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 […]

Bring up cryptocurrency today, and you are likely to hear that the crypto market is down. People have finally realized that cryptocurrency has no real value — or so the argument goes. Without going into the tenuous value of other assets, the fact that crypto isn’t backed by anything is not the real reason for today’s […]

Bitcoin is a new currency that was created in 2009 by an unknown person using the alias Satoshi Nakamoto. Transactions are made with no middle men – meaning, no banks! Bitcoin can be used to book hotels on Expedia, shop for furniture on Overstock and buy Xbox games. But much of the hype is about getting rich […]