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Bitcoin tops $9,000 level for first time in 13 months - MarketWatch

Bitcoin tops $9,000 level for first time in 13 months

MarketWatchThe digital currency is up more than 22% over the past month, and up 142% year to date.
Published: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 21:59:00 GMT

Bitcoin Suddenly Bounces--Here's Why - Forbes

Bitcoin Suddenly Bounces--Here's Why

ForbesBitcoin, still by a long way the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has been making up ground after being left in the dust by one of it's biggest rivals ...
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 23:37:00 GMT

Bitcoin billionaires Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss: They're now famously successful cryptocurrency entrepreneurs with the bitcoin exchange Gemini - CBS News

Bitcoin billionaires Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss: They're now famously successful cryptocurrency entrepreneurs with the bitcoin exchange Gemini

CBS NewsTheir names are Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, identical twins and Olympic athletes, famously portrayed in the film "The Social Network" as a privileged pair of ...
Published: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 14:03:00 GMT

Bitcoin 'Supply Shock' Is Looming, Warns Venture Capitalist - Forbes

Bitcoin 'Supply Shock' Is Looming, Warns Venture Capitalist

ForbesBitcoin, which has been climbing so far this year after a terrible 2018, has been keeping traders and investors guessing over the direction of the market, teasing ...
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 09:59:19 GMT

Bitcoin Worth Over $9,200 as Top Cryptos See Growth - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Worth Over $9,200 as Top Cryptos See Growth

CointelegraphFriday, June 14 — Most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate growth on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) crossed the $9,200 mark.
Published: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 15:16:00 GMT

Cryptocurrency market update: Bitcoin settles above $9,000, altcoins follow the lead - FXStreet

Cryptocurrency market update: Bitcoin settles above $9,000, altcoins follow the lead

FXStreetThe cryptocurrency market has been growing actively since last Friday, June 14. The total market capitalization increased to $228 billion; an average.
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 03:07:00 GMT

No One Actually Knows What Bitcoin Will Do Next - Forbes

No One Actually Knows What Bitcoin Will Do Next

ForbesBitcoin and cryptocurrency markets are highly volatile and, according to new research, incredibly unpredictable, appearing to move independently of most ...
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 06:15:00 GMT

Bitcoin Turns Crypto Haven as Biggest Exchange Plans to Restrict U.S. Users - Bloomberg

Bitcoin Turns Crypto Haven as Biggest Exchange Plans to Restrict U.S. Users

BloombergBitcoin is serving as a refuge for much of the rest of the cryptocurrency market. The largest digital asset gained as much as 2.4% to $8,463 Friday while just ...
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:29:00 GMT

Bitcoin usage creates over 22 megatonnes of C02 emissions: Study - BusinessLine

Bitcoin usage creates over 22 megatonnes of C02 emissions: Study

BusinessLineResearchers from Technical University of Munich (TUM) in Germany carried out the most detailed calculation of the carbon footprint of the Bitcoin system to date.
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 05:49:00 GMT

Facebook Cryptocurrency Could Be Good News for Bitcoin - Barron's

Facebook Cryptocurrency Could Be Good News for Bitcoin

Barron'sFacebook's cryptocurrency is the innovation that no one is asking for. But it might just be the jolt that Bitcoin and other digital assets need.
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:24:00 GMT

Facebook’s cryptocurrency foray leads bitcoin to its best trading stretch in 3 weeks - MarketWatch

Facebook’s cryptocurrency foray leads bitcoin to its best trading stretch in 3 weeks

MarketWatchReports that Facebook Inc. is about to roll out a cryptocurrency as soon as next week have helped bitcoin to notch its best weekly trading period in about...
Published: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 20:09:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price Skyrockets to $9,387: What’s Behind the New 2019 High? - Yahoo Finance

Bitcoin Price Skyrockets to $9,387: What’s Behind the New 2019 High?

