# Nusefile

This site gathers links and commentary on what I think are useful news items that match my interests as a development journalist and communications researcher.

Crypto Advice

April 2022

How to invest in cryptocurrency, from getting a digital wallet to assessing which token you wantinews30 April 2022 (LINK)
How to invest in ecofriendly cryptoscnbctv1830 April 2022 (LINK)
The basics of decentralized financeventurebeat30 April 2022 (LINK)
3commas: How to make your crypto work3commas28 April 2022 (LINK)
Do Trademarks, Copyrights, and Patents Still Hold While in the Metaverse?cryptoknowmics27 April 2022 (LINK)
A Complete Guide for Newcomers Regarding Bitcoin Cryptocurrencycryptopolitan26 April 2022 (LINK)
Top 7 Crypto Crowdfunding Platformscryptoknowmics21 April 2022 (LINK)
The Top 5 Crypto Adoption Influencers of 2022 cryptoknowmics20 April 2022 (LINK)
Copyright Theft Is A Problem For NFTs cryptoknowmics16 April 2022 (LINK)
Bitcoin Price Analysis: These are the Levels to Watch if BTC Breaks Below $40K cryptopotato16 April 2022 (LINK)
BitMEX Co-Founder Expects 'crypto carnage' in Q2 2022 cryptoglobe16 April 2022 (LINK)
How Crypto Is Changing Philanthropy coindesk5 April 2022 (LINK)
Is Bitcoin a hedge against inflation? Statistics reveal Bitcoin has worked wonderfully well against inflation, much better than assets such as gold, real estate and stocks. cointelegraph3 April 2022 (LINK)
How To Hide Your Money Under A Virtual Mattress And Earn A Return In The Process cointelegraph2 April 2022 (LINK)
What the media is missing about decentralized autonomous organizations cointelegraph2 April 2022 (LINK)
GateChain —Everything You Need To Know cryptopolitan2 April 2022 (LINK)

March 2022

Seven common mistakes crypto investors and traders makecointelegraph31 March 2022 (LINK)
There is evidence from Google Trends to suggest that internet searches for Bitcoin price can help predict major market movements to the upside.cointelegraph25 March 2022 (LINK)
What is Komodo (KMD)?cryptoknowmics22 March 2022 (LINK)
Ledger Nano S Plus Review: A Top Hardware Wallet Refreshed for 2022decrypt22 March 2022 (LINK)
GateChain — Everything You Need To Knowcryptopolitan5 March 2022 (LINK)
What is the Algorand blockchain, and how does it work?cointelegraph5 March 2022 (LINK)
How Is Bitcoin's Price Affected By The News? bitcoinmagazine5 March 2022 (LINK)

Initially a fringe asset, bitcoin is now increasingly acting like a traditional asset, sensitive to the same market forces that affect those markets. In addition to news on crypto regulations and institutional adoption, bitcoin's price is affected by changes in general economic conditions and world events that impact traditional markets.

Cardano, Avalanche, Cosmos and Three Additional Altcoins (FTM, ONE, Algo) Have Biggest Potential for Stakers This Year, According to Coin Bureau coinpedia2 March 2022 (LINK)
Why NFTs Are Creating So Many Millionaires coinpedia2 March 2022 (LINK)
Enhance Your Crypto Trading Profits with the Most Advanced Spot Grid Strategies: promotes Gunbot and SG Mutation cryptonewsz2 March 2022 (LINK)

February 2022

10 Crypto Terms You Need To Know In 2022news1828 February 2022 (LINK)
Top 10 NFT Marketplaces to Trade Digital Arts in 2022dailycoin26 February 2022 (LINK)
3 portfolio trackers NFT and DeFi investors can use to stay organizedcointelegraph26 February 2022 (LINK)
Why Do Big Brands Join the Metaverse, and Why Does It Need Them?dailyhodl25 February 2022 (LINK)

"As services and entertainment are increasingly moved online, [...] the metaverse [...] serves as the ultimate 3D platform to host all these experiences."

