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The teenager who made millions on Bitcoin is staking it all on this obscure token - VentureBeat

The teenager who made millions on Bitcoin is staking it all on this obscure token

VentureBeatThe world's youngest bitcoin millionaire announced he's transferring all of his bitcoin holdings into Metal, a cryptocurrency that launched an ICO in 2017.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:12:00 GMT

Bitcoin Poised To Break Out Big - Forbes

Bitcoin Poised To Break Out Big

ForbesBitcoin is ripe for a breakout soon – one that could vault it close to all-time highs – or sending it tumbling down to long-term support.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 15:41:30 GMT

If Bitcoin Collapses, Buy The Dow; Libra Boosts Crypto Firm For Central Banks - Forbes

If Bitcoin Collapses, Buy The Dow; Libra Boosts Crypto Firm For Central Banks

ForbesGet Forbes' top crypto and blockchain stories delivered to your inbox every Friday for the latest news on bitcoin, other major cryptocurrencies and enterprise ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 15:30:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price Breaks $10,100 as Top Altcoins See Green - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Price Breaks $10,100 as Top Altcoins See Green

CointelegraphSunday, Aug. 25 — Most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are seeing moderate gains on the day while Bitcoin (BTC) circles around the $10,100 mark.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 10:35:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price Fights to Hold $10K Support While Altcoins See Drops - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Price Fights to Hold $10K Support While Altcoins See Drops

CointelegraphSaturday, Aug. 24 — Crypto markets continued to see red as Bitcoin (BTC) dipped below the $10,000 price mark several times within 12 hours. Only two out of ...
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 22:23:00 GMT

HODL: 79% of Bitcoin Addresses Are in Profit, Will They Sell? - newsBTC

HODL: 79% of Bitcoin Addresses Are in Profit, Will They Sell?

newsBTCBitcoin has undoubtedly had a stellar 2019 so far. Year to date, the cryptocurrency has gained some 200%, rallying from around $3500 to $10000. Related.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 18:00:21 GMT

Bitcoin's Bull Run Could Be Just Getting Started—Here's Why - Forbes

Bitcoin's Bull Run Could Be Just Getting Started—Here's Why

ForbesBitcoin has soared so far this year, with the bitcoin price rising more than 200% since the beginning of the year...
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 01:20:00 GMT

Massive bitcoin transactions, but few explanations - Yahoo Finance

Massive bitcoin transactions, but few explanations

Yahoo FinanceAt midday yesterday, whales moved around 77,000 BTC—worth a whopping $780 million —into three unknown wallets. To put that into perspective, that's ...
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 18:11:00 GMT

US Man Pleads Guilty to Running $25 Million Bitcoin Laundering Scheme - Cointelegraph

US Man Pleads Guilty to Running $25 Million Bitcoin Laundering Scheme

CointelegraphA man apprehended for selling two pounds of meth to an undercover agent pleaded guilty to running a $25 million money-laundering scheme using Bitcoin.
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 18:50:00 GMT

Bitcoin Is The New Gold: Trade War - Forbes

Bitcoin Is The New Gold: Trade War

ForbesGold runs ahead of the markets when reacting to Trump's trade war, but bitcoin outperforms gold by a mile.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 18:26:57 GMT

Venture Capitalist Makes 'Severe' Bitcoin Warning - Forbes

Venture Capitalist Makes 'Severe' Bitcoin Warning

ForbesBitcoin has been trading sideways over recent months as traders and investors speculate over its potential as a safe haven asset similar to gold...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:40:36 GMT

UK Employee Explains Why He Chose a 100% Bitcoin Salary - Cointelegraph

UK Employee Explains Why He Chose a 100% Bitcoin Salary

Cointelegraph"People always ask how I am coping with living on Bitcoin,” a British software developer told The Mirror in an interview this week, “but the truth is that my lifestyle ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:19:00 GMT

U.S. government’s blacklisting of Bitcoin addresses is just getting started - Yahoo Finance

U.S. government’s blacklisting of Bitcoin addresses is just getting started

Yahoo FinanceThe U.S. government is paying close attention to illegal activity associated with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. And the government's “blacklisting” of ...
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 14:35:00 GMT

