How to Get Bitcoins

How to Get Bitcoins

How to Get Bitcoins

Once you’ve decided that you’d like to tryout this new Bitcoin phenomenon, it can be difficult to figure out where to get started. Having said that, the answer of how to get bitcoins is actually much easier than you may think. The best way to think about how you can get bitcoins is to think about how you can receive any other currency. Most people earn their money at their job, but you could also buy other currencies on forex markets or trade in some of your old junk for fiat currency.

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Best Way to Buy Bitcoins: Choose the One That Suits You Most

Best Way to Buy Bitcoins: Choose the One That Suits You Most

From the moment you decide to buy Bitcoins, the path leading to the end point of actual Bitcoin purchase can be not as simple as we’d like it to be. The best way to buy Bitcoins is the one that is most easy and fast.

Why Buy Bitcoin?

Bitcoin is an innovative peer-to-peer payment network, as well as the first and most popular cryptocurrency. Starting with the document describing the Bitcoin protocol introduced by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2008 and with the first Bitcoin transaction in January 2009, Bitcoin now has an over 6 years history under its belt.

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CEX.IO Improves the Bitcoin Exchange, Gives One Week of 0% Trade Fee

CEX.IO Improves the Bitcoin Exchange, Gives One Week of 0% Trade Fee

In the past few months, we’ve been working hard to improve our platform. Approaching the number of 400,000 users, it is our priority to make the exchange more secure and easy-to-use, launching new features and opening the world of Bitcoin to newcomers in the crypto field. Thereby, we offer one week free of trade fees, as of March, 25th.

Status and Certificates of CEX.IO

Recently, CEX.IO has obtained an MSB (Money Services Business) status in FinCEN, a bureau of the U.S.

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CEX.IO Improves the Bitcoin Exchange, Gives One Week of 0% Trade Fee

CEX.IO Improves the Bitcoin Exchange, Gives One Week of 0% Trade Fee

In the past few months, we’ve been working hard to improve our platform. Approaching the number of 400,000 users, it is our priority to make the exchange more secure and easy-to-use, launching new features and opening the world of Bitcoin to newcomers in the crypto field. Thereby, we offer one week free of trade fees, as of March, 25th.

Status and Certificates of CEX.IO

Recently, CEX.IO has obtained an MSB (Money Services Business) status in FinCEN, a bureau of the U.S.

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Bitcoin Value — Is It Real Or Is It Just A Bubble?

Bitcoin Value — Is It Real Or Is It Just A Bubble?

There are Internet users who like insisting that Bitcoins have nothing tangible behind them to consider them valuable. If one looks at any of the existing national and fiat currencies, he or she will see that neither gold nor any other commodity backs up those. However, because of the historical tradition, people trust in them and attribute value to them. In short, there is a consensus between people that defines whether to consider something valuable or not.

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Bitcoin Wallets

Bitcoin Wallets

If you’re just getting started with Bitcoin, then you’ll want to learn about all of the different ways you can store your coins. The Bitcoin wallet is the file that stores your private keys. These keys are what are used to sign transactions for certain Bitcoin addresses, so the person who owns the private key is the one who owns the bitcoins. Let’s take a look at the different kinds of Bitcoin wallets that allow you to store and manage your private keys.

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Bitcoin Markets and How to Get the Best from Them

Bitcoin Markets and How to Get the Best from Them

Bitcoin Market: General Information

A market is a network of buyers and sellers (of shares, stocks, or assets). It does not refer to a place, but rather to a system of buy or sell transactions. In other words, a market is an environment in which such transactions occur. In this case, Bitcoin market is the total number of offers available at a given period of time.

Bitcoin market cap: A definition

Another important concept is market capitalization, which refers to the total value of all the outstanding coins, or coins available for trade.

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Bitcoin Markets and How to Get the Best from Them

Bitcoin Markets and How to Get the Best from Them

Bitcoin Market: General Information

A market is a network of buyers and sellers (of shares, stocks, or assets). It does not refer to a place, but rather to a system of buy or sell transactions. In other words, a market is an environment in which such transactions occur. In this case, Bitcoin market is the total number of offers available at a given period of time.

Bitcoin market cap: A definition

Another important concept is market capitalization, which refers to the total value of all the outstanding coins, or coins available for trade.

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Official Statement on the Last Week’s DDoS-attack against GHash.IO Mining Pool

Official Statement on the Last Week’s DDoS-attack against GHash.IO Mining Pool

Last week, GHash.IO has experienced a DDoS-attack against the pool. Although the website itself did work, miners were not able to mine during 6 hours, as a result of the attack tacking up to 40 Gbps.

At the moment, GHash.IO works properly. Anti-DDoS protection provided by Voxility hosting is integrated with our platform. It’s worth mentioning that there was no information leak or crashed accounts, and only GHash.IO stratum server has been attacked, not affecting CEX.IO exchange.

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Official Statement on the Last Week’s DDoS-attack against GHash.IO Mining Pool

Official Statement on the Last Week’s DDoS-attack against GHash.IO Mining Pool

Last week, GHash.IO has experienced a DDoS-attack against the pool. Although the website itself did work, miners were not able to mine during 6 hours, as a result of the attack tacking up to 40 Gbps.

At the moment, GHash.IO works properly. Anti-DDoS protection provided by Voxility hosting is integrated with our platform. It’s worth mentioning that there was no information leak or crashed accounts, and only GHash.IO stratum server has been attacked, not affecting CEX.IO exchange.

Continue reading Official Statement on the Last Week’s DDoS-attack against GHash.IO Mining Pool at CEX.IO Official Blog.