Crypto Thoughts
Crypto Thoughts

Crypto Thoughts

My general ideas, thoughts of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.

Why to DYOR (Do Your Own Research)

9 Feb 2020 4 minute read 0 comments lucasc

Blockchain technology is evolving constantly and there is an insane amount of money involved. Cryptocurrency projects with inconsistent whitepapers and unclear goals still manage to raise millions of dollars. It's a wild west right now, and you have...

This Day in Crypto — Feb 6 2020 — Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple

7 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments lucasc

Cryptocurrencies are generally open-source projects, so we can all take part in and monitor the ongoing development of their code! Bitcoin This breakdown on Bitcoin's GitHub page shows that 3 proposed code changes were accepted into the codebase. Th...

Crypto Wallet Showdown — Software, Hardware, Paper

6 Feb 2020 5 minute read 0 comments lucasc

The explosion of cryptocurrency has made many people very rich. It's attracting more people by day and with them comes hackers, thieves and scams. The complexity of tech underlying blockchain networks leaves people open to simple mistakes, and in sev...

Why does Bitcoin Cash (BCH) exist?

5 Feb 2020 2 minute read 6 comments lucasc

Bitcoin Cash is a fork of Bitcoin which was created during a controversial time in Bitcoin history.If you don't know what a fork is, check out my other article, "Bitcoin Forks" Adoption wa...

How Brave browser earns you money

5 Feb 2020 2 minute read 0 comments lucasc

The internet created a revolution in advertisement. No more did companies have to spend thousands on a TV commercial with the most generic content possible in order to appeal to a wide audience. Instead, we now have a powerful connection with individ...

Bitcoin Forks

3 Feb 2020 1 minute read 3 comments lucasc

Bitcoin is an open-source project. This means anyone can look at the code which makes up Bitcoin's network, modify it, publish their changes, and even start up their very own network with those changes active. That's what a fork is. When Satoshi Naka...

How to stake your TrezarCoin (and withdraw from coinkit/graviex)

3 Feb 2020 2 minute read 0 comments lucasc

TrezarCoin is a hybrid proof-of-work / proof-of-stake cryptocurrency. Like Bitcoin, you can mine TZC (TrezarCoin), earning coin with your computation power. You can also stake it in your wallet, which is a much lighter task than mining and yields you...

Why Bitcoin?

2 Feb 2020 2 minute read 2 comments lucasc

Many people are getting into the cryptocurrency game with Bitcoin and other popular altcoins. There are a lot of new users who see the potential but don't understand the real benefits of using cryptocurrency. I'm worried some of these newer users ma...