Monthly Archives: July 2013

Why Is India Struggling To Adopting Obsolete Payment Technology?

In this BBC video http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23194486, they report The use of debit and credit cards is growing at a brisk pace in India, but there has also been a rapid rise in the number of fraud cases linked to bank cards. … Continue reading

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Bitcoin SpeakEasies Coming To US?

A speakeasy, also called a blind pig or blind tiger, is an establishment that illegally sells alcoholic beverages. Such establishments came into prominence in the United States during the Prohibition era (1920–1933, longer in some states). During that time, the … Continue reading

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Bitcoin Is Not A “Coin” Quite Yet.

In his paper “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System”, Satoshi Nakamoto refers to starting with already used forms of digital currencies. In fact he refers to them as usual; “We started with the usual framework of coins made from digital … Continue reading

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