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The Importance of Decentralization

The Importance of Decentralization

We see decentralized cryptos all over the place, but what makes decentralization so important to the crypto world? Let's take a closer look at the meaning of decentralization and how it applies to blockchain technologies.


Ethereum 2.0 Explained

8 May 2021 3 minute read 6 comments Gongo

Ethereum, or ETH, is the second largest crypto by market cap.  It functions on a decentralized software platform where smart contracts and decentralized apps, or DApps, can easily be built.  As of writing this article, there are thousands of DApps t...

Crypto Wallets - Hot vs Cold

8 May 2021 4 minute read 2 comments Gongo

Congratulations!  You purchased your crypto and it's just sitting in your exchange wallet (ie Coinbase or Binance).  You are excited watching your investment increase in value all throughout the day.  Then, you read an article saying that you need t...

Crypto & Millennials

7 May 2021 3 minute read 2 comments Gongo

Millennials are the demographic cohort using the early 1980s as the birth years through the mid-1990s to early 2000s being the ending birth years.  This means that at the time of writing this article, millennials vary in ages between 25 and 40, as 1...

PancakeSwap - A Closer Look

3 May 2021 2 minute read 5 comments Gongo

Do you love some warm pancakes with syrup drizzled over them?  Do you love crypto?  PancakeSwap might be the right place for you!  PancakeSwap has been bustling with business lately with the hyped up, new DeFi tokens coming into the crypto market. ...

A Closer Look at Smart Contracts

3 May 2021 2 minute read 4 comments Gongo

You know about Ethereum and how it differs from Bitcoin if you've read my previous article here.  I spoke about Smart Contracts just a tad in that post, but never really dove into the topic.  Today's the day where I do that!I am not sponsored by any...

Building the Future with Crypto

29 Apr 2021 2 minute read 1 comment Gongo

Cryptocurrencies have been long sought-after and debated, but finally people are beginning to realize the true benefits that they already have and potentially could have for the future of finance.  We aren't living in a realm where die-hard traders...

China - Crypto Mining Domination & Downfall

27 Apr 2021 4 minute read 17 comments Gongo

We are in the middle of a crypto mining gold rush, comparable to the actual California Gold Rush back in the mid-1800s.  We aren't digging into the earth anymore to find this gold anymore though.  This new gold, called cryptocurrency, is found throu...

Top 3 Reasons for a Crypto Wallet!

26 Apr 2021 3 minute read 8 comments Gongo

You've seen the countless advertisements saying you can get free crypto if you sign up for a cryptocurrency exchange account.  You jumped on board and went through the verification steps.  You took a few quizzes, passed some tests, and now you own y...

What Does Decentralization Mean to You?

25 Apr 2021 2 minute read 4 comments Gongo

Decentralization is, amongst many others, one of the main reasons why crypto peaks the interest of the everyday traders and consumers.  The idea that truly owning your currency is something that shouldn't be passed up.  Generally, big banks and gove...

How Media Drives Crypto

17 Apr 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Gongo

Over 80% of Americans consume their news through their smartphones on news websites and social media platforms.  Given that crypto is on every major news outlet now and every social media platform, it's safe to say that media outlets have an influen...