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Blockchain in Hospitality/Hotel Industry

Blockchain technology has increased in popularity over the past few years since inception especially in the past two years where we have seen high rates of adoption. Blockchain is a distributed ledger technology that dispenses trust in all our transactions. It makes it possible for companies to ensure that there is immutability in transactions, in […]

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Regulatory Sandboxes to Spurt Growth of Fintechs

Financial technologies (also referred to as Fintechs) are increasing in growth and popularity in the global financial sectors. This is doubtlessly revolutionary and could change the way we hold cash and transact within and across borders. Major banks and other financial institutions such as JP Chase, Wallstreet banks and banks in African countries such as […]

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Blockchain Expectations in 2019

Blockchain became the most popularly searched new technology in 2019 whether in form of Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, ICOs and others. The number of institutions offering Blockchain courses and programs increased sharply with Stanford University standing out as the top University offering Blockchain courses. Several Blockchain conferences, seminars, summits and consultative meetings were held in different parts […]

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Blockchain Tokenization for Business Enterprises

Blockchain has become a very useful technology over the past few years after inceptio. However, most of the popularity of Blockchain has been revolving around Cryptocurrencies. There are many ways through which Blockchain Technology can be used in businesses across industries. If you are still wondering what Blockchain is, let me not ignore you. Blockchain […]

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Simply, What is Blockchain?

‘If you cannot explain it simply you do not understand it’; in layman’s language I am going to explain what Blockchain is.  First, we consider two basic terms i.e. Bitcoin and Blockchain Bitcoin is digital money Blockchain is the technology that enables the movement of digital money from one entity to another. By this we […]

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Blockchain Introduction

The Blockchain is a distributed ledger technology (DLT) that chronologically and publically records all bitcoin transactions. When I say ‘bitcoin transactions’, I do not only mean transactions that involve use of Bitcoin, but also any transaction that is conducted on the Bitcoin Blockchain network. Of course the transactions also include those in other Blockchains such […]

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Blockchain in Banking and Finance

Many bankers already know what Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies are but most of them still do not appreciate that all these run on the Blockchain platform. Not all bankers are readers therefore they remain in ignorance of what lies in the future of banking. One of my brothers works in a major bank in Kenya’s capital, […]

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Dash In Kenya

The project aims to increase adoption and awareness of Dash in Africa where merchants, businesses, and consumers can use the cryptocurrency on a day-to-day basis. Dash Hub Africa wants to introduce the cryptocurrency to businesses and merchants in Kenya and the East African region so that consumers can use it to pay for goods and […]