Oct 19, 2021
Since 2018 many companies working in banking and finance have tried to establish a Bitcoin ETF. Among them Van Eck and Bitwise who applied repeatedly in the USA. A few have succeeded with notable examples in Canada and France. Starting October 2021, Bitcoin ETFs are now allowed in the United States as well, surging a new BTC rally. But buying an ETF is not the same as buying and holding Bitcoin.
Oct 18, 2021
While Bitcoin is not accepted in many day-to-day transactions, the number of online shops and businesses accepting BTC is growing more than ever. It remains open if a life without Euros or cash is possible. Only a few Bitcoiners opted for the ultimate step, only spending and accepting Bitcoin. But you don’t have to go this far.
Oct 14, 2021
Who created the S2F model for Bitcoin, and how does it work? And even more important, is the stock to flow model valid or just a glorified chart?
Oct 12, 2021
Running a Bitcoin node is not that complicated. While many people pay attention to what the miners are doing and why proof of work is so important for the network, they often overlook the fact that each node plays an important role. But what is a Bitcoin node, and what is it doing exactly?
Sep 27, 2021
The Litecoin halving is one of the most important events. Since Litecoin is in many ways similar to Bitcoin, the halving has the same function. Developers have different ways to solve one of the most pressing problems when creating a cryptocurrency. How do you limit the supply, and how do you control the inflation rate?
Sep 17, 2021
Miners are rewarded with the block reward with freshly minted BTC each time they successfully produce a new block. But that is just one part of the story of how they get rewarded and which incentive is in place to reinsure that they keep on doing their jobs. Fees have been a part of a larger discussion within the Bitcoin community in recent years.
Sep 16, 2021
In this article, we like to dig a little deeper, explain the basics, and invite you to a journey giving historical examples of hard forks.
Sep 10, 2021
The block reward is one of the important features that serves more than one purpose. It is crucial to understand its relevance, not only for the sake of understanding Bitcoin’s technology but also its value.
Aug 30, 2021
Non-fungible tokens have created a huge market that created a hype. That is nothing particularly new in the world of cryptos and its industry. In 2017 the market was swarmed with ICOs and companies that tried to sell tokens to make millions of cash. Most of these projects vanished, but some managed to stay and build something new and in many cases they even became successful. With NFTs at the forefront of the latest hype in crypto, we are looking at the exact same market mechanisms, but under different circumstances and completely different use cases.
Aug 24, 2021
Bitcoin is absolutely secure. That is a sentence that is perfectly true at the time of writing. But this is not only due to the fact that its technology has been proven in the past but also because of its network and its constant growth in the last couple of years. That being said, one should never take the transaction security of a network for granted. Bitcoin allows every user to check and verify literally everything in its network, including, but not limited to its monetary supply and if a transaction is valid or not.' But there is also the possibility of fraud, meaning that an entity could try and overtake the Bitcoin network. In this article we will discuss how this is theoretically possible and how likely this is to succeed.
Aug 18, 2021
In the summer of 2020, the cryptocurrency space encountered a new phenomenon that was in the making for quite some time. A new form of DApp emerged that offered a set of completely new use cases for blockchain technology. One of the most notable inventions that fall into that category is Uniswap. It is an example of the stunning success story of decentralized finance. In this article, we like to explain what Uniswap really is, how its basic functions work and how you can profit from the options this particular platform offers.
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