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Why is bitcoin a market leader

22 Jan 2024 1 minute read 2 comments CryptoEnthusiast

Bitcoin has historically held a leading position in the cryptocurrency market, primarily due to its status as the first cryptocurrency and the pioneering role it played since its inception in 2009. Bitcoin's early entry into the market provided it wi...

Generating seed words in python

21 Dec 2023 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoEnthusiast

So, we all know how we need to keep our Bitcoin stash safe, right? Well, one way to do that is with seed words. These are the key to your crypto vault, and you can use them to get secure access. What could be even more secure than seedwords though? H...

Accessing your BTC wallet in Python

21 Nov 2023 2 minute read 3 comments CryptoEnthusiast

A majority of the time if you want to access a BTC wallet you have to use apps or websites developed by others. Of course 9 times out of 10 these sites/apps are very reliable and trustworthy but there's always an inherent risk in using things where y...

How to keep your seed phrase secure

14 Nov 2023 2 minute read 7 comments CryptoEnthusiast

We are used to being told we need to keep our crypto secure. Metal stamp your seed word, split your seed word on 3 different bits of paper, laminate them, put each one in a safe and bury each safe 100 miles apart, memorize it and don't write it anywh...

Energy consumption doesn’t equal high carbon footprint

3 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoEnthusiast

Theres so much FUD gong around about energy consumption of PoW coins (namely BTC) and their carbon footprints and whatnot but people dont seem to be appreciating the fact they are two different things... Energy consumption = energy consumed Carbon fo...

Satoshi Nakamoto was smart for disappearing after creating Bitcoin

16 May 2021 1 minute read 3 comments CryptoEnthusiast

Satoshi Nakamoto, author of the BTC Whitepaper and creator of Bitcoin disappeared in 2010. Leading up to the disappearance he collaborated with other developers to ensure Bitcoins success. Given the significance of what he had been created and the po...

Bitcoins Falling Market Dominance

12 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoEnthusiast

BTC dominance is currently at 43% That makes sense considering weve just had a strong run and its currently alt season. That said, considering how bullish BTC has been recently its low dominance isnt indicative of it weakening but rather more indica...

The beginners guide to security and scams

22 Apr 2021 4 minute read 6 comments CryptoEnthusiast

For the sake of simplicity I'm only going to cover stuff that involves a scammer receiving your crypto through unjust means. I won't talk about ponzis here but if someone wants to cover that in the comments feel free :)  This is also super condensed,...

How high can bitcoin go?

7 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoEnthusiast

How high can Bitcoin go?We’ve seen all the predictions, ranging from $100,000 to $600,000 for this bull run but realistically how high can bitcoin go? What gives bitcoin its value?Bitcoins value is derived from its scarcity, reputation and utility. T...

The 'real' Bitcoin

2 Feb 2021 2 minute read 0 comments CryptoEnthusiast

The real Bitcoin There is a lot of debate around whether BCH or BTC is the real bitcoin so following on from my last article on blocksize I will be exploring the current bitcoin forks. The first thing to note is neither BTC or BCH are the ‘original’...