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A Short History of the World’s Largest Bitcoin Mining Pools

Setembro 26, 2019
Mining pools grow and shrink, and rise and fall altogether. Today there are more extinct mining pools than there are active ones. The hashpower of the survivors secures hundreds of PoW crypto networks, from major coins such as BTC and BCH to obscure altcoins such as monero classic and “zelcash.” The following guide provides an […]

Bitcoin Cash Acceptance and Community Growth Ramp Up

Setembro 24, 2019
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) adoption continues this week as there’s been a slew of announcements associated with BCH acceptance and activism. For instance, a massive electronic billboard in the middle of Tokyo displayed a huge BCH symbol indicating that Japan’s largest luxury watch and jewelry shop, Gem Castle Yukizaki, now accepts bitcoin cash at all 15 […]

Buying Bitcoin on the Street Is Getting Easier

Setembro 22, 2019
Access to cryptocurrency, still a relatively new invention, requires some technological knowledge and computer literacy. In order to become more mainstream, however, Bitcoin will have to become more “main street” so to speak. Some crypto evangelists are finding ways to simplify the process of digital asset acquisition, making it easier for the average man or […]

Tom Lee: BTC Is Genuine Safe Haven, Potential New All-Time High by End of 2019

Agosto 19, 2019
Senior analyst at market strategy and sector research company Fundstrat Global Advisors Tom Lee is confident that Bitcoin (BTC) became a genuine safe haven for investors. When asked directly “whether Bitcoin is a genuine safe haven” during an interview on the Fox Business channel on Aug. 15, Lee confirmed his position: “Yes. You can see […]

Goldman Sachs Gets Bullish on Bitcoin With a Price Target of $13,971

Agosto 13, 2019
In a note to customers, Goldman Sachs gave a bullish forecast for Bitcoin price. Shared on Twitter, Aug. 11, the note suggests a short-term target of $13,971. Bullish analysis based on Elliott Waves The target given is based on Elliott Wave Theory, which forecasts market trends by identifying extremes in investor psychology, along with price […]

Bitcoin Mining Industry’s Exponential Growth Just Won’t Stop

Agosto 12, 2019
A decade ago when Satoshi Nakamoto unleashed the Bitcoin network, the security behind the protocol was guarded by only a few miners. These days, mining the SHA-256 algorithm has become a thriving industry that hasn’t stopped growing. Bitcoin Mining Pools and ASICs Change the Game Every waking second of the day, bitcoin miners are crunching […]

Bitcoin Price Retakes $10K But Remains Short of Bull Revival

Julho 29, 2019
View Bitcoin has again charted a recovery to above $10,000, but the outlook remains bearish with the lower-highs pattern intact. The recent gains may be short-lived, as the recovery seen in the last 24 hours is stuck at key resistance levels and lacks volume. A UTC close above $11,120 is needed to revive the bullish […]

Norwegian Air to Accept Bitcoin Through Exchange Set up By Founder

Julho 25, 2019
Norwegian business magnate Bjørn Kjos and his family have reportedly set up a cryptocurrency exchange and plan to introduce bitcoin payments at their airline, Norwegian Air Shuttle. As reported by local business newspaper Dagens Naeringsliv (DN) on Tuesday, the new exchange is dubbed Norwegian Block Exchange (NBX) and is slated to launch in August. The magnate’s […]

German Regulators Approve $280 Million Ethereum Token Sale

Julho 22, 2019
Fundament, a blockchain startup coming out of stealth mode, has received the green light to issue the first tokenized real-estate backed bond that can be widely offered to individual investors. Announced Tuesday, the Berlin-based firm has obtained approval from Germany’s financial regulator, BaFIN, for the 250 million euro ($280 million) offering. By virtue of being […]

Crypto Analyst Says Bitcoin Price Could Hit $100,000 During Next Bull Run

Junho 25, 2019
ThinkMarkets chief market analyst Naeem Aslam predicts that bitcoin (BTC) will hit somewhere between $60,000 and  $100,000 during its next bull run, according to a Fox Business interview on June 24. Aslam had previously predicted on June 17 that BTC would hit $10,000 in “a couple of weeks,” citing institutional involvement as a major driver. Bitcoin successfully reached the five figure […]