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What is an NFT? And 5 Other Questions About NFTs - Answered!

Everyone in the cryptocurrency space is talking about them - NFTs. But what exactly is an NFT, and why should you care? We got you covered, answering 6 questions about non-fungible tokens! Before we even get st...
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Bank of England Considering ‘Britcoin', a Digital Pound

There have been whispers of the Bank of England adopting digital currency for some time. Now, according to The Daily Mail, a task force of Treasury and Bank officials are said to report back to Chancellor Rishi Sunak on the merits of the Central Bank Digital Currency before the year is out.  Dubbed ‘Britcoin’, the digital currency is expected to be a direct digital equivalent of the Pound Sterling. Benefits being tou.
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The Hijacking of Bitcoin’s ‘Decentralisation’
‘Decentralisation’ is perhaps the most common buzzword associated with blockchai...
Bitcoin: Plugging the Holes in the Legacy Financial System
Education has played a pivotal role in Bitstocks’ value proposition to clients, ...
Bitcoin SV Genesis Upgrade - Sooner Than You Thought?
On November the 7th, Bitcoin SV lead developer, Daniel Connolly, joined Bitstock...
Bitcoin and Owning Your Personal Data (and Place in the Universe)
On 29 October 2019, Jon Southurst from the Bitcoin SV Train sat down with Michae...
Myth Busting: Is Bitcoin a Haven for Criminals?
One of the most common themes in traditional media’s reporting on Bitcoin is tha...
Perspective on Bitcoin’s Value Amidst Crypto Winter
‍ “Back into the $20,000 price range by the end of 2018”, rang the predictions b...
The Difference Between Digital Currency & Crypto, the Bitcoin Standard
In the period running up to Bitcoin’s tenth birthday, reports of the mainstream ...
Bitcoin Price: How is it Determined and Why is it So Volatile?
Over the course of Bitcoin's existence, the market price of the bitcoin token ha...
How Bitcoin Grants You Financial Sovereignty
Despite the 2018 cryptocurrency bear market, bitcoin trading volumes are close t...
Bitcoin Market News: Why The Current Price Doesn’t Matter
As the City of London’s first cryptocurrency market advisory and investment firm...
Blockchain Smart Contracts Explained
Speaking at the 2017 Consensus blockchain technology summit, Dan Larimer (creato...
5 Steps to Secure Your Bitcoin
While Bitcoin offers us unprecedented control over our finances, it comes with a...
How Secure is Bitcoin? And Other FAQ’s
Bitcoin’s massive growth, despite a few minor setbacks along the way, has lead t...
Using Brawn and Bitcoin to Support Hurricane Victims
Since the beginning of Bitstocks, it has always been a long-term objective of th...
Would Bitcoin Survive an EMP Attack? [EXPERT OPINION]
If your recent dinner party conversations have been any similar to mine, I bet a...
Bitcoin Investment — the Difference Between Price and Value
“What is Bitcoin’s value?” my peers will ask. “Well today’s price is x,” I will ...
Why Ethereum Won't Trump Bitcoin
Ethereum seems to be the cryptocurrency everyone is talking about at the moment....
My Personal Bitcoin Story: A South African Perspective
This is a narrative from Vee Tardrew, Copy Editor for Bitstocks, reflecting on h...
Can Bitcoin Solve the World’s Problems and Make it a Better Place?
  The world faces many problems today. Significant problems. We’re concerned abo...