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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What's Your Bitcoin & Crypto Cash Out Plan?

18 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments johnwege

I think cashing out is definitely something that everyone who has invested in Bitcoin has had in their mind at some point.  Using that money to pay off all of your bills, buy a new house or car, or maybe even retire and live the dream.  Whatever it w...

2020 – Turning Point for Crypto!

18 hours ago 3 minute read 1 comment SamBTC

This year seems like a crazy roller coaster ride which seems to be going more and more haywire with each passing week and month. What started with early signs of recession and slowdown in broader markets which received a rude shock as the COVID19 spr...

Tokenncoin: Live Coin Watch Cryptocurrency Market Platform

18 hours ago 7 minute read 0 comments Ram_crypto

What is Cryptocurrency? A type of digital asset that has a specific market value and that has powerful cryptographic properties. These usually perform independently of traditional intermediaries like banks and other financial institutions. Cryptocurr...

Facebook changed the brand name of the Calibra wallet

19 hours ago 1 minute read 2 comments Queen CZ🍒

Facebook has changed the Calibra brand to Novi after implementing reforms in the development of the Libra wallet. Calibra is a subsidiary of Facebook and is the developer of the Facebook cryptocurrency project. He is in charge of Libra. Facebook has...

Learning Technical Analysis #7 | Moving Averages

19 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments costanza

This is part 7 in my journey to properly learn Technical Analysis writing down what I've learned in bite-sized pieces making sure everything is easy to grasp. It is recommended to be up to date with the previous parts as this builds upon those. They...

HOM token - Marketplace of properties for students rental - Airdrex

19 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments Airdrex

HOMT, a project of HOMT LTD, is the world’s firt-ever platform that strives to democratize the access to and ownership of student dedicated properties. It aims to create a dedicated marketplace whereby properties will be available on rent for student...

The ultimate in-depth guide to Bitcoin SV (BSV) | Facts and Characteristics

19 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments NassiroV

Image Source Since Bitcoin SV is a branch of Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin SV has a lot in common with it (and also with BTC therefore). Among these similarities, we can cite: A monetary supply which is substantially the same, so that the maximum number of...

Who is Satoshi?

19 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments Kek

The most icon person in the cryptocurrency market is a person called Satoshi Nakamoto, the so-called creator/founder of bitcoin. According to Wikipedia, he has a net worth of 19 billion dollars, let that blown your mind for a second! 19 billion dolla...

DAI : King of Stablecoins ?

20 hours ago 2 minute read 6 comments McAlex7

I recently discovered that Argentina was using DAI a lot more than before so I decided to check why DAI and not another Stablecoin, we estimate that there are over 200 different Stablecoins right now. A lot governments are turning to cryptocurrency a...

Get a free Nydorenia token (NIA) , 100NIA = 88$

20 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments Legend91

  What is Nydronia? Nydronia is a cryptocurrency token built with ethereum blockchain or stablecoin backed by products that will be created by the union of the founders with companies, producers and industries whose unit will have as application the...