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Crypto Mining: What’s Most Profitable in 2019

Crypto Mining: What’s Most Profitable in 2019

When bitcoin first appeared on the scene in 2009, it was mined using the CPU (central processing unit) in any basic computer. That lasted for a couple years until miners learned how to use the more powerful GPU (graphics processing unit). While it is still possible to mine altcoins with […]

How Should the SEC Regulate Crypto? Here’s An Idea

How Should the SEC Regulate Crypto? Here’s An Idea

A year ago, do you remember how jazzed everyone was about blockchain? Blockchain was going to end world poverty! It was going to revolutionize investing! Blockchain would cure the common cold! It would get us to Mars! I still hold that kind of optimism. Problem is, the conversation this year […]

How to Buy Binance Stock

How to Buy Binance Stock

Want to buy Binance stock? Technically, there is no public Binance stock, since the company is privately held. However, there is a proxy you can use to invest in Binance. We’re referring to the BNB coin, which is a native coin on the Binance platform. Binance Coin (BNB) Use-Cases In […]

Blockchain Salaries: How Much Do Blockchain Professionals Earn?

Blockchain Salaries: How Much Do Blockchain Professionals Earn?

Ever wonder how much you can earn working in the blockchain sector? Blockchain, the technology that underpins bitcoin and other altcoins, is experiencing a surge in public interest and a corresponding surge in job demand. It should not come as a surprise that technical and engineering roles are in the […]

Best Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News Sites 2019

Best Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News Sites 2019

We’ve put together a list of the top 25 bitcoin and cryptocurrency news sites for 2018 (besides our own Bitcoin Market Journal, of course!). Our custom scoring system rates websites on a scale of 1 to 5 based on factors that measure the credibility and usability of different sources. We rated […]

How Much Does It Really Cost to Launch an ICO?

How Much Does It Really Cost to Launch an ICO?

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) have become the go-to funding option for blockchain startups who are looking to raise funds to take their project from an idea to a functional product. The success of ICOs, however, varies greatly. Some raise substantial funds while other miss their funding targets by miles. One […]

The Crypto 50: The Top Influencers in Bitcoin and Blockchain 2018

The Crypto 50: The Top Influencers in Bitcoin and Blockchain 2018

Bitcoin Market Journal, the leading website for blockchain investors, put together its first ever “Crypto 50,” a roundup of the thought leaders having the biggest impact on the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency. The Crypto 50 rates each blockchain influencer on criteria such as: Blockchain achievements and accomplishments Number of […]

Bitcoin Regulations by Country (Updated for 2018)

Bitcoin Regulations by Country (Updated for 2018)

Why do bitcoin regulations matter?  Here’s a real-life example that sheds some light. Upon returning home from a vacation in Cuba, a British citizen named Elliott Smith learned that his Coinbase account was closed. Coinbase, an American company, was acting in accordance with U.S. Department of Treasury requirements regarding the use of […]

Is Bitcoin a Commodity or a Stock?

Is Bitcoin a Commodity or a Stock?

Here’s a multiple choice question. Bitcoin is: A. a currency. B. a stock. C. a commodity. How would you answer? In reality, bitcoin behaves like all three, to varying degrees. However, when you carefully consider the purpose for which bitcoin is generally used, answer “C” may just be the winner. […]

Here Are the Public Companies with the Most Blockchain Patents

Here Are the Public Companies with the Most Blockchain Patents

According to an analysis by patent research experts Envision IP, a number of private and public companies have filed for blockchain patents in the last few years. Here’s a complete list of public-traded companies who have filed for blockchain patents. You can use it to identify ways to add indirect […]