Proof of Work vs Proof of Stake

Cryptocurrency — Proof of Work vs Proof of Stake

Starting out in the Crypto-verse, the number of complicated definitions can be overwhelming. This article is a comprehensive beginner’s guide to proof of work and proof of stake. A functional blockchain is based on a network of computers located around the world. For a blockchain to function, the entire computer network has to agree on […]

Is Blockchain the Future? Or Just a Fad?

Is Blockchain the Future? Or Just a Fad?

It’s a common misconception to think that blockchain and cryptocurrencies are the same thing. They are interconnected, but there’s a big difference between them. Blockchain is a technology; cryptocurrencies, digital money. Blockchain is used to create altcoins. Cryptos are just one of the ways in which blockchain technology can be used. An advanced technology, blockchain […]

Cryptocurrency News and Discussions

Cryptocurrency News and Discussions

The Crypto market has seen its ups and downs, only to start bouncing back. The news and discussions around the Crypto-verse never fade as there is an army of issues that shake the industry with regular and sharp precision. In this article, we’ll focus on the hot talk of the Crypto-town. What’s been happening? Bitcoin […]

Why is KYC Important?

Why is KYC Important?

There’s no escape from KYC in the world of financial and banking operations. In case you didn’t know, KYC means Know Your Customer. It is a mandatory process for identifying and verifying customers the world over. Originally, KYC laws were introduced in 2001 as part of the Patriot Act, which was passed after 9/11, to […]

CoinMetro Intermediate Exchange

The New Intermediate Exchange Now in Closed-Beta

In July, we presented a mockup of our Intermediate exchange view, developed from the beta-group feedback we received after launching the V1 and V2 Exchange concepts. Today, we’re super-excited to announce that the Intermediate exchange is fully-working and live in closed-beta! via GIPHY What Are the New Elements? The main news is that this Intermediate […]