ELI5 What's a stablecoin ELI5 What's a stablecoin
Since the beginning of cryptocurrency history, most crypto assets have been known to experience enormous oscillations against the US Dollar (or some other legacy currency). This has scared many people away from cryptocurrencies. When bonds or FED rates oscillate half a percent, there's enormous repercussions in the worldwide markets. Bitcoin, on the other hand, can oscillate 20 to 30% within hours and it's considered business as usual. Stablecoins Cryptocurrency developers and investors decided i... This post was first found by us on 2018-11-10 13:33:06.

Aeron Cryptocurrency Anniversary: A revolution in air travel security Aeron Cryptocurrency Anniversary: A revolution in air travel security
Aeron is an ambitious project that aims to bring air travel security to the blockchain. 2017-2018 Accomplishments Launched in August 2017, Aeron has accomplished an impressive list of achievements during the past 15 months. Highlights include launching the AeroTrips.com portal, launching pilot and company applications blockchain integration, implementing token payments for AeroTrips.com services, moving the database to decentralized (and encrypted) storage and much more. Aeron Operations The Aero... This posting was obtained by us on 2018-11-10 01:32:37.

ELI5 The Controversial BCH Fork (Bitcoin SV) ELI5 The Controversial BCH Fork (Bitcoin SV)
On November 15th the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hard fork will take place. Although there was much backlash from the crypto community, major exchanges decided to support the newly forked cryptocurrencies. At least two of the largest exchanges, Coinbase and Binance, have announced support for the new BCH (Binance will deposit the newly created crypto on BCH holder accounts, but no trading pair has been announced yet). ViaBTC has temporarily suspended all BCH deposits due to the upcoming fork. Software Upgrade... This posting was retrieved by us on 2018-11-10 00:08:40.

ViaBTC suspends Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Deposits due to Fork ViaBTC suspends Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Deposits due to Fork
Earlier today ViaBTC users received the following notice from the exchange: BCH Deposit & Withdrawal Suspension Due to Hard Fork Dear ViaBTC users, At the UNIX timestamp 1542300000, Bitcoin Cash will execute an upgrade of the network consensus rules. For more information, please visit https://www.bitcoincash.org/ We would like to confirm support for Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hard fork. BCH deposit and withdrawal will be suspended in ViaBTC beforehand and we will take snapshots of all BCH assets i... This share was retrieved by us on 2018-11-10 00:07:21.

ELI5 : How to mine NEO ELI5 : How to mine NEO
Many cryptocurrency newbies ask us how to mine NEO. This is a recurring question, so we decided to write a short post to clarify how to properly obtain NEO cryptocurrency. Mining vs Staking Mining is one of the most frequently confused concepts in cryptocurrency. Some newbies call any form of crypto generation mining, which is a mistake. So we'd first like to clarify that NEO cannot be mined in the sense that Bitcoin, Litecoin and others can. NEO uses a consensus mechanism called Proof of Stak... This data was first seen by us on 2018-11-09 16:18:37.

Who is Craig S. Wright Who is Craig S. Wright
As part of our Who's Who section, today we take a look at Dr. Craig S. Wright (CSW), a controversial cryptocurrency personality who has claimed to be the real Satoshi Nakamoto. Craig Steven Wright was born in Australia in 1970 and holds a PhD in theology. He's currently the CTO for nChain - the company behind Bitcoin SV ("Satoshi Vision"). Controversy Dr. Wright is often called "FakeToshi" by social media users because his account about being the real Satoshi is often considered with great skepticis... This posting was first found by us on 2018-11-09 13:56:29.

Trump administration promises higher wages without inflation. Is the end of Quantitative Easing in sight Trump administration promises higher wages without inflation. Is the end of Quantitative Easing in sight
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has just announced that Trump administration policies will raise wages without causing inflation. This, of course, is impossible unless other variables are modified in the process. For instance, if less money were printed by the FED, especially via Quantitative Easing. Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds All the evidence available to the public at this time suggests the existence of a major financial bubble. We know that the ECB and the F... This data was first found by us on 2018-11-09 02:22:03.

ELI5 SMART SmartCash Cryptocurrency ELI5 SMART SmartCash Cryptocurrency
Mineable? If so how is it mined? SmartCash is mineable. The SmartCash mining system prevents mining centralization and stimulates the growth of the network. Every computer can be used as a mining device. The user has to create a SmartCash Wallet Address to receive the payments. Then he has to create a SmartCash Pool account. After that, the user has to download a miner. The user can trade at CryptoBridge, Stocks.Exchange, CoinExchange.io, Hitbtc.com or Monkeycoin. Mining or Minting Algorithm Keccak mini... This posting was first found by us on 2018-11-09 00:40:58.

ELI5 Semi-formal Cryptocurrency Development ELI5 Semi-formal Cryptocurrency Development
We've previously discussed formal software verification as related to crypto programming. Today we'd like to discuss an intermediary concept called semi-formal cryptocurrency development. Brief Review of Formal Verification In formal verification, every single possible logical state of a computer program must be mathematically proven. This kind of proof can consume tens, even hundreds, of pages of mathematical notation for very simple things. For example: Formal verification of a sorting procedur... This share was obtained by us on 2018-11-09 00:38:53.

Bitcoin vs. Bitcoin Cash : Two coins with matches, playing in gasoline Bitcoin vs. Bitcoin Cash : Two coins with matches, playing in gasoline
“The nuclear arms race is like two sworn enemies standing waist deep in gasoline, one with three matches, the other with five.” - Carl Sagan Cryptocurrencies are in a strategic inflection point. The big investors behind Bitcoin Cash have decided to take on BTC after their, in hindsight strategic, 2X retreat. Will it Work? Carl Sagan's famous quote may serve as a reminder for everyone involved in the BTC / BCH fight. This is not the first time this has happened. But this time will, certainly, be the ... This piece was first seen by us on 2018-11-09 00:11:55.