Crypto

The term ‘cryptocurrency’ began its existence with the invention of Bitcoin in 2009 created by Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious character whose identity is yet to be revealed. By now, there are over 1,600 different digital coins that can be used for payments.

In this category, we discuss cryptocurrencies as a payment and trading instrument. In this section of the website, we discuss topics such as real-life payment applications and crypto-based fintech tools.

How to Keep Your Crypto and Get Cash as a Miner

How to Keep Your Crypto and Get Cash as a Miner

The modern-day crypto miner is faced with a difficult conundrum. They spend lots of time, energy and most importantly, resources mining crypto in the hopes of selling it for a profit. Yet, with the...
Ripple and Stellar Co-Founder Says Crypto Bear Market is Fake News

Ripple and Stellar Co-Founder Says Crypto Bear Market is Fake News

Mt. Gox, Ripple and Stellar co-Founder Jed McCaleb doesn't have the same name recognition as Satoshi Nakamoto or Vitalik Buterin but he was just as instrumental in shaping the current state of the cryptocurrency...
Top 5 Most Innovative Crypto Startups to Watch Out For

Top 5 Most Innovative Crypto Startups to Watch Out For

Compared to 2017, 2018 was a rough year for crypto but that doesn't mean we can't celebrate. So for those feeling a bit hopeless regarding this new industry, take a look at the following...
Bitcoin is Going to Hit $200,000; How to Make Money

Bitcoin is Going to Hit $200,000; How to Make Money

Crypto predictors had a rough year in 2018, but to be fair, no one could have guessed the outcome on that one. All signs point to full adoption and future growth for cryptocurrency but...
Use this Crypto Lending Life Hack to Dodge Taxes

Use This Crypto Lending Life Hack: Pay Less Tax

While some countries out there remain tax-free havens for crypto users, many governments are starting to see there is a profitable side to this emerging asset. As a result, new laws are passed each year,...
Google Plus and LinkedIn Go Blockchain; Bitcoin Enthusiasts Are Happy

Google Plus and LinkedIn Go Blockchain; Bitcoin Enthusiasts Are Happy

Google Plus, a social network, announced a serious software bug. Following the recent discovery, GOOGL decided to shut down the consumer version of Google+; four months earlier than the original plans. Instead of August...
Earn Cryptocurrency by Playing Street Fighter 5 Earn Digital Currency by Playing Street Fighter 5; Bitcoin Fans Are Happy

Earn Cryptocurrency by Playing Street Fighter 5; Bitcoin Fans Are Happy

Starting from December 11, Capcom is adding a “sponsored content” option. This business model change will allow Capcom to better advertise to its users who choose to earn extra Fight Money. Additionally, the new...
Oculus Rift to Accept Bitcoin by 2022; Tim Draper Is Happy

Oculus Rift to Accept Bitcoin by 2022; Tim Draper Is Happy

Oculus Rift is one of the most famous VR systems. In fact, just recently, Coinbase founder Brian Armstrong stated that he believes that digital currency will be used in virtual worlds. Based on his...
Elon Musk Created Crypto Heaven? PayPal Community Is Skeptical

Elon Musk Created Crypto Heaven? PayPal Community Is Skeptical

In early November, Coinbase launched its new "PayPal" function. As a result, crypto holders can now withdraw money from Coinbase to their PayPal account. Although the new feature excited a lot of folks, there are...
Physical Bitcoin Is Now for Sale; Satoshi Nakamoto Is Smiling

Physical Bitcoin Is Now for Sale; Satoshi Nakamoto Is Smiling…

A metal coin now promises to hold Bitcoin and other physical cryptocurrencies. While previously cold storage wallets were offered, there was no one that looked like a metal coin. The physical storage device, BlockchainIron,...
Thai Prostitutes Pay Taxes on Blockchain; Bitcoin Fans Are Happy

Thai Prostitutes Pay Taxes on Blockchain; Bitcoin Fans Are Happy

Just like Ohio introduced a system to use Bitcoin to pay taxes, the Thailand government plans to use blockchain technology to verify tax payments and improve payment efficiency. The Thai government will be using...
Vitalik Buterin Helped Putin Make Stablecoin for Russia; Trump Knows…

Vitalik Buterin Helped Putin Make Stablecoin for Russia; Trump Knows…

Earlier in mid-2018, Russian-Canadian Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin had a brief meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. It is not clear what the discussion was about. However, one can surmise that the talk had...
First Blockchain Smartphone to Make Apple iPhone Obsolete

First Blockchain Smartphone to Make Apple iPhone Obsolete

If your smartphone does not work for your lifestyle, this is not a great strategy. In the twenty-first century, your phone is more than just your communication device. A smartphone can hold your most...
Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Is Mining Digital Coins on Your Laptop

Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Is Mining Digital Coins on Your Laptop

While the world of blockchain technology is evolving and getting better, the dark world of cryptocurrency mining malware is also thriving. One of the most significant use cases involves the Bitcoin mining malware, KingMiner....
South Korea Appreciates Bitcoin for the Opportunity to Vote via Blockchain

South Korea Appreciates Bitcoin for the Opportunity to Vote via Blockchain

South Korea has decided to develop a blockchain-based voting system. Starting from December, the system will be on trial for user responses on national interest surveys. South Korea will be the second East Asian...
Cryptocurrency Will Destroy Banks Soon...

Cryptocurrency Will Destroy Banks Soon…

It seems like big banks directly or indirectly control the biggest media sources that are aggressively spreading negative rumors about digital coins. No longer will rumors continue to negatively affect cryptocurrency prices. In fact, one...
New Data Suggests that Cryptocurrency Will Succeed

New Data Suggests That Cryptocurrency Will Succeed

As a new asset class, cryptocurrency is a powerful and alluring idea. Certainly, this new global economy that parallels traditional systems of exchange shows up in various ways. Some might see crypto as a...
Deciphering the Bitcoin Crash: What Will Happen to Cryptocurrency?

Deciphering the Bitcoin Crash: What Will Happen to Cryptocurrency?

Big things have been expected for Bitcoin, ever since it first hit the market. Known as the first major cryptocurrency, Bitcoin was largely expected to dominate the currency scene for the foreseeable future. Recent...
Why Is Bitcoin Crashing and What Will Happen to Cryptocurrency?

Why Is Bitcoin Crashing and What Will Happen to Cryptocurrency?

The price of Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies crashed in the last 72 hours, giving experts pause and investors reason to fret. Bitcoin fell to $5,050 on Nov. 21, 2018 and lost almost 19% of...
Satoshi Nakamoto Could Be Born in Ohio

Satoshi Nakamoto Could Be Born in Ohio

The world just took another bizarre turn. Despite all of the U.S. efforts to put a damper on crypto, its own Ohio state is starting to accept Bitcoin for tax payments. Maybe Satoshi Nakamoto,...