Bitcoin was launched in 2009 as the world’s first cryptocurrency. Today, there are over 2,000 unique cryptocurrencies, as identified and tracked by the experts at Investing.com; and that number is up from 1,658 that the company identified as recently as this past spring. Related: Should You Invest in Bitcoin (or Any Other Cryptocurrency)? Of course, such incredible growth is ripe […]

Travel is one thing you will always find in most ‘to do’ lists today. Thanks to well-crafted tourism campaigns, blogs on how ‘work–life balance’ is key to a good life, which often catches our eye and of course, the peer-pressure augmented through cute and wonderful ‘travel’ pics posted so very frequently across social media, constantly […]

Amid RBI ring-fencing attitude and Government’s silence on the legality of virtual currency (VC), earlier this week, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the country – Zebpay has closed its shops.  Last evening post 4 PM, Zebpay decided to cancel all unexecuted crypto-to-crypto orders and credit user coins/tokens back to its wallet. In a company statement, […]

Popular crypto exchange Zebpay has announced that it is going down under. The exchange announced in-country AUD support on Twitter today. It joins exchanges like Coinbase and CoinCorner in supporting the continent. Zebpay added Euro to their offering in December 2018 and has been quickly adding markets in 2019. The company was left in a lurch during the September 2018 Indian crypto ban but has […]

About 10 years ago, in January 2009, Satoshi Nakamoto, a computer programmer that has to still reveal his true identity, had invented a peer-to-peer electronic cash system, something that was soon going to be popularly known as ‘Bitcoin’. This happened in the wake of the 2007-2008 financial crisis, an economic event that shed multi-trillion dollars […]

Cryptocurrency is just like any other asset class when tax season comes around. Unfortunately, cryptocurrency taxes appear so complex that few people file them. Others see cryptocurrency as a means to move money illegally – which means avoiding cryptocurrency taxes entirely. As cryptocurrency becomes more mainstream and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) shifts its focus […]

HoneyMiner, a desktop-based crypto mining application, has released a new version for MacOS users. HoneyMiner, which launched in July 2018, accesses your CPU or GPU and uses it to mine various cryptos. A central server points the connected machines at a certain target like ethereum, ethereum classic, zcash, monero and other GPU-friendly currencies. “We have over 1,400 […]