Author: Sam Yohannes

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Hardware Wallets No Comments

There are many kinds of wallets that can be used to store bitcoins. The common ones are paper wallets and web based wallets. They are all very different and have their own fall backs but one common thing with both of them is that the user has no freedom of storing their own key. This exposes the user’s accounts to risks and the chances of getting hacked increases. However due to the fact that bi...


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ቢትኮይን በኢትዮጵያ : ቢትኮይን ለኢትዮጵያ አስፈላጊ ነው ??!! No Comments

ሰለ ቢትኮይን ማወቅ ከፈለጉ፣ እንዲሁም በዚህ አርአሥት መፃፍ ከፈለጉ፣  ወይም በአማርኛ የቢትኮይን ዜና ተርጉመው መፃፍ ከቻሉ፣  አባክዎ ኢሜል ላኩልን ። [email protected] እናመሰግናለን...


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WHY THE BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY IS BEST IN COMBATING INTERNET CRIME IN AFRICA No Comments

Internet crime has become one of the most threatening forms of atrocities globally. Africa has been largely affected as the rate of this organized crimes increases by the day. Consequently, the economy of the continent at large has been greatly crippled. With this in play, the levels of poverty continue to optimize and the hope of a better and developed Africa is barely visible. Much as the glo...


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WHY THE BITCOIN WAY IS THE BETTER WAY IN AFRICA No Comments

As the bitcoin craze continues to engulf everyone globally the quest for Africans to join in this wonderful hullaballoo increases by the day. More people are embracing the digital currency and enjoying the benefits accrued by using it. With bitcoin one is safe from the heavy transaction fees that are usually imposed on sending money across borders. Bitcoin has a standard rate of US$ 0.0005 char...


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WILL GHANA BE THE CATALYST FOR BITCOIN REVOLUTION IN AFRICA? No Comments

Bitcoin is flying everywhere in Europe and America but not so in Africa. Fortunately, it is gathering momentum here in Ghana, and Ghanaians are likely to be the number one “Bitcoin-Nation” in Africa because there are brilliant advocates, though they are few, who are trying their best to ensure that Bitcoin becomes a reliable medium of exchange as far as market is concerned. The cheetahs of Gha...


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NEW TEAM POISED TO DEEPEN PENETRATION OF NEWSBTC IN AFRICA No Comments

The newsbtc Africa team unveiled its new structure in its General meeting on 28th August 2015. The African team, which initially operated on a West, East and South African basis has now unified as one family of bitcoin enthusiasts. A franchise agreement was signed taking all regions as one team. The Executive Director, Sam Yohannes is confident that this move will go a long way in fulfilling the O...


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BLOCK CHAIN TECHNOLOGY MIGHT BE THE SOLUTION TO CORRUPTION IN AFRICA No Comments

A block chain is a series of records of transactions that are in form of nodes. It is what bitcoin uses to store data. It works with a public ledger that replicates the information across the network to different users. It contains information of all the transactions that take place in the bitcoin network. Upon agreement of the users of the system it when it can be updated and its history or infor...


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BITCOIN TRADING IN KENYA No Comments

Bitcoin is a form of currency just like any other and this means it holds much value just like other currencies. The fact that it is taking the Kenyan market by a storm means that Kenyans are looking into as many ways as possible to diversify the use of the currency. Some of the common uses of bitcoins in Kenya are as a remittance medium and as a medium of buying and selling of goods. It is also u...


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CRYPTOCURRENCY MANIA No Comments

Crypto currency is a digital currency that acts as an alternative to the other currencies. Unlike other currencies, digital currencies are mostly created through mining. Crypto currencies are independent currencies and thus are not controlled by the central bank and thus the government or financial institutions have no control over it. The main adventure of crypto currency is the fact that has a s...


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THE BITCOIN JOURNEY IN UGANDA 1 Comment

  I got to know about Bitcoin at the beginning of last year 2014 through a friend and course mate Ronald Nsubuga who through some guys from USA made a documentary for Bitcoin in March 2015. I gained interest immediately when he explained what Bitcoin was all about. I did more research on internet and the rate at which it was spreading across all countries of the world was like a wild fire from...


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