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ELI5 How iPayYou.io works
iPayYou.io is an Amazon.com gift-card-for-cryptocurrency trading service. Currently they buy your gift cards at a fixed rate and pay you back in crypto. Currently accepted coins...
ELI5 What is OpenBazaar?
OpenBazaar is a P2P application that allows people to sell their artworks, creations and anything else via a 100% decentralized marketplace. There is no middleman and no fees to...
ELI5 What is Bitmessage?
Bitmessage is a messaging protocol designed by Jonathan Warren in 2012. The purpose of Bitmessage is to allow parties to communicate with each other in a secure and 100% decentr...
ELI5: Paradigm and Deribit OTC trading
Paradigm is a new chat platform that aims to take over from Telegram as the de-facto cryptocurrency chat/trading platform. Telegram's success in the crypto community was organic...
ELI5: What is BetterHash?
BetterHash is a mining method developed by Bitcoin Core developer Matt Corallo. The main idea behind BetterHash is to improve decentralization of Bitcoin mining efforts. The ...
ELI5 USI Tech / Eyeline Trading / Wealth Boss. Scam? Ponzi? What’s the deal?
USI Tech was a MENA region (UAE-based) cryptocurrency exchange which has been accused of operating a ponzi scheme. As of this writing, USI Tech's website is unreachable. There i...
ELI5: What is a full node?
A full node is a network connected computer that runs the official cryptocurrency client and has a complete and synchronized copy of the blockchain. When Bitcoin first appeared,...
ELI5: Cryptocurrency master keys
A cryptocurrency master key is a theoretical concept where one specially crafted cryptographic private key would be able to decrypt ciphertext encrypted using any public key. As...
ELI5 Antshares
Antshares is Chinese project NEO's previous name. When originally released it was informally nicknamed "China's Ethereum" platform. Legendary ICO Antshares was one of the most un...
ELI5 Bitsquare (BISQ)
What is Bitsquare? Bitsquare is the former name of a decentralized cryptocurrency exchange. It was renamed to BISQ in March 2017 due to trademark-related concerns. BISQ Bitsq...