The impending fork that’s crashing bitcoin prices explained

The Fork in simple 'English' is a technical term used to describe an option to choose between an update to the application code that...

Bitcoin has been hard forked again

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts around the world, paid rapt attention to news of another hardfork of bitcoin, called Bitcoin Gold. An earlier fork this year, lead...

Israel sits on the fence regarding cryptocurrencies

Israel seems to have joined the rank of countries that are cautious on cryptocurrencies, as it has classified them as an asset not currencies....

Another 3 Risks to note when investing in cryptocurrencies

The whole world seems to be a buzz with crypto talk, and Nigeria is not left out. Ponzi schemes now promise fabulous returns from...

Bitcoin hits all time high of $10,000: Buy/Sell/Hold ?

Cryptocurrency markets have been in a frenzy since the price of bitcoin today  hit an all time high of $10,000 Cryptocurrency market capitalization (...

Why the price of bitcoin has taken a new height

Last week bitcoin hit an all time high of $7447 last week, and has shown no signs of dropping below the $7000 mark.  Year...
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Nigeria has launched its own Bitcoin exchange service

After 4 months of development and testing, a team of Nigeria-based programmers lead by Timi Ajiboye have launched dedicated Bitcoin exchange for Africa. The...

How Bitcoins Work?

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What you need to know about cryptocurrency mining

Mining is the process of validating transactions on a blockchain network. A blockchain is a record of all public transactions for a cryptocurrency. Each...

Why Bitcoin has taken a pounding in the last few days

The price of bitcoin, the world’s most valuable cryptocurrency has taken a pounding in the last couple of days. From $6374.92 last Tuesday, the...

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...

3 emerging cryptocurrencies to keep tabs on

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

This stock exchange may be the first to start trading bitcoin soon

A Russian based stock exchange MTCEX is concluding plans for a platform to trade cryptocurrencies. Trading on the exchange will however be limited to...

SEC Nigeria Issues Press Release Against Bitcoins And Other Cryptocurrencies

The Security and Exchange Commission of Nigeria has issued a press release warning against investments in Crypto Currencies. In a press release published on...

This is why August 1 is a key date in the crypto world

For cryptocurrency investors and traders, August 1 is a date they have kept  marked in their diaries. August 1 is the date that has...
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This Bank CEO is unhappy with bitcoin

Jamie Dimon, Chief Executive of JP Morgan, has voiced concerns about bitcoin, essentially calling it a scam. Dimon made the remarks at an investor...
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7 terms associated with blockchain that you should know

The Blockchain is a decentralized or a distributed ledger technology that allows a number of participants to maintain the ledger verifying and authenticating transactions

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...

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...

4 emotions Nigerian cryptocurrency traders have almost everyday

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Securities and Exchange Commission and other regulators have continually warned against the acquisition of cryptocurrencies by Nigerians over...
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Job opportunities in the cryptocurrency space

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

FLASH: Nearly N1 billion worth of bitcoin was traded in Nigeria last week

In a sign of growing adoption of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, a report from Cointelegraph states that $3 million worth of bitcoin was traded...

NDIC Calls Bitcoins, Block Chain “Ponzi Schemes”

Nairametrics| The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, NDIC, has cautioned Nigerians against investing their hard earned funds in certain cooperative contributory schemes that had gone...

More knocks for bitcoin

Criticism of bitcoin by the financial community seems to be unending, as Ray Dalio has said bitcoin markets are in a bubble. Dalio made...
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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.

Coinbase obtains SEC approval to list security tokens

Cryptocurrency Exchange and wallet service Coinbase has received approval from the United States SEC.

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...

These universities are now offering courses on cryptocurrencies

Several Russian universities have added courses on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology to their syllabi. Saint Petersburg State University of Economics will add teaching on...

A-Z Of Investing In Bitcoins From Nigeria

Finally, a Nairametrics take on the world's leading Crypto currency.

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