Bitcoin Trends

Reading Time: 2 minutes Since its inception Bitcoin has come under scrutiny for a number of aspects including volatility, fraud and utility. However, none of these have been as consistent as the alleged bubble burst that is “imminent at any moment” since interest in Bitcoin spiked. With the recent dip in Bitcoin (crypto in general), many people are speculating…

Looking for the perfect gift for your crypto obsessed bestie? We have a few ideas for you:

Reading Time: 2 minutes Treat your crypto crazy friend this holiday season with one of these gift ideas! A HARD WALLET DEVICE A hard wallet is always a great gift for your crypto-enthusiast friends, and Trezor  has the perfect one for them. The Trezor Model T now supports Monero along with many other coins, however with the Monero integration…

Rise and fall of BCH

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Rise In 2017, rising fees on the bitcoin network led to a push by some of its community members to create a hard fork in order to increase the block-size. This push went through in July 2017 when community members, including Roger Ver, felt that adopting BIP 91 without increasing the block-size limit would…

Paper Wallets Explained

Reading Time: 2 minutes What are paper wallets? How do you use them? How can you create one? First of all lets take a look at the different types of storage options, paper wallets are a kind of cold storage, but what is cold storage? Cold storage refers to a device that keeps your currency completely offline. Cold wallets…

What does Bulletproof mean for Monero?

Reading Time: 2 minutes In order to understand bulletproofs, we first need to understand what a range proof is. “A range proof allows anyone to verify that a commitment represents an amount within a specified range, without revealing anything else about its value.” Monero uses the range proof in RingCT (short for Ring Confidential Transactions which is how transaction…