Yahoo FinanceBy CCN Markets: The bitcoin price has surged by seven percent on the day, recording a 32 percent monthly gain and a 151 percent year-to-date gain against ...
Published: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 08:55:22 GMT

What Bitcoin Ban? Indian Central Bank Denies Involvement in Crypto Ban Bill - Yahoo Finance

What Bitcoin Ban? Indian Central Bank Denies Involvement in Crypto Ban Bill

Yahoo FinanceBy CCN Markets: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has denied knowledge of a proposed bill which would see Bitcoin and crypto ownership in India made ...
Published: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 09:23:00 GMT

Bitcoin Prices Gain As Positive Developments Attract Investors - Forbes

Bitcoin Prices Gain As Positive Developments Attract Investors

ForbesBitcoin prices rallied over the last week, benefiting from sustained, upward momentum as bullish developments drew new entrants to the space. The price of ...
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:51:41 GMT

Bitcoin Surpasses 1 Million Daily Active Addresses - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Surpasses 1 Million Daily Active Addresses

CoinDeskBitcoin just passed an interesting milestone today, one we haven't seen since November 27, 2017. According to CoinMetrics.io, there are now over a million ...
Published: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 17:00:00 GMT

Blow To Bitcoin As Former Banker Makes Stark Price Warning - Forbes

Blow To Bitcoin As Former Banker Makes Stark Price Warning

ForbesBitcoin and cryptocurrency bulls have been out in force over recent weeks and months, pushing the bitcoin price and the wider cryptocurrency market to ...
Published: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 08:21:17 GMT

Crypto Market Targets $300 Billion Cap: Bitcoin Cash, EOS, TRX, ADA Analysis - newsBTC

Crypto Market Targets $300 Billion Cap: Bitcoin Cash, EOS, TRX, ADA Analysis

newsBTCThe crypto market cap is surging above $265.0B, with sharp gains in bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). EOS, Tron (TRX), BCH, ripple, ADA, BNB, and other ...
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 05:01:37 GMT

Will Bitcoin Crash Again? Next Price Cycle Could Be Tamer Ride - Bloomberg

Will Bitcoin Crash Again? Next Price Cycle Could Be Tamer Ride

BloombergThe cryptocurrency market is one of booms and busts. Bitcoin went from essentially zero in 2009 to almost $150 by 2013. It then fell 60% and rebounded to ...
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 09:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin emits as much carbon as Las Vegas, researchers say - CBS News

Bitcoin emits as much carbon as Las Vegas, researchers say

CBS NewsBitcoin is responsible for the same amount of carbon dioxide emissions as a city like Las Vegas or Hamburg, and it's time to consider how to reduce its climate ...
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 19:00:00 GMT

A Bitcoin 'Millionaire' Is Planning To 'Resurrect' $20,000 Per Bitcoin By 2020 - Forbes

A Bitcoin 'Millionaire' Is Planning To 'Resurrect' $20,000 Per Bitcoin By 2020

ForbesBitcoin was pronounced dead by teen bitcoin and cryptocurrency "millionaire" Erik Finman in the midst of a bitcoin and cryptocurrency bear market that left most ...
Published: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 05:30:01 GMT

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Defies Gravity: Next Bullish Break Could Hit $10K - newsBTC

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Defies Gravity: Next Bullish Break Could Hit $10K

newsBTCBitcoin price surged higher above $9000 and $9300 against the US Dollar. BTC is currently gaining strength and it is likely to climb further above $9400 and ...
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 06:02:11 GMT

JPMorgan Says Importance of Bitcoin Futures Has Been Understated - Bloomberg

JPMorgan Says Importance of Bitcoin Futures Has Been Understated

BloombergBitcoin futures may be more important than many in the market appreciate, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Published: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 03:38:00 GMT

Bitcoin leaves a carbon footprint as large as Las Vegas, study finds - CNN

Bitcoin leaves a carbon footprint as large as Las Vegas, study finds

CNNSometimes, going digital isn't the most eco-friendly option.
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 20:22:00 GMT

How Bitcoin Is Taxed - Forbes

How Bitcoin Is Taxed

ForbesThere's a lot of confusion around how bitcoin is taxed, but there needn't be: Crypto assets like bitcoin enjoy remarkably favorable tax treatment from the IRS.
Published: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 11:00:15 GMT

