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Hydro Mining, Explained

7 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Hydro Mining, Explained
What is hydro mining? It refers to a specific method of cryptocurrency mining that relies on hydroelectric power and water cooling systems to create an energy-efficient and highly-profitable mining operation. Simply put, cryptocurrency mining is the process of creating new digital coins and verifying these transactions at the same time. Individuals are constantly sending cryptocurrencies, Read More

Smart Contracts, Explained

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What is a smart contract? A smart contract is a protocol for regulating contracts. A smart contract is a special protocol intended to contribute, verify or implement the negotiation or performance of the contract. Smart contracts allow to perform credible transactions without third parties. These transactions are trackable and irreversible. Smart contracts contain all the Read More

Russian Duma Orders Blockchain Research As Bitcoin Linked to Income Laundering

7 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Russian Duma Orders Blockchain Research As Bitcoin Linked to Income Laundering
Russia’s increasingly formal approach to Blockchain and cryptocurrency continues as the country activates its anti-VPN law Tuesday. Local news outlet RBK reported this week that the state Duma had opted to order “expert analytical research and opinion polls” relating to Blockchain for 2018. The tools will form part of a government desire to research “standard Read More

Bitcomo’s Affiliate Marketing Comes to Rescue of ICOs and Online Advertisers

7 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Bitcomo’s Affiliate Marketing Comes to Rescue of ICOs and Online Advertisers
What’s the secret to a successful initial coin offering (ICO)? It is not uncommon to see a big crowd turn up for the ICO of Blockchain startups with only a business concept, while others attract only a trickle of investment. A company may have the most advanced technology in the market, but if its Internet Read More

Cryptocurrency As The Long Game

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When we hear about cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, it’s usually through sensationalist articles that either declare it to be the economic savior of mankind or warn about the apocalyptic risks of not shifting away from fiat currency. The truth is that most people don’t fully understand the big picture aspects of cryptocurrencies—and, yes, this includes the Read More

New York Government Arrests Businessman Due to Alleged ICO Fraud

7 months ago admin2 Comments Off on New York Government Arrests Businessman Due to Alleged ICO Fraud
The US Attorney’s Office Eastern District of New York has announced that New York-based businessman Maksim Zaslavskiy was arrested on Nov. 1, 2017, due to securities fraud conspiracy in connection with two initial coin offerings (ICO). Zaslavskiy was recently accused by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of defrauding investors in the two ICOs. Read More

How to Defend Yourself from Scam ICOs: a Personal Story

7 months ago admin2 Comments Off on How to Defend Yourself from Scam ICOs: a Personal Story
Initial Coin Offerings, or ICOs, are very popular right now. This kind of Ethereum-based crowdfunding has a principal role in funding crypto-related startup. We can say that they are Ethereum-based because most often, ICOs are based on Buterin’s Blockchain, as it can be used to develop smart contracts that regulate the funds raised. For example, Read More

Winklevoss Twins’ Bitcoin Investment Already Worth More Than $1 Billion

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The Winklevoss twins, Cameron and Tyler, could be the richest celebrities in terms of Bitcoin investments as of late October 2017, as their one percent total holdings of the leading digital currency are already worth more than $1 bln. The twins became infamous for their legal dispute with Mark Zuckerberg over the latter’s alleged stealing Read More

Cryptocurrency Tax Tips, Until Tax Relief Passes: Expert Blog

7 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Cryptocurrency Tax Tips, Until Tax Relief Passes: Expert Blog
*Expert Blog is Cointelegraph new series of articles by the crypto industry leaders. It covers everything from Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies to ICO regulation and investment analysis from industry leaders. If you want to become our guest author and get published on Cointelegraph, please send us an email at mike@cointelegraph.com. The IRS says Bitcoin and Read More

Growing the Garden: How to Use Blockchain in Agriculture

7 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Growing the Garden: How to Use Blockchain in Agriculture
The Blockchain phenomenon is gradually settling into people’s lives, making it imperative to understand its applications and limitations. Today, we’re going to discuss how Blockchain can make the food industry better. Our current food system offers a fertile opportunity to explore how the Blockchain technology can interact with our ecosystems — both human and ecological Read More