• Like most coins, HYPER is a scrypt coin. Unlike many coins, they have a SPACE MMO in the works, similar to Voidspace. Today I’m here with the developer of HYPER discussing the views and direction that HYPER is headed, with potential followup articles in the future.  1. What is HYPER? Essentially, HYPER is a low energy cryptocurrency designed for use in online games, MMOs, virtual worlds and more. The currency is currently used in Counter-Strike, Minecraft,

    HYPER: Coin Overview

    | 2014/07/09 5:47 pm
  • The Philippines, as you know is full of cryptocurrency startups and activity , such as Rebit for sending money online, to the recent partnership of Dragonpay and BuyBitcoin opening up 12,000 locations where Bitcoin can be bought. So it wasn’t long until a cryptocurrency paid tribute to the Philippines. Meet PHCoin. In the process of making this article, I have talked to many people on the PHCoin team, and they are all very excited to see

    PHCoin: Crypto for the Philippines

    | 2014/07/09 12:30 am
  • Why go with Imperial Coin (IPC) among the hundreds of coins available to choose from? Here’s what the developer of Imperial Coin had to say about it……. In the world of cryptocurrencies, so many come and go every week now. With that many, it is hard for users to sort out which ones to invest in or to use as a payment system for their business. Imperial Coin is not just any cryptocurrency, like so

    Interview with Imperialcoin Developer: Upcoming DGW3 fork!

    | 2014/07/06 11:25 pm
  • I’m here with Fran, the same person that brought you BraveNewCoin. Except this time, its not about price-indexing coins. It’s about people coming together talking about Bitcoin, and striving to making it better. 1. What is Bitcoin South? New Zealand’s first Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology conference. 2. How does one get a ticket? Just go to http://Bitcoinsouth.co and grab a discounted early bird before it runs out. We have only opened doors a couple days

    Bitcoin South Conference: Here’s what you need to know

    | 2014/07/05 10:50 pm
  • Today I’m here with ” gruve_p ” , a Groestl developer who is here to announce Groestl’s new upcoming feature: Groestlsend! On top of that, they are also announcing a switch to POW/POS to further secure the network. 1. What made you develop a new coin? Bitcoin was overtaken by ASICS. Then ASICS started to come in for Scrypt. Then there were FGPA’s for x11. We needed a ASIC free/FGPA algo. We wanted a new algo which was AES supported/accelerated. We contacted groestl on groestl.info

    Groestlcoin Interview: Groestlsend announcement!

    | 2014/07/05 5:46 pm
  • Cloud-hashing or mining, allows miners to participate in mining and supporting the blockchain but with C-Mining you get these benefits: Mining hardware is kept safe and we do the maintenance. No need to pay electricity No noise problems No cooling or space-related problems No power or network connection losses Even if your GHS are in order. You can receive mining rewards!  C-Mining is a company which provides mining power. This mining power mine different coin

    C-Mining: Cloudmining for all!

    | 2014/07/05 1:33 am
  • 1. History of Development? We started early stage testing on our system around November of 2013. During the period of November to January our company took on about five clients for our Alpha period. After a successful alpha period, we incorporated in early January as a Delaware C corporation. We then began our beta period, where we have been open to clients for services.Since then we have added 10 more clients, and continue taking on

    Cryptocurrency Analytic Company: Arbitrage

    | 2014/07/04 10:46 pm
  • About Rebit.ph (taken from their website): Rebit.ph is a service of Satoshi Citadel Industries, a Philippine-based holding company for Bitcoin-related ventures. It is our mission to further the growth of the Bitcoin network in the Philippines, by providing universal access to otherwise inaccessible financial services, enabling unencumbered participation in the internet economy regardless of the size of your bank account, and fostering innovation without permission from central authorities. Okay that’s great, but does the Philippines need a

    Rebit.ph: Sending Money has never been easier!

    | 2014/07/03 6:19 pm
  • Now, we must first know that Goalcoin is pretty much like any other coin concerning the algorithm and the fact that it’s fully PoW. Goalcoin runs on the scrypt algorithm using DigiShield and it’s fully PoW. Therefore, it can be mined indefinitely. Also, it has a max number of 2.3 million coins, and after this amount is mined, the block reward will change to .03 goalcoins.  Goalcoin is currently in it’s IPO phase which is

    Interview with GoalCoin Developer

    | 2014/07/02 2:52 am
  • Here’s a fun fact: According to LA Times, Makati City in the Philippines is the number one place in the world when it comes to selfies, ahead of New York, Miami, and Cebu City, which is also in the Philippines. With so much drive for social media, the same people over at Bitmarket.ph decided to make a sister company that combined selfies and Bitcoin to further drive adoption, Bitstars.ph 1. How did it all get

    Q&A with Bitstars.ph: Bitcoin for selfies!

    | 2014/07/01 6:28 pm
  • The Philippines, a prime market for cryptocurrency. Problem is, very few people have heard of it there. How would I know? I’m Filipino myself, and only now is the seeds of Bitcoin adoption happening. A big part of moving Bitcoin adoption forward is getting merchants to start accepting it, brick and mortar as well as online shops. That’s where bitmarket.ph comes in. 1. How did Bitmarket.Ph come about? A little background about the founders of

    Exclusive Q&A with Miguel Cuneta: Bitmarket.ph

    | 2014/07/01 5:49 pm
  • In the world of cryptocurrency, many crypto’s use POW to secure their blockchain. This requires miners. Usually miners are hot, noisy, and use a lot of electricity. That’s where cloud mining (or hashing) comes in. But from one solution comes another problem. Which cloud mining company do I go for? And that’s where MiningContracts.com comes in.  1. History of Development?    MiningContracts.com was born from the frustration that one of our team members experienced while

    Exclusive Interview with MiningContracts.com: Which one do I pick?

    | 2014/07/01 3:53 am
  • Just like BraveNewCoin  and CoinMarketCap, CoinGecko is another tool that I visit frequently when prospecting over potential coins to invest into whether that’s for a short term profit, or a long term possession. CoinGecko makes it easy for traders to manage their coins via a closed invite-only dashboard (which I’ll be looking at in a later article)that allows traders to view liquidity, exchange, prices for the current day, so on and so forth. For now they have 50+

    CoinGecko: 360 degree overview on Cryptocurrency! Exclusive Interview

    | 2014/06/30 8:11 pm
  • As more people hop on the Bitcoin/Cryptocurrency scene, many would also like to make a cryptocurrency related website, such as news, gambling, commerce, etc. The more people buy domains the more interest is fueled back into cryptocurrency and the cycle repeats. A good indicator of this is when Ryan (requested last name omitted) , the  founder over at SatoshiNames,  reported they recently sold a domain for over $1000 profit, not revenue. 1. Why do you think there will be

    Domains for Sale! Exclusive Interview with SatoshiNames.com

    | 2014/06/30 12:37 am
  • MyCoinSolution’s mission is to: Our mission is to make bitcoin widely accessible. We help our clients understand the benefits and risks associated with Bitcoin, enabling them to make the best decisions for payment processing. Regarding Adam, according to MyCoinSolution’s website,  has a background in Electrical Engineering and CS at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He has since worked for IBM leading strategic enterprise transformations. Currently, he devotes his time to making Bitcoin more widely accepted. Joseph

    Exclusive Interview with Adam Kitain: MyCoinSolution

    | 2014/06/28 2:00 am
  • A company that makes one of a kind paintings with the theme “To the Moon”? Count me in! If your interested too, then meet Bitcoin Space Art. Like a small number of other companies, they hold ALL of their earnings in Bitcoin, which I applaud. Regarding there product, here’s what they have to say taken from their website. Each piece is a one-of-a-kind homage to the world’s foremost cryptocurrency, created on 16″ x 18″ posterboard.

    Exclusive Q&A: Bitcoin Space Art

    | 2014/06/27 7:05 pm
  • BraveNewCoin is a cryptocurrency marketplace, but it goes deeper than that. For example, take a look at their price index: BraveNewCoin gathers data continuously 24/7 from international exchanges trading a wide range of leading cryptocurrencies. The BraveNewCoin Price Index (BPI) is calculated for each coin. This is the volume-weighted latest average price across all the markets for the coin. It is a nominal rate for a coin in USD dollars that makes currency conversion and

    Exclusive Q&A with BraveNewCoin: Home of Crypto

    | 2014/06/27 6:30 pm
  • If you don’t know what Cryptocard is, they are a company that develops high quality offline wallets. They make also public wallet that allow you to receive payments,and ones that allow you to just store funds, commonly known as “cold storage”.  Note these are not to be confused with Bitcoin credit cards such as a service like OKpay which allows you to basically do all transactions with Bitcoin. Supported currencies right now are listed below, with new currencies

    Exclusive Q&A with CryptoCards: Offline Wallets

    | 2014/06/25 8:32 pm
  • Bitcoinist.net sat down with a Q&A of Jan Heinicke-Clemm of Genesis Mining and BitLendingClub CEO Kiril Gantchev, to discuss their new partnership. . What is BitlendingClub? BitLendingClub is an international peer-to-peer crowd lending platform. The platform allows borrowers from all over the world to request a Bitcoin loan. Lenders compete to offer the lowest possible interest rate for the loan and once the lenders have invested enough BTC to fund 100% of the loan, then

    Q&A with GenesisMining over BitLendingClub

    | 2014/06/25 7:54 pm
  • Exclusive Q&A with Joseph Fiscella : Florincoin and Decentralized Applications If you don’t know who Joseph Fiscella is, you’re in for a treat.  Joey, as he is primarily known as, is the  core developer for Florincoin, and all the following decentralized applications that have come along with it. First we have Florincoin Q&A , which will discuss the coin, and  we will then transition over to the three decentralized applications Joey is also working on.

    Exclusive Q&A with Joseph Fiscella : Florincoin and Decentralized Applications

    | 2014/06/22 6:03 pm
  • Man my job sure is awesome. First I got to talk Chris Higgins, a major person behind Coined as well as an author for Mental Floss. Today I talk to Nikolas Gauvreau, creator of the project and Kickstarter. Taken from the Kickstarter, VoidSpace is a twitch-based MMORPG set in a sandboxed world called The Void that you can play on any modern computing device. The top-down style is similar to Escape Velocity Nova except you

    Exclusive Q&A with Voidspace: MMORPG with Dogecoin Intergration!

    | 2014/06/20 2:54 pm
  • BoostCoin has received plenty of attention last week due to people interested in the X13 algorithm. However, it was not the first coin to implement it, the creators of the X13 algorithm abandoned their coin and now, boostcoin could be a very nice replacement to that which failed. BoostCoin is a PoW/PoS with a maximum of 40 million coins including the PoS stage, though it does have a 1% premine and therefore must be dealt

    [INTERVIEW]BoostCoin and it’s X13 Algorithm

    | 2014/05/31 3:52 am
  • We had a chance to interview Tuur Demeester at the Amsterdam conference. We were really lucky because he has decided to take a break from the cryptocurrency segment for a little bit and will focus on philosophy and self knowledge. He  is  the author of the financial newsletter MacroTrends which goes to investors in the Netherlands and Belgium.  He has also co-founded two private schools in Belgium and also in the Netherlands. Bitcoinist.net As an economist, what do you

    Tuur Demeester Interview

    | 2014/05/25 6:48 pm