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Crypto Chaos and The Flippening: Inside Bitcoin Cash’s Arms Race with Bitcoin

  Bitcoin Cash (BCH) recently went on an absolute tear.   Back in late October it tested a support of ~$320.00.  In the earlier hours of November 12th, it reached a new all-time high at ~$2,400. Meanwhile, Bitcoin (BTC) has…

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How to sell Ethereum for USD | Beginners Guide

How to sell Ethereum for USD Whether you’ve earned Ethereum through mining or purchased ethereum, there may come a time where you want to cash out some of your stash for good ol’ fashioned U.S. dollars. I can’t blame you. Sometimes…

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The 3 Best Ethereum Mining Pool Options

Choosing the Best Ethereum Mining Pool So, you’ve heard that mining Ethereum can be a profitable business and may have bought a mining rig. Your next step should be to join an Ethereum mining pool. Mining pools are simply groups…

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Is Ethereum Mining Profitable and Worth it in 2017?

Is Ethereum Mining Profitable? As the price of Ethereum hovers around $300, you may be wondering to yourself whether or not it’s worthwhile to begin mining. Like Bitcoin, Ethereum is a proof-of-work coin that uses miners to confirm network transactions.…

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The Best Fully Anonymous Bitcoin Wallet Options | CoinCentral

The Best Anonymous Bitcoin Wallets So, you’ve finally decided to take your bitcoin off an exchange and store it in a wallet. Smart move. Storing your cryptocurrency in a wallet minimizes the risk of your funds being stolen by hackers…

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What is Bitcoin Cash? BCH vs Bitcoin

What is Bitcoin Cash? Bitcoin Cash arose as an alternative to Bitcoin, and it’s currently between the third and second most valuable cryptocurrency in the world by market cap, after Bitcoin and Ethereum. The founders of Bitcoin Cash created the…

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What is Bitshares? The Ultimate Guide for Beginners

What is BitShares? BitShares (symbol BTS), formerly known as ProtoShares (PTS), is an industrial grade “crypto-equity”, peer to peer distributed ledger and network based on a Delegated Proof of Stake (DPoS) algorithm. It was created in 2014 by visionary Dan…

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Is IOTA Going to be Added to Bittrex?

UPDATE 11/17/2017: The Bittrex API that sparked these rumors no longer displays “IOTA” at the time of this update. Redditors speculate Bittrex may add IOTA to their exchange Reddit users have began speculating that IOTA may be soon be added to…

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MyEtherWallet Review | Features and Public Opinion

MyEtherWallet Review MyEtherWallet is primarily an Ethereum and token wallet generator. The website offers an open-source Ethereum wallet that allows users to interact with the Ethereum blockchain directly from a web browser. You can enable the wallet directly via computer…

This Week in Crypto

This Week in Cryptocurrency – November 10th, 2017

This Week in Cryptocurrency – Weekly News Recap Party’s over before it started: The much anticipated upcoming Bitcoin2x fork that planned to increase Bitcoin’s block size from 1MB to 2MB was suspended indefinitely due to a lack of consensus in…

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Cryptocompanies That Provide Working Platforms and Services

Tired of Speculation?  These Cryptocompanies Provide Working Platforms and Services Taking a dive into the world of cryptocurrency can be an overwhelming experience.   More than 1,000 blockchain-supported cryptocurrencies circulating on 100+ online markets means that the crypto-pool is deep…

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Exchange Comparison: Kraken vs Bitstamp

Exchange Comparison: Kraken vs Bitstamp Kraken and Bitstamp are both trusted cryptocurrency exchanges that have operated since 2011 and serve a substantial base of crypto investors distributed throughout the world. Picking the right exchange you depends primarily on your experience…

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Segwit2x Fork Suspended Indefinitely

  The orchestrators behind the controversial Segwit2x hard fork have suspended the proposed software update indefinitely.  The update, scheduled for block 494784, was meant to expand Bitcoin’s block size from 1MB to 2MB. An email sent on November 8th by…

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Exodus Wallet Review | Multi-Crypto Wallet Features

Exodus Wallet Review Officially launched on July 29, 2016, Exodus is one of the newer options to store your cryptocurrency. Exodus is a software wallet that provides a client interface for you to access and transfer your cryptocurrency holdings. As…

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KeepKey Review | See This Hardware Wallet’s Features

KeepKey Review Although not as popular as Ledger or Trezor, the KeepKey hardware wallet is still a great choice if you’re looking to take your coins offline and secure them in cold storage. Hardware wallets are by far the most…

