The third ever Bitcoin Halving happened just a week ago (on May 11 2020) and since then Bitcoin has been consolidating somewhat sideways. Is the price on its way up? What other treats should we look out for? Let's take a look at how the market reacted to this epic event and see what we … Continue reading One week after the BTC halving – where are we at?
Just yesterday JK Rowling set CT (crypto twitter) on fire with this tweet which is sure to go down in the history of Twitter Gold. In a typical Twitter fashion, the author received an avalanche of replies ranging from funny, witty, informative and silly, to .. confusing, rude and plain wrong. Everyone who is … Continue reading JK Rowling tweets about Bitcoin… the reaction is priceless.
It's done! The third Bitcoin Halving just wrapped up and it was as memorable and eventful as one could expect. There was a lot of volatility on the markets, way more than I remember from the last halving event and the Twitterverse exploded. What was strange this time around, is that the market was really … Continue reading Happy Halving 2020! Now what?
Just a couple of days ago we saw another issuance of the greatest marketing in crypto - I'm talking about Teeka Tiwari's secret list of "5 coins to 5 million($)". The Palm Beach Group head analyst published a report just two days ago, which he called 5 Coins to 5 Million - in reference to … Continue reading 5 coins to 5 million: my thoughts on Teeka’s secret list of alts.
We are just 3 days away from the most talked-about event this year - the Bitcoin Halving. It will occur at block 630 000 which is estimated to happen on 11 or 12 May 2020 (depending on the timezone you are in) and it's one of those momentum events that create a lot of buzz. … Continue reading Bitcoin in the 10k range again, but will it hold post-halving?
In a previous post on this blog, I introduced to you the latest Cobo Vault (second generation) device and gave it a 5 star rating for being the most secure cold wallet device currently on the market. I also interviewed its creator Lixin Liu and promised to make a step-by-step tutorial on how to set … Continue reading Cobo Vault Setting Up Guide – the most secure HD wallet
See if you remember any of these top cryptocurrencies from back in the day... Namecoin, Peercoin, Novacoin or Feathercoin may not mean anything to those who came in the crypto space after 2016, but they used to be the top cryptos once. Stratis, NXT, Primecoin, Megacoin... the list goes on and on... And where are … Continue reading Top 10 ranking cryptocurrencies 2013 to 2020
Last year (August 2019) Reuters reported about a forgery crisis currently roiling the world’s gold industry. According to the report at least (possibly much more) $50 million worth of fake gold bars are being "fraudulently stamped with the logos of major refineries are being inserted into the global market" with at least 1,000 of the … Continue reading $50 million worth of fake Gold is being sold on the market… Zero fake Bitcoin.
Move over Trezor and Ledger, there's a new Super Secure HD wallet in town... I just received my brand new Cobo Vault Pro and in this article I will give you my top reasons why I consider it the safest crypto wallet of all. I am talking about a super secure hardware wallet device that … Continue reading The most secure crypto wallet
Trust Wallet is one of these cool hybrid wallets that you have on your mobile for quick and easy access to your crypto holdings, while at the same time remaining in full ownership of your digital assets. What I mean by that is - you have a seed phrase that protects your wallet data and … Continue reading Trust Wallet Review – stake, buy & sell crypto from your phone
Here is a form of a cyber attack that is largely unknown to users in the crypto space and I feel it's time to bring it to your attention. Throughout my "Crypto Jargon" series I have discussed many types of cyber attacks and crypto-related threats that you should look out for and this one is … Continue reading What is Dust | Dusting Attacks Explained
The third Bitcoin Halving is approaching fast now and we are already seeing a positive price action in the run-up to the event. Bitcoin is up 100% in the past month and that's in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic shutdown of global economies. In the middle of March we saw the biggest crash of the … Continue reading 27,000 less Bitcoin per month mined
CoinMarketCap.com (CMC) is the most popular crypto data aggregator, drawing some 207.2 million visitors in the last six months, according to data from SimilarWeb. It has established itself as the go-to crypto platform for every investor or trader of cryptocurrencies. Another giant in the cryptoverse is undoubtedly Binance - a company that developed a large … Continue reading How Binance’s Acquisition Could Affect CoinMarketCap
Coinbase is the most popular crypto exchange for first-time buyers of Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin (and some other altcoins too) and it has become quite an institution over the years. It was one of the first wallets with user-friendly interface that facilitated purchases of Bitcoin back in 2013 when the majority of the crypto purchases … Continue reading “Learn to Earn” Crypto Initiative by Coinbase
“People are not interested in spending Bitcoin right now, but are interested in accumulating it. If people don’t understand Bitcoin as money yet, they certainly will understand it as a better reward.” These are the words of the CEO of a US based startup "Fold" that has teamed up with Visa to enable their users … Continue reading Earn Bitcoin as cashback on your shopping
