Bitcoin

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Bitcoin Jumps 1,000% This Year!

Bitcoin rises by $2000 in one day! Then it falls by just as much the very same day. Is the digital currency here to stay? Or a volatile, unproven and unbacked currency that’s doomed to fail? Coindesk’s Nolan Bauerie gives Richard his two cents.


The Real Value of Blockchain Unexplored

Over the last month, there has been an influx of people asking me for advice on cryptocurrencies. One major problem I discovered was that most of the individuals that had asked me for advice have heard of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other altcoins, but had no understanding of Blockchain. Little do they know that cryptocurrencies exist … Continued


Getting Started with Bitcoin – The Basics

What is Bitcoin? A type of digital currency in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of units of currency and verify the transfer of funds, operating independently from a central bank. In other words, Bitcoin has no central authority, anyone can use and trade with Bitcoin. There is a fixed supply which … 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



Bitcoin Cash Proposal May Take Away Decentralization from Bitcoin Core

Bitcoin is the gold standard for cryptocurrencies. It’s growth in popularity has created a problem. With it’s current limited 1MB blocks, the speed, and scalability has decreased drastically with popular demand of BTC (Bitcoin Core). Bitcoin Cash, implemented by BitcoinABC software, is run by a small group of miners that are promoting a new solution. … 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