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billion startup Stripe drops bitcoin support because it doesn't make sense as a means of payment

businessinsider.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Stripe, the billion online payments company, is putting an end to the product that enabled retailers to accept bitcoin as payment. It's a major hit to the popular cryptocurrency, once believed to be the future of online payments, but Stripe isn't the only company to back off. Expensive transaction fees and …


'I know you cheated on your wife.' Growing blackmail scam demands payment in bitcoin

cnbc.com – Tuesday, 23 1
And then finally, a demand: "If you want me to destroy the evidence and leave you alone forever then send ,000 in BITCOIN." Eargle is happily (and faithfully) married, but said the blackmail letter had him on edge. "And I had to think for a second because I was in a bit of a fluster, 'Am I actually keeping …


'It's never safe to invest in bitcoin,' says Evercore analyst

cnbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin's volatility has been especially troublesome in recent weeks with concerns over regulatory crackdowns and South Korea's announcement that it was considering a cryptocurrency ban. The popular cryptocurrency dropