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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VeChain Foundation Hacked and $6.7 Million Stolen.

14 Dec 2019 1 minute read alberdioni8406

One more Crime caused by Hackers in the crypto sphere and this time the Target was The Non Profit Organization VeChain Foundation ,where the Criminals found a breach in the Buyback address and stole 1.1 Million in Tokens worth $6.7 Millions. The Fou...

Plus token scam might dump bitcoins price even lower

28 Nov 2019 1 minute read CryptoArgha

Asian crypto ponzi scam plus coin scheme can again affect bitcoin This scam project has stolen over $4 million dollar in digital assets from its users and investors within course of time Bitcoins price bottomed at $6500 this week with high pressure o...

My fifth day with CryptoTab

10 Jan 2020 1 minute read jka

I know I told you that I wouldn't write anything until the end of the week, but I wanted to share some things I tried out. Quick Recap of Day Four Yesterday I compared the hash rates of CryptoTab and Minergate and figured out that they end up pretty...

What is “Bitcoin halving” & its potential of powering an extended bull run into 2020–21?

6 Jan 2020 2 minute read fklivestolearn

Bitcoin halving sounds like a complex phenomenon at first reading, but it simply a process of reducing the mining rewards to half, done to maintain the supply of Bitcoin (21 million). More details on this later but first let’s talk about the price ac...

Coinbase CEO's Review About the Crypto in Coming Years

6 Jan 2020 1 minute read HowToVids

Although some people consider that the crypto industry is in the downfall or its an end of crypto or Bitcoin. But there are people in the industry that are hopefull for its success and predicting a better future for crypto. It’s a difficult time for...

North korean Hackers target South korean crypto exchanges

14 Aug 2019 1 minute read CryptoArgha

North is world's Most isolated country in this world and there hackers are well known for their skills. A un (United nation) report shows that 17 country's cyber attack was conducted by North Korea as those attacker ip was directly linking to North k...

How much energy does Bitcoin use?

4 Jul 2019 1 minute read marianomariano

How much energy does Bitcoin use? is a project of the University of Cambridge. Researchers at the University of Cambridge have developed an indicator measuring the consumption of electricity in the Bitcoin network. Works in real time.Index - (CBECI)...

Know what your Time is Worth!

3 weeks ago 1 minute read Bitron Prime

Think of that time you were desperate to find a new job in order to give your old job the flipping bird. That exciting feeling of searching for new opportunities, working on new projects with a new company and the potential of "WHAT COULD BE" as I li...

Avalanche + Ethereum = ATHEREUM

23 Oct 2019 1 minute read aortac

Avalanche + Ethereum = ATHEREUM     ... ATHEREUM ...   As a result of the research, which is the working proof of the networks launched by Ava Labs in 2015;> 58% of Bitcoin nodes are located in data centers.> Ethereum nodes have a more dispersed st...

Pundi aj Stellar obrovské Giveaways

10 Sep 2019 2 minute read Cryptoinvestsvk

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