General Ramblings

General Ramblings

General thoughts and ramblings about the crypto space.


Back when Bitcoin was released into the wild, here's what was going on in the world

1 May 2021 5 minute read 0 comments SevenSamurai

Jan 3: The Bitcoin network is created as the first block of the digital currency is mined by a person or group of people using the name Satoshi Nakamoto   Jan 3: After more than a week of intense airstrikes, Israeli troops crossed the border into Ga...

Brand new COINBASE EARN for "Ampleforth Governance Token" (WITH ANSWERS)

24 Apr 2021 1 minute read 1 comment SevenSamurai

  Coinbase has introduced a new crypto earn course for Ampleforth Governance Token.  Questions and Answers: What are Ampleforth's automatic supply changes called? Rebases What two tokens give the community control over the Ampleforth Protocol? AMP an...

Earn crypto CASHBACK and 15% APY STAKING!

22 Apr 2021 2 minute read 0 comments SevenSamurai

tl;dr - Sign up here and start earning crypto cashback on purchases and 15% on staking. What is StormX? StormX is a gamified marketplace that enables users to earn STMX ERC-20 tokens anywhere, at any time. Staking: Earn 17.5% p.a. staking rewards. Th...

Peter Schiff loves DOGE

18 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments SevenSamurai

Cherry-picking data, as usual, Peter compared the growth of DOGE vs BTC. However, what he didn't state in his tweet was that he only went as far back as the start of 2021.   And this is where the disingenuous nature of his "analysis" comes it....

Eth 2.0 - Ethereum 2.0 What's it all about?

17 Apr 2021 5 minute read 0 comments SevenSamurai

Scalability, Gas Fees and the Future of ETH   Ethereum is broken! The gas fees are too high! Scalability is non-existent! If you've been following ETH you would have undoubtedly heard one of, if not all of these sentiments shared. Unfortunate...

A riveting tale of the highest highs and the lowest low...and lower

11 Apr 2021 2 minute read 0 comments SevenSamurai

Back in 2017, when spirits were astronomically high, it was the age of Bitcoin producing some ATHs, alt-coins were becoming more and more popular and ICOs were the shizzle to get into.   This young lad thought to invest in some SUB (Substratum). Th...

Welcome to Crypto, where to begin and how to NOT get got!

4 Apr 2021 7 minute read 0 comments SevenSamurai

Let us start from the beginning...   What is crypto? According to Investopedia, cryptocurrency is:   "A digital or virtual currency that is secured by cryptography, which makes it nearly impossible to counterfeit or double-spend. Many cryptocurrenci...

We don't know who Satoshi Nakamoto is and that's a very important lesson

4 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments SevenSamurai

You see it all the time, toxic tribalism, cult-like leadership worship, unfounded perma-banning, fierce downvoting, sickening echo chambers.   You see it in Youtube videos, Reddit threads and Telegram groups. It's such a bizarre mentality that I cann...

Cardano is now the most decentralised blockchain network in the world!

1 Apr 2021 3 minute read 0 comments SevenSamurai

Obligatory, no this is not an April Fools' Day joke. Now that's out the way... What is Cardano? Cardano is considered third-generation crypto and is building a proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchain network, being developed into a decentralised application...

My hardest lesson in the crypto space!

25 Mar 2021 1 minute read 2 comments SevenSamurai

This is possibly the most difficult lesson I had to learn when I first came into space roughly four years ago. Those who went through the Great Crypto Winter of 2017 (Great movie title) will know what it's like to see your portfolio drop by over 50%....