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Head to Head: Basic Attention Token (BAT) & AdEx (ADX)

  Interested organizations and individuals are taking part in the development of cryptocurrencies that will disrupt every industry to date. As the technology behind cryptocurrencies and blockchain grows larger, there will be winners and losers in the process, due to overlapping ideas and use cases. Two companies that are currently competing against one another in … Continued

0x Decentralized ERC-20 Token Exchange Raises $24Mn in ICO

    One of the latest startups to emerge, 0x (ZRX), has raised $24Mn in funding from their initial coin offering on August 15th, 2017. According to the 0x team, 12,000 backers helped reach the $24Mn hard-cap within 24 hours. The ICO attracted participation from venture capitalist firms such as Blockchain Capital & FBG Capital, … Continued


AMBROSUS Partners with TREK THERAPEUTICS to Develop a Blockchain-powered Method to Track Quality in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Zug, Switzerland and Boston, MA  — Ambrosus, the world’s first trusted blockchain-based ecosystem for the supply chain, today announced a partnership with pharmaceutical pioneer Trek Therapeutics, PBC (Trek) to apply integrated sensors coupled with blockchain-based technology to pharmaceutical drug manufacturing … Continued

Civic is Disrupting the Identity Verification Industry

Did you know in 2016, there were roughly 1.1Bn identities stolen across the globe? From that 1.1Bn, roughly 15.4Mn were from the United States alone. Identity theft is a growing problem for everyone and having a secure method to manage your identity is becoming more important than ever before. Enter Civic, the secure, fully decentralized Identity … Continued

Top 3 ICOs of 2017

2017 has been a record year for Initial Coin Offerings in several aspects. Not only has ICO fundraising surpassed all the Venture Capital funding invested in Blockchain start-ups since the inception of Blockchain, ICOs have raised more than seed funding raised in 2017. So far, 92 projects have raised a combined $1.3 Bn of token … Continued

NEO 2.0 Launch Set for August 8 Anniversary Celebration

The new NEO website design is finalized, which will go live on August 8th, alongside the NEO 2.0 launch. The NEO team said: “Along the rebranding to NEO, we are taking the opportunity to update the blockchain network. The Antshares network 1.x has limited smart contract functionality, so we will update it to the NEO … Continued

STOX ICO Raises $30 Million Worth of Ethereum In a Flash

Since launching the ICO on August 2nd, 2017, STOX has successfully raised $30 million in one day! According to Etherscan, STOX collected 134,500 ETH (Ethereum), with the collaborative benefits of marketing by Boxing Champion Floyd “Money” Mayweather. STOX had given themselves a two-week timeline and a cap of 148,000 ETH, yet they successfully ended their … Continued

Coinbase Supporting Bitcoin Cash Despite Volatility

One of the more well-known exchanges, Coinbase, will begin accepting Bitcoin Cash starting January 1st, 2018. A recent blog post released by Coinbase ensures it’s existing customers, that both Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) remain safely stored on the exchange. This announcement comes after Coinbase stated they will not be supporting the fork in a blog … Continued

We’re Hiring! Join Our Team Today!

Passionate about Cryptocurrencies? Join the Movement @ CryptoCanucks It has been quite a journey we’ve travelled over the last couple of months and we’re looking to grow our team of Cryptocurrency enthusiasts, analysts, investors and mentors. If you’re looking for an exciting, educational and beneficial internship opportunity working within a rapidly growing industry, then CryptoCanucks … Continued

The Hidden Treasures of Litecoin

Over the last few years, public interest in digital currencies has increased dramatically. While Bitcoin has been at the forefront of this attention, a number of other altcoins have emerged (825+ of them according to Coinmarketcap). One currency, in particular, Litecoin, has been quietly gaining popularity. Litecoin was founded in 2011 by ex-Googler and MIT … Continued

