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Blockchain Explained

How blockchain technology can save insurers money

I am aware that the title of this article is going to turn away 99.9% of the population. Insurance claims and blockchain are two specialist industries which aren’t renowned for being ‘exciting’,  however, both are industries I have experience in. Whilst learning more about blockchain technology, my brain has been working out ways it could […]

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Cryptocurrency Explained

Cryptocurrency’s Friendliest Ghosts

You have probably heard of Ethereum. If not and you want to find out more, check out this great explanation of Ethereum here. Now, as you will be aware if you have watched the video linked above, Ethereum at the time of writing uses a consensus mechanism called ‘Proof of Work’ (POW). POW is the […]

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Cryptocurrency Explained

Bitcoin Mining Explained

To gain a basic explanation of how the Bitcoin protocol works, check here: A Basic Explanation of Bitcoin If you have been researching Bitcoin you’re likely to have come across the term ‘Bitcoin Mining’ and you may be wondering what it really is. When I first heard of Bitcoin mining, I immediately started thinking of […]

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Cryptocurrency Explained

A Basic Explanation of Bitcoin

There has been a lot of information circling the web about Bitcoin for the past decade and both good and bad news seems to increase year upon year. This leads to a lot of people wondering what Bitcoin actually is and how it really works. If you yourself are a complete beginner when it comes […]