Why I did invest on ripple?

When I started my journey on cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin, I played with it and I tried to transfer to an exchange. My first transfer to an exchange is a $10 worth of bitcoin. I used that bitcoin to buy a Ripple at price of $0.30. So my first alt coin is ripple. I chose to […]

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Bitcoin acceptance in the Philippines

I was walking in Aseana in front of DFA office back in mid October 2017 when I accidentally saw this money changer and travel agency (GWI Travel). They’re also the owner of www.bexpress.ph, a Philippine based Bitcoin exchange. What caught my attention was, the Bitcoin logo. It was the first business establishment I saw here […]

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Bitcoin Talk

Since I started to learn about Bitcoin and the technology behind it which is the blockchain, I have been evangelizing its value and importance to the economy and innovation. I’ve even changed my thesis to a blockchain related topic. Yesterday, Nov 30, it was holiday in Philippines and I had an opportunity to spread Bitcoin’s […]

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Investing on cryptocurrencies and bitcoin (part2)

Since I have seen lot of inquiries from facebook, office and in my community, I posted this follow-up article of this post investing on cryptos for beginners.┬áPeople asks these common questions: “how can I buy bitcoin?, how can I have alt coins(ethereum, ripple or litecoin)? where will I start with investing on bitcoin?” Well, there […]

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Bitcoin’s true value

Or should I say “cryptocurrency’s true value”? I am posting this amidst the fall of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin is down to $3,500 from the $4,900 high. The main cause for this are, first China bans ICO which holds big deposits of bitcoin, ether and other cryprocurrencies, then it was also published in a […]

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What will happen on Aug 01 Bitcoin segwit?

What is segwit? Segwit is an architectural change the way bitcoin transactions are constructed. Signature(witness) will be separated from the transaction that is why it is called segwit. The effect of segwit will solve long standing serious problems and issues simultaneously within bitcoin architecture like: transaction malleability, calculate signatures in different way, it will allow […]

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Smart Contracts and Smart Property

“Money is not the only valuable thing that we can put into a blockchain.” Smart Property As per Satoshi Nakamoto years before bitcoin, his design of blockchain could be forked to be compatible with variety of transaction types. These transactions could be: bonded contracts, escrow transactions, procurement, public records, vehicle registration, land titles, patents, crowdfunding […]

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What is Cryptocurrency mining?

image source: bitcoinmining.com Mining is the process of generating new digital currency or coins in the supply. How coins were generated? Coins were minted after creation of new block at fixed and diminishing rate. For example with Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto programmed generation of new coins with mathematical computations. Every 210,000 blocks, which is approximately 4 […]

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Wallets and Addresses

If you want to own a bitcoin or other cryptocurrency, you definitely need a wallet. Since cryptocurrency is a form of digital currency, the container that will hold it is also in digital form. Each cryptocurrency implements its own wallet. A wallet is a container of addresses and keys. It is like a database of […]

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