Altcoins

What is NEO and What is GAS?

Where did it come from!? There’s a fair amount of confusion surrounding the Neo platform. Not surprising when you consider the project’s complicated history. Neo began life as AntShares (ANS) in 2014. AntShares, founded by Da Hongfei and Erik Zhang, has been referred to as ‘China’s first blockchain platform’. In 2016, supposedly in response Read more…

By Vamshi, ago
Beginner

What is Ethereum and How is it different?

Origin of Ethereum Created by 19 year old math-prodigy Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum is second only to Bitcoin in the hierarchy of cryptocurrencies. Like Bitcoin, Ethereum is a distributed public blockchain network. Although there are some significant technical differences between the two, the most important distinction to note is that Bitcoin Read more…

By Vamshi, ago
Beginner

Scammers on Slack Channels be like this

Blockchain technology and especially Ethereum has opened up a lot of gateways for good people to build decentralized various applications, peer-to-peer collaborations and exchange of real life goods without much of hassle or 3rd party transaction fees. It also has democratized the funding the projects and enabled open source projects Read more…

By Vamshi, ago
Advanced

Official cautionary update from bitcoin.org

Official source of Bitcoin – bitcoin.org, has issued a cautionary update on a potential network disruption with an upcoming split scenario. Here’s the article published on bitcoin.org Chain split Since Bitcoin’s inception, its network has facilitated hundreds of millions of transactions. As a result, different groups of people (developers, investors, Read more…

By Vamshi, ago
Beginner

Bitcoin – That’s all Forks

As many of you might be reading through the panic stories of what’s going to happen to Bitcoin on August 1st 2017. Most common terms you hear on these articles is Soft Fork, Hard Fork, UASF(User Activated Soft Fork), Segwit2x. We, at confusedcoin have decided to help you folks to explain Read more…

By Praneeth Ala, ago
Beginner

What is a Blockchain

Introduction A concept introduced by the mystery person doesn’t necessarily have to be a mystery anymore for everyone who wants to understand what a Blockchain is. With Internet and cloud it’s easier now to access and view information anywhere from the world and even view their sources. Just when I Read more…

By Reshma Reddy, ago