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.

MetaMask Beginners Guide

Complete Beginners Guide to Using Metamask

If you’ve been into cryptocurrencies for any length of time you’ve probably come across quite a few different ways to store your coins, including hardware wallets, desktop wallets, mobile wallets, and even paper wallets. Today I want to talk about...

/ May 2, 2018
Bitcoin Gold (BTG) Review

Bitcoin Gold (BTG) Review: Should You Consider It?

Cryptocurrency forks are nothing new, in fact it seems we get a new one almost weekly these days. Even Bitcoin is expecting to see several forks in 2018, and these come after the several forks already completed last year. One...

/ April 30, 2018
What is Nem (XEM)

What is NEM (XEM)? Complete Guide to a Smart Asset Blockchain

NEM is an acronym for New Economy Movement, a blockchain platform that was build from the ground up. The actual cryptocurrency trades with the symbol XEM. It was designed as an enterprise solution for the upcoming blockchain revolution and global...

/ April 27, 2018
MyEtherWallet DNS Hack

MEW Hack: Time to look at Decentralized Solutions to DNS Servers

With the recent DNS hack of the MyEtherWallet service, which resulted in roughly $150,000 in Ethereum coins being stolen in a period of 15 minutes, it becomes increasingly important to take a look at the outdated centralized DNS system. Moreover,...

/ April 25, 2018
Bitcoin Private (BTCP)

Bitcoin Private (BTCP) Review: Everything You Need to Know

Bitcoin Private is a recently created “fork-merge” of ZClassic and Bitcoin that is decentralized, open-source, fast, community-driven, and private. Bitcoin private was created to give users the ability to spend their coin with complete privacy and all the benefits of...

/ April 23, 2018
Home Mining Cryptocurrency

The Economics of Home Mining: Is it Worth Your Time?

As cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin become increasingly popular many people have wondered if it’s worth their time to mine crypto at home. The real question though is whether it’s worth the investment to mine cryptocurrencies at home. Other than the time...

/ April 21, 2018
DigixDao Review

DigixDAO Review: What You Need to Know About DGD & DGX

Cryptocurrencies were born with the noble idea of having a currency with no central authority of control, and value based on the actual utility of the currency. Bitcoin was that first cryptocurrency, and the value or price of Bitcoin was...

/ April 18, 2018
Binance Coin Review

Binance Coin (BNB): The Token of the Largest Crypto Exchange

Most people familiar with the cryptocurrency landscape recognize Binance as one of the most popular cryptocurrency exchanges currently on the market. What they may not know, if they aren’t using the Binance platform, is that the exchange also has its...

/ April 16, 2018
Mine Monero on your PC

Start Mining Monero at Home with These Easy Steps

Even if you’ve just started in cryptocurrency you likely know that new Bitcoins are created through a process known as mining. You might not know that Bitcoin isn’t the only coin that can be mined – in fact there are...

/ April 12, 2018
What is Bytom

What is Bytom? The Bridge Between the Physical & Digital World

I remember almost 30 years ago when I first got on the internet how completely decentralized it was. How much that has changed in those three decades. Today our internet is controlled by a small group of companies in tech...

/ April 10, 2018