So, you bought some Bitcoin or Ethereum or other crypto and you think your job is done. You left the coins in the same place where you bought them but I have news for you: this may not be the best way to store your crypto. Let me explain... Typically, the service you will use … Continue reading Crypto Wallets – Complete Guide (Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and other crypto wallets explained)
Since 2017 when Bitcoin was hard forked and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) was born there has been a great deal of rivalry and speculation as to should we care about the fundamental principles carried on by both versions. Most people in the crypto community support the BTC version which is the dominant chain and subsequently carries … Continue reading Bcash (BCH) just halved and nobody noticed…
Crypto.com Waives 3.5% Credit Card Fee for Crypto Purchases This announcement came just at the right time. Just yesterday one of the services I recommended here in my blog for buying crypto, broke the news to their million-strong customer base that they will wave any fees involved in buying cryptocurrencies with credit cards until July … Continue reading Buying Crypto with credit card: ZERO FEES
It's been a couple of weeks now that Bitcoin is trading below crucial $7000 price range and this is worrying for a number of factors. The main one being its mining costs. Since 2018 when Bitcoin began its 2-year bear cycle, we've seen a lot of pressure on mining and especially the individual miners who … Continue reading Bitcoin must go above the $7k soon or else it’s in trouble…
It was just last week that we saw a report by the Cointelegraph that the wallet addresses holding 1 (or more) bitcoins have reached ATH (all-time-high). Indeed, the number of new wallets have been on the rise rapidly since 2017 and while it is possible that many wallets can be owned by one person, the … Continue reading Number of Wallets Holding 1+ Bitcoin Skyrocket amid Crypto Downfall
I keep being asked about the websites (service providers) I use to buy Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies a lot these days and since my last post on this topic was back in 2017, I guess it is time to make an update and give you my top choices for buying crypto - with credit card … Continue reading How to buy Bitcoin in 2020 Fast, Easy & Safe.
In my previous post I looked into an American-based service provider for crypto that works in many regions around the world and today I will review another website that I have been using for the past 3+ years. It's an Austrian-based service that caters to all the European countries (and soon expanding to other regions … Continue reading How to buy Gold, Silver, Bitcoin and 30 other cryptos within minutes.
It's been 5 years since I first made a tutorial on Coinbase and I feel we are due an update, so for anyone who is new to crypto and is looking to get their hands on some Bitcoin or another cryptocurrency, here's a quick guide to Coinbase - the most popular and easy-to-use fiat to … Continue reading How to buy Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and other crypto with Coinbase App
For the longest time, one of the strongest cases in favour of Bitcoin has been the Store Of Value claim. The asset has outperformed Gold and Silver and pretty much every stock out there in the past decade. But last week we saw an unprecedented market sell-off that went on hand in hand with the … Continue reading Bitcoin becomes correlated with the stock market.
It's no secret that the world is in turmoil about the current Corona Virus pandemic which is causing closures of public events, schools and all kinds of mayhem in many countries already. Ever-hungry for sensationalist headlines media outlets are spreading around the clock FUD news on how this outbreak is causing economic downfall in every … Continue reading Bitcoin flash crash to below $6k is alarming. Capitulation?
On 16 Feb (2020) The Cointelegraph reported about yet another threat with legal action coming from the never-ending saga ... I mean the attack on Bitcoin that Craig Wright is trying to exercise. If you don't know his name, I'd assume you literally just heard about Bitcoin yesterday, so in one short sentence, this is … Continue reading Craig Wright tries to sue… Bitcoin?!
So, yesterday we had a sudden drop in Bitcoin after a few days of consolidation that followed its most recent jump to the $10500 resistance level. This was a drop below the 10k level for the third time in the past week and as usual caused the rest of the crypto market to drop as … Continue reading Bitcoin drops below 10k – should you be worried?
You’ve probably heard me talk about the Bitcoin halving in some of my videos and posts here on this blog and now that this event approaches fast, I think it’s time to give you an update on it and explain what it's all about. What is the Bitcoin Halving The Bitcoin halving is an event … Continue reading Bitcoin Halving 2020: Everything You Need To Know
Welcome to another Crypto Jargon post – the series where we break down the complex crypto terminology. Today’s article features the following terms: Token Swap Token Burn Eater Address Vanity Address First, a reminder about the difference between tokens and coins. Coins are those cryptocurrencies that are using their own blockchain and are most commonly … Continue reading Token Swap, Token Burn, Eeater Address & Vanity Address – Explained
Is it the beginning of the end for Bitcoin Cash? Is the biggest Bitcoin fork in crisis? It surely looks that way. I am of course referring to the fact that in the past two days, we are seeing some very telling signs of what may be the start of a falldown of Bcash - … Continue reading Is Bitcoin Cash in crisis?