While ICOs have proven a popular avenue for crowdfunding, numerous businesses have turned to reverse ICOs – here, we unpack this process and explain its appeal.
ERC20 is a technical standard used for smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain. Here, we explain what ERC20 compliance is.
Token swaps involve the replacement of one cryptocurrency for another – here, we break down the process where digital assets are exchanged.
Proof of stake mining has been touted as a convincing alternative to proof of work mining – but what does the term really mean? Here, we explore the advantages and disadvantages of staking.
Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs) have come to the fore in recent months, spearheaded by platforms such as Ethereum. But what are DAOs, really? Here, we explore.
Some Bitcoin miners eschew working in isolation, and instead opt to join a ‘mining pool’. Here, we explain what these organizations are and unpack their benefits and drawbacks.
In recent years, open-source software that leverages blockchain technology have come to the fore – but what are decentralized applications, or ‘dApps’ really? Here, we dive in.
We’ve heard of 51% attacks, and how awful they can be for altcoins, but we don’t often hear about what that means. In this, we tackle the basic concept, along with what a double-spend is.
Bitcoin is a far faster means of exchange, but are transactions instant? We explore how long it takes to facilitate one Bitcoin transaction, and what might cause delays.
Buying Bitcoin is only half the journey – and storing cryptocurrency is another challenge entirely. Here, we unpack which Bitcoin wallet will suit your needs best.