All posts by Robert Devoe

Robert is based in Shanghai, China. A true believer in the freedom, privacy, and independence of the future digital economy, he has been involved in the cryptocurrency scene for years.

Bitcoin Halving

What is Bitcoin Halving? Complete Guide to this Mining Change

Every four years or so, bitcoin undergoes an important event known as the "bitcoin halving". This first happened in 2012, and again in 2016. Likewise, it will happen again sometime in 2020 and 2024. What is the bitcoin halving? What...

/ March 20, 2018 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Bubble

Is Bitcoin In A Bubble? If So, Could the Cryptocurrency Bubble Burst?

Many well known and highly respected financial analyst and heavyweights have accused Bitcoin of being in a bubble. The Wall Street Journal published an article where they interviewed 53 economists about the future of Bitcoin. And 51 of them said...

/ March 8, 2018 / 1 Comment
Mining Problems

The Problems With Cryptocurrency Mining: Energy Use & Centralization

Proof-of-work mining has a few serious problems. Every day, networks like Bitcoin, Dash, and Litecoin become evermore centralized. Industrial-scale mining operations that burn through electricity have put the power to control the networks in the hands of just a few....

/ March 8, 2018 / 1 Comment
Market Cap Guide

What is a Cryptocurrency Market Cap? Beginner’s Guide to Market Cap vs. Coin Price

If you're familiar with traditional financial markets like stocks, you're probably familiar with what a market cap is. But when it comes to cryptocurrency, many new and especially young people are joining every day, and many of those people may...

/ March 5, 2018 / 0 Comments

Are ICO Tokens and Cryptocurrencies “Securities”?

You've probably come across the term securities before. Recently the US Government agency that deals with securities, known as the SEC or Securities and Exchange Commission, has been increasingly getting involved in cryptocurrencies. Earlier this month, SEC chairman Jay Clayton...

/ February 28, 2018 / 1 Comment
Salt vs Ethlend

Salt vs Ethlend: The Cryptocurrency Lending Platforms

As the cryptocurrency economy continues to grow and evolve, a few platforms focused purely on borrowing and lending have appeared and are continuing to garner support. Each one has their own quirks, as well as their own unique features. Generally...

/ February 22, 2018 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Passive Income

How To Earn a Passive Income With Cryptocurrency

Today, cryptocurrencies are much more than just a means of making or receiving payments. Through the use of smart contracts and innovative consensus methods, it's possible now to hold various cryptocurrencies and earn a relatively regular return by doing so....

/ February 5, 2018 / 1 Comment
Guide to Bitcoin Fractions & Divisibility

You Don’t Have to Buy a Whole Bitcoin: Guide to Bitcoin Fractions & Divisibility

You've probably heard a so-called expert say something like this before: only the rich would likely buy bitcoin because the price of each one is over X dollars. Conversely, anyone who is deeply familiar with bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies would...

/ January 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Dogecoin Guide

Beginner’s Guide to Dogecoin

What would you think if someone today created a new cryptocurrency, and it was very obvious from the start that it was intended to be satirical? A lot of people probably wouldn't even give it a second thought. That was...

/ January 29, 2018 / 0 Comments
Binance vs Kucoin Review

Binance vs Kucoin: Which is the Best Cryptocurrency Exchange ?

It can be difficult to choose a cryptocurrency exchange when there are so many choices available, and so many conflicting reviews about them. Today, we're going to look at two of the most popular Asian cryptocurrency exchanges on the market...

/ January 25, 2018 / 2 Comments