Your Guide to Cryptocurrency and Blockchain

Prepping for a Cryptocurrency World: China Edition

Over the past year, the cryptocurrency market took a series of heavy punches from the Chinese government. The market took the hits like a warrior, but the combos have taken its toll in many cryptocurrency investors. The market lackluster performance in 2018 pales in comparison to its stellar thousand-percent gains in 2017. What has happened? Since 2013, the Chinese government have taken measures to regulate cryptocurrency, but... [Continue Reading]

How Cryptocurrencies Are Adding Complexity to the Divorce Process

If you don't personally invest in cryptocurrency, then it's likely that at this point you have friends, family members, or colleagues who do. Cryptocurrencies have risen from a very niche market to becoming nearly fully mainstream, and they've done so in a very short amount of time. Now that they're so ubiquitous, there's a new question to wrangle with, and that's the matter of how cryptocurrencies are handled in the divorce process. ... [Continue Reading]

How Blockchain Is Changing Corporate Giving

The blockchain refers to a public ledger technology in which each cryptocurrency transaction is digitally signed to confirm its originality and ensure that the information therein is not tampered with. As such, the operations recorded on the blockchain and the ledger itself are considered to be of the highest level of integrity. In the early days of cryptocurrency, people thought that blockchain was all about bitcoin. Today, it is... [Continue Reading]

2018 Is the Year of the Masternodes Cryptocurrencies

Digital currencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum are in the news headlines everyday. The properties that make these cryptocurrencies unique is their abilities to act as a store of value, and lightning quick transfer speeds, or at least with the introduction of the lightning network for Bitcoin, and Ethereum' Casper switch to pos and its smart contract capabilities allow cryptocurrencies to be more than just money. Now Masternodes coins... [Continue Reading]

Corda Review: A Solution for All and Any Friction in the Blockchain Business

Corda is a solution to any and all the friction in the blockchain business through not only delivering on the great early promise of the blockchain technology but also addressing business needs for interoperability as well as privacy. For instance, it enables businesses to transact directly by removing the costly frictions that are involved in any business transactions. Besides, it guarantees all the business parties that they are... [Continue Reading]

How to Launch an Initial Coin Offering - Some Questions to Ask Yourself

Many people believe that cryptocurrency is the next frontier in the FinTech world. Launching an ICO can be a great mark of success for blockchain platforms. However, it also needs to overcome major hurdles that currently fragment the industry. Success requires much more than just a strong product or an excellent ICO whitepaper. Before you embark on the journey of setting up an ICO for your business project, it's imperative that you... [Continue Reading]

Top Cryptocurrencies for 2018: What Are the Best Bitcoin Alternatives?

Important: This position should not be considered as an investment council. The author focuses on the best coins in terms of actual use and adoption, not from a financial or investment perspective. In 2017, cryptographic markets set the new standard for simple profits. Almost every piece or chip made incredible returns. "A rising tide throws all the boats," as they say, and the end of 2017 was a deluge. The increase in prices has... [Continue Reading]