Tag: Bitcoin

China Calls Bitcoin a ‘Safe-Haven Asset’ as Global Tensions Rise

A recent report from China indicates the government’s outlook on crypto could be evolving as geopolitical tensions continue to boil. Xinhua News Agency, China’s state-run press agency, published analysis on Tuesday stating that Bitcoin displays the attributes of a “safe-haven asset.” “Since the beginning of this year, due to multiple […]

How does cryptocurrency help marginalized communities in having a global reach?

Emigrants working abroad send an approximate 500 billion usd to their families in their home countries but the process of sending money can be extremely expensive, and often, targeting the most marginalized and needy of our society.  Blockchain can also improve humanitarian services, in ensuring the donations are headed straight […]

Is traveling with the assistance of blockchain technology a viable option?

Traveling across countries just became a whole lot easier with the introduction of the pilot program called the Known Traveler Digital Identity (KTDI). This gives travelers the facility of paperless travel with their data being stored in a chip which is made secure by encryption. The encrypted data will be […]

Bitcoin and Crypto has Threatened the Government All Over the World.

In a recent interview, the New York Times bestselling author of The Accidental Billionaires, Ben Mezrich said the Cryptos are challenging the World Government as they can’t Regulate them. Referencing Facebook’s recently announced stable currency, dubbed ‘Libra’, he said “This is terrifying for governments more than for banks. This is […]