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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17 June 2020 Betting Tips

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read 1 comment betebet

Today’s Betting Tips Guys! Premier League is back. I choose the following for today. Here are my picks. Good luck… You can bet at Cloudbet & Get 5 BTC sign up bonus! Manchester City v Arsenal FC: Over 2.5Bet at Cloudbet Rio Ave FC v SL Benfica: Ov...

There Are More Than 8,000 Bitcoin ATMs Worldwide

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments stvleong

Worldwide , the number of crypto-ATMs has risen to more than 8,000, months after March's 7,000 mark passed. The total number of Bitcoin ATMs is now 8,000 worldwide. According to monitoring resource CoinATMRadar, currently has 8,208 ATMs in 73 countr...

BTC above $50,000 and ETH above $7,500?

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read 1 comment PhoenixDev

Yes, you read it right. Could Bitcoin go above $50,000 in the next cycle and Ethereum top $7500? The prediction As Chris Burniske (a partner at venture capital firm Placeholder) has posted in a series of tweets, this will occur in late 2021. Burnisk...

Why is it not safe to invest with crypto mining companies?

17 Jun 2020 2 minute read 2 comments Mabla

People are now obsessed with crypto currencies to the extent of doing anything possible to get something in their crypto wallets because they now believe this is the way to go in this Era. There are so many way of getting crypto currencies and this i...

LiteCoin (LTC) and Atari Token

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read 1 comment EdwinK

Maybe you missed the news in May 2020: the Litecoin Foundation will partner with Atari, the legendary computer game maker. Atari will release its own token, a crypto casino and a new game console. The companies announced this on May 19 by means of a...

Brave Browser - Avoid or Use?

17 Jun 2020 4 minute read 25 comments johnwege

Until just recently the Brave Browser was almost unanimously the browser of choice for most fans of cryptocurrency. In fact, the Brave Browser is the most popular cypto product/service out there.The Brave browser was catered towards privacy-conscious...

Unbelievable...He didn't blame the doctor who made him blind

17 Jun 2020 2 minute read 0 comments FireRun

This is a book that documents the life of Charlie Munger and his principles. Charlie is well known to be Buffett's partner at Berkshire Hathaway. For those who don't know how amazing Charlie is, this is what Buffett says about Charlie. "To me, howeve...

Bitcoin and Altcoin Relationship

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments hgjk

Bitcoin and Altcoin Relationship What is the correlation? In statistics, two or more variables are found by calculating how and what they affect each other and how much they affect. Correlation has aspects; positive and negative. If a variable, a mo...

51% attack: Worst nightmare in decentralised network

17 Jun 2020 2 minute read 2 comments Cryptomeitei

51% attack  is one of the worst nightmare in crypto space. The aim of decentralisation is to bring transparency, trustworthy and privacy .But every project cannot be a full sucess. Being decentralised in nature still  there is high risk of  attack fr...

Coinmarketcap 16/06/2020

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments sevillaespino

Today is our second day of the cryptomarket week, hopefully it was a good day for all the traders, I will share with you what has been the market behavior on this day. Today's market generates a small correction of "0.39%" the day began with an incr...