Blockchain

Our Top 5 Blockchain Books

With increased interest in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, there is also increasing interest in the underlying technology, i.e. blockchain. While Financial Technology (FinTech) companies were the first ones to notice the potential of bloc...

Why use Stellar over Ethereum for Payments

Recently edChain, one of the first distributed networks for education, switched from ethereum to Stellar for payments on its content distribution platform. Ethereum, the most popular blockchain for payments, with thousands upon thousands of transac...

How to Keep Your Cryptocurrency Safe

Throughout the history of cryptocurrencies, there have been several instances of cryptocurrency exchange hacks.  Perhaps you may have even heard of some, such as the infamous Mt. Gox (which is actually an acronym for Magic: The Gathering Online eXch...

Crypto Exchanges: What’s The Difference/Which Should I Pick?

With the increasing number of cryptocurrencies available nowadays, it’s the right time to look at how to trade in cryptocurrencies. We start with examining your potential objectives, and from thereon, we look at the various factors you should consi...

Blockchain FAQ #1: What is a fork in the Blockchain?

In the standard software industry parlance, a software fork is just a copy of an existing project. Considering the current pre-eminence of open-source software development, a software fork can very often be carried out without explicit permission fro...