Dubai Embraces Blockchain

The Dubai Land Department ( DLD ) has just announced that they plan on being the first government entity to fully adopt and implement blockchain technology as a platform for transactions in this space.  Their goal is to have its entire land registry and database moved onto the blockchain within 3 years. The future of Dubai and its real estate sector is adopting the same technology that is bringing Bitcoin and other crypto-currencies to the mainstream the world over.  With this technology, the DLD plans on recording and building a database of all transactions dealing with real estate.  From purchase

Bitcoin Publicity – Making Waves Or Just Making Noise?

There’s no doubt that Bitcoin and all things crypto are becoming more and more publicized as every new day passes.  The question is whether or not all this publicity is helping or hurting Bitcoin.  To determine this answer, we first need to see which camps are making all the noise, and break down there take on the subject. Pro Bitcoin Camp The Pro Bitcoin Camp is comprised of numerous interest groups and they all want Bitcoin to flourish for their own agendas.  Some of these groups include, but are not limited to: Digital Techies – This group includes all those

The Unbelievable Answer!

This short story takes place in January of 1999.  One of the biggest gatherings of pool players, hustlers and sharks throughout the year, took place every January in a nice hotel in Kentucky.  This hotel was quite large and had several humungous ballrooms that was the site for the annual Derby City Classic pool tournament.  This event was actually a series of events much like the WSOP in Vegas has for poker.  There were typically 3 or 4 of different disciplines that had there own tournament, like 9 ball, 10 ball, bank pool, and one-pocket.  Every year the best of

Bitcoin Breaks Into The Online Gambling Scene!

Unless you’ve been under a rock for the last couple years, you’ve probably come to realize that there’s a new form of money making waves in the digital world. This trendsetting money goes by the name of Bitcoin, and is leading the charge for the handful of crypto-currencies making their way into the mainstream.  As ridiculous as a virtual, or digital, currency may seem to some, it’s quickly becoming the “go to “method for all transactions and commerce online.  The popularity growth for Bitcoin is also creating buzz in the investment community for its rapidly ascending value, somewhat reminiscent of

Is This Seat Taken?

This is a classic and one of my favorite hustle stories for the fact that my brother took the lead on this one to my surprise.  Me and my brother are boarding our connecting flight from Charlotte, NC to Las Vegas, NV.  We’ve been looking forward to this trip for the last 2 months, and we’re already in the Vegas mindset of gambling and riches, and just ready to get there. As the airline starts boarding the first passengers, I make a last minute trip to the restroom before my group is called.  Of course my brother gets in line and