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You’ve heard of blockchain, the revolutionary shared ledger that powers bitcoin. But blockchain offers far more for money – and much else besides – than bitcoin alone. Here are five forms of blockchain-based cash that are either already with us, or will be shortly. Truly anonymous cash Much has been made of bitcoin’s anonymity, due […]

Theft and human error are the greatest risks to bitcoin and cryptocurreny holders. There are many benefits to using Bitcoin just as long as you keep your private keys secure. Transactions are irreversible which makes it very difficult to recoup lost funds. For those who are new to crypto, here are three simple steps to […]

Bitcoin is a paradigm shift that’s changing the way we perceive money. It allows individuals to have full control over their finances without needing to go through a bank. Many investors are starting to use bitcoin as a long term store of value and hedge against financial uncertainty. If you’re new to Bitcoin and feel […]

Bitcoin’s bull trend is likely the result of new money coming into the markets. Since the supply is limited, new market demand can increase buying pressure on the price. With the current halving of mining rewards the creation of new coins are reduced, which adds to the scarcity. Unlike the parabolic bull market of 2013 […]

Bitcoin is known for its aggressive bull trends. There are many risks associated with owning bitcoin such as volatility and keeping your coins secure from hacks. That said, there are also many positive benefits for including bitcoin in your portfolio. #1: Store of Value Although bitcoin has its bear cycles like any other market, the long […]

Last week bitcoin broke out above prior resistance at $470, after coiling up inside a 6 month ascending triangle. China is the driving force of this bull trend, taking a 5-10% lead over the USD markets. The breakout happened on the exact day that China devalued the Yuan at over a five-year low.   The […]

Last week the Counterparty developers announced that they are integrating Ethereum capabilities on their platform. Counterparty is a decentralized financial program for creating and exchanging tokens using Bitcoin’s blockchain. The platform was launched at the beginning of 2014. It has it’s own currency called XCP, which is destroyed via fees when creating new assets. XCP […]

The system behind cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, known as blockchain, is now being explored for other potential applications. It’s so powerful that big banks like Bank of America are taking out patents on the blockchain technology to study it further to see how it can leverage its power. Now others are investigating other uses for blockchain. What […]

How safe are your bitcoins? How can you improve bitcoin security? Besides asking what exactly bitcoins are, this is probably one of the most frequent questions that people have regarding the cryptocurrency. And, despite offering heavy security, this is a valid question that users should ask. For starters, we’ve all read the instances where bitcoin […]

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