Facebook's Radical Bitcoin-Beating Cryptocurrency Plans Revealed - Forbes

Facebook's Radical Bitcoin-Beating Cryptocurrency Plans Revealed

ForbesFacebook, the social media giant that has been lurching from crisis to crisis in recent years, is gearing up to unveil its bitcoin-beating new cryptocurrency ...
Published: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Grayscale: Bitcoin Gained 47% in US-China Trade War Drawdown - Cointelegraph

Grayscale: Bitcoin Gained 47% in US-China Trade War Drawdown

CointelegraphBitcoin (BTC) vastly outperformed traditional wealth preservation assets during the United States-China trade war, American digital asset manager Grayscale ...
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 12:16:00 GMT

Bitcoin Plunged Below $8,000--Did This Cause The Sudden Price Drop? - Forbes

Bitcoin Plunged Below $8,000--Did This Cause The Sudden Price Drop?

ForbesBitcoin, which has been swinging wildly over recent weeks, has crashed under $8000—losing almost $1000 per bitcoin in a matter of minutes...
Published: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Major Cryptocurrencies in The Green as Bitcoin Rallies Over $8,100 - Cointelegraph

Major Cryptocurrencies in The Green as Bitcoin Rallies Over $8,100

CointelegraphTop cryptocurrencies are trending up, and most tokens are in the green right now.
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 00:02:00 GMT

WATCH: Craig Wright briefly forgets he ‘invented’ Bitcoin - The Next Web

WATCH: Craig Wright briefly forgets he ‘invented’ Bitcoin

The Next WebCraig Wright remembers something he read in the Bitcoin white paper. He probably remembers it from when he wrote it, of course.
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 14:12:00 GMT

100 Bitcoin Users Perform What Might Be Largest 'CoinJoin' Transaction Ever - CoinDesk

100 Bitcoin Users Perform What Might Be Largest 'CoinJoin' Transaction Ever

CoinDeskThe community behind the privacy-centric bitcoin app Wasabi Wallet recently brought together 100 people to collectively execute a “CoinJoin” transaction on ...
Published: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 19:00:00 GMT

Apple's iPhone Is Taking Its First Steps Into Bitcoin And Crypto - Forbes

Apple's iPhone Is Taking Its First Steps Into Bitcoin And Crypto

ForbesApple, maker of the wildly successful iPhone, appears to be taking its first tentative steps into the world of bitcoin and cryptocurrency—revealing its upcoming ...
Published: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Here’s how much Izzy paid to move $19.1 worth of Bitcoin - Financial Times

Here’s how much Izzy paid to move $19.1 worth of Bitcoin

Financial TimesSomething cryptocurrency supporters don't admit to enough — mostly to their own detriment — is just how user unfriendly most of their services are. This is a ...
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 04:02:09 GMT

Bitcoin is an insult to gambling - New York Post

Bitcoin is an insult to gambling

New York Post Dear John: Like you, I believe bitcoin is a total fraud with nothing backing it. And it should be regulated by gambling commissions — not federal securities ...
Published: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 03:59:00 GMT

How The Super-Rich Are Buying Up Bitcoin - Forbes

How The Super-Rich Are Buying Up Bitcoin

ForbesFar from the murky, impersonal world of online bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchanges, billionaires who want to buy bitcoin do it through an office in west ...
Published: Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Briefly Breaks $8,000 as US Stock Market Sees Slight losses - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Briefly Breaks $8,000 as US Stock Market Sees Slight losses

CointelegraphWednesday, June 12 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate gains on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) approaches the $8,000 ...
Published: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 14:34:00 GMT

Bitcoin's Resiliency Following the Crypto Bubble's Collapse Is Telling - TheStreet.com

Bitcoin's Resiliency Following the Crypto Bubble's Collapse Is Telling

TheStreet.comThough Bitcoin is still arguably a very speculative asset, support for it as a store of value is proving more resilient than many predicted.
Published: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 13:02:16 GMT

Bitcoin Generates More Carbon Emissions Than Some Countries, Study Warns - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Generates More Carbon Emissions Than Some Countries, Study Warns

CointelegraphResearchers estimate that the annual emissions of CO2 generated by BTC are greater than the entire output of some small countries.
Published: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 16:51:00 GMT

