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      What is: BTC

      Bitcoin or BTC is the first decentralized cryptocurrency that was created, and launched in 2009.Quick facts:Coin Name: Bitcoin (BTC)Ticker symbol: BTCTotal amount created: 21 million Amount in circulation: 17...
      Litecoin (LTC) logo - grey and white

      What is: LTC

      LTC is the name of the cryptocurrency used by Litecoin.Quick facts:Coin Name: LitecoinTicker symbol: LTCTotal amount created: 84 million Amount in circulation: 55.7 million as of March 2018Market cap: 8...
      Rail tracks fork

      What is: Fork

      A fork in the blockchain happens for one of two reasons: 1. Due to a change in the design of the technology. 2. If...

      What is: Transactions Per Second (TPS)

      Transactions Per Second or TPS refers to the amount of transactions a certain blockchain can process. When the various alt-chain originators talk about scalability...
      Alternative chain

      What is: Alternative chain / coin

      An alternative chain, or alt-chain, is any blockchain used for a purpose other than Bitcoins. This same principle applies to coins whereby an alternative...
      Genesis block

      What is: Genesis block

      A Genesis block is the very first block ever created in any block - or alt- chain. A chain must always originate from a...
      Nodes connected in a switch

      What is: Blockchain nodes

      In a conventional enterprise computing network nodes are normally defined as: - A ‘server’ which is a dedicated unit running 24/7/365 on purpose made...

      What is: Blockchain

      In 2008 an individual or a group of individuals going by the name Satoshi Nakamoto issued a draft named ‘Bitcoin: a peer-to-peer electronic cash system’....
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      What is: RippleNet

      RippleNet is a decentralized global network of banks and payment providers, that is connected through Ripple’s distributed financial technology. Ripple provides three products to...
      Ripple's (XRP) xVia logo

      What is: xVia

      xVia is a software solution developed by Ripple, used by corporates, payment providers and consumers to send payments using a standard interface.Quick facts:Technology:- RippleNet-...

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      Amazon Web Service Stikes Partnership With Blockchain Firm Qtum

      Singapore-based Blockchain firm Qtum has reportedly teamed up with the Chinese division of Amazon Web Services (AWS), marking the latest major partnership involving the...
      Panthera Capital

      Panthera Capital Expert Believes The Cryptocurrency Market Will Probably Bounce Back Up

      Panthera Capital analyst Joey Krug believes that the cryptocurrency market has bottomed out but he also believes that it will soon bounce back significantly. Bitcoin...
      BTCC

      China-Based BTCC Plans To Expand Its Services To South Korea

      A Chinese cryptocurrency exchange known as BTCC has announced that it plans to launch its cryptocurrency trading services in South Korea. BTCC announced the plans...
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      The cryptocurrency space is on shaky ground as price tumble and government repression rises. Seemingly, this is not enough to dampen some companies as...
      Visa and Mastercard

      VISA And MasterCard To Block Crypto Payments With A New Classification Of The Digital...

      As much as the cryptocurrency market is gradually gaining currency, the sector is still of very high risk. The market is very volatile as...