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What Is a Token Swap and Why Is It Done?

What Is a Token Swap and Why Is It Done?

If you follow the cryptocurrency markets, you have probably read that the multi-billion dollar blockchain project EOS has recently conducted a token swap when it migrated from the Ethereum network onto its own proprietary blockchain. In this guide, you will discover what it means to conduct a token swap, how […]

What is a DAICO and How Could It Improve the Currency ICO Model?

What is a DAICO and How Could It Improve the Currency ICO Model?

The ICO market has been criticized by the cryptocurrency community for the high number of scams and sub-par blockchain projects that have managed to raise substantial amounts of money without ever delivering an actual product. To change this, Ethereum founder and blockchain thought leader Vitalik Buterin has suggested a new […]

How to Buy Litecoin, a Step-by-Step Guide (With Pics!)

How to Buy Litecoin, a Step-by-Step Guide (With Pics!)

Despite the realization that Litecoin has been dragged down by the current state of the bear market, the coin itself has been on a remarkable streak. To start, the Winklevoss twins’ Gemini Exchange has announced it will start trading Zcash as of May 19 and will extend to Litecoin and […]

Buyer Beware: Not All ICOs Are Created Equal

Buyer Beware: Not All ICOs Are Created Equal

Looking to invest in ICOs? There are a great many options, but not all of them are created equal. Some ICOs are outright scams. Many sources have given their two cents on this matter, including Bitcoin Market Journal’s Analysis Team, which determined that most digital token sales do not report […]

How Will SEC Regulation Change Your Token Trading?

How Will SEC Regulation Change Your Token Trading?

The Securities and Exchange Commission isn’t just coming after blockchain startups and ICOs. It also has its eye on cryptocurrency markets, which shouldn’t be a surprise. After all, it’s right in the agency’s name. The SEC regulates both the sale and the trade of qualifying financial products, a mandate which […]

Beyond Market Cap: 3 Alternative Ways to Value Altcoins

Beyond Market Cap: 3 Alternative Ways to Value Altcoins

Last week, we discussed some of the key issues with comparing bitcoin and various altcoins based solely on their respective market caps (read that post first if you missed it). Now that we’ve taken a look at the flaws of the market cap metric, it’s time to learn about some […]

Why Bitcoin and Altcoin Market Caps are Misleading

Why Bitcoin and Altcoin Market Caps are Misleading

Anyone who has tried to compare and contrast different crypto assets has likely taken a look at the market cap metric, which was originally made popular by websites like CoinMarketCap.com. While this is often viewed as the key data point to consider when ranking the top crypto assets on the […]