Five Crypto Wallets that Offer True Privacythenewscrypto25 February 2022 (LINK)
Cardano is 47,000x more energy-efficient than Bitcoin, data showsfinbold23 February 2022 (LINK)
Top 10 Crypto Influencers to Follow in 2022dailycoin19 February 2022 (LINK)
FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried explains how he built a $32 billion crypto exchange in 3 years after growing annoyed with 'crappy' platforms — making him a multibillionaire at 29coingape20 February 2022 (LINK)
Ethical Blockchain: Are Crypto, NFTs And DeFi Bad For The Environment? Here's Why They're Notbitcoinist17 February 2022 (LINK)
How to Make Your Crypto Work for You in a Bear Marketthenewscrypto12 February 2022 (LINK)
9 Crypto Dashboards You Can Use to Manage Your Digital Assetscryptonews10 February 2022 (LINK)
5 robots that could soon become part of our everyday lives: Zipline, AMP Robotics, ABB(YouTube), Diligent Robots (YouTube), AppHarvestweforum9 February 2022 (LINK)
Re-envisioning corporations: How DAOs and blockchain can improve the way we organizeweforum8 February 2022 (LINK)
How to Use Cardano for Sports Bettingcryptonewsz8 February 2022 (LINK)
Which NFT Projects Should You Follow in 2022?newsbtc4 February 2022 (LINK)
How the metaverse might be monetizedweforum3 February 2022 (LINK)
Seed Phrases Should no Longer be the Industry Standardbeincrypto1 February 2022 (LINK)

January 2022

What is Web 3.0 and How Will It Change the Way We Use the Internet?coinquora31 January 2022 (LINK)
How can the Metaverse help the food industry?cointelegraph29 January 2022 (LINK)
Learn how to create your own NFTscultofmac27 January 2022 (LINK)
3 Cryptocurrencies Far More Exciting Than Bitcoin and Ethereum, According to a Crypto Skeptic: AVAX, QTUM, ALGOnulltx27 January 2022 (LINK)
How big a quantum computer should be to break bitcoin encryption?revyuh25 January 2022 (LINK)
ETH 2.0 Explained: Staking, Sharding, and Scaling Ethereumnulltx24 January 2022 (LINK)
How to use UniSwap: A step-by-step beginner's guidenulltx22 January 2022 (LINK)
Why You Should Trade Crypto Instead of Holding3commas19 January 2022 (LINK)
Top 5 Metaverse Crypto Coins With a Market Cap Over $2 Billion: ENJ, THETA, AXS, SAND, MANAnulltx15 January 2022 (LINK)
Envision: The Future of Buying & Selling Stock Media Content
blockonomi9 January 2022 (LINK)
7 Things Bitcoin Fans Say—and Why This Risk Expert Says They're Wrong
barrons6 January 2022 (LINK)
Learn to create, buy and sell art on the NFT marketplace ($20)
cultofmac4 January 2022 (LINK)
Top 5 Performing Wallets For NFTs, Including Coinbase Wallet
coingape3 January 2022 (LINK)
How to Shield Your Crypto Gains and Avoid Getting Audited for Your Crypto Trades in US
cryptonews31 December 2021 (LINK)

December 2021

Loopring: What Is LRC and How Does Make Ethereum Gas Fees Cheaper?makeuseof30 December 2021 (LINK)
Here's Why I Still Won't Buy Bitcoin, and You Shouldn't, Eitherfool26 December 2021 (LINK)
I teach cryptocurrency at UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business. Here are 3 things every new crypto investor needs to knowmarketwatch23 December 2021 (LINK)
What Is Loopring and What’s Driving Its Rise?coindesk22 December 2021 (LINK)

The blockchain-based project Loopring has developed a layer 2, or companion system, technology to help Ethereum scale, or increase capacity, ahead of its upgrade — by as much as 1,000x, according to the former head of business.

