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What are smart contracts?

What are smart contracts?

One of the key advantages of the blockchain technology is that it is a decentralized system enabling direct interaction between people without the involvement of a third party. Whereas earlier a bank...
First ten years with the Bitcoin

First ten years with the Bitcoin

Birthday of the first and still main cryptocurrency is considered October 31, 2008, when Satoshi Nakamoto laid out his well-known document describing the work of the new peer-to-peer payment system. Ten years...
Methods of Exchange Analysis

Methods of Exchange Analysis

Introduction If you are reading this article you must have already heard about stock market trading and I bet you can name two or three people who made fortunes there, for example, Warren Buffet or George...
Bitcoin price forecast: still going down?

Bitcoin price forecast: still going down?

The decline in the Bitcoin price was a surprise for someone, a reason for panic for someone else, while others used it to open an extended position. Let’s take a look at the situation, as we always do — with...
BTC Price forecast — October 29

BTC Price forecast — October 29

Hello! The end of the month is getting closer, and the market continues to squeeze out impatient players. All the last week, the Bitcoin has been trading in a narrow side channel, and BTC / USD pair updated...

Blockchain Life 2018. Press release

November 7-8, St. Petersburg will host the 2nd annual international forum on blockchain, cryptocurrency and mining - Blockchain Life 2018. More detailed:...

BTC Price Forecast

It’s time to look at the market and understand what’s going on. On the night of October 24-25, we witnessed a $ 6,520 puncture on the BTC / USD pair, which could have been caused by a general fall in the...

Wednesday - time to look at the charts

BTC / USD continues sideways movement, and the situation is still uncertain. Let’s consider different timeframes. Hourly timeframe On the daily timeframe, the price is clamped in a narrow range of $ 6,580 —...

Hitecher oktober’s top stories

In October, Hitecher came across a number of fascinating subjects. We told our readers about the discovery of new enzymes accelerating chemical reactions that had been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. The...

Investing in an ICO

An ICO (Initial coin offering) is a means of raising crypto investment in a project. Losing steam lately, it is not going through its best times overall. This is due, first of all, to the crypto market’s...

Hitecher's weekly cryptomarket overview

Hello! We are also experiencing such questions like «Well, when is growth coming already?» or «When will the Bitcoin cost $ 20,000?» quite often. Such inquiries reach us with enviable regularity, but we cannot...

Weekly cryptomarket overview: the mood indicates a future growth

Hello! The past week on the market proved to be exciting. Since our latest review, the situation with the BTC / USD pair has not changed. Since Monday, trade has been conducted in a narrow range without...

Cloud Mining

Definition Cloud mining is a cryptocurrency mining mechanism without having to buy expensive equipment and build a mining farm. There are companies that allow you to create an account and participate in the...

WHAT IS A SIDECHAIN?

Along with the concept of blockchain, the essence of which we have already discussed, other terms are often used that may cause confusion for an unprepared person. One such term is «sidechain». Let’s look...

What is a Bounty Campaign?

One of the key objectives of any marketing strategy is to ensure the maximum possible distribution of the promoted product or service in the marketplace. Thus, many people will learn about the company, its...

Cryptomarket Manipulations: from Trading Bots to Conspiracy Theories

People love conspiracy theories and crypto enthusiasts are no exception either. Despite the apparent rule of reason in the hi-tech cryptocurrency world, a fair amount of conspiracy theories concerning crypto...

Blockchain-based Video Stores: Cinezen Presents a Beta Version of Its Online Cinema

The streaming video sites market continues to grow. Netflix, Amazon, Apple and other corporations are extensively working to create their own content. However, the monopolists’ classical approach to creating...

BTC course review October 17

After the sharp BTC pump associated with the USDT fall, the expected depreciation occurred. Meanwhile, the USDT is actively engaged in restoring its reputation: Director of Legal Compliance Tether Ltd....

Can TON become future Russia's WeChat?

Today, all the media headlines were about the highly promoted blockchain platform Telegram Open Network (TON) making its progress of development to 70% ready. Durov promised to initialize platform testings in...

Stages of Venture Capital Financing

It is quite common to hear that this or that startup has raised so many million dollars through a Series A or B round. In this article we will explain why the various stages of venture capital financing are...

The human beyond: augmentations - gift or curse of the future technologies?

Our body is nearly excellent. However, no one is born perfect. No one lives forever. We are not eternal creatures, and over time get old, becoming a pale shadow of ourselves. After a short period, our youth...

Bitcoin exchange rate and cryptomarket overview for the next week of October: 15-21. Game over for Tether?

Hello! Those who have a cat in the house are perfectly familiar with the situation when a pet is breaking into a closed door. So when the door is opened, he does not know what to do and is standing on the...

Lisk

Lisk description Lisk is a project that was created in 2016. It allows its users to create decentralized applications, monetize them, and form their own blockchain and tokens. In addition, users can carry out...

DigiByte

DigiByte description The project DigiByte was launched in 2014, although development on it began back in 2013. The main focus of the startup is data security and ways to achieve this. The digital assets...