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Iranian Government Seizes Crypto Mining Equipment

The Iranian government has historically had a complicated relationship with cryptocurrency. A few years ago, the government threatened that crypto miners would be cut off entirely from the national grid after it was found...
Ethereum Soars to New All-time High

Ethereum Soars to New All-time High

Ethereum fans have had reason to celebrate over the last week as the popular altcoin has soared to a new all-time price high. As of May 6, 2021, the all-time price of Ethereum is almost $3,500 which represents an increase of around 300% since the beginning of 2021,...

PayPal Launches Crypto Checkout Service

PayPal Launches Crypto Checkout Service

Few payment processors in the world hold quite as much power as PayPal. The company boasts of over 330 million users as well as around 29 million merchants that make use of their services. This is why when last year PayPal announced that it would be allowing for...

Bitcoin: what’s next?

Bitcoin: what’s next?

While institutional are investing in the crypto market, Bitcoin is becoming increasingly popular. As proof: the first three weeks of this year 2021 saw the volumes of King BTC double in comparison to the same volumes in 2019 and 2020. Everybody is working on it:...

Crypto currency exchange rates

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The Beginner’s guide

How to avoid cryptomarketing scams?

This article is complementary to previous articles related to ICOs. Now that you understand the ICO system, you will now know the different scams that "everyone else" is likely to fall into. Indeed, the crypto-currency...

Lightning Network explained

"Bitcoin makes all banks look ridiculous!" This is a sentence I hear too often! Indeed, there are still many steps take before convincing our people to replace traditional currencies in order to benefit from the advantages...

What is a cryptocurrency?

When you return from a tropical holiday, do you also regret finding yourself with extra tickets that you cannot exchange? Because of the expensive costs associated with the exchange rate and the commissions charged during...

Fibonacci retracements

Leonardo FIBONACCI was an Italian mathematician who lived in the 12th and 13th centuries ((1175 - 1250). He is known to have highlighted the famous Fibonacci sequence. The sequence of fibonacci numbers is, after 0 and 1, a...

How Blockchain Technology Contributes to the Financial Sectors

The existence and democratization of Blockchain technology recently made a lot of noise. The first cryptocurrency of its kind, Bitcoin, officially launched in 2009, has enabled a large-scale democratization of the...

Most General Types of Blockchain Consensus Mechanism: PoW and PoS

Blockchain is probably something familiar to you, especially you may know it was first applied to the cryptocurrency. All you know about blockchain is about the technology underlining the creation of cryptocurrency, as a...
The history behind Bitcoin & Blockchain

The history behind Bitcoin & Blockchain

The origin of the phenomenon: It all began with the 2008 subprime crisis in the US. These real estate loans appeared in the 2000s in the United States and were intended for people who were not eligible for a traditional real estate loan. But financial institutions and...

The different types of Blockchain

The different types of Blockchain

I often hear, wrongly, that the controversial Ripple (XRP) is a centralized crypto-currency because of its blockchain. We are far from the truth ! To fully understand the different existing Blockchain architectures (we will only talk about the main ones here), I...

The Ethereum Blockchain

The Ethereum Blockchain

The functionalities of the Bitcoin blockchain, although revolutionary, are limited because they reside solely in the exchange of value as we will detail in the next chapter. Following this reflection, a young 19-year-old computer programming prodigy, Vitalik Butterin...

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