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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Fake tor browser stealing bitcoin from users

18 Oct 2019 1 minute read CryptoArgha

Antivirus  software supplier organization Esft has warned tor users about a fake tor browser build to steal bitcoin   According to ESft the Trojanized tor web browser has same design as the orginal one and build to steal bitcoin from users wallets  ...

CRITICAL: CONSIDER THESE BITCOIN SCENARIOS! NOVEMBER: VOLATILE MONTH! NEO PUMP SOON? XRP SWELL?

3 Nov 2019 1 minute read CryptoBitcoinChris

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Forget about student debt, the US has bigger and more immediate problem to deal with before sh*t hits the fan

4 Sep 2019 1 minute read CryptoTapas.com

Student loan is a ton.  Its growing beyond control.  Many experts say this could catapult us into the next recession worse than 2008. However, it is not the student loan that should worry people the most.  It is the risk in the supposedly risk-free b...

SEX AND DRUGS IN BLOCKCHAIN?

29 Sep 2019 5 minute read Juan Molina

Now that I managed to capture your attention with the title of my post, let me tell you that I did not do it just to impress you. Actually Sex and Drugs are in Blockchain.   As we can guess, this sooner or later was going to happen.   The sex industr...

Weekly Price anlysis 9-NOVEMBER, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash.

9 Nov 2019 1 minute read haidernasir

Is there is going to be another more than $10k for bitcoin or will these other altcoins be able to keep up with bitcoin? All cryptocurrencies are still getting investments, but still not as much as Facebook, twitter and other start-up ideas. Here is...

The cryptocurrency market update: Bitcoin and major altcoins locked in tight ranges

10 Sep 2019 1 minute read goldenforex

Bitcoin is floating around $10,250, basic $10,000 limits the drawback. Bitcoin SV is the best-perfroming altcoin with over 4.5% of additions. The worldwide digital money market is a blended picture during early European hours on Tuesday. Bitcoin is e...

I daytraded stocks for 18 hours.

8 Jan 2020 1 minute read MadMaxx

  Tip this post if you enjoy it! Stocks are for retirement, mostly. We all know this. Since we like the fast life, we probably all trade or hodl some crypto. As do I. But I wanted to see if the same principles which apply to Forex and Crypto...

Google Chrome Going Down Switch to Brave Browser

6 Nov 2019 1 minute read cryptoscity

Google is planning to restrict modern ad blocking Chrome extensions to enterprise users only, according to 9to5Google. This is despite a backlash to an announcement by Google in January proposing changes that will stop current ad blockers from workin...

Global escalated tensions may effect Bitcoin price.

5 Oct 2019 1 minute read Snow Under Sun

Majority of us look technical analysis and some of us make own TA also. We all look news about crypto such new partnerships, new road maps, new listings, et cetera..   Technical analysis is important but also some non-crypto related can have much big...

Altcoin Season is Upon Us! Perspective is Required.

14 Jan 2020 2 minute read Wstanley224

Altcoin Season is Upon Us! Perspective is Required. As a holder of EOS, Tron and STEEM, I am a happy man today. They say a rising tide elevates all boats, and that is what has happened as Bitcoin's rise gave to to attention to undervalued altcoins. W...