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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Get in early on a smallcap and stake at 36.4%!

29 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments manilpwn

xDai is a blockchain created as collaboration between the MakerDAO and the POA Network, and aims to be the worlds first stablecoin blockchain - a blockchain allowing smart contracts, incredibly fast transaction speeds (5 seconds), low transaction cos...

The history of the cryptocurencies - how everything started

21 hours ago 5 minute read 1 comment Heruvim78

Motto: "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." (Santayana) In case you do not know, everything started with the 2008 financial crisis, when Satoshi Nakamoto (him/her/them having close ties with the cyberpunk movement) exposes...

Bitcoin Tested Critical Level! Does the Bull Run Start?

30 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments radiationkayser

Bitcoin surprised its investors by testing the $ 9,500 level. The leading cryptocurrency is currently trading at $ 9,460, and CME Bitcoin futures will end tomorrow. With less than 24 hours left to this expected big event, Bitcoin continues to move up...

Liberland Architecture Conference short report - Free Republic of Liberland

29 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Liberland TV

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What is Etherum (ETH) cryptocurrency? Who created it?

30 May 2020 1 minute read 3 comments Phienmmo

1. Launched in 2015, Ethereum is known as an open software platform based on Blockchain technology, it allows developers to build and deploy applications based on distributed ecosystems. Also considered a cryptocurrency like bitcoin, Ethereum is also...

The Ultimate Guide: Earn $0.005 in 10 mins with CoinPot

17 hours ago 4 minute read 4 comments Ronnie10

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20 hours ago 1 minute read 4 comments FreedomBuilder

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Bitribe Exchange Event (No KYC) - Summer Live Show: Get up to 0.61 BTC Free

10 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments FreedomBuilder

  🎁 Total Reward will be distributed like this : ✅ BTC: 1 lucky user will win 0.61 BTC✅ ETH: 10 lucky users will share 61 ETH✅ TRX: 100 Lucky users will get 610 TRX✅ TROY: 100,000 TROY will be shared✅ JST: 600,000 JST will be shared✅ TFT: Everyone wi...

Oldman Sachs, They Just Don't Want To Get It!

31 May 2020 2 minute read 2 comments CPix

Last week Goldman Sachs hosted an investor call with a focus on the US Economic Outlook including opinions on inflation, Bitcoin, and gold. According to Goldman, Bitcoin is not scarce (Bitcoin Cash and Bitcoin SV), used in money laundering (1MDB scan...

Bitcoin and Altcoin Markets Rebound- A Bull Trap?

5 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments Wstanley224

Bitcoin and Altcoin Markets Rebound- A Bull Trap? Bitcoin and the altcoin market at large have had an amazing weekend, with Bitcoin holding the line above $9,500 and altcoins including Neocoin, Algorand and Ethereum posting large gains. Is this a mov...