These Are the 10 Biggest Media Cryptocurrenciesentrepreneur17 December 2021 (LINK)
How to Pay With Crypto on Amazonmakeuseof17 December 2021 (LINK)
The Top 5 Reasons Why Cryptocurrencies Crashambcrypto15 December 2021 (LINK)
Risks of DeFi hacks can magnify as we head into 2022, here's whymakeuseof16 December 2021 (LINK)
WEF's crypto report: a 50-minute analysis by CoinBureau's Guy (youtube) — youtube14 December 2021 (LINK)
November blockchain funding recaptheblockresearch13 December 2021 (LINK)
Netflix over Bitcoin payment channels (technical proposal) — coingeek13 December 2021 (LINK)
Quick Reference about All Things About Terra (LUNA) For Beginnersthecurrencyanalytics13 December 2021 (LINK)
How Bitcoin Fixes The Old World Bureaucracy Of Paymentsbitcoinmagazine12 December 2021 (LINK)
My Node Runs On Home Solar: How Solar Energy Offers Protection From Government And Inflation Like Bitcoinbitcoinmagazine12 December 2021 (LINK)
UK's Atom Learning picks up $25M from SoftBank for an AI-based online learning platform aimed at elementary school-aged studentstechcrunch9 December 2021 (LINK)
The Craig Wright sagadecrypt9 December 2021 (LINK)
How to Sell on Trust Walletcryptopolitan6 December 2021 (LINK)
How to Connect Trust Wallet to MetaMaskcryptopolitan5 December 2021 (LINK)
Everything you need to know about Uniswap before investingnewsbtc5 December 2021 (LINK)
Crypto Exchanges in 2022: More Services, More Compliance, and Competitioncryptonews4 December 2021 (LINK)
Academic research claims ETH is a 'superior' store of value to Bitcoincointelegraph3 December 2021 (LINK)

November 2021

The Top Universities for Blockchain by CoinDesk 2021cryptoslate25 November 2021/originally 4 October 2021 (LINK)
WEF releases resource suite for CBDCs and stablecoins aimed at regulators and businesses leaderscointelegraph22 November 2021 (LINK)
Bitcoin's Taproot upgrade simply explainedfinbold16 November 2021 (LINK)
Want to Learn the Crypto Trade? Here Are Some Apps for Thatthekatynews13 November 2021 (LINK)
Traders can use Twitter to anticipate altcoin price movescointelegraph12 November 2021 (LINK)

Data shows that a spike in Twitter mentions preceded massive price rallies in at least five altcoins. (sells cointelegraph-related service)

The Problem With Decentralized Exchanges — And How To Solve Itdecrypt9 November 2021 (LINK)
What is Your Plan When the Dollar Crashes? Bitcoin (BTC) or Goldthecurrencyanalytics7 November 2021 (LINK)
A Deep Dive Into BitOrbitcoinmarketcap3 November 2021 (LINK)
Crypto chart-master Bill Noble has correctly predicted every twist and turn for bitcoin and ether over the last 2 months. He explains why ether is set to outperform bitcoin through year-end — and lays out 3 altcoins set to top peers: SOL, DOT, NEARbusinessinsider2 November 2021 (LINK)
Bitcoin And Biases — Bitcoin As ESG Moneybitcoinmagazine30 October 2021 (LINK)

On examination, we find that when discussing ESG in regards to bitcoin, the focus is far too often on the "E" and not the "SG".

What are DAOs? Here's what to know about the 'next big trend' in cryptocnbc25 October 2021 (LINK)
How To Crypto — A Curated List Of CryptoTicker Articles To Get You Startedcryptoticker24 October 2021 (LINK)
3 Reasons to Invest in Crypto — and 3 Reasons Not Tofool17 October 2021 (LINK)
Brave browser now includes a built-in crypto walletengadget16 October 2021 (LINK)
An ultimate guide to 10 top altcoins, their real-world applications, and why investors are betting their tech is the future of cryptobusinessinsider15 October 2021 (LINK)
Top 10 Cryptocurrencies & Their Real World Uses (includes video) — tradingview15 October 2021 (LINK)
Introducing The .Wallet Allianceunstoppabledomains5 October 2021 (LINK)

October 2021

Bitcoin And Biases — Bitcoin As ESG Moneybitcoinmagazine30 October 2021 (LINK)

On examination, we find that when discussing ESG in regards to bitcoin, the focus is far too often on the "E" and not the "SG".

