For the most part, cryptocurrencies are a very secure alternative to traditional financial instruments. As long as users take the proper precautions to store their coins - most importantly: using secure devices as wallets - there are few things that can go wrong in blockchain-based cryptocurrencies. This is thanks to the distributed power of the … Continue reading Tutorial – What Is a 51% Attack?
ICO, STO, and ETO - Token Sales Explained In the traditional financial world, initial public offerings (IPOs) have long been a way for businesses to raise funds by selling off shares in their company. Initial coin offerings (ICOs), also known as token sales, are the cryptocurrency equivalent of IPOs - allowing cryptocurrency projects to raise … Continue reading Tutorial – ICO, STO, and ETO – Token Sales Explained
The cryptocurrency industry is full of money and enthusiasm, but those two things combined with the hard-to-trace nature of cryptocurrencies have made it quite the target for scammers, hackers, and frauds. Whether you're investing in a new cryptocurrency project or trading coins on an exchange, you may be at risk of falling prey to one … Continue reading Tutorial – How to Spot Cryptocurrency Scams?
Standing at eighth place on our list of top cryptocurrencies is TRON, which uses the TRX ticker symbol. This digital asset has an impressive market cap of over one and a half billion dollars, with hundreds of millions of dollars of daily volume... but what what does it do, how does it work, and should you invest … Continue reading Tutorial – What Is TRON (TRX)?
Whether you're an experienced investor looking to trade between cryptocurrencies or a newbie looking to buy your first coins, the easiest way to purchase cryptocurrencies is by using an exchange. However, there are dozens upon dozens of cryptocurrency exchanges out there, so which should you pick? In this guide, we'll give you all the information … Continue reading Tutorial – How to Choose Your Cryptocurrency Exchange?
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?