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Crypto Staking in 2020: An Overview

12 Jun 2020 11 minute read comments Abhijoy Sarkar

Public blockchains involve active participants (miners, validators, node operators etc.) to contribute towards the common goal of strengthening the network and confirming transactions through some sort of distributed consensus algorithm. In simple te...

Phishing Email Scam – Spotting Red Flags

11 Mar 2020 2 minute read comments Abhijoy Sarkar

Emails continue to be the most popular form of business communication ever since their introduction more than 30 years ago. Email clients are free to use and the original protocol (SMTP) has few checks and balances to prevent malicious action such as...

DeFi in 2020: An Overview of Crypto Finance Platforms

3 Mar 2020 9 minute read comments Abhijoy Sarkar

The overarching trend that marked the beginning of 2020 has been fear and uncertainty driven by the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus in China, devastating bushfires in Australia, US-Iran brinkmanship, widespread citizen protests in various nations...

IPX — The Grand Finale Of 2019 — Listing and Performance

18 Dec 2019 2 minute read comments Abhijoy Sarkar

Tachyon Protocol’s native token, IPX was listed on South Korea’s leading cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb and its global platform Bithumb Global on 17th December 2019 with KRW and USDT trading pairs respectively. This is IPX’s first listing on an exch...

5 Must Have Cryptocurrency Asset Management Tools for Everyday Use

2 Dec 2019 13 minute read comments Abhijoy Sarkar

As we head towards the close of 2019, Rohit and I recently sat down to discuss the year that has been for cryptocurrencies and what it has meant for the industry in general. A major trend this year has been the emergence of new financing avenues thro...

How Governments And Conglomerates Are Using Blockchain

9 Oct 2019 5 minute read comments Abhijoy Sarkar

Since the birth of Bitcoin in 2008, people the world over have woken up to the transformative potential of blockchains. While there have been obscure applications in the past, the role of blockchains in vastly improving operations and business proces...

Making Crypto, Currency - The New Frontier for the Cryptocurrency Industry

18 Sep 2019 5 minute read comments Abhijoy Sarkar

A research conducted jointly by consultancy firm Capgemini and BNP Paribas Bank states that the total volume of digital payments is estimated to reach 726 billion transactions by 2020. With crypto acceptance still at a humble 2%, the share of cryptoc...

The DEX versus CEX debate - How does the DEX measure up to the CEX?

7 Aug 2019 4 minute read comments Abhijoy Sarkar

The prosperity of the crypto market has had a lot to do with the success of centralized/custodial exchanges (or, CEX). This seems ironic since decentralization is one of the founding pillars of crypto. Moreover, a long trail of hacks and scams from p...

The Case for Market Maturity in Crypto

25 Jul 2019 4 minute read comments Abhijoy Sarkar

In their seminal research whitepaper that introduced cryptocurrencies as a new asset class to the world, Adam White (Bakkt) and Chris Burniske (Placeholder VC) described bitcoin as possibly the “biggest technological development since the Internet”....

Untangling Crypto Regulations: A European Journey

10 Jun 2019 5 minute read comments Abhijoy Sarkar

In 2018, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) enforced punitive measures in eighteen crypto related cases, as opposed to five instances the year before and just one case in 2016. Comparatively, the EU crypto scene has seen lesser legal act...