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Understand how IBOs can open the crypto markets to startups without funding

Initial Bounty Offerings are a way of leveraging crowdsourced work through payments in cryptocurrency tokens. Professionals get paid in a startup's tokens while contributing back t...

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Understand cryptocurrency futures

Trading futures is an art. It's probably one of the riskiest investment games you can play, since futures contracts don't actually represent a current asset, but something that is ...

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What programming languages should I learn to work with cryptocurrencies?

Many different computer programming languages are employed in cryptocurrency programming. In this article we take a look at cryptocurrency projects, the languages they use and we b...

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Who is Hal Finney?

Hal Finney was a software developer, cipherpunk, cryptographer who worked on many relevant security-related software projects, the original Bitcoin Core source being one of them. I...

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What are 1st, 2nd and 3rd generation cryptocurrencies?

Although the theoretical concepts behind cryptocurrencies existed prior to 2009, it was in January of that year when Bitcoin registered its first transaction on the blockchain. Thi...

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What is Turing completeness and how does it relate to cryptocurrencies?

Turing-completeness refers to a characteristic of computing platforms where a computer that is deemed Turing-complete can execute all programs that a Turing Machine would be able t...

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How do I stake Cardano?

Cardano ADA will begin its fully decentralized operation later in 2018 when the Shelley update is released. Once the Cardano blockchain goes distributed, it'll allow users to parti...

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Cardano ADA in a Nutshell

Cardano ADA is a 3rd generation cryptocurrency being developed by IOHK. The Cardano project began in Tokyo, Japan, with ideas from a former member of the Ethereum development team....

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Shoud I participate in an ICO? What should I look out for?

ICOs are crowdfunding events where a startup raises funds by emitting cryptocurrency coins or tokens. Investors become anonymous partners in the startup by buying tokens while bett...

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Understand the challenges of decentralized databases (e.g. the Bitcoin ledger)

Decentralization is what makes Bitcoin special. Cryptocurrencies are simply applications of the more general concept of decentralized databases. In fact, Bitcoin is one large datab...