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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Coinpot Challenge Day 36 - Earning 10.000$ Worth Of Crypto By The End Of 2020 For Free

9 Jun 2020 1 minute read 6 comments Zemiatin

Hello guys and welcome to day 36 of my coinpot challenge.   The claims have been kinda low the last couple of days becaue the 3 of the faucets ( MoonDoge, MoonLitecoin and Moonbitcoin) are still in maintenance. Still, I managed to earn a few satoshis...

Will Bitcoin surge to $150,000? Venture Capitalists are predicting the BTC boom, and Tezos, Ethereum, VeChain and LINK will sail along!

9 Jun 2020 3 minute read 12 comments PVMihalache

First lets define a venture capitalist and what are they doing for a living. A venture capitalist is a person or company that invests in a business venture, providing capital for startup or expansion. The private equity investor will provides capital...

Price analysis 9, June Bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin, XRP and BCH.

9 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments haidernasir

Bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin and BCH is on a downtrend, while XRP is on a uptrend. Here a price analysis of five cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin/USD Bitcoin is at $9,688.50 at 1:15 PM GMT, with a loss of -0.324869% in its price in the previous 24 hours. Bit...

🗞 Daily Crypto News, June, 9th💰

9 Jun 2020 4 minute read 0 comments Crypto_Lemon

$10,000 Remains Bitcoin’s Price to Beat; 66% of Coinbase Users Willing to Leave the Exchange Due to Mounting Privacy Concerns; Brave Browser’s Affiliate Link Controversy, Explained; Monero-for-Bail Project Sees Increased Demand During Protests; Ethe...

Atomic Wallet - A Juggernaut to Consider

9 Jun 2020 6 minute read 2 comments Auscillator

A Brief Overview As the crypto community continues to grow at its unprecedented rate, several exchanges and wallets have sprung up to offer a safe and secure service to interact with cryptocurrencies. Exchanges like Coinbase and eToro have found thei...

The Biggest Threat to Bitcoin?

9 Jun 2020 3 minute read 30 comments johnwege

Something isn’t right in the cryptocurrency industry.  Have you been able to feel it or see it?  While all financial markets are manipulated, it is just the way of the world.  Recently it has been much clearer to everyone that so is the crypto market...

Report: Bitcoin ransomware ransom amounts increased by 300% since 2018

9 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Kluma

Over the past two years, cryptocurrency ransomware hackers have increased the average ransom amount by 200%. This is stated in the report of the company Crypsis Group. In 2019, the average buyback amounted to $ 115,123. The median amount has increase...

Ethereum network fee topped Bitcoins this week

9 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoArgha

World's second largest crypto currency Ethereum has seen massive raise in its transcation fee over the weekend. Daily Ethereum network fees have surpassed bitcoins transcation gap and gap is growing since then The gap has been raising for two consecu...

Bitcoin spending a long time at this level

9 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments DanBlock

It's now over a week Bitcoin has been consolidating between $9,500 and $9,800 Based on the trend line I've identified, Bitcoin should make a move by end of this week, I can see Bitcoin keep slamming against the top yellow trend line suggesting that's...

Deep Fakes Dystopia and how to Solve it

9 Jun 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Jaemoney

Technology has been moving at a breakneck speed providing a myriad of advancements for all of us – but at the same time some very disconcerting pitfalls have emerged too. One such development has been DeepFakes. What seems like a super fun technology...