Blog 2017-10-16T10:52:06+00:00

An Introduction to Decentralized Applications (Dapps)

At its most basic level, the phrase decentralized application, or dapp, stands for blockchain technology and any of its use cases. The more specific meaning usually assigned to it, however, explains it as an application that uses the blockchain to replace the back end [...]

By | February 21st, 2018|

Cloud Mining: Hot or Not?

As Bitcoin continues to soar to new all-time highs, global awareness surrounding cryptocurrencies has exploded. Particularly for newcomers, the idea of mining Bitcoin can sound very attractive at first. After a little research, however, the realities of needing special mining equipment, electricity costs, and [...]

By | December 5th, 2017|

Big-Ticket Items You Can Buy with Bitcoin

For many active investors in the cryptocurrency space, a lot of time is spent trading one coin for another. It can be easy to forget that the viability of most cryptocurrencies depends on being used for commerce in the real world. If nobody were [...]

By | November 22nd, 2017|

After 3-Week Delay, Bitcoin Gold Goes Live

After delays caused by DDoS attacks, on 12 November, Bitcoin Gold finally went live on the mainnet. A post announcing the launch date stated: ‘At this point [November 12, 2017 – 7:00 PM (19:00 UTC)], we will provide the Bitcoin Gold full node client [...]

By | November 14th, 2017|