Debate: Is Bitcoin Money or Not?

Bitcoin is money. Bitcoin is not money, it’s a fad. Bitcoin is currency, no it’s just more of a speculative instrument. We have had our subscribers poles apart. So why not have a healthy debate for constructive arguments sake? Bitcoins are Money All money is essentially stored energy, much like a battery. Workers exchange their…

Launch your global blockchain startup with Humaniq

  How can your blockchain project benefit the world? On September 1, Humaniq opens an international competition of blockchain projects to improve the lives of the world’s unbanked people by integrating them into the global financial system. Winners will refine their ideas on an all-expenses paid trip to Kenya, then receive support in launch of…

Why Indians Don’t Eulogise Bitcoin

No, Gordon Gekko is not really selling his Bitcoin anytime soon. He was just playing with Bud. Gordon probably read it in the mainstream media news report that Bitcoin has further gone sinking in its value and is grappled by FUD [Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt]. Something like this: FUD FUD is something which is looming…

SNEAK PEEK: Bitcoin Wiser’s Crypto Portfolio

Quite lately we have received a lot of inquiries as to what’s our secret sauce for crypto portfolio? Much like one of the core principles of a blockchain where information is decentralised and transparent, we wish to showcase our portfolio for the benefit of our readers. Mind you this portfolio is not static and keeps…

[Aug] Bitcoin Forecast for 2017

So now that the forking drama has ended let’s do some crystal ball gazing for the price of Bitcoin in 2017 in terms of Indian rupee. For the reference of historical price data, we are using the numbers from Zebpay – the most popular Bitcoin exchange in India. Short term Bitcoin Average Considering the fork…

Basics to Investing in Cryptocurrency

First of all we want to begin by saying thank you to all those who support us via our website, Facebook and Twitter. Specially when the so called faces in India (eg: Amit Bhardwaj who runs a scam, Sanjeev Goenka who runs a popular Indian exchange Zebpay, and countless so called Blockchain and Cryptocurrency leaders…

Hedging against Bitcoin

Hedging is how you safeguard yourselves from high level of uncertainties in the financial markets. For people who own Bitcoin and were lured in with the mad rush that followed in the months of April and May, the months of July and August will be the greatest shocker for you. Crypomarkets are bleeding and reeling…

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency : Top 5 Books to Read Today!

We at Bitcoin Wiser had been busy lately covering through the tracks of origin of money and Bitcoin. Money is now free, from the clutches of government and the central banks. With almost 750+ cryptocurrencies in the virtual space, you can be your own bank now (yes you read it right, not a customer but…

The Bitcoin Vocabulary

Bitcoin provides a new approach to payments and, as such, there are some new words that might become a part of your vocabulary. Let’s learn the common words used on a daily basis if you have recently purchased a few bits: Table of contents Address Bit Bitcoin Block Blockchain BTC Confirmation Cryptography Double spend Hash…