WTF IS is our new series where we explore some of the most frequently asked questions about blockchains, cryptocurrencies, and the technology surrounding these fields.
We aim to bring you the best explanations for all concepts and topics surrounding blockchain tech, and this series will cover all you need to know!
Looking to get acquainted with blockchain? Then WTF IS is the perfect series for you!
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How do I store my Crypto? Types of Cryptocurrency Wallets
Cryptocurrency wallets are applications used to hold your cryptocurrency, providing you varying degrees of security and accessibility. Here’s some types!
The Top Four Ways to Buy Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies!
Want to get into cryptocurrency, but don’t know how? Well here is the top four ways to buy bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies! Learn about your options!
Full Node vs. Light Client: What’s the difference?
So you’re just getting into cryptocurrency, and you’re looking for an easy way to get involved, right? A light client may be your answer! Learn about them here!
WTF is… Different Types of Cryptocurrencies?
Bitcoin’s proven its value as a medium of exchange, but tokens can have a lot more functions than acting as money. Here’s some of types of cryptocurrencies!
WTF is… The Difference Between Cryptocurrency and Blockchain?
Cryptocurrency and blockchain kind of go hand in hand with one another, but they do have some big differences too. We explain the fundamental differences between the two!
WTF is… the difference between tokens versus coins?
Most people use these terms interchangeably, however this is not exactly correct. There’s a subtle difference between cryptocurrencies, tokens versus coins.
WTF is… MyCrypto?
We checked in with MyCrypto to see how the various developments and improvements are coming since their fork from MyEtherWallet in February of 2018. The added features are pretty sweet!
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!
There’s a game to teach you coding called CryptoZombies
CryptoZombies teaches you the programming language behind Ethereum dApps. Loom Network created the game. Try out making a CryptoZombie for free right now.
How Bitcoin Can Help Failing Economies & Currency Crisis
Bitcoin may be an alternative for countries with failing economies in a currency crisis. As a proven store of value, some citizens are looking to bitcoin!
WTF is Stellar, Stellar Lumens, and Their Partnership with IBM?
Stellar is built on the idea of exchanging value, with the ulitmate goal of becoming the future of banking. They have some partnerships lined up!
What is the Augur prediction market? It’s got some updates coming soon!
Augur is a prediction market platform with unique betting opportunities. On July 9th they’ll be deploying to the Ethereum mainnet. We cover the essentials!
WTF is Status? A Decentralized Messenger & Browser for dApps
Beyond being a decentralized messenger, Status also functions as a browser for dApps. Learn all you can do with Status and the start of web 3.0.