Bitcoin (BTC) News, Price Predictions and Opinions

Bitcoin (BTC)

31,158 Articles 9216 Followers

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.

In this tag, read Bitcoin (BTC) news, price predictions, opinions and analyses created by users.


Womplay Review - Earn EOS by Playing Games Every Week

6 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments osmankarabas

➜ Womplay - https://womplay.io?ref=NV44S8E 🔴 EARN FREE CASH (EOS) BY PLAYING GAMES NO INVESTMENT NEEDED Before Joining Pool play a Fast Game after That Join pool and install app which you want or play games on browser. 1 PLAY A huge collection of we...

From Wednesday's events on January 27, 2021

6 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments Mrjeff

 From Wednesday's events on January 27, 2021 ✅ Apple: iOS update to address crypto wallet vulnerabilities ✅ Another lawsuit against Ripple ✅ Bitmain will resume business operations after Jihan Wu's departure ✅ South Africa: Fraud as a reason to regul...

Watch Out For These 10 Bitcoin Scams

6 hours ago 3 minute read 1 comment CriptoNews

Differentiating from other financial assets with its digital presence, Bitcoin has been in demand from many segments, including corporate companies, for 12 years. But as with everything else, Bitcoin has gone through some rough road. In addition to p...

Bitcoin Could Be Another Store of Wealth: BlackRock CEO

6 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments CriptoNews

Larry Fink, CEO and chairman of BlackRock, which manages a mind-blowing $7.81 trillion worth of assets, has appeared on Bloomberg Live to be asked about Bitcoin. He mentioned the frequent coverage of Bitcoin recently by Bloomberg and other business m...

Digitalizing the World of Football with The Futbol Coin

6 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments Bitloca

Football is a sport that is enjoyed by many people around the world. Who doesn't know this sport? adults to children love football. This sport has a long history, it is known that the origin of football is from Mesoamerican cultures from over 3,0...

Shallow Waters Go Deep

6 hours ago 4 minute read 1 comment acesontop

The fourth industrial revolution, the great reset, or bringing the world back to a new normal and not ever getting to the old one, are narratives that are thrown out in the media more and more often as the elites are preparing the unfolding of this g...

Big claim from the famous CEO: "More companies bought Bitcoin than you think!" - Will their numbers increase in 2021?

6 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments CriptoNews

MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor announced that corporate interest in Bitcoin has skyrocketed. According to the CEO, there will be a flood of companies next year, following MicroStrategy's lead in acquiring Bitcoin as a treasury strategy. More compan...

Will ETH hit $10k this year?

7 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments Fab G

According to a Coinbase report dated January 22, 2021, the interest of the professional investors in Ethereum significantly increased in 2020. These investors buy ETH because they believe in the network potential value and the coverage against inflat...

Cryptocurrency public acceptance in your country

7 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments Batinium

I am in Botswana (Africa) and here people are still skeptical about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Most people believe it is a scam and it will make you poor nomatter how careful and knowledgeable you think you are. For many, yes I can't blame t...

Is Altseason coming?

7 hours ago 1 minute read 2 comments lugass

I can already see it on my crystal ball, the altseason is behind the corner With bitcoin dominance going down we should see an even more increase in the altcoins, and while some of them already outperformed BTC by a lot in the last 90 days: -AAVE (8...