Crypto News and Updates

August 09, 2018

Xcoins to Launch New Cryptocurrency Exchange at Consensus Singapore 2018

Xcoins has chosen Consensus Singapore as the venue to announce the launch of our new, highly-anticipated exchange product that will make buying, selling, or exchanging cryptocurrencies easier than ever! Despite the difficult market for cryptocurrencies in 2018, Xcoins has continued to grow

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August 08, 2018

Fraud Protection: Three Common Bitcoin Scams and How to Avoid Them

Before we get started, know this: Airbnb does not accept bitcoins.  Nor do most hotels, landlords or sharing services. A scam has been making the rounds lately claiming to rent home shares in exchange for cryptocurrency payments. Typically, this scam focuses on

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August 06, 2018

Can You Really Buy Bitcoin Instantly?

How long should it take to buy Bitcoin? The answer is, it depends. It depends on how much security you’d like. It depends on how you want to conduct the transaction. It even depends on whether you’d like to be absolutely

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July 27, 2018

Bitcoin and Taxes: What US Citizens Should Know

Owning bitcoins will affect your taxes. A lot of traders don’t seem to know that. According to reporting by CNBC, on one tax platform alone less than 1 in 2,500 people reported their cryptocurrency gains this year. They’re hardly alone, but

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July 25, 2018

What Is the Difference between Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash?

Bitcoin is the near-eponymous online currency. It is cash, digital money that’s spendable and swappable like any dollar in your pocket. So what the heck is Bitcoin Cash? Bitcoin Cash is an independent cryptocurrency based on Bitcoin’s code. Don’t get confused.

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July 17, 2018

What Is the Difference between Bitcoin and Ethereum?

They’re the two biggest cryptocurrencies on the block. Together, they have a combined market cap of over $160 Billion at time of writing. They’re Bitcoin and Ethereum, the two blockchain projects you’ve almost certainly heard of even if you just

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July 13, 2018

Can You Buy Bitcoin Anonymously Without Verification?

There are really two questions in this one subject: Can you buy Bitcoin anonymously, and should you? Let’s take them in order. First, yes, you can buy Bitcoins anonymously. There are a few different ways to do this, some of which are

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July 09, 2018

Blockchain for Dummies: A Beginner's Guide

Welcome to the blockchain. Now, what the heck is it? First-time investors in cryptocurrency often want to know exactly what they’re buying into. Purchasing a single token is simple enough. Pay the price and get your bitcoin. What’s less simple is figuring out

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June 26, 2018

Top 75 Crypto Terms For Newbies

You’ve begun to invest in cryptocurrencies. As any smart investor should, you’re probably spinning up your research on just what a bitcoin is and how, why, and where to buy one. We’re certainly not going to stop you. In fact, we

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June 25, 2018

How to Buy Bitcoin with a Debit Card

So you’d like to buy some bitcoin with a debit card. Good thinking. Credit vs. Debit The first thing to know about buying bitcoins with plastic is that many credit card companies won't allow this transaction. U.S.-based banking giants such as Wells Fargo,

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June 14, 2018

Hack-Proof Ways to Secure Your Crypto Assets

Whether you are new to cryptocurrencies or are an early adopter who is sitting on a mountain of “digital cash”, ensuring that your investments are secured in a hack-proof manner is vital.  This guide reveals how to securely store your crypto

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June 07, 2018

The Ultimate Guide to Crypto Wallets

If you want to invest in cryptocurrencies, it is important to be aware of your crypto wallet options. A cryptocurrency wallet acts as your digital bank account. It enables you to store, send, and receive digital currencies like bitcoin. This guide

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June 01, 2018

Top 5 Cryptocurrencies of 2018

Are you currently contemplating making a foray into cryptocurrency trading and investment? If so, here is a look at the five best cryptocurrencies of 2018 and what makes them stand out among all the other virtual coins on the market. #1

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