James Risberg

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James Risberg

Yes, the Blockchain Can Be Hacked

Cybersecurity Makes me Wanna Cry We exist in a time of regular high-profile data breaches and concern over the security and privacy of digital information, saddled with an aging internet…

Ethereum Mining in the Era of ASICs

In this article, we analyze the introduction of ASICs into the Ethereum mining landscape, the community’s response, and how it affects you, the reader.

John McAfee Thinks It’s Time for Jamie Dimon to Surrender

John McAfee thinks it’s time for Jamie Dimon to surrender. In the face of ever-increasing adoption, expanded mining activity and a new period of rising prices, McAfee clearly believes that…

What and Who is Bitmain?

The Mighty Bitmain Bitmain, formally known as Bitmain Technologies Ltd., is a bitcoin miner, designer of ASIC chips, and operator of one of the largest Bitcoin mining pools headquartered in…

Tim Draper Sees $250K Bitcoin on the Horizon

Tim Draper is Bullish on Blockchain In a speech earlier today in front of his own Draper U, prolific tech investor Tim Draper made some predictions about the impact of…

Bittrex Exchange Re-Opens User Registration, Closes It Again After Wave of Sign-Ups

New Bittrex, Who Dis? On April 10, 2018, after being closed to new user registration for over 3 months (a move made by several major exchanges), the major cryptocurrency exchange…

Monero: A Tale of Five Forks

On April 6, popular privacy coin Monero hard forked 5 times, birthing MoneroC, Monero 0, Monero Original, Monero Classic and Monero Classic (again).

Bitcoin Full Nodes: What They Are and How to Set One Up

What’s a Bitcoin full node? Learn about how Bitcoin nodes run the network and how to set one up for yourself in our guide here.

What is NEM Cryptocurrency? | Beginner’s Guide

NEM is a system that provides an easy to use API for developers looking to build blockchain-based apps. It’s an exciting coin to keep an eye on