Bitcoin (BTC) News, Price Predictions and Opinions

Bitcoin (BTC)

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Bitcoin (BTC) is a pioneering digital currency invented by a yet-unknown individual or group of individuals presented as Satoshi Nakamoto. Early development began in 2008, during the financial crisis of 2008, with the landmark paper titled “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” being released on October 31, 2008. The primary purpose of Bitcoin is in the space of P2P financial transactions, though some supporters envision it more as a store of value.

Often called “Digital Gold” for its monetary properties which are similar to gold, the enduring popularity and market resilience of Bitcoin has encouraged the growth of other cryptocurrencies, and as a result it has come to be known as the “mother” or “father” of all cryptocurrencies. Initially limited to all but the most ardent technology enthusiasts, Bitcoin was responsible for convincing the masses that a P2P financial system devoid of middlemen and centralized was in fact possible, a characteristic made possible through its Proof-of-Work consensus algorithm which incentivized good behavior.

Since its inception in early 2009, Bitcoin has been through a number of changes and incidents, yet continues to thrive as the most popular token in the cryptocurrency market. This includes the famous Mt. Gox incident and several such cycles of price spikes and drops. The enduring nature of Bitcoin is a quality that is highly cherished by its proponents. Many tokens have been inspired by it, including similarly envisioned token Litecoin (LTC), which is often said to be the silver to Bitcoin’s gold. Because of the popularity and established nature of Bitcoin, it is often the base pair with which other cryptocurrencies are traded.

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Crypto Idle Miner - mining simulator game with HORA earnings - TRX

2 minutes ago 1 minute read 0 comments Cryptoindustry

  Crypto Idle Miner is an amazing mining simulator game for IOS and Android devices that rewards you with a token called HORA built on the TRC20 system on the Tron network In the Crypto Idle Miner game, you can earn cryptocurrency (HORA Tokens) and...

Bitcoin Levels Of Volatility Above $10,000 Reach An All-Time Low

29 minutes ago 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoBrowser

Decreased Volatility May Result In An Immense Price Turbulence As We Head Into November Bitcoin’s price movement has been rather calm over the past months, with volatility levels decreasing to a historical low – this is what data from the online ana...

First Bitcoin “Mixer” Penalized by FinCEN

1 hour ago 1 minute read 0 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) on October 19 said that it had charged Larry Dean Harmon, the creator of Bitcoin’s first mixer, for violations of the Bank Secrecy Act. The $60 million civil lawsuit filing focuses on Harmon’s work o...

Earn Bitcoin BTC for FREE AND LEGIT # 4

1 hour ago 1 minute read 0 comments NKthegreat

Hi guys after some time i will give you some sites to earn some bitcoins / satoshis for FREE AND LEGIT. It is a good opportunity to start collect cryptocoins and especially bitcoins now. Sure it is value for money. From these sites i have paid multip...

Market situation: Rapid growth of bitcoin prices

2 hours ago 3 minute read 2 comments Ana_2020

Over the past 24 hours, the price of bitcoin has jumped significantly. Other markets also spent the day relatively calm yesterday. Bitcoin is currently trading at $ 11.750, up 2.2 percent from the previous 24 hours, according to Coin Desk. During thi...

Once a Trader -- Always a Trader #0.9

2 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments Jelly Fish

From quite some time ago I've noticed that those of my notes which I deem the most interesting and important receive much less views (I don't even talk about tips) than my usual blogging bullshit. I don't know why it happens. Maybe I use the wrong ta...

Governments Fear The Power Of Bitcoin.

2 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments bitcoinhog

US financial watchdog fines early Bitcoin mixer $60M for money laundering - US (soon other countries) are coming down hard on Bitcoin mixers/privacy tech - These guys are relentless & complete hypocrites.  Sure, the centralized services are an easy t...

20 Oct: Bitcoin beats Wall Street (Member's Only)

3 hours ago 1 minute read 2 comments TheCryptoCurator

Crypto Community it's Tuesday! We are green across the board except Bcash for the second day and Bitcoin price eyes $12,000 following US Fed Chair Powell talks. Raoul Pal delivers ominous stock market warning, says Bitcoin offers rare chance to beat...

Profitable days for Bitcoin are on the rise

3 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments odisseo

I want to report this news... As skewdotcom, professional data analytics and trade execution services for cryptocurrency markets points out... in all of BTC's history, there have only been 93 days where the average daily price has been above $11.500...

Bitcoin Breaks Out to Target $11,900 Resistance (TA - 20th of October)

3 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments pheonixdown-dee

On Oct 19, the Bitcoin (BTC) price initiated an upward move, finally breaking out from its consolidation phase that had lasted for the entirety of the previous week. At the time of press, BTC was approaching the Sept 3 highs of $11,940.   Bitcoin...