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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Bitcoin in 100 words or less.

1 Feb 2020 1 minute read 1 comment MadMaxx

Even simpler Let's get straight to the point. Everyone hates the system behind traditional money. We pay to keep our money in banks. And inflation eats up whatever little "interest" the banks give us. We needed an asset where we could hide our mone...

Life of a poker player ! Madrid 1st of february 2020 ,Poker Event 2, 888 LIVE main event #propokerplayerin3months

1 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments ProPokerPlayerin3Months

Today, 8.00 in the morning, I arrived to Madrid from Malaga, 6 hour bus , good sleep and nice coffee to start the day.  Have to book hotel for tonight and tomorrow , as I am expecting to go through day 1 and day 2 of the main event  Around 10.00 i wi...

01/02//2020 Price Update: Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Litcoin, OX(ZRX), STEEM, Steem Base Dollar (SBD), Basic Attention Token, Bitshare, DAI, XRP, EOS, Binance coin, Huobi token, Maker

1 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Danoskie

  Hello,How is you day going?It's another edition of DAILY CRYPTOS PRICE UPDATE.Today: 01/02/2020Happy new month and SPUD (steem power up day) to you.Today, some cryptos have gained a little as the market goes up with about 0.19%. This is a new begin...

Trezor Cryptocurrency wallets owners alert: Vulnerability Found and with only 15 minutes of physical acess can be Hacked.

1 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments alberdioni8406

When you are big investor of Crypto and wanna secure your portfolio of large sums of course you will Invest in Security measures to prevent hacking of your storage crypto in a Paid device, that are suppose to be extremely "anti-hacking attack" but ev...

Malware crypto mining script on a wallpaper of the Late Basketball star Kobe Bryant found by Microsoft.

1 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments alberdioni8406

Cybercriminals are operating in a picture of the Late Basketball star Kobe Bryant running a Mining crypto script hidden on it. The Microsoft Intelligence Team found the vulnerability and announced it in their Twitter page. The malware was found in a...

Gamble with 1xBit Casino - cashback!

1 Feb 2020 7 minute read 1 comment renabs94

1xBit Casino and Sportsbook is quite experienced online casino founded in 2007. Cryptocurrencies didn’t exist then, so 1xBit has adopted Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies later on.   1xBit Casino supports 52 languages. There is also very wide crypto...

Coinmarketcap 31/01/2020

1 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments sevillaespino

You can already feel the atmosphere of the weekend and also the first month of the year 2020 which I can say has been very good so far, I hope this weekend take advantage of the time for family as well as I want to wish my readers that they have succ...

The No-Shill Zone - Episode 1: We Deserve Better. It's time to demand it.

1 Feb 2020 2 minute read 1 comment Vinzalf

Foreword I'll start off by saying I eschew traditional writing standards. I write as I speak and I speak as I write. The ideas and writings henceforth are honest and unedited.     Episode 1 (1/31/2020) - We Deserve Better. It's time to demand it. Onc...

Cambodia Central Bank to release a form of digital currency: the power of Blockchain is spreaded all over the Globe!

1 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments alberdioni8406

Lately, Central Banks are entering "in force" to the market of the central bank digital currency (CBDC) and the Asian Giant China, leading in the research and soon will launch their digital Yuan. The National Bank Of Cambodia will release a "quasi" f...

Curate Bitcoin 01/31/2020 by dobobs

1 Feb 2020 5 minute read 1 comment dobobs

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of CURATION. Every investment and trading move involves risk. You should conduct your own research when making a decision. Listen to Elon...