All posts by Louis Nel

Web developer, blockchain investor and blog writer.

DMarket Guide

Beginner’s Guide to DMarket: Decentralized Game Asset Marketplace

DMarket is a decentralized game asset marketplace. The marketplace covers a wide variety of games and turns virtual items into real commodities that can be traded on the blockchain. The idea of tokenization is central to the blockchain where any...

/ May 9, 2018 / 0 Comments
What is Viuly?

Beginner’s Guide to Viuly: Decentralized Video Sharing Platform

Most online users spend a considerable amount of time consuming online videos on video platforms like Youtube and Vimeo. While these centralized platforms are great they rely on advertisements to monetize that platform. While these advertisements are generally annoying, they...

/ May 4, 2018 / 0 Comments
Skycoin Guide

Beginner’s Guide to Skycoin: A Blockchain to Fix The Internet ?

Skycoin is a very ambitious cryptocurrency project that has a lot of different moving parts. Instead of a single coin it is actually a whole ecosystem of solutions to problems that the blockchain aim to solve. It is a complete...

/ April 23, 2018 / 1 Comment

Beginner’s Guide to PIVX: A Privacy Cryptocurrency Coin with Masternodes

PIVX, a cryptocurrency with a strong focus on privacy is an offshoot of DASH. It came to life when the crypto community couldn’t agree on the future of DASH. According to insider Crypto S.I. the DASH community was torn between...

/ April 11, 2018 / 0 Comments
Privacy Cryptocurrencies

Privacy Coins: Beginner’s Guide to Anonymous Cryptocurrencies

Since the dawn of cryptocurrencies, and in particular Bitcoin (BTC) the aim has been to facilitate a new breed of payment system. One of the key tenets of any peer-to-peer payment system is that it has to have superior privacy,...

/ April 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
What is Kodak Coin ?

Beginner’s Guide to KODAKOne: Kodak Coin Cryptocurrency for Photographers

The Eastman Kodak Company is no newcomer to the field of photography and digital imaging. Having filed for bankruptcy in 2012 and exiting the digital imaging business completely, it has made a comeback. Turning to the current trends in cryptocurrency,...

/ March 27, 2018 / 0 Comments
Legolas Exchange Guide

Beginner’s Guide to the Legolas Exchange: A Fair & Secure Crypto Exchange

Cryptocurrency exchanges are quite exclusive when it comes to investment capital. Since these crypto exchanges are largely not regulated it prevents traditional financial institutions getting involved in cryptocurrencies. Also, most leading crypto-exchanges do not accept fiat currency directly. As most...

/ March 15, 2018 / 0 Comments
Augur Guide

Beginner’s Guide to Augur: Decentralized Prediction Markets dApp

Augur is a dApp which has been created on the Ethereum platform designed to create a marketplace for predictions and pay users who successfully give the correct answer to a question. The app covers markets such as Sports, Politics, Crypto,...

/ March 13, 2018 / 0 Comments
Kik Kin Cryptocurrency Guide

Beginner’s Guide To Kin: Cryptocurrency for a Digital Services Ecosystem

Social media platforms, like Facebook and Twitter allow users to create content but the only ones who benefit from this are the companies themselves. Instant messaging applications also monetize and profile user data without compensation to users. Kik aims to...

/ March 12, 2018 / 5 Comments
Dentacoin Guide

Beginner’s Guide to Dentacoin

As disruptive as blockchain technology is, it is only a matter of time before it reaches into every sphere of industry. The dental industry is not immune to the far-reaching effects of the blockchain technology. Dentacoin is cryptocurrency for the...

/ March 5, 2018 / 1 Comment