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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Weekly Crypto News Roundup - 12th February - 19th February

3 days ago 2 minute read pheonixdown-dee

Every week, I will be collecting some news stories / opinion pieces that I have found to be interesting in the crypto world and condensing them down into one easily digestible article. All the article and images are taken from a news source that I li...

Fraudsters and Hackers Stole Over $4 Billions in Crypto In 2019!!.

3 days ago 1 minute read alberdioni8406

Crypto It's a world of billions of dollars now, and  Capt good and bad actors to the Market, ones building it to reach new highs never achieved before, others just studying the best ways to delay those achievements. And those bad actors in the crypto...

One Stop Cryptocurrency News Cast For Today ?

3 days ago 4 minute read One Stop

📮19-02-2020   📈MarketCap:                  $298 B 📊24h Mcap %:                  3.52% ⚠️Bitcoin Dom:                 62.0%   📌Active Coins:                2,462 📍24h Vol %:                  -4.87% 💲24h Vol:                    $132 B   Trade On These...

GekkoScience Newpac

3 days ago 1 minute read qiball

 I am currently running 4 gekkoscience newpacs and 3 2 2 pacs on a 10 port usb mining hub(sipolar). I am getting a respectable 380gh's from this mini rig. It's not a huge money maker but it pulls about 25 cents to 30 cents a day depending on what I m...

Stop Losing Money Investing In Cryptocurrency

3 days ago 2 minute read MMAPMagazine

Stop losing by investing your hard earned money in cryptocurrency. The emotional pros and cons are less evident when trading digital money. It's all fake anyway, right? How you think and feel about trading crypto matters. Your trading emotion will de...

How dollar printing press is crushing younger generation

3 days ago 1 minute read Arvydas77

In recent blog post by Arca I came across interesting fact that: In 2000, most new college grads got a standard $40 - $60k / year starting job. In 2020, most new college grads get a similar standard $40 - $60k/year starting job.  Meanwhile there are...

Bitcoin Technical Analysis for February 16, 2020

3 days ago 1 minute read Treeπ

Yesterday we saw a bit of a dip in the Bitcoin price which means a dip in the crypto market as a whole as well. Queue up the rekt and doomer boys as per usual. But, it’s nothing to be worried about at all. We are still well within key support areas o...

What We Should Know About Bitcoin?

3 days ago 10 minute read Blondgirl

On March 21, 2013, the market capitalization of Bitcoin rose to $1 Billion and in April 2013, the value went beyond $100 across MtGox as well as other exchanges.(MtGox is now defunct) From pizza to space travel? Yes, from November 22, 2013 onwards y...

Ripple (XRP) Has Formed Bullish Patterns To Breakout Key Level Resistance $0.31 | Bullish Alligators Mouth And Bullish Shark

3 days ago 2 minute read moon333

Taking Bounce From The Support Of Wedge: As we have seen earlier in previous post that on week chart the Ripple is moving in a falling wedge. The formation of this chart pattern was started in Aug 2018 and now after Aug 2018 the price action has hit...

Bitcoins at the bottom of the sea, HODLed by Davy Jones

3 days ago 2 minute read Dave Sawyer

Hey cryptofans, we love ya! We all know there are only 21 million bitcoins that will ever exist.   But how many of them are already lost?    Everyone has read about someone who mined or otherwise acquired bitcoins in the early days, when bitcoin fauc...