Sitting in second place on our list of top cryptocurrencies is XRP, known to some as Ripple. This digital asset currently has a market cap of over $13 billion and boasts a daily volume in the hundreds of millions of dollars. However, there's a lot of confusion surrounding Ripple - especially since the term is used to … Continue reading Tutorial – What Is Ripple & XRP?
As with any money, the safe storage of your cryptocurrencies is a must. In another article, we introduced you to the concept of cryptocurrency wallets - which are typically mobile or desktop applications used to store your coins - but today we'll walk you through a specific kind of cryptocurrency wallet - the cold wallet! … Continue reading Tutorial – What Are Cold Wallets?
Mining is the process by which new Bitcoins are generated, but it's also an integral part of how the Bitcoin network processes transactions. You might be surprised to know that anyone can mine Bitcoin, support the network, and claim the rewards for doing so - all it takes is some clever software! In this guide, … Continue reading Tutorial – What is Bitcoin Mining Software?
If you've heard all the talk about how cryptocurrencies and blockchain are changing the world, you may be wondering how you can actually use these cryptocurrencies. Unfortunately, the cryptocurrency space can be quite daunting for newcomers, what with its novel technology. In this guide, we hope to demystify the usage of cryptocurrencies by getting you … Continue reading Tutorial – How to Use Bitcoin, XRP, and Ethereum?
There are thousands of cryptocurrencies out there and each one is slightly different. Whether it's the technology, the team, or something as mundane as the branding, each cryptocurrency has its own upsides and downsides. So, how can you possibly compare multiple cryptocurrencies? In this guide to comparing cryptocurrencies, we'll lay out a simple framework to … Continue reading Tutorial – How to Compare Cryptocurrencies?
If you were to send one Bitcoin right now, the recipient would only receive 0.99996 of a Bitcoin. This is due to the small fees associated with Bitcoin transactions, which also apply to the transactions of many other, decentralized currencies. What we really want to know is where do these fees come from, who gets … Continue reading Tutorial – What Are Cryptocurrency Fees?
Everyone loves free stuff, and free cryptocurrency is no exceptions - but how can you get your hands on free cryptocurrency? Thankfully, there are hundreds of ways to do so - some of them require no time or investment, while others require both. In this article, we'll walk you through a handful of different ways … Continue reading Tutorial – How to Get Free Cryptocurrency?
The circulating supply of Bitcoin is currently around 17 million coins, according to our crypto research platform Coinpaprika, but its maximum supply is exactly 21 million coins. Mining is the process by which new Bitcoins are generated, and the same process that will create those four or so million extra coins over the next few decades … Continue reading Tutorial – What Is Bitcoin Mining?
One of the most common questions we get asked about Bitcoin is "How much is it worth?" At first glance, this is a simple question, since you can find the current and past prices of Bitcoin - along with a whole host of other cryptocurrencies - at our price tracking website Coinpaprika.com. However, over the last … Continue reading Tutorial – How Much Is Bitcoin Worth?
Bitcoin is sometimes labeled as a store of value or investment, but its original goal was to serve as a peer-to-peer digital currency. As with any other digital currency, it's important to know just how long it takes to transfer Bitcoin before you start using it. Some say it takes minutes, others say it takes … Continue reading Tutorial – How Long Does It Take to Transfer Bitcoin?