The man who destroyed a vast forest wins the park

The man who destroyed a vast forest wins the park

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – In a move that shocked conservationists, the government of Brazil’s third largest state has given up on a legal fight to protect a state park in one of the most biodiverse areas in the Amazon. The result of that decision is that a man responsible for deforesting large areas of … Read more

Putting Bitcoin on African Feature Phones – Bitcoin Magazine

Putting Bitcoin on African Feature Phones – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Heritage Falodun, a Bitcoin analyst and computer scientist based in Nigeria. The expansion of Bitcoin adoption across the African continent will not only come through its declaration of fiat currency, but also through easy and low-cost access. People’s opinions are colorful with different perspectives, but mine is all about … Read more

Climate migration is growing but not fully recognized by the world

Climate migration is growing but not fully recognized by the world

By JULIE WATSON July 28, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/mexico-droughts-immigration-united-nations-natural-disasters-175988903af187bf08fa89f8f13ac8e2 TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) – Worsening climate largely due to the burning of coal and gas is eradicating millions of people, with fires sweeping California cities, rising seas overtaking island nations and the drought that has exacerbated conflicts in various parts of the world. Each year, natural disasters … Read more

Understanding three challenges that make cryptocurrency regulation difficult for nation states

Understanding three challenges that make cryptocurrency regulation difficult for nation states

Cryptocurrency regulation remains a headache for nations and there doesn’t seem to be an easy way around this difficulty. Many say innovation beats regulation. While this is true, there is a need for a bridge between innovators and regulators for investor confidence. This piece will look at three aspects that make cryptocurrency regulation in Africa … Read more

Bitcoin mining will explode in Africa – Bitcoin Magazine

Bitcoin mining will explode in Africa – Bitcoin Magazine

Mining titles are typically filled with mentions of North America and Asia, with occasional mentions of Latin America. But another region of the world is showing some unnoticed signs of continued interest in the mining sector. This article explores some data showing African nations ‘interest in mining and profiles some companies known to be mining … Read more