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Blockchain FAQ #1: What is a fork in the Blockchain?

In the standard software industry parlance, a software fork is just a copy of an existing project. Considering the current pre-eminence of open-source software development, a software fork can very often be carried out without explicit permission fro...

Blockchain is passé (It’s All About DLT)

The SEC and Goldman Sachs have recently tackled the over-and often misleading-usage of the word “blockchain.”  To remedy this perhaps, companies are banning the use of the word “blockchain,” instead using the term “Digital Ledger Technolog...

How To Choose The Right Tech Stack For You

Written by Byte Academy student, Jason Pruski To Learn Programming the Right Way, Choose Your Tech Stack Carefully Before choosing a full stack coding bootcamp,  I did my due diligence (as I recommend anyone should) on both bootcamps and the cur...

Are We In A Cryptocurrency Bubble?

Recently Matt Gertler, cryptocurrency attorney at Digital Asset Research answered a big question on many minds recently: are we in a cryptocurrency bubble?  Particularly with the rise of ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) and China's recent ban on them,...

How the Banking Sector Can Combat Cyber Attacks: A Checklist

It is no secret that Cyber Crime is only escalating in this day and age. In fact, in 2016, it was reported that 54% of organizations have been hit with cyber crime in the last two years.  As one can imagine, the banking sector is considered as one o...