LTC Added To BTC China On Wednesday the 5th of March BTC China, a major Bitcoin exchange, added Litecoin to their site, allowing users to buy and sell Litecoin for Fiat currency. As is to be expected this resulted in a massive rise in the value of Litecoin from 14$ per coin to 22.50$ per […]
Hello everyone, my name is Drew and today I want to tell you about a new and truly unique coin. It is called Reddcoin, this coin is built to be tipped through a plethora of social-media sites as a way to reward users for posting unique, quality content, as a gift to friends on their […]
In case you haven’t noticed, there is a war being waged right now that will, in some way affect us all in the coming years. Some of us are set to reap as a consequence and some will cry bitter tears of regret when the carnage clears. No, this war isn’t being waged in the […]
Why Dogecoin Could Be Ideal for Developing Countries I was trying to send a friend in the US some money that I owed him, that’s all. It wasn’t even a huge amount of money–something like $400. The look the bank clerk gave me was wary, dashed with a healthy dose of suspicion. Why did I […]
After being confused for a long time myself, I went and crunched some figures, and found out where all those numbers came from. To save fellow shibes from having to do the same, I’m making this guide. First of all, what is difficulty? It is a number d such that the expected number of hashes […]
Project: DogeDrift BURST onto the scene today thanks to a 25,000 Doge giveaway on reddit.com/r/dogecoin. You may or may not have seen that Reddit thread, and you are probably asking yourself what is all this about? Well fellow Shibes I am the creator of this project, and I am here to let you know all […]
I’m writing this because I couldn’t find a single condensed guide on compiling the wallet and running mining software on linux, specficially Ubuntu/Linux Mint. I combed Bitcoin and Litecoin forums for similar problems I was running into and eventually got everything nailed down, so here it is in one place, for new Shibes.
Online wallets This is a complicated area of cryptocoins, with a lot of pros and cons that have to be consid—- who am I kidding? NEVER USE AN ONLINE WALLET!!! This coin is barely a month old. Trustworthy, guaranteed online storage simply doesn’t exist (yet?). TENS OF MILLIONS of dogecoin, and huge volumes of other coins, have vanished […]
Since I’ve seen a few people asking about offline wallets, I thought I’d share my recent explanation of how I created my cold storage wallet based on my research and reading from the past month. This is for long-term offline storage, and not a wallet you will ever intend on accessing much, if at all. Think of it more like a safe-deposit box and not a checking or savings account.
Popular bitcoin wallet provider Blockchain.info revealed via Twitter that Travis Wright, a 16-year-old and bitcoin entrepreneur from Duluth, Minnesota, has been named the grand prize winner of a contest to commemorate its 1 millionth user.