Tokes Platform: Bridging The Gap Between Cannabis & Cryptocurrency

In this video, I sit down with Michael Wagner Co-Founder & CEO of Tokes Platform. Tokes Platform was founded to solve the cannabis industry’s banking problem via cryptocurrency payments, the Tokes Platform also builds blockchain based “track and trace” solutions for supply chain management and integration to conventional enterprise software (ERP systems) for any industry. Continue reading Tokes Platform: Bridging The Gap Between Cannabis & Cryptocurrency

Stablecoins & Counterparty Risk

So-called “Stablecoins” have emerged in the Cryptocurrency space; while mass adoption has been a dream of HODLers and Traders alike, the volatility of Cryptocurrency has always been a barrier to that adoption. Stablecoins are intended to deal with that volatility by having the Cryptocurrency backed by a fiat currency, in the case of USDT and TUSD, that currency being the United States Dollar (USD). The … Continue reading Stablecoins & Counterparty Risk

USDT/Tether Comes Under Further Scrutiny

As stated in a recent post, there is a bill in California that would allow Cannabis businesses to pay their state taxes in Stablecoins which would go a long way towards mass adoption, the issue is as this adoption approaches, the powers that be are going to turn their attention more and more to crypto and the companies that deal in it. Recently, the New … Continue reading USDT/Tether Comes Under Further Scrutiny

E*Trade May Soon Allow Investing in Cryptocurrencies.

Bloomberg Reports that trading platforms E*Trade is testing cryptocurrency on their platform and may soon allow investors to trade cryptocurrencies says an unnamed source close to the project. So far the assets that have been mentioned are Bitcoin & Ethereum with more to come in the future. If this turns out to be true, E*Trade will join the ranks of Robinhood and Coinbase who have … Continue reading E*Trade May Soon Allow Investing in Cryptocurrencies.

Who is Satoshi Nakamoto?

The one good thing about Craig Wright’s none stop claim that he is Satoshi Nakamoto is that it has made people once again ask, who is Satoshi Nakamoto? Was Bitcoin created by a single person or was it a group? In a recent poll on Twitter, the Young Dumb Crypto account @youngdumbcrypto ask: “What if Craig Wright is 1/5th Satoshi?? Does that make his claim … Continue reading Who is Satoshi Nakamoto?

Can Cryptocurrency be the way out of Cannabis’ cash only model? Part One: Tokes Platform

In the second in our series, we continue our look at bridging the gap between Cryptocurrency and Cannabis: The Cannabis business is preparing to enter into high gear as more and more states legalize recreational use in addition to medical. It’s speculated that this new industry will make millions, if not billions of dollars in the United States and with it a whole new crop … Continue reading Can Cryptocurrency be the way out of Cannabis’ cash only model? Part One: Tokes Platform