Category: News

Developing Countries

How Bitcoin & Cryptocurrencies are Helping Developing Countries

Cryptocurrencies have the potential to change the lives of some of the world’s poorest and most desperate people for the better. Cryptocurrency can improve lives by helping residents of developing...

/ December 23, 2017 / 3 Comments

Top Cryptocurrency News Sites: The Best Resources to Stay Informed

I came to the cryptocurrency space with a brief background in political journalism, so once I started diving into crypto, I looked around for critical news resources that could guide...

/ December 23, 2017 / 19 Comments
Bitcoin Futures

Bitcoin Futures: Traditional Investment Instrument Meets the Bitcoin Boom

Bitcoin futures contracts: they're what we're all talking about right now, both in the cryptocurrency ecosystem and in traditional investment circles alike. Why? Because these futures contracts have the potential...

/ December 18, 2017 / 1 Comment
Bitcoin Energy Consumption

Bitcoin Energy Consumption: Facing the Environmental Concerns

A recent CBS News report highlighted how Bitcoin mining was responsible for generating an annual level of energy consumption that was higher than 159 countries. As such, a contentious conversation...

/ December 7, 2017 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Price

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Major Price Surges on the Horizon, How High Will it Go?

Just about everyone is going bonkers for Bitcoin right now. And that's no surprise, seeing as how the number one cryptocurrency has had an absolutely explosive price performance in 2017....

/ December 4, 2017 / 1 Comment
Crypto Kitties

CryptoKitties: The Latest Excitement Sweeping the Ethereum Community

CryptoKitties is a decentralized app built atop Ethereum. It's brand new, but it's already been taking the Ethereum ecosystem by storm, with millions of dollars' worth of CryptoKitties trades occurring...

/ December 4, 2017 / 3 Comments
Ethereum Price

Ethereum Price Analysis: The Future Looks Bright for ETH

Just how high can Ethereum go? That's the question we're all asking ourselves as the number two cryptocurrency by market capitalization is vaulting to unprecedented all-time price highs in Q4...

/ December 2, 2017 / 2 Comments
Exit Scams

What is an “Exit Scam” & How Can You Avoid Them ?

This week, the concept of the “exit scam” hit the headlines of the cryptocurrency space as escrow-related crypto startup Confido – painfully and ironically meaning “I trust” in Italian –...

/ November 22, 2017 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Hard Fork

Bitcoin Hard Forks Bitcoin Gold & Segwit2x: What You Need to Know

On 25 October2017 a new cryptocurrency called Bitcoin Gold split off from the Bitcoin blockchain. In mid-November, another new coin is expected to be released, known as Segwit2x. These coins...

/ October 28, 2017 / 8 Comments

Why Bitcoin is Still the Wave of the Future

When the cryptocurrency known as Bitcoin first hit the market and started garnering attention, people were intrigued. The value of the newly minted currency quickly rose from almost nothing to...

/ August 7, 2017 / 3 Comments