Category: Education

Proof-of-Burn Explained

Proof of Burn Explained – An Alternative Crypto Consensus Algorithm

There’s no denying that blockchain technology is an invention that could be destined to change the world in ways we haven’t even begun to imagine. One critical part of any blockchain, required if it is to function properly, is some...

/ March 28, 2018
Steemit Review

Complete Guide to Using the Steemit Platform to Earn Steem

Cryptocurrencies are becoming prevalent in many different areas of industry, especially where technology is used, but there is one cryptocurrency that is more concerned with simple communication. That cryptocurrency is known as Steem, and the communication platform is a Reddit-like...

/ March 22, 2018
Vyper Smart Contract

Beginners Guide to the Vyper Smart Contract Language

Vyper is a smart contract language paradigm deriving from Python 3 syntax and conventions and targeting the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM). The EVM is a simulated global singleton computer which runs parallel to the block-chained ledger on Ethereum, allowing for the...

/ March 22, 2018
Overview of Cryptocurrency Airdrops

Everything You Need to Know About CryptoCurrency Airdrops

Free stuff is great right? But whenever you get something for free you always wonder “What’s the catch?” That’s because we know that you rarely get something for nothing, and that anything which seems too good to be true usually...

/ March 16, 2018
Zero Knowledge Proofs Explained

Zero Knowledge Proofs & zkSNARKs: Beginners Guide

Zero-knowledge proofs are cryptographic alchemy whose value lies in their seemingly paradoxical property of proving a statement without revealing anything about it. In a manner of speaking, a verifier given a zero-knowledge proof is supposed to be told by God...

/ March 13, 2018
Proof of Capacity Explained

Proof of Capacity Explained: The Eco-Friendly Mining Algorithm

When it comes to mining cryptocurrencies, there are currently two well established protocols and they are Proof-of-Work (PoW) and Proof-of-Stake (PoS). However, there is a third mining algorithm that many people may not have heard of: Proof-of-Capacity. Indeed, it is...

/ March 13, 2018
POS Mining

Comprehensive Guide to PoS Mining: What you need to know

Mining in cryptocurrency is the process of securing and verifying transactions (called blocks) along the blockchain. Cryptocurrency mining (also called crypto-mining); helps to maintain network security by ensuring that, only valid blocks are recorded on the digital ledger. Participants in...

/ March 11, 2018
0x protocol review

Introduction to 0x: A Decentralized Exchange Platform for ERC20 Tokens

Exchanges may be a necessary evil in the world of cryptocurrency. If they are famous for one thing though, it’s for getting hacked. If they are famous for a second thing, it’s probably terrible customer service. The concept of a...

/ March 9, 2018
NeoGas Earn NEO

NeoGas – What You need to Know to Earn Returns on NEO

Most cryptocurrencies and digital assets today operate one native token or coin, each. For instance, on the bitcoin network, the only asset of value is bitcoin (BTC) itself. This is also generally true on most smart contract platforms like Ethereum...

/ March 5, 2018
What is ByteBall?

What is ByteBall? The Cryptocurrency With No Blockchain

Byteball is an interesting project that many in the Bitcoin community may have heard of recently. This is because the ByteBall coins were distributed to Bitcoin holders during 2017 in a proportion to how much they held. Something else that...

/ March 3, 2018