Posts Categorized: bitcoin

Tech Explained: Cryptomining

Find out how cryptocurrencies are mined to create a blockchain and earn users tokens in this 2-minute read.

Plans for new blockchain phone revealed

A Taiwanese telecoms company has revealed its working on creating a phone that will deliver decentralised applications through blockchain.

Tech Explained: Blockchain

As part of our new series Tech Explained, we bring you up to speed with the concept of blockchain.

Blockchain technology used to verify votes in Sierra Leone Election

A financial company has developed proprietary software that provides end-to-end validity of votes using the bitcoin blockchain technology, used recently in Sierra Leone election.

Airport accepts digital currency in terminal shops

A new payment system allows travelers to pay with their choice of cryptocurrency at a variety of retailers.

Bitcoin can be used to pay traffic fines in South Africa

SA company helps businesses keep on top of traffic fines incurred by staff in company cars, accepting the cryptocurrency for providing the service.

Cryptocurrency mining company uses green energy

Austrian startup has built cryptocurrency mining facilities that run on hydroelectricity, reducing running costs of powering mining hardware.