MoneyGram Makes a Move into Crypto

MoneyGram is partnering with Ripple to get into the crypto game. The money transfer company says the tie-up could help send funds more cheaply and quickly. And one journalist believes the third-largest cryptocurrency offers a benefit over the alternatives. “Ripple doesn’t have miners,” Fortune writer Jeff John Roberts told Cheddar. “You’re not relying on someone […]


Dubai: The World’s First Blockchain Government

Over the last half century, Dubai has transformed itself from a small desert city to a sprawling metropolis of 2.7 million people. The government has truly leapfrogged on the back of technology. Indeed, Dubai has caught tech fever in a serious way. Earlier this year, the city announced that it will be flying automated taxis, and […]


What is a Decentralized Application?

Decentralized applications (dApps) are applications that run on a P2P network of computers rather than a single computer. dApps, have existed since the advent of P2P networks. They are a type of software program designed to exist on the Internet in a way that is not controlled by any single entity. Decentralized applications don’t necessarily need […]