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Bitcoin vs. Stock Market: The Growing Correlation

Bitcoin vs. Stock Market: The Growing Correlation

After a sharp decline early in the week, bitcoin prices have stabilized around $8,000, and while plenty of market pundits provided supposed reasons for the recent selloff, the most likely explanation is that the market simply got too overheated at the end of 2017. Outside of the price action, there […]

What Is a Bitcoin Node and What Purpose Does It Serve?

What Is a Bitcoin Node and What Purpose Does It Serve?

A bitcoin node maintains the blockchain and helps ensure transactions are swift and coins are mined. To understand a bitcoin node, think of the difference between a car radio and a citizen’s band radio. With a car radio, you can only receive signals, hearing about accidents and traffic reports before […]

Peerity ICO: Evaluation and Analysis

Peerity ICO: Evaluation and Analysis

The Quick Pitch Peerity is a social connection and activity platform that aims to connect individuals, and organizations together. On February 1, Peerity will launch its initial coin offering. The company’s goal is to build a cryptocurrency for social networking with which it will reward people who create content on […]

What Is a Multisignature (Multisig) Address?

What Is a Multisignature (Multisig) Address?

Multisignature addresses are basically permission slips to make digital currency transactions and they help protect against fraud. To understand multisignature addresses, the best analogy is the signatures needed for a business check. You know how, if a business plans to write a check for a large amount of money, the […]

What’s the Average Salary at Coinbase?

What’s the Average Salary at Coinbase?

The creation of digital currencies has led to a number of business opportunities cropping up in the job market, many of which were unheard of less than a decade ago. There are also a substantial number of new startups dedicated to the cryptocurrency space that have emerged in the last […]

The Problem With Coinbase (And How to Fix It)

The Problem With Coinbase (And How to Fix It)

In the blockchain world, Dr. John Clippinger is what we call “kind of a big deal.” When he’s not designing smart tokens at MIT Media Lab, starting a blockchain company to encourage people to switch to solar, or acting as an advisor to various ICOs, he’s speaking and lecturing on […]

Blockchain Salaries: How Much Do Blockchain Professionals Earn?

Blockchain Salaries: How Much Do Blockchain Professionals Earn?

The technology that underpins bitcoin and other altcoins is experiencing a surge in public interest. Bitcoin’s underlying technology, called the blockchain, is a digital ledger that features certain characteristics that are essential for digital currencies to work. However, these same features, such as immutability and decentralization, also make the blockchain […]

Why is the Bitcoin Price Declining Amidst Bullish News?

Why is the Bitcoin Price Declining Amidst Bullish News?

A lot of bullish news came out for bitcoin this week, but you wouldn’t know it by looking at the price. Although the past month has felt difficult for holders, the reality is we’re only down to where the price was around Thanksgiving. Judging by the meteoric rise in the […]

Building a Bitcoin Mining Business: The Ultimate List of Resources

Building a Bitcoin Mining Business: The Ultimate List of Resources

Are you interested in bitcoin or altcoin mining? This article reveals how to develop your own mining business, with a look at Bitcoin mining profitability of the Antminer S7, the Avalon 741 and the Antminer S9. This article also discusses challenges facing investors interested in building a mining business, plus […]

Bitcoin Vs. Steem: A Comparative Guide

Bitcoin Vs. Steem: A Comparative Guide

Bitcoin has been able to maintain its status as the leading decentralized digital currency since it was launched nine years ago. However, more and more altcoins have emerged in recent years that are challenging bitcoin with superior features and different use cases than solely being a digital spending currency and […]