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.

Lisk (LSK) Review

Lisk Review: The Leading JavaScript Dapp Development Platform

Lisk (LSK) is a pretty established project that was launched in 2016. They are trying to bring blockchain development “to the masses” with their unique platform. This “developer’s blockchain” is well liked because of their numerous SDKs and their use...

/ July 22, 2019

Exchange Volume Faking: How They Fake it Till They Make It

Since 2017 there have been reports that cryptocurrency exchanges are faking their volume, and most recently in March 2019 a report from Bitwise Asset Management gave the most detailed evidence of this, showing that 95% of Bitcoin volume is faked...

/ July 17, 2019
ArcBlock Review

ArcBlock Review: Simple Dapp & Blockchain Development Platform

ArcBlock (ABT) is another project that is trying to simplify the process of Decentralised Application (dApp) and blockchain development. The project launched with a sizable ICO back in 2018 and have been slowly building out their technology. Indeed, building a...

/ July 16, 2019
TomoChain Review

What is Tomochain? Complete Beginners Guide to TOMO Token

Tomochain (TOMO) is a project that is trying to help scale the Ethereum blockchain – no doubt a pressing concern in the face of previous network bloat. Indeed, scaling has been foremost in the minds of Ethereum developers ever since...

/ July 12, 2019
ICO vs. STO vs. IEO

ICO vs. STO vs. IEO: Comprehensive Guide To Token Fundraising

ICO, STO, IEO – There are now so many acronyms around the process of raising capital it’s becoming a bit confusing for the basic retail investor who isn’t spending 40+ hours a week in the markets. The good news is...

/ July 10, 2019
Aion Review Cover

Aion Review: The Interoperable dApp Development Platform

Aion is a project with pretty ambitious goals. They want to be a common protocol that will connect a whole host of other blockchains. Aion was launched back in the hysteria of the 2017 bull run and was able to...

/ July 8, 2019
Energi NRG Review

Energi Review: Dash Fork Driving Crypto Mass Adoption

Energi (NRG) has been one of the biggest movers in the cryptocurrency space over the last couple of days – catapulting into the top 100. At its core, the NRG blockchain is trying to take distributed ledger technology to the...

/ July 5, 2019
Best Stablecoins

Best Stablecoins: 8 of the Top Stablecoins to Hodl Crypto Gains

Stablecoins are seen as some of the best alternatives for traders to Hodl their CryptoCurrency gains in times of extreme market volatility. However, the stablecoin market has become quite saturated recently as a number of competing projects and issuers have...

/ July 3, 2019
Thunder Token Review

Thunder Token Review: Complete Beginners Guide to ThunderCore

ThunderCore is one of the latest projects that is trying to solve the blockchain trilemma. That constant struggle between Decentralization, Scalability and Security. The project is the culmination of years of scientific research. It was only launched recently and has...

/ July 1, 2019
Vertcoin (VTC) Review

Vertcoin Review: ASIC Resistant & GPU Mined Alternative to Bitcoin

Vertcoin (VTC) is one of the more established cryptocurrencies that was launched “way back” in 2014 without too much fanfare. It was released without an ICO, without an airdrop, and without a pre-mine as a simple blockchain project on Github....

/ June 28, 2019