All posts by Steve Walters

Steve has been writing for the financial markets for the past 7 years and during that time has developed a growing passion for cryptocurrencies.

Populous (PPT) Review

Populous (PPT) Review: Invoice Financing on the Blockchain

Populous is an interesting project that is taking on a little known sector of the small business world. The Populous platform is a peer-to-peer (P2P) blockchain project intended to make it easier and more efficient for small and medium enterprises...

/ June 13, 2018
Nebulas (NAS) Review

Review of Nebulas (NAS): Making the Internet Decentralised

Nebulas is a fairly new project, but it has been moving very quickly. The team behind the Nebulas project hopes to create a self-evolving blockchain that is incentive based for users and will provide a decentralized platform that provides search...

/ June 11, 2018
Microsoft and Gihtub for Crypto

Microsoft & Github: Must We Worry and How Should Crypto Adapt?

If you follow news about blockchain, coding and software development at all you probably already heard that Microsoft announced on Monday that they were purchasing GitHub, the world’s largest repository of open-source software, for $7.5 billion in stock. The deal...

/ June 8, 2018
Ethereum Mining Pools

Ethereum Mining Pools: Best Places to Mine ETH

If you’ve decided to mine Ethereum before it switches to proof of stake you’ll need a few things to be successful. The first is obviously a strong Ethereum mining rig. Assuming you’ve already bought or built a rig for mining...

/ June 7, 2018
Iconomi (ICN) Review

Iconomi (ICN) Review: The Digital Asset Management Platform

Iconomi is something a bit different in the cryptocurrency and blockchain world. While it focuses on financials as do many crypto projects, it is unique in that it allows users to create their own digital asset array (DAA). Perhaps even...

/ June 4, 2018
Enjin Coin (ENJ) Review

Enjin Coin (ENJ) Review: Putting Gaming On The Blockchain

The Enjin Coin is an ERC-20 cryptocurrency that was created by Enjin to support their vision of putting gaming on the blockchain. Enjin already describes itself as the “largest gaming community platform online” and supports over 300,000 gaming communities, with...

/ May 30, 2018
Electrify Asia (ELEC) Review

Review of Electrify Asia (ELEC) – Everything You Need to Know

More than half of the world’s population is living in Asia and nearly half of those are connected to a central power grid for their electricity needs. This is a huge marketplace, and as countries increasingly liberalize their electricity markets...

/ May 28, 2018
Tax Implications Crypto Mining

The Tax Implications of Home Crypto Mining: How Does it Work?

While it seems many U.S. citizens haven’t been paying taxes on their Bitcoin mining activity, it is important for you to know that mining bitcoin is not exempt from taxes in the U.S. It doesn’t matter if you’re mining specifically...

/ May 25, 2018
Status (STN) Review

Review of Status (SNT): The Ethereum Powered Mobile OS

Status is a unique concept that will either change the landscape for the Ethereum network, or fade into obscurity if it doesn’t deliver on its promise. That promise is becoming increasingly ambitious, but the original design of Status is as...

/ May 23, 2018
Bitstamp Review

Bitstamp Review: What You Need to Know Before Trading

One of the oldest and most respected cryptocurrency exchanges in operation today is Bitstamp. You may have heard of them, especially if you’re a resident of Europe. Bitstamp began operations in 2011, not long after the creation of Bitcoin, and...

/ May 22, 2018