At the beginning of 2018, I wrote an article outlining a New Year’s resolution that I thought could help boost cryptocurrency adoption and awareness in 2018, as long as enough people were doing it. Last week was the fifth installment of my year of cryptocurrency challenge. This week went pretty well, and the market volatility […]
The recent spike in attention has caused bitcoin transaction fees to skyrocket to a point that discouraged many people from using it. To combat that problem and give players as many options as possible, Bitcoincasino.us has announced recently that it now accepts Dogecoin, Litecoin and BitcoinCash. Having a range of options from which to choose gives people the […]
On January 24, investment ratings company Weiss Ratings released its ratings of 74 cryptocurrencies. While the list is only available for purchase, it was possible to access it for free under a specific subdomain on the company’s site, which allowed many individuals to download, share, and read the list. While some individuals were elated to see […]
At the beginning of 2018, I wrote an article outlining a New Year’s resolution that I thought could help promote cryptocurrency adoption and awareness in 2018. It would not have been fair, or interesting, if I chose not to do it or not to follow up with my progress. While we only just finished the first […]
Five years after its inception, satirical cryptocurrency Dogecoin has breached the $1 bln market cap. #HYPE
Anything goes in the cryptoland, so much so that an altcoin created as a parody has just reached a billion dollar market capacity. Dogecoin was created in 2013, its mascot is a Japanese Shiba Inu dog made popular by an internet meme dating back eight years. The dog it seems has broken off its leash […]
Dogecoin has set all-time high after a long period of stagnation. Yet the joke currency’s founder worries the rally is a sign of market excess.
This past year has seen massive gains for many cryptocurrencies. We know of the big names, Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, and IOTA. One cryptocurrency which has also had a huge rise this past year that many do not consider is Dogecoin. At the time of writing, one Dogecoin is worth one penny (and is also worth one […]
Everyone’s favorite joke-turned-real cryptocurrency is having its birthday very soon. That’s right, Dogecoin will turn 4 on Wednesday. Readers will know I have a soft spot for this cryptocurrency, particularly because of its community. Let’s take a brief look at Dogecoin’s four-year history. In the beginning. Wow. Dogecoin’s genesis block was mined on December 6th, […]
Not long ago, a Merkle colleague and I were discussing how we find ATMs – both fiat and crypto – rather fascinating devices. We discussed what they are like in various countries and cities. We agreed that they are especially helpful in getting new people into cryptocurrencies. I thought that it might be fun if we took a […]
Although it is often overlooked by blockchain and cryptocurrency enthusiasts, Dogecoin has one of the more storied and controversial histories of all altcoins. It’s impossible to talk about Dogecoin without mentioning the Doge meme. The meme features a Shiba Inu dog with an apprehensive face. Its enthusiasts call themselves shibes, and are fond of the Doge […]
The ICO boom has brought about a number of totally pointless altcoins. Here’s a few of the craziest!
The CryptoShuffler trojan can replace your wallet address in the few seconds, redirecting your funds away from your wallet. What should you do to protect yourself?
Computer and wallet security are vital for owners of any cryptocurrency. Funds can be stolen in the strangest of ways, including hijacking of your computer’s clipboard.
Some people are very passionate about bitcoin, and then some people are really big believers in the cryptocurrency revolution. One such person is 39-year-old, Didi Taihuttu, a Netherlands native that’s been selling everything he owns including his home and valuable belongings for bitcoin. Also read: Markets Update: The Bitcoin Price Rocket Blasts Off Again This Family […]