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.

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
Po.et (POE) Review

Po.et (POE) Review: Securing Intellectual Property on the Blockchain

Po.et is a unique and possibly groundbreaking blockchain platform that is being created as a way for content creators, publishers, artists and other creatives to both prove ownership of their content, and issue licenses to ensure they receive proper compensation...

/ May 18, 2018
Bitshares (BTS) Review

Review of Bitshares (BTS): The Original Decentralised Exchange

Bitshares (BTS) was launched back in July 2014 as one of the first decentralized cryptocurrency exchanges. It also serves as an open source financial platform, as you’ll see later in this article. One of the primary problems being solved by...

/ May 17, 2018
ZCash Ceremony Overview

What is the ZCash Ceremony? The Complete Beginners Guide

Cryptocurrencies are already steeped in unfathomable depths for some. The idea of a cryptographic currency just too deep to comprehend for some, and seeming like “magic” to others. To create even more mystery, the privacy focused coin Zcash was born...

/ May 11, 2018
NXT Coin Review

NXT Coin Review: A Deep Dive into the Original Blockchain 2.0

Nxt is one of the oldest cryptocurrencies, and is more than just that, but is an entire platform that was developed with the aim of improving on modern blockchain technology. In fact, NXT was one of the first “developer” blockchains...

/ May 7, 2018
ICO Failures of 2017

Nearly 50% of ICOs from 2017 Are Failing. Here’s Why

While the ICO market can be exciting, and very profitable for those that get into the right project at the right time, no one has ever claimed that it’s a stable arena. And now we have statistics to back up...

/ May 4, 2018
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