Tag: bitcointalk

Someone Is Using Theymos’s Name to Sell BitcoinTalk Accounts on PasteCoin

Although cryptocurrency users like to complain about the Bitcointalk forum, it is still a very popular and powerful platform. A lot of interesting discussions regarding Bitcoin and various altcoins can be found there these days. Because of the popularity of this site, there’s also an increasing demand for older user accounts. They give users special privileges and opportunities to monetize their new accounts. Someone is using the name of Theymos to …
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Ways to Know About the Next Pump

Because of the unregulated nature of cryptocurrency, pumps and dumps are inevitable. While most people fall prey to this volatility by either buying into the pump or selling into the dump, causing substantial losses when the price either retreats or recovers from the market manipulation. There are ways to know when a pump or a dump might be incoming, this article will discuss the various methods one can use to …
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Hal Finney’s Bitcointalk Account Password Changed After 4 Years of Inactivity

Hal Finney is a Computer Scientist who worked for the PGP corporation. He is known in the Bitcoin community for being the first user to receive a Bitcoin transaction – coming from Satoshi. Recently, Finney’s bitcointalk account’s password was changed which has some members concerned. In October 2009 Hal Finney announced that he was diagnosed with ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis), unfortunately he passed away five years later in August of 2014. …
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Is Altcoin Mining Worth it?

Cryptocurrency mining is a novel topic which interests almost anybody who first hears about it. If you are reading this article then you are most likely familiar with Bitcoin mining, if not, checkout this tutorial on how to become a bitcoin miner. In this article we will discuss a few strategies you can use to make money by mining altcoins, and whether or not the endeavor is worth it. What is Altcoin …
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