Category: Analysis

Biggest Bitcoin Hacks

Biggest Bitcoin Hacks: 7 of The Largest Breaches in History

Bitcoin hacks are one of the most pressing issues that face exchanges, users, businesses and regulators. Yet, despite these concerns there have been numerous advances that have been made in cybersecurity that are able to counter many of these threats....

/ February 15, 2019
Best PIVX Wallets

Best PIVX Wallets: 6 of the Safest Places to Store PIVX

PIVX is a popular proof-of-stake (PoS) cryptocurrency that allows those who hold it to earn more PIVX by staking or by running masternodes. Additionally, its implementation of the Zerocoin protocol makes it the only fully anonymous PoS cryptocurrency in existence....

/ January 31, 2019
CoinGecko Year in Review

CoinGecko Yearly Report: The Most Interesting Insights of 2018

2018 was indeed quite an epic year in the cryptocurrency industry. From extreme market movements to exchange hacks and the constant allure of “institutional adoption“, it was a year to remember. This was all fastidiously documented and summarized in a...

/ January 30, 2019
Best Bytecoin Wallets

Best Bytecoin Wallets: Top 4 of the Safest BCN Storage Options

Bytecoin (BCN) was developed all the way back in 2012, making it one of the earliest cryptocurrencies. Based on the CryptoNote hashing algorithm it is an anonymous privacy coin that uses ring signatures to ensure payments cannot be traced to...

/ January 22, 2019
Best Digibtye Wallets

Best Digibyte Wallets: Top 7 Safest DGB Storage Options

DigiByte (DGB) is a blockchain that was created to improve upon the speed, security and scalability of Bitcoin. While DigiByte isn’t too well known among cryptocurrencies it has grown to become the the longest blockchain in the world, and is...

/ January 16, 2019
Best Decred Wallets

Best Decred Wallets: Top 6 Places to Store Your DCR

Decred (DCR) was created in February 2016 as an improved version of Bitcoin. It combines Proof of Work with Proof of Stake for consensus, and includes a governance component. With Decred 60% of the mining rewards are paid to PoW...

/ January 7, 2019
Best Verge Wallets

Best Verge Wallets: Top 4 Safest Places to Store XVG

Verge (XVG) is another of the privacy coins that has been around for a long time (by crypto standards). It also takes a pretty unique approach to maintaining privacy and anonymity. While other blockchains concern themselves primarily with hiding transaction...

/ December 31, 2018
Best Lisk Wallets

Best Lisk Wallets: Top 7 Places to Safely Store LSK

Lisk (LSK) was created as a platform for creating decentralized applications in Javascript. The goal of the project is to create a decentralized development platform for apps that is more fair to developers and gives them larger rewards for their...

/ December 24, 2018
Best OmiseGo Wallets

Best Omisego Wallets: Top Places to Store OMG Tokens

OmiseGo (OMG) is an ambitious project that is trying to “Unbank the Banked”. They are creating an interoperable financial network that is decentralized and open, making traditional intermediaries such as banks no longer the primary means for transferring asses. OmiseGo is...

/ December 19, 2018
What is the USDC

What is the USDC? Complete Beginners Guide to the USD Stablecoin

There has been quite a bit of press recently around the launch of the USD Coin which is a stablecoin that is a collaberation between Circle and Coinbase. The stablecoin market is one of the most interesting ecosystems in the...

/ December 13, 2018