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As transistors keep getting smaller, the next evolutionary jump is expected to come with Quantum computing. Late last year, Google achieved quantum supremacy by building a quantum computer and solving previously unsolvable mathematical equations.

So, what is quantum computing? Current computers function by manipulating individual bits, which can either be a 0 or 1. However, quantum computers change that with qbits. They go way further, as they can store more than just 0 and 1.

So theoretically, a quantum computer could crack a blockchain algorithm. It could crack Bitcoin’s encryption in a matter of seconds, rendering it useless. …


As we head into 2020 and the prominence of blockchain and cryptocurrencies begin to become more identifiable on the world stage, there is a new battle for supremacy heating up in the crypto sphere.

The Proof-of-Stake Wars.

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This recent article posted on Coindesk highlights one of the bigger fights currently taking place. The Vertalo transfer agent, which issues digital securities and manages data for the broker-dealers, issuers, custodians and exchanges it connects, has chosen Tezos as its preferred blockchain and looks to have its customers issue securities on the Tezos blockchain.

This is significant because the company was originally operating on Ethereum but now encouraging its customers to switch over from the ETH platform and has developed the ability to convert ERC-20 tokens to Tezos-formatted smart contracts to help with the process. Vertalo chose Tezos was because its smart contract abilities are available in multiple programming languages, it is currently capable of processing a higher TPS, and its stable network participants. …


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After years of mismanagement, banks around the world are finally coming after your money through negative interest rates. For ages, the banks have given a certain amount of interest in return for you trusting your hard-earned money with them. However, with negative interest rates, you pay the bank for them to hold on to your money.

Think about it for once! You work hard, pay taxes everywhere you turn, and manage to build a house. You then decide to rent it out for some additional income. …