Tag: Cryptocurrency Guide

What Are Smart Contracts?

Cryptocurrency Guide Part 4: What Are Smart Contracts?

Blockchain technology has been around for a while, and more recently, numerous financial institutions, companies and governments have begun exploring the potential use cases, along with the benefits associated with distributed ledger technology. Part 1: What Are Cryptocurrencies Part2: How...

/ November 7, 2017 / 6 Comments
What Is a Blockchain

Cryptocurrency Guide Part 3: What Is a Blockchain?

In 2008, an anonymous figure going by the alias of Satoshi Nakamoto introduced a white paper detailing a specific software protocol that would soon come to be known as Bitcoin. Bitcoin is essentially a cryptocurrency that can be used as...

/ November 4, 2017 / 3 Comments
Cryptocurrency Guide

Cryptocurrency Guide Part 2: How Cryptocurrencies Work

In part two of our cryptocurrency guide, we explain how they work, why the decentralized system and blockchain technology is so appealing to users, and introduce terms which are common within the cryptocurrency world. Part 1: What Are Cryptocurrencies Consensus:...

/ September 26, 2017 / 10 Comments
Cryptocurrency Guide

Cryptocurrency Guide Part 1: What are Cryptocurrencies?

Estimates have stated that around 90% of the worlds money is digital, meaning that most of our money isn’t printed cash but is merely ones and zeros on a bank server. How long will it be before those digital numbers...

/ September 25, 2017 / 8 Comments