Blockchain, Cryptocurrency and ICO Expert Jason Grant joins the team at The Cryptocurrency Magazine

Jason invested into Bitcoin back in 2015 after finding out about it from a bunch of super smart developer friends. Ever since then he became increasingly more interested and invested in the Blockchain space. As a Computer Scientist, Jason took to Blockchain and understanding its proposition naturally. After further investing into more cryptocurrencies such as […]

Ok, So What are cryptocurrencies?

Cryptocurrencies are essentially just digital money, digital tools of exchange that use cryptography and the aforementioned blockchain technology to facilitate secure and anonymous transactions. There had been several iterations of cryptocurrency over the years, but Bitcoin truly thrust cryptocurrencies forward in the late 2000s. There are thousands of cryptocurrencies floating out on the market now, but […]

Why the media is afraid of Bitcoin

Firstly, negative news is more attention-grabbing than good news. Panic mongering among those who have not put in the effort to understand new technologies is not exclusive to the Bitcoin industry alone. Many who could not understand the democratic nature of the Internet suspected web based services like ecommerce and news broadcasting were the signs […]

How are new Bitcoins released?

Bitcoin has no government or central bank introducing new currency into the economy. Unlike paper notes or coins, Bitcoin cannot be brought into existence physically, outside the network. Nor does the system have branches or agencies either at the sender’s or the recipient’s end to check if the Bitcoin is genuine and the transaction is […]

A brief history of Bitcoin

In its simplest terms, Bitcoin is money that can be sent and received over the internet. It is called a digital currency because it lives on computers and moves between them. The computer could be your mobile phone, tablet or PC. Stored Bitcoin can be accessed with a software application called a bitcoin client that […]