SEC regulations and what they mean for cryptocurrency

The reality is that more regulation, not less, is on the horizon. When it comes to new and disruptive technologies several constants apply. First, regulation tends to lag behind technological breakthroughs. Second, governments like regulations. It gives credence to their existence. Third, at least at the beginning of the application of regulations to a new[…]

7 Advantages to Cryptocurrency over Fiat Money

Let’s say I perform one hour of consulting services for your business and you decide to pay me in Bitcoin instead of US Dollars, the transaction is pretty straightforward. You send me Bitcoin from your wallet to my wallet, kind of like sending a PayPal payment, or even an email from your email address to[…]

Coinbase Invests in Blockchain eSport Gods Unchained

Back in 1993 when I bought my first pack of Magic the Gathering (MTG) trading cards at my local hobby shop, I remember the feeling I had whilst opening that fresh booster pack of cards and discovering a whole new way to play a Dungeons and Dragons themed game with my friends. I never realized[…]

Much Support – So Resistance – Cryptocurrency Trading Explained

Theoretically, if you could learn how to read trends, analyze past price data, and learn all you can about coins you’re interested in, then you could earn a nice profit by day trading. But for us mere mortals who can’t grasp the technical nature of cryptocurrency trading, there are Crays (experts) in our midst who[…]

Cryptocurrency 101 Vocabulary HODL FOMO ICO

Most people I talk to about cryptocurrency have no idea what I’m talking about. Then there’s the vocabulary my peers and I use, which can be cryptic in and of itself. Here is a list of commonly used words when talking about crypto: FIAT: A government-issued currency, such as the US dollar. WHALE: Someone who[…]

Why the Cryptocurrency Christmas Dip wasn’t a Crash

​If you were one of the lucky ones who were able to buy cryptocurrency this weekend during the Christmas dip, then congratulations! Many crypto non-believers have been saying that there’s going to be some sort of crash or a Bitcoin bubble is going to burst. That’s just not the case. What did happen this past[…]

Bloom launches a new platform to decentralize credit

​If you were one of the people affected by the Equifax hack, you are not alone. Over 143 million Americans were affected by this data breach, and your identity is no longer safe with the traditional methods available. This is what makes Bloom so interesting at this particular time. With a BloomID, BloomIQ, and BloomScore,[…]

Cryptocurrency 101 and how you can get in on the action

​Virtual currency or cryptocurrency may seem to be a new thing, but it’s been around for the better part of 8 years. With the recent surge in value of Bitcoin and Ethereum, more and more people are joining the crypto race. A lot of people ask me if it’s too late to get into the[…]