$6 Million in Stolen Binance Bitcoin Is On the Move Again - CoinDesk

$6 Million in Stolen Binance Bitcoin Is On the Move Again

CoinDeskHackers are now accessing wallets containing cryptocurrency stolen from Binance in May. Coinfirm, the company that tracked the original few moves in early ...
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 20:30:00 GMT

Bakkt Names Launch Date for Bitcoin Futures Testing - Cointelegraph

Bakkt Names Launch Date for Bitcoin Futures Testing

CointelegraphInstitutional cryptocurrency platform Bakkt will begin testing its first product, physically-delivered bitcoin (BTC) futures on July 22, the company announced in a ...
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 13:51:00 GMT

Bitcoin Just Flashed Over $9,000 As Ethereum Powers Higher--Here's Why - Forbes

Bitcoin Just Flashed Over $9,000 As Ethereum Powers Higher--Here's Why

ForbesBitcoin, which has been on a rampaging bull run over recent weeks, has again powered higher, jumping over the psychological $9000 mark for the second time ...
Published: Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Michael Ford Named Newest Bitcoin Core Code Maintainer - CoinDesk

Michael Ford Named Newest Bitcoin Core Code Maintainer

CoinDeskLong-time Bitcoin Core contributor Michael Ford, who often goes by the handle “fanquake,” has been named the newest maintainer of the open-source software ...
Published: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 23:30:00 GMT

Why June Is A Good Month For Bitcoin - Forbes

Why June Is A Good Month For Bitcoin

ForbesFrom a seasonality perspective, the month of June has produced strong performance for the Bitcoin price and the Facebook's GlobalCoin can provide the much ...
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Markets Update: Crypto Prices Surge After Last Week's Pullback - Bitcoin News

Markets Update: Crypto Prices Surge After Last Week's Pullback

Bitcoin NewsDigital currency markets have regained some of the losses they endured last week, with the entire cryptoconomy now valued at $275 billion this Saturday.
Published: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 16:57:20 GMT

A Protocol for Issuing Tokens Launches on Bitcoin's Lightning Network - CoinDesk

A Protocol for Issuing Tokens Launches on Bitcoin's Lightning Network

CoinDeskMany bitcoiners thought it would be a cold day in hell when BHB Network co-founder Giacomo Zucco admitted that all tokens aren't inherently scams. But, as it ...
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 13:00:00 GMT

Jack Dorsey on bitcoin, Facebook's crypto, and the end of cash - Quartz

Jack Dorsey on bitcoin, Facebook's crypto, and the end of cash

QuartzQuartz spoke with the Twitter and Square founder about bitcoin, the end of cash, and more.
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:45:00 GMT

A 20-year-old bitcoin millionaire is determined to create the ‘Acorns of crypto’ - MarketWatch

A 20-year-old bitcoin millionaire is determined to create the ‘Acorns of crypto’

MarketWatchBefore he turned 19, bitcoin bets made Erik Finman a millionaire. Now, the crypto wunderkind says he wants to create a platform for investing in...
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 12:28:00 GMT

Hodler’s Digest, June 10–16: Top Stories, Price Movements, Quotes and FUD of the Week - Cointelegraph

Hodler’s Digest, June 10–16: Top Stories, Price Movements, Quotes and FUD of the Week

CointelegraphBitcoin is reportedly producing as much carbon emissions as Kansas City, while Facebook gets some new backers for its crypto project.
Published: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 18:17:00 GMT

IRS Agent Who Took Down ‘Silk Road’ Turns His Attention To Recreational Bitcoin Investors - Forbes

IRS Agent Who Took Down ‘Silk Road’ Turns His Attention To Recreational Bitcoin Investors

ForbesThe Internal Revenue *Service* has a message it wants to get out to recreational bitcoin investors who think they can dodge taxes on their cryptocurrency gains ...
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 19:23:08 GMT

Is Bitcoin's Increasing Anonymity a Threat to Privacy Coins? - Cointelegraph

Is Bitcoin's Increasing Anonymity a Threat to Privacy Coins?

