Cryptocurrency

How can blockchain help improve WordPress?

August 5, 2018
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Blockchain has been around for some years now and has even found applications in a range of industries, including banking & finance, security, digital identity and more. However, the globalisation of blockchain still remains a target to achieve. In the real-world application context, the blockchain has shown its potential in the fields where security and […]

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Tips to Start with Blockchain Today

August 4, 2018
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It is usually perceived that you need some special skills, in order to become a Blockchain developer. This is not true. Actually, to become a Blockchain developer, you need different tools with a serious attitude of learning things. You should have the fundamental knowledge of coding, such as Java, Python, Node.js, etc. However, a lot […]

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Blockchain as the answer to IoT challenges

July 27, 2018
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More than just a buzzword, Blockchain is the probable future of the digital supply chain. Blockchain’s biggest perk is its security. It can thus protect the IoT ecosystem, which is a complex network with innumerable devices connected to each other over the internet. These devices gather and transfer a bulk of information over a widely-spread […]

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Cryptocurrencies Begin To Dominate The Gaming industry

July 25, 2018
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Cryptocurrencies, in many respects, seem to have come out of nowhere to take the mainstream by storm. Pre-2016, the majority of people had probably not heard of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin or indeed had any idea what they were about. After gaining worldwide attention in the mainstream media, cryptocurrencies have grown in popularity, with many […]

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How Blockchain Technology Can Influence The Online World Of Gambling

July 25, 2018
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Mention blockchain technology a few years ago and people more than likely wouldn’t have known what you were talking about. Fast forward to the present day though and you’ll quickly notice that it is now beginning to infiltrate every industry around and in the not too distant future its impact will be huge. One of […]

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Blockchain Technology – Key For The Growth of Automotive Industry

June 22, 2018
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Blockchain technology looks to be one of the next frontiers of support system with the possibility of delivering high quality ledger-based solutions to the automotive industry. The technology will be able to make key processes ever more streamlined and deliver massive improvement to compliance approval in a framework that is much more efficient and user-friendly […]

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Blockchain And Cryptocurrency: Power In The Hands Of All

June 7, 2018
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Information in the hands of a few has existed for a very long time. But in society today, this has corrosive effects, gravitates towards inequality, begins to be unacceptable, and leads to corruption. The blockchain technology allows the decentralization of information, as a consequence, the power is atomized in all users of the system, so […]

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5 Things All New Online Traders Should Hear

June 1, 2018
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Most people get lured into the world of online trading (or any other profit-related activity) in hopes of making a fortune. Nevertheless, online trading is not nearly like a gamble-like activity as some people make it out to be. It’s a legitimate business area with its own set of rules and governing principles. Those who […]

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Earn $100,000 using your cat – future of Blockchain gaming

May 22, 2018
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Every tech giant in the past had a digital game to support brand’s value and showcase it’s true potential. Social networks had FarmVille, mobile games had Angry Birds. Being the next big thing, Blockchain isn’t an exception. Introducing CryptoKitties – a digital version of Pokemon card game and the first real decentralized Blockchain gaming experience. […]

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5 Blockchain Trends to Watch for in 2018

May 9, 2018
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If we speak about that one technology that has evoked interest in the minds of users all over the globe, then that surely is Blockchain. But, despite all the concerns, controversies that centre around the technology, we have seen the adoption of the technology by many of the technology giants. It is interesting to note […]

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Block Chains – Risks, Lies and Hype

May 2, 2018
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1. Risks Forking A fork is what happens when a blockchain diverges into two potential paths forward — either with regard to a network’s transaction history or a new rule in deciding what makes a transaction valid. Some forks resolve on their own, but others, fueled by deep rifts in a community, can cause a […]

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The Imperative Role of Blockchain Technology across Various Domains

May 1, 2018
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Blockchain technology is a rapidly growing technology which is turning heads for millions in the crypto currency industry. Many organizations have been investing in it and testing its abilities in hopes of finding incredible results. In layman’s terms, blockchain technology is a form of a shared ledger which is accessible to the general public through […]

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6 Incredible Benefits Of Investing In Cryptocurrency

