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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PayPal denied to stays with facebooks libra project

4 Oct 2019 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.03 tipped

Payment servuce and processor paypal deined to join libra team for further run   Recently after launching pre mainnet of libra facebook announced a meeting regarding the launch   But seems not so pleased with it by saying pre work isnt enioy and deni...

Bitcoin finally stabilizing after the dip

4 Oct 2019 1 minute read haidernasir $0.08 tipped

Bitcoin prices are now stable in between $8.2k to $8k. Bitcoin price is now at $8,127.64 with only 1.87% loss in the last 24 hours. Bitcoin 24 hours high would be $8,310.60 and 24 hours low at $8,014.42. Here a graphical representation of bitcoin pri...

3 Easy Ways to Convert Steem to Naira

4 Oct 2019 2 minute read belemo $0.07 tipped

Cryptocurrency, blockchain and similar means of earning remains one of the best to earn for myself and a lot of Nigerians. It is free from the corruption that has plagued the country for a long time. The only problem is that in terms of mass adoption...

OKex Self Regulated Organisation Plan for Crypto

4 Oct 2019 1 minute read HowToVids $0.20 tipped

The creation of laws or rules has great significance in every field of life. All the developments depend on those rules and regulations. Although cryptocurrencies and crypto exchanges are working for a little long time. But the creation of laws, rule...

Binance implement amp features under fatf law

4 Oct 2019 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.08 tipped

World largest crypto exchange binance has interagated Aml feature on the platform with the help of coinfirm   According to the rule set by fatf each and every exchange need to secure the exchange under law   In order to work under this guildline...

Swiss broker trading EtP against bitcoin and Ethereum

4 Oct 2019 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.13 tipped

Swiss based crypto exchange and broker bitcoin suise has partnered with fintech startup amuno to provide crypto backed product etp   This will let swiss broker to let purchase and exchange digital asset with products   This make to purchase a par...

Bitcoin analysis on October 4 - exploded?

4 Oct 2019 1 minute read duy172111 $0.13 tipped

BITCOIN ANALYSIS CHART 4 ​​HOURS BTCUSDT continues to move very boring period, in a very narrow band. However, there have been additional interesting points that we need to note. The current price action model we watched today is the Inside Bar mode...

Hitbtc freezed $20 million worth funds of a startup

4 Oct 2019 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.07 tipped

Crypto exchange hitbtc has been accused to freeze a startups funds illegally    According to a tweet by fintech startup named Atlas quantams hitbtc illegal and fraudtly freezed the funds    In total of $20 million dollar worth crypto were freezed...

Correlation Between Bitcoin and Stocks to Damage Crypto Industry?

4 Oct 2019 5 minute read MintDice $0.14 tipped

The movement between traditional stock markets and the cryptocurrency markets is similar in many ways. This has been observed upon analysis of the gains and losses recorded by both in 2017 through 2018. However, if they actually do share a common gro...

Pundi x - Smart cash: Why have these big blockchain projects not had the importance they should?

4 Oct 2019 4 minute read derwin25 $0.12 tipped

  It is more than evident that any economic system, however consolidated, will always undergo changes over the years, mainly because there are always certain situations that can make economies turn 180 degrees quickly. Cryptocurrencies are presented...