Cryptocurrencies: Did Venezuela Just Hardfork Petro To Challenge Bitcoin Dominance?

Cointelegraph is reporting that Venezuela’s government might have performed a hardfork on its cryptocurrency the Petro, in order to make it more attractive to Venezuelans who massively depend on rival cryptocurrency Bitcoin. Source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/venezuela-appears-to-have-hard-forked-the-petro A hardfork is a blockchain programming process that often creates a new cryptocurrency. For instance, the Bitcoin Cash is the resultContinue reading “Cryptocurrencies: Did Venezuela Just Hardfork Petro To Challenge Bitcoin Dominance?”

STEEM, Hive And The Dynamism Of History

There comes a time in a society when disagreement leads to exodus or mass migration. The Israelites’ disagreement with the Egyptians led to the Exodus referenced in the Holy Books. The disagreement between the Pilgrim Fathers and the British monarchy led to the May Flower. The disagreement between Jaja’s people and Oko Jumbo’s people ledContinue reading “STEEM, Hive And The Dynamism Of History”

See The Last Badge SteemitBoard Awarded Justin Sun For Shutting It Down

The casualties of the war between Steemit owner Justin Sun and the Steemit old guard -who are now moving over to Hive- include entities that received delegations of STEEM Power (SP) from Steemit Inc. under former owner, Ned. One of these casualties is SteemitBoard who used to award lucrative badges to Steemians for comments usingContinue reading “See The Last Badge SteemitBoard Awarded Justin Sun For Shutting It Down”

STEEM Community Old Guard To Begin Great Trek From Steemit.com To Hive.io

The old guard of the STEEM community opposed to the new order of Justin Sun of Tron are preparing for a Great Trek away from Steemit to Hive.io, their new home. Community sources confirm there will be a hard fork away from Steemit on Friday. Hive.io comes with its own blockchain, the Hive. Snapshots ofContinue reading “STEEM Community Old Guard To Begin Great Trek From Steemit.com To Hive.io”