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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US Marshals sell 4,041 Bitcoin

24 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Captain Fin

The USMS closes big sale of $40 million Bitcoin The United States Marshals auctioned off over 4,000 Bitcoin recently. But will they regret it? Just the Bits A large auction of 4,041 Bitcoin has come to a close. The minimum bid to enter the auction...

Compound is now listed & trading on Polarity.Exchange

27 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Samurai6

Our sixth week of mainnet operations has arrived, and along with it a new token which we are keen on listing as it is one of the coins at the center of all the new hype behind #DeFi - #Compound.Finance $Comp token is used to fuel the compound decentr...

Ethereum breaks the $ 400 barrier as I expected. What will happen next?

5 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Ahmed Zaki

I wrote in a previous article: It seems that Ethereum will not rest until after breaking the $ 400 barrier Will it do it, or will the sudden, rapid landing happen at any given moment? !! My article, as the picture shows, was published here in Publ...

About the first bitcoin billionaires will make a film

9 Jun 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Kluma

  Film tells how the Winklevoss brothers made a fortune on cryptocurrency and how the conflict with Facebook helped themBrothers Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, who became the first crypto-billionaires in 2017, will make a film about their history. For...

Bitfinex Hack: $4 million of stolen Bitcoins just moved

11 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Bichoco

The hacking of the Bitfinex platform in August 2016 had made a big noise: nearly 120,900 Bitcoins had been stolen from the platform. 416 of these BTCs had just been transferred and distributed to several other addresses. Whale Alert's Twitter bot was...

Invest without money??

30 Jul 2020 3 minute read 0 comments losose

You can really invest without having money??   Obviously we need some money if we want to invest but this money does not have to come out of our pockets, today on the page that I am going to show you, we are going to see how we can get money to inves...

🔥 COINBASE is going be listed in the US stock market!

10 Jul 2020 1 minute read 1 comment resiliencia

Hello! The Reuters published an article about the future of Coinbase that was quickly replicated by almost all of the crypto news websites. I am not sure about their sources because they say "according to three people familiar with the matter" which...

Portfolio Recap - Friday - 2.21.2020

22 Feb 2020 1 minute read 5 comments Snarf

Today was a hectic day at work, I didn't get to look at the market once the entire day. Being stressed out at work, I was hoping by the time I viewed the market it would be green and it would cheer me up. Luckily, this was indeed the case this time a...

How To Reset Password Of Binance Account | Binance Exchange Tutorial

11 Sep 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Crypto wallets info

  How To Reset Password Of Binance Account. Resetting the password not necessarily do when you lost the password or someone got to know, even you can reset anytime as per your feasibility to keep your account safe from any kind of unauthorized trans...

Cobo Vault - the Ultimate in Hardware Wallet Security...?

3 Jul 2020 4 minute read 0 comments jays86

For the security conscious, and especially those with large crypto holdings I’d say that a hardware wallet is an absolute essential. There are 2 big players in the market, namely, Trezor and Ledger, both offer a range of solutions, but they are not w...