What will happen when Bitcoin mining rewards go away - Boing Boing

What will happen when Bitcoin mining rewards go away

Boing Boinghttps://youtu.be/-HZ-Ooav_TE Approximately once every ten minutes, the Bitcoin network issues one "miner" with a block reward of freshly minted bitcoins. When ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 21:09:00 GMT

Bitcoin as the New Safe Haven - Yahoo Finance

Bitcoin as the New Safe Haven

Yahoo FinanceBitcoin, the bad boy of the global financial markets that, could by some, be considered a safe haven. There may be some way to go for others…
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:49:00 GMT

Shock Bitcoin Data Reveals Stark Ethereum, Litecoin And Ripple XRP Warning - Forbes

Shock Bitcoin Data Reveals Stark Ethereum, Litecoin And Ripple XRP Warning

ForbesBitcoin's dominance, a measure of bitcoin's value compared to the wider cryptocurrency market, is hovering around 70% after climbing this year, according to ...
Published: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:51:16 GMT

'Extreme' Bitcoin Warning Spooks Crypto Market - Forbes

'Extreme' Bitcoin Warning Spooks Crypto Market

ForbesBitcoin and cryptocurrency traders and investors are nervously watching prices after market sentiment appeared to take a turn for a worse, dropping to its lowest ...
Published: Sat, 17 Aug 2019 23:10:54 GMT

Investors have been plowing money into bitcoin since the start of the US-China trade war - Business Insider

Investors have been plowing money into bitcoin since the start of the US-China trade war

Business InsiderMany investors have bought gold, a conventional haven asset, as the US-China trade war continues to weigh on global growth and market sentiment. People a...
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 10:48:56 GMT

Kraken OTC Head: Bitcoin Is Not Safe Haven Yet - Cointelegraph

Kraken OTC Head: Bitcoin Is Not Safe Haven Yet

CointelegraphToday's digital assets trading industry is much like how Wall Street used to be, according to head of OTC at cryptocurrency exchange Kraken Nelson Minier.
Published: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

The Serious Money Is Warming to Bitcoin - WIRED

The Serious Money Is Warming to Bitcoin

WIREDThere's an arms race afoot over who can store cryptocurrency safest. Perhaps you'd like your bitcoin buried in a vault under a mountain in the Swiss Alps? Xapo ...
Published: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Sees More Red as the Broader Market Takes another Weekly Hit - Yahoo Finance

Bitcoin Sees More Red as the Broader Market Takes another Weekly Hit

Yahoo FinanceAnother bearish start to the day leaves Bitcoin on the brink of joining the rest of the majors in the red for the week.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 09:38:14 GMT

Bitcoin Price Looks Bearish Despite Bounce to $10.2K - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Price Looks Bearish Despite Bounce to $10.2K

CoinDeskBitcoin's recovery from $9,755 to $10,255 seen in the last 24 hours lacks volume support and could be short-lived. Supporting the case for a drop back to $9,755 ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Risks Slide to $9.5K After Sudden $700 Price Drop - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Risks Slide to $9.5K After Sudden $700 Price Drop

CoinDeskBitcoin quickly fell from $10,842 to $10,082 earlier today, confirming a rising wedge breakdown on the hourly chart. The bearish reversal pattern has opened the ...
Published: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:30:00 GMT

Bitcoin 'Millionaire' Backs New Cryptocurrency Platform—Despite It Crashing A Staggering 98% - Forbes

Bitcoin 'Millionaire' Backs New Cryptocurrency Platform—Despite It Crashing A Staggering 98%

ForbesBitcoin has created a fair few millionaires since it exploded in value over the last few years, with some 17000 bitcoin addresses containing more than $1 million ...
Published: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:43:01 GMT

The New Bitcoin Banks Are Here - Bitcoin News

The New Bitcoin Banks Are Here

Bitcoin NewsA new age of banking is imminent. Legacy models will be forced to follow suit or become obsolete in the eyes of value holders worldwide, as new bitcoin and ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:01:56 GMT

Pompliano: Bitcoin Will Be In Every Institutional Investor’s Portfolio - Cointelegraph

Pompliano: Bitcoin Will Be In Every Institutional Investor’s Portfolio

CointelegraphAmerican investor and Morgan Creek Digital Assets co-founder Anthony Pompliano says that Bitcoin will end up in every institutional investor's portfolio.
Published: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:17:00 GMT

