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Thanksgiving Survival Guide: How to Talk to Relatives You Convinced to Buy Crypto Last Year

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For crypto investors, no Thanksgiving is complete without the annual bitcoin pitch. Every year, you deliver your best elevator speech, emphasizing blockchain technology’s ability to disrupt the central banking system and revolutionize data security while your relatives smile with condescension. You’ve done this for three or four years now, making it one of your family’s quaint holiday traditions...

How to Prepare for Next Week's Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork

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If you’re concerned about the Bitcoin Cash hard fork that’s upcoming, you shouldn’t necessarily be, because you have plenty of time to get ready and more than one option on how to prepare. As journalists we are generally neutral on the subject of the fork -- this article is intended for informational purposes only, not to take a side. First, for the uninitiated, we should explain a couple terms...

Crypto 101: Beginner's Guide to Cross-Chain Atomic Swaps

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Atomic swaps mean the ability to exchange digital assets across different blockchain networks without the involvement of central parties. This has piqued the interest of the crypto-community since early 2017. Atomic swaps are inherently different from decentralized cryptocurrency exchanges because they represent a novel cryptographic protocol. Here two parties seamlessly and securely exchange...

How to Write an STO White Paper: A Step-by-Step Guide (Part I)

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The cryptocommunity's collectively rising interest in STOs is leading to an increasing demand for STO white paper writers. Due to the similarities with securities offerings, STO white papers must follow certain guidelines to stay on the right side of the law. While there are multiple ways of checking all the boxes, the following guidelines are the simplest way to achieve them. An  STO white paper...

Why Choosing the Right Bitcoin Wallet is Important

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A few days ago Forbes ran a story about Olaf Carlson-Wee who has lived for three years using only bitcoin as currency. The 26 year-old works for bitcoin start-up Coinbase, so he obviously has a personal investment in proving the viability of bitcoin as a currency; even so it’s an impressive achievement. Carlson-Wee began his journey before bitcoin began to achieve its “trendy” image, and if he...

21 Bitcoin Computer Developers Post Documentation For Its Library

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The developers of 21 Bitcoin Computer, a small Linux computer that has the bitcoin protocol as part of its operating system, have posted documentation designed to make its library easier to use. Launched in September, 21 Bitcoin Computer is both a bitcoin miner and a device that enables users to buy, sell and rent products using bitcoin. 21 Bitcoin Computer’s main goal is to make bitcoin an...

How does CFD Trading and Spread Betting differ?

When it comes to investing in companies, the first port of call is often the stock market. A stock market is where different investors can buy and trade shares in listed companies with the hope of making a profit from dividends and rising prices. Investing in companies through shares is just one of many ways to get involved with the market. You can also gain access through funds, investment...

Get Paid Bitcoins to Play Mobile Games

Searching the Google Play store for Bitcoin-related applications can be a somewhat harrowing experience. Invariably one will come across questionable applications and occasionally finding a certain wallet can be impossible due to the uncanny nature of SEO mechanics. Nonetheless, some important applications have come about in the Bitcoin Android space, and we're not talking about wallets or price...

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