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Can Indian EVMs Emulate Utah’s Blockchain Based Voting System

March 23rd, 2016 By Gautham N

Bitcoin started off as a digital currency about 8 years ago. Today, the same digital currency and its underlying technology named blockchain has endless applications. Originally created to provide a decentralized solution to hold and transfer funds by eliminating trusted third parties like the government and banking institutions, the same technology is now being used … Continue reading Can Indian EVMs Emulate Utah’s Blockchain Based Voting System

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Increase in Miner Fee Due to Bitcoin Network Congestion

March 14th, 2016 By Gautham N

Bitcoin scalability, block size, transaction delays are the hottest topics currently being discussed by the community at this time. In one of our previous posts, we mentioned about scalability issues plaguing the platform. To reiterate, the number of transactions on the platform have increased to levels beyond the processing capacity of the Bitcoin network. Increased … Continue reading Increase in Miner Fee Due to Bitcoin Network Congestion

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Block Size Issue Leads to Increased Miner Fee for Bitcoin Transactions

March 11th, 2016 By Gautham N

The Bitcoin network has been facing some issues with respect to transactions lately. These issues mainly related to smaller block size and increased transactions led to a backlog in transactions, making transactions take longer than usual to be confirmed on the blockchain. Bitcoin block-size has been fixed at 1 MB since it became operational. The … Continue reading Block Size Issue Leads to Increased Miner Fee for Bitcoin Transactions

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International Women’s Day, Coinsecure and Others

March 8th, 2016 By Gautham N

March 8 marks International Women’s Day, celebrated across the world as a symbol of women empowerment and encouragement. The celebration of Women’s Day is ingrained into the corporate culture where the companies show appreciation to their women employees by either sending out greetings, small gifts etc. Coinsecure, one of the leading Indian bitcoin company has … Continue reading International Women’s Day, Coinsecure and Others

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Email Threat Demanding Bitcoin Puts Kolkata Airport on High Alert

March 7th, 2016 By Gautham N

Criminals and pranksters are coming up with innovative ways to coax people into paying them ransom, that too in the form of bitcoin. These threats are sometimes serious enough to have the whole security apparatus of a region to go tizzy. The incident in question happened in Kolkata, India after an email was received by … Continue reading Email Threat Demanding Bitcoin Puts Kolkata Airport on High Alert

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Surcharge No More, India Encourages Electronic Payments

March 3rd, 2016 By Gautham N

India is going digital. Be it the recently launched Digital India campaign where the government of India wants to establish a digital locker for individuals to store the digital documents or the internet connectivity initiative where the government intends to provide a minimum 2 Mbps internet connection to all households. As part of the same … Continue reading Surcharge No More, India Encourages Electronic Payments

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