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4 signs that crypto is ready to enter the mainstream May 21, 2019

2019 will most likely be the year in which we see cryptocurrency adoption accelerate more than it ever has in the past.

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Is Africa a crypto continent? May 14, 2019

There are 55 countries in Africa, and because of their banking infrastructure issues across the continent, crypto’s decentralized nature seems to be a good fit for a transition to a smoother trading system between the countries.

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How to explain cryptocurrency to a kid May 02, 2019

Explaining cryptocurrencies to children doesn’t have to be as difficult as it sounds. Cryptocurrency can be compared to “invisible money,” such as the money in the bank.

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Shilling in cryptocurrency: how to spot and avoid it April 16, 2019

As long as people have been selling products and services, there have been ‘shills’ who are paid to pump up a said product or service to make it seem more appealing. Even before the proliferation of social media, it was hard to know the veracity of such claims.

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What is the Lightning Network, and why should you know about it? April 11, 2019

The simplest way to think about it is to imagine two people who know each other well (friends, spouses, etc.) who set up a trusted shared ‘wallet’ where they can trade bitcoin back and forth freely. Let’s dive in a little deeper and see why the Lightning Network is important.

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