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How To Safely Buy Bitcoin

How To Safely Buy Bitcoin

If you’re new to the world of cryptocurrency, you may be readying yourself to buy your very first Bitcoin. But how can you make sure you’re doing s...
How To Recognise & Avoid Phishing Attempts

How To Recognise & Avoid Phishing Attempts

The most common way people lose access to their cryptocurrency is through phishing attacks, and unfortunately, hackers are becoming more sophistica...
How To Get Started With Crypto

How To Get Started With Crypto

Unless you’ve been living under a rock the past few years, we’re sure you’ve definitely heard of cryptocurrency and bitcoin. But with lots to learn...
A Guide to the Blockchain Technology Behind Bitcoin

A Guide to the Blockchain Technology Behind Bitcoin

As Bitcoin and blockchain continue to grow and become more user-friendly, the onus is on you to learn this evolving technology so you’re prepared f...
A Beginner's Guide on How To Use Uniswap

A Beginner's Guide on How To Use Uniswap

The vast majority of crypto trading takes place on centralised exchanges such as Coinbase and Binance. These platforms are governed by a single aut...
Bitcoin Isn’t Private, But It Can Be

Bitcoin Isn’t Private, But It Can Be

There is a common misconception that Bitcoin is a completely private form of payment, free from tracking. However, if you look a little closer, you...
What Is the Lightning Network And How Is It Changing Bitcoin

What Is the Lightning Network And How Is It Changing Bitcoin

One of the biggest criticisms about Bitcoin is that due to its 3-5 transactions per second (TPS), it’s not fast enough to support the way in which ...
Bitcoin Price Challenge  —  Month 1

Bitcoin Price Challenge  —  Month 1

Having been a bitcoiner for over 10 years, I have seen it at its lowest and highest points. It’s been quite the journey, one that feels almost full...
Why You Shouldn't Use CommBank To Buy Or Store Your Crypto

Why You Shouldn't Use CommBank To Buy Or Store Your Crypto

Last week the Commonwealth Bank announced it will become the first Australian bank to allow its customers to buy, sell and hold crypto assets from ...
Bringing DeFi To Bitcoin with Taproot

Bringing DeFi To Bitcoin with Taproot

Next month in November, a critical update called Taproot is set to overhaul the bitcoin blockchain. The last update was over 4 years ago when the S...
3 Common Misconceptions About Bitcoin

3 Common Misconceptions About Bitcoin

The recent rise in Bitcoin popularity has seen a number of media outlets reporting misinformation about cryptocurrency. If you’ve been in the marke...
Twitter Adds Bitcoin Lightning Tips

Twitter Adds Bitcoin Lightning Tips

Bullish news - Twitter users on Apple’s IOS will now be able to connect third-party tipping services to their profile, which will include the abili...