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…