We love patterns, right? Traders often look for repetitive elements in a market when predicting future trends. Here is a comparison between 2014-2016 and 2018. Take a look for yourself: 2013/14: 2017/18 Is it the same pattern happening almost twice as fast or are they completely different situations? Article written by Tim Copeland … Continue reading Is Bitcoin heading into another long-term bear market in the cryptocurrency world?
https://youtu.be/MQU3gFpVoAM Binance is planning to take BNB off Ethereum, onto its own blockchain. Google is set to ban cryptocurrency related content from June. Coinbase has been awarded an e-money exchange by the FCA. Binance has revealed plans to shift its own coin BNB off Ethereum onto its own blockchain showing a move towards a decentralised … Continue reading Weekly update: Google crypto ads ban, Coinbase granted e-money license and Binance blockchain move
Cryptocurrency is poised to bring a cashless world into reality. The industry, worth $500 billion is becoming mainstream and offers an alternative to traditional banking. This new technology allows users to send money almost instantly from any mobile device. It works by having a large number of network computers verifying transactions and recording them on … Continue reading Into a cashless world
Following news that Marathon have successfully installed their large bitcoin mining software in Quebec, I take a look at whether or not this makes any sense. Bitcoin mining is quite simple in terms of, if the monetary value of the bitcoins you mine is greater than your hardware and electricity costs, you make money. It's … Continue reading Game Theory for Bitcoin mining
"Bitcoin's a bubble" "Bitcoin's the future" - It's hard to see through the noise. In this article, I look at the price of Bitcoin in context. I look at some signs that might affect the price. PRICE: Bitcoin is about $11,500. What does that mean? Over 2017, Bitcoin's price went 20x to its peak of … Continue reading Idiot’s guide to the price of Bitcoin.
This article shares a few tips about buying bitcoin, a guide to signing up to coinbase and warnings about common scams. TIPS WHEN TO BUY: The best time to buy bitcoin is when it is at its lowest. Do not buy when it has had a huge rise in value - it usually experiences a … Continue reading How to buy Bitcoin and avoid getting scammed.
Blockchains are being used to secure digital money. It would be pretty shady if someone just came along and edited the blockchain to show they owned all the coins. So, how are blockchains un-editable? #1 Hashes Hashes are often used to verify that information hasn't changed. Imagine you have a number of dice of different … Continue reading Why can’t someone re-write a blockchain and steal your money?