All posts by Louis Nel

Web developer, blockchain investor and blog writer.

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
Coinbase Alternatives

Alternatives to Coinbase: Buy & Sell Cryptocurrency Instantly

Coinbase has built a reputation as one of the biggest and best cryptocurrency exchanges. Not only in the United States of America (USA) but also in the rest of the world. The exchange is supported in 32 countries. Coinbase focuses...

/ March 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
Best Ripple Wallets

Best Ripple Wallets 2018: Hardware vs Mobile vs Software vs Paper

Ripple is aimed at large organizations that sends a large volume of transactions. It aims to be secure and takes only a few seconds per transaction. In fact, it is claimed that Ripple can handle up to 1000 transactions per...

/ February 28, 2018 / 0 Comments
Best Dash Wallets

Best Dash Wallets 2018: Hardware vs Software vs Paper

DASH (Digital Cash) was one of the first altcoins to be fully promoted as a payment solution in the blockchain era. In Bitcoin’s seminal whitepaper it is described as a “peer-to-peer electronic cash system”. With Bitcoin’s rising fees, long transaction...

/ February 27, 2018 / 4 Comments