Bitcoin Blog Articles

ASIC Mining vs Cryptocurrency Project Teams: A Game of Cat and Mouse

04/27/2018 Mark A. Cenicola
Are you wondering whether to simply purchase Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and the many mineable crypto currencies or get involved in a mining operation? From old school CPU and GPU mining to companies that built mining specific machines, the choice of options can be overwhelming.

ForkDelta - The Minor Leagues for Crypto Scouts

11/23/2017 Mark A. Cenicola
ForkDelta is a great place to find up and coming cryptocurrencies before they are well known within the cryptocurrency community. It’s like the minor leagues - the first place ERC20 tokens go to trade before they get picked up by the bigger (and centralized) exchanges.

Bitcoin/Litecoin/Ethereum are not Money, They're Better

09/19/2017 Mark A. Cenicola
Crypto assets are at the inflection point where the Internet was in the mid to late 1990’s. It's important to understand the potential of blockchain technology and its benefit to the future economy.

The Case for Bitcoin $10,000...err...$1+ Million!

05/25/2017 Mark A. Cenicola
Every time the price of Bitcoin rises fast, the media is all over it. Once again, it's time for me to speculate about the price per bitcoin come 2040.

Bitcoin Adoption Catching up to Speculation

01/23/2014 Mark A. Cenicola
Bitcoin adoption in the real world is catching up to the speculative hype it received in late 2013. Once that happens, the cycle will repeat.

The Future of Digital Currencies

12/11/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
Panel session from LeWeb 2013 in Paris discusses the future of Bitcoin and other math based currencies.

A Quick look to 2040 and Bitcoin's Market Valuation; Could it equal the size of the current U.S. GDP?

11/27/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
With the surge in Bitcoin in relation to fiat currency (Euro, USD, Yuan, etc.) over the last several weeks, I decided to take a look at what each coin would need to be worth to equal the U.S. GDP from 2012.

Bitcoin is NOT Fee-Less, but WAY More Reasonable than Traditional Options

05/27/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
On the official Bitcoin Forum, a tread on one of the mining pools I use, turned to a discussion about Bitcoin mining fees. Contrary to what many in the mainstream media believe, transaction fees are incurred when transferring Bitcoin.

Bitcoin Mining on a PowerMac G5 (PowerPC/PPC)

04/26/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
PowerMac G5 Small
After CPU, but before GPU mining was obsolete I was curious to know whether and old PowerMac G5 could be used to mine Bitcoin. Turns out that I was successful!

What Bitcoin is and How it Works

04/10/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
Bitcoin is a new digital currency that's been getting a lot of press lately due to it's significant rise in value. Find out what Bitcoin is in the embedded video.

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