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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Crypto Trading Antifragility  — Part1 —  Risk

2 days ago 7 minute read 0 comments Renan_0x

When there is blood on the streets, both in traditional and crypto markets, enthusiasts panic and lose their precious coins. Some wonder “if Bitcoin is a good store of value, how come it crashes down along with everything else?”   While bloody market...

Did You Know The Original Price Of Your Favorite Cryptocurrency Before Now?

2 days ago 1 minute read 0 comments Dominus1

Hahaa what a happy day. Today I will keep it short, no long things. Did you know the original price of your favorite cryptocurrency before it got to it's current price? I guess you didn't know but rest assured because today am going to give you a bit...

Chimera - Privacy On The Ethereum Network

2 days ago 3 minute read 4 comments boyka

Chimera(CMRA) is a new Erc20 token that attempts to become the first fully private token on the Ethereum network. This coin is developed by members of Grand Theft Auto 5 and Red Dead Redemption 2 development team. From accolades alone the project see...

Bitfinex enters the staking market: earn passive 10% per year for storing crypto on the exchange

2 days ago 1 minute read 0 comments World Crypto

On April 7, the Bitfinex cryptocurrency exchange announced the entry into the staking market. On official Twitter, the Bitfinex team said that users can earn 10% per year simply by storing proof-of-stake tokens on the exchange. Technical Director Bi...

One Stop Cryptocurrency News Cast For April 7th 2020 ?

2 days ago 4 minute read 0 comments One Stop

📮 07-04-2020 📈MarketCap:                  $208  B 📊24h Mcap %:                  3.39% ⚠️Bitcoin Dom:                 64.40% 📌Active Coins:                2,947 📍24h Vol %:                    6.49% 💲24h Vol:                    $157 B   Trade On These...

BTC Update

2 days ago 1 minute read 1 comment AlexRypto

Hello Crypto Friends! A quick update on BTC- On the daily we have the wedge top trend line acting as resistance here as well as the 0.5 Fib and the 55 EMA - As we are in an uptrend, its good to use EMA's for guidance. What we can see is the 55 EMA...

I Got A Pay Raise - 4.7.2020

2 days ago 1 minute read 1 comment TheSnarfy

I got the good news today that I got my merit raise this year. Normally these raises max out at 3% so I had that calculated into my budget. Today I was told that I got a 6.4% raise. This is nearly $166 on each paycheck. This is going to help so much...

Stake : Everything you need to know about staking

2 days ago 6 minute read 3 comments Creativeboy

Think of being able to mine without buying expensive hardware or doing any routine maintenance. This is about stepping cryptocurrency. So the potential way to make passive income in digital asset markets Have you heard about Stake cryptocurrency? Or...

What Makes Good Tokenomics?

2 days ago 3 minute read 1 comment 0xFactor

Diversify Or Go For The Whole Pie?   In this devastating global economy people are looking for relief. Some people find hope in gold, silver and other traditional assets used for store of value. I remember helping a gentleman acquire vintage automobi...

As Crypto Volume Surges, More Businesses Eye Trading Profits

2 days ago 1 minute read 0 comments Chekimon

Revolut, the UK based fintech organization, has introduced crypto services for the platform’s users. This announcement comes shortly after an Italian bank announced support for Bitcoin trading. Understandably, firms servicing traditional financial ma...