Estonia Becomes Cryptocurrency Leader in the Baltic Region

With its cryptocurrency-friendly attitude and innovative tech industry, Estonia has established itself as the Bitcoin leader in the Baltic area. The Baltic region has always been a promising area wherein which cryptocurrency can flourish. The Baltic, which consists of Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia, is significantly poorer than its Western European counterparts. However, the Baltic has

Putin Reopens the Case for Cryptocurrency in Russia

The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, recently addressed financial leaders in the country to reassess the value of cryptocurrency. Last week, President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, led a discussion surrounding Russia’s policy on cryptocurrency activity. The discussion, which included the countries leaders in the finance industry, notably went against current Russian thought as to

How the Halving Process Affects the Bitcoin Currency?

The price of Bitcoin surged 50 percent pas 6 months. This is based on the chronological halving that occurred in 2012. The crypto currency miners need to show proof of work before getting block rewards for mining Bitcoin and deciphering cryptograms. The block reward stood at 50 BTC when alleged Bitcoin inventor Satoshi Nakamoto enforced

Event Report: Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam

The first Wednesday of every month in Amsterdam offers a unique opportunity for every bitcoin and blockchain enthusiast. This month, I took the opportunity to attend this event and to share with you information about what happened and what was discussed. Read this article to read more about what was presented, who was speaking, and

Gambling With Ether

Ethereum, a smarter currency Ethereum is a cryptocurrency platform that was initially presented by, then 19-year-old, Vitalik Buterin in 2013. The official launch of Ethereum occurred in 2015 after a very successful initial crowd sale. Ether, the token currency fueling Ethereum, is very similar to Bitcoin in that it is a decentralized cryptocurrency that publishes

What does Ethereum’s Proof of Stake algorithm mean for miners?

Ethereum is a cryptocurrency platform that was initially presented by, then 19-year-old, Vitalik Buterin in 2013. The official launch of Ethereum occurred in 2015 after a very successful initial crowd sale. Ether, the token currency fueling Ethereum, is very similar to Bitcoin in that it is a decentralized cryptocurrency that publishes all transactions on the

Alt-coin trading speculation ~ End of June

The month of June witnessed some incredible hikes in Alt-coin prices and record heights in the total market cap. The question this month is; will this trend continue despite Ethereum’s flash crash? If so, will good currencies begin to surface or will we keep experiencing volatility in obscure cryptos? The market continues on a buying

Speculation: Bitcoin could reach $250,000 in 2020

If a person who spent $10 back in 2010 to buy a pizza invested that money on Bitcoin, he would become a millionaire having $10 million by now. This fact clearly explains the price hike of Bitcoin. Digital currencies are considered as the future ad they are gradually in the process of replacing traditional currencies.