CointelegraphBitcoin's privacy is getting better, but does it pose an existential threat to anonymous cryptocurrencies?
Published: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:47:00 GMT

Bitcoin Risks Short-Term Bear Reversal Below $7.4K Price Support - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Risks Short-Term Bear Reversal Below $7.4K Price Support

CoinDeskBitcoin is on the defensive, having closed below $8,000 last week. The price has also established a bearish lower high at $8,135. A short-term bullish-to-bearish ...
Published: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:00:00 GMT

Crypto Platform Says It Aims to Solve Bitcoin Scalability Issue - Cointelegraph

Crypto Platform Says It Aims to Solve Bitcoin Scalability Issue

CointelegraphCrypto platform says it is developing a “modern alternative to bitcoin” without scalability issues.
Published: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 12:02:00 GMT

Bitcoin Worth Over $8,400 as Most Top Altcoins See Losses - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Worth Over $8,400 as Most Top Altcoins See Losses

CointelegraphFriday, June 14 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate losses on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) crossed the $8,400 mark again ...
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 16:17:00 GMT

Bitcoin Bulls Are Getting Excited--Here's Why - Forbes

Bitcoin Bulls Are Getting Excited--Here's Why

ForbesBitcoin, now hovering around $7500 after a sterling few months that's seen the bitcoin price boom, has been trading sideways over the last couple of week, ...
Published: Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

What to Expect When the IRS Alters Its Bitcoin Tax Policy - CoinDesk

What to Expect When the IRS Alters Its Bitcoin Tax Policy

CoinDeskThe Takeaway. Coming guidance from the IRS will address longstanding questions about the tax treatment of cryptocurrency. The tax collector has identified ...
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin and Gold Prices Diverge Again, Extending 5-Month Correlation - CoinDesk

Bitcoin and Gold Prices Diverge Again, Extending 5-Month Correlation

CoinDeskBitcoin is again feeling the pull of gravity amid a rally in gold – a classic safe haven asset. The premiere cryptocurrency topped out at highs near $9,100 on May ...
Published: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

TP ICAP Enters the Crypto Business to Trade Bitcoin Derivatives - Bloomberg

TP ICAP Enters the Crypto Business to Trade Bitcoin Derivatives

BloombergFacing a slowdown in its core brokerage business, TP ICAP Plc has joined the handful of traditional finance firms opening the door to Bitcoin.
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 06:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Jumps Toward $9,000 in Best-Performing Month Since 2017 - Bloomberg

Bitcoin Jumps Toward $9,000 in Best-Performing Month Since 2017

BloombergBitcoin jumped as much as 10% on Monday to almost breach $9000 as it extended the best one-month rally since before the token's historic surge in 2017.
Published: Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Could Bitcoin's Lightning Power Mobile Communications? This Startup Thinks So - CoinDesk

Could Bitcoin's Lightning Power Mobile Communications? This Startup Thinks So

CoinDeskNew research from mobile mesh networking company goTenna explores how mobile communications can be decentralized with the help of bitcoin's lightning ...
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 04:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin's Rally Masks Uncomfortable Fact: Almost Nobody Uses It - Bloomberg

Bitcoin's Rally Masks Uncomfortable Fact: Almost Nobody Uses It

BloombergBitcoin has a lingering problem that few people are talking about amid the renewed exuberance of the recent price surge. Hardly anyone is using the world's ...
Published: Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price Eyes Chart Pattern That Kicked Off Bull Market in 2015 - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Price Eyes Chart Pattern That Kicked Off Bull Market in 2015

CoinDeskBitcoin's 50- and 100-candle moving averages on the three-day chart look set to produce a bullish crossover – a sign of bull market momentum. Back in October ...
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 11:00:00 GMT

What Is a Satoshi, the Smallest Unit on the Bitcoin Blockchain? - Cointelegraph

What Is a Satoshi, the Smallest Unit on the Bitcoin Blockchain?

