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Ethiopia to build Digital IDs for students, and the bitcoin energy facts

Open-source software attracts everyone, even commercial organizations, and especially the education sector as it is free and can be customized. If such as software or app was also democratic, meaning in the hands of the users rather than central management, and allowed peer-to-peer interactions, then its value increases multi-fold. All of these features are found…

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Today is Bitcoin Pizza Day

For the unversed, May 22, i.e., today, is marked as the anniversary of the first Bitcoin transaction. According to the New York Times, a programmer, Laszlo Hanyecz bought two Papa John’s pizzas for 10,000 Bitcoins from another person in Florida on this day in 2010. The day has become folklore, not because of the deal,…

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Which cryptocurrencies are more sustainable than Bitcoin?

Citing long-brewing environmental concerns Elon Musk announced that Tesla Inc. will not be accepting bitcoin for the car purchase. Btc’s power-hunger has provoked a passionate debate about the energy consumption of cryptocurrencies. While efforts are being made to reduce the carbon footprint of digital currency, some investors are getting inclined towards greener alternatives. In fact,…