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Learn how bitcoin is being adopted as a payment method [Analysis]

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The head analyst at The Block, Larry Cermak, recently shared his findings after analysing data for the venues that accept bitcoin (ATM’s, stores, services and restaurants). He used the coinmap API to get data (//coinmap.org/api/ ). Here is the thread where he discusses his findings of how merchants accepting bitcoin correlates with the bitcoin price: […]

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Why Should I Trade Bitcoin & Altcoin Cryptocurrencies?

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Cryptocurrency is a fast-growing digital asset. It is impossible to have predicted that the creation of Bitcoin in 2009 would be worth over $15,000, 10-years later. If you did not make an early cryptocurrency investment, do not worry… It’s not too late to enter the cryptocurrency ecosystem. Now, everyone is investing in cryptocurrency and cryptocurrency […]

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What are Altcoins & How Do They Differ to Bitcoin (BTC)?

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Today, there are thousands of altcoins on the coin market cap. Essentially, all the cryptocurrencies you see after Bitcoin (BTC). Altcoins have been around since the success of Bitcoin and we’re not talking about Bitcoin hard forks. Hard forks are quite different to Bitcoin in that they are simply upgrades to existing crypto asset network […]

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ETH vs BTC: Can Ethereum Hit the Top of the Cryptocurrency Chart?

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Global interests in Ethereum (ETH) have led to a constant comparison to Bitcoin (BTC) – the digital gold among all cryptocurrencies. Ethereum prices grew rapidly, but still, far behind Bitcoin. While the value of Bitcoin skyrocketed towards the end of 2017, the Ether cryptocurrency received 3 times more transactions. Bitcoin was the first digital currency […]

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Everything to know about the Ledger Nano S and Ledger Blue wallet

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“developing security and infrastructure solutions for cryptocurrencies as well as blockchain applications for individuals and companies, by leveraging a distinctive, proprietary technology.”   By now, you may know what a cryptocurrency wallet is. But what defines a cryptocurrency hardware wallet is its ability to secure the private key provided by your wallet address. Private keys […]

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Everything you Should Know About the Trezor Wallet & its Supported Coins

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“Trezor. Invented for your digital freedom.” The concept of a cryptocurrency hardware wallet – otherwise known as ‘cold storage wallets’ – stemmed from the need to ensure the safe storing of digital currencies. In layman’s terms, a cold storage wallet is a cryptocurrency wallet that is not connected to the internet. Here, transactions are digitally […]

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Keeping your Cryptocurrency Safe in Cold Storage Wallets

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Cryptocurrency wallets have been around since the dawn of Bitcoin With the consistent adoption of cryptocurrency and altcoin prices continuously increasing, it’s important to have your own cryptocurrency for storing value. If you’re new to cryptocurrency, one of the first things to know is that a cryptocurrency wallet is a secure digital wallet which is […]

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Global Industries that Accept Cryptocurrency Payments

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Many businesses, institutions and e-commerce stores are realising the power of Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrency use cases. The adoption of cryptocurrency has gotten many Bitcoin and altcoin users to exchange their digital assets for goods and service. Though, cryptocurrency within the goods and service industry – both online and offline – remain a problem, given […]

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Fun, Interesting Facts about Bitcoin & 100 Altcoins this Year!

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The Bitcoin and altcoin end of year rally is slowly nearing. This week, Ripple (XRP) has already enjoyed a short period of fame; taking the place of Ethereum (ETH) with the second highest market capitalisation. Coindirect reflects on Bitcoin and 100 cryptocurrencies that made a great start to 2018.   101. Ignis (IGNIS) 
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