All posts by Mike Jenkins

Mike is a professional altcoin dabbler and investor from London, United Kingdom, with over 4 years of experience in the field. Mike has risen to stardom in the crypto space, thanks to being a childhood friend of Coin Bureau’s Guy the crypto guy. He is a strong advocate of the Altcoins and the opportunities that can be found in some of the more exotic corners of the space.

Blockchain Domains Cover

Blockchain Domains: Complete Guide from DNS to ENS

Even though I manage to forget all manner of things – birthdays, where I left my keys, the names of friends’ children – some bits of information remain lodged in my brain. One of these is the landline number of...

/ July 5, 2020
Web Authentication EtherAuth

Creating a Web Authentication Mechanism on the Blockchain

We live in an era of convenience and anything that can reduce the time that it takes to complete simple tasks is embraced with open arms. One of the most relevant examples in the online world comes from the realm...

/ October 27, 2018
Applications of Zero Knowledge Proofs

3 Real World Applications of Zero Knowledge Proofs

Applying cutting-edge technology can be extremely challenging, especially when the technology itself is not trivial to explain. It is also much harder to raise awareness for technology that is extremely complex and highly theoretical. And, in order for the adoption...

/ October 25, 2018

Big Players are Moving into Blockchain – Here Are 13 Examples

Blockchain Technology has been the talk of the town lately. Denoting a decentralized, tamper-resistant digital ledger, it is at the core of the cryptocurrency ecosystem. The characteristics of this tech, though, allow for alternative applications in various domains, including the...

/ April 16, 2018
Gold Backed Cryptocurrency

What Are the Prospects of a Gold-backed Cryptocurrency?

A gold-backed cryptocurrency will only be successful if it can build trust with users, who will need to believe they can store value safely. To build this level of trust, operators need to be transparent with their underlying gold holdings...

/ March 24, 2018
Vyper Smart Contract

Beginners Guide to the Vyper Smart Contract Language

Vyper is a smart contract language paradigm deriving from Python 3 syntax and conventions and targeting the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM). The EVM is a simulated global singleton computer which runs parallel to the block-chained ledger on Ethereum, allowing for the...

/ March 22, 2018
ICO Exit Scams

Five Top Tips to Avoid Falling Victim to ICO Exit Scams

Traditional financial markets are tightly regulated these days, so it very problematic for con artists to pull off frauds and get away with it. Things are different in the cryptocurrency landscape due to its unregulated nature. Some of the common...

/ March 21, 2018