Canada has been a leader in the cryptocurrency space for years, being home to the world’s first Bitcoin ATM, the first Indian restaurant and franchise to accept Bitcoin, and the birthplace of major projects like Ethereum. The Canadian government has recognized the economic opportunities this presents and promised not to stifle innovation, but the mainstream media and financial institutions have ...
What is a dApp? Decentralized apps are a new type of software program designed to exist on the Internet in a way that is not controlled by any single entity. Where bitcoin is a decentralized value exchange, a decentralized application aims to achieve functionality beyond transactions that exchange value. Many types of decentralized apps are starting to emerge as blockchain technology continue...
Cryptotime is a term I find myself using more and more. At the bi-weekly MeetUp I co-organize for Bitcoin and blockchain technology enthusiasts I have been asked on more than one occasion "Why does Bitcoin and blockchain technology development move so quickly?". The answer is the term I find myself using increasingly: "It's because of cryptotime,". This is not a term relating to processing cycl...
Bitcoin and blockchain technology continue to gain momentum as the solution to all of the world's computing problems. The blockchain is the underlying technology that makes Bitcoin special. It is what records transactions within the network and it is secured by the network which follows it's rules. Blockchain technology is what underlies decentralized apps and non-Bitcoin tech. Blockchain tec...