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What is a 51% Attack and How Big of a Risk is it to Bitcoin?

Cybersecurity, Vaults, and Background of a 51% Attack Before we dive into the specifics of a 51% attack, we need to look a bit at the larger concept of security. It is important to [...]

Bitcoin Mempool is Clear and Transaction Fees are the Lowest They’ve Been in 6 Months – What Happened?

What is the Bitcoin Mempool? When a Bitcoin transaction is initiated, it needs to be verified by the Bitcoin network before it can actually go through and be processed. In order to be verified, [...]

By | March 1st, 2018|Categories: Bitcoin, Blockchain|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How Classification Affects Your Bitcoin Tax Obligations

It can be difficult to ascertain, at least in most jurisdictions around the world, how getting involved with Bitcoin, altcoins and other forms of blockchain assets will affect your tax obligations. The majority of [...]

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is Bitcoin the “Netscape Navigator” of Cryptocurrencies?

The world of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies has come a long way in one decade. Bitcoin’s humble beginnings in 2008 paved the way for a new class of digital assets and birthed what has become [...]

By | February 13th, 2018|Categories: Altcoins, Bitcoin Technology, Blockchain|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Will Cryptocurrency Adoption ‘Cross the Chasm’ to Go Mainstream in 2018?

In his 1994 book Crossing the Chasm, organizational theorist Geoffrey Moore describes and explores in detail the path a new technology must take before it goes mainstream. While the ideas he espouses largely belong [...]

By | February 3rd, 2018|Categories: Bitcoin, Bitcoin Technology, Blockchain|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How Bitcoin Can Change the Way You Pay for Power

Written by Jason Deign If you’re interested in delving into the world of Bitcoin, then you’re probably thinking of it as a possible investment venture. And it’s true that the world’s first decentralised digital [...]

By | January 25th, 2018|Categories: Bitcoin Technology, Blockchain|Tags: , , |0 Comments