All posts by Nicholas Say

Nicholas Say was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He has traveled extensively, lived in Uruguay for many years, and currently resides in the Far East. His writing can be found all over the web, with special emphasis placed on realistic development, and the next generation of human technology.


Cryptocurrency Energy

Crypto Energy Consumption: How Green is Blockchain Technology?

Somehow blockchain was able to draw criticism for being rough on the environment. While it is easy to see how Bitcoin mining is something of a gray area environmentally, blockchain...

/ January 17, 2019 / 0 Comments
NASA Blockchain

NASA and Aerospace Sector Jump on Blockchain Technology

Blockchain is becoming a hot item in the aerospace industry. NASA also seems to be warming up to blockchain technology and working on ways (PDF) to deploy it into next-generation...

/ January 15, 2019 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Adoption ATMs

Crypto Adoption Widens: Despite the Current Bear Market

It is impossible to say how increased use of cryptos will influence the price. The rocket ride that cryptos experienced in 2017 wasn't backed by a massive increase in usage,...

/ January 14, 2019 / 1 Comment
Texas Cryptocurrency

Texas May Recognize Stablecoins as Money: Bucking Trend in USA

If cryptos are a new monetary invention, stablecoins are mere infants in the world of money. To date, the few stablecoins that achieved popularity have sometimes been controversial. Tether has...

/ January 8, 2019 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency India

Central Bank Cryptocurrency: Crypto Regulation Moving Along Globally

2017's wild crypto rally might seem like a distant memory, but the interest that it created in crypto regulation around the world is still unfolding. The Reserve Bank of India...

/ January 7, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Art & Puzzles

Crypto Art Puzzles & Games Could Fuel New Crypto Craze

People love to play games and solve puzzles. Crypto art puzzles have been around for a few years, and they seem to be getting more attention. Crypto games are another...

/ January 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Popula

Popula Uses Ethereum Blockchain to Preserve News Forever

Journalist-owned Popula made history by storing a previously-published story on the Ethereum Blockchain. Their goal is to create a solid record of the news, and blockchain is a perfect way...

/ December 31, 2018 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency and Gold

Bitcoin, Gold and Volatility are all Trading Together

Crypto investors had a rough 2018, but the wider markets also fell off a cliff over the last few months. The latter months of 2018 saw trillions of dollars wiped...

/ December 31, 2018 / 0 Comments
Facebook Blockchain

Facebook Grows Blockchain Business: Privacy Concerns Remain

David Marcus is a big name in fintech. He was the president at PayPal before he took up his post at Facebook. There is no word from Facebook on what...

/ December 19, 2018 / 0 Comments
Future of Money

Christine Lagarde & Ripple CEO Agree: The Future of Money Looks Different

A consensus seems to be growing in both the established financial community and the highest levels of crypto development. Last month the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine...

/ December 17, 2018 / 0 Comments