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Modular Currency Infrastructures

March 18, 2015

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[TL;DR: The new crypto-economic paradigm is gaining momentum, and efforts are large enough for specialised services to start appearing, and to compete with each other. The blockchain movement needs these services in place to succeed – and more. What services are essential though? And which ones have developed, and which are yet to emerge?] What’s […]

BTCjam: Bitcoin Micro-lending

September 27, 2012

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Today I’ve been having a look at BTCjam, a new Bitcoin P2P micro-lending service which lets users request or fund loans (see theĀ forum announcement here). As a borrower, you get funded by many people to increase the chances of getting the loan, and as a lender you can invest in multiple loans to spread risk. […]