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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Satoshi Probably Used Russian Proxy

4 Jun 2020 1 minute read 6 comments Abhi K

On June 3, CoinTelegraph published a report that put forward the idea that Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto could have used a Russian proxy. These investigations looked into code from 2009 that Satoshi had written. Code from the file that CoinTelegr...

What Will Start the Bitcoin Bull Run?

5 Jun 2020 5 minute read 4 comments johnwege

Often times in the cryptocurrency market many people argue about which coin is the best? Which coin has the best technology? Which coin will make you the richest?  Which one has the best chance to become the worldwide currency of choice?  Which coins...

Want Bitcoin's Price to go up? Bet on People, Not Inflation

29 May 2020 5 minute read 7 comments MarkHelfman

Financial uncertainty makes people do strange things. In April 2020, people bought oil contracts, silver, and shares of companies that have no customers or revenue. This, despite massive job losses, pandemic disease, and a global economic meltdown. S...

Bitcoin: What does the technical analysis show now?

5 Jun 2020 5 minute read 0 comments Aristos

Where are the main supports and resistances for the popular cryptocurrency located. What the signals show for his future course. How the hash rate is displayed and what role the halving has played.     In this method of technical analysis, the import...

The Best features you should know about Multi Crypto Coin Wallets

6 Jun 2020 4 minute read 2 comments cracken

A Multi cryptocurrency wallets permits a person for selling and buying of cryptocurrencies. Blockchain Firm offers a function-packed wallet that can be custom designed as per the consumer requirements. Multi cryptocurrency wallets 2 Factor Authentica...

Adjusting to the New Market, New World

20 hours ago 5 minute read 5 comments Thomas Wolf

I had to make some recent changes, in particular I gave up my XLM (Stellar) HODL'ings - I had done the same with my BAT about a month ago, but I was quick to recover those tokens and then some.  I'm not particularly happy about giving up my XLM tempo...

Cryptocurrencies make a solid comeback in India: India to significantly increase his crypto market share this year

2 Jun 2020 1 minute read 3 comments trebol11

Indian investors are back. India’s cryptocurrency market is set to gain significant market share this year. The regulatory environment, the instability of the rupee, and remittances are key drivers that will send the Indian crypto industry soaring. I...

Europe is moving towards eliminating cash and digitalization

5 Jun 2020 3 minute read 1 comment Queen CZ🍒

New money perspectiveCash may soon become a thing of the past, and in the post-crisis world it will not only become obsolete but also dangerous, because no one is sure when the Corona epidemic will end. Social distance and long-distance relationships...

What’s The Best Crypto Trading Bot in 2020? — Top 8 Bitcoin Trading Bot

2 Jun 2020 5 minute read 5 comments Dapp.com

  Nowadays, lots of teams provide crypto trading bot service on the market. It’s a hassle for a crypto trader like you and me to choose between these services.   When Should You Use Crypto Trading Bots? Many functions that a well-executed bot can co...

Greyscale Bought Over 9500 Bitcoins Last Week

5 Jun 2020 1 minute read 4 comments Abhi K

Grayscale investments purchased over 9500 Bitcoins for its Bitcoin Trust last week, accumulating even further as it now has bought over 28000 BTC since the halving - almost 10000 more than has been mined in the same period.  Kevin Rooke, who has bee...