Tag: cryptocurrencies

A Gold Coin By DinarDirham

Introduction: As you probably know by now, DinarDirham is a digital gold fintech company. We began in 2016, and have since been around the world attending blockchain and fintech conferences, giving talks, presenting our products, and participating in panel discussions. We wanted to offer the world a new way of looking at finance. That’s why we developed the DinarCoin and…

Growing Cryptocurrency Acceptance Around The World

A cryptocurrency is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange using cryptography to secure the transactions and to control the creation of additional units of the currency. Cryptocurrencies have been around since the 1980s but since Bitcoin became the first decentralized cryptocurrency in 2009, numerous cryptocurrencies have been created. Crypto-Explosion Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have risen…

Blockchains & You – How Might Blockchain Technology Affect Your Life Now & In The Near Future?

Introduction: Ever since Bitcoin’s advent of the blockchain to help prevent double-spending of digital currency tokens (mainly BTC) & Ethereum which took the concept to the next level, by allowing companies to build decentralized applications on their platform with Smart Contracts, blockchain technology has exploded into nearly every industry. A blockchain is simply a distributed public ledger, which takes a…

Bitcoin Price Prediction – August 2017

Price History Gathered On 15/08/2017 Introduction: Bitcoin has been the hot topic of the year. Beginning January 1st, 2017, Bitcoin was just a bit above $960 per BTC, according to coinmarketcap.com (when you narrow the graph), and it has since soared to over $4,300 just by August 15th, 2017! That’s roughly a 4.5x increase in only 7 1/2 months! Early…

The People Of Blockchain: Arai Ezzra

At A Glance: Arai Ezzra is a Malaysian entrepreneur. His recent startups have included DinarDirham (a fintech startup offering gold-backed crypto assets) and Blockchains.my (an advanced digital wallet application). He is the Co-Founder and CTO of DinarDirham and the Founder of Blockchains.my. Arai has been appearing in several blockchain conferences around the world over the past year, representing these two…

Are Cryptocurrencies For Real? A Look Into How The World Is Viewing Digital Currencies

Most of us are familiar with what cryptocurrencies are. A cryptocurrency is a true digital currency, existent only in a digital format. This is made possible by cryptography and blockchain technology. A blockchain is a decentralized distributed public ledger of transactions – it helps to prevent double spending, and provides transparency. All of this, combined with a process called “mining”…

Does Gold Still Have A Future In The Wave Of Growing Digital Assets?

The last few years have seen a boom in blockchain technology, a tidal wave in the FinTech industry. One of the major pivot points was the creation of Bitcoin, and soon afterwards Ethereum. Both of these technologies were extremely fundamental in where we are today with digital assets. Bitcoin introduced the concept of a cryptocurrency (a digital currency) secured by…

Deep Insights On How To Acquire Top Digital Assets

Ah the cryptocurrency, digital currency created and used by means of cryptography, blockchain technology, and the trust of the online community. After the creation of Bitcoin, other alt coins soon followed, and today there are at least 840 different cryptocurrencies, if not a lot more. From basic cryptocurrencies to newer asset-backed cryptocurrencies (digitized assets), these are gaining momentum in this…

The People Of Blockchain: Vitalik Buterin

Introduction: If you’ve been around the subjects of blockchain technology, the fintech industry, or cryptocurrencies for very long, then you’ve likely heard of Vitalik Buterin. Possibly second in popularity only to Satoshi Nakamoto (though not as mysterious); Buterin may even be on par with (or above) in popularity with Nakamoto, since his identity is no secret, and his famously successful…