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With the latest surge in cryptocurrency prices over the past few weeks, non-fungible tokens, which peaked in popularity in the early months of this year, have started to go under the radar. For those unfamiliar with what NFTs are, they’re essentially digital tokens that can be used to represent ownership of unique items on the […]

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As cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology become more widely adopted, a question on everyone’s mind is, “who will be the dominant store of value?”. At the moment, that title rightfully belongs to Bitcoin. After all, it is the best performing asset since its inception. It even returned ten times more than the Nasdaq 100 in the […]

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In the crypto community, there’s been a long running debate about Bitcoin’s energy consumption. Some people argue that Bitcoin’s benefits outweigh its drawbacks. In fact, some people even believe that Bitcoin incentivises the advancement of cleaner, renewable energy. Which, in fairness, it does to an extent. However, extensive energy consumption is never ideal and when […]

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The introduction of smart contracts offered truly immense and disruptive potential. Smart contracts enable developers to build decentralized applications, which can make traditionally unequal, opaque, and slow industries fairer, faster, and trustless. But the potential doesn’t stop there. It isn’t just applications and protocols that can run autonomously without any central control. Smart contract technology […]

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Key Takeaway: Bitcoin has rallied to record highs only days after the first U.S. Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) was finally approved. The number one digital currency by market capitalization reached over $66,000 surpassing its previous peak of $64,000 back in April. And the recent surge in price means that since the start of the year, […]

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Since its inception, Bitcoin has proven to be an amazing store of value. In fact, Bitcoin is actually the best performing asset over the last decade. And although its original purpose was to be used as a peer-to-peer decentralized digital currency, Bitcoin has found its niche as a store of value. Similar to gold, Bitcoin […]

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Having an investment strategy is one of the most important aspects of cryptocurrency investing. Without a strategy, you’re more likely to make decisions that you’ll end up regretting in the future. You’ll also be more prone to making emotional decisions insead of operating based on logical reasoning.  Most investors put off making an investment strategy […]

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Key Takeaway: Bitcoin is ending this week strong, coming close to it’s all time high of $64,000. This is the highest price that Bitcoin has witnessed in almost six months. This has left a lot of investors happy and optimistic about the end of year. But the real reason for this latest surge in price […]

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Finally, a date has been confirmed for the highly anticipated Polkadot Parachain Auctions.  Almost five years after the initial vision of an interoperable blockchain network was first outlined in Polkadot’s whitepaper, parachains are now officially ready for launch on the Polkadot network. On the 11th of November 2021, the Polkadot Parachain Auction process will kick […]

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Key Takeaway: Staking is one of the easiest and safest ways for an individual to earn interest on their holdings and become an active member of a blockchain network. Blockchains rely on a specific set of rules to approve new transactions. The proof-of-stake (PoS) rule requires network participants to stake their cryptocurrencies to validate transactions […]

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