, the President and CIO of...

Watch “Amazing Interview With A Crypto Newbie!” on YouTube

I had the opportunity to interview a cryptocurrency newbie at the just concluded BlockTech Women Conference. The kind of questions asked by the comedian Talkamfinish gave me insight into what every Crypto Newbies thinks about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Watch the full video above, and endeavor to share your thoughts in the comments box below👇. For the...

The Impact of Bitcoin on Developing Countries like Nigeria (Andreas Antonopoulos)

In this short video, Andreas Antonopoulos highlighted the key impact of Bitcoin on developing countries like Nigeria and Kenya. He succinctly explained his point with very simple examples, and I believe this will add to your vast understanding of Bitcoin and some other cryptocurrencies. Kindly watch the video and drop your opinions in the comment box...

Blockchain Seminar in Ibadan

Update: Ibadan Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Conference

Theme: Understanding Blockchain Technology, Assets and Maximizing Cryptocurrencies in the 21st century. The conference is intended to enlighten OVER 7000 AUDIENCE on BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY, which is set to disrupt and change the order of doing things in Finance, Governance, Voting, Real estate, Transportation, Artificial Intelligence etc. Click here to learn how Nigerians can make more money...