• January 25, 2022

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Group launches Blockchain Merchants Association; Touts Cryptocurrency services

This week, officials with the Southern New Mexico Trade Exchange (SNMTX, LLC) announced the opening of their Blockchain Merchants Association. “This new organization is dedicated to the success of independent businesses thru the use of blockchain and cryptocurrency technology,” Majeed A. Kariem shared. “This is done by providing a complete line of blockchain & cryptocurrency, services.” […]Read More

Op-Ed: Final Opinion Article for 2021

Happy New Year Readers, I must begin by saying 2021 was another banner year for the Blockchain and Cryptocurrency industry. Yet, there were (5) events that were of keen interest to this opinion columnist. These stories help show the mass adoption and maturity of the industry as we move into 2022, and further adopt blockchain […]Read More

OP-ED Bitcoin … Coming to a Wal-Mart Near You!

Recently, a major development was announced in Bloomberg. Wal-Mart, the country’s largest retail operator is partnering with coin-cash machine company Coinstar, and crypto-cash exchange Coinme to install 200 Bitcoin ATM’s across the country.  The 200 Bitcoin ATM’s are part of a pilot program that will bring broader launch of 8,000 machines to the U.S. get […]Read More

Op-Ed: The Miseducation of Government and Bitcoin

Most recently several members of the government have made misleading and disparaging comments when it comes to blockchain and cryptocurrency technology. Add to that, part of the new infrastructure bill has portions in it, designed to punish and hinder those in the blockchain industry. This state of ignorance, and lack of facts, is present in […]Read More

Op-Ed: Why Bitcoin? Why Now?

On August 15th, the 50th anniversary of the “Nixon Shock”, (when Richard Nixon took America off the Gold Standard), I read an article on LinkedIn about an elderly African American woman who went to her local bank to withdraw some money. She approached the teller and requested to withdraw $10.00 from her account. The teller […]Read More

Op-Ed: Fix the Money…Fix the World!

It’s the mantra of the entire Blockchain community: Fix the Money and you’ll Fix the World. As it stands today, through a hundred-year fiat monetary system, the U.S. is the most indebted country in the entire world, with China owning the majority of our debt. The dependence on a non-backed, fractional reserve fiat currency, has […]Read More

Op-Ed: The Future of Money is Now!

Question? What does Republican Senator from Wyoming Cynthia Lummis, New York Democratic Mayoral candidate Eric Adams, Republican Mayor of Miami Francis Suarez and Democratic Governor of Nevada Steve Siseniak, have in common? They all have embraced blockchain and cryptocurrency as the future economy and are working hard to adopt Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies into their […]Read More

Op-Ed: Shot heard ’round the world – The Bitcoin Standard

During the 2021 Bitcoin Conference recently held in Miami, one of the most amazing and disruptive announcements was that of El Salvador’s President Nayib Bukele. His announcement that congress is voting to establish Bitcoin as a legal tender, and that the country will be creating a new monetary system based on the Bitcoin Standard, was […]Read More

Region’s first online, cryptocurrency marketplace – CryptoBay.store – launches

This week, officials with the Blockchain Merchants Association (BMA) announced the opening of it’s flagship platform, CryptoBay.store. “This new, multi-vendor platform, gives users the opportunity to purchase everyday products and services using cryptocurrencies such as, Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ethereum,” BMA officials shared via a news release. Cryptocurrency(or Crypto for short), is a digital asset designed […]Read More