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I’m going to make Bitcoin and blockchain extremely easy to understand!

Cryptos, like finance and investing have their own set of technical jargon. The most fundamental and important of which is the blockchain. Blockchain is the foundational idea on which Bitcoin and other altcoins have been developed.

That’s cool. But what is this blockchain thing?

The blockchain is a digital ledger which is stored on a decentralized database. This network is made up by a chain of computers that will need to approve all exchanges before they are verified and recorded on the ledger.

You can think of blockchain as Wikipedia. Wikipedia does not have a single author…


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In the last post we got a general overview about Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies. Today we are going to drive a little deeper into the history of Bitcoin, the most famous cryptocurrency.

Humble beginnings

While Bitcoin may be the most well-known cryptocurrency, it was not the first of the digital cash technologies on the scene. The distinction goes to the cash protocols conceived by David Chaum in 1983. The system was able to attract the attention of only one bank and closed down in 1998. …


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One of the most significant developments in the world of currency, finance and the way we exchange goods and services is Cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrencies (yes, there are more than one!) are going to change the way we think about money and the value of things.

What is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin is a form of digital currency, one of the many cryptocurrencies, that you can’t hold in your hands, smell or physically feel. Instead, it is created and held electronically. It was created in early 2009 by a software developer known as Satoshi Nakamoto. …


If there is one technology that’s been dominating the frontend world it is React JS. Chances are that you’ve already heard about React or have seen job listings giving out React as a pre-requisite. Or maybe you are already working with React!

So let me give out the top 5 reasons why you should learn React. If you already know it then you can pat yourself in the back.

But first…

What is React JS anyway?

From React JS’s official website:-

A JavaScript library for building user interfaces.

It was developed by Facebook and is used to draw beautiful and modern web interfaces. …


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Are you looking to dive into the exciting world of coding and technology but don’t know where to start? Do you want to code your own app but have a full time job and a family to look after? Read on as I tell you about my story to on how I got into this exciting field! But before we move on:-

Don’t be discouraged. It’s often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock.

A little background

I’ve always been fascinated with technology and got into computers at an early age. I got my first computer when I was in…


Common sense advice to make millions and not get scammed!

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Did you know that Bitcoin has gone from $0.0008 to $58,959? Is your FOMO kicking in yet?


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As of January 2021, there are more than 4,000 cryptocurrencies. While many of these cryptocurrencies have little to no following or trading volume, some enjoy immense popularity among dedicated communities of backers and investors. The most popular of these is Bitcoin. Bitcoin was the first of the cryptocurrencies to gain global attention outside of programmers, developers and drug dealers. Many other cryptocurrencies have emerged with competing platforms, technologies and features.

What makes Bitcoin unique amongst thousands of potentially superior cryptocurrencies? Why is that we continue to see a bullish behaviour from Bitcoin whereas many other cryptocurrencies are subject to mediocre…


The COVID-19 pandemic has taught us the meaning of staying healthy, forming meaningful relationships and contending with less.

It is time that we make a commitment to ourselves to keep us in a good state of health and mind. With most of us stuck at our homes and WFH being the norm, it is even more important now that we adopt a healthy lifestyle.

There is no better time than now to start living healthy

Meditate

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While meditation at first sounds like mumbo jumbo to most of us. It is pretty awesome. There have been lots of studies and research into…


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Are you a beginner developer and want to level up your dev game and progress faster than your competition? Read on and I’ll give you honest reviews of some of the courses I’ve taken on Udemy.

These are courses that I’ve paid for (using my hard earned money) and this article is in no way sponsored by Udemy. There are no affiliate links so you can be doubly sure that I’m not putting any course here just to earn some extra bucks. …

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