My Journey Into Cryptocurrency
My Journey Into Cryptocurrency

My Journey Into Cryptocurrency

I'm about a month into cryptocurrency and thought this might be a good place to write about it. It's just insight from someone new to the game.

Publish0x Removes Ethereum (ETH)

8 Jul 2021 1 minute read 4 comments Woodworth

I'm not gonna lie.  I was a little bummed when I learned that Publish0x wasn't going to be allowing tipping Ethereum (ETH) any longer.  I've been reading some articles on Publish0x that they may be seeking to add a new coin for tipping, but I'm not s...

Why You Should Accept Cryptocurrency as a Donation

25 Jun 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Woodworth

    Today the Children's Museum in Oak Lawn became, we believe, the first children's museum in the country to accept cryptocurrency for donations.  This seemed like a big step for us, but really it was probably something we should have started lookin...

Bit by Bit: Is Bitcoin Vanishing?

23 Jun 2021 2 minute read 5 comments Woodworth

Fascinating.  That's the only word that came to mind when I got into cryptocurrency and today as I am watching what is happening to Bitcoin.  I jumped into this world just a few days prior to Elon Musk stating that Tesla would no longer accept Bitcoi...

Life of Pi (Network)

18 Jun 2021 3 minute read 8 comments Woodworth

I came across the Pi Network and the claim is that you can "mine Pi from your phone."  I'm a newbie and thought I'd take a deep dive into looking up articles about Pi and trying to figure out exactly what it is, how it works, and if it is for real. ...

What I've Learned About Stellar and Ripple in Just One Month

17 Jun 2021 2 minute read 3 comments Woodworth

When I got into cryptocurrency I started with Coinbase.  What I found fun was watching a few videos on Coinbase and getting a little free crypto.  One that I earned was Stellar Lumens.  After earning a variety from their videos, I started digging dee...

A Novice's Experience with NFTs

13 Jun 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Woodworth

I first learned about NFTs as I was just exploring cryptocurrency. My brother-in-lawn has a brother (Matt Kane) who is an artist.  My brother-in-law was telling me that Matt was going to have one of his works, an NFT, listed on Sotheby's.  Now if you...

Hey, Let's Accept Cryptocurrency as a Donation!

13 Jun 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Woodworth

A few weeks ago, I had been reading about cryptocurrency and I thought, "Why isn't my nonprofit accepting this as donations?"  I dug deeper reading up on philanthropy related to cryptocurrency and came to the conclusion that I needed to learn this. ...