mduchow | Publish0x


21 y/o Econ major at the University of Northwestern, Chicago; Elliotician; Crypto Enthusiast; Blockchain advocate; Suspect of all things centralized

Joined January 2020 295 Followers


Bitcoin state of the market 2/22/20

4 days ago 3 minute read mduchow

Sentiment: Bearish As the Bears struggle to capitalize on their big move to the downside, the Bulls are quietly staging a comeback. There has been no re-entry into the Channel nor has there been an attempt on the 20 DMA.  Normally, you’d think that t...

Peter Thiel Powers Up Layer1 In Western Texas And Plans To Make It The Largest Farm In The Country

5 days ago 1 minute read mduchow

Peter Thiel turned on the green light yesterday for his newest investment Layer1 to flip on the rigs and begin mining, just four months after announcing it. The facility features state of the art equipment including liquid cooling units to combat th...

The Hidden Network: A Story of Drugs, Extortion, and Bitcoin Part 1

6 days ago 29 minute read mduchow

"How do you eat an Elephant? You nibble at it, nibble at it, just use a lot of little bites" explained Special Agent Jared Der- Yeghiayan at the FIC 2019 conference in France last year. He was describing how he helped in infiltrating the online marke...

Did A Silk Road Bitcoin Dump Crash The Market Today?

6 days ago 1 minute read mduchow

On Tuesday February 18th, the US marshalls hosted an auction for just over 4000 BTC which seems to have found its way to the market today with a significant sell order.    3:00PM-4:00PM   Dirty Money Sell Offs This wouldn't be the first time an FB...

Mining tax follow-up: Will BCH split?

1 week ago 3 minute read mduchow

Bitcoin cash developers still find themselves under crossfire in no man’s land in the midst of furthering a forceful mining tax. This comes after Bitcoin ABC published that they would be including it within their next update, regardless of backlash f...

Ignore what they say, but watch what they do: Bitcoin goes from "based on thin air" to a threat in just 7 months

1 week ago 3 minute read mduchow

The last two months have shown a major shift in tone when it comes to the digital currency space. It wasn't too long ago, just back in July, when stock traders had declared Donald Trump as the killer of Bitcoin after he moronically tweeted out claimi...

DeFi platforms offer impressive interest packages, but are they worth the risk?

2 weeks ago 6 minute read mduchow

Lending platforms in DeFi have began to offer impressive interest rates that are far superior over traditional financial products, which has resulted in an explosion in growth of people entering this space. But if you've been in this space long enoug...

Weiss ratings agency upgrades BTC and ETH to an A- or "Excellent" investment rating

2 weeks ago 5 minute read mduchow

Weiss ratings industry opened in 1971, primarily rating Indices and Securities. However, in 2018 they expanded into the digital asset markets and began to apply their unique ratings method against Cryptocurrencies. As with any establishment financial...

Residential miner review: Mine Crypto at home without having to buy an expensive ASIC miner! (Potentially?)

3 weeks ago 5 minute read mduchow

This is a review of arguably the most popular and widley known Cryptocurrency residential miners, the Coinmine ONE and the Apollo Scrypt Miner! For this review I have tried and tested both devices and this will be a full breakdown of both devices to...

So you want to mine?

3 weeks ago 10 minute read mduchow

 2019 and now the beginning of 2020 has been an exciting time for Cryptocurrency. This past year has reminded me so much of the gold rush experience that was 2017 and with it starts a new renaissance with onboarding investors entering the space. Undo...