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CoinMarketCap vs. LiveCoinWatch vs. Coinbuddy

There are many different websites which allow users to track the evolution of various cryptocurrency markets. Sites like CoinMarketCap and LiveCoinWatch offer such functionality already. Coinbuddy has begun doing the same, albeit in a slightly different fashion. So, how do these platforms stack up against each other? 3. Coinbuddy One of the new contenders on the block […]

WAX vs. BitShares vs. Veritaseum

Digital assets have become a lot more popular over the past 12 months. We are not talking about regular cryptocurrencies here, but rather new assets which are issued on a blockchain. Several key projects are focusing on the digital asset industry as we speak, although they all seem to offer a slightly different take on […]

The Top Exchanges for Buying Bitcoin with Fiat (That Aren’t Coinbase)

Don’t get me wrong, Coinbase was a godsend when I first got into crypto, as it is for most fledgling investors. It’s painless to set up, it’s user-friendly, and it offers a variety of payment options. But between the 1.49% fee for bank transfers and its 3.99% fee for debit/credit card payments, you might be […]

Here Are the Crypto Exchanges With the Lowest Fees

Considering you’ve got to pay a network fee every time you want to transfer cryptocurrency, you’d be justified in wanting to avoid excessive exchange fees. It’s bad enough that the dollar value of Bitcoin transaction fees can be upwards of double digits, so there’s no need to get gouged on withdrawal and trading rates by your favorite […]

IPOs vs ICOs

There has been some discussion regarding the difference between initial coin offerings and initial public offerings. It is evident the two have some degree of similarity on paper, even though they are two entirely different concepts in reality. In fact, one could argue the two ideas couldn’t be further apart from one another right now. IPOs and ICOs […]

NEO’s GAS vs Ethereum’s Gas

It appears there is a fair bit of confusion regarding both Ethereum and NEO right now. People know the Ethereum network requires gas to complete transactions. This gas is similar to mining fees in the Bitcoin world. However, the NEO ecosystem – which aims to rival Ethereum – has its own native asset called GAS. […]

Casino Banking in PayPal and Bitcoin – A Comparison

Making deposits and withdrawing payouts has become easier than ever before. Online gamers have a variety of safe and reliable payment options to choose available in a multiple currencies. Players can conveniently handle banking using a number of international and local methods. With so many options, which ones make the most sense? Let’s take a […]

Bitcoin vs Ethereum – Transaction Throughput and Fees

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts often like to compare Bitcoin and Ethereum. These are the two most popular cryptocurrencies and Ethereum is even attempting to take Bitcoin’s place as top cryptocurrency. Comparing some aspects show the strengths and weaknesses of either asset. A few of these are network transaction fees and associated transaction throughput. Currently, Ethereum processes more transactions at lower […]

GetGems vs Status vs Kik ICO

We have seen many different types of cryptocurrency ICOs over the past few years. Some of these projects focus on instant messaging applications and creating a new native token to be used as the platform’s currency. The GetGems project tried to tackle this industry but ultimately disappeared into obscurity. Status is following a somewhat similar […]

Bitcoin vs Gold – Pros and Cons

Diversifying one’s investment portfolio remains a top priority, even in the year 2017. All markets are subject to volatility, which always creates a growing demand for store-of-value options. Both Bitcoin and gold are quite attractive in this regard, as they both have their advantages and drawbacks. However, both assets should be part of any serious […]

Liqui vs YoBit vs Livecoin

It is evident there is a lot of interest in smaller exchanges right now. This is especially true where cryptocurrency ICO investors are concerned. These smaller exchanges will often list ICO tokens as one of the first, which creates interesting buying and selling opportunities. ICO tokens will often find their way to Yobit, Liqui, and […]