Crypto-currencies and blockchain
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15 Apr

The digital transformation opportunity

We're entering a new wave of digital transformation that's being driven by IOT, AI and blockchain. These technologies can be regarded as either a challenge or an opportunity. Businesses can learn how to turn them into the latter.

3:10

Power hikes in SA make Bitcoin mining unprofitable

Local players say mining Bitcoin in the country will not be profitable unless miners have their electricity bill subsidised.

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AltCoinTrader in forked coin offensive

The local crypto-currency exchange supports crypto-currency forks as competition in the market heats up.

2:10
Mar 15, 2019

Investec, BankservAfrica reveal blockchain-based ID system

Investec, BankservAfrica and uPort demonstrate a digital identity system anchored in the Ethereum blockchain.

1:10
Mar 15, 2019

ChainEX launches initial exchange offering platform

The company has partnered with MenaPay for its first IEO, and is selling MPay tokens from 15 March to 15 May.

3:30
Mar 8, 2019

Crypto-jacking: A hidden cost for your company

Cyber criminals are using malware to hack into devices and use them to trawl the Web, consuming their resources to mine crypto-currencies.

5:10
Mar 5, 2019

New technologies in the fight against illicit trade

Those fighting illicit trade are about to get a welcome addition to their arsenal, as tracking is poised for a dramatic improvement in effectiveness.

2:20
Mar 4, 2019

Naspers-backed Luno makes Italian forays

The crypto-currency platform with strong South African roots expands to the Italian market.

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Mar 1, 2019

New SA crypto platform begins worldwide trading

VALR.com, a new crypto-currency trading platform based in SA, kicks off by allowing trading in crypto free of charge this month.

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Local innovative companies get global recognition

The Sun Exchange and Aerobotics have been named in Fast Company's top 10 most innovative companies in Africa list.

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Feb 18, 2019

STRATUMBLUE creates endless possibilities

STRATUM's platform for investors embraces the 10 top crypto-currencies.