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Blockchain moving past Hype into Reality

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While Cryptocurrencies constantly get bashed by the naysayers as the downward spiral in prices continues, the underlying blockchain technology has been employed by many as it  makes its mark across all sectors of the...
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Tech Trends in 2019 and Beyond

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To build a successful startup, you need 3T's: TAM, Team, and Timing.  This newsletter is about Timing - more specifically, the B2B tech trends (because I'm not a B2C person) that I'm predicting are...
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What is Blockcerts & how it issues verifiable blockchain records?

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After a lot of hype that engulfed the Blockchain arena, we are rolling over into a period where we see the DLT being implemented to solve some real world problems to provide efficiency, transparency...
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Difference between Big Data & The Internet of Things

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Here is the list of most educational content from my Tweets this week. Hope they provide some value to the readers. Follow me @fklivestolearn for more! Begin your journey of self discovery with an...
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The Rise of RegTech 2.0 – Moving to a new Era of Regulatory compliance

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The Global financial crisis of 2008 was not only the turning point in the evolution of Fintech as we have seen in the last decade but a game changer for the resulting financial regulations...
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Will Blockchain Trigger a Shakedown of the Global Financial System?

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The financial crash of 2008 demonstrated (to some) that large financial institutions need to be closely watched and strictly regulated. The meltdown, some believe, also demonstrated the need for an alternative to complex, abuse-prone...
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The year of FUD in Perspective on the 10th anniversary of Bitcoin’s genesis block

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Happy Birthday Bitcoin! It all started 10 years ago with the notorious Satoshi Nakamoto publishing the infamous white paper (Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System) in November 2008. This was the theoretical idea which went...
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Data Driven Statistics, Trends & Facts 2018

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The most challenging part for me personally when writing a blog is to find the relevant data driven statistics about that particular topic. Often it takes a considerable amount of time to figure out...
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Blockstream utilizing Space satellites to broadcast Bitcoin blockchain to the World population

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Blockstream is a blockchain firm which has been working for the mass adoption of the revolutionary technology since its launch by Samson Mow and Joseph Weinberg in 2017 after securing funding of more than...
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12 Days of Coinbase Marathon brings a Learn to Earn platform among other initiatives

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The premiere U.S based exchange has been a popular choice for Crypto trading & storage for millions with its presence in more than 190 countries of the World. Coinbase is one of the Top...
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A few Promising additions to the Blockchain Ecosystem

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Blockchain is evolving rapidly with new innovations being added on a daily basis. Just wanted to share some of the promising projects that I came across recently. So without further ado let's explore them. Chainalysis Compliance...
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A Guide to Major Cryptocurrency Indexes

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Most of us keep a track of the Cryptocurrencies by their price points. Popular sources like Coinmarketcap provide a detailed overview of not only the digital coins but the Crypto exchanges as well. The...
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All about Optherium – A highly scalable & Multi decentralized BaaS Platform

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Before you get confused let me clarify the term BaaS - Blockchain as a Service. It is pretty similar to the well-known & prevalent SaaS, PaaS & IaaS models. Similar to these models BaaS...
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Digitization of Sukuks & Blockchain adoption in the Middle East

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Let's start off with a little description of the investment tool called Sukuks. They have become a very popular form of alternative investment in the Muslim World since 2000, which is Sharia compliant (Islamic...
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Rootstock protocol will pave the way for a smarter Bitcoin

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The pioneer of the digital currencies, Bitcoin, has undoubtedly been the anchor of the whole Crypto movement. Despite its obvious functional limitations like scalability issue & transaction costs, it is the only Crypto coin...
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Swiss blockchain startups launch a Crypto bank, ETP & AI managed stablecoin

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The tiny town of Zug in Switzerland gained worldwide fame in the past couple of years as the 'Crypto Valley.' Switzerland has traditionally been a money magnet for most of the wealthy elite &...
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Singapore’s Ubin & Canada’s Jasper power the Digital Transformation to DLT systems

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Singapore has been a hub of Blockchain & Crypto activity ever since China outrightly banned Cryptocurrencies. Not only has the state welcomed the new technology with open arms but the government itself has been...
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Educate yourself with content that matters…

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I stay active on Twitter most of the week with posting content on Blockchain/Cryptocurrencies, Fintech, Technology & Markets etc. I share my blogs across different social media platforms but most of the other infographics...
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Stablecoins – the good, the bad and the bizarre

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“There is nothing stable in the world; uproar's your only music” - John Keats It’s no secret that cryptocurrencies are volatile. With violent price swings being a frequent occurrence with this asset class during the...
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10 years of Bitcoin: it’s Origin, Facts & Figures

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It all started 10 years ago with the notorious Satoshi Nakamoto publishing the infamous white paper (Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System) in November 2008. This was the theoretical idea which went on to...