Putting the Plunge into Perspective

The cryptocurrency market has truly been something for investors and bystanders to marvel. Whereas a great year in traditional equities might entail a gain in value of around 10% (stocks historically average 7% a year, inclusive of dividend reinvestment), the aggregate market cap of all cryptocurrencies increased by more than 3,300% last year. Sure, this … Continue reading Putting the Plunge into Perspective

Canada – The Future of Bitcoin Mining

China has grown into one of the world’s most significant sources of cryptocurrency mining. But, it is cracking down on the sector due to concerns about excessive energy usage. Until recently, China’s bitcoin mining industry flourished, with the country’s cheap labour, inexpensive electricity and chip manufacturing capabilities. But with the latest directive, that the Chinese … Continue reading Canada – The Future of Bitcoin Mining

Binance: From ICO to the World’s Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange

A year ago, no one had heard of Binance. That’s because the cryptocurrency exchange — which is now the 376th-most popular website in the world. Binance Goes from ICO to World’s Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange in Six Months Binance was bootstrapped through a July 2017 ICO that raised approximately $15 million, and its early user base … Continue reading Binance: From ICO to the World’s Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange

Why We Need a Stable Cryptocurrency

After getting involved in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space, I’ve come to realize that two questions tend to dominate many conversations regarding this technology: What do you think the price of (bitcoin, ether, etc.) is going to be? When will we start to see mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies? As someone who often is at odds … Continue reading Why We Need a Stable Cryptocurrency

How Hard is Creating an Ethereum Token?

Create your own Ethereum Token. We are all familiar with ICO’s (Initial coin offering) by now. Many projects rake in millions of $ from investors with the promise of a revolutionary technology through smart contracts that will change the world. Quite often there is only that, a promise, along with a white paper and a website … Continue reading How Hard is Creating an Ethereum Token?

Sigil – The Future of Crowdfunding

Originally written and posted by Saâd Khafif - make sure to check out his articles for some great crypto content! Get involved with Sigil today and earn FREE coins through joining the Slack and Bounty programs! Blockchain, local currencies, legal framework … If crowdfunding is on the rise, it should undergo major changes in the years to come. Why … Continue reading Sigil – The Future of Crowdfunding