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Blockchain technology. Cryptocurrencies. How-to's. Bitcoin. Dash. So many videos, so little time.

How to Store Your Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dash, etc...
Crypto Tips
Understanding the Hype: Bitcoin Bubble
Crypto Tips
Why Cryptocurrency Will Take Over the World
Amanda B. Johnson
The Daily Decrypt
How to Use a Cryptocurrency Exchange
Amanda B. Johnson
The Daily Decrypt
3 Ways to Anonymize Cryptocurrency Transactions
Amanda B. Johnson
The Daily Decrypt
Top 5 Ways to Buy Bitcoin Without ID
Amanda B. Johnson
The Daily Decrypt

How To Invest in Cryptocurrency: Super Beginners Guide
Ameer Rosic

Investor Ralph Shipp interviews Bitcoin evangelist Adam Meister


Amanda B. Johnson: First of 6 part series
explaining blockchain technology and the Dash cryptocoin
all 6 episodes are a "must watch"

How to Import Paper Wallets
Beginners Guide to Crypto Wallets
Crypto Tips

Bitcoin vs. Political Power:
The Cryptocurrency Revolution
Stefan Molyneux at TNW Conference

Bitcoin is Disruption:
Wired money TED Talk:
Andreas M. Antonopoulos

The future of money
Neha Narula
Ted

Andreas M. Antonopoulos educates
Senate of Canada about Bitcoin (Oct 8, 2014)
Bitcoin Embassy

Do You Make These 4 Mistakes When
Explaining Cryptocurrency to Newcomers?
DASH: Detailed

Critical Analysis
Alt Coins
Crypto Tips

Amanda B. Johnson: First of 6 part series
explaining blockchain technology and the Dash cryptocoin
all 6 episodes are a "must watch"

How to Import Paper Wallets
Beginners Guide to Crypto Wallets
Crypto Tips

Bitcoin vs. Political Power:
The Cryptocurrency Revolution
Stefan Molyneux at TNW Conference

Bitcoin is Disruption:
Wired money TED Talk:
Andreas M. Antonopoulos

Fake News, Fake Money
Andreas M. Antonopoulos

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Exchanges

Exchange Fiat for BTC, LTC, ETH only. Need to fully identify yourself in the US, i.e. scan and send you driver's license. Easy to use and transfer to and from your US Bank. Coinbase only supports 3 coins at the moment.
BTC, LTC, & ETH
Rating: (3 1/2)
Many coins listed, too much to count. Like all others, they require your name and address SS number, etc to buy crypto from your US bank. Bitch of a time getting to their support site. I had to create a fresh account that isn't my Poloniex account just to email their support. Even after that, I received absolutely no, nada, zero support. Still waiting for them to answer initial ticket. I'd be a nucklehead to ever use these guys again. No support. They never got back to me on an issue with my Steem transfer being stuck in limbo. Still waiting after 2 months and counting. For lack of a timely response getting my lowest rating.
Rating: (1/2)
190+ Coins supported Yes, you have to fully identify yourself with you ss, name, and address like with the others. I haven't had a significant user experience with Bittrex other than to set up an account. Ratings: I can not fairly rate this exchange yet.
To start trading on Kraken you either have to already have coins and transfer them there, or you have to do a wire transfer from your bank to them. Like all the others, you give up a part of your privacy for the privilege of buying USD from a US bank. Verification process more onerous than with others. It is in three tiers, but you can only do anything meaningful on the third tier, that's the verification they want you to photograph yourself holding your signature. Excellent support. They got back to me in less than an hour with my verification issue. We had a prompt, productive email exchange until I got myself verified. Plus Side: ++ Support was great (for email support). + Service appears solid.
Negative Side: -- Verification process more onerous than for others. -- To deposit USD fiat, you must send them a wire transfer - at your expense. (Coinbase can do that for you behind the scenes.)
Rating: (3)
Bisq is not an exchange. It puts buyers and sellers of crypto together. Has a well-defined arbitration system. Not US based, hense no overly burdensome signup requirements as in the Land of the Free. I really wanted to like this innovative service. But I still haven't figured out how to cost-effectively use this European service sending funds a US bank. Although I haven't preformed a transaction with Bisq yet, I have read their info, studied them on Reddit, and basically understand how they work.
Rating: (2 1/2)
Purse is not an exchange. Instead, you buy someone else their Amazon order with Bitcoin and they send you cash. Or vise-a-versa, you select an offer, pay their Amazon order and they pay you in Bitcoin.
You don't have to bend over backwards and get reamed in your privacy to sign up this innovative service. Easy to sign up. Seems easy to use. I'll try out selling some coins to get a deep discount off my Amazon order soon. For their innovative service and for not having to reveal yourself I'll give them a tentative good rating.
Rating: (3 1/2)
Localbitcoin.net is also not an exchange. They put buyers and sellers together so they can sit down with each other and make their trades. Signing up doesn't require answering overly intrusive questions. But then again they don't interface with the US banking system. I looked into trying LocalBitCoin. I found several local traders selling. But they all asked for rates exorbitantly above market rates. I decided to forgo doing business with any of them. Plus side: ++ Not having to reveal yourself. Negative side: -- sellers consistently ask for rate too far above the exchange rate.
Rating: (2)