Bitcoin Selloff Stalls at Historical Price Support Near $10K - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Selloff Stalls at Historical Price Support Near $10K

CoinDeskBitcoin's defense of the 100-day moving average and a bullish divergence of an hourly chart indicator suggest scope for a minor price bounce to $10,300 ...
Published: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Hovers Around $10,130 as Altcoins Suffer Minor Losses - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Hovers Around $10,130 as Altcoins Suffer Minor Losses

CointelegraphOn Aug. 24, most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are suffering moderate losses on the day while Bitcoin (BTC) hovers around the $10,130 mark.
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 09:07:00 GMT

Bitcoin Dominance is Actually Above 90%, New Research Suggests - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Dominance is Actually Above 90%, New Research Suggests

CointelegraphBitcoin's true share of the total market capitalization for all cryptocurrencies could be as high as above 90%, a new analysis claims.
Published: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 08:34:00 GMT

Bitcoin Bottomed at $9,080, BTC to Rally Into End of 2019 - newsBTC

Bitcoin Bottomed at $9,080, BTC to Rally Into End of 2019

newsBTCOnce again, Bitcoin (BTC) has stagnated, finding a foothold around $10000 for the umpteenth time in a matter of weeks. While this is a positive.
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 18:01:15 GMT

Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 25/08/19 - Yahoo Finance

Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 25/08/19

Yahoo FinanceBitcoin Cash ABC fell by 2.18% on Saturday. Reversing most of a 2.7% gain from Friday, Bitcoin Cash ABC ended the day at $307.61. A bullish start to the day ...
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:38:58 GMT

New Data Reveals Serious Bitcoin Warning - Forbes

New Data Reveals Serious Bitcoin Warning

ForbesBitcoin has been rallying hard so far this year but the latest rally, which has seen the bitcoin price soar by around 200% in just six months, could be coming to ...
Published: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Terrorists Turn to Bitcoin for Funding, and They're Learning Fast - The Indian Express

Terrorists Turn to Bitcoin for Funding, and They're Learning Fast

The Indian ExpressThe authorities have begun to raise alarms about a steady uptick in the number of militant groups using the hard-to-trace digital currency.
Published: Sun, 18 Aug 2019 18:14:10 GMT

Bitcoin Price Drops by $700 in Minutes After Failing to Crack $11K - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Price Drops by $700 in Minutes After Failing to Crack $11K

CointelegraphBitcoin (BTC) price faced *fresh* bearish sentiment Aug. 21 after a rejection of $11,000 sent markets tumbling hundreds of dollars in minutes. Market visualization.
Published: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:13:00 GMT

Canadians Charged for $220000 Bitcoin Scam on Twitter - CoinDesk

Canadians Charged for $220000 Bitcoin Scam on Twitter

CoinDeskTwo Canadian nationals have been indicted for scheming to steal bitcoin from an Oregon resident. Karanjit and Jagroop Singh Khatkar of Surrey, British ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 14:01:00 GMT

Bitcoin Advocate Becomes ‘Nobody’ to Run for New Hampshire Town Mayor - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Advocate Becomes ‘Nobody’ to Run for New Hampshire Town Mayor

CointelegraphA Bitcoin advocate who has changed his name to “Nobody” was first in line to file his candidacy for Mayor of Keene on Aug. 21. The town in the state of New ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:57:00 GMT

Early Bitcoin Contributor Projected $10 Million BTC Price 10 Years Ago - Bitcoinist

Early Bitcoin Contributor Projected $10 Million BTC Price 10 Years Ago

BitcoinistJust a week after the bitcoin genesis block in January 2009, computer scientist Hal Finney published a price prediction model of ten million.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:04:41 GMT

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Weekly Forecast: Remains Sell Until This Changes - newsBTC

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Weekly Forecast: Remains Sell Until This Changes

newsBTCBitcoin price is facing an uphill task near $10500 and $10680 against the US Dollar. BTC remains in a downtrend unless the bulls gain strength above $10500.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 06:01:14 GMT

Bitcoin has become an unlikely safe haven as global turmoil has rocked markets. But not everyone thinks t.. - Business Insider

Bitcoin has become an unlikely safe haven as global turmoil has rocked markets. But not everyone thinks t..

