How to promote an ICO

ICO innovation is here!  Initial Coin Offerings, commonly referred to as ICO’s, continue to emerge in this dynamic and exciting market and billions of dollars have been raised by these types projects.   ICO’s are a new way in which to raise funds for a new cryptocurrency or blockchain startups.  A percentage of the cryptocurrency is sold to early backers of the project in exchange for other cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin or Ethereum.     One of the most important aspects of an ICO is reaching potential investors.  Recently, FaceBook,…

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The Cryptolife of 7 Bitcoin Influencers

What if investing in the ideology of an anonymous person, known as Satoshi Nakamoto, could completely change your financial life completely and give you the freedom to enjoy your dream life?  It’s called the Cryptolife.  Here are seven “Bitcoin Influences” who saw the potential of Bitcoin, a Peer to Peer payment system.     Roger Ver – American-Kittitian early investor in Bitcoin-related startups and Bitcoin Cash promoter       John McAfee – British-American computer programmer and businessman, He founded the software company McAfee Associates.       Tyler and…

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The Cryptolife of Andreas Antonopoulos

Have you attended any Bitcoin and Blockchain conferences lately?  If so, you might have met Andreas Antonopolous in person.     Andreas Antonopoulos is a “critically-acclaimed best-selling author, speaker, educator, and one of the world’s foremost bitcoin and open blockchain experts”.  Antonopolous coined the Bitcoin phrase “The Internet of Money” and subsequently wrote a book with this title.   Where it began   Antonopoulos was born in London, England and raised in Athens, Greece. He received a degree in Computer Science and Data Communications and Distributed Systems from University College…

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The Cryptolife of Vitalik Buterin

Vitalik Buterin, born 31 January 1994, is a Russian–Canadian programmer and writer primarily known as a co-founder of Ethereum and as a co-founder of Bitcoin Magazine.     Gifted Buterin was placed into a class for gifted children and was drawn to math, programming, and economics. For the last four years of schooling, he attended the Abelard School, a private high school in Toronto which only enrols up to 50 students annually to be educated by seven full-time faculty members, and three part-time faculty members.   “I noticed my attitude…

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The Cryptolife of Roger Ver aka Bitcoin Jesus

Or should we say Bitcoin Cash Jesus…   Explosive Start According to Wikipedia, Roger Ver’s career had an explosive start, after dropping out of college and becoming CEO of Memorydealers.com, Ver was sentenced to 10 months in prison for dealing in illegal firecrackers. Roger used the time productively by learning Japanese and he moved to Japan in 2006.   Bitcoin Jesus Ver’s company, Memorydealers became the first company to accept Bitcoin in 2011 and his early adoption and advocacy of the cryptocurrency earned him the nickname, Bitcoin Jesus.    …

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South Korean police arrest 14 illegal cryptocurrency miners

Fourteen individuals in South Korea have been arrested on the charges of illegally using cheap electricity to mine cryptocurrencies reported Coindesk.   Local police said that the accused were setting up mining operations at industrial complexes with electricity costs running 10 percent less than that of the area.   In accordance with local laws, the former violates rules regarding factory use, said the website.   According to reports, 100-350 mining devices were found since May of 2017.   In the realm of cryptocurrency mining, this is not the first reported…

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Jamie Dimon Calls Trump Wall ICO a “Fraud”

The response from one well-known crypto-slammer, JP Morgan Boss,  Jamie Dimon to the announcement of the Trump Wall ICO, was swift.   He simply called it a “Fraud”   Fast and hard words from a man who earlier this year called Bitcoin a Fraud and then later Flip-Flopped, George Bush style.   Maybe he will review his position later or will the Wall Coin also be a threat to the JP Morgan business model?     Other Crypto Influencers were equally vocal about the wall.   Roger Ver – commented:…

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Facebook relaxes Advertising Rules for Trump WALL ICO

Facebook announced earlier today that it would relax its advertising rules for the Trump Wall ICO announced by President Donald Trump earlier this morning.   The announcement was made by wall builder extraordinaire, Mark Zuckerberg – who build a massive 6 Foot $100 Million dollar wall around his Estate in Hawaii.   It is clear that no-one unwanted should venture the home of the Facebook founder     As we and 50 Million other users know, Facebook likes to keep things private!   Google and Twitter have not responded yet…

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Mailchimp follows Facebook, Google and Twitter to shut down ICO and Blockchain-related emails

Yet another blow to the cryptocurrency and ICO market as Mailchimp announces a policy change shutting down Blockchain and ICO related accounts.   Reported by Futurism, Mailchimp announced the change via email and customers are “freaked out”.  They also stated that they reached out to Mailchimp to get to the bottom of this policy change:-     Mailchimp reiterated its updated Acceptable Use Policy, which states that the company “does not allow businesses involved in any aspect of the sale, transaction, exchange, storage, marketing, or production of cryptocurrencies, virtual currencies,…

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What is EOT mining?

One of the most fascinating things about EOT and cryptocurrency is the concept of mining.     When most people think of mining, we envisage men in hard hats going underground and digging up gold. EOT mining is a bit different but it does involve work. In this case the work involved is solving a complicated algorithm or mathematical puzzle.     Let’s take one step back. When an EOT transaction is initiated, this transaction needs to be confirmed as true and then needs to be added to the EOT…

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