Chronos

YouTube. This is a YouTube video. Watch it on YouTube, because that's where it is. YouTube. https://youtu.be/aO6xjKSDcFo Fine, fine, just read the transcript below. --- Welcome, welcome to One Minute Crypto! I'm your host, Chronos, and today I want to give my thoughts on the recent drama around Bitcoin SV, a fork of Bitcoin Cash. Recently, the CEO of the major exchange Binance announced t...
Coinbase, the cryptocurrency behemoth based in San Francisco, has launched a new product called the Coinbase Card: a VISA debit card that allows you to spent crypto directly from your Coinbase account. Although they're not the first company to offer a product like this, it is still a big deal in the world of bitcoin. Learn more at https://www.coinbase.com/card, or watch the One Minute Crypto vid...
An upstart blockchain company, Veriblock secures their blockchain by embedding it using bitcoin's OP_RETURN code. This consumes BTC block space, and comes at the cost of other transactions. Is this a boon to bitcoin security, or a parasitic invasion? Watch the video below to learn more, then sound off in the comments. https://youtu.be/eSHguzsG2N4
Let's face it: bitcoin has two distinct use cases. It can act either as a speculator's toy, or an internet currency. Which is its true purpose, and how do you use it? Watch the video here, then sound off in the comments below. https://youtu.be/2-RBrbjHxY0
On May 15th, 2019, Bitcoin Cash will complete its next scheduled protocol upgrade. This time, we expect to introduce Schnorr Signatures, an alternative to ECDSA that comes with distinct advantages. What does this all mean for the rest of us? Privacy, scaling, better, faster, stronger. Watch the video to learn more: https://youtu.be/ulSbA623nG4 Want to dig into the technical side? Go for it! ...
Mining bitcoin is not as easy as it might seem. In this video, we highlight the biggest reason that most crypto miners end up losing money. Direct link: https://youtu.be/7LltMN4GOUU Transcript below: --- Welcome, welcome to One Minute Crypto! I'm your host, Chronos, and today I want to talk about why mining bitcoin is such a tough business to make money in. It's not intuitive that this w...
The Financial Conduct Authority commissioned Kantar TNS to survey a nationally representative sample of 2,132 UK consumers. They were asked high-level questions regarding their awareness, understanding and purchasing habits related to cryptoassets. Check out the research direct from the FCA: https://www.fca.org.uk/publications/research/consumer-attitudes-and-awareness-cryptoassets-research-summa...
The total number of bitcoin transactions processed per day has taken a giant nosedive. Despite this crash, its long-term growth remains strong. In this video, we compare it against the market price over the past 5 years. Watch it now: https://youtu.be/oIZoukT05Ys.
What is the single biggest obstacle to cryptocurrency going mainstream? In this video, we lay out the case for the throne to be claimed by capital gains tax. Every transaction? Ouch! Watch it now: https://youtu.be/oDOtRXiI6sc
In this video, we review the 2-oz .9999 Fine Gold Bar, by Denarium. Only 100 of these beautiful gold bars were minted in 2018, and they can hold a custom amount of bitcoin behind their tamper-evident hologram. Watch the video review below. Learn more: https://denarium.com/product/denarium-gold-bar-2018 Video link: https://youtu.be/5YdHUm4pAVU
Everyone has a different level of comfort when it comes to taking risks. Unfortunately, when it comes to bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, some risk is unavoidable. What's the best place to store them? * On an exchange? * On your computer? * On a phone? * On a hardware wallet? * Or something even safer? Watch the video for my own ideas, and post your thoughts below. https://yout...
We all have some sort of justification for doing what we do, but let's face it: some reasons are better than others. Investing in bitcoin could be a good idea, but we need to understand the source of our logic and motivation. The right idea, for the wrong reason, is often the wrong idea. 3 Bad Reasons to Buy Bitcoin: https://youtu.be/ggBP-eS6_wQ 3 Good Reasons to Buy Bitcoin: https://yout...
The level of traffic on the bitcoin blockchain took a sharp dive during the price crash of 2018, but a gradual and steady recovery has already taken us to new heights. Learn more in this 2-minute video: https://youtu.be/0N5Crg2_z4U
In just 16 short years, the bitcoin block reward will be under 1 BTC, trending toward zero. Not every blockchain works this way. We prefer infinite/unlimited supply growth over time, rather than this traditional approach to cryptocurrency.  Watch the video below to learn why. (Can these be embedded yet?) https://youtu.be/GY5DiglgctQ
If you're involved in a lot of small transactions, calculating the tax cost basis can be a real pain. Use the quick trick in the 2-minute video below to let the blockchain do the work for you! [https://youtu.be/MnY0k-qBJ7Q ](https://youtu.be/MnY0k-qBJ7Q)
Let's consider an economic enigma: how can it be that a selfish person actually makes a net contribution to society? Consider the logical argument in this 2-minute video (or read the transcript), then post your thoughts in a comment below. Video link: https://youtu.be/atYK9mNqtEM --- Transcript: Welcome, welcome to One Minute Crypto! I'm your host Chronos, and today I want to get your thou...
The total network hash rate graph on Bitcoin Cash is showing some unusual oscillations. What could be the cause? Watch the video to learn more: https://youtu.be/hpAO6SetXRo Read the full transcript below. -------------- Welcome, welcome to One Minute Crypto! I'm your host Chronos, and today we're going to look at an interesting pattern that's been showing up recently in the hash rate chart ...
We've all heard of the "51% Attack", the biggest fear of any blockchain. But how bad is it, really? Can your bitcoin be stolen? (Hint: probably not.) Here are 3 things that a successful attacker still can't do. Watch the video: https://youtu.be/yHMc-EE09Dc
Bitcoiners often refer to "inflation" as the rate of increase in the supply of their chosen token. Bitcoin's supply inflation rate is a couple percent per year, as the total number of bitcoins slowly approaches 21 million units. But in the wider universe, the word "inflation" has a much different meaning. Did you know that the USD money supply inflates at a completely different rate than the of...
Bitcoin payment addresses have always been a pain point for new users. Working with a giant blob of letters leaves a bit to be desired, no pun intended. Although QR codes can help in some situations, having a readable, speakable wallet address would be really useful. BCH CashAccounts to the rescue! Grab your username at https://www.cashaccount.info Watch a quick video ELI5 and demo: https://yo...