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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Burger King Now Accepting Crypto

22 Dec 2019 1 minute read 3 comments HowToVids

Although governments are in not the position to accept crypto as a payment method. But businesses are accepting it as a payment system for the ease of their customers. One of them is Burger King. They started to accept crypto as a payment method. Acc...

Crypto Terms

22 Dec 2019 11 minute read 0 comments excitingworld32

Original Source   Important Crypto Terms - Part 3   Good evening everyone while dealing with cryptocurrency. It is important to be aware and have knowledge of a few terms. It helps so much in your jou...

Will Halving increase BTC again?

22 Dec 2019 1 minute read 0 comments dyhudyh

Predicting the immediate future of BTC and, consequently, the entire virtual currency market, it is impossible not to mention the impending halving, as a result of which the mining prize will be halved from 12.5 to 6.25 coins. This means that if only...

Ethereum: how does it work? - Beginner's guide

22 Dec 2019 5 minute read 0 comments Roberto D.

In recent years there has been a lot of talk about cryptocurrencies. Ethereum is one of them and is one of the most famous, given its high capitalization. She was born in 2013 from Vitalik Buterin, a Russian programmer and has immediately had a huge...

Decorate Your Own Crypto Christmas Tree: 1st Place Wins $100 of Bitcoin

22 Dec 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Hive People

  Here at Meme My Coin, we welcome you all to enter our Crypto Christmas Tree contest which is ongoing until December 25, 2019. We want to thank our sponsors for our event: Newdex, Vigor and Satoshi Nakamoto. Contest details at a glance: Deadline: D...

A hacker stole cryptocurrencies worth USD 1 million using SIM cards

21 Dec 2019 1 minute read 0 comments dyhudyh

A teenage hacker took over 75 SIM cards and used them during mass identity theft, which allegedly allowed him to earn cryptocurrencies worth one million dollars. According to media reports, 19-year-old Yousef Selassie from New York stole the identity...

Curate Bitcoin 12/21/2019 by dobobs

21 Dec 2019 6 minute read 0 comments dobobs

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of CURATION. Every investment and trading move involves risk. You should conduct your own research when making a decision. [MARKETS DAILY...


21 Dec 2019 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoBitcoinChris

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The Use Of Cryptocurrencies Is Expanding. It's slowly affecting our lives

21 Dec 2019 1 minute read 0 comments kripto sedat

  The Use Of Cryptocurrencies Is Expanding. It's slowly affecting our lives.   The latest news on the adoption of cryptocurrencies came from Burger King. Burger King has joined the gocrypto payment provider. It now accepts Bitcoin Cash payments. Wel...

Tim Draper confirms: Bitcoin will cost 250,000 USD in 2020

21 Dec 2019 1 minute read 1 comment dyhudyh

Tim Draper is a person known to all cryptocurrency supporters. In 2014, he predicted that up to three years, 1 BTC would cost a minimum of USD 10,000. It proved to be more than enough. ATH Bitcoin from 2017 is 20,000 USD. Now this famous investor is...