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What crypto Twitter had to say in 2019

by Team Luno 5 minute read

We've been canvasing the crypto community all year on all the major issues facing the space – here's what we learnt.

Is Bitcoin greener than gold?

by Team Luno 4 minute read

What’s the truth around Bitcoin mining energy consumption? And how is the industry working to minimise its energy usage?

Bitcoin’s hash rate is hitting record highs, but does it even matter?

by Team Luno 4 minute read

Bitcoin’s hash rate has been in the news, reaching a number of record milestones. But what does it mean and does it matter?

The evolution of cryptography part 1: How it began

by Team Luno 5 minute read

An in-depth look back at how cryptography has evolved through the ages, with part 1 focusing on its early beginnings.

Summarising Satoshi’s Bitcoin Whitepaper

by Team Luno 3 minute read

Have (literally) two minutes? Here’s our TL;DR version of Bitcoin’s most influential resource: the Bitcoin white paper.

The truth about making money with crypto

by Team Luno 3 minute read

We get it. Everyone wants to make money - but let’s take a dip into the truth about making money with crypto.

Scaling for the next bull run

by Team Luno 3 minute read

The cryptocurrency market still moves at an extremely fast pace; conditions can shift from a bear to bull market overnight. But it’s been a flat winter. So why are we scaling?

Why stablecoins matter

by Marcus Swanepoel 9 minute read

In short, stablecoins are cryptocurrencies that are, in theory, meant to eliminate the volatility that the more ‘traditional’ cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are usually associated with. There are many different types with a lot of different pros and cons, which we describe in more detail.

ELI5 (Explain like I’m 5)

by Team Luno 3 minute read

Ever wanted a quick, simple explanation to a complex query? You’re not alone. Here’s why ELI5 is so popular.

DYOR - Do your own research (or risk getting rekt)

by Team Luno 3 minute read

The cryptocurrency landscape is still kind of the wild, wild west, so, unfortunately, finding the incorrect information is often easier than finding the truth.
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