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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

China bans crypto ICOs much loss just hodl steady

The world of crypto took a huge turn for the worse last night when China banned ICOs (initial coin offerings). This is further proof that ICOs are not good for the crypto community as a whole since most of the companies are raising money before writing one single line of code. After the IRS and[…]

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[…]

The rise of cryptocurrency and initial coin offerings

​The rise of cryptocurrency has taken the world by storm. A large majority of people don’t even know what the blockchain is. By allowing digital information to be distributed but not copied, blockchain technology created the backbone of a new type of internet. Originally devised for the digital currency, Bitcoin, the tech community is now finding[…]