Music has stood at the core of entertainment since the dawn of civilization. Today, at the heyday of the digital age, we find we’re so used to it that sometimes we don’t even notice it anymore: for example, when did you last pay attention to the background soundtrack in a movie or a video game? … Read moreMusic to grow body in metaverse, start new age of connection and immersion
Big names such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, Polygon, Polkadot, Avalanche, Algorand and Solana tend to crop up in any discussion about blockchain, but amid the technology’s rapid growth and the ever more competitive nature of the market, developers are increasingly locked in a race to make sure their blockchains come out on top. In this highly … Read moreDevelopers and users need to focus on the strengths of different blockchains to maximize benefits
The days when NFTs were solely about cartoonish penguins and mutant apes are gone. As 2022 approaches, conversations around non-fungible tokens have extended far past the early head-scratching questions (What are NFTs Anyways?) and fire-stoking long reads (Are NFTs Just a Fad?). Following the billions of dollars generated, institutional adoption, and verifiable social movements born … Read moreLooking into the NFT crystal ball of 2022
Bitcoin is trustless and permissionless — anyone can use it without having to provide their real-world identity. This leads many people to think of Bitcoin as an anonymous network, where transactions are private, however in reality this is far from the truth. Bitcoin can work without a trusted third party in part because it is … Read moreBitcoin Privacy 101: Key differences between a CoinSwap and a CoinJoin
Mintlayer announced that around 40% of the total supply of the Launchpool platform’s utility token ($LPOOL) was staked to gain access to a share of the Mintlayer allocation on offer. That is about 3.9 million $LPOOL tokens with a value of $15.3 million staked for access to the $600,000 allocation of Mintlayer ($MLT) presale. That’s … Read moreMintlayer becomes the most oversubscribed Launchpool pre-IDO with over $15.3 million staked
The following is a guest post from Sebastian Quinn, the co-founder of Yieldly. While some have come close, none have quite managed to overthrow the incumbent — neither in user adoption nor market share. However, as time goes on and scalability and efficiency qualms grow stronger, so too do Ethereum’s contenders. When it comes to … Read moreOp-ed: How Algorand is gearing up to become a contender to Ethereum
Yes, Bitcoin-mining-calculator/">Bitcoin mining does consume a lot of energy — about 110 terawatt hours per year, the energy equivalent of a small country. Considering that a single Bitcoin mining farm might be running hundreds or thousands of mining rigs (roughly the equivalent of running a space heater) all day, every day, it’s easy to see … Read more6 sources of renewable energy that will power the future of Bitcoin mining
In this article, we will explore the indicators behind the positioning of BTC investors and its psychological effect, the large increase in institutional activity, and the possible supply shortage on centralized exchanges. 97% of BTC investors are making money The In/Out of the Money Around Price indicators show the distribution of addresses that have bought … Read moreThree Bitcoin (BTC) on-chain indicators signaling a bullish end of the year
Through central banking, the U.S. government has already demonstrated it has access to infinity money printing. If it launches a CBDC – central bank digital currency – what would that mean for the value of crypto assets? Why Would a Digital Dollar Be Useful? Have you ever wondered why you can make bank transfers via … Read moreDo crypto holders need to fear the digital dollar?
The online community is not always the most welcoming of ‘no-coiners’ (people who, for various reasons, don’t own cryptocurrency). Many people who don’t have access to technology or associate it with negative implications stay away from developing a more in-depth understanding. While some may say “have fun staying poor,” those that are interested should be … Read moreOp-Ed: Crypto needs easy-to-use non-financial products
There is a very well-known saying made famous during the California gold rush: “During a gold rush, promote shovels.” This phrase indicated that there are more innovative methods to capitalize on a rising enterprise without immediately competing with the alternative gold miners. Since the crypto bull market in 2017, many innovators in the crypto industry … Read moreTrading crypto? Here’s how to decide between CEXs or DEXs
In most cases, the differing substrates of a blockchain impose limits on what techniques are available to engineers building these novel systems. For example, the Lightning Network is made possible by leveraging the time and hash locking functionality of Bitcoin script. Blockchains with fewer restrictions on their runtime have access to layered protocols that depend … Read moreHow statechains are revolutionary for Bitcoin privacy and scalability
TikTok’s recent announcements made headlines in the financial industry: The platform is now penalizing its members for sharing promotional content about financial assets and cryptocurrencies. Reading this news as a founder of a crypto startup, you might find yourself with your back against the wall when it comes to using influencer marketing to your advantage. … Read moreLeveraging TikTok influencers for marketing crypto startups: How to play with fire and win
Crypto banking refers to managing digital assets, i.e., cryptocurrency, at a financial technology firm or financial services provider. This kind of banking can include anything from holding a Crypto balance, making payments, and even earning interest on your cryptocurrencies. The main advantage of using Crypto banking is that it removes the traditional banking payment system … Read moreCrypto makes you ‘your own bank.’ But how secure is crypto banking?
The following is a guest post by Justin O’Connell from GoldSilverBitcoin.com. You’re wrong. Elon Musk isn’t joking when it comes to Dogecoin. This misconception is perpetuated on social media, in the mainstream press, and even in Telegram chats. As Billy Bambrough stated (emphasis mine): A long-time supporter of dogecoin, Musk has this year fully embraced … Read moreSorry pleb, Elon Musk is really your ‘Dogefather’
The following is a guest post from Josef Moser, co-founder of Cryptoradar. Crypto scams are getting more sophisticated. As more retail investors get on board the Crypto train, it’s not surprising that malicious actors are trying to take advantage of new traders and unsecured Crypto accounts. If you’re fresh on the Crypto scene, it’s critical … Read more4,307% ROI, guaranteed!!! (and other crypto scams to avoid)