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Pratima Harigunani

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I am Pratima - an incorrigible, curious and ever-evolving writer. Apart from an exciting journey in the protean terrain of Enterprise IT for 8 years (with CIOL), I have also flexed my journo-muscles in other genres with platforms like Sustainuance, Sustainability Zero and Taxinomics.I am still trying to wrap my head around this fascinating crypto-universe and its ever-changing orbits and black holes. I love understanding, dissecting, explaining and stirring up this world with my curiosity. I call my desk 221-C because, like the great sleuth, I truly believe – Questions are, often, more important than answers. So which of these four statements about me is not true? 1. I developed cold feet on my first sky-dive. Opted out. Ran for the hills, literally 2. Won the ‘The 10th PoleStar ‘Jury's Special Recognition Award in IT Journalism (2008) 3. I have, still, not seen GoT 4. I love broccoli but hate broccoli-journalism
The Hallmark Card moment of data? Decentralised Data Marketplaces

The Hallmark Card moment of data? Decentralised Data Marketplaces

Privacy transgressions and third-party data abuse aside, even user-awareness on the power of one’s own data is deplorably absent in their blind-and...
Crypto’s new Face. Book your spot for the meteor night

Crypto’s new Face. Book your spot for the meteor night

What if the virtual economies of a Farmville or a Second Life would not be just for play? If crypto powers native...
Scams, Shams - ICOs, STOs - Potatoes, Tomatoes

Scams, Shams – ICOs, STOs – Potatoes, Tomatoes

They may rhyme well but changing the alphabets does not change some fundamental inadequacies on transparency or the propensity for scams that...
Crypto-laundering – Not a Washing Machine. Yet

Crypto-laundering – Not a Washing Machine. Yet

Despite all the perception that crypto-atheists, naysayers and some movie-makers have, and spur, about crypto technology being a laundering nightmare, the truth...
BSV- Not End of Game. Starting a War

BSV- Not End of Game. Starting a War

Heroes can indulge in trifling beer-bar fights. Super-heroes can’t. There is no time. There is a new tussle between...
How to get over your Ex

How to get over your Ex

Pick a paper, note down their good things, then the not-so-good things and well, move on. One entails a...
Blockchain – Cue for a SWIFT-er world

Blockchain – Cue for a SWIFT-er world

Even Erno Rubik would feel like Edward Scissorhands here. In the global-payments space Putting everything on its right axis – speed,...
Malvertising

Malvertising

Advertising and Mining: Oil and water? Beer and Milk? From clever brains to wicked skulls, from new-age Salons...
2019: A Happy - and New - Year for crypto-conmen and thieves so far

2019: A Happy – and New – Year for crypto-conmen and thieves so far

The bubbly is unmistakably all around as experts and security -industry players take stock of new crypto-threats and malware attacks gaining steam...
Monero: Not THE Earliest Bird, and still getting the worm

Monero: Not THE Earliest Bird, and still getting the worm

Why using open-source and GPU approaches is making Monero a smart second-mover in cryptocurrency forest? The First One gets...

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