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24Jun 2020
bitcoin debit card South Africa

What is a bitcoin debit card? A bitcoin debit card is a regular debit card just like any other debit card in South Africa, with one main difference being that it is not issued by your bank, or funded by your bank account. The debit card is instead issued by an cryptocurrency exchange or company, […]

11Jun 2020
bitcoin crowdfunding

Crowdfunding has proven to be a great way for an individual or organization to raise money through donations from the ‘crowd’, which is usually family, friends, strangers, or and anyone who will listen to your story, and who would like to support you. Crowdfunding basically works by helping you to raising small amounts of money, […]

04Jan 2020
2020 bitcoin halving

Once again, there is a “Bitcoin Halving” in the next few months. What exactly does this mean, and why does it make many bitcoin users excited? Let us explain some information and ideas that are going around. What is the bitcoin halving? TLDR: The inflation rate of bitcoin goes down. Bitcoin transactions are grouped into […]

31Oct 2018
bitcoin birthday 2018

10 years ago today on October 31st, 2008 Satoshi Nakamoto announced the creation of Bitcoin in his technical white paper called “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” to the cryptography mailing list. 3 Months later, when the Bitcoin network launched in 2009, very few people understood its significance. Today, a decade after the white paper […]

24Oct 2018
Earn bitcoin, accept bitcoin

Are you a bitcoin enthusiast who also has their own business, and / or charge people for your products and services? As an entrepreneur and bitcoin user, allowing customers the additional payment option of bitcoin when making payment is a great way to acquire bitcoin. HODL Merchant vs a Pass though Merchant A pass through […]

12Jul 2018
ice cubed exchange south africa

iceCUBED Cryptocurrency exchange in South Africa has been making vast improvements to its trading platform over the last year, making the exchange one of, if not the most advanced cryptocurrency platform in South Africa for traders. With a focus on traders of cryptocurrency, all the improvements have been based on the suggestions by the loyal […]

15Dec 2017
Cryptocurrency users frustrated

2017 has been a bumper year for cryptocurrency, and from January to December there has been a massive surge in price, and along with it, every aspect of corresponding activity on cryptocurrency exchanges has increased dramatically. Bitcoin started the year at around $1000 and is currently around $17725, which is just over 1600% increase in […]

17Oct 2017
SegWit2x Hard Fork

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 […]