CointelegraphFrom paying for pizza with satoshi (SAT) on the Lightning Network to the 10,000 satoshis being added to the Lightning Torch each time it is passed, down to the ...
Published: Sun, 09 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Fails to Hold $8K as Cryptos Trade Sideways, Stocks Tumble After Recent Surge - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Fails to Hold $8K as Cryptos Trade Sideways, Stocks Tumble After Recent Surge

CointelegraphCryptocurrency markets are trading sideways, most of the top 20 coins by market cap are seeing slight losses over the past 24 hours.
Published: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 19:17:00 GMT

Bitcoin Struggles to Build Momentum After Defense of $7.4K Price Support - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Struggles to Build Momentum After Defense of $7.4K Price Support

CoinDeskBitcoin is struggling to produce a stronger price bounce, despite the defense of the 4-hour chart's 200-candle moving average – a sign of buyer exhaustion.
Published: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price Eyes Stronger Recovery Rally After Bounce to $8K - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Price Eyes Stronger Recovery Rally After Bounce to $8K

CoinDeskBitcoin has bounced back to $8,000, forming a double bottom breakout – a bullish price pattern – on the 4-hour chart. The price breakout has opened the doors ...
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Suddenly Roars Back - Forbes

Bitcoin Suddenly Roars Back

ForbesBitcoin, which has been swinging wildly throughout this week, has rallied back to over $8000 per bitcoin, somewhat putting to rest investor and traders fears the ...
Published: Sun, 19 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price Drops Nearly 10%—and Back Below $8,000 - Fortune

Bitcoin Price Drops Nearly 10%—and Back Below $8,000

FortuneBitcoin touched a year-to-date high of almost $9100 on May 30, but is down about 6% so far in June.
Published: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

'Scarcity makes Bitcoin so interesting' - Deutsche Welle

'Scarcity makes Bitcoin so interesting'

Deutsche WelleInvestors keep wondering about the future of virtual currencies, most of all Bitcoin. Alena Vranova, head of strategy at cryptosecurity firm Casa, agrees that ...
Published: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:29:25 GMT

What's the Deal With the Lightning Network? - Bitcoin News

What's the Deal With the Lightning Network?

Bitcoin NewsRemember that layer two scaling solution they promised for Bitcoin back in the day? Does anyone know what happened to it? It feels like we've been waiting.
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 05:02:42 GMT

$1.5M in Stolen Bitcoin From 2016 Bitfinex Hack Changes Address - Cointelegraph

$1.5M in Stolen Bitcoin From 2016 Bitfinex Hack Changes Address

CointelegraphBitcoin stolen from Bitfinex back in 2016 has been moved from hackers' wallets to an unknown address on June 7.
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Breaks $9k: Next Possible Target $10K - newsBTC

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Breaks $9k: Next Possible Target $10K

newsBTCBitcoin price is gaining bullish momentum above $9000 against the US Dollar. BTC is likely to accelerate higher and it could even break the $10000 level in the ...
Published: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 05:08:34 GMT

Bitcoin Recovers to Trade Above $8,000, Gold Market Reports Losses - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Recovers to Trade Above $8,000, Gold Market Reports Losses

CointelegraphMonday, June 10 — The top 20 cryptocurrencies on CoinMarketCap are showing mixed signals, with bitcoin (BTC) back over the $8,000 price mark after seeing ...
Published: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 13:19:00 GMT

Top 5 Bitcoin Clones Pumping Hard This Week - The Merkle Hash

Top 5 Bitcoin Clones Pumping Hard This Week

The Merkle HashWhen the world's leading cryptocurrency starts to note respectable gains, it is usually a matter of time until altcoins do the same. This week has been no different ...
Published: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 20:16:35 GMT

The "Original Bitcoin" Was This Giant Stone Money on a Tiny Pacific Island - ScienceAlert

The "Original Bitcoin" Was This Giant Stone Money on a Tiny Pacific Island

ScienceAlertBitcoin and the blockchain may seem like puzzling new technological concepts, but the central tenet of this cutting-edge cryptocurrency goes back way longer ...
Published: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:42:22 GMT

The rational cryptocurrency investor's case for buying bitcoin - Quartz

The rational cryptocurrency investor's case for buying bitcoin

QuartzDetermining an intrinsic value for bitcoin is difficult, in large part because it's different things to different people. For some, bitcoin is a digital collectible they hope ...
Published: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 08:03:55 GMT

Bitcoin Useful as Investor ‘Tip-Off,’ Says Gold Bug Who Predicted 90% Price Crash - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Useful as Investor ‘Tip-Off,’ Says Gold Bug Who Predicted 90% Price Crash

CointelegraphBleakley Advisory Group's Peter Boockvar says now is the time to monitor bitcoin, but buy gold and silver.
Published: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 10:09:00 GMT

Bitcoin Reclaims $8K as Coins See Green, Experts Warn of Ominous Stock Market Volatility - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Reclaims $8K as Coins See Green, Experts Warn of Ominous Stock Market Volatility

CointelegraphFriday, June 7 — after recent shaky sentiment, the crypto markets are today back firmly in the green, with bitcoin (BTC) breaking back above the $8,000 mark, as ...
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Craig Wright Ordered to Personally Appear at Bitcoin Theft Mediation - Cointelegraph

Craig Wright Ordered to Personally Appear at Bitcoin Theft Mediation

CointelegraphA judge has ruled that a personal appearance by Craig Wright at mediation will promote “meaningful participation.”
Published: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 18:02:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $8,700 following Binance US Closure - newsBTC

Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $8,700 following Binance US Closure

newsBTCBitcoin is becoming a hedging instrument even against the rest of the cryptocurrency market. The largest cryptocurrency profited as much as 6 percent on Friday ...
Published: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 12:32:07 GMT

Bitcoin's 2019 Price Run Driven By Real Transaction Growth, Analysis Shows - CoinDesk

Bitcoin's 2019 Price Run Driven By Real Transaction Growth, Analysis Shows

CoinDeskAn experimental metric used to gauge the quantity and quality of activity on bitcoin's network clocked a 28-week high last Saturday, signaling the ...
Published: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Dips Below $8K as Price Sheds $700 in Two Hours - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Dips Below $8K as Price Sheds $700 in Two Hours

CoinDeskBitcoin has once again fallen beneath $8,000 amid a sharp sell-off that saw prices drop to as low as $7,778 according to Coindesk data. At 23:00 UTC late ...
Published: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Satoshi Posers — Why So Many Takers for the Bitcoin Crown? - Cointelegraph

Satoshi Posers — Why So Many Takers for the Bitcoin Crown?

CointelegraphThe real identity of Bitcoin's founder, Satoshi Nakamoto, has been a mystery since the inception of the preeminent cryptocurrency over a decade ago. Over the ...
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin $9,200 Ethereum $273 Ripple $0.43 Cryptocurrencies price prediction - FXStreet

Bitcoin $9,200 Ethereum $273 Ripple $0.43 Cryptocurrencies price prediction

FXStreetBitcoin price prediction: BTC/USD knocks at $9200 - Bitcoin confluence Bitcoin (BTC) has settled above $9100 after a strong rally on Sunday. A sust.
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 08:46:00 GMT

Crypto Market Rallies $15 Billion: Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, EOS, XLM Analysis - newsBTC

Crypto Market Rallies $15 Billion: Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, EOS, XLM Analysis

newsBTCThe crypto market cap gained sharply, with positive moves in bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). Altcoins such as LTC, ripple, bitcoin cash, EOS, TRX, and ...
Published: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:09:24 GMT

Mark Karpeles: Bitcoin Security Tech Needs an Update - CoinDesk

Mark Karpeles: Bitcoin Security Tech Needs an Update

CoinDeskDisgraced Mt. Gox manager Mark Karpeles is looking for a second act. Karpeles, the author of the new book “Cryptocurrency 3.0,” has come out as vocal ...
Published: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Expert: Facebook’s GlobalCoin Will Annihilate Ripple - Yahoo Finance

Bitcoin Expert: Facebook’s GlobalCoin Will Annihilate Ripple

Yahoo FinanceIn Keiser's opinion, GlobalCoin will render altcoins irrelevant, and this includes Ripple. “The $FB global stable coin… FaceCoin obviates need for hundreds of ...
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin's wild ride - 60 Minutes - CBS News

Bitcoin's wild ride - 60 Minutes

CBS NewsAnderson Cooper reports on how bitcoin was started, where it may go and some of the people who have ridden the cryptocurrency roller coaster over the last 10 ...
Published: Sun, 19 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Facebook And WhatsApp Break Cover With Bitcoin Rival Plans - Forbes

