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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Physical Bitcoins

7 Jul 2020 3 minute read 10 comments Zenthereum

While Bitcoin is famous for being an intangible asset, this isn't exactly true. A little after the inception of Bitcoin the first physical wallets appeared in the form of paper. A few years later first Bitcoins in metallic form appeared. Physical Bit...

Bitcoin: fundamental market analysis

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments lioha369

  During the last month, noticeable and significant changes have occurred in the market. First of all, MTGox payouts which when is time will greatly bring down the market, this time postponed by only 3.5 months. This, for sure, will restrain stable f...

Swiss Bank Seba estimates the fair price of bitcoin at $ 10,670.

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments lioha369

Swiss Bank Seba estimates the fair price of bitcoin at $ 10,670. Based on this price, the model assumes that bitcoin is currently trading at a significant discount, slightly above $ 9,100. In a blog published last Thursday, Seba states that the model...

Stake NEO now on Huobi Pool

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Jakonfire

Stake NEO now on Huobi Pool Now you become able to stake your NEO with Huobi to earn more HPT. There is a minimum of 13 NEO required for staking on Huobi Pool and you can even earn more by choosing a longer period to stake your NEO. Don't forget yo...

Best way to learn and practice trading crypto for newbies

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Divljo

In this blog post I will show you the best way to learn and practise trading cryptocoins. It's a fantasy app in which you can trade crypto for free and earn real prizes.    It's Altcoin Fantasy, it's based on uphold prices and you can buy and sell c...

Proof-of-Stake Explained - Passive Income Guide

7 Jul 2020 3 minute read 0 comments cryptowc

What is Proof-of-Stake (PoS)? Investopedia defines, “Proof of Stake (PoS) concept states that a person can mine or validate block transactions according to how many coins he or she holds. This means that the more Bitcoin or altcoin owned by a miner,...

Swiss analysts called the fair price of bitcoin

7 Jul 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Goldenix

Switzerland-based SEBA regulated cryptocurrency banking analysts have unveiled a new fair price model for bitcoin. According to their estimates, the first cryptocurrency should cost $ 10,670. The model they proposed is based on four components: netwo...

Braziliex to the Exchange looking like Brazil

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Crypto Universal

Braziliex is more Brazil It was no wonder Brazilians would not be left behind when it comes to cryptocurrencies, Braziliex is giving several advantages to its investors, news that all deposits made on weekends and holidays are free of charge! Buy and...

Kanye West The New President Of The United States?

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 1 comment lioha369

Bitcoin enthusiast and rapper Kanye West is running for president of the United States in 2020, joining the fight with Donald Trump and Joe Biden. CEO of Tesla and SpaceX Elon Musk said he fully supported him. Kanye West is one of the best-selling mu...

Developer Reveals Layer-Two Private Messaging and Payment System on Bitcoin Cash

7 Jul 2020 2 minute read 0 comments sirajuldurjoy

This week Bitcoin Cash supporters were introduced to a new tool called Stamp, an encrypted message and payment system that leverages the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) chain. The project is being developed by the software programmer Shammah Chancellor, otherwise...