Understanding Token Sales and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) – Part 2

An initial coin offering is a hybrid between initial public offerings (IPOs) and crowdfunding. While IPOs have been around since the 17th century when...
5 Bitcoin Core Alternatives That Don’t Fork the Blockchain

5 Bitcoin Core Alternatives That Don’t Fork the Blockchain

Did you know you can run a node on the Bitcoin network without using the Bitcoin Core software? And that you can do so...

Popular Blockchain Consensus Mechanisms and How They Work

In centralized systems, an administrator manages the database and decides what files to store and how to update them. The administrator can delegate this...
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Top 3 Bitcoin Scandals

Although it is true that Bitcoin is one of the most innovative inventions of the 21st century with potentials to revolutionize financial systems all...

A Simple Guide to Blockchain Forks

As the adoption of blockchain grows, so does the need to understand the lexicon around it. A fork is a common blockchain technical term...

How to Decide What Size Bitcoin Transaction Fee to Attach

The choice to attach a small fee for miners every time you send bitcoins is slowly going from voluntary to mandatory. Miners are already...

Four Areas that Differentiate between Public and Private Blockchains

In the beginning, there was one blockchain (the Bitcoin Blockchain). Then came a second blockchain, and another - Now there are many, and more are...