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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Lineage 2

25 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments erikvantools

New free version of Lineage 2, popular MMORPG in the style of medieval fantasy.Self-sufficient and accelerated level up, limitless PvP during sieges and in the open world! Lineage II is a massive multiplayer online role-playing game for Microsoft Wi...

Bitcoin Beyond Expectation $600 000 Triggered

23 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments TrixTrade

This little documentary shows how Bitcoin could reach $600 000 per unit. This video is a deep study of the past, present and future of the bitcoin chart as well as other events that could impact the price of Bitcoin such as the halving event.     IF...

Proof-of-Stake Explained - Passive Income Guide

11 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments cryptowc

What is Proof-of-Stake (PoS)? Investopedia defines, “Proof of Stake (PoS) concept states that a person can mine or validate block transactions according to how many coins he or she holds. This means that the more Bitcoin or altcoin owned by a miner,...

Coinmarketcap 24/05/2020

23 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments sevillaespino

Good evening my readers, thank God we have finished one more week of life, I hope you were able to spend some time with your family on this day of rest and charge your batteries to start a week in a positive way. Today's market closes the week with...

How do you know the profit sites ... are they honest or scam ?!

24 May 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Ahmed Zaki

How do you know the SCAM sites ?! This article talks about the way to make sure of honest profit sites.. Many of those who work on the Internet to win currencies, fall victim to SCAM sites.. They waste a lot of time without any benefit, where they di...

John Mcafee solved Bitcoin greatest mystery. But won't tell who Satoshi Nakamoto is!!!

24 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Hem123

There are many mystery hovering around the name Satoshi Nakamoto who is said to be the creator of Bitcoin.In 2008 an article was plublished under the pseudnym of Satoshi Nakamoto presenting the idea of cryotocurrency. Then he was said to create the f...

Get up to 1.6653 BTC for free with coinchase

24 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Korsario17

Log in to coinchase every day for 5 years and get up to 1.6653 bitcoin for free. All your bitcoin can be withdrawn at any time! Coinchase is the world's leading Blockchain crowdfunding platform. Among its services it has: currency exchange, trading,...

Guest Opinion: In Code We Trust?

25 May 2020 3 minute read 0 comments FinRev

For something to have worth and command a price, it must provide some utility, benefit or satisfaction to a buyer. Intrinsic value is the quantification of that worth. Once there is value, the forces of demand and supply in the marketplace determine...

Grumps personal ramblings #6

24 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Grumpybrit

Yet another lesson learnt today.   Wanted to sell 12 ETC, for some reason I sent it to coinbase and not Binance to sell.  When I checked how many network confirmations needed I was thinking somewhere round 60, I was so wrong, coinbase want 5676 confi...

Europe's supercomputers hijacked by attackers for crypto mining

24 May 2020 1 minute read 1 comment MG23

At least a dozen supercomputers across Europe have shut down after cyber-attacks tried to take control of them. A pan-European supercomputing group says they seem to have tried to use the machines to mine cryptocurrency. "A security exploitation" dis...