Recently I had discovered Sean D’Souza’s work on Quora through a discussion from several of his satisfied clients. One of the things that piqued my interest was that Sean was not touting his own work, he was nowhere to be found within the context of this particular discussion, but it was his clients who were

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Contrarily to what most people would expect, e-commerce is nothing new. In fact, e-commerce was first introduced more than 40 years ago, and to this day, continues to grow with new technologies, innovations, and thousands of businesses entering the online market each year. The establishment of e-commerce was a tremendous achievement and it removed the

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The following article and accompanying infographic is a guest post from Pawel Tomcyk of Bargainroo. The infographic, which was designed by Bargainroo.com and researched by Gutcher.de, does an exceptional job at communicating the value of Ethereum, an emerging cryptocurrency and smart contract platform. There are least a couple of interesting trends here to note: 1.

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A foundational technology of Bitcoin and other digital currencies is the blockchain. The blockchain is a critical, yet often overlooked aspect of digital currency, yet without it, Bitcoin or any other alternate currency would not exist. Let’s consider the way a typical bitcoin transaction works as shown within the following diagram from The Age of

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A major hinderance to mainstream adoption of Bitcoin is its price volatility. The following illustrates this volatility by means of analogy through the comparison of the purchasing power of a gallon of gasoline in terms of Bitcoin and USD as presented within the book The Age of Cryptocurrency. As shown, when considering the purchase of

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A key factor in the launching of Bitcoin and other digital currencies are the communities which comprise the user base of the individual cryptocurrencies. In fact, the community surrounding Bitcoin was a major contributing factor to the success of Bitcoin. Yesterday I had mentioned how Bitcoin was created by Satoshi Nakamoto who later received assistance

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Everyone familiar with the origins of Bitcoin likely knows about the anonymous founder Satoshi Nakomoto. But a lesser known fact is that shortly after launching Bitcoin via a online chat forum, the Bitcoin founder met with skepticism and had some difficulty locating early adopters or even a second person to verify whether his new cryptocurrency

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A significant benefit of digital currency is its ability to serve as a nearly instant medium of exchange. Purchases may be made globally in a near instantaneous manner with reduced fees when compared to existing methods of exchange. The corresponding challenge associated with this benefit is the lack of widespread adoption. Despite the benefits of

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