April 27, 2018
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Recently revealed reports show that some of the richest figures are heavily investing in cryptocurrency. These include names like Richard Branson and Li Ka Shing. While the success depends on a number of aspects, it is hard to deny that cryptocurrency has rapidly become a popular form of currency all around the world. Many analysts […]

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Game Related ICO’s Explained

April 23, 2018
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An ICO is an abbreviation for Initial Coin Offering. It is a crowd-funding method involving the sale of digital tokens to investors in exchange for tokens. The tokens are what we would refer to as shares in the normal fiat investment. Possession of token denotes taking part ownership of the company. These tokens are put […]

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How is Blockchain Technology Reshaping Enterprise World?

March 24, 2018

Blockchain, the technology that entered the market as the backbone of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, is now eking out space in a wide range of industries and fields. The technology is gradually disrupting different business verticals, such as Finance, Supply Chain, Healthcare, Real Estate, Media, Entertainment, Government, etc. Blockchain technology is not just adding value to […]

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TechPatio now blogs about Cryptocurrency – also open for guest authors

March 22, 2018
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Blockchain and cryptocurrency has become more and more mainstream in recent years and we can also feel the interest is rising. Therefor we have decided to create a new category here on TechPatio, called Cryptocurrency. In this new category we will blog about crypto related things, including blockchain, Bitcoin, altcoins etc. Guest authors are of […]

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What is Bitcoin?

March 21, 2018
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It’s hard not to hear about Bitcoin – the cryptocurrency has been grabbing international headlines for the past six months. Price surges have seen early investors reap serious rewards, causing a flood of money into the market. But many people still have one question: What is Bitcoin? In essence, Bitcoin is an exchangeable digital currency […]

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National Cryptocurrencies 101

March 12, 2018
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Every beginning trader prefers to invest in top 5 – 10 cryptocurrencies. The more globally widespread a currency is, the higher its liquidity and the lower its volatility. Nevertheless, there are quite a few altcoins whose target audience is deliberately limited. These are cryptocurrencies with regional branding created to solve specific local tasks. Even now […]

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Cryptojacking – Extreme Lengths People Have Gone to…

February 23, 2018
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You’ve probably already heard of various cryptocurrency exchanges & wallets being hacked, user funds being stolen and so on. However, have you ever heard of crypto jacking? Well, it’s time you do. It’s a term only recently coined implying the stealing of computational power to mine cryptocurrencies. What happens is, the user visits an infected […]

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Why the Bitcoin Bubble Is Bad for Gaming

February 13, 2018
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A bubble happens when people expect too much of the future value of an asset. In the case of bitcoin, its value has greatly inflated over the years, from less than a dollar in 2009 to more than $8,000 today. But how does the bitcoin bubble affect other industries? Truth is, it affects all major […]

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How governments are reacting to the rise of cryptocurrencies

January 12, 2018
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The rapid rise and growth of cryptocurrencies in 2017 has prompted governments around the world to take a closer look at cryptocurrencies as well as the blockchain technology which provides the backend for this revolutionary form of digital currency. Governments across the world have certain rules and regulations put in place to control transactions occurring […]

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Blockchain Technology In The Gambling Industry

September 6, 2017
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The times they are a changing. Just about everyone is aware of Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency allegedly created by ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’. Initially seen as something of a curiosity, Bitcoin defied its critics and went on to become something of a phenomenon, and almost a symbol for the autonomy the internet enjoys from forms of regulation. Estimated […]

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Online Threats Invulnerability

September 6, 2017
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Times have changed and the internet that was once the epitome of having your own private world has already lost its original state. Not only is your privacy lost these days, but you are even under the surveillance by a government that’s apparently trying to make sure everything is ‘OK’ well; in fact, the world […]

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Ransomware Affiliate Systems Are on the Rise

August 24, 2017
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Crypto ransomware keeps taking the world by storm. It props a multimillion-dollar underground economy providing cyber-extortionists with abundant resources to fine-tune their modus operandi. Amidst the whole noise surrounding this despicable business model since 2013, the Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) principle is the new black. It renders online extortion increasingly toxic by making ransomware programs readily available […]

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