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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🗞 Daily Crypto News, July, 9th 💰

9 Jul 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Crypto_Lemon

Bitcoin Jumps Past $9,400 Despite Weak July Volumes; Another Bitcoin Stimulus Check Might Be Around The Corner; BitFlyer Partners With Brave to Develop New Crypto Wallet; Sergey Nazarov: Smart Contract Adoption by Enterprises About to Take Off; Bitc...

Researcher suggest exchange can counter attacks by renting mining power

9 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoArgha

Crypto Exchange Hacks are quite common and feared in the crypto space Many big Crypto Exchange were victim of hacks and lossed alot of money in form crypto Recently a researcher suggested Crypto Exchanges can rollout and avoid hacks by renting mining...

What is SableAssent? - Airdrex

9 Jul 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Airdrex

Sable Assent is a decentralized global black ecosystem with resources for consumers, businesses, and non-profit organizations. Our intention is to rebuild the world’s Black Economy to create global prosperity. The Sable Coin is used as a medium of ex...

The main news of the cryptocurrency market.

9 Jul 2020 3 minute read 0 comments dima sur

CoinDesk: the assets that are most important in cryptography CoinDesk launched CoinDesk 20. This group of 20 digital assets makes up most of what people mean when they say “cryptocurrency market.” But volume is not the only criterion for inclusion. C...

Why do we need crypto swap aggregators?

9 Jul 2020 3 minute read 1 comment Swapzone

If you Google “Best Cryptocurrency Exchange” and go through the results, you’ll stumble upon pages, pages, and pages of pretty much the same content. Let me break it down for you real quick. The search results go something like “Best Cryptocurrency E...

A Blockchain's Community Is More Important Than Its Degree Of Decentralization

9 Jul 2020 2 minute read 3 comments Brennan

I'm sure I'm not the only one who would like to go to 2009 and start mining Bitcoin with a laptop. Back then one CPU equaled one vote, everyone had an equal chance of mining a block, and Bitcoin was truly decentralized. Nowadays the hash power of the...

Legendary Investor Bill Miller Pleads For Bitcoin (BTC) Increase To $ 300,000

9 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments PassionCryptodotcom

Bill Miller, president and chief investment officer of Miller Value Partners, shares his crypto investment strategy and why he's optimistic about Bitcoin . In a FutureProof interview, the head of the investment firm that manages $ 3 billion in assets...

Why Will the Cryptocurrency Market Defeat the COVID-19 Pandemic?

9 Jul 2020 2 minute read 3 comments Cosmin

          The giant stimulus package initiated by the US federal government is equivalent to about 28% of US GDP for 2019, reaching while credit markets are in flux and bond yields are trending to zero. Being the strongest decline in US history, the...

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

9 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments haidernasir

Bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin, XRP and BCH is on a uptrend. Here a price chart of five cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin/USD Bitcoin is at $9,391.36 at 11:00 PM GMT, with a gain of 0.78% in its price in the previous 24 hours. Bitcoin with its 24 hours high wil...

Andreas Antonopoulos: “Bitcoin will never become truly anonymous”

9 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Goldenix

Cryptocurrency enthusiast Andreas Antonopoulos would like to see the functions of anonymity in the Bitcoin blockchain, but does not consider this possible. In a recent YouTube Q & A session, Andreas Antonopoulos said that Bitcoin is unlikely to have...