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Different types of tokens

Different types of tokens
Of late, we may have heard about the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) rule that some tokens constitute security and hence are subject to...

Blockchain - the more technical explanation

Blockchain - the more technical explanation
What is blockchain? A blockchain essentially records data. It’s a digital ledger of sorts, capturing transactions and details, assets or agreement...

Type of Mining

Type of Mining
In my previous article, I briefly mentioned that there were 2 types of mining, namely: Proof of Work (PoW) and Proof of Stake (PoS). As the names i...

Is it time for Ethereum mining again?

The recent upgrade in Ethereum protocol has caused the network difficulty to drop by more than 50% from over 3TH to now below 1.5TH but with a redu...

Initial Coin Offering and tokens

Initial Coin Offering and tokens
In an earlier article, I touched on blockchain, currencies and tokens. These tokens contribute a large part of the data within the blocks. I hope t...

Blockchain, currencies and tokens

To the uninitiated, the term crypto-currencies are interchangeable with tokens. However, there is a difference! All these points back to the underl...

Project Ubin Phase 2

Project Ubin Phase 2
In a previous article, I shared that MAS was studying using distributed ledger to process interbank payments. MAS at the start was one of the first...

A major inconvenience

A major inconvenience
In recent days, you may have heard about crypto-currency companies having their bank accounts shut down. Is this a worrying trend? In simple Engli...

MAS on blockchain

The Monetary Authority of Singapore has always been at the forefront to make Singapore into a Global Financial Centre and within it, to transform S...