All posts by: francois

About francois

I am a bitcoin enthusiast based in Cape Town South Africa.

What is the SegWit2x hard fork? This is the highly controversial split of the bitcoin blockchain that miners are wanting to implement. Bitcoin miners will begin running the SegWit2x version of bitcoin which will increase the block size to 2MB, and the block weight to 8MB. This will cause the bitcoin blockchain to be split […]

Every few months you hear of another bitcoin exchange that has been hacked somewhere in the world. There are more and more exchanges, and that means there are a growing number of targets for hackers. Hackers know that exchanges are mostly honey-pots, filled with private user information, and more importantly bitcoin that can be virtually […]

Are you earning bitcoin? This is how to make money earning a passive income with the Ice Cubed exchange affiliate program. Affiliate programs are a great way to make passive income if you run or are involved in a website, or if you are active on social media, and have lots of followers and fans. […]

  Buy a Ledger Nano S cryptocurrency wallet The Ledger Nano S is a Bitcoin, Ethereum and Altcoins hardware wallet that connects to any computer (USB). The wallet has a OLED display and two buttons that allow the user to easily confirm transactions. The Ledger Nano S is the successor to the original Ledger Nano […]

The price of bitcoin has been rising steadily over the years, and as it becomes more mainstream, more and more people are eager to invest in the technology.  Long term investors in bitcoin have really benefited from the price increases, and going forward, the future looks very bright. (If you want to buy bitcoin, please […]

How to buy bitcoins from other users near you, using Localbitcoins. People like to use localbitcoins because their system makes sure that the sellers get paid, and the buyers get their bitcoin. Their system works well, and if you follow all the normal steps, everyone is happy and the process goes through smoothly. Localbitcoins will […]

In a follow up to our post with step-by-step instructions on how to buy bitcoin with a credit card using the bitcoin exchange CEX.IO, this post is to show you how you can earn a little extra cash from them using their bitcoin affiliate program. The exchange has recently launched an affiliate program, allowing their […]