What are DAOs? Here's what to know about the 'next big trend' in cryptocnbc25 October 2021 (LINK)
How To Crypto – A Curated List Of CryptoTicker Articles To Get You Startedcryptoticker24 October 2021 (LINK)
3 Reasons to Invest in Crypto -- and 3 Reasons Not Tofool17 October 2021 (LINK)
An ultimate guide to 10 top altcoins, their real-world applications, and why investors are betting their tech is the future of cryptobusinessinsider15 October 2021 (LINK)
Top 10 Cryptocurrencies & Their Real World Uses (includes video) — tradingview15 October 2021 (LINK)h
The Top Universities for Blockchaincoindesk11 October 2021 (LINK)
Introducing The .Wallet Allianceunstoppabledomains5 October 2021 (LINK)

September 2021

What is PancakeSwap?exodus14 September 2021 (LINK)
Why Are NFTs Valuable?cryptobriefing9 September 2021 (LINK)
How to tell the crypto hype from the crypto realityqz.com9 September 2021 (LINK)
Solana: What you need to know about the skyrocketing cryptocurrencymashable9 September 2021 (LINK)
Bitcoin: the future of money and the world economybitcoinmagazine8 September 2021 (LINK)

"The true innovation behind Bitcoin is the ability to transact value instantly around the world."

Top Five Economics Books to Learn Bitcoinbitcoinmagazine1 September 2021 (LINK)

August 2021

A Gentle Introduction To The Lightning Networkbitcoinmagazine27 August 2021 (LINK)
These are the 5 must-follow rules when investing in bitcoin, according to Fundstrat's Tom Leesource22 August 2021 (LINK)
Trading fees across spot exchangessource20 August 2021 (LINK)

"Luno, Liquid, Binance US, and FTX are the cheapest spot exchanges overall. FTX is the cheapest exchange for retail traders. Huobi, Gemini, Bitstamp, and Coinbase are the most expensive exchanges."

NFTs are a game changer for independent artists and musicianscointelegraph1 August 2021 (LINK)
How Bitcoin Solves The Store Of Value Problembitcoinmagazine1 August 2021 (LINK)

July 2021

5 easy ways crypto investors can make money without needing to tradecointelegraph31 July 2021 (LINK)
MIT Cryptoeconomics Labmit30 July 2021 (LINK)
How to Create a Non-Fungible Token? [Ultimate Guide]readwrite24 July 2021 (LINK)

June 2021

4 ways investors use support and resistance levels to make better tradescointelegraph28 June 2021 (LINK)
Chainlink, AAVE, Sushi: What's the deciding factor for these alts?ambcrypto21 June 2021 (LINK)
Bitcoin fees: Important facts to knowcryptopolitan20 June 2021 (LINK)
Bitcoin: As A Currency, Where Does It Derive Its Value From?seekingalpha18 June 2021 (LINK)
$312bn Hedge Fund Tidal Wave Could Be Coming to Cryptodailyhodl16 June 2021 (LINK)
Why The WEF Wants You To Learn About Bitcoin And Ethereumbitcoinist13 June 2021 (LINK)
DeFi will bring global revolution to the traditional finance spacecointelegraph13 June 2021 (LINK)
5 Ways investors can use the MACD indicator to make better tradescointelegraph11 June 2021 (LINK)
Unsure about buying the dip? This key trading indicator makes it easiercointelegraph7 June 2021 (LINK)
Why Solana and Polkadot Have Been The Least Impacted By The Crypto Crashnewsbtc4 June 2021 (LINK)
The 10 Most Popular Cryptocurrencies, and What You Should Know About Each Before You Investtime.com4 June 2021 (LINK)

