Bitcoin

Bitcoin FAQs- When to Buy, How to Tax, Should You Mine It …

Buying Bitcoins is hard, and if you still need help, I hope this FAQ will help to answer any remaining questions. When is the Right Time to Buy Bitcoin? Bitcoin is traded 24/7 and its price changes every second, so nothing is for sure. ...

Bitcoin Futures Trading: Here’s What You Need to Know

Bitcoin futures are set to go live Sunday evening at 6:00 p.m. EST on the Cboe Futures Exchange (CFE) despite the protests of JPMorgan, Citigroup and other Wall Street brokers. The CME Group (CME) is expected to launch its own bitcoin futures on ...

The Easiest Ways to Buy Bitcoins with Cash or Cash Deposit

Despite the fact that the popularity and worldwide acceptance of Bitcoin is growing with every day, getting ahold of your first Bitcoin isn’t easy.  It may seem like purchasing a “digital currency” should be as simple as pie, and that it must be ...

How To Short Bitcoin? 3 Ways To Do It

  Bitcoin and other cryptos have made astronomical gains so far this year, up more than 900% year to date, as of December 16, 2017. However, that hasn't stopped many investors from remaining sceptical about the long-term strength of the ...

How to Buy Bitcoins with Your PayPal Account [Best Working Methods]

One of the biggest problems today in Bitcoin is the fact that it can't be bought very easily. PayPal has been very favourable of Bitcoin in the past 2 years. However, it’s still a problem to find credible places to buy Bitcoins with your PayPal ...

How to Make Profit from a Bitcoin Crash

The alarm bells ring out and panic often ensues every time there is a crash in cryptocurrencies. A range of analysts have recently weighed in on whether cryptocurrencies are in a bubble, and there is certainly cause for concern. According to ...

What is a Hashed Timelock Contract (HTLC)? – A Beginner’s Guide

There are many aspects about cryptocurrency most people have never heard of, and one of these technological features goes by the name of Hashed Timelock Contracts or HTLCs. This feature can prove to be quite powerful when it comes conducting ...

How to Simply Explain Bitcoin Sidechains – A Guide for Total Beginners

An important sidechains whitepaper (http://www.blockstream.com/sidechains.pdf) was published a few years ago: You’ll know this is a seriously eminent group of authors if you’ve followed Bitcoin for any time. The whitepaper is quite ...

What is Lightning Network and How does it Work?

Network scalability has been a hot topic of discussion in the bitcoin community over the last couple of years, and there are many different solutions in the works from a variety of bitcoin developers and sub-communities. The Bitcoin ...

What is bitcoin fungibility and how is it tied to privacy?

What do you think about the fungibility of a bitcoin? So one Euro is one Euro is one Euro. If you receive a Euro, it doesn't matter where it came from, it doesn't matter if two people before you it was stolen. It doesn't matter if two people ...