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Bull vs. Bear Market: What’s the Difference?

Understanding the differences between bull vs. bear markets in the crypto and stock markets is a must for optimizing investments.

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Top cryptocurrencies to buy at CoinGate: The ultimate guide

At CoinGate we offer you to buy over 40+ cryptocurrencies and here you can find a list of what these cryptos are and what makes them unique in their own way.

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Your BTC transaction is stuck in the mempool? Here’s what you can do

Have you ever sent Bitcoin to someone just to see your transaction hang unconfirmed for hours and even days? Don’t worry – it is safe and as expected as it is avoidable.

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Top 3 most common & obvious Bitcoin scams to watch out for

One of the biggest fears of hodlers is that they’re going to get fooled and lose their crypto holdings in some ridiculous way that could have been prevented.

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8 min read

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Best YouTube channels about Bitcoin & crypto markets

YouTube is a great place to find valuable content on topics that interest you, and Bitcoin with the rest of the crypto market is not an exception.

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Why are ETH transaction fees so high? Reasons and solutions

At the beginning of September, the average ETH transaction fee reached as high as 0.031 ETH (or around 11,5 USD at the time of writing), causing a considerable fuss amongst Ethereum network participants.

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5 min read

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What is Blockchain Technology? Basics Explained

By now, it’s unlikely to find a person that did not hear of blockchain technology. Still, few have come to realize what makes it so unique, useful, and exciting.

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How to set up a wallet and fiat payouts for USDT stablecoin

Stablecoins are already proving to be a great alternative to traditional banking as some of our biggest merchants successfully implemented fiat-pegged USDT into daily habits, removing the necessity to always rely on banking providers.

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7 min read

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The 3rd Bitcoin Halving Is Here: What Happens Next?

In May 2020, Bitcoin’s blockchain will go through a historic process called the block reward halving.

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Brokerage vs custodial exchange: what’s better for fiat-to-crypto trading?

If you’d ask someone what the best place to buy some Bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency for Euros is, you’d most likely be directed to one of the popular custodial exchanges.

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How can stablecoins help traders and companies in dire situations?

The vast majority of people that embrace cryptocurrencies, whether they are spenders, traders or crypto-friendly businesses, still have to heavily rely on banks to carry out day-to-day operations. But what can be done if a bank decides to seize your activities solely because you involve cryptocurrencies in your daily life?

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Stablecoins explained: what are they and how do they work?

It is no secret that cryptocurrencies aren’t perfect just yet. Major inconveniences that the most vocal sceptics tend to bring up are unpredictable volatility, high fees and long transaction confirmations, especially when the topic revolves around Bitcoin.

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6 min read

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Hot wallet vs Cold wallet – what’s the difference? (2022)

Every owner of cryptocurrencies needs a wallet, but how to choose the right one(s)? There are so many various types of wallets it’s not always clear what’s the difference between them or easy to decide which one will suit your needs the best.

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12 min read

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What is the best cryptocurrency of them all?

Spoiler alert – there is no right answer. Although, some may argue that it could be Bitcoin solely because, at the moment, it is boasting of 70% dominance in the global crypto market.

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8 min read

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How well does the Ether perform as a currency for payments?

This might be surprising to some, but Ether has been standing strong as the second most popular payment currency on CoinGate for a long time now.

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6 min read

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Buying crypto: turnover, popular methods and coins

Recently, we discovered a newfound craving for crunching the numbers, which helps us understand more about what our customers love and appreciate the most.

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6 min read

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Time worthy TED talks about crypto and the blockchain industry

Crypto enthusiasts truly love to speak about Bitcoin with everyone around them, especially when there’s someone nearby listening carefully.

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8 min read

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How does the crypto-mining malware work and how to avoid it?

We live in an exciting world where technology advances at a pace never seen before. Unfortunately, as we get to experience the fascinating rise of innovations like blockchain, Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in general, we also face new challenges in digital security.

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Freelancing for Bitcoin: is it worth it?

In a world where the internet exists, finding a job as a freelancer or a digital nomad is easier than ever before, no matter if you’re a writer, designer, programmer, or else. And now, thanks to digital assets, you have even more freedom and flexibility.

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7 min read

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Myths & Misconceptions of Bitcoin – what’s true and what’s not?

Even though Bitcoin has been a hot topic for over a decade now, people that didn’t get into the crypto game early are still confused about which facts are true, and which ones are blatantly false.

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10 min read

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10 signs blockchain tech is heading towards mass adoption

Even though the community’s level of interest is what often measures the success of cryptocurrencies, the real progress in the blockchain space is known to be made while the hype is down, and the silence is nigh.

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19 min read

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CryptoRecycle: how to HODL and SPEND at the same time

HODL is a term often used to describe presumably the best strategy for those who invest in cryptocurrencies.

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What is Bitcoin? Introduction to cryptocurrency and blockchain

It is fair to say that everyone heard of Bitcoin, or cryptocurrency by now, in one way or another. If you are reading this, chances are you want to learn even more.

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