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Virtual currencies in South Africa

Cryptocurrency has attracted mainstream attention in 2017, which has resulted in significant growth in trade volumes and token values.  In 2017 the South African Reserve Bank (Sarb) had started testing a number of…

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Top 5 virtual currencies globally

1) Bitcoin  Having the first-mover advantage, Bitcoin is the world’s first peer-to-peer decentralised digital currency. It’s now not only the most recognised and known cryptocurrency, but also the only digital currency that’s…

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History of bitcoin

Bitcoins aren’t printed, like dollars or euros they’re produced by computers all around the world, using free software. The system enables payments to be sent between users without passing through a central…

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Growth potential of bitcoin

Bitcoin was an invention in the beginning that was questionable if it would survive. It has now been replaced by the question of the extent of its evolution and adoption. Industry sceptics raised concerns…

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Getting started with bitcoin

Here’s a quick guide helps you get started.  Step 1: Create a Bitcoin Wallet  A Bitcoin wallet allows you to start buying Bitcoin right away. But before you open an account…

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Bitcoin – US real estate market is all in

Investors have been drawn like moths to a flame for the real estate market in South Florida specifically those from Latin America Venezuela, Brazil and Argentina.  And Bitcoin, is their preferred currency and alternative payment…

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Bitcoin mining – the myths

When it comes to Bitcoin which is still very much experimental bitcoin is ripe with misunderstanding. For bitcoin to reach its full potential, this knowledge gap needs to be bridged so…

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Bitcoin market value outlook 2018 

There has been a chorus of people like analysts, economists and figures predicting big price rises for bitcoin.  One such is a United States analyst who correctly predicted the cryptocurrency’s rally at…