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Some of the early problems associated with the cryptocurrency use have been solved (i.e. finding cryptocurrency payment processors and places to use digital currencies), but the perception that cryptocurrencies are difficult to use is a misconception that traditional industries and majority of consumers have found hard to leave behind. One of the challenges still standing[…]

As the year draws to a close the inevitable reviews and statistics start to flow. The end of the year sentiment on cryptocurrencies measures high levels of uncertainty and disappointment. Multitude of stalled crypto projects, deflated market caps and missed milestones make 2018 a difficulty year in the quest to establish the cryptocurrencies as viable[…]

In our previous article we examined the cryptocurrency charts looking for still unpopular projects, whose concept and successful execution could translate into successful future. Today we go up the rankings to share few of our favorite altcoins that already have the recognition of the crypto community and the market support that goes with it. While[…]

It has been a while since Bitcoin captured the global attention and reserved its permanent spot in the headlines, both positive and negative. In the beginning of its winding ascent there was no real competition from another digital asset. With time, the so-called altcoins started to pop out. Early enthusiasts captured the opportunity to build[…]

Blockchain is the first technology that offers a way to fully manage digital assets in a trusted, traceable, automated and predictable way. What distinguishes blockchain is that each ‘block’ is linked and secured using cryptography. Trust is distributed along the chain, eliminating the need for a trusted third party to facilitate digital relationships. Bitcoin was[…]

In the previous article, we defined blockchain as being a digitized, decentralized, public ledger of cryptocurrency transactions. Nowadays, there are several ways to send money from one person to another: using a specific bank or with a money transfer service. In the basic definition, the money transfer represents the act of transferring money from one[…]

We have been talking about blockchain and cryptocurrency since 2008. That was the year when the ever-popular “bitcoin” was introduced and started its move upward. Many online sources try to define and distinct cryptocurrency, blockchain and bitcoin, leaving most of the uninstructed public even more confused. In just an year the Google search requests for[…]

Gold is one of the most durable substances on earth, it doesn’t degrade and will never go away. Bitcoin exists in a public ledger on thousands of hard drives and other media around the world, and the Bitcoin network can’t be shut down by any government. While in theory Bitcoin can go away, it won’t[…]

Blockchain has come a long way in eight years, with 2017 signaling the start of a paradigm shift in mainstream understanding of the technology. Blockchain-backed currencies have caught fire over the past nine months, partly in anticipation of major disruptions in the financial industry as a result of the distributed ledger. Blockchain’s appeal has helped[…]

The blockchain is an undeniably ingenious invention – the brainchild of a person known by the pseudonym, Satoshi Nakamoto, one of the most promising new technologies for the future. The technology at the heart of bitcoin and other virtual currencies, blockchain is an open, distributed ledger that can record transactions between two parties efficiently and[…]