What are central bank digital currencies—and why are central banks creating them?

TO RETAIN CONTROL of their monetary systems, which are increasingly being threatened by the rise of online payments and the gradual demise of cash, global …

Economy  Karan Poudel

What is the Metaverse?

ON 28 OCTOBER Facebook renamed itself as Meta in order to set the standards for virtual reality known as the metaverse. Last year it announced …

Tech  Karan Poudel

What is an NFT?

IT WASNT UNTIL last year that NON-FUNGIBLE TOKENS (NFTs) got firmly established into the mainstream. Though first invented in 2014, NFTs really took off when …

Tech  Karan Poudel