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How to Invest in Marijuana Stocks Now that California, the most populous state in the United States, has legalized the recreational use of marijuana, pot is legally sold along the entire west coast of North America. In 2017, sales of legal marijuana in the U.S. went up by…

What Is NEO Coin? NEO coin is the native currency of the blockchain platform NEO. It was the first decentralized, open-source cryptocurrency and blockchain platform launched in China. NEO uses blockchain technology to automate the management of digital assets using smart contracts, à la Ethereum. Not surprisingly, it is often referred…

What Is Mining? Mining is to the blockchain what prospecting is to gold. It is the process of extracting cryptocurrency from the network. Miners, the people who do the mining, devote time, computer space, and energy to solve complex problems and find transactions on the network that have…

Bithumb Exchange Review Recently, the cryptocurrency ecosystem has been is abuzz about one exchange, Bithumb. In this Bithumb exchange review, we’ll explain topics like what is Bithumb, how to use Bithumb, and how to withdraw money from Bithumb. But first, let’s start with a brief Bithumb wiki. Bithumb…

Gemini Exchange Review In this Gemini exchange review, we’ll give you a brief Gemini exchange history before we tackle frequently asked questions like "Does Gemini accept credit cards?" and "Is Gemini safe?" Gemini Exchange History Remember when the Winklevoss twins sued Facebook Inc’s Mark Zuckerberg and won $65.0…

What Is NEO Cryptocurrency? NEO is a relatively new cryptocurrency, but one should not dismiss it as the new kid on the block (chain). NEO coin is regarded among industry gurus as China’s response to Ethereum. In this review, we’ll discuss everything from how NEO coin works to…

Buying Bitcoin Having been in the news almost every single day this year and last, one would have thought that the curiosity surrounding the pioneering cryptocurrency Bitcoin would have died down by now. However, going by the questions that keep flooding in, the craze is still on. Take…

What Is NEO Coin and What Is GAS? NEO coin is one of the top-performing cryptocurrencies, having shot up a whopping 49000% from a paltry $0.15 in January 2017 to $79.00 in December 2017. Often referred to as "China’s Ethereum," NEO also has another crypto token, GAS. People…

What Is Petro (PTR) Cryptocurrency? Petro (PTR) is the latest coin to join the cryptocurrency bandwagon. It’s the world’s first sovereign cryptocurrency as it will be produced and controlled by the Venezuelan government. Though it was announced in December 2017, it was officially launched on February 20, 2018. “Petro…

What Is Petro Cryptocurrency? Petro (PTR) is the latest coin to join the cryptocurrency bandwagon. It’s the world’s first sovereign cryptocurrency as it will be produced and controlled by the Venezuelan government. Though it was announced in December 2017, it was officially launched on February 20, 2018. “Petro is…

What Is Robinhood Crypto Exchange? Robinhood Crypto exchange is a new digital coin platform where one can invest and trade in cryptocurrencies using a mobile app. When it launched in 2013, Robinhood only catered to conventional securities, like ETFs or stocks. But recently (February 2018), the company added Robinhood…

What Is NEO Cryptocurrency? The apt way to answer the question "What is NEO cryptocurrency (NEO coin)?" is to call it a hybrid blockchain cryptocurrency. Unlike Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH), which rely on the proof-of-work consensus algorithm, NEO coin (NEO) uses a delegated Byzantine Fault Tolerance (dBFT)…

Coinone Exchange Review  Coinone was founded in 2014 as a Bitcoin-only exchange but has since added eight other cryptocurrencies to its portfolio. Today, Coinone is the third-largest Korean cryptocurrency exchange. In January this year, Coinone opened a physical cryptocurrency exchange—Coinone Blocks—which is essentially "the world’s first blockchain 4D zone."…

Bitfinex Exchange Review  Bitfinex is a popular cryptocurrency agency based out of Hong Kong and one of the leading exchanges for Bitcoin trading. The exchange facilitates the trading of around 35 altcoins. While the overall daily trading volume of Bitfinex exceeds $1.0 billion, its Bitcoin volume alone has…

Binance Exchange: Things to Know Among all the Chinese cryptocurrency exchanges, Binance is the most popular. There are many reasons for the exchange's growing popularity. Trading Pairs: The exchange has over 260 crypto-to-crypto trading pairs. Low Transaction Fees: Though the company charges a 0.1% fee for each transaction.…