JPM Coin: What it is and what it means for Cryptocurrency

JPM coin: What it is and what it means for Cryptocurrency

The introduction of JPM Coin is a win for cryptocurrency, as it lends legitimacy to Bitcoin.
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Someone paid $308k fee for a $14 transaction, expensive mistake or donation?

Mistakes come in grades but a $308,000 mistake, that's a costly mistake!
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7 interesting uses of cryptocurrencies & blockchain

Anyone even slightly aware of cryptocurrency has heard of the myriad ways it could make them wealthy overnight.
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Blockchain: A 3 minutes explanation

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Coinbase obtains SEC approval to list security tokens

Cryptocurrency Exchange and wallet service Coinbase has received approval from the United States SEC.
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BOOM: Cryptocurrency holders may lose their $145 million

The death of Gerald Cotten, the Chief Executive Officer of Digital-asset exchange Quadriga CX has left one question unanswered, how do the company's customers recover their combined C$190 million ($145 million)?
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The Blockchain is a decentralized or a distributed ledger technology that allows a number of participants to maintain the ledger verifying and authenticating transactions
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Blockchain is one of the most important innovations over the past decades. One would say it promises the same level of disruption that Uber...

Step by step guide on how to buy Bitcoin if you are in Nigeria

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Are Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) dead?

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Are all blockchains the same?

The blockchain technology has been applied across several spheres. And this has birthed many different “blockchains” which perform special tasks.

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Though Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple have garnered a large portion of the attention on cyrptocurrencies, there are several other coins with good potential. Here...

How Bitcoins Work?

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Are Nigerian companies now accepting payments in bitcoin?

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These coins are currently trading close to their ICO prices

Cryptocurrency markets are currently trading in a sideways manner. Bitcoin is currently trading at around $9,000 which is  below the $10,000 psychological mark. For...

Cryptocurrency: 6 risks you need to know about

If you have investing about N1 million in bitcoins in January this year, chances are that the investing will be worth about N2.6 million...

Senate cautions Nigerians on trading of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

Nigeria’s upper chamber has turned its searchlight on the trade of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the country. This was raised in a motion...

Top 5 Cryptocurrencies to watch out for in 2018

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Twitter joins the cryptocurrency ‘ ban’ wagon today

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Cryptocurrencies were a buzz word in 2017 across the finance and tech space, and thus has continued. While attention has been focused on the...

What you need to know about cryptocurrency mining

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Here’s how Nigerians apply native wisdom to cryptocurrencies

As the cryptocurrency bug in the country continues to spread, many Nigerians have decided to form groups in order to learn more about them....

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2018 has been quite a volatile year for cryptocurrency markets. So far, there have been one major flash crash and several bear markets. Despite...

Explained: All the risk associated with investing in Cryptocurrency by Manasseh Egedegbe

Disclosure: I hold cryptocurrencies. I may be a little biased when it comes to cryptocurrencies, but whenever I talk to an audience about it, I...

3 alternatives to bitcoins

Though the world may be going gaga about bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, in Nigeria, its price is beyond the reach of the average investor. One...

Yesterday’s flash crash in the price of bitcoin explained

Cryptocurrency markets around the world were yesterday thrown into panic yesterday when bitcoin fell 28% yesterday, breaking below the $10,000 floor. Ripple fell by 46%,...

10 facts you probably don’t know about bitcoin

Bitcoins have been generating a buzz over the past few years; smashing records and reaching all time price highs. However, opinion worldwide as to...

These are the 5 ways you can keep your cryptocurrencies safe

The rapid rise in the price of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoins has attracted lots of attention – both positive and...

Explained: Centralised and decentralised cryptocurrency exchanges

Cryptocurrency exchanges play a key role in the cryptocurrency market, as they are the primary means of exchange in a market valued at over...

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