Category: Education

Schnorr Signatures

Schnorr Signatures: Making Bitcoin More Efficient one Signature at a Time

Ever since the release of Segregated Witness last year, there have been a number of important improvements on the Bitcoin wish list to help with scaling. Prime among these was the implementation of Schnorr signatures. This unique cryptographic signature algorithm...

/ February 17, 2018
Decred Explained

Decred Explained: Everything you Need to Know about the Project

Decred, which was launched in February 2016, aims to be an open, and progressive self funding cryptocurrency that is based on community governance. One of the most interesting aspects of the Decred cryptocurrency is how it tries to combine the...

/ February 16, 2018
Masternode Information

MasterNodes: What you Need to Know to Make Passive Income

There is nothing quite as in demand as an investment that will pay you out a regular stream of income. Be it through dividends, interest or some other means, the notion of predictable earnings is greatly alluring. Until the concept...

/ February 13, 2018
Ethereum Classic vs. Ethereum

Simple Guide to Ethereum Classic vs. Ethereum: What’s the Difference?

If you are relatively new to cryptocurrencies then you may be slightly confused as to what the difference was between Ethereum classic (ETC) and Ethereum (ETH). They may be mistaken for thinking that they may indeed be one in the...

/ January 28, 2018
Lightning Network Change Bitcoin

The Lightning Network Could Change Everything About Bitcoin

The Lightning Network will be a crucial addition to the bitcoin and cryptocurrency ecosystem. It could potentially alter the entire crypto economy. This is because Lightning Network will theoretically allow for nearly free and instant transactions on the bitcoin network....

/ January 20, 2018
Guide to Shorting Bitcoin

Bearish on BTC? The Definitive Guide to Shorting Bitcoin

Trading Bitcoin can be quite a risky endeavour. It is known to be one of the most volatile assets in the world. Even as more and more traders get on board and increase adoption, it still suffers from large price...

/ January 13, 2018
Bitcoin Cold Storage Solutions

Cold Storage: the Ultimate Solution for Crypto Storage Security

Have you read the horror stories yet of cryptocurrency investors losing the entirety of their investments because they failed to secure their digital jewels in cold storage? Needless to say, they’re awful. And the crypto space has seen a little...

/ December 25, 2017
Cardano ADA Crypto Coin

Cardano (ADA): Inside the Buzz Around the Newest Top 10 Crypto

Simply put, Cardano (ADA) aims to be a competitor to the current number two cryptocurrency by market cap, Ethereum, insofar as the Cardano team aims to be a newer and improved smart contracts platform. That sounds interesting enough, right? Well,...

/ December 16, 2017
Claim Your Bitcoin Gold

Scams Abound – The Right Way to Claim Your Bitcoin Gold

Since Bitcoin Gold launched, there has been a lot of confusion about how to claim the newly forked currency. Scammers are also having a field day as phishing sites and fraudulent claims flood the internet and appear on search engines....

/ November 18, 2017
What are Cross Chain Atomic Swaps

What are Cross Chain Atomic Swaps?

There is great competition in the cryptocurrency space. What used to mainly be dominated by Bitcoin is now challenged by a range of other cryptocurrencies and ecosystems. Although they differ in a range of ways, one thing that they share...

/ November 7, 2017