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Learn about blockchain, cryptocurrencies, DeFi and wallets. Guarda team prepares articles on the most relevant data for crypto newcomers as well as advanced users.

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Hedera and Hedera Hashgraph technology

Hedera and Hedera Hashgraph technology

If you wanted to understand Hedera and Hedera Hashgraph technology, you've come to the right place. Guarda Wallet has prepared for you a breakdown of the most controversial technology of recent times, answering all the popular questions.

10 min
What is Binance DEX?

What is Binance DEX?

A decentralized exchange is an exchange that operates on the basis of a distributed ledger, does not store users' funds and personal data on its servers, and acts as a simple search mechanism for orders to buy or sell user assets. Trading on such platforms takes place directly between participants without third parties.

5 min
Types of Consensus Algorithms

Types of Consensus Algorithms

Blockchain projects are decentralized and do not have any central authority within the network so consensus algorithms are important for them.

7 min
What are stablecoins?

What are stablecoins?

If you observe the dynamics of even the most popular cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin or Ethereum, it quickly becomes obvious how volatile they are. The main goal of stablecoins is to provide a consistent value over time.

9 min
What is Multisig / Multisignature Wallet?

What is Multisig / Multisignature Wallet?

At the beginning of February, following our clients’ continuous demands, Guarda has become the first-ever lightweight wallet to implement multi-signature technology for our Bitcoin wallet. This article will familiarise you with the term “Multisig”, the context behind it and its practical use.

6 min
Cryptocurrency Wallet vs Exchange

Cryptocurrency Wallet vs Exchange

Owing to the excessive volatility of the cryptocurrency market, the popularity of various exchange platforms is insane. Trading on the exchange can be truly exciting and even profitable but, unfortunately, when it comes to the security aspect, the situation doesn’t seem so bright.

11 min
What is a crypto wallet and how to choose one?

What is a crypto wallet and how to choose one?

We often say that cryptocurrencies are 'stored' in wallets; However, this is technically incorrect. The funds are stored on the blockchain: that great decentralized book that is the foundation of the crypto world.

10 min
What is a cryptocurrency? How to manage crypto?

What is a cryptocurrency? How to manage crypto?

Nowadays almost everyone is talking about cryptocurrencies, their exchange rates, usability and so on. Even those who know nothing about the blockchain field try to participate in such discussions. What are all these people actually talking about?

10 min
What is the difference between coins and tokens?

What is the difference between coins and tokens?

There are almost no differences in usage between coins and tokens, an ordinary user won’t tell a difference between them, but for some people, it’s important to know whether they invest into a coin or a token, so let’s find out what’s up with those coins and tokens.

5 min