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Notes on CBDC 1: Declines in physical cash usage

5 Aug 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Craig Borysowich

While dozens of countries see a marked reduction in the use of physical currency as a means of payment, the continued need for a physical currency is not disappearing from economies any time soon. There continue to be valid micro-transaction use case...

Top Things You Should Know About Dogecoin (DOGE)

3 Nov 2020 7 minute read 25 comments MuyAsk

Hey guys :) I’m back with another comprehensive Q&A piece, this time for everybody’s favorite meme coin – Dogecoin (DOGE). Dogecoin is the friendly open-source peer-to-peer digital currency, favored by people with a likeness of the Shiba Inu dog from...

eNaira - Everything you need to know about Nigeria's digital currency

9 Nov 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Audu_buba

the central bank digital currency (CBDC) that would be used by Nigerians was officially launched on Monday, by the President of the country. the name eNaira has already been announced for a while now but the project officially kicked off days ago. eN...

Top Things You Should Know About DigiByte (DGB)

18 May 2020 7 minute read 15 comments MuyAsk

Hey guys :) Today I’ve covered something that might be of interest to you, a comprehensive Q&A piece on the highly popular community-driven digital currency – DigiByte (DGB). DigiByte is an open-source blockchain protocol and digital currency that ha...

e-RUPI an Indian Digital Voucher Based on UPI

2 Aug 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Amit Kumar1

  India has launched e-RUPI Today on 2nd Aug 2021. Let's Break-Down what is e-RUPI? e-RUPI is a system developed by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) on top of the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) platform. e-RUPI voucher is a Unique...

Top Things You Should Know About Nano (NANO)

9 Apr 2020 14 minute read 19 comments MuyAsk

Hey guys :) I’ve compiled a list of questions with answers that contain all of the information you need to know about the fast and easy-to-use Nano (NANO) cryptocurrency. This piece is just like my other pieces on IOTA, Tron, Binance, and more.  Hope...

Top Things You Should Know About Decred (DCR)

6 May 2020 10 minute read 5 comments MuyAsk

Hey guys :) I’m back once again with yet another comprehensive list of questions and answers; this time for the promising Bitcoin-like governance cryptocurrency – Decred (DCR). In the following article, I lay everything out on the line so that you ca...

CBDC - Not a Silver Bullet for the Unbanked

30 Apr 2021 5 minute read 0 comments Craig Borysowich

I often get asked whether Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) will bring banking to the unbanked.  A CBDC is a solution for some but not all problems, and like many other systems, it may create more problems than it solves.  The banked vs unbanke...

CBDC , Blockchain and Cutting Through the Nonsense

16 Sep 2020 6 minute read 1 comment Craig Borysowich

Right off the top, I want to use this as a stage-setting article to introduce several topics related to Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) that help to set up a series of articles in which I plan to deep dive into a various technical and non-tec...

EDITORIAL: Apple vs Epic (How Fortnite is Hot Garbage Designed to Extract Money from your Children)

24 May 2021 8 minute read 0 comments Necksus

So Apple versus Epic is in the news... and like two giant anime titans smashing through a pristine environment, I am captivated, and I cannot help but make some observations. It's always amusing to see two titans of industry fight, especially when th...