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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NEW BITCOIN MINING FARM IN TEXAS: PayPal founder wants to control 30 percent of the BTC hash rate

12 hours ago 1 minute read Cryptonator`s Airdrop Hunt

The Bitcoin mining company Layer1 plans to take 30 percent of the hash rate in the BTC network. The company's ambitious plans are already supported by donors. Bitcoin mining is a controversial field. Bitmain, a mining company from China, continues to...

Publish0xTutorials - Creating A Secure Homemade Hardware Wallet

2 weeks ago 11 minute read Smoljanović

Publish0xTutorials - Creating A Secure Homemade Hardware Wallet Purpose Of This Tutorial This tutorial is intended to illustrate how to create a secure homemade hardware wallet that authors here at Publish0x and others can boot into on any Windows o...

💰 Tone Vays 99% Positive Bitcoin Will Hit $100K Once This Happens #480

3 weeks ago 1 minute read Gary Leland

Former Bear Stearns risk analyst Tone Vays says he still believes Bitcoin will likely suffer a major pullback before beginning another long term rally.  However, the recent price action has him feeling bullish in the near term. 🎥 YOUTUBE: https://yo...

Weekly Crypto News Roundup - 1st February - 7th February

2 weeks ago 3 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...

Bitcoin Compilation Dummies Lesson To Become A Expert King

1 week ago 6 minute read Rubika Ventures

In our last lesson part one and part two, we explained the basic foundations of bitcoin. We talked about how the distributed ledger or blockchain works. We also explained how you can store bitcoin in bitcoin wallets, buy bitcoin from cryptocurrency e...

BTC Does React to International Tensions and Social Problems. (Coronavirus)

2 weeks ago 1 minute read Juan Molina

The main manufacturers of cryptocurrency mining devices including MicroBT, Bitmain and Canaan, have informed their customers that they will be delayed in deliveries of mining application-specific integrated circuits (ASICs) because The Chinese govern...

Bitcoin Cash A Journey From $77 to $501 A Complete Long Term Analysis Of BCH

2 weeks ago 2 minute read moon333

In my previous post we finally witnessed that the Bitcoin Cash had broken out the resistance of the pennant and produced more than 43% profit in 1st rally: https://www.publish0x.com/moon333/bitcoin-cash-turning-more-bullish-hit-key-level-resistance-...

Psychology while trading: Keep your profits in your pocket.

1 week ago 2 minute read MadMaxx

The feeling of euphoria when we finally land a 0.5% profit after holding on to our losses for 3 weeks and missing all the amazing profit moves is just amazing.  Ok, I'm just joking. It's great to get profits the normal way too. Buy low. Sell high. De...

NEWS: 1X2 Sinovate, Soverain, SCC, TRON, Energi, Divi Project, Telos, Bitcoin Incognito

1 week ago 3 minute read cryptominingcompl

1X2 According to the action plan they announced a program of layered ROI MN Rewards, which does not require any updating of the portfolio, because it will be distributed by them. New layers are determined by the number of masternodów, which has a net...

Create your own cryptocurrency easily with Simple Token (OST)

4 days ago 1 minute read NassiroV

Image Source The goal of Simple Token Simple Token is a platform that seeks to facilitate the launch of digital currencies. Today, launching a cryptocurrency is an ambitious mission that requires a full team and significant resources. Simple Token o...