May 2021

Different Colored Candlesticks in Candlestick Chartinginvestopedia22 May 2021 (LINK)
What is the difference between Token and Coin?betechwise22 May 2021 (LINK)
Algorand (ALGO) Smart Contracts with Few Twists of Model Pioneered by Ethereumthecurrencyanalytics20 May 2021 (LINK)
Setting the record straight on NFTs, the most misunderstood financial advancement in historyventurebeat23 May 2021 (LINK)
The Rise of NFTs: Exploring the Use Cases Beyond the Art Industry cryptopotato16 May 2021 (LINK)
Move Over Chainlink, UNI Might Offer a Better Oraclecryptobriefing12 May 2021 (LINK)
Ethereum: What is it and how is it different from bitcoin?nbcnews10 May 2021 (LINK)
Ethereum cheat sheet: Everything you need to knowtechrepublic10 May 2021 (LINK)
Monero: its uses and how to mine the privacy coin cryptopolitan10 May 2021 (LINK)
Bitcoin's Risk and Return Explained in 7 Amazing Charts (That You've Never Seen Before) medium6 May 2021 (LINK)

April 2021

Introduction to the world of Bitcoincryptopolitan29 April 2021 (LINK)
Where Can You Use Your Cryptocurrencies as of 2021? — cryptopolitan — 28 April 2021 (LINK)

Range includes shopping, cable TV in the US, Canada and parts of Europe, restaurants and cafes, travel, retirement funds and even mortgages (if you provide a somewhat larger down payment than usual).

Is it still worth placing a bet on SushiSwap [SUSHI]? — ambcrypto23 April 2021 (LINK)
What Is the Stock-To-Flow Model and Why Do So Many Swear by It?decrypt.co23 April 2021
Privacy Coins and zk-SNARKs: How Do They Work?decrypt.co22 April 2021
How To Use Ledger Plus MetaMask – Guide To The Safest Crypto Setupcryptoticker17 April 2021
Digitizing Real Estate: An interview with Etherland CEO Marc Couzic13 April 2021
Kraken in Review – For whom is the popular exchange really suitable?12 April 2021

"With currently 55 different cryptocurrencies listed on the platform and trading fees of 0.16% and 0.26% for buys and sells respectively. All in all, Kraken is recommended for almost everyone."

March 2021

What is the US dollar backed by? Bitcoin is at least backed by 'something'26 March 2021
A short guide to crypto tokens26 March 2021
Understanding Basic Candlestick Chartsinvestopedia25 March 2021 (LINK)
How to apply the DCA strategy to BTC25 March 2021
Everything you can buy with Bitcoin right now24 March 2021
MetaMask- An Ultimate Resource22 March 2021
METAMASK Review – What is METAMASK and how to USE15 March 2021
Bitcoin: why are there prices differences on different exchanges?13 March 2021
What is KAVA DeFi? A lending platform12 March 2021
Monero Price Prediction 2021 and beyond11 March 2021
Your Definite Guide on How to use AAVE App11 March 2021
How do crypto predictions work? Leveraging top crypto predictions8 March 2021
Crypto has some Secret Powers — Discover them with Student Coin6 March 2021
Ethereum fees are skyrocketing — But traders have alternatives6 March 2021
Is Bitcoin a Ponzi scheme? Pick your side in the latest Cointelegraph Crypto Duel!5 March 2021
Shrimpy Review | Social Trading Platform4 March 2021
How to use the Binance Smart Chain with MetaMask3 March 2021
Cryptocurrency Purchases Made In USD Are Not Reportable To The IRS2 March 2021

February 2021

Nano is what Bitcoin hoped to be19 February 2021
This 4-year Cycle Model Predicts Bitcoin Price with 95% Accuracy16 February 2021
How to Cancel a Pending ETH or ERC20 Token Transaction16 February 2021
How to resolve .zil domain names8 February 2021