Business InsiderCryptocurrencies such as bitcoin are becoming more and more appealing to investors as safe haven assets as trade tensions and geopolitical forces whip glo...
Published: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 20:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin worth £900,000 seized from hacker to compensate victims - The Guardian

Bitcoin worth £900,000 seized from hacker to compensate victims

The GuardianJudge told Grant West he would face four more years in jail if he refused to comply.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:51:00 GMT

Bitcoin Suddenly Under $10,000 As Ethereum, Litecoin And Ripple's XRP Dive—Here's Why - Forbes

Bitcoin Suddenly Under $10,000 As Ethereum, Litecoin And Ripple's XRP Dive—Here's Why

ForbesBitcoin and cryptocurrency markets are in turmoil along with traditional markets with many of the biggest digital tokens, including ethereum, ripple's XRP, and ...
Published: Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin More Efficient for Paying Taxes in Canada, Says Local Exchange - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin More Efficient for Paying Taxes in Canada, Says Local Exchange

CointelegraphEvan Kuhn, the co-founder of Toronto-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinberry, has claimed Bitcoin (BTC) is more efficient for paying taxes than bank cards.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 06:12:00 GMT

Bitcoin Miners Are Heating Homes Free of Charge in Frigid Siberia - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Miners Are Heating Homes Free of Charge in Frigid Siberia

CoinDeskHotmine CEO Oles Slobodenyuk couldn't have picked a better place to pitch his product: a bitcoin mining rig that doubles as a home heating appliance. Irkutsk ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 13:30:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price ‘Not at the Top’ of New Bull Cycle Yet, Data Shows - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Price ‘Not at the Top’ of New Bull Cycle Yet, Data Shows

CointelegraphBitcoin (BTC) prices have far higher to go during their current market cycle if crowd sentiment takes charge, according to analysis of the Bitcoin Days Destroyed ...
Published: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:17:00 GMT

The Dallas Mavericks Are Now Accepting Bitcoin - Forbes

The Dallas Mavericks Are Now Accepting Bitcoin

ForbesThe Dallas Mavericks now accept Bitcoin as a method of payment for both game tickets and merchandise. BitPay will process all Bitcoin payments through the ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 19:17:23 GMT

What's Driving Up Bitcoin Price? Central Banks, Says FT Reporter - Cointelegraph

What's Driving Up Bitcoin Price? Central Banks, Says FT Reporter

CointelegraphThe Financial Times' chief correspondent for international finance has argued that central banks can ironically be credited for igniting Bitcoin's price. In a column ...
Published: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:19:00 GMT

Major Coins Report Mild Losses, Bitcoin Price Hovers Around $10,700 - Cointelegraph

Major Coins Report Mild Losses, Bitcoin Price Hovers Around $10,700

CointelegraphTuesday, Aug. 20 — following a brief period of recovery, almost all of the top-20 coins by market capitalization have entered the red again, with Bitcoin (BTC) ...
Published: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 20:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Miners “Very Bullish” on Price: Skew - newsBTC

Bitcoin Miners “Very Bullish” on Price: Skew

newsBTCBitcoin miners are turning very bullish on the cryptocurrency's price, according to data analytics firm Skew Markets. The London-based cryptocurrency.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 13:01:18 GMT

Researchers: Bitcoin Price Drop Not Caused by $3B Ponzi BTC Dump - Cointelegraph

Researchers: Bitcoin Price Drop Not Caused by $3B Ponzi BTC Dump

CointelegraphBitcoin's (BTC) recent price drop has not been caused by Bitcoin sell-offs from a $3 billion Chinese Ponzi scheme PlusToken, according to researchers at crypto ...
Published: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:54:00 GMT

Square Crypto Hires Matt Corallo to Boost Bitcoin Development - CoinDesk

Square Crypto Hires Matt Corallo to Boost Bitcoin Development

CoinDeskSquare Crypto, the division of the publicly traded payments company that focuses exclusively on bitcoin, just hired one of the world's most prolific bitcoin ...
Published: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 18:00:00 GMT

Craig Wright Again Claims Authorship of Bitcoin White Paper - CoinDesk

Craig Wright Again Claims Authorship of Bitcoin White Paper

CoinDeskCraig Wright, the Australian entrepreneur who controversially says he's bitcoin's anonymous inventor Satoshi Nakamoto, has made another attempt to cement ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:50:00 GMT

