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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Bitcoin Price Up To 9,691 Right Now

31 Jul 2019 1 minute read duckmast3r $0.12 tipped

Right now the price of bitcoin is up to 9,691 and has gone up by about 2.05% in the last 24 hours. Yesterday when I checked it was at 9,491 so it's gone up by about 200 since yesterday. That's pretty good, but I need to see it go up over 10,000 again...

Burger King Venezuela start accepting Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies.

3 weeks ago 1 minute read alberdioni8406 $0.12 tipped

In a country where Inflaction is beating heavily the currency,the solution it seems to be recovered in crypto and the adoption is ongoing mostly because of the country's economy. News are being spreaded that the government is planning to sell their O...

Budweiser to use Blockchain to help African Farmers to sell their barley and malt.

5 days ago 1 minute read alberdioni8406 $0.12 tipped

When It comes to track small farmers that can provide material used in the production of beer in Africa, mostly companies prefer to import barley and malt from Europe, despite having small farmers who can support this corporations with that product....

Why am I holding a meme-coin? #ShowYourPortfolio

12 Jul 2019 4 minute read Deiv $0.12 tipped

In order to explain why I am currently holding a (specific) meme-coin, and also why I’m genuinely sure they are they key for a true mass adoption, it’s necessary to give some context first. The first time I heard about cryptocurrencies was during Dec...

Siacoin (SC) Is Forming Bullish Butterfly And Completing The Bullish Setup For Upto 170% Big Gains

3 weeks ago 1 minute read moon333 $0.12 tipped

The Priceline of World's 72th ranked cryptocurrency out of more than 2300 cryptocurrencies Band Protocol Siacoin (SC) is forming bullish Butterfly pattern and expected to enter in bullish potential reversal zone soon. Lets have a look on the Sia pric...

I have a super strong feeling about a massive recession.

11 Aug 2019 1 minute read TradingStrikes $0.12 tipped

I seriously feel like we are going to see a massive economic downturn in the US and most of the world in the next 3 months. I am not an expert but I do follow the markets closely and I do a lot of reading based on this subject matter. Here are the re...

Facebook coin Libra Association

15 Jun 2019 1 minute read MBYZ $0.12 tipped

New details surfaced on FACEBOOK blockchain coin. According to details a consortium company will control Facebook coin. Libra Association, FB consortium company. Biggest name of giant company joined Libra. Funds to control the company will generate a...

Australian Law Enforcement Nets 2000 Percent Gains From Bitcoin #411

28 Oct 2019 1 minute read Gary Leland $0.12 tipped

Australian authorities arrested an arms dealer. The weapons were bought using Bitcoin. The Bitcoin used was seized as evidence. When law enforcement began litigation, the seized crypto was worth $5000, by the time they received the crypto, the value...

My Journey into free Crypto

2 weeks ago 1 minute read HermesSyndicate $0.12 tipped

Now it seems that the theme of this publishing platform is crypto and I'm crazy for it but my experience is limited. Initially I signed up for Coinbase just to learn more about different cryptocurrencies but I did not expect to actually get paid that...

FOMO! It's everywhere!

22 Aug 2019 2 minute read Shanti $0.12 tipped

FOMO. The fear of missing out. I guess, a lot of you have already heard about it. But what exactly is the meaning behind FOMO? It's a weird psychological effect. You can see an example of it at different places. For example, the cinema. I live in Aus...