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Centralization of Bitcoin Classic Nodes Needs To Be Addressed

The topic of Bitcoin Nodes is still a cause for many debates on Bitcoin platforms and Reddit these days, as the recent jump in Bitcoin Classic support...

‘So Wait – Is Ripple Centralized After All?’

It seems the cryptocurrency Ripple XRP is downgrading its user services again. The exchange Ripple Trade that allowed users to trade between fiat and ...

Patreon Database Hack Illustrates Urgent Need for Decentralized Solutions

When the Patreon database hack was announced, the technology industry was once again reminded why centralized solutions are not the way forward. Not o...

Streamium Can Benefit From War Between Twitch and Youtube Gaming

One of the major disadvantages associated with centralized services is how they can enforce exclusivity rules in certain cases. With the “war of gam...

San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors Wants to Centralize Airbnb And The Decentralized Economy

Decentralization of everyday aspects of our society is upon us, and as you would come to expect, government officials are not too keen on giving up th...

The Terror of Mining Pool Centralization

One of the many issues that has a lot of Bitcoiners periodically soiling their pants in fear is that of mining pool centralization. Earlier this year ...