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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,...

Should you own BCH AND BTC?

6 Apr 2021 2 minute read 0 comments CryptoEnthusiast

You’d be a fool to not own BCH. I am not joking. You’d also be a fool to not own BTC. You’d be the biggest fool to be a maxi either way. I’m not going to dispute the usability of either coin, BCH undeniably works better. My issue is max is arguing so...

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’...

The Blocksize debate

28 Jan 2021 1 minute read 1 comment CryptoEnthusiast

The Bitcoin blocksize debate A lot of people new to cryptocurrency question the transaction speed/fees and the simple answer to that is they are due to the blocksize. So before we get to the debate, lets just consider what this blocksize business is...