To buy into an ILP or ICO, you’re going to need some ether (ETH). Here is a quick guide on how to buy ETH.Before you get started, there are a couple of things to bear in mind. Always do your research into any project you’re thinking of supporting, and don’t just buy tokens to try and make a quick buck. You should always read a project’s whitepaper at the very least - if you … [Read more...] about How to buy ETH – A Beginner’s Guide
The Wirex card is a 3D Secure debit card that allows users to interact with both fiat and digital money. The card is accepted by over 40 million merchants in more than 200 countries, making Wirex a leading provider of hybrid personal finance.The card allows users to deposit, exchange, and spend their cryptocurrency easily and will be available to residents of the European … [Read more...] about What is Wirex?
There is no consensus on Bitcoin's next move or underlying value. After rising from the USD 7,000 level a few weeks ago, the world's most popular crypto briefly spiked over $9,000.Beleaguered crypto buyers could be heartened by this price action. Many may be staring at huge losses on positions that were opened up at last year's heights. Speculators that entered the space … [Read more...] about Bitcoin’s Future Polarizes Tech Insiders
With the rapid rise of crypto, especially in 2017, there was an immense need for exchanges – and fast. During that exciting year, the total cryptocurrency market cap jumped from $17.7 billion to $612.9 billion. That’s quite a change.With such rapid growth, companies can often find themselves unable to meet that level of demand. Scalability can be an issue in every industry, … [Read more...] about Second-Generation Exchanges Are on Their Way
Hello readers, it’s great to have you here.How’s your year in crypto going? Whatever your answer to that question is, you can rest assured that your answer applies to most people involved in crypto. Mine’s the same, but are you sensing change? Are you seeing the FUD dissipating and being replaced with new-found optimism?The first quarter of 2018 was inarguably dominated … [Read more...] about Blockchain is Blooming – An Editorial
Hi there. Thanks for checking out this article written by our friends over at AltcoinTrading.net. Make sure you drop by and see them after you've read what they have to say about how GDPR legislation might or might not affect ICOs.The new GDPR legislation set to roll out in May 2018 is keeping business owners worldwide collectively puzzled. It is European … [Read more...] about GDPR Vs. ICOs
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission tightens the noose on exchanges Bitcoin drops to half it’s all-time high Regulation-compliant companies push aheadIt was no surprise when the SEC announced on March 7, 2018, that they would begin imposing regulations on cryptocurrency exchanges. This announcement comes after months of criticism of cryptocurrencies from Jay … [Read more...] about What Cryptocurrency Exchange Regulations Mean for You
LEXIT to provide M&A services to Polymath token issuers Tokenization of abstract assets on the way Progress towards a fully compliant financial ecosystem on the blockchainAt the recent Polycon Conference in Barbados, LEXIT and Polymath announced a partnership that sees LEXIT functioning as a liquidation venue for pivoting startups on the Polymath … [Read more...] about M&A Firm LEXIT to Partner with Polymath
Airdrops are always great. Free tokens = Free money. And, who doesn’t like free money? While some wind up being worthless, some have been worth up to $250 or more. As with everything in the crypto world, it’s difficult to predict, but here are three airdrops that I think might be worth hodling for a while.Before I tell you about them, why not join our lively Telegram … [Read more...] about 3 Hot Airdrops You Can Participate in Right Now!
For many people, Bitcoin was the most amazing technology… ever! Not only did it allow the P2P (peer-to-peer) transfer of value without needing to go through a bank or other ‘trusted’ third party, it allowed for cross-border transfers at speeds of minutes rather than days. There was a problem though – that’s all it did. It’s pretty much all it does still to this day.However, … [Read more...] about What’s so Important About Ethereum
Yes, Callisto is actually a moon – Jupiter’s second largest as a matter of fact. But that’s not why you’re here. For those of you who haven’t heard, the Callisto blockchain is essentially a hard fork of the Ethereum Classic blockchain. The whitepaper was only recently published - Jan. 16, 2018, to be precise.Before I carry on and tell you how to receive these free tokens, … [Read more...] about Callisto is a MOON – And the Airdrop is Imminent!
Everyone knows that airdrops are the biggest trend in crypto, so we thought we’d give you the lowdown on three that we think are legit. Lexit Lexit is a new blockchain-based marketplace that offers entrepreneurs the ability to trade intellectual property, copyrights, and technology from discontinued projects, and even sell whole startups.Lexit is solving the problem that … [Read more...] about The 3 HOTTEST Airdrops in Crypto Right Now
In the wonderful world of cryptocurrencies, you won’t get very far without finding you need a wallet. Even if you're just collecting airdrops, you'll still need to have one. Now, there’s plenty of them out there to choose from, but you need to know a little bit more before you can choose which one is right for you.Before I break it all down for you, don’t forget to sign up … [Read more...] about Wallets Explained
Bitcoin has been around for a while now. Since 2009, in fact. As usage has increased, issues have arisen such as scalability and rising transaction fees. These issues are being addressed by developers, but even with these issues, Bitcoin is exceptionally important technology.In this article, I’m going to give you a quick rundown of how Bitcoin works, and why it’s so … [Read more...] about Why Bitcoin is so Important
Pretty much all the world has heard of bitcoin and other altcoins, like Ether, by now. Anyone who has ever bought bitcoin will also have a searchable public address. Don’t worry, no-one knows your name or address, it’s just a series of numbers and letters that identifies your wallet, not you. It is a public distributed ledger after all.What’s funny about that is you can see … [Read more...] about Is Your Bitcoin Address on This List?
I came to the cryptoworld quite a few years back, and I’ve never left. Over the years, new terms and words have entered the cryptocommunity’s lexicon. Language frequently changes, but for someone just entering this, sometimes crazy, crypto world, it can be a daunting task just to get through an article that’s filled with unfamiliar words.Here’s my list of the most useful … [Read more...] about The Crypto Disrupt Guide to Crypto Slang
The word disruption has many negative connotations – if a student is disruptive in a classroom, for example, or if public transport services are disrupted through strike action. However, in the case of modern institutions such as banks, legal firms, governments, and healthcare, not only are they outdated in how they transact between each other and with individuals, they are … [Read more...] about A Quick Guide to Disruption
Decentralization is a core concept you’ll hear about frequently when you’re reading and learning about cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. Not only is it a core concept, but it is a key concept to know about when you happen upon articles discussing other concepts such as disruptive technologies like Bitcoin.Before we consider decentralization, let’s examine … [Read more...] about A Quick Guide to Decentralization