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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Platforms You Need To Be Utilizing When Crypto Dumps!

22 Jun 2021 3 minute read 6 comments Sapphire

A Guarantee That Markets Will Always Dump I know that a lot of news outlets like to exaggerate bearish trends within the Crypto space, while choose to be moderately silent when it comes to housing bubbles and other market crashes. The reality is that...

Cardano EXPLODES During Crypto Sell-Off | CTWU (Volume 1.1)

16 May 2021 3 minute read 14 comments zacharias

Crypto.Think Weekly Update (16 May 2021):  Despite a massive sell-off of cryptocurrencies, currently estimated around $300 billion USD of the cryptocurrency market cap, Cardano has continued to obliterate the rest of the market, moving up a parabolic...

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 29 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!?...

6 Dumb Ways to Invest in Cryptocurrencies

20 Apr 2020 7 minute read 64 comments CryptoSorted

Many people invest in cryptocurrency for either the wrong reasons or practically the wrong way or even both; and when they lose money due to their bad decisions, they claim bitcoin or even cryptocurrency generally is a scam. This post is intended to...

Crypto Tips: How to Spot a Shill - What is Shilling? Why do People Shill?

28 May 2021 3 minute read 29 comments Absolute Unit

Crypto and Shills, name a more iconic duo. Shill's come in all shapes and sizes. From the small scale Twitter accounts with just a few followers promoting the Crypto flavor of the week to the large scale John McAfee's and Elon Musks attempting to inf...

Mike Novogratz: Make Bitcoin 5% of Your Portfolio

9 Dec 2020 1 minute read 31 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz, interviewed on CNN on Dec. 8, has upped his recommendation for Bitcoin allocation for the average investor, saying that investors should put 5% of their net worth in the asset. Novogratz advised a 5% allocation, up...

Once Upon A Time: DOGECOIN !

26 May 2021 6 minute read 35 comments ben06x

Dogecoin has been heard everywhere since April of this year, but among the craziness all around Dogecoin do you know its story?   The Creation Dogecoin was created on December 2013, almost 8 years ago, by two software engineers Billy Markus and Jacks...