myetherwallet

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…

cryptocompanies

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…

kraken vs. bitstamp

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…

exodus

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…

keepkey review

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.…

what is neo cryptocurrency

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…

Bitclave

BitClave ICO Token Sale Review

Key Details of the BitClave ICO Start Date – November 28, 2017 End Date – December 8th, 2017 Token Symbol – CAT Soft Cap – $25,547,000 Hard Cap – $1,000,000,000 Total tokens – 2,000,000,000 Exchange Rate – around $.07/token (most…

Bitcoin ATM

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…

edge

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…

Cryptoplatforms Looking to Make Crypto More Accessible to the Public

2017 has been a good year for crypto.  Following Bitcoin’s steady rise to astronomical prices, altcoins saw healthy gains from their positions a year ago.  Ethereum’s value increased 2,900% from November of last year.  Litecoin grew a healthy 1,500% alongside…

omisego (OMG)

What is OmiseGO? A Comprehensive Guide

What is OmiseGO? A Comprehensive Guide Founded in 2013, Omise is a venture-backed payment services company operating in Thailand, Japan, Singapore, and Indonesia. OmiseGo, created by this company, is a separately operated extension platform. It is owned by its users…

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)…

coinbase alternatives

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”…

bitfinex

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…

Ripple

What is Ripple XRP? A Complete Guide

  If you’re confused about Ripple (XRP), don’t worry. The term Ripple is often used interchangeably for the digital currency (XRP), the open payment network that the currency is transferred, as well as the holding company. Ripple is a privately…

coinbase review

Coinbase Review: Is Coinbase a Safe Way to Buy Cryptocurrency?

Coinbase Review: Is Coinbase a Safe Way to Buy Cryptocurrency? As Bitcoin and Ethereum prices have skyrocketed, there’s been a huge wave of new investors looking to own cryptocurrencies.  This increase in demand for cryptocurrencies has birthed numerous companies who…

This Week in Crypto

This Week in Cryptocurrency – October 15th, 2017

This Week’s Top Stories Bitcoin’s price reaches all-time high. On Thursday, the price of a single Bitcoin hit a new all-time high at $5,852.78, with some exchanges even momentarily hitting $5,900. The price is currently up $883.95 (19.22%) in the…

ethereum plasma

Why Plasma is Relevant for Ethereum

  Ethereum has some serious scaling issues. Since it’s launch in mid-2015, the blockchain 2.0-darling has struggled to chug along; gasping for transaction breathing room with every successful initial coin offering. Let’s do some quick math by comparing Ethereum’s current…

zcash vs ethereum

Zcash vs Ethereum: How Do They Compare?

As the cryptocurrency economy develops and begins to engulf the world of alternative investments,  the community continues to discuss the best new applications of blockchain technology and how these projects can not only develop on their own but come together…