What is an airdrop? It’s not crypto falling from the sky…

Are you asking, “What is an airdrop?” Unfortunately it is not a bag of crypto dropping from the sky.. But some crypto may drop into one of your blockchain addresses! Learn about what an airdrop is, why companies do it, and how to find airdrops!


Moving the Chain Spotlight #38: Richard Branson

Sir Richard Branson is an esteemed entrepreneur who has been an avid supporter of both bitcoin and blockchain technology for several years now. Believing in the “economic revolution,” Branson holds blockchain summits, and his company accepts bitcoin. Learn about his great work here.


Introducing the Blockchain Institute of Chicago & GirlCon

Girlcon held their 2018 event last Saturday, and we attended the event to discuss blockchain technology and cryptocurrency. Our talk at the event was also our first debut as Blockchain Institute of Chicago! Learn about Girlcon, see some pics, and learn about BIC!


Warren Buffett and Other Crypto Critics

In a short time, cryptocurrency has risen from relative obscurity to being covered by major news. While these crypto and the technology behind them have begun their march toward mainstream acceptance –there’s still some high profile investors and business leaders who are crypto critics.


A-Z: Internet of Things (IoT)

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The Internet of Things (also known as IoT) is wide in scope, and on the technological horizon. Learn about this concept of interconnected devices and a digital control over all types of things. Blockchain may be apart of it.


Danny Johnson of Pinkcoin Talks Poker, Bitcoin, & his Crypto Journey

Danny Johnson started Pinkcoin in 2014 in efforts to revolutionize charitable giving – by way of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. You can learn more about Pinkcoin in this interview, as well as Danny’s crypto journey into the space! This is Part 2!


Moving the Chain Spotlight #37: Alena Vranova

As an innovator who is looking to give back, Alena Vranova is a pillar of the blockchain community. She’s been in the space pretty much from the start, and has headed some of the major projects in crypto and blockchain.


Fidelity Investment Goes Blockchain – Business on the Blockchain Ep. 013

Fidelity Investment is one of the largest asset management firms in the world. And they’ve shown affection for blockchain and crypto before. Now they are taking it a step further, and making some real progress in their business on the blockchain.


An Interview with Danny Johnson of Pinkcoin – Part 1

Johnson started Pinkcoin in 2014 as one of the first Proof-of-Stake chains with a goal of revolutionizing charitable giving by bringing it to a blockchain via a cryptocurrency. His unique entrance to the space offers insightful perspectives! Our interview with Danny Johnson gives you the details.


IOTA Intrigue: 3 IOTA Price Predictions For The Future  

he crypto token IOTA (MIOTA) is designed to help optimize the ‘Internet of Things’ (IOT). Their network architecture varies greatly from a typical blockchain, and some people think this uniqueness may help pump the price in the coming years.


A-Z: What is a Hash Function?

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A hash function is used to encrypt and secure various pieces of digital information and return a hash value. Cryptographic hashes are often used by cryptocurrencies, like bitcoin. Learn about what they are & how they work here!


Tyler Blevins: The Bitcoin Ninja!

Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins is a popular video gamer who’s streams average over 100,000 viewers! His popularity has brought him some wealth from donations, including in bitcoin and crypto. Thus earning him the name, the bitcoin ninja – at least in our eyes.


The Let’s Talk Bitcoin Podcast – 5 Years Later!

On their fifth anniversary, the Let’s Talk Bitcoin podcast crew held a celebration event: The Internet of Money 5 Years Later. The team reflected on the growth of cryptocurrency, and how the industry as a whole has grown significantly.


Moving the Chain Spotlight #36: MK Lords

Meghan Kellison-Lords (aka MK Lords) is a writer, poet, and freelancing jack-of-all-trades who has been involved in the crypto community for several years now. Her work in that time has helped “move the chain!” Read how here.


Let’s Talk Bitcoin’s 5th Anniversary Keynote Speaker: Andreas M. Antonopoulos

Andreas M. Antonopoulos was the keynote speaker at ‘Let’s Talk Bitcoin’s 5th Anniversary Event – The Internet of Money 5 Years Later.’ He’s dedicated his career to educating the masses about blockchain and crypto. Here he reflects on how far it’s all come.