Bitcoin School

Welcome to the part of our website that we call the ‘bitcoin school‘ because this is where you can learn more about bitcoin. Please read through our educational posts about bitcoin and the blockchain. Educate yourself on bitcoin technology today.

store bitcoin

Worried about how to store bitcoins? Bitcoin wallets store the private keys that you need to access a bitcoin address and spend your funds. They come in different forms, designed for different types of device. You can even use paper storage. It is important to secure and back up your bitcoin wallet. Bitcoins are a […]

 If you heard of Bitcoin you have probably heard of mining. So what exactly is mining you ask? Well, to explain that, we need to explain the blockchain. And then we will provide you with the information about, how bitcoin mining works. All About the Blockchain All the transactions for a cryptocurrency are recorded on […]


You want to mine bitcoin. But, how to start? There are three main categories of bitcoin mining hardware, each more expensive and more powerful than the last. This article explains each of them, and talks about how to make them work. By this stage, you will understand how bitcoin works, and what mining means. But […]


Bitcoin vs Cash

Oct 17, 2013 Investing 2 minutes

Looking at Bitcoin as a value transfer system. Bitcoin vs Cash has been one of the many hotly contested topics in the bitcoin space over recent months. You may believe or support the notion bitcoin should take over the world by collapsing financial institutions and or governments. You may want bitcoin to remain underground and […]

Why iceCUBED added Litecoin trading. This decision was made for a variety of reasons. Most importantly, demand was there from the community. It’s not our job to lecture people about the virtues of different coins. We do however recognise that the cost of entering the bitcoin mining market is significant. Many miners in South Africa already […]

HAPPY NEW YEAR Just a little extra something from us to you. The last bitcoin trade for 2013 will have a special bonus for the buyer and seller! The BUYER account will receive a lifetime trading commission rate of just 0.75%. The SELLER account will receive a lifetime trading commission rate of just 0.5%.

[youtube=] There are incredible opportunities to generate wealth with Litecoin. With some hard work, a lot of research and a good grasp of numbers, Litecoin can be an invaluable opportunity for Traders and Miners! This video puts the numbers in to perspective: providing us with examples of the people already taking advantage of these glorious […]

Bitcoin is often understood as the Gold to Litecoin’s Silver. Conceptually this is an easy way to understand it. There are some similarities. Also, it is easy to connect to this idea and understand it in this way. However, both Bitcoin and Litecoin are intangible and have the same non-monetary utility. Whereas gold and silver […] recently became the first major US retailer to start accepting Bitcoin. No doubt they saw advantages, for their revenue and business.   This has opened the floodgates. Other major retailers have started accepting Bitcoin. Tiger Direct is another retailer that has jumped on board. Obviously encouraged by Overstock’s huge success. Since integrating Bitcoin into […]