Top 10 Holiday Gifts for the Crypto Enthusiast in your Life
1. Stocktwits Bullish Collection
Where to Buy: Stocktwits Merchandise
Stocktwits, the largest social network for investors and traders, is celebrating the price of Bitcoin crossing the $20,000 mark by offering 20% off its “bullish” merchandise. As cryptos continue hitting all-time highs, celebrate 2020’s impressive rally with this stylish “BTC 20k” hat, or an aspirational “BTC 100k” tee.
Where to Buy: Cryptoclock
Monitor the latest prices for over 130 cryptocurrencies right on your desk. The 3D printed cyrptoclock uses WiFi connection for data access and lets you track prices on different exchanges. Offered only on Openbazaar decentralized crypto marketplace.
3. Crypto Exchange Stickers
Where to Buy: Redbubble
Decorate and personalize laptops, water bottles, windows, and more with Bittrex, Binance, BitFinance, Kraken, HitBtc, Poloniex and Coinbase stickers. Available in four sizes, these stickers are durable, water-resistant, and removable.
4. Crypto Socks
Where to Buy: Redbubble
Step into the new year with a fresh pair of soft, aubergine crypto socks. One size fits all. Print also available on 50+ products, including scarves, phone cases, and t-shirts.
5. Crypto and Blockchain Books
For the readers on your list, these are some are great books for learning more about crypto and blockchain technology.
Where to Buy: Amazon
Cryptoassets by Chris Burniske and Jack Tatar offers an introduction to blockchain for investors, including basic concepts, a valuation framework, and practical details on getting started.
6. Ethereum 2.0 Mask
Where to Buy: TeePublic
Celebrate this month’s momentous launch of Ethereum 2.0 (Eth2) Phase 0. While you wait for the full implementation of Eth2 to roll out, rock this stylish mask, available in Adult and Kids sizes.
7. edX Bitcoin and Crypto Online Course
Price: Free. Option to add a verified certificate for $99 USD
Where to Buy: edX
Developed by Blockchain at Berkeley and faculty from UC Berkeley's premier Computer Science department, this online course will teach you the fundamentals of Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency space, including the basics of smart contracts, the Ethereum platform and how to build decentralized applications. This six-week course is for anyone with any background interested in learning more about blockchain fundamentals.
8. KeepKey Hardware Wallet
Price: On sale now for $49
Where to Buy: KeepKey
Give the gift of security and online protection with KeepKey, the premier token wallet in the new ShapeShift Platform offering stress-free, virus and malware proof security. The wallet supports leading cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Litecoin, Dogecoin, Dash, and 46 ERC-20 tokens. ShapeShift, a web-based interface for managing your crypto, enables traders to manage cryptos with commission free trading directly from your wallet.
9. Ugly Crypto Sweaters
Get into the holiday spirit with these comfortable, unisex knit sweaters. Prints also available on face masks.
Where to Buy: HodlMoon
Help a friend or family member set up their first crypto wallet, and send over some BTC, LTC, DAI, or ETH to help them build their portfolio – much better than a gift card!
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NEW PRODUCTS AND HOT DEALS
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Hi, I’m Paul Veradittakit, a Partner at Pantera Capital, one of the oldest and largest institutional investors focused on investing in blockchain companies and cryptocurrencies. The firm invests in equity, pre-auction ICOs, and cryptocurrencies on the secondary markets. I focus on early-stage investments and share my thoughts on what’s going on in the industry in this weekly newsletter.