Saturday, March 23, 2019


Deepfakes are scary because they allow anyone’s image to be co-opted, and call into question our ability to trust what we see | Aspioneer

Deep fakes could destroy social trust- here’s how to tackle it

It has the potential to ruin relationships, reputations and our online reality. “Deepfake” artificial intelligence technology promises to create doctored videos so realistic that...
Since Bitcoin produces no income, has limited scarcity value, and few people are willing to use Bitcoin as currency, it is even possible that Bitcoin has no intrinsic value | Aspioneer

Lessons from history, will bitcoin crash?

Nearly 170 years before the invention of Bitcoin, the journalist Charles Mackay noted the way whole communities could “fix their minds upon one object...

Stablecoins: Can be a more stable cryptocurrency option

Bitcoin has plunged from a high of almost US$20,000 in December 2017 to as low as US$3,675. So it’s understandable that some cryptocurrency users might...

The right to be forgotten can be applied on the blockchain

There’s been a lot of hype about blockchain over the past year. Although best known as the technology that underpins Bitcoin, blockchain is starting...

The Bitcoin story: what the future might hold

A mysterious, anonymous entity known as “Satoshi Nakamoto” posted a white paper on October 31 2008 entitled “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System”. It was the...
A woman staring at a collage | Aspioneer

China’s first blockchain based social media network: ‘ONO’

With increasing users adopting decentralised social media networks. Can ONO like blockchain- based social media be the next thing?
A hexagon pattern representing Blockchain | Aspioneer

Blockchain can change healthcare for the better

Until now the best known application of Blockchain technology is Bitcoin cryptocurrency  and digital payment systems. Its immense success is making people see its applications in...
A schematic of Blockchain

Blockchain based property registries may reduce poverty

Many developing countries don’t have a working system of tracking property rights, and what they do have can be fragile and incomplete. In Haiti,...
A cryptocurrency wallet

What is Ethereum?

This is a guest post provided by King Passive. Visit King Passive to know more about cryptocurrencies. Ethereum has taken the world by storm...but how...
A sawtooth measuring coins | Aspioneer

Blockchain and the future of accounting

If you haven’t already heard of Bitcoin, you either haven’t been paying attention or you’re a time traveller who just touched down in 2018....

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