Love them, hate them, or simply don’t understand them — whatever your stance is, cryptocurrencies and the blockchain technologies that support them are here to stay.

Countries are well aware of the booming crypto economy’s potential. Governments are making legal provisions for consumers looking to invest above ground and cracking…

Coincub — all about crypto, from the get-go

We typically caution against holding large amounts of money in online exchanges. The reasoning behind that advice has a long and storied history of crime, skullduggery, and extremely poor choices.

If an institution holds a large sum of money, someone will eventually try to steal some. The cryptocurrency era has…

How to choose a coin exchange

Welcome back to our series on everything bitcoin, where we help you choose an exchange. Before you get started, it’s important to do the due diligence and think about how you’re going to use Bitcoin.

Do you want to use it as an investment? Buy weird stuff on the Internet…

Bitcoin, the ugly

Welcome back to our series on everything bitcoin! This is the third and final post in a three-part series about bitcoin, covering the good, the bad, and the ugly. In this piece, we’ll look at the worst aspects of bitcoin. Want a more positive take? Check out our piece on…

Welcome back to our series on everything bitcoin! This is the second post in a three-part series about bitcoin, covering the good, the bad, and the ugly. In this piece, we’ll look at the drawbacks of bitcoin. Want a more positive take? Check out our piece on bitcoin’s pros (here)

Bitcoin the precious

Welcome back to our series on everything bitcoin! This is the first post in a three-part series about bitcoin, covering the good, the bad, and the ugly. In this piece, we’ll look at the benefits and promises of bitcoin.

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Bitcoin is a controversial subject. Like most things, it…

Welcome back to our series on everything bitcoin! In this post, we’ll go over bitcoin transaction fees: what they are, how they work, and why you should always pay the right amount.

Every time a Bitcoin transaction is made, miners need to expend computing power to mine it into a…

Welcome back to our series on everything bitcoin! In this post, we’ll give you a super-speedy rundown on the bitcoin blockchain. First things first: what is a distributed ledger?

Blockchains are distributed ledger technology. In this section, we’ll go over what that means, discuss the benefits and drawbacks of blockchain-based…

Welcome back to our series on everything bitcoin! In this post, we’ll give you a 3 minute rundown on how bitcoin actually works. This is the post that will make you a hit at the workplace and with relatives that keep asking “what a crypto is.”

Bitcoin can seem intimidatingly…

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