Etiqueta: Digital Money

Bitcoin Price Increases and Forecasts Are Shattered

By Moris Beracha.- Some cryptocurrency research analysts predicted that in 2019 these crypto assets would keep a downfall trend and in the best of cases would hold a steady price. However, April 2 marked a major rise in bitcoin’s Price, which seems to represent new capital injection to the rest of the altcoin market. Just ...

Venezuela expands its cryptocurrency portfolio

By Moris Beracha.- The Venezuelan government has carried out a massive advertisement campaign nationally and internationally, to promote its crypto asset called “Petro”, which has taken center stage, since it is used and anchored to the local currency and accounting unit in the finances of the South American nation. Not only is the referred token ...

Do you know how to protect your cryptocurrencies?

By Moris Beracha.- The bitcoins and the main cryptocurrencies in the market were designed with some important security patterns, which make them quite difficult to steal. The fundamental aspects of cryptocurrencies include protecting user privacy, avoiding asset theft and avoiding harmful practices such as double spending. However, there are some failures that are sought out ...

Mining with GPU, a way to earn cryptocurrencies with little effort

By Moris Beracha.- Different companies that manufacture computer hardware and electronic components have launched campaigns to offer their users, a kind of “passive” mining that will allow them to make profits in cryptocurrencies with very little effort. The decision is basically due to the resounding fall in the prices of the main digital currencies, which ...

Russian investors continue betting on cryptocurrencies

By Moris Beracha.- Article published in: http://www.medium.com 2018 was a negative period for some of the world’s most important cryptocurrencies. The value of Bitcoin, Ethereum, LiteCoin, Ripple among many others, dropped over the previous year and a large number of investors lost millions of dollars. However, countries such as Russia still maintain their hopes in ...

First purchase with Bitcoin turns eight years

By Moris Beracha.- Last Tuesday marked the eighth anniversary of the first purchase made with bitcoins: two pizzas for 10,000 bitcoins. At the time of the first purchase of pizza, the most important cryptocurrency was worth only a few cents. Laszlo Hanyecz, the first buyer of the pizzas, became a legend among the early Bitcoin ...

Can your computer mine Bitcoins?

By Moris Beracha.- Since the arrival of Bitcoin, computers now have another function: to make small amounts of money with cryptocurrencies. However, mining is not as simple as turning on a computer. Your computer hardware is a key factor when mining and will make the difference between making money with cryptocurrency or even losing money. Computer ...