A guide to cryptocurrency : Bitcoin and beyond

The digital currency has caused any number of headaches for law enforcement. Now entrepreneurs and academics are scrambling to build a better version. When the digital currency Bitcoin came to life in January 2009, it was noticed by almost no one apart from the handful of programmers who followed cryptography discussion groups. Its origins were […]

What is bitcoin and how does it work?

Bitcoin is a digital currency created in 2009. It follows the ideas set out in a white paper by the mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto, whose true identity has yet to be verified. Bitcoin offers the promise of lower transaction fees than traditional online payment mechanisms and is operated by a decentralized authority, unlike government-issued currencies. Today’s market cap for all […]

Who is ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’?

Satoshi Nakamoto is arguably the biggest pioneer of cryptocurrency. Satoshi Nakamoto is the name used by the unknown person or persons who designed bitcoin and created its original reference implementation. As part of the implementation, they also devised the first blockchain database. In the process they were the first to solve the double-spending problem for digital currency. They were active in the development of bitcoin […]

What is ‘Satoshi’ in the World of Cryptocurrency?

Satoshi? It is the smallest unit of the bitcoin cryptocurrency. Satoshi is named after Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of the protocol used in block chains and the bitcoin cryptocurrency.  All amounts in the block chain are denominated in satoshi before being converted for display. The source code also uses satoshi when specifying an amount of bitcoin. When […]

Understanding What is a Cryptocurrency

What is a ‘Cryptocurrency’? A cryptocurrency (or crypto currency) is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange using  cryptography to secure the transactions and to control the creation of additional units of the currency. Cryptocurrencies are classified as a subset of digital currencies and are also classified as a subset of alternative currencies and virtual currencies. A defining feature of a cryptocurrency, and […]

How to Choose a Suitable Domain Name

Now that your niche is finalized and you have chosen a design for your website, we should get a Domain Name for your project that would make it look more professional. For example – flipkart.com slideshare.net wikipedia.org Consider the above domain names.  Here, ‘flipkart’, ‘slideshare’, ‘wikipedia’ are the domain names and ‘.com’, ‘.net’, ‘.org’ are […]

Choosing Your Niche (Topic) For Your Website

You should consider the following points while choosing a niche: It is necessary for you to feel passionately about the topic on which you are going to make your website. Enough people must be buying products related to the niche or spending their time knowing more about your niche. It shouldn’t be too competitive. If […]