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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Three simple and effective ways to secure your crypto wallets from hackers (personal experience)

3 days ago 5 minute read Bookagenius

Internet fraudulence is one thing in the world that prove time and again to be difficult to curb completely. In as much as there is inception of online businesses, hackers will always see meals to feast upon. Internet hacking is all over the world an...

The Simpsons Cryptocurrency Episode - "Frinkcoin"

3 days ago 1 minute read Mamaecrypto

Cryptocurrencies are getting more popular than ever. Recently Bitcoin, Litecoin and Dogecoin symbols have been spotted in The Simpsons latest episode titled "Frinkcoin".  Frinkcoin is the 675Th episode of American animated sitcom which aired on FOX C...

Buying the dip ! Looking at Bitcoin and ICON for longer term gains !

3 days ago 4 minute read Djordi

Hi everyone, We see once again a dump in BTC and altcoins follow nicely with even bigger drops. A lot of talk about the coronavirus and the global economy. Chainlink and Tezos (two powerhouses) are finally going down as well ! I believe that the cor...

Exposing CryptoScams - Top 10 Infamous Cryptoscams - USI Tech (2017)

3 days ago 8 minute read bettercallpaul

Exposing CryptoScams An Almost-Weekly Newsletter Featuring a Spotlight on Past, Current, and Suspected Top Ten Cryptocurrency and Blockchain-based Scams by W. Paul Alexander  for the Better Call Paul Blog on Publish0x  This Week's Spotlight will foc...

One Stop Cryptocurrency News Cast For Today ?

3 days ago 4 minute read One Stop

📮25-02-2020   📈MarketCap:                  $280 B 📊24h Mcap %:                 -3.89% ⚠️Bitcoin Dom:                 62.6%   📌Active Coins:                2,408 📍24h Vol %:                   6.52% 💲24h Vol:                    $118 B   Trade On These...

Learn how to make money with cryptocurrencies in 2020 | Top legit methods

3 days ago 2 minute read NassiroV

Image Source Interested in cryptocurrencies but you don't know how to make money using them? You are certainly not alone!  Dear publish0x readers. In this post, I will talk about four legit and tested ways to make money with cryptocurrencies. I have...

traders are liquidated in brokerages, bitcoin falling

3 days ago 1 minute read Kanielcash

Last weekend the price of Bitcoin once again surpassed the $ 10,000 mark. However, the bullish movement did not continue, resuming trading at $ 9600 support. Bitcoin volatility is up at the beginning of the week, after trading down in the penultimate...

HODL and Earn Interest! - Staking

3 days ago 3 minute read GoldKnight

Hi folks! I’m back with another post about I’ve already talked their debit card feature so if you haven’t read that head on over to that post right after this. Today I’m going to be talking about their Crypto Earn staking feature. What is...

The Psychological Impact of the CoronaVirus

3 days ago 1 minute read Rejeana

Just envisioning the potential impact of the virus has led to the implosion of some of the financial markets of late.  The panic is almost as swift as the virus itself.  You can readily see that there are more than one way a virus can be contagious. ...

The different types of online cryptocurrency wallets | Which one to use?

3 days ago 1 minute read NassiroV

Before choosing your cryptocurrency wallet, you need to determine the type of wallet you want to use. There are several, all with their own features and benefits. Image Source The first type of wallets that I will talk about is the one that is offer...