Polkadot explained: DOT is powering an interoperable blockchain
December 28, 2021
Polkadot has been in the making for over 5 years, and it was just in December 2021 when the first Parachains went live after the respective companies won the auctions. The aim of this particular blockchain project is to play an important role in the so-called Web 3.
The lightning fast success of Avalanche
December 28, 2021
Avalanche is a smart contract platform that was launched in September 2020 and has since shot to a top 10 project in terms of total market value. It is one of the most powerful blockchains: huge amounts of transactions can be executed quickly.
How Bitcoin mining can subsidize green energy projects
December 27, 2021
Among environmentally conscious people, Bitcoin has a somewhat poor reputation. Understandable, because surely the high energy consumption of the network is a problem if we want to reduce CO2 emissions? This story is a bit more nuanced than you might think: the bitcoin network is increasingly becoming a "garbage collector of the energy market”. In fact, Bitcoin is already acting as a subsidy mechanism for green energy projects.
The best crypto Twitter accounts
December 20, 2021
It's well known you'll find plenty of selfies, semi-cute memes and fierce polemic on Twitter. But when you know who to follow, you can get a thorough crypto education on this platform. By bits and pieces and with some detours. But from one thread to the next long read, you'll learn a ton. We list the best crypto Twitter accounts, organized by speciality.
Bitcoin for businesses: How does it work and what opportunities do you get?
December 17, 2021
In today’s article, we are going to explore the benefits of accepting Bitcoin as a business and what you have to keep in mind when offering the option to your customers.
Bitcoin hash rate at an all-time high – Why is this important?
December 16, 2021
The market has taken a hit at the beginning of December. Many analysts were cheerful and thought that BTC would rally at the end of the year and enter six-figures-territory. It turns out that this was not the case and while the price is consolidating up to a certain level in the last couple of days, Bitcoin is printing a new all-time high when it comes down to the hash rate.
Cardano explained - How does it work and what is it trying to achieve?
December 10, 2021
In this article, we are going to explore the fundamental basics of Cardano.