Archive: Cryptocurrency

Fuel for Bitcoin’s Competitors

By Adam Sharp on March 16, 2018

Bitcoin grabbed the majority of crypto headlines in 2017, but altcoins are starting to catch up. Here’s why.

Fuel for Bitcoin’s Competitors

By Adam Sharp on March 16, 2018

Bitcoin grabbed the majority of crypto headlines in 2017, but altcoins are starting to catch up. Here’s why.

The Simple Technical Indicator for Crypto

By Adam Sharp on March 9, 2018

When crypto volatility is high (like it is now), buying coins can be intimidating. But the “Relative Strength Index” can help investors hit the dips in cryptocurrency.

How Did ICO Investors Really Do in 2017?

By Andy Gordon on February 28, 2018

Fortune magazine’s report on an ICO study reveals the failure rates of last year’s ICOs and cautions readers against investing in them. Here’s why the report is misleading.

Venezuela’s Crazy Crypto Experiment

By Adam Sharp on February 23, 2018

Venezuela has begun issuing its new petro cryptocurrency. The experiment may fail, but it hints at the full potential of blockchain tech.

Clarity on Crypto’s Biggest Threat: Government

By Adam Sharp on February 16, 2018

The prospect of widespread bans has been a looming threat hanging over the crypto world. For now, that threat has passed.
Longtime crypto believers are sending the message that government is NOT to be trusted. This makes us wonder: How much longer can the government remain “balanced” in the face of such a radical creed?

One of the Keys to Crypto Profits

By Adam Sharp on February 9, 2018

Cryptocurrencies are a (potential) monetary revolution. Bitcoin could become a common investment asset and value transfer vehicle.

Why These Cryptos Fail to Toe the Line

By Andy Gordon on February 7, 2018

Recent market activity seems to be ignoring the variety of cryptos, not quite treating them as an undifferentiated whole but also failing to take into account the huge differences in technologies and prospects among the coins out there.
It seems like the end of the world for cryptocurrency, but I assure you it's not. Let's look beyond price action and recognize that huge developments are taking place in the crypto world.
Though cryptocurrency investing comes with risk, we're in this for the long haul. Instead of impatience and overconfidence, our strategy is predicated on open-mindedness, humility, steadfastness and a long-term outlook.

Bitcoin Passes the Torch to Altcoins

By Adam Sharp on January 26, 2018

Historically, bitcoin has dominated the cryptocurrency market. That’s starting to change. Here’s what it means for investors.

Startups Help Clear the Way to Crypto

By Andy Gordon on January 24, 2018

Sometimes it's not easy or quick to buy a few dollars' worth of your favorite cryptocurrency. Fortunately, startups are already coming up with technological fixes.

Bitcoin’s Not Dead – Even the Government Knows It

By Adam Sharp on January 19, 2018

Despite the recent dip in bitcoin’s price, the popular cryptocurrency still remains at a three-month high price. And no matter what happens to the price tomorrow, it will still be my wager.

What’s Fueling the Rise of the Altcoins?

By Adam Sharp on January 5, 2018

Why is cryptocurrency soaring? What’s fueling demand? It’s not what you think.

Cryptocurrency News Roundup

By Adam Sharp on December 15, 2017

Today we look at top news from around the cryptocurrency world, plus a few of my all-time favorite stories.