Crypto and Blockchain Education
Crypto and Blockchain Education

Crypto and Blockchain Education

After publishing around 2,500 articles on Fintech, cryptocurrencies and distributed ledger technology, and having taught students of all age groups from elementary to Phd level, I bring to you my best global initiative ever: The Crypto Writing School, which helps people from all over the world learn about Bitcoin (BTC), Altcoins, and Blockchain technology. Expect more informative blogs posts and educational materials from consistently.

First Binance, Now BitMEX Allegedly Not Offering Regulated Cryptocurrency Trading Services

6 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Omar Faridi

Just recently, Binance, the world’s largest crypto asset exchange by adjusted trading volume, was criticized for not offering compliant services. Malta’s regulators had clarified that Binance was not “authorized” or “licensed” to provide crypto-relat...

Three Crypto and DLT Projects that Really Matter

26 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Omar Faridi

There’s a lot of noise and irrelevant stuff going on if you tune into Crypto Twitter. To get a better idea about what’s actually going on in this promising space, I recommend checking out Ledger Insights, because they have a few good pieces on there...

Bridging the Gap Between Crypto, Blockchain, and Fintech 

26 Feb 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Omar Faridi

Before working extensively in the financial technology or Fintech space, I was deeply involved in the crypto and blockchain space for years. After writing about and interviewing some of the top players in Fintech, I discovered there’s an obvious over...

Perspective: Regulators and Global Businesses Being Forced to Respond to Evolving Cryptocurrency Ecosystem

26 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Omar Faridi

Regulators across the globe have no choice but to respond effectively to the nascent cryptocurrency and blockchain industry. South Korea’s tax authorities recently issued an update on how they plan to impose taxes on capital gains made from digital a...

Really Weird: Malta's Regulators Say Binance NOT Licensed to Offer Cryptocurrency Trading Services in Island Nation

23 Feb 2020 1 minute read 7 comments Omar Faridi

Yo, what's going on Binance? CZ, man what's up? First, as I reported for Crowdfund Insider awhile back, there had been reports surfacing that Binanc had been running huge OTC desks where it may have indirectly facilitated money laundering activities....

So Strange: Wikipedia Co-Founder Sees No Value in Crypto or Blockchain for Free Internet Encyclopedia

23 Feb 2020 1 minute read 4 comments Omar Faridi

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales surprisingly sees no value in using cryptocurrency tokens for the leading free online encyclopedia. He just doesn't think digital currencies or blockchain, the technology that underpins cryptos, is of any use to the p...

Who Cares: Shopify Joins Controversial Facebook-led Libra Association

22 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Omar Faridi

Do you care? I sure don't any more. This silly Libra project, which came out in mid-2019, was supposed to "reinvent money." Yeah right! That's the time when Facebook's team, led by David Marcus, got into hot water with US lawmaker Maxine Waters who t...

Cointelegraph Loves Clickbait: So What If MoneyGram is Not Using Ripple's Tech on JUST ONE Project

17 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Omar Faridi

Leading crypto media news outlet Cointelegraph had to make a big issue out of MoneyGram not using Ripple's tech to implement JUST ONE of its new cross-border payment solutions, called FastSend, which happens to use Visa's proprietary technology. Then...

"Decentralization" is a Joke, No Surprise Here, Steemit Moves to Tron Blockchain, Leaves EOS

16 Feb 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Omar Faridi

Does it even matter honestly? Not really and it's not a big deal. In my opinion, Steemit has failed as a blockchain-based social media network. Its users were supposed to be incentivized for contributing quality content in Steem dollars and Steem tok...

The Not So Dumb Way of Looking at the IOTA Network Hack

15 Feb 2020 1 minute read 3 comments Omar Faridi

Crypto Twitter members like to talk down on competing blockchain or distributed ledger technology (DLT) projects. Dovey Wan, who is one of the biggest attention seekers on Crypto Twitter, says th...