Basics & Beyond

Introduction to Initial Exchange Offerings (IEO)

The craze over initial coin offerings (ICO's) has died down, but, in its place, a new fundraising method is gaining hot traction. Say hello to Initial Exchange Offerings (IEO's).

by Maria Victoria MacAraig  |  Jun 19, 2019
Avoiding Cryptocurrency Scams

How to Guide on ways you can protect yourself from falling victim to cryptocurrency scams.

by Jimmy Londo  |  Jun 02, 2019
Understanding Orphaned Blocks

The world of cryptocurrency mining is highly competitive. Large scale mining operations have spent millions of dollars to add blocks to a blockchain without them being "orphaned", but what are "orphaned" blocks?

by Jamesa Brown  |  Jan 29, 2019
51% Attacks

The blockchain has been thought to be impenetrable by many, but past events have shown that it does have a kryptonite. Lets explore the rise of 51% attacks.

by Jamesa Brown  |  Oct 30, 2018
Can it Scale?

Crypto projects have been plagued by one of the key venture capital questions, "Can it scale"? Read about the problem and learn about the potential solutions.

by Jamesa Brown  |  Oct 22, 2018
An Intro to Airdrops

There's no such thing as a free lunch, or is there? Airdrops have been used to increase participation on crypto projects by giving away free tokens. Interested in making some side income for free?

by Hermione Daguin  |  Oct 14, 2018
Cryptocurrency Wallet Security 101

Cryptocurrency and hacks have almost become synonyms terms, but the reality of the matter is that cryptocurrencies are extremely secure and difficult to steal if you store them properly.

by William Glynn  |  Oct 12, 2018
The Biggest Cryptocurrency Heists

Hackers have been plaguing the crypto world for years. Find out about some of the multi-million USD fortunes they've run off with, and always remember to keep your coins in your own custody.

by Marianne White  |  Sep 28, 2018
Creating Value Through Cryptocurrency Forks

Cryptocurrency forks have created a dividend like manor to reward investors of a certain cryptocurrency. However, they can get a bit ugly if their is fighting between the two forks before hand.

by Jamesa Brown  |  Sep 27, 2018
Are ERC20 Tokens Simple to Create?

There's a lot to learn when diving into cryptocurrencies, but how much do you need to know before you're able to create your very own coin? The answer is not much if you're dedicated.

by Jamesa Brown  |  Sep 26, 2018
How Mt. Gox destroyed Entire Fortunes In Cryptocurrency

Out of all the hacks that have plagued cryptocurrencies, one reigns supreme. There is no hack in the world more infamous than Mt Gox. Years later people are still awaiting justice.

by Jamesa Brown  |  Sep 23, 2018
Introduction to Proof-of-Stake

By cleverly implementing Proof-of-Work , Bitcoin solved one of the most fundamental problems in human society - trusting unknown actors. Now, a new consensus algorithm is ready to take cryptocurrencies to the next level.

by Tianyu Wu  |  Sep 22, 2018
Blockchain Explained Simply

Blockchains are at the heart of cryptocurrencies, but what are they? And how do they work? This article will answer both of those questions and much much more!

by Vern Napolitano  |  Sep 17, 2018
In the Beginning, There Was Light…. Wait, No, It Was an Initial Coin Offering: The History of ICOs.

In todays modern home, ICOs have become as recognized as Bitcoin. However, little know of how or why they started. Hop in the time machine with us as we go exploring for their origin.

by Joshua Cunningham  |  Sep 11, 2018
Cryptocurrency Risk Management

People have made fortunes investing in cryptocurrencies but they did it by using proper risk management. Learn some tips on how you can manage your risk to increase your return.

by Hermione Daguin  |  Sep 07, 2018
The Power-Hungry Bitcoin Mining System

Bitcoin is about empowering individuals to take ownership of their finances, but what happens when unintended consequences begin to show their nasty heads?

by Neha Yadev  |  Sep 05, 2018
Cryptojacking: The Burgeoning Hacking Trend For Crypto Mining.

The crypto world isn't all rainbows and butterflies. People have lost millions of dollars through exchange and wallet hacks. Now, hackers are aiming to steal your processing power.

by Joshua Cunningham  |  Sep 02, 2018
Introduction to Cryptocurrency Mining

One of the most important parts to a cryptocurrency is its mining. But what is cryptocurrency mining? Grab your pick and shovel and join us as we dig into what cryptocurrency mining is.

by Max Villagomez  |  Aug 28, 2018
ICO Investing: An Alternative to Traditional VC

The world of venture capital investing has always been closed off to those without any connections and small amounts of capital. Initial Coin Offerings have found a way to let anyone invest and profit.

by Hermione Daguin  |  Aug 19, 2018
Byzantine Consensus: The Billion Dollar Problem Solved

Byzantine Consensus is the problem Satoshi Nakamoto solved when he created Bitcoin. Now thousands of other cryptocurrencies rely on his solution. Ready to learn more?

by Hermione Daguin  |  Aug 15, 2018