Category: Cryptocurrency Basics

What is the essence of blockchain?

A blockchain – originally block chain – is a continuously growing list of records, called blocks, which are linked and secured using cryptography. Each block typically contains a hash pointer as a link to a previous block, a timestamp and transaction data.
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Where does the blockchain philosophy come from?

The first work on a cryptographically secured chain of blocks was described in 1991 by Stuart Haber and W. Scott Stornetta. The first distributed blockchain was then conceptualised by an group known as Satoshi Nakamoto in 2008 and implemented the following year as a core component of the digital currency bitcoin, where it serves as the public ledger for all transactions.

Editor choice LeonArdo bitcoin and altcoin trading bot review

LeonArdo bitcoin and altcoin trading bot review

LeonArdo is a trading Terminal and trading bot for different cryptocurrencies. The trading terminal supports a lot of exchanges. Scroll down a little to read more information about the trading bot and read a review of us using the trading terminal. What is LeonArdo? LeonArdo is a Bitcoin trading terminal that lets ...

What is Exodus software Wallet and Exchange?

What is Exodus software Wallet and Exchange?

About Exodus.io New to wallets? Please read this article first. Exodus wraps solid engineering inside beautiful design. We poured our hearts into every detail, from pixel-perfect icons to subtle sounds, making a blockchain asset experience that "just works for normal people". ...

Editor choice All about Ledger Hardware Wallets

All about Ledger Hardware Wallets

What is a Ledger Hardware Wallet? New to wallets? Please read this article first. Hardware wallets are probably the most robust form of security you can have for your Bitcoins or any other cryptocurrency. They allow you to send and receive cryptocurrencies on any computer. The way the hardware ...

100 cryptocurrencies described in 4 words

100 cryptocurrencies described in 4 words

This list describes 100 cryptocurrencies in 4 words or less. This is not any investment advice whatsoever. Some of these cryptocurrencies might be scams, some might be gold. Easy as pie. Name Symbol Description Bitcoin BTC Digital gold Ethereum ETH Programmable contracts and money ...

The North American Bitcoin conference 2018

The North American Bitcoin conference 2018

January 18 & 19, Miami   The North American Bitcoin Conference, as part of the World Blockchain Forum: Investments & ICOs, is heading to Miami for its sixth installment. On the weekend of January 18 & 19, more than 1000 Bitcoin and blockchain community members will converge on Miami for a ...

Social Media

Social Media

How to stay on top of Cryptocurrency developments? Be social! The World is one big community. While you are sleeping million others are working. While you open your eyes new disruptive innovations or disastrous events may have occurred. Not even talking about the fact that you are having a boring meeting while the ...

NEOtoGas – A great tool to calculate your GAS

NEOtoGas – A great tool to calculate your GAS

When you own NEO and you hold NEO you generate GAS. See it as a form of dividend. There are great tools on the internet to calculate how much GAS you can generate holding NEO in a wallet. One of them is www.neotogas.com created by a developer called NinjaWTF. On the website you can fill in the amount of NEO you ...

BlockShow Asia 2017

BlockShow Asia 2017

November 29-30, 2017 Singapore (Sentosa) BlockShow Asia 2017 is your center of the Blockchain universe with the best of what the industry has to offer conveniently packed for you in one entertaining event. BlockShow Asia 2017 is now going global to bring you the hottest startups, ICOs, Blockchain solutions ...