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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My Crypto Earnings This Month (January)

1 Feb 2021 7 minute read 34 comments johnwege

It is once again my favorite time of the month; the time that I calculate my monthly crypto earnings. Recently I have been feeling extremely bullish and because of that feeling I have put even more effort into my blogging during the month of January;...

Bitcoin Super-Cycle? Read This Before You Buy Into It

28 Feb 2021 6 minute read 23 comments MarkHelfman

In two or three years, you’ll feel silly about ever worrying about bitcoin at $50,000. You’ll think about it the same way you think about bitcoin at $5,000: “I wish I’d bought more.” One day, bitcoin’s price will go way higher than $50,000. Today, th...

Pricing Your Life In Bitcoin

5 Apr 2021 7 minute read 22 comments johnwege

The longer that you have been into bitcoin; you will find that you begin to think about your portfolio in a very different way.  In the beginning; you most likely were basing your holdings on how many dollars your portfolio was worth, or the currency...

3 Altcoins To Keep Tabs On - AAVE, UNI, CRV | KuCoin Weekly Review Issue #6

26 Jan 2021 2 minute read 13 comments KuCoin Blog

Bitcoin’s price has been on a roller coaster over the last week. According to the moves of KuCoin’s BTC/USDT trading pair, Bitcoin fell to as low as $28,856 on January 22, and picked up to $33,814 within the following 24 hours. Over the same period,...

Why Cardano is the right investment right now! PART 1. A fundamental look at Bitcoin, Ethereum and Cardano.

27 Feb 2021 2 minute read 11 comments CryptoBible00789

Hi everyone, several projects have reached new all-time highs. Let's have a closer look and find out why I'm bullish on Cardano (ADA). Bitcoin. Price: During Bitcoin's epic price run in 2017, it reached an all-time high of $20,000. This was a 20x mov...

KuCoin Token (KCS) Gets Listed On Poloniex

28 Apr 2021 1 minute read 15 comments KuCoin Blog

April 28, 2021, KuCoin, an IDG-backed exchange, announced the launch of its native token KuCoin Token (KCS) on Poloniex with the trading pair KCS/USDT on April 28 at 10:00 AM (UTC).   Poloniex was founded in 2014. Known as the “legendary crypto excha...

Could Bitcoin's Bull Market End Next Month?

14 Mar 2021 6 minute read 31 comments MarkHelfman

When you look at the data, trends, and patterns of behavior we saw as bitcoin’s price approached its four previous market cycle peaks, you will see the same things today as you did for each of those other times. That history suggests bitcoin’s bull r...

What crypto will look like with Bitcoin at $100,000.

19 Mar 2021 3 minute read 28 comments Dzoelx

It’s no news that you can now buy a bar of gold with 1BTC and still have a good balance left. Personally, I can’t think of a good reason to buy gold with bitcoin currently. The ‘precious metal’ has been around for a long as man can remember and as l...

Cryptowriter: Crypto Through 2022

6 Mar 2021 4 minute read 17 comments Thomas Wolf

With Bitcoin (BTC) relatively hard-stuck at the $50,000 USD mark, one has to question what is to come next for the market while noting that the current BTC price seems to hold some significance to overall market stability. “Education is our passport...

My Daily Bitcoin Routine

2 Feb 2021 5 minute read 22 comments johnwege

I'm one of those people that really am fascinated to learn how very successful people spend their day.  What are their daily routines? What have they been doing that has caused them to be successful? And what are they doing to ensure future success!?...