Facebook And WhatsApp Break Cover With Bitcoin Rival Plans

ForbesFacebook, the social networking giant which owns the popular WhatsApp messaging app and image-based Instagram, is gearing up to launch a rival to bitcoin ...
Published: Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

What Makes Slovenia a Cryptocurrency Leader – Bitcoin.com Mini-Documentary - Bitcoin News

What Makes Slovenia a Cryptocurrency Leader – Bitcoin.com Mini-Documentary

Bitcoin NewsSlovenia has a population of just 2 million but contains more retail locations accepting bitcoin cash payments than the entire United States. What makes this ...
Published: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 13:06:13 GMT

Bitcoin Indicator Flashes a Sell Signal as Slump Accelerates - Bloomberg

Bitcoin Indicator Flashes a Sell Signal as Slump Accelerates

BloombergAs euphoria over cryptocurrencies deflates in the wake of Bitcoin's biggest monthly surge in almost two years, technical indicators are showing there could be ...
Published: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price Looks Poised for Pullback But June Could Revive Rally - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Price Looks Poised for Pullback But June Could Revive Rally

CoinDeskBitcoin fell $1,100 on Thursday, creating a bearish candle on the daily chart and confirming a bearish divergence of a key indicator. Prices risk falling to the ...
Published: Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Fraud-Fighting 'Watchtowers' to Arrive in Next Bitcoin Lightning Release - CoinDesk

Fraud-Fighting 'Watchtowers' to Arrive in Next Bitcoin Lightning Release

CoinDeskSo-called lightning network “watchtowers” — a much-anticipated next step for securing the network — are coming soon. Watchtowers have long been ...
Published: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 04:00:00 GMT

Twitter's Jack Dorsey And Square Are Making Mass Bitcoin Adoption 'Inevitable' - Forbes

Twitter's Jack Dorsey And Square Are Making Mass Bitcoin Adoption 'Inevitable'

ForbesJack Dorsey, the chief executive of micro-blogging social network Twitter, is taking further steps toward incorporating bitcoin and cryptocurrencies into his ...
Published: Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Data Shows Bitcoin Has Radically Changed - Forbes

Data Shows Bitcoin Has Radically Changed

ForbesBitcoin, which has exploded back into the public consciousness over the last few months due to its surging price and a raft of positive cryptocurrency ...
Published: Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin SV Was the Best Performing Crypto in May – And it Wasn't Close - CoinDesk

Bitcoin SV Was the Best Performing Crypto in May – And it Wasn't Close

CoinDeskThe cryptocurrency markets saw rapid growth in May with quite a few outshining the largest by market capitalization, bitcoin. The leading cryptocurrency drew ...
Published: Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin futures volume was about a third of the spot volume in May - Yahoo Finance

Bitcoin futures volume was about a third of the spot volume in May

Yahoo FinanceBitcoin futures volumes have surged to record highs of $12 billion in May, a growth of 118% from April. JPMorgan estimated that after discounting the faked ...
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 06:30:12 GMT

Crypto Tidbits: Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Near, Facebook’s Libra Backed by Uber, Binance to Block US Clients - newsBTC

Crypto Tidbits: Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Near, Facebook’s Libra Backed by Uber, Binance to Block US Clients

newsBTCAnother week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. It would be fair to say that the past seven days for Bitcoin (BTC) and its ilk have been rather.
Published: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 18:01:29 GMT

Down $500 in Minutes: Bitcoin Rally Stalls As Price Rejected Above $9K - CoinDesk

Down $500 in Minutes: Bitcoin Rally Stalls As Price Rejected Above $9K

CoinDeskBitcoin's price peaked above $9,000 for the first time in over a year earlier today, but the rally was short lived as its price returned below $8,600 just minutes later.
Published: Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin price analyst predicts cryptocurrency will reach record high in six months despite recent crash - The Independent

Bitcoin price analyst predicts cryptocurrency will reach record high in six months despite recent crash

The IndependentCryptocurrency analysts have renewed their price forecasts following bitcoin's recent crash, with some prominent figures predicting it will still hit record highs ...
Published: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT