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Libra, Calibra: Facebook’s Digital avada kedavra Magic Money Plan Explained

Earlier in June, Facebook announced its ambitious cryptocurrency called Libra. Libra being termed as a cryptocurrency works on the same underlying technology as other cryptocurrencies, the blockchain. Despite being a cryptocurrency, it is to be noted that Libra has a lot of distinct features that are not seen on other cryptocurrencies. Libra is a permissioned blockchain, where transactions are validated by a consortium of giant corporate companies lead by Facebook,…

Matic buy, hold or sell? We look at the fundamentals of this Coinbase Backed Project

Matic has taken the market by the storm by pumping over 500% in a few days. This project is the talk of the crypto town. While the market waits for Bitcoin to move in either direction or for major alt coins to pump, a few low Satoshi coins on Binance have started popping. Matic is one of the first and everyone on crypto Twitter to paid groups is abuzz of…

Why Bitcoin Cash? We asked one of India’s Prominent BCH Supporter Keshav Ram Narla

“You are a lot taller than you seem on your videos”, the first thing Keshav told me when I met him at a restaurant in Hyderabad. I did not know then how much of a Bitcoin Cash or rather even a Crypto Enthusiast is Keshav. He’s great at plotting charts for price action, that I knew. He told me later how much he’s into Scuba diving and it’s better to…

Ten Really Basic Questions For Cryptocurrency Newcomers Answered

Slowly and steadily exchanges are pulling the plug on INR based trading. This was expected. What I did not expect was the sheer level of FUD this can cause. The markets on Koinex went down by over 50%, we reported when it was 33% down. It appears that the underlying problem here is the lack of Crypto education or understanding. Hence, this article is aimed at answering some of the…

Opinion: Is Bitcoin Cash as Good as Bitcoin?

When I stepped into the world of cryptocurrency, the fork had already happened. A few members of the community decided to split the Bitcoin chain to make a new one – Bitcoin cash. Many naive and new investors have invested in Bitcoin Cash assuming they are buying ‘cheaper’ Bitcoin. Bitcoin cash was heavily criticised for misleading traders. Bitcoin Cash is not Bitcoin. The reason I say this has nothing to…

How Good is Your Karma, Coin?

With less than two days remaining to the massive Coindelta Karma (KRM) trading competition, one must wonder what are they really going to do with their winnings. The winnings this time is going to be in form of Karma-KRM coins. But you must know that there are only three known exchanges in the world trading KRM coins. One is Coindelta. Other two are decentralised exchanges RuDex and OpenLedger. 100 people will…

The Million Dollar Question is ‘Where Can You Get ZCO?’

Update: ZEBI (ZCO) is now live trading on Koinex at a very good premium. The issue still remains, no other exchange currently where you can buy/withdraw from. Koinex announced the listing of ZCO (Zebi) on Friday. The deposits have already started and we now await the opening bell of the token trading. Alas!, that’s not true. I haven’t deposited ZCO and I don’t want the trading to start. Why? Because…

April Fools Fever: OnePlus Launches New CryptoCurrency PeiCoin

Joining the likes of OyoRooms now is the premium-budget smartphone company OnePlus. The new cryptocurrency is called ‘PeiCoin’ and the tagline Blockchain meets never settle. Announcement: A few hours ago OnePlus pinned the announcement tweet on their twitter account. Get paid to use your phone, using our new, community-driven currency. It’s always better to mine together. https://t.co/nwRWOO71pr pic.twitter.com/wf32q8M8GO — OnePlus (@oneplus) March 30, 2018 The Project: OnePlus’s Pei Coins get the name…

OYO Smart coin (OSC) Review: Please tell us it is an April Fool Joke

I have seen the most ridiculous projects in the blockchain space, some hilarious altcoins, and honestly some scams where I burnt my own hands too. But never in my wildest dreams I imagined to read a message “Oyo is launching its own coin”. Never. For those of you who don’t know what Oyo is, let me tell you. OYO Rooms is a hospitality company founded by Ritesh Agarwal. Oyo has…

What is SIA (SC) coin?

Sia is a decentralised storage platform secured by the blockchain technology. It uses the blockchain technology to embed/store data in the cloud. The SIA platforms storage technology is based on under-utilized hard drives capacity around the world. Sia tech wants to create a data storage marketplace in which people can be more reliable and they can get the cloud services for data storage at a much cheaper rate. Sia wants to…