Cryptocurrency Spotlight – Andreas Antonopoulus

By Austin Floyd | February 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

When it comes to Bitcoin, one of the names most synonymous with its education and Evangelism is Andreas Antonopoulos. Andreas started working with Bitcoin in 2012, and it took over his life. In fact, within the first month of studying and integrating Bitcoin into his life, he claims to have dropped over 20 pounds because…

Crypto Trading Is Live On Robinhood As They Take Users To The Moon

By Austin Floyd | February 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Today is the day that Robinhood, the fee-less stock trading application, starts rolling out cryptocurrency trading to new users. And they launched with a comical video showing users going to the moon. Here’s the video: While this video is pretty great, this is a big moment in the cryptocurrency realm. Robinhood Starts Crypto Trading Rollout…

Segwit Finally Implemented By Coinbase and Bitfinex

By Austin Floyd | February 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

In 2017 there were heated debates in the Bitcoin community… Namely, it was about how to upgrade the protocol and if something called SegWit should be implemented. What is Segwit? Segwit stands for segregated witness. Essentially, it is a protocol that allows the block size limit, in this case, Bitcoin’s 1mb block sizes, to be…

A Few Utility Tokens To Watch in 2018

By Austin Floyd | February 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

While there are many different coins focused on being a currency or being a platform for development, utility tokens are becoming more and more popular. Heck, most ICO‘s are claiming to be utility-based tokens. (But that might just be to skirt around the SEC and try not to be listed as security.) We have a few utility…

Why You Should Take Your Cryptocurrency Off Exchanges…

By Austin Floyd | February 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

In the cryptocurrency ecosystem, there are a few horror stories… One of the biggest, the one that tanked the market in 2013 and shook a lot of crypto holders, is Mt.Gox. Now, there have been more and more hacks being formulated towards these central entities. Yes, there is a point that the only ones that…

Cryptocurrency Spotlight – Andreas Antonopoulus

By Austin Floyd | Feb 23, 2018 | 0 Comments
spotlight andreas antonopoulos

When it comes to Bitcoin, one of the names most synonymous with its education and Evangelism is Andreas Antonopoulos. Andreas started working with Bitcoin in 2012, and it took over his life. In fact, within the first month of studying and integrating Bitcoin into his life, he claims to have dropped over 20 pounds because…

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How Does Inflation Happen? Part 2: Fractional Reserve Lending

By Timothy Berzins | Feb 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
Fractional Reserve Lending

The banking system in America and most other prominent countries is hurting the economy, both on a national and global level. Most people would probably agree that our political system is broken and corrupt, and the banking system is no different. In Part 1 of this series, we saw how the Federal Reserve is committing…

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Crypto Trading Is Live On Robinhood As They Take Users To The Moon

By Austin Floyd | Feb 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Today is the day that Robinhood, the fee-less stock trading application, starts rolling out cryptocurrency trading to new users. And they launched with a comical video showing users going to the moon. Here’s the video: While this video is pretty great, this is a big moment in the cryptocurrency realm. Robinhood Starts Crypto Trading Rollout…

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Segwit Finally Implemented By Coinbase and Bitfinex

By Austin Floyd | Feb 21, 2018 | 0 Comments
coinbase segwit

In 2017 there were heated debates in the Bitcoin community… Namely, it was about how to upgrade the protocol and if something called SegWit should be implemented. What is Segwit? Segwit stands for segregated witness. Essentially, it is a protocol that allows the block size limit, in this case, Bitcoin’s 1mb block sizes, to be…

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A Few Utility Tokens To Watch in 2018

By Austin Floyd | Feb 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
utility tokens

While there are many different coins focused on being a currency or being a platform for development, utility tokens are becoming more and more popular. Heck, most ICO‘s are claiming to be utility-based tokens. (But that might just be to skirt around the SEC and try not to be listed as security.) We have a few utility…

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Why You Should Take Your Cryptocurrency Off Exchanges…

By Austin Floyd | Feb 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
take cryptocurrency off exchanges

In the cryptocurrency ecosystem, there are a few horror stories… One of the biggest, the one that tanked the market in 2013 and shook a lot of crypto holders, is Mt.Gox. Now, there have been more and more hacks being formulated towards these central entities. Yes, there is a point that the only ones that…

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The Top 4 Decentralized Platform Cryptocurrencies

By Austin Floyd | Feb 18, 2018 | 3 Comments
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When it comes to decentralized smart platforms, we see a few take the limelight. Now, while the market on the whole continues to grow, the future lies in these different decentralized platform based cryptocurrencies. And we at GCA have a few that we think will go on to take over the smart economy in this decentralized…

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The Cryptocurrency Markets Pass Back Through 1/2 Trillion Dollars

By Austin Floyd | Feb 17, 2018 | 0 Comments
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The Chinese New Year is over, and with it, the cryptocurrency markets are rising back up. Now there is a correlation, but not necessarily causation when it comes to the Chinese New Year and a rise in cryptocurrency prices, but what we are seeing is a gradual walk back up. Let’s take a look… Cryptocurrency…

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Cryptocurrency Company Tax Benefits From The Spanish Government?

By Austin Floyd | Feb 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
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We at GCA love to showcase countries and areas that are accommodating cryptocurrency companies. Today, we have another. This time it’s a legislation document drafted by the People’s Party of Spain. Legislation Drafted For Cryptocurrency Company Tax Benefits in Spain Cryptocurrency is slowly growing steady. With a market capitalization falling between $400 billion and $800 billion,…

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How Does Inflation Happen? Part 1: The Magical Bank Account

By Timothy Berzins | Feb 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
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What if I told you that every single day, your government was actively stealing from you? You might not believe it at first, or you might brush me off as some sort of crazy conspiracy theorist. I know, because not too long ago I would’ve said the same thing. These statements sound extreme, but stick…

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