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It’s become a truism in the bitcoin community that widespread acceptance of bitcoin will come when the background process of selling and buying or paying for something is virtually no more complicated than swiping a contactless card. Money in, money out, trade accomplished. The second prerequisite, looks like it’s on the verge of happening. It […]

The first Bitcoin ATM has hit the streets of Johannesburg. Rolf Deppe and business partner, Monre Botes, are the geniuses who decided to run the Lamassu Bitcoin vending machine from the new Metroman salon situated in Kyalami, Midrand. This will be the next step to tweak the interests of all hipsters for a face to face experience of Bitcoin currencies.

Smart contracts are an exciting new frontier for technology, business and law. It has the potential to usher in a wave of innovation and serve as a building block for a next chapter of the internet. The concept of a smart contract is to formally encode the conditions and outcomes of a legal agreement into […]

Cryptocurrency truly is  unstoppable. There is no scenario that can be played out where the invention of crypto currencies completely goes away. Any attempts by Governments or large institutions to completely stop it would be laughable. Sure, they can stifle it but they can’t stop it. Cryptocurrencies are an invention that, now invented, cannot be […]