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Bitcoin NFTs — What You Need to Know About "Ordinals"
It’s been only six months since Bitcoin NFTs were first launched, but they have already made quite a few headlines. When Ordinals were released in early 2023, they became an immediate trend. A couple of months later, however, they caused one of the biggest overloads in the history of the Bitcoin blockchain, which raised a debate on whether we need Bitcoin NFTs in the first place. So, what makes Ordinals so “un-ordinary”?
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Crypto Myths Debunked: Is Bitcoin Just a Fad?
In the 1980s many people were suffering from the so-called "computerphobia" — the fear of never-seen-before smart computers. Some early-day users even felt like they "could be replaced by a machine [or] become a slave to it". And what is the situation like today? On average, a person spends around 7 hours a day in front of the computer, and this number is growing exponentially…
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Check Your Vocab! 11 Popular Crypto Slangs
Let’s check if you are a no-coiner or have an obsessive crypto disorder. If you get confused encountering strange English words and abbreviations during your crypto journey, be sure you are not alone. NC Wallet is here to cast some light on these mysterious (and sometimes amusing) terms.
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ChatGPT to Boost Blockchain Security, What’s Next?
Imagine that there’s an expert that knows about potential blockchain vulnerabilities and can warn you about them. What if this expert could also analyse the previous patterns and point out weak points of blockchain technology? Do you think this is impossible? Not at all. Recently, an AI-powered chatbot that can reveal loopholes in smart contracts has been discovered by the crypto community. Prepare to achieve exciting results!
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Guide to Safe Crypto Wallets
Crypto wallets are often the place where activities begin for many users. Choosing the right personal crypto wallet is important as it should be a safe haven for your digital assets. But how can you make sure that your holdings are kept in a really safe place? How do different types of wallets handle security? Stay tuned to find out…
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How to Choose a Personal Crypto Wallet
If you plan to buy, trade, or invest in cryptocurrency, you will need a reliable crypto wallet, where all financial operations are under your control and accountability. There are many characteristics to consider when choosing the right service that works for you.
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What is Staking in Crypto?
Can you make cryptocurrency work for you and earn passive income? There are several ways you can try, but in this article, we will focus on “staking”. How does it work, and is it safe? What staking methods are there to try? Let’s find out!
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To Fork or Not to Fork? The Role of Forks in Blockchains
In the crypto world, improvements are a regular occurrence. But things aren’t always as simple as updating an application on your phone. To make any blockchain-related changes a consensus must be reached – not an easy task in itself. This is when community members should decide which route to take, just like meeting a fork in the road.
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Why Do You Need a Blockchain Explorer?
What does it mean when we say blockchains provide never-seen-before transparency? Did you know that you can monitor the status of each processed transaction on a decentralised network with no involvement of a third party? This and more features are easily accessible via “blockchain explorers”. Let’s learn more about how they work.
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How to Keep Your Crypto Safe?
When it comes to storing cryptocurrencies the most crucial question is how to keep them safe. If you are looking for the best protection methods — you are in the right place! In this article, we will discuss all ways to ensure the safety of your crypto in the wallet so you can finally rest from all worries!
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How to Protect Your Crypto From Freezing?
Can cryptocurrencies be frozen — or blocked — on a blockchain? The answer to this question might surprise you as asset blocking occurs regularly in the crypto community.
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What are Blockchain Validators?
For years, blockchain technology was limited to using miners to confirm transactions. Miners would solve complex mathematical problems by trying to find a solution as quickly as possible. Such processes were slow and extremely energy-consuming, resulting in large bills and heat emissions.
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Introduction to Web3: What You Need to Know
Do you check your phone almost immediately after you wake up? Do you scroll through the digital news feed before you go to bed? Most of us spend a lot of time online. The ever-growing needs and wants are becoming more complicated thus the Internet, also referred to as the World Wide Web, has to adjust to constant change.
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What is DeFi?
DeFi is sometimes called “the crypto alternative to Wall Street”. What is it and what does the abbreviation stand for? Today we will answer the question and explore how blockchain technologies are changing our perception of financial services.
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What is Polygon?
Why do we see an increasing number of well-known crypto platforms switching over to Polygon? There are plenty of reasons. The so-called second-layer chain for Ethereum is designed to boost transaction speed, reduce costs, and retain Ethereum-standard security. Let’s find out why Polygon could become your next go-to choice.
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What is Ethereum?
Ethereum is a blockchain of the second generation and a giant ecosystem on which other networks and projects are built. Its main innovation is the ability to perform so-called smart contracts. In this article, we will consider what makes them “smart” and how Ethereum works.
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What is Bitcoin?
Every blockchain has its features and advantages. For easier navigation in the crypto world, it’s better to understand what the differences are and how they work. We suggest starting by exploring the Bitcoin network.
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What is Market Capitalisation?
The crypto industry is vast, that is true. But did you know that cryptocurrency is not infinite and coins have a fixed amount? That is exactly what market capitalisation is working with. Today we will discuss it in more detail as well as see how you can use it to your advantage!
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