Top 3 price prediction Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple: One step forward two steps back-Confluence Detector - FXStreet

Top 3 price prediction Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple: One step forward two steps back-Confluence Detector

FXStreetThe trade war between China and the United States continues to escalate. The situation is having a blowback on the global economy. Besides, the United.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Two Libertarians, Two Views on Bitcoin's Ability to Disrupt Fiat Money - CoinDesk

Two Libertarians, Two Views on Bitcoin's Ability to Disrupt Fiat Money

CoinDesk“Half of the audience here is like, 'I hope you die in a fire.'” As a libertarian, comedian and podcast host Dave Smith has a lot of common ground with bitcoin ...
Published: Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Winklevoss Twins on Bitcoin: ‘Wall Street Has Been Asleep at the Wheel’ - Cointelegraph

Winklevoss Twins on Bitcoin: ‘Wall Street Has Been Asleep at the Wheel’

CointelegraphThe Winklevoss twins — Bitcoin bulls and founders of the Gemini crypto exchange — say its retail investors who are still largely reaping the benefits of the cry...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:27:00 GMT

Each Bitcoin bull market started with miner capitulation, says researcher - CryptoSlate

Each Bitcoin bull market started with miner capitulation, says researcher

CryptoSlateMining difficulty could be an indicator for predicting BTC prices. All three of the major bull runs in Bitcoin's history started after mining difficulty reached its bottom.
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 18:54:05 GMT

Crypto Markets Descending, With Bitcoin Price Sinking Below $10,200 - Cointelegraph

Crypto Markets Descending, With Bitcoin Price Sinking Below $10,200

CointelegraphSaturday, Aug. 17 — Most major cryptocurrency markets have seen a slight drop today, with Bitcoin (BTC) falling below the $10,200 price point, according to ...
Published: Sat, 17 Aug 2019 20:08:00 GMT

Bitcoin Hackers Charged As Nuclear Power Plant Security Compromised - Forbes

Bitcoin Hackers Charged As Nuclear Power Plant Security Compromised

ForbesIllicit Bitcoin mining consumes a lot of electricity. So what could be better, or should that be worse, than hacking into a nuclear power plant to mine your ...
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 06:03:53 GMT

PlusToken Suspected Ponzi Moves $240M in Four Bitcoin Transactions - Cointelegraph

PlusToken Suspected Ponzi Moves $240M in Four Bitcoin Transactions

CointelegraphOver $240 million in proceeds from the alleged crypto scheme PlusToken have reportedly moved through four Bitcoin (BTC) transactions. Whale Alert — a ...
Published: Sun, 18 Aug 2019 15:49:00 GMT

Ripple's XRP Branded A 'Scam' By Bitcoin Analyst As Lawsuit Row Intensifies - Forbes

Ripple's XRP Branded A 'Scam' By Bitcoin Analyst As Lawsuit Row Intensifies

ForbesRipple's XRP has never been far from controversy recently, with the company currently embroiled in a row that's seen one disgruntled investor accuse it of ...
Published: Sun, 18 Aug 2019 09:08:50 GMT

Here’s what bitcoin’s relationship with the stock market and gold looks like over the past 90 days - MarketWatch

Here’s what bitcoin’s relationship with the stock market and gold looks like over the past 90 days

MarketWatchThe world's No. 1 cryptocurrency, bitcoin, has enjoyed a very loose relationship with other assets during its brief history, but that could be changing a...
Published: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 18:56:00 GMT

Bitcoin Simply Existing Positively Impacts Monetary Policy: Research - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Simply Existing Positively Impacts Monetary Policy: Research

CointelegraphThe existence of private decentralized cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC) has a healthy impact on governments' fiscal and regulatory policy, a new analysis ...
Published: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:20:00 GMT

Bitcoin Bombshell, Libra Rivals, Twitter Spats: Hodler’s Digest, Aug. 19–25 - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Bombshell, Libra Rivals, Twitter Spats: Hodler’s Digest, Aug. 19–25

CointelegraphComing every Sunday, Hodler's Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and ...
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:30:00 GMT

