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Cryptocurrencies explained, in plain English

Everything you need to know about what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, and how they're valued.<p>By now you've probably heard about the cryptocurrency craze.<p>Either a family member, friend, neighbor, doctor, Uber driver, sales associate, server, barista, or passer-by on the street, has probably …

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2018's Biggest Social Media Trends For Business

Just how dominant a business tool was social media in 2017? Despite being involved in an investigation by Congress, Facebook reported its highest earnings ever in Q3, up nearly 50% from a year ago. Its mobile ads are so popular that the platform is actually starting to run out of space for them, …

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10 Online Marketers to Watch in 2018

The more diverse your sources of news and inspiration, the better. These ten people can help get you there.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Online marketing requires experience, creativity and a working knowledge of the latest trends and technologies necessary to stay …

Why Digital Marketing Is Crucial to Your Business's Success | Inc.com

<i>What are the pros and cons to a career in digital marketing? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Mario Peshev, CEO of DevriX and SME Digital Consultant, on Quora:</b><p>Digital marketing is a …

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Opinion: This is where we are in the life cycle of cryptocurrencies

A few months ago, I had lunch with a former trader who told me: “This is my third asset class. I have traded commodities, then derivatives and now it …

Making Sense of Bitcoin and Its Wild Price Ride: QuickTake Q&A

The initial price of bitcoin, set in 2010, was less than 1 cent. Now it’s crossed $19,000. Once seen as the province of nerds, libertarians and drug …

A blockchain tech company raised $42.5 million in 2 weeks — in 'one of the easiest fundraising processes ever'

BitGo, a US-based blockchain technology company, raised $42.5 million in a Series B fundraising round, the company announced Monday.<p>BitGo, which is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, said it will use the money to expand its business outside the US to help more companies dive into the nascent …

This Startup Can Help You Build Your Brand in 35 Minutes (or Less) | Inc.com

Building a brand as a micro-business owner, freelancer, or digital nomad can often feel like you're playing a game of connect-the-dots. Trust me, I've been there. You use one tool for emailing clients, another tool to create your brand's social media and content marketing images, and yet another …

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2018 Content Marketing Trends, Predictions + Editorial Calendar Template

Content marketing in 2018 is going to hit a new dimension of importance, organization and integration.Smart and savvy marketers know the days of …

The Bitcoin Trader's Toolkit

Opinions on Bitcoin (COIN) (OTCQX:GBTC) are a dime a dozen. Bubble, game-changer or just some interesting technology? Debate has been raging and it's …

IOTA - a new kid in the cryptocurrency town

At Bright Inventions, we always try to keep focus on the bleeding-edge technologies and innovations. We are especially interested in cryptocurrencies …

IBM, Amazon & Microsoft are offering their blockchain technology as a service

<b>What is Blockchain Technology as a Service?</b><p>Don & Alex Tapscott, authors of the Blockchain Revolution 2016, define the blockchain technology as an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transactions that can be programmed to record not just financial transactions, but virtually everything of value.<p>…

Ben Goertzel on How Blockchain Can be Used to Decentralize Artificial Intelligence

Cointelegraph talks with AI visionary Ben Goertzel, who shares with us his vision of the future of AI and computing, while also offering insights on …

The potential for blockchain in the food industry

Blockchain and how to harness the technology is one of the hot topics in boardrooms. A number of the world's largest food manufacturers and grocers …

The Blockchain of Food

<i>ripe.io, a start-up at the forefront of creating a blockchain solution for our food system was a recent participant at The Mixing Bowl’s FOOD IT: Fork to Farm and recognized as one of Forbes’ Top 25 Most Innovative Ag-Tech Start-ups of 2017. Raja, their CEO, has compiled and written with his team,</i> …

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Top 11 resources on blockchain for global development

More and more NGOs are using blockchain technology in their development and humanitarian work. But understanding this revolutionary technology can be …

UPS-Backed Blockchain Consortium Aims to Disrupt the Logistics Industry

Advertisement<p>As blockchain becomes ubiquitous across consumer and enterprise applications, we will continue to see more and more large scale …

Asset Manager Launches Europe's First Bitcoin Mutual Fund

A French asset manager has announced the launch of Europe's first mutual fund centered around bitcoin.<p>Announced today, Tobam's alternative investment …

5 Of The Sectors Blockchain Is Currently Disrupting | Inc.com

Blockchain has been everywhere lately - and it's so much more than a few bitcoins.<p>It seems that everywhere you turn in the tech industry, someone is talking about the promise of blockchain technology and how it's going to change the world. Well, I'm here to tell you this: It's changing the world …

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‘Internet of things’ blockchain network startup Moeco raises $5M from Bitfury

Berlin-based startup Moeco, a startup with plans to build a blockchain-based “internet of things” support network, today announced it has received $5 …

The Blockchain of Things: Why it is a major game changer for Internet of Things

From smart homes and cities to smarter retailing, manufacturing, healthcare and logistics, IoT devices are creating smarter ecosystems resulting in …

Hyundai to Launch Token Sale for IoT Blockchain Platform Hdac

Hyundai Pay, the Internet-of-Things (IoT) arm of Hyundai, will be holding a joint ICO with Hdac Technology to issue HDAC tokens. Hdac Technology, a …

Here's everything you need to know about blockchains, the ground-breaking tech that could be as disruptive as the internet

From a 'castle' full of bitcoin millionaires to the initial coin offering (ICO) craze, it's hard to escape the chatter about how some people are building their fortunes off the new world of cryptocurrencies. But behind those cryptocurrencies sits a technology called blockchains, which some people …

Microsoft and IOTA launch first cryptocurrency market for the Internet of Things

<b>Update:</b> <i>IOTA has since come forward to clarify it has no formal partnership with Microsoft. Instead, Microsoft should be considered a participant in the data marketplace experiment, according to co-founder Dominik Schiener. Read the full story here.</i><p>Up-and-coming cryptocurrency startup IOTA has …

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5 Celebrity Entrepreneurs Who Are Getting Involved in Blockchain Startups | Inc.com

Ethereum, known for creating the go-to platform for decentralized apps (dApps), has established itself as the preferred foundation for the sudden wave of blockchain startups.<p>For those that don't know, blockchain technology became a mainstream talking point about six months ago when the price of …

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How Long Does it Take to Become a Top Ranked Result on Google? (Infographic)

New data looks at the circumstances that will catapult you to the top.<p>1 min read<p>You want your company’s name to be one of the first results that they see. So what it does it take to achieve a high ranking on Google?<p>In an infographic assembled by The Website Group, a U.K.-based digital marketing …

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Get all the stock images you need for under $40

Getting assets for a design project can be a huge pain in the ass. But before you pull your hair out and swear off design projects forever, there’s a …

Everything you've wanted to ask about Initial Coin Offerings, answered

by Nathaniel Popper<p>Initial coin offerings have come out of nowhere this year to become the talk of Silicon Valley and Wall Street. Programmers raised …

These 14 Digital Publishers Are the Hottest Voices on the Internet. Here’s What They’re Doing

In the world of digital publishing, sites, brands and podcasts saw tremendous growth this year thanks to politics, partnerships and social media. By …

This One Exercise Has Helped Me Build 2 Multimillion-Dollar Companies in Less Than 24 months

What got you to where you are today will not get you where you want to be.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago, I found myself nearly $1 million in debt. Today, I have two multimillion-dollar companies to my name. I've come a long way, but as I look back I …