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What Are Crypto Tokens?

What Are Crypto Tokens?

June Katz 5 min read
A c rypto token is a unit of value issued by a tech or crypto start-up with an intent to be a  part of the ecosystem of their technology platform or project. Tokens are supported by blockchains. They only physically exist in the form of registry entries in the said blockchain. Initially, most tokens were based on the ERC-20 protocol by Et
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Cryptocurrency Wallet Types: Pros And Cons

Cryptocurrency Wallet Types: Pros And Cons

June Katz 7 min read
In order to store crypto and increase the security level of your funds, you can use a cryptocurrency wallet. They have a higher level of protection in comparison with the crypto exchanges. In this article, you will get to know about the advantages and disadvantages of crypto wallets and get acquainted with their varieties and the most popular ex
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The Biggest Cryptocurrency Thefts in the Last 10 Years

The Biggest Cryptocurrency Thefts in the Last 10 Years

June Katz 11 min read
In this article, we will try to remember all the major cryptocurrency thefts over the past 10 years. 1. Bitstamp hack , $5.3 mln ( BTC ), January 4th, 2015 On January 4, 2015, the operational hot wallet of Bitstamp announced that it was hacked by an anonymous hacker and 19,000 Bitcoins (worth of $5 million) were lost. The initiatio
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Public And Private Keys

Public And Private Keys

June Katz 2 min read
As well as fiat, cryptocurrencies need to be stored securely. That’s what we need these keys for. In this article, we will tell you what private and public keys are and how they are used. What are private keys? A private key is a number that is encoded in different formats depending on which wallet you are using. In each format, the private
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Blockchain Consensus Algorithms and Their Varieties

Blockchain Consensus Algorithms and Their Varieties

June Katz 5 min read
This article is written for beginners who are just starting to learn the crypto world. We want to help you a little. As you might have guessed, this article will be about blockchain consensus algorithms . On the blockchain market, there are a lot of consensus algorithms allowing us to choose what is the most relevant node for signing
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