Seg-WHAT? An Introduction to Bitcoin’s Block Debate

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You may have heard a few unfamiliar terms in the news recently – things involving silverware and the word unlimited. The community seems to be split on an issue, and the who’s who of the cryptocurrency world are twitterpated over the entire ordeal. But, what exactly is causing a divide in the world of Bitcoin? Well, it all starts with a little thing called a block – see, they’re filling up, and fast.
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How Bitcoin, Gold and FIAT money compares

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Take a moment to imagine the perfect currency – what traits would it have? Fungibility, for sure; portability, perhaps? It would need to be durable, divisible, decentralized. Immune to forgery and counterfeit with a predictable supply. Governments would have no sovereignty over it, and most importantly, it would be adaptable. The perfect currency still doesn’t exist, of course – but Bitcoin is not far off.
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The Altcoin Report #1: Dash – Digital Cash

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We are excited to announce a new blog series in which we will be highlighting the most promising Altcoins (alternative crypto-coins) of the crypto world. Bitcoin still is one of the most popular and widely used cryptocurrencies available, but other protocols with their own special feature-sets are quickly catching up. Welcome to the first issue with Dash!
 

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Quo Vadis Ethereum?

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Since our last blog post about Ethereum a lot has changed. Every person who participates in the cryptoworld is used to a certain level of craziness. However, the ongoing events in the Ethereum world blew us beyond “normal” craziness. You might already have heard about decentralized organization (“the DAO”), hardfork, the dark DAO and white hackers. If you haven’t, don’t worry and buckle up…
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