Toronto Lawyer’s Cryptocurrency Insight

Toronto Law Firm to Accept Cryptocurrency Grinhaus Law Firm is Growing With Their Clients and Technology Grinhaus Law Firm (, a boutique, full service Tax and Corporate Law Firm located in mid-town Toronto, joined a small group of Toronto Law Firms that accept Cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin are not official forms … Continued

Ripple Payment Protocol – Overview

Since the early days of Bitcoin, a large number of alternative cryptocurrencies have emerged, including Ethereum, Litecoin, and Ripple. These altcoins, short for alternative coins, are based on the Bitcoin blockchain, aiming to address Bitcoin’s shortcomings. For instance, Litecoin facilitates payments approximately four times faster than Bitcoin at a fraction of the cost. While most … Continued

Key Dates for Possible Bitcoin Blockchain Split

Bitcoin’s price has dropped as low as 1851.66 USD and 2357.14 CAD within the last 60 days. With August 1st soon approaching, the trajectory of Bitcoin Core (BTC) is still questionable. Due to the fact that Bitcoin has no central authority, the mining community holds the power on decisions for future improvements as mentioned in … Continued

What is Lightning Network?

  What is Lightning Network? Lightning Network is a decentralized Blockchain using smart contracts functionality to enable instant payments across a network of participants. It allows bitcoin transactions to occur instantly without any delay in block confirmation times (verification process for peer-to-peer payments). It will allow millions of transactions to occur within a few seconds, at … Continued

What is a Hard Fork?

Hard Fork is a mandatory software update permanently diverging within the Blockchain. Non-upgraded nodes within the Blockchain cannot validate blocks of transactions without updating their software. The hard fork would cause a split in the chain and thus creating two separate coins that are not compatible with one another – this update is irreversible.    

What is a Soft Fork?

A software update that isn’t mandatory, because the new soft-fork rules also follow the old software rules. Computers running the old program will adjust to the new features implemented by the soft fork update. The update is reversible if the majority of miners decide the older version was more favorable.

Is It Legal to Own Bitcoin In Canada?

Bitcoin is Legal to buy and transact in Canada and is regulated by anti-money laundering legislation and counter-terrorist financing legislation. Given its popularity, it’s not surprising that Bitcoin got under Canada Revenue Agency’s radars. If you buy, hold and sell virtual currency, and make a profit in the process, you must claim that profit as … Continued

Head to Head: Golem (GNT) & Elastic (XEL)

  The first Supercomputer was developed 50 years ago to analyze experiments conducted for nuclear research. Since then, humans have been able to build larger, more sophisticated machines to achieve weather forecasting, climate research, oil and gas exploration and molecular modeling. These supercomputers do produce the desired outcomes, however, it does have it’s drawbacks. It … Continued

How To: Mining Bitcoin or Ethereum as a Beginner

If you’re here reading this article, then you’ve probably gained some interest in mining cryptocurrencies. However, setting up your own mining rig and finding the right GPUs ( Graphic Cards ) can be a daunting task, especially if you have no technical background or knowledge. Luckily, there are services out there which help you get … Continued

What is Bitcoin Mining?

What is Bitcoin Mining? A great video by on what Bitcoin mining actually is. Watch the video below to learn more about what Bitcoin mining is and then head over to our article on How-To: Mining Bitcoin or Ethereum as a Complete Beginner to get started.

Surviving Bitcoin’s SegWit Activation on August 1st

As of late, there’s been a lot of confusion for investors and traders of the Bitcoin community. Several proposals are leaving non-technical and new investors speculating about the impacts of the changes that will take place the 1st of August. Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market as a whole is experiencing an influx of demand. Its … Continued

Wagerr Altcoin Review

What is Wagerr? Let’s face it, everybody knows someone that loves to place bets on sports. Wagerr is a cryptocurrency designed for a safe and secure way of betting on various sporting events. Betting worldwide is a three trillion dollar ( USD ) industry and Wagerr looks to have a big piece of that pie. … Continued