How are Hard Forks and Other Forks Created?

In general, any update to a coin’s software (at least for those that are democratically controlled like Bitcoin) requires some form of consensus. Creating a fork that updates the existing software that everyone is currently using requires majority support (consensus) from coin holders (more technically “nodes”) connected to the coin’s network. Those nodes have to…

How Cryptocurrency can help Africa

When you mention Africa in the international stage, many pictures come to mind; poverty, hunger, instability, and then the creative industry.  Africa is one of those regions in the world with populations that face dismal circumstances. These countries do not possess high-quality prospects for the future, much less a level financial playing field. The countries…

How To Avoid Falling For Bitcoin Scams

With Bitcoin price increasing over the years and reaching billions of dollars in market capitalization, all kinds of people see its value and appeal. This brings out both the good and bad in human nature. Unfortunately, with the bad come the scammers. The bottom line is scammers also want to profit somehow from Bitcoin, but through nefarious means. This typically…

The Complete Guide to Buying Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in Nigeria(must read)

Buying bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies could be a tart tedious process especially for newbies. In this guide we explain the complete process of buying cryptocurrencies online, storing, selling, transferring and any other stuff you can do with your money. Don’t forget, your bitcoin or any other cryptocurrencies you hold is money. Just like the Dollar…