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Democracy.earth: improving democracy with Blockchain

Democracy.earth: improving democracy with Blockchain

Voting is essential for a well-functioning democracy. And due to corruption or imperfect voting methods, the results may not always be trusted. Depending where you live, you may even take this fundamental right for granted. And as with many other areas, Blockchain technology can improve voting as well. Blockchain removes…
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Blockchain has been hacked several times. And it’s getting more frequent

Blockchain has been hacked several times. And it’s getting more frequent

You may have heard that “Blockchain has never been hacked, it’s the intermediaries (exchanges etc.) that are vulnerable”. This may have been true until a few years ago, but no longer. 2018 has seen not only a truly brutal market, but also several (!) successful 51% attacks of Blockchain. Let’s…
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Popular trading indicators: Support and resistance levels

Popular trading indicators: Support and resistance levels

Support and resistance levels are among the very basic concepts of trading, both long-term and short-term trading. Both levels are places on the graph where the price tends to stop and, in some cases, turn. Therefore, many people use them as potential points to buy or sell, especially if there…
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Popular trading indicators: Relative Strength Index (RSI)

Popular trading indicators: Relative Strength Index (RSI)

Relative Strength Index (RSI) is a momentum indicator that compares the size of the latest gains with the biggest loss in a given period. RSI is usually used to assess whether a market is overbought or oversold. Calculating RSI on a day graph is based on the following formula: RSI…
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Popular trading indicators: Parabolic SAR

Popular trading indicators: Parabolic SAR

Parabolic SAR (Parabolic Stop and Reverse; also called PSAR) is an indicator, which can provide some very strong signals in a trending market, and the indicator is relatively easy to understand. At the same time, this indicator is ideal for use with other known indicators, such as moving average (EMA).…
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Popular trading indicators: Moving average

Popular trading indicators: Moving average

Moving average is one of the fundamental and essential tools in technical analysis. Among other things, you can use moving averages to determine which trend is in a market, whether it’s upward, downward or moving sideways. Looking at a moving average over the last 50 periods, you have a long…
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Trading tips from eToro’s Elite Popular Investor

Trading tips from eToro’s Elite Popular Investor

The 29-year-old English trader Jay Edward Smith – also called Jay Nemesis – is quite impressive. In 2015 and 2016, he yielded a 40% and 75% profit respectively, without excessive drawdowns. In 2017, Jay Edward Smith has achieved a return of over 330%. These results have, among other things, given…
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Want to start crypto trading? Read these tips from a successful trader before you begin

Want to start crypto trading? Read these tips from a successful trader before you begin

How hard is it to start trading cryptocurrencies? Is it even possible to do it without any relevant background? How do I start? What should I know before I begin? You’ll find answers to these and more questions below. Beginnings of trading are always hard, especially if you’re completely new…
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Interview with Poseidon

Interview with Poseidon

Flashy Gordy interviews the CEO of Poseidon – Laszlo Giricz. By leveraging blockchain technology Poseidon (non-profit foundation) aims to decrease the carbon footprint of companies and governments.

Stablecoin investment possibilities

Stablecoin investment possibilities

This article will present various investment possibilities within the current stablecoin environment. We will discuss the advantages and issues of each type of stablecoin, as well as present examples of current contenders on the market. Types of stablecoins Stablecoins are currencies pegged to an asset: fiat currency, an asset (gold…
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All you need to know about stablecoins – cryptocurrency basics

All you need to know about stablecoins – cryptocurrency basics

What is a stablecoin? Quite simply, the aim of a stablecoin is to provide a stable currency. In order to retain value, the coin is pegged to another asset, that is it has a fixed exchange rate with a given underlying asset. Currencies can be pegged to gold or other…
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Biggest ICO scams. And lessons learned

Biggest ICO scams. And lessons learned

Cryptocurrencies and ICOs seem to forge ahead regardless whether the market is bullish or bearish. In fact, in the six months of 2018 ICOs have already broken a record of raised capital. Unfortunately, ICO scams are still prevalent on the scene, and no signs of it slowing or dying down…
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What you need to know about ICOs – Basics

What you need to know about ICOs – Basics

ICO stands for Initial Coin Offering. It is a relatively new way of raising funds for a cryptocurrency venture. ICOs are unregulated, which means that participating in one is riskier compared to investing in traditional assets. How does it work? ICO raises capital by selling a part of available specialised…
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