Blockchain Technology: What Is It and How Does It Work?

The Blockchain is how people keep track of cryptocurrency transactions

The term “blockchain” is all the rage right now. Depending on your familiarity with the word, you may think of an abstract idea that has little to no meaning. To the vast majority of people who are familiar, when they hear the word "blockchain," they think of a cryptocurrency like Bitcoin. While the two are related, many other industries and uses are available with this type of technology. In this article, we’ll answer the question: what is … [Read more...]

Understanding Cryptocurrency: A Guide to the Basics

Bitcoins and Ethereum Cryptocurrency

If you haven’t heard of cryptocurrency, then there’s a good chance you have been living under a rock for the past few years. But just because you hear about something doesn’t mean you know what it is or how it works. There is plenty of cryptocurrency news for those interested in learning more, but the information available can get very complicated, very fast. Many believe cryptocurrency is just beginning to touch the tip of the proverbial … [Read more...]

Smart Speakers: All About the Five Best Models of 2018

Apple HomePod sits next to Google Home Max speaker on counter

While just a few short years ago the only smart speakers you might have been able to find included the Amazon Echo, today the market has dozens of newer, better, and more sophisticated options. No longer are you limited to choosing between a handful of devices for your smart speaker needs. But are there too many options now? Nowadays, selecting the best smart speaker means determining what fits best in your home or lifestyle. Do you prefer … [Read more...]