This Week in Crypto

This Week in Cryptocurrency – November 3rd, 2017

This Week in Cryptocurrency – Weekly News Recap Another Week. Another All Time High. In last weeks newsletter, our top story was Bitcoin breaking $6,000. Just one week later, Bitcoin is now priced at $7,305 at the time of writing this.…

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What is NEO Cryptocurrency? | A Beginners’ Guide

  NEO is a next generation smart economy platform (formerly Antshares) and means new and young in Greek. NEO has had a monumental rise to fame and most know NEO for its explosive growth. However, when you look under the…

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What is Litecoin? | A Beginner’s Guide

What is Litecoin? Litecoin (LTC) is a decentralized peer-to-peer cryptocurrency that was released on October 7th, 2011 and went live on October 13th, 2011. The silver to Bitcoin’s gold. Bitcoin’s little brother that doesn’t get out much. These are just…

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My Experience Using a Bitcoin ATM

  In my previous research for Coinbase alternatives, I discovered a fairly novel way to purchase Bitcoin and other altcoins – Bitcoin ATMs. Like normal ATMs, you deposit cash into the machine, but instead of receiving your funds in a…

How to Buy IOTA

How to Buy IOTA Cryptocurrency | A Step by Step Guide

  Despite being one of the largest cryptocurrencies in market capitalization, there are currently a very limited number of exchanges where you can buy IOTA. With that in mind, I’ll show you the most popular options currently being used and…

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Edge Wallet Review

Edge Wallet Review Edge, recently rebranded from Airbitz, is a software wallet provider headquartered out of San Diego, CA. The company was founded in 2013 and has taken a unique approach to the security of your funds and private information.…

IOTA

What is IOTA Cryptocurrency? A Beginner’s Guide to the IoT Crypto Coin

What is IOTA? IOTA stands for Internet of Things Application, and it’s a new crypto technology that facilitates transactions between devices on the Internet of Things (IoT). IOTA addresses the transaction fees and scalability issues of blockchain technologies by getting…

This Week in Crypto

This Week in Cryptocurrency – October 27, 2017

This Week in Cryptocurrency – Weekly News Recap Bitcoin Breaks $6,000: Shortly after we posted last weeks “This Week in Cryptocurrency” newsletter, Bitcoin surpassed $6,000 for the first time ever Friday. The price continued rising, reaching as high as $6,194 (Source)…

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4 Coinbase Alternatives

  Coinbase has quickly become the defacto app to begin investing in cryptocurrency. Boasting 11.5 million users and over 38 million wallets, it’s no surprise that the exchange has the massive visibility that it does. As someone looking to start…

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How to Cash Out or Sell Bitcoin for Fiat (USD, EUR, Etc.)

Turning Bitcoin into Cash For cryptocurrency newcomers, one of the most common things they want to understand is how to cash out Bitcoin or withdraw from Bitcoins to fiat currency (USD, EUR, Etc.). Regardless of the reasons, a time may…

What is the next bitcoin?

What is the next Bitcoin? Here are 4 possible candidates.

  What is the next Bitcoin? Wow. That’s ballsy to even ask what that is. Is Bitcoin not good enough for you?! So, you think you’re ready for the next Bitcoin eh? Well, let me be frank, the next “Bitcoin”…

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Bitfinex Review and User Guide | CoinCentral

Bitfinex Review Bitfinex consistently has the highest or second-highest daily trading volume out of any cryptocurrency exchange, and there’s good reason why. The platform offers a wide coin selection with numerous trading pairings, low fees, and a robust interface. Unfortunately,…

This Week in Crypto

This Week in Cryptocurrency – October 20th, 2017

This Week’s Most Popular Crypto News Bitcoin Price Even After Last Weeks Surge: Last week, Bitcoin’s price rose by more than $1,000 as investors left altcoins and prepared for the two upcoming Bitcoin forks (Bitcoin Gold and SegWit2x). At the time…

what is monero

What is Monero? An In-depth Guide

What is Monero? Originally launched in April 2014 as BitMonero, Monero (symbol XMR), means money in esperanto. Monero, a fork of Bytecoin, is a secure, private and untraceable currency, built on the Cryptonote protocol. Monero uses ring signatures, ring confidential transactions…

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What is SegWit2x? Here’s What You Need to Know.

  The origins of Segwit2x go back many years now as the Bitcoin community has long debated how to scale Bitcoin to meet the increasing volume of transactions on the network.  One camp, primarily comprised of the big miners, has…