Bitcoin WARNING – Donald Trump is taking aim at cryptocurrency… again - Express

Bitcoin WARNING – Donald Trump is taking aim at cryptocurrency… again

ExpressBITCOIN is showing signs of weakening under the pressure of mounting criticism from the White House as people are being put off investing in the digital asset.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 09:33:00 GMT

Bitcoin's Bulls Now Have a Target of $13.2K, Monthly Chart Suggests - CoinDesk

Bitcoin's Bulls Now Have a Target of $13.2K, Monthly Chart Suggests

CoinDeskBitcoin charted an “inside bar” pattern last month, making $13,200 the level to beat for the bulls. A convincing move above $13,200 would imply a resumption of ...
Published: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin vs. Gold: Is Bitcoin Really A New 'Safe Haven' Asset? - Forbes

Bitcoin vs. Gold: Is Bitcoin Really A New 'Safe Haven' Asset?

ForbesTen years in, bitcoin is more like gold in the 1970s than gold today. As an investor, that's a very good thing.
Published: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:40:01 GMT

U.S. Lawmakers Are Realizing They Can’t Ban Bitcoin - Forbes

U.S. Lawmakers Are Realizing They Can’t Ban Bitcoin

ForbesImplementing a Bitcoin ban may not be as easy as some cryptocurrency skeptics think.
Published: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Circles $10,400 as Altcoins Rally, XRP Posts 10% Gains - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Circles $10,400 as Altcoins Rally, XRP Posts 10% Gains

CointelegraphSunday, Aug. 18 — Crypto markets are seeing a strong surge of green, with altcoins posting the strongest gains and Bitcoin (BTC) circling the $10,400 mark.
Published: Sun, 18 Aug 2019 18:34:00 GMT

Bitcoin's 'Kimchi Premium' Vanishes Again as Trading Range Tightens - CoinDesk

Bitcoin's 'Kimchi Premium' Vanishes Again as Trading Range Tightens

CoinDeskThe spread between the price of bitcoin on South Korean and U.S.-based crypto exchanges, which returned in June and hit 16-month highs, has disappeared ...
Published: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Going to $100K After ‘Steady Accumulation,’ Says Crypto Trader - Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Going to $100K After ‘Steady Accumulation,’ Says Crypto Trader

CointelegraphFormer Goldman Sachs analyst turned Bitcoin (BTC) maximalist Murad Mahmudov believes the top cryptocurrency will hit $100,000.
Published: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

US Treasury Blacklists Bitcoin, Litecoin Addresses of Chinese 'Drug Kingpins' - CoinDesk

US Treasury Blacklists Bitcoin, Litecoin Addresses of Chinese 'Drug Kingpins'

CoinDeskThe U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has sanctioned three Chinese nationals and their cryptocurrency addresses, alleging ...
Published: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:53:00 GMT

These Bitcoin Users Want DAI and DeFi – Here's How They Plan to Get It - CoinDesk

These Bitcoin Users Want DAI and DeFi – Here's How They Plan to Get It

CoinDeskSumma co-founder James Prestwich wants to bridge the great divide: bitcoin vs. ethereum. Now his firm is teaming up with fellow blockchain startup Keep to ...
Published: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

The White House Just Blamed Bitcoin for America's Opiate Crisis - Bitcoin News

The White House Just Blamed Bitcoin for America's Opiate Crisis

Bitcoin NewsThe opioid epidemic is the new devil Bitcoin is being blamed for inflaming, to be added to the already long list of heinous crimes crypto is supposedly.
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 17:56:14 GMT

Youngest bitcoin millionaire unveils Facebook Libra 'killer' - The Independent

Youngest bitcoin millionaire unveils Facebook Libra 'killer'

The IndependentA cryptocurrency entrepreneur who became a bitcoin millionaire when he was still a teenager has launched a new venture that he claims will "kill" Facebook's ...
Published: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:51:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Records 3% Downtrend Since Yesterday with Lowest at $9,982 - CryptoNewsZ

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Records 3% Downtrend Since Yesterday with Lowest at $9,982

CryptoNewsZIt has been a good year for Bitcoin token holders as the coin has recorded over 3X growth from its initial value at $3,379 at the beginning of the year. It may rise ...
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 08:27:02 GMT

Bitcoin Defends Price Support, But Bear Case Still Intact - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Defends Price Support, But Bear Case Still Intact

CoinDeskBitcoin's repeated defense of the 100-day moving average signals seller exhaustion, but a break above $10,445 – the high of Thursday's hammer candle – is ...
Published: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Should I buy Bitcoin now? - Yahoo Finance UK

Should I buy Bitcoin now?

Yahoo Finance UKI'm constantly being asked about Bitcoin. Here's my take on the best time to buy.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 13:44:00 GMT

In Palestine, Civilians Are Using Bitcoin More Than Hamas - CoinDesk

In Palestine, Civilians Are Using Bitcoin More Than Hamas

CoinDeskThe Takeaway: Experts say Hamas is now using bitcoin for cross-border fundraising at an unprecedented rate. Still, even the largest estimates of terror financing ...
Published: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 09:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin Price Rallies On Latest Trump Volley, Analysts Expect Further Upside - newsBTC

Bitcoin Price Rallies On Latest Trump Volley, Analysts Expect Further Upside

newsBTCDonald Trump is upping the pressure on China, and analysts say this is bullish for Bitcoin. For those who missed the memo, on Friday morning, the American.
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 12:01:05 GMT

Eleven Free Courses To Learn Bitcoin, Blockchain And Cryptocurrencies - Forbes

Eleven Free Courses To Learn Bitcoin, Blockchain And Cryptocurrencies

ForbesI like to monitor different courses in the space for my own education as well as for resources to share with others to include them as part of the discussion and ...
Published: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Crypto Price Prediction Game MoonRekt Now Accepts Bitcoin - CoinDesk

Crypto Price Prediction Game MoonRekt Now Accepts Bitcoin

CoinDeskHxro, the startup behind the crypto-denominated game of skill, chance, and social engineering – MoonRekt – announced that players will be able to spend ...
Published: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

3 Reasons Analysts Are Bullish on Bitcoin Despite 33% Price Correction - Cointelegraph

3 Reasons Analysts Are Bullish on Bitcoin Despite 33% Price Correction

CointelegraphAs Bitcoin dropped an additional 8% on Saturday, naysayers claim the rally to a new all-time high is over. So what is it that's keeping market analysts bullish in ...
Published: Sun, 28 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin.com to Launch an Exchange - CoinDesk

Bitcoin.com to Launch an Exchange

CoinDeskBitcoin.com has announced it will launch a crypto exchange called Exchange.Bitcoin.com. Price of BCH last 30 days via CoinDesk data. This is the latest ...
Published: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bitcoin History Part 16: The First Mt. Gox Hack - Bitcoin News

Bitcoin History Part 16: The First Mt. Gox Hack

Bitcoin NewsNo one remembers the first Mt. Gox hack. It was a small sum, even by 2011's standards, and the exchange reimbursed all users. The incident was to prove.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 02:22:36 GMT

Immortality, Cryogenics and UBI: How The Crypto Rich Influence Science - Bitcoin News

Immortality, Cryogenics and UBI: How The Crypto Rich Influence Science

Bitcoin NewsThe rise of cryptocurrency is changing the philanthropic world by causing the redistribution of wealth from old money to visionary innovators and early tech ...
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 16:24:58 GMT

Can Bitcoin Replace Central Banking? A Debate - Reason

Can Bitcoin Replace Central Banking? A Debate

ReasonListen to economists Saifedean Ammous and George Selgin face off at the Soho Forum.
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 08:40:00 GMT

Bitcoin Miners Halt Operations as Rainstorm Triggers Mudslides in China - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Miners Halt Operations as Rainstorm Triggers Mudslides in China

CoinDeskA prolonged rainstorm in China's Sichuan province has caused land- and mudslides, forcing some local hydropower plants and bitcoin miners to halt operations.
Published: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:10:00 GMT

Bitcoin's Surging Dominance – Is This Time Really Different? - CoinDesk

Bitcoin's Surging Dominance – Is This Time Really Different?

CoinDeskNoelle Acheson points out that a growing bitcoin dominance rate reveals more than we think, but is not necessarily good news for the sector.
Published: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Crypto Analyst: Bitcoin Bull Rally is Over if Trendline Breaks - newsBTC

Crypto Analyst: Bitcoin Bull Rally is Over if Trendline Breaks

newsBTCBitcoin has been on a bull run since the start of 2019, after bottoming in December 2019. Momentum picked up with a $1000 candle in April and the crypto.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 23:00:22 GMT

YouTube’s ‘Bitcoin and Friends’: Why Satoshi Should Never Be Revealed - Cointelegraph

YouTube’s ‘Bitcoin and Friends’: Why Satoshi Should Never Be Revealed

CointelegraphIn the most recent of a series of interviews, head of news, Molly Jane Zuckerman, interviews the animated “Bitcoin.”
Published: Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Mark Carney's Dollar-Killer Digital Currency Threatens Bitcoin - CCN Markets

Mark Carney's Dollar-Killer Digital Currency Threatens Bitcoin

CCN MarketsThe Bank of England governor is pushing for a digital currency alternative to the dollar, and this could be bad news for bitcoin.
Published: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 13:08:19 GMT

Doing What You Want With Your Money Is a Fundamental Right - Bitcoin News

Doing What You Want With Your Money Is a Fundamental Right

Bitcoin NewsSince the birth of Bitcoin, crusaders fighting for the separation of money and state discovered a new tool that bypasses the state control over money.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 23:31:52 GMT

You Can Now Earn Bitcoin Rewards for Postmates Purchases - CoinDesk

You Can Now Earn Bitcoin Rewards for Postmates Purchases

CoinDeskFood delivery is about to get a little sweeter for the users of the bitcoin rewards platform Lolli. The startup announced Wednesday that is has partnered with ...
Published: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:00:00 GMT

BitFlyer and Tpoint Japan Team Up to Offer Bitcoin Loyalty Program - Cointelegraph

BitFlyer and Tpoint Japan Team Up to Offer Bitcoin Loyalty Program

CointelegraphPartnership between crypto exchange bitFlyer and tech services company Tpoint Japan allows local users to exchange loyalty points for Bitcoin.
Published: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:40:00 GMT

Square Crypto Lead: 'The Product We're Focusing on Is Bitcoin' - CoinDesk

Square Crypto Lead: 'The Product We're Focusing on Is Bitcoin'

CoinDeskSquare Crypto is focused on bitcoin, not the publicly traded company's specific products. That was the message Monday during a Twitter ask-me-anything (AMA) ...
Published: Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Ukrainian nuclear plant demands worker pay for electricity stolen for illicit bitcoin mining operation - The Telegraph

Ukrainian nuclear plant demands worker pay for electricity stolen for illicit bitcoin mining operation

The TelegraphA Ukrainian nuclear power plant worker will be forced pay for "stolen" electricity after he set up an illegal bitcoin mining operation at the station.
Published: Sun, 25 Aug 2019 13:49:00 GMT

Crypto Exchange OKEx Pounds the Table on 34% Bitcoin Price Surge - CCN Markets

Crypto Exchange OKEx Pounds the Table on 34% Bitcoin Price Surge

CCN MarketsCrypto exchange OKEx believes the bitcoin price will surge 34% to $14000 this year, thanks to a little help from the Federal Reserve.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 21:52:37 GMT

Pieter Wuille Unveils 'Miniscript,' A New Smart Contract Language for Bitcoin - CoinDesk

Pieter Wuille Unveils 'Miniscript,' A New Smart Contract Language for Bitcoin

CoinDeskSmart contracts could soon get a boost in bitcoin as prominent programmer Pieter Wuille has unveiled a new coding language designed specifically for their use ...
Published: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 14:30:00 GMT

NYSE Owner to Offer Futures Paying Out in Bitcoin Next Month - Bloomberg

NYSE Owner to Offer Futures Paying Out in Bitcoin Next Month

BloombergIntercontinental Exchange Inc., the parent of the New York Stock Exchange, won an approval that clears the way for its Bakkt unit to allow investors to buy ...
Published: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Trump's Currency War With China Could Be Bitcoin's Do-or-Die Moment - CoinDesk

Trump's Currency War With China Could Be Bitcoin's Do-or-Die Moment

CoinDeskMichael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk's advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT's Digital Currency Initiative. The following ...
Published: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Crypto Market Sends Mixed Signals as Ether and Bitcoin Price See Green - Cointelegraph

Crypto Market Sends Mixed Signals as Ether and Bitcoin Price See Green

CointelegraphThe crypto market is seeing mixed movement but Ether price and Bitcoin price are among those in the green.
Published: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT