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August, 2017

  • 2 August

    How To Get Your Bitcoin Cash (BCH)

    Yesterday, August 1st, the Bitcoin Blockchain experienced a hard fork, as we reported on in our last article. This fork brought with it a new form of cryptocurrency in the form of Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Everyone who has bitcoin in their wallet from before the fork automatically has the same amount in Bitcoin Cash. The problem lies in that one …

  • 1 August

    In the Face of a Fork, Bitcoin Shows No Signs of Slowing Down for “Bitcoin Cash”

    Today, August 1st, 2017, the bitcoin network experienced a hard fork. This means that a portion of the Bitcoin community, particularly a large mining group, left the original Bitcoin blockchain and instead mine “Bitcoin Cash”, while the rest of the community continues to use the original blockchain. Although there is a group of Bitcoiners want to abandon Bitcoin in favor …

June, 2017

  • 7 June

    Gladiacoin: Probably A Ponzi

    With the cryptocurrency industry catching investors eyes, it is important to distinguish scams from legitimate companies. On the previous post about ICOs, we discussed the steps and importance of conducting research before investing. GladiaCoin is a great example of a company that does not satisfy the important components: team, mission, social media, and history. After a thorough analysis, it became …

  • 7 June

    A Short Guide to Investing in ICOs

    Initial Coin Offerings, or ICOs, are a hot new area of investing. Trading on major cryptocurrency exchanges has gathered a lot of attention and brought nearly $70 billion since late April. This growth has a lot to do with new coins emerging to the market and with the launch of the Initial Coin Offering (ICO) era. An ICO is a …

May, 2017

March, 2017

February, 2017

  • 17 February

    Live Bitcoin Seminars Returning to NYC

    Bitcoin. What is it?  How does it work? Why are millions of people around the world using Bitcoins to transact? How can you get in on the action?! “Bitcoin was the best performing currency of 2016” – Financial Times “Bitcoin’s Rally Crushed Every Other Currency in 2016. Here’s Why” – Bloomberg With the price of a single Bitcoin more than …

January, 2017

  • 3 January

    Happy 8th Birthday, Bitcoin!

    Today, January 3rd 2017, marks the 8th year since the beginning of the Bitcoin blockchain. Satoshi Nakamoto’s “Genesis block,” the first block in the blockchain, was mined on January 3rd, 2009. The block contained the text “The Times 03/Jan/2009 Chancellor on brink of second bailout for banks” which was a newspaper headline from the British publication The Times. The whitepaper for Bitcoin, which …

December, 2016

  • 30 December

    Bitcoin Headed for $1,000 Any Day Now

    The price of Bitcoin has been a wild ride. After hitting an all time high of $1,242 per Bitcoin in November, 2013 (Mt. Gox), the price continuously declined for the next two years, eventually going as low as $160 in January, 2015. Fortunately, Bitcoin’s pains proved temporary and the exchange rate has been steadily rising since then. After hitting a …