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Revolut becomes latest fintech unicorn after $250 million funding gives it a $1.7 billion valuation

Revolut becomes latest fintech unicorn after $250 million funding gives it a $1.7 billion valuation

DST Global, a company that was an early investor in Facebook and Spotify, led the funding round, which included other venture capital firms Index Ventures and Ribbit Capital. The London-based firm provides a debit card that allows people to spend money in 150 currencies with no fees at a real-time exchange rate. Fintech firm Revolut Read More

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Blockchain Explained in 2 Hour Course

Blockchain Explained in 2 Hour Course

For those who are just joining this conversation, watch this super 2 hour course explaining how the Blockchain works.  It is well constructed, and better than TV (we promise).  By watching this 2 our course we guarantee an increase in your financial IQ.  Enjoy! To get regular Crypto and Blockchain updates don’t forget to sign Read More

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Total Cryptos Data Service

Total Cryptos Data Service

(Bloc10 Atlanta, GA 4/13/2018) — Bloc10, a FinTech development company with a focus on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, has launched a data service for Crypto traders, investors, and enthusiasts “Total Cryptos” @ www.totalcryptos.com which aims to be the Total source for your Crypto data needs.  The first product-set for TC are major and minor Crypto currencies.  Read More

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IBM Is Finally Getting Serious About Cryptocurrency

IBM Is Finally Getting Serious About Cryptocurrency

It wasn’t long ago that your average enterprise wouldn’t even mention bitcoin, ethereum, or any number of cryptocurrencies in public. Instead of using the cryptographically secure tokens to streamline workflows – or even talking about doing so – some of the most recognizable enterprises in blockchain have largely confined themselves to uses of blockchain as a new decentralized Read More

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Nature Is The Best Designer

Nature Is The Best Designer

Here at Bloc10, we realize the importance of nature.  The universe itself is the most grand and well designed system one can imagine.  When making sofware, websites, or widgets – we realize the best designer is nature itself.  Airplane manufacturers studied birds, why should programming be any different?  Ultimately design exists in the real world Read More

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Great Idea From Russian History

Great Idea From Russian History

(Bloc10.com 3/4/2018) — During the period of Russian History known as the “Mongol Invasion” foreign Khans (rulers) imposed taxes based on a financial system calculated by male conscripts to the army.  The mongols imposed a military system of economy where everything was looked at from the perspective of the military.  When a town’s taxes were Read More

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Cash In On The Blockchain Hype

Cash In On The Blockchain Hype

Here’s a powerful argument for any business.  How do you cash in on the Bitcoin frenzy without risking the farm?  It’s easy.  Instead of investing – integrate.  Develop.  Build it, and they will come. Bitcoin has tainted the Blockchain world with its volatility, poor security, high fees, slow performance, and other bugs which have plagued Read More

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Build Systems That Last

Build Systems That Last

When the Romans built their road system, they built them to last 1,000 years.  We can still see it today in parts of Europe. The explosion in mobile development and social media madness caused a trend in development to build quickly, not document code, and not plan for future upgrades or compatibility issues.  Blockchain seems Read More

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Move Mountains With Fin Tech

Move Mountains With Fin Tech

Blockchain is about infinite possibilities.  What you dream and imagine, Blockchain can do.  Of course it requires effort, development, and integration.  But it really is a new paradigm.  The world is moving faster now, faster than ever before.  The old model is dying. If you want to participate in the new paradigm let Bloc10 help Read More

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Documentation In Development

Documentation In Development

Documenting your code is perhaps more important than writing it.  See this article entitled aptly: Don’t document your code. Code your documentation. Any programming job big or small should start with a scope of work document in plain English.  The document should be short, highly structured, and avoid verbose descriptions.  It should describe what is to Read More

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