What are Atomic Swaps anyway?

An Atomic Swap is a cross-chain trade. This basically means that it is the exchanging of one currency to another without the use of a third party. Why do we need this? At the moment we need to trust a third party to handle this kind of an exchange. Some examples of companies that provide […]


Cryptopay deems Bitcoin Cash unsafe

Cryptopay, the UK company founded in 2013 has recently made a statement that has upset many Bitcoin Cash evangelists. Adding new currencies to a platform is certainly no easy task, and whatever currencies are added, there are likely to be unhappy people wanting their favorite one added. Cryptopay has taken some time to actually add […]

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Meet the Chartists

I’ve spent the last few weeks watching some of the more popular cryptocurrency traders, analysts, tipsters, and insiders. I looked at what seemed to be the 30 most popular profiles based on their names popping up on Reddit, Telegram groups, Twitter stats and actual recommendations. These are the 6 I like most, and for various […]


Analyzing Charts: Indicators 2

It’s time for the weekly analysis piece, giving you a little more insight into charts, indicators and how to use them effectively. You can find our last piece here. Last week we looked at MACD and Fibonacci retracements, this week we’ll look at Relative Strength Index (RSI) and On-Balance Volume. Relative Strength Index (RSI) The […]

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Blockstream releases and tests Lightning Charge

Blockstream yesterday announced their latest edition to their elements project, Lightning Charge. What is Lightning Charge? Lightning Charge is a micropayment processing system which it claims will make it simpler for developers to build bitcoin apps on top of their lightning network. The company states: Together, these additions make it easy for developers to use […]

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Aeon: Ready For The Next Level?

Aeon, the lightweight mobile cryptocurrency has made headlines once again. Previously the coin made headlines due to its award winning mobile infrastructure beating conventional speed tests. The coin was tested against other cryptonotes such as ByteCoin and DashCoin at a rate of 100:2. Today Aeon is set to make headlines in multiple news outlets, as […]