Blockchain

What is atomic swap? How will it affect cryptocurrencies? When will it happen on Bitcoin?

Everybody in crypto world heard about these horrid stories of cryptocurrency exchanges being hacked and people losing money. Exchanges are centralized and a point of weakness. Getting rid of them the way they are now, would be a huge leap forward ...

Proof of Work vs Proof of Stake: Step-by-Step Mining Guide

Merchants who immediately sell their Bitcoin for fiat currency create downward pressure on the Bitcoin price and that's no secret. However, the merchants aren’t the only people to blame. The proof-of-work (POW) system used by Bitcoin and other ...

What is a Blockchain Fork?

You’ve probably heard of the term “fork” if you’ve had any exposure to the world of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. Not unlike the layman’s definition (and not like the kind you would find on a table), a fork occurs when developers veer ...

What is Blockchain Technology?

The Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners to Understand Blockchain You have most probably heard of Bitcoins and Blockchain. They are the trending and media’s favorite topics these days and even the people who’ve never read about a cryptocurrency or ...

What Are Smart Contracts in Blockchain Technology?

The blockchain is a decentralized system that exists between all permitted parties. One of the best things about the blockchain is that there’s no need to pay intermediaries (Middle men) and it saves you time and conflict. Blockchains have their ...