ICOs in 2018

Whilst it might only feel like a short time ago we were toasting the end of 2017, and most importantly bitcoin at its highest ever price, we are now approaching the end of 2018, so just how has this year been for ICOs? For those of you not yet familiar with ICOs then first of […]

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10 Years of Bitcoin

1 November will mark the 10th anniversary of the birth of bitcoin, for it was on this day that the white paper was published which first mentioned an ‘electronic cash system’, which would of course go on to become bitcoin. So just what has happened over the past 10 years? And more importantly what does […]

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What is a bitcoin ATM?

Now we all know what an ATM is in the traditional sense, but what is a Bitcoin ATM? These machines have started to pop up all over the world in places such as shopping centres, airports, and train stations amongst other places. But what exactly are they, are how do they work? The use of […]

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What does ‘HODL’ mean?

If you’re a regular reader of bitcoin blogs, or you follow a lot of bitcoin related social media then chances are you will have seen the phrase ‘bitcoin hodl’ used. So just what exactly does this term mean? The phrase itself is quite simple, and certainly won’t require any long winded technical explanation. It means […]

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Living on cryptocurrency – Bitcoin Girl

If you search on YouTube, Dailymotion, or in fact any other video sharing site then you can find a plethora of videos regarding people trying to buy things with cryptocurrency, and discussing whereabouts cryptocurrency can be used in the real world. One production company has gone a step further and made a show about a […]

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What is a bitcoin whale?

Did you know that it is now estimated a whopping 55% of all bitcoin is held by just 1% of wallets? The people who make up this 1% are known as bitcoin whales, so just who are these people and how do they affect bitcoin? Diar, which is a blockchain research unit, has recently put […]

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ICO Success Stories

In this blog we are going to look at some of the most successful ICOs over the past few years. Before we begin, the uninitiated among you may be asking yourself what is an ICO? To put it simply an ICO is a way of crowdfunding which is based around cryptocurrency. Companies with an idea […]

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ICOs not related to blockchain

In this blog article we are going to look at ICOs, and more importantly one of the most basic things you should have in place before trying to launch one. Although it may seem obvious, if you are to launch an ICO then you must ensure that it is in someway making use of blockchain […]

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Weird and Wacky Coins – PutinCoin

Welcome to the first in a series of blogs where we take a look at some of the more weird and wacky cryptocurrencies that are available out there. Ever since the success of Bitcoin there have been a huge number of cryptocurrencies released on the market hoping to replicate the success of it. Whereas there […]

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Bitcoin Lightning Network

Bitcoin Lightning Network When speaking to critics of bitcoin, one of their major concerns regarding the cryptocurrency is it’s slow transaction time. This could be set to change though with the bitcoin lightning network, which could see it compete with bitcoin cash, dash coin, lite coin and ripple. So what is bitcoin lightning network? The […]

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