It might be known that Bitcoin forks can be either hard or soft, but it’s not common knowledge what this actually means for the blockchain. We take a look at what implications the changes might hold and what other tactics are included in the forking process.
Initial coin offerings (ICOs) are a fundraising method by means of crowdfunding which are relied upon for new cryptocurrency projects. We explore how this process works, and what investors should know!
Altcoins are newer digital currencies sometimes created by ‘forking’ an existing project, or by launch through an ICO. We explore how the term altcoin was formed, how it applies, and how new cryptocurrency projects launch to the market!
Both Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash have fundamentally different approaches to scaling to service millions of users – we unpack how the two cryptocurrencies differ and explore their potential use cases.
Part one of Bitcoin Basics: The phenomenon explained in plain english
Part two of Bitcoin Basics: The phenomenon explained in plain english