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Bitcoin in reality instead of in a Moon Boy's day dream

27 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments True_Grin

Bitcoin's scarcity  On January the 3rd of 2009, Bitcoin's first block was mined and the maximum supply was 21,000,000BTC.In January 2013 Bitcoin was trading for 12 dollars but by December the cryptocurrency had its first bull run all the way to 1,113...

Speculation grows as General Motors touted as the next big American company to accept Bitcoin

27 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments True_Grin

Inspirational Musk? While the giant leap of faith, exhibited by Elon Musk's Tesla, of investing in Bitcoin seems off the table for now, embracing the cryptocurrency as a form of payment is definitely on the cards. “We don’t have any plans to invest i...

3 incredibly bullish things that happened in the last 24hrs despite the drop in price.

25 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments True_Grin

Bitcoin price has taken a hit The price of Bitcoin has dropped from its highs above 60k dollars to hover between 54k and 56k before further tumbling to around 52k in the last few hours. Despite the fact that relatively no impactful FUD has surfaced i...

You've heard this a thousand times but Bitcoin supply really is drying up and its whales hoovering it up.

24 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments True_Grin

Bitcoin was literally built for supply scarcity As you probably already know, Bitcoin's supply caps at 21 million with several million of those believed to be lost to error etc. With 18,662,462 BTC already mined this leaves only 2,337,538 left. This...

Bitcoin has been auctioned off by both the American and the French government this week. Why this is actually Bullish..

22 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments True_Grin

03/17 04:58 PM  Atlanta, GA, USA  This was the exact moment 0.7501 Bitcoin (worth $43585.31 today) was sold to the highest among 31 bidders for $53,104. This is a whooping $9,519 difference in value as of right now despite the fact that officials ref...

Scam harvest season - Elon Musk + celebrity fakes / "social tasks"

21 Mar 2021 2 minute read 0 comments True_Grin

Give me your life raft and I'll give you a yacht An article on the news giant BBC's website 5 days ago claimed that a German man by the name of Sebastian sent 10BTC to a scammer that was promising to double your investment. Apparently the victim was...

Why BAT becoming a part of the BSC ecosystem is a sorely needed gamechanger for the Brave browser.

20 Mar 2021 1 minute read 11 comments True_Grin

The implication Before we get ahead of ourselves we must clarify that as of yet BAT remains an ERC20 token which means that to have access to the BSC platform it first needs to be converted into wrapped BAT. This is different to a token migration whi...

The hashrate arms race for Bitcoin and how different countries are involved.

18 Mar 2021 1 minute read 2 comments True_Grin

From student laptops to multi-billion dollar set ups. Back in the early days of Bitcoin mining, circa 2009, almost anybody that wanted to get their hands on it could use their CPU and accumulate a decent number without breaking the bank on hardware....

Did an institutional investor or extremely large whale just dump 18,000 BTC on Gemini?

16 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments True_Grin

The Forbes article Earlier today Forbes reported the standard news to come out of significant price volatility. They reported that there was a massive liquidation of 2.22 billion dollars worth of margins, obviously longs. The real juicy details from...

The potential risk behind compromised APIs and why the 2018 Binance attacks were a teachable moment.

15 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments True_Grin

API keys and the risk involved Have you ever used a portfolio tracker? There's a big chance that you also chose to connect said tracker to the exchanges you use in order to track trades etc. You may have also taken it a step further and allowed trad...