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Ten years of bitcoin and a look back at 2018

Arvin Kamberi

3 January 2019 marks the ten year anniversary of the first blockchain block created. On this day back in 2009 the first block, called the ‘Genesis block’, was mined in the bitcoin blockchain by anonymous online ...

Cybermediation: What role for blockchain and artificial intelligence?

DiploFoundation

  Last week, the Geneva Internet Platform hosted an event on #Cybermediation, as part of the #Cybermediation initiative. The discussion, moderated by DiploFoundation\'s Interim Director Dr Stephanie Borg Psail...

Strategies of small states for adopting crypto industry

Arvin Kamberi

Last year’s rise in the price of cryptocurrency, and the emergence of a new way for collecting money from the public - Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) - introduced a massive rise of the cryptocurrency market valuation....

Bitcoin split and the Segregated Witness

Arvin Kamberi

Bitcoin is growing rapidly. As we wrote two years ago, Bitcoin’s future was uncertain. The scalability of the network was at the centre of a dispute among major Bitcoin developers. Several solutions were fighting fo...

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