Crypto 101: What is Bitcoin Cash?

It's no secret, Bitcoin is the first widely adopted cryptocurrency and the most valuable one by market cap and trade volume. However, any new technology that's widely adopted in a short period of time, comes with a series of problems. Bitcoin's Achilles heel is its scalability, specifically, the block size. Bitcoin's...

The Bitcoin Lightning Network explained

Bitcoin transaction fees have gotten ridiculously high but luckily a better solution is on its way. The Lightning Network is a system that would be built on top of the existing Bitcoin network and allow people to perform transactions instantly and at much lower fees, freeing up the main...

Crypto 101: What is IOTA (MIOTA) cryptocurrency?

IOTA is short for Internet of Things Application and this crypto technology is what powers transactions between Internet of Things (IoT) devices. IOTA came up with solutions for some of the most important problems of blockchain technologies such as transaction fees and scalability by simply eliminating the block and chain....

What is cryptocurrency? – Complete beginners guide

Over the past few years cryptocurrency has really taken off, and you might have heard that word more times than you can count. But what is cryptocurrency? If you're reading this, you probably want more than a dictionary-like definition even though it makes for a good start. What is a cryptocurrency? A...

What is a stablecoin? Understanding the types of stablecoins

Stablecoins are cryptocurrencies linked to other stable assets such as the U.S. dollar or gold. A stablecoin is a global currency that has low volatility and isn't linked to a central bank. Since most cryptoassets such as Bitcoin and Ethereum have a volatile nature, the need for stablecoins is...

How to Buy Ripple – A beginner’s guide

Ripple is one of the most promising crypto platforms as it aims to obliterate the current and antique financial transaction systems with its super fast transfers and low transaction fees. Ripple's currency trading eliminates the need for third-party services, multi-currency conversions that inflate the fees, as well as the long...

Crypto 101: What is Basic Attention Token (BAT)?

With no connection to its name, the Basic Attention Token has drawn a lot of attention lately. This token is connected to the now popular Brave browser and both were designed to go hand in hand. If you're wondering what is Basic Attention Token you will also need to...

What is a Bitcoin Fork – Upcoming Bitcoin Forks in 2018

Last year in August, Bitcoin Cash, the first coin made from a Bitcoin fork was born. Until now, two more coins have been created from Bitcoin forks: Bitcoin Gold, and Bitcoin Diamond. As the cryptocurrency universe is dynamic and ever-changing, we're going to discuss the most important upcoming Bitcoin forks...

Crypto 101: What is NEO cryptocurrency?

NEO (formerly known as Antshares) is one of the trending cryptocurrencies at the moment as last year it had a rapid growth that drew everyone's attention. To sum it up, NEO is a smart economy platform that relies on smart contracts. We've already discussed smart contracts in our Ethereum guide,...

How to turn Bitcoin into cash (fiat) – Complete guide

Investing in Bitcoin can be very profitable on long-term but regardless of the outcome, it is possible to cash out at any time. These days Bitcoin is considered as digital gold despite this year's bear market because regardless of the regulatory hurdles and other types of obstacles Bitcoin and the...

The difference between Ripple and XRP explained

Ripple (XRP) is one of the most popular cryptocurrencies that's in the top 5 based on market cap (currently on the second spot). Despite Ripple's orientation towards institutional money which has often been criticized by the crypto community it has had huge success so far. However, Ripple's collaboration with the...

Best cryptocurrency widgets for webmasters

Widgets are simple stand-alone apps that can be embedded into websites and offer additional custom content from third-parties. They can be placed in any section of the website such as sidebars, headers and even inside posts if needed. As a webmaster, you can use widgets to deliver specific content and...

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