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by toholdornot
Thu Jun 14, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: Bitcoin Diamond (BCD): A Complete Guide
Replies: 0
Views: 317

Bitcoin Diamond (BCD): A Complete Guide

Bitcoin diamond (BCD) is a fork of bitcoin that takes the existing bitcoin infrastructure and enhances it to support more advanced privacy features and a new currency (BCD). The fork was pre-arranged with a specific block on the bitcoin blockchain set as the trigger point at which a new blockchain w...
by toholdornot
Thu May 31, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: New Zcash Software To Break Ground For ‘Sapling’ Upgrade
Replies: 0
Views: 306

New Zcash Software To Break Ground For ‘Sapling’ Upgrade

Privacy-oriented cryptocurrency Zcash development team has released new Zcash node with initial support for the scheduled Saplin upgrade slated later this year. According to release notes published Wednesday, May 30, the 1.1.1 release update puts the first consensus rules in place as it prepares for...
by toholdornot
Wed May 09, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Beginners & Help
Topic: The Cryptocurrency Terms you need to know
Replies: 1
Views: 534

The Cryptocurrency Terms you need to know

Today, the internet is buzzing with cryptocurrency terms that may leave wondering what they mean. On social media networks, and even in mainstream media, a lot is being said regarding the Bitcoin and other altcoins and if you don’t know what they mean, you will be left out of discussions. Here is a ...
by toholdornot
Fri May 04, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: Beginners & Help
Topic: The Zero Knowledge Proof Explained
Replies: 1
Views: 490

The Zero Knowledge Proof Explained

Since the recent development in cryptography and resulting cryptocurrencies, security and privacy have been key in the industry. Various blockchains provide their own security measures to make the network as secure as possible. Zero-Knowledge proof (ZKP) is a security measure that makes the verifier...
by toholdornot
Wed May 02, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: BitcoinCash 2018: Upgrade Information and New Features
Replies: 0
Views: 244

BitcoinCash 2018: Upgrade Information and New Features

It was in August 2017 when Bitcoin Cash split from Bitcoin, and this had thrown the future of this digital currency into doubt. Later that same year, November to be precise, another bitcoin cash software upgrade was announced. This upgrade has become a reality as it is slated for May 15 this year. T...
by toholdornot
Mon Apr 30, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Cryptojacking: How to Prevent, Detect and Recover from it
Replies: 0
Views: 455

Cryptojacking: How to Prevent, Detect and Recover from it

Cryptojacking is the use of another person’s computer to mine cryptocurrencies without their permission. Criminals use various means to remotely gain access to target computers. Malware may be introduced to an unsuspecting person’s computer through a malicious link sent via email. Once clicked, the ...
by toholdornot
Fri Apr 27, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Cryptobonaparte’s Outlook on the Cryptosphere and Crypto Exchanges
Replies: 0
Views: 503

Cryptobonaparte’s Outlook on the Cryptosphere and Crypto Exchanges

2017 showed us the potential of the fledgling crypto industry. We saw the total market capitalization rise from $17 billion in January to eclipse at $800 billion by the end of the year. However, so far this year it seems crypto markets had been in a downward spiral- losing over $500 billion in value...
by toholdornot
Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Bitsquare: A Different way to Trade Cryptos
Replies: 0
Views: 432

Bitsquare: A Different way to Trade Cryptos

Bitsquare is a peer-to-peer open source system. It allows people to sell Bitcoin in exchange, regular currencies or altcurrencies. Manfred Karrer founded Bitsquare and its beta version was released in the spring of 2016. Bisquare is a Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO) whose ownership is di...
by toholdornot
Tue Apr 24, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: What is Bancor?
Replies: 0
Views: 325

What is Bancor?

The Bancor protocol is a platform to help create smart coins and give these coins liquidity and asynchronous price discovery. It allows users to create smart coins which can be traded for other crypto coins right away. There is no need to look for a buyer or seller who has a matching need. Also, it ...
by toholdornot
Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Zcash / ZEC (Different from Zcoin)
Topic: A Complete Guide on how to mine ZCash
Replies: 1
Views: 1363

A Complete Guide on how to mine ZCash

Zcash is a digital currency that has been designed with the concept of privacy and identity protection. Zcash allows traders to carry out anonymous transactions while still delivering the advantages of the blockchain. The ZEC token, as we know it today, is the result of the project that was original...
by toholdornot
Fri Apr 20, 2018 11:13 am
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: All you need to know about Bitcoin Trading bots
Replies: 0
Views: 411

All you need to know about Bitcoin Trading bots

Cryptocurrency market is a lot more volatile than the fiat investment market. It’s common to end your day with a lot of money to your name only to wake up and find that your assets aren’t worth half as much anymore. The volatility of the crypto market is something that all investors and traders trea...
by toholdornot
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Anatomy of the Tokens Market: Supply and Demand Analysis, by Sandris Murins
Replies: 0
Views: 389

Anatomy of the Tokens Market: Supply and Demand Analysis, by Sandris Murins

Strategy director and co-founder of Iconiq Lab, Mr Sandris Murins, analyzes the current state of the Tokens Market. "As a tokenization strategist, I will write weekly posts on the anatomy of the token market. In my first piece, I would like to offer a general token market analysis to provide answers...
by toholdornot
Thu Apr 19, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: Beginners & Help
Topic: What is TenX?
Replies: 3
Views: 815

What is TenX?

With the boost of cryptocurrencies, many people are actively investing in them and hold a variety of altcoins in their digital wallets. Managing these wallets can sometimes be cumbersome, but the real problem is that there aren’t many places you can spend these crypto coins. Apart from Overstock and...
by toholdornot
Wed Apr 18, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Instant Exchange: Shapeshift or Changelly?
Replies: 9
Views: 2369

Instant Exchange: Shapeshift or Changelly?

Both Changelly and Shapeshift are fairly popular platforms to trade cryptocurrencies instantly. Let’s try to see what they have in common and what makes them different. Changelly Changelly counts over a million customers. Coinmarketcap includes it as a go-to-link to start trading a currency; it was ...
by toholdornot
Tue Apr 17, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: What is OmiseGO (OMG) and how it Works
Replies: 0
Views: 228

What is OmiseGO (OMG) and how it Works

OmiseGo is a decentralized operated extension platform of Omise; an Asian based venture-backed payment services company that was founded in 2014. Unlike the company itself, Omise is owned by users and token holders. OMG (OmiseGO) is basically a white-label eWallet, smart contract platform and ERC20 ...
by toholdornot
Mon Apr 16, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: Iryo, the Slovenian Based Health Blockchain Startup
Replies: 0
Views: 235

Iryo, the Slovenian Based Health Blockchain Startup

Ljubljana, Slovenia – Iryo, a new blockchain startup creating a globally participatory healthcare network will soon provide a modern electronic health record system for refugee camps in the Middle East as their first real-world use case. All across the world, patients currently have little or no con...
by toholdornot
Fri Apr 13, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: What is the IOS Token (IOST) and how it Works
Replies: 0
Views: 226

What is the IOS Token (IOST) and how it Works

The IOS (Internet-of-Services) is rather new in the market and is credited for providing service providers with a fast and reliable kind of infrastructure. For the longest time, blockchains have powered cryptocurrencies, but their power as a separate entity had been undermined. However, people have ...
by toholdornot
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: What is Factom? A Beginners Guide
Replies: 0
Views: 209

What is Factom? A Beginners Guide

Factom is a blockchain protocol that aims to make it cheaper and easier for companies to store data on a blockchain. It is useful for businesses working with medical records; for example, different users can easily audit all stored documents. However, the documents remain safely stored and secured w...
by toholdornot
Wed Apr 11, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Ripple
Topic: Should you Invest in Ripple (XRP)?
Replies: 11
Views: 3693

Should you Invest in Ripple (XRP)?

What is Ripple and what is XRP? First of all, it is necessary to make a distinction between them. Ripple is a company aiming at the creation of a network of financial institutions that could lower the cost of international payments, making them easier and faster in the process. It was founded in 201...
by toholdornot
Wed Apr 04, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Mining
Topic: Nvidia Titan V Review
Replies: 0
Views: 381

Nvidia Titan V Review

Nvidia has produced some of the best GPU mining cards in recent years. The company has not only targeted gaming geeks but also cryptocurrency miners by offering them high-quality GPU’s. Last year the company unveiled its most powerful GPU around the world, popularly known as Nvidia Titan V. Due to i...
by toholdornot
Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: USA Cryptocurrency Taxation
Replies: 1
Views: 607

USA Cryptocurrency Taxation

When it comes to tax regulations in the USA, virtual currencies are judged as assets. In particular, cryptos are handled as capital assets; they include bonds, stocks and other forms of investment properties. In 2014, the American Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued a notice; as long as cryptocurr...
by toholdornot
Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: What is Power Ledger & Where to buy POWR Tokens
Replies: 0
Views: 233

What is Power Ledger & Where to buy POWR Tokens

Power Ledger is a project applying digital ledger technology to empower users with the capacity to sell and buy sustainable energy, such as solar energy; thereby, rendering intermediaries such as utility companies a surplus. The renewable energy market is still majorly concentrated; a defect that Po...
by toholdornot
Wed Mar 28, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: A Complete Guide on how to buy Cindicator (CND)
Replies: 0
Views: 212

A Complete Guide on how to buy Cindicator (CND)

Cindicator LTD is a private company registered in Gibraltar and is the issuer of Cindicator tokens. The operating company is Vote Inc, a Delaware corporation. Mikhail Brusov, Yuri Lobyntsev and Artem Baranov are the founders and head of the company. Cindicator tokens (CND) is a medium of exchange an...
by toholdornot
Mon Mar 26, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: What is Komodo (KMD)? A Beginner's Guide
Replies: 0
Views: 255

What is Komodo (KMD)? A Beginner's Guide

The Komodo Platform is a blockchain arrangement that offers clients a site to display, distribute and market their own self-developed blockchains or ICO’s. The platform applies both decentralized and virtual money anonymizer technologies in its exchanges enhancing their security. Read the full guide...
by toholdornot
Fri Mar 23, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: What is ERC 20 Standard?
Replies: 2
Views: 633

What is ERC 20 Standard?

The financial world is currently awash with the marvel of the blockchain technology and the magic of cryptocurrencies at large. For the amateurs, the industry is merely a money-making machine that revolves around Bitcoin and some tech related stuff. For the enthusiasts though, they view this field i...
by toholdornot
Wed Mar 21, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Altcoins / Alternative Cryptocurrencies
Topic: Everything you need to know about Ardor (ARDR)
Replies: 0
Views: 224

Everything you need to know about Ardor (ARDR)

Ardor brings something very essential to the cryptocurrency table; a blockchain-as-a-service podium. The digital ledger technology has spurred interest in corporations and institutions globally. However, most institutions, despite having a great interest in blockchain technology, do not wish to deve...

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