Articles By Sheba Karamat

Sheba has 20 years’ experience in growing and running recruitment businesses, placing executives with financial and digital tech backgrounds into organisations such as Disney, Aviva, BBC, Barclays, News UK and Penguin Random House. Heavily involved in the sale of her previous recruitment business to James Caan CBE, the Dragons Den entrepreneur. Founder and CEO of Coin Rivet and mother to four amazing children.

What is a Mining Pool?

Every time a cryptocurrency transaction is made a cryptocurrency miner is responsible for both ensuring the authenticity of information and also updating the blockchain with the transaction. The mining...

By - May 14, 2018

What is a Smart Contract?

Luckily, once you know what blockchain is, smart contracts are the logical next development. Here, we aim to help our readers understand the concept of a smart contract, by...

By - May 14, 2018

Is Blockchain Technology Safe?

Simply put, Blockchain technology is very safe. Security is one of blockchain’s most lauded benefits. Large banks and government organisations alike recognise that and are currently pouring millions of...

By - May 14, 2018

What is a cryptocurrency wallet?

A cryptocurrency wallet is a digital wallet for holding digital currency. Cryptocurrency wallets rely on cryptography for security. Public and private keys Public key cryptography (also referred to as...

By - May 14, 2018

How to mine Bitcoin

Buying the hardware and setting up a miner to mine Bitcoin is pretty straightforward but what’s considerably more tricky is being able to actually mine any coins. As the...

By - May 14, 2018

A brief history of Ethereum

In late 2013, Vitalik Buterin was working on the Mastercoin project. Being an early Bitcoin enthusiast, he envisioned blockchain as more than just a payment system. In November 2013,...

By - May 14, 2018

Why use blockchain technology?

Over the past few years, as cryptocurrency has matured and its benefits have become more widely understood, billions of dollars have been spent researching blockchain technology in an attempt to...

By - May 11, 2018

How does blockchain technology work?

Think how relient society is on data. Data makes blockchain technology work. However, in the general public’s perception, blockchain is still closely associated with Bitcoin which has experienced a...

By - May 11, 2018

Top 10 retailers using blockchain

Retailers are increasingly tapping into blockchain technology. Here’s our guide to the Top 10 retailers using blockchain. 1. Alibaba Chinese e-commerce giant, Alibaba, is part of a consortium which...

By - May 11, 2018