UK Foreign Exchange Company Joins the Ripple Blockchain

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Ripple are making a lot of pertinent decisions lately. In fact, they’re developing great relationships with many leading financial institutions globally. They clearly have a good offering that can save these institutions valuable time and money. The latest group to join forces with them is Moneynetint. They are a foreign exchange service based in the … Continue reading “UK Foreign Exchange Company Joins the Ripple Blockchain”

What’s the Difference between Cryptocurrency and Tokens?

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While cryptocurrency has piqued everyone’s interests, not many know much about them. That’s because of the technical nature of the technology used in cryptocurrency. For example, the blockchain technology behind cryptocurrency is often shrouded in technical jargon and computing language. Hence, people find it challenging to wrap their heads around this technology. Instead, most people … Continue reading “What’s the Difference between Cryptocurrency and Tokens?”

Everything Investors Need to Know about Ripple

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The key thing to understand about Ripple is that it’s a currency (XRP) as well as an exchange platform. It functions as a remittance network, as well as a real-time gross settlement system.  Developers initially released the platform as an iteration of Ripplepay. It was conceived as a cryptocurrency whose value was attained through consensus … Continue reading “Everything Investors Need to Know about Ripple”

Cryptocurrency 2018: The 5 Most Important Ones aside from Bitcoin

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Bitcoin has acquired the same status in the world of cryptocurrency as AOL has acquired on the Internet. However, similar to AOL, Bitcoin is also slow and it is difficult to expand its usage after a point. The old technology and the fees required to carry out the operation are other factors that discourage Bitcoin … Continue reading “Cryptocurrency 2018: The 5 Most Important Ones aside from Bitcoin”

What is a Bitcoin Whale?

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The term ‘Bitcoin Whale’ typically refers to an individual in possession of large amounts of Bitcoin. The Bitcoin whales have the potential to swing the cryptocurrency market towards their preferential price. These investors are usually blamed for dumping on the market if there is any substantial drop in the price of the Bitcoin.  They’re also … Continue reading “What is a Bitcoin Whale?”

Lightning Network: Everything You Need To Know

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By now, we’re all familiar with the benefits of blockchain technology. What you may not know is that efforts to make transactions “easier” and “faster” helped create the Lightning Network. ZyCrypto indicates that the Lightning Network “is an extension to the Bitcoin protocol” developed in 2015. Blockchain Scalability Issues Early adopters believe the decentralized nature … Continue reading “Lightning Network: Everything You Need To Know”

What are Fees for Sending Bitcoin from One Account to Another?

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Bitcoin transactions still overwhelm the best of us when it comes to making transactions or tracking profits. Despite several improvements in user experience designs, users still feel dejected when faced with the complex functionalities and mind-boggling calculations. For that reason, this article will discuss the various ways to make seamless fee calculations. But first, let … Continue reading “What are Fees for Sending Bitcoin from One Account to Another?”

Buy Bitcoin with Peer-to-Peer Transactions

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Originally, Bitcoin was created to be exchanged through peer-to-peer transactions. However, Bitcoin transactions on regular exchanges has become more common.  Here neither of the transacting parties, i.e., the seller or the buyer have any information about each other. Instead, all the requests regarding Bitcoin, like the amount and price are kept in a common ledger … Continue reading “Buy Bitcoin with Peer-to-Peer Transactions”