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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Facebook Changes Its Policy on Crypto Related Ads

10 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Gary Leland the Bitcoin Boomer

Ads pertaining to blockchain tech, industry news, as well as events and educational materials for cryptos can now be displayed on Facebook without prior approval. BitBlockBoom! - Take a look at the REAL Bitcoin Conference coming to Dallas, Texas at...

Rollercoin cool mining game to earn BTC

10 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Piet246

I found a new faucet named Rollercoin. This is a mining simulation game in which you have to play classic games to Earn hash power. With the hash power you Earn BTC which you can withdraw at 10.000 satoshi or invest in miners and racks so you can ear...

Fidelity Will Start Bitcoin Trading Within Weeks

9 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Gary Leland the Bitcoin Boomer

Bloomberg reported that the $7 trillion dollar investment firm Fidelity will roll out bitcoin trading for institutional clients in the coming weeks. BitBlockBoom! - Take a look at the REAL Bitcoin Conference coming to Dallas, Texas at https://BitBlo...

Bitcoin spike to 6 month high

9 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Turtle_Girl

After Binance episode Bitcoin rebounded swiftly and now it's hanging on above 6000$ for the first time in 6 months. Now many traders are of opinion that it will go up further more for now 24h volume has exceeds 15$ billion and alts are all green. le...

Interview with KuCoin Exchange

9 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments kingscrown

Made it finally! Read here - interview with kucoin team

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Hi I am Allana....Global Citizen!

6 May 2019 1 minute read 1 comment Allana

Hello, My name is Allana and I consider myself a global citizen. I think of life as a great adventure and I enjoy it to the fullest. My interests lie in photography, cooking, surfing the web and finding great legit opportunities that can help persons...

A Domain Name That Is Yours Forever

6 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Gary Leland the Bitcoin Boomer

A blockchain domain extension is similar to a .com or a .info, except that domains can’t be censored and they also work for receiving payments in Bitcoin and other cryptos. BitBlockBoom! - Take a look at the REAL Bitcoin Conference coming to Dallas,...

The Most Relevant Crypto Podcast List

6 May 2019 1 minute read 1 comment TheCryptoCurator

Effective immediately, this podcast list will now become only available to my Patreon supporters. As you can imagine tracking and updating this list requires a significant amount of time and energy. It it my hope that many of you who access this on a...

AQRE App Giveaway Contest / ~$50000 worth of prize /

4 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments AirdropTurkey

Step-by-Step Guide: Sign up for AQRE giveaway contest. Increase your chance of winning by sharing your unique link and getting your friends to sign up. At the end of the contest, 12 lucky winners will be selected to win over $50,000 worth of AQRE Pri...