Crypto Basics

All you need to know about the basics of cryptocurrency in one place. Learn how Bitcoin, blockchain and altcoins work, how to actually use them, and why it matters to you.
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Metaverse
Pokémon Go Developer to Build Metaverse Valued at $9...
Coatue just invested $300 million in Niantic's "real-world metaverse." Read more!
By Sarah Ahmed
17 hours ago
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Sold For $2.4 Million; How Metaverse Real Estate Is ...
A plot in Decentraland has been sold for $2.4 million! Does that make virtual properties as valuable as real-world properties? Learn more!
By Sarah Ahmed
1 day ago
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It's Thanksgiving! 8 Crypto Things We're Thankful for!
2021 will go down in the history books as a seismic moment for the crypto industry. Here are eight things that are worth celebrating.
By Connor Sephton
2 days ago
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The Return of Mt. Gox: An Update
A condensed history of crypto’s most famous hack — including the legal battle, creditor compensation details and the lasting implications.
By Colin Adams
2 days ago
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After Defeat, Crypto Lobbying Enters High Gear
With highly-debated infrastructure bill now signed into law, what's next for crypto lobbying in Washington?
By Andrew Pasquier
2 days ago
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Shiba Inu Timeline and Price History: What Could You...
A complete overview of Shiba Inu (SHIB) price history and meme-filled timeline, from Elon Musk tweeting about the memecoin to the Dogecoin "flippening" — where SHIB briefly overtook the OG.
By Will Kendall
3 days ago
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'Interest Rate Faction' and 'Inflation Faction' Cont...
“Interest Rate Faction” and “Inflation Faction” Contest: Weekly Market Review From TokenInsight
By TokenInsight
3 days ago
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How THORChain Trading Impacts the Price of $RUNE: Fl...
Analyzing trading patterns on THORChain, including the peak trading hours and the relationship between trading volume and RUNE price, with some help from Flipside’s community of analysts.
By Brendan Murray
3 days ago
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Poly Network Hack - The Largest (Confirmed) Crypto H...
The story of the most bizarre crypto hack where the hacker's only motive was to improve the network security and keep the investors safe. Read more!
By Sarah Ahmed
3 days ago
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Africrypt Hack - One of the Biggest Crypto Hacks in ...
A tale of two teenagers who fled with $3.6 billion and never got caught. How did it happen? Read more to find out!
By Sarah Ahmed
4 days ago
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Nike Launches Its Own Metaverse "NIKELAND" on Roblox
Sportswear giant Nike Inc. set its foot into the metaverse by launching NIKELAND on the video game platform, Roblox.
By Aden Batool
4 days ago
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BitGrail Hack - One of the Largest Crypto Hacks in H...
Was the BitGrail hack a mishap or a preplanned exit scam? How to prevent your assets from such crypto hacks and scams? Read more to find out!
By Sarah Ahmed
1 week ago
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Best Aave Data Dashboards on Nov. 16: Liquidations, ...
Flipside Crypto: Aave data dashboards have arrived. Discover more about the biggest liquidations and liquidators on the DeFi platform.
By Brendan Murray
1 week ago
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Shaping the Future: Buying Real Estate in the Metave...
As the concept of the metaverse is taking the world by storm, how does buying real estate with cryptocurrencies sound? Read more to find out!
By Sarah Ahmed
1 week ago
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Forex vs Crypto Trading: Which One Is More Profitable?
With more and more investors switching to the crypto market every day, this article analyzes the benefits offered by both the markets along with the risks involved. Read more!
By Sana Ali
1 week ago
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High Inflation Fear Triggers a New High in the Crypt...
TokenInsight takes a look this week at what is going on in the crypto markets.
By TokenInsight
1 week ago
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Altcoins
ETH vs WETH: What's the Difference?
What's the purpose of WETH? Is there a difference between Ethereum and its wrapped version? Read more to find out!
By Avyan
2 weeks ago
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These Tokens Went Berserk and It Didn’t End Well
Here’s what happened when we took a look at the top 10 tokens by their relative change in trading volume in the last week.
By Daniel Phillips
2 weeks ago
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