Proof of Stake vs Proof of Work: What you Need to Know
Sep 21, 2018
Pioneers of the cryptocurrency industry have looked to the Proof of Work validation protocol for years in seeking ways to establish security and scalability. However, as cryptocurrencies have gained significant traction over the last year, critics have pointed out problems in Proof of Work. Proof of Work in Bitcoin uses the same amount of electricity as countries like Columbia. Mining pools have formed to give miners the best chance at approving a block, but with 5 mining pools accounting for 65...
Bitfi: Rise and Fall of the Unhackable Wallet
Sep 07, 2018
As cryptocurrencies gain popularity with new users and investors flocking to the digital currency ecosystem, the question of reliable security remains unanswered. Horror stories of individual crypto wallets, along with entire exchanges being hacked, are cited as a major drag on wide scale adoption.
Air-gapped computers have always been considered one of safest methods for the storage of funds. When private keys are stored on them, the hardware is never connected to the internet and they...
Bitcoin vs Bitcoin Cash Debate
Aug 30, 2018
For years, cryptocurrency enthusiasts have debated about different ways to solve the problems of slow transaction speeds in coins like Bitcoin. In August 2017, a core group of developers instituted a hard fork on Bitcoin, effectively creating Bitcoin Cash. Join us as we take a deep dive into the differences and similarities between the two.
SmartDrops vs AirDrops: Changing Investor Behavior
Aug 17, 2018
A variation of the AirDrop has come into play as an alternative to public ICO’s, the SmartDrop. Instead of focusing on quick returns via the spray and pray approach of a public ICO or AirDrop, blockchain founders can focus on building a forward looking community of long term holders who believe in the underlying software. Enter the SmartDrop.
VeChain: The Supply Chain Management Solution
Aug 03, 2018
VeChain is an enterprise-grade blockchain platform connecting the strengths of blockchain technology to the issues in corporations' everyday procedures. VeChain incorporates its blockchain with IoT, QR code, RFID, and NFC devices to help companies manage their assets and processes more accurately.
NEM's Smart Asset System: What You Need to Know
Jul 20, 2018
NEM utilizes a unique smart asset system for the creation of applications and even ICOs. Read more about NEM, its cryptocurrency XEM, and the copious amount of applications that can be built on this revolutionary platform.
What is Stellar, and Why You Should Care
Jul 09, 2018
Read about key highlights, statistics and everything else you need to know about the revolutionary peer-to-peer payment network Stellar, and its cryptocurrency, Stellar Lumens (XLM).
Trans-Fee Mining: What You Need to Know
Jul 02, 2018
Trans-Fee Mining is an unconventional way some cryptocurrency exchanges have their transaction fee structures laid out. Read more about what Trans-Fee Mining is, and which exchanges are supporting it.