Coin Photography: A Photo is Worth 1,000 Words (Except When It’s...

A Guest Blog from Jenna Van Valen, photographer here at DWN. We’ve all heard the numismatic mantra, “Buy the coin, not the holder.” But what...

Use of Metallurgy in Coin Identification – Texas Jolas. VIDEO: 2:33

Dr. Garth Clark Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ...... Dr. Clark is a medical doctor, a chemical engineer and current president of the Bellaire, Texas Coin Club. He...

Precious Metal Verifier Available to Help Determine Genuine Gold & Silver...

David Blau, Inventor, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com .......   The flood of counterfeit coins entering the market has prompted new concerns about determining the authenticity. Up until this...

Why Did Byzantine Coins Become Cup-Shaped?

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ....   ON MARCH 27, 2014 the US Mint released its first curved coins: five-dollar gold, one-dollar silver and...

ANS Announces New Digitization Program for Roman Coins. VIDEO: 13:57

Giles Bransbourg, Adjunct Curator of Roman Coins, American Numismatic Society, Moderator: Harlan Berk....   A new program to digitize the Roman coins in the ANS Collection...

Exploring the World of Money – a Collaboration between MoneyMuseum and...

As of 1 March 2014, MoneyMuseum presents podcasts revolving around numismatic topics to all those interested on iTunes U. In order to make this...

The Elephant- More than an Animal, 3D Technology in a New...

Lutz Büker, InduVis GmbH The 10th Technical Forum international trade conference took place on February 6th, 2014. The Forum offers presentations detailing the latest developments in...

Austrian Mint: (R)evolution – Innovation Process & Niobium Coins. VIDEO:...

Dr. Manfred Matzinger-Leopold, Austrian Mint. 10th Technical Forum, World Money Fair, Berlin Germany. The discussions among experts of mints that operate internationally and their partners from...

Digital Metals Creates Web Applications to Enhance Precious Metals Trading. VIDEO:...

John Humphrey, Executive Vice President, Digital Metals Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ......... A host of new web services are being offered by Digital Metals to expand...

NumisDirect.com Offers New Coin Trading Platform for Coin Market. VIDEO: 4:40

Blake Thomas, Project Manager, NumisDirect.com Interviewer: David Lisot.......... A new coin trading platform for certified coins has been announced by NumisDirect. Blake Thomas has been involved in...

The eBay PCGS Coin Catalog Is Coming Soon: How It...

Professional Coin Grading Service  is teaming with one of the world's largest online marketplaces, eBay , to expand the eBay U.S. and Canada Coins...

SilverTowne Announces New Mobile Version of Their Website

The new SilverTowne mobile website provides users with an easier way to browse the SilverTowne website on phones, tablets and other devices. SilverTowne L.P., one...

BITCOIN VS. GOVERNMENT-ISSUED FIAT MONEY

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Many freedom-oriented people are skeptical about long-term prospects for the U.S. dollar and other fiat currencies, which means they...

Technology Changes How Collectors of Coins and Precious Metals Investors do...

ModernCoinMart (MCM), a division of John Maben Rare Coins, Inc., of Sarasota, Florida, has laid a benchmark in the 21st century coin market as...

Dillon Gage Is On the Go with Release of New Mobile...

Dillon Gage Metals has just made it easier to access precious metals information while on the go with the release of its free, new...

The New On-line Red Book: A Quick Review

by Al Doyle When it comes to being iconic in numismatic circles, nothing can top A Guide Book to United States Coins, universally known as...

Delcampe Offers New Bank Trading Platform. VIDEO: 4:21.

Dimitri Aerts, Dutch Manager, Belgium Interviewer: David Lisot The Belgian internet company Delcampe has a website that specializes in the sale and auction of paper money. Notes...

Identicoin Offers New Technology for Sorting Coins

Steven Davic, Founder, Identicoin Interviewer: David Lisot A new idea using the latest technology allows coins to be sorted faster and more efficiently than ever before. Founder...

SilverTowne Launches New Podcast – The SilverTowne Vault Cast

New podcast helps listeners keep up to date with summaries of current gold and silver news and precious metals pricing. SilverTowne L.P., one of the...

CoinSearch Program Update, A New Tool to Help Collectors

Mark Meyer, Developer, Certified Coin Exchange (CCE) Interviewer: David Lisot In June 2012 at the Long Beach Expo a new computer and mobile phone application named...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation™ (NGC®) Releases First Mobile App: NGC Coin Details

- Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC®),  the world’s largest third-party coin grading company, has released its first mobile phone application. NGC Coin Details is...

Royal Canadian Mint: The Making of the World’s Largest Gold Coin

Making of the world's largest gold coin, a 2007 Canadian $1,000.000 Maple Leaf. This coin breaks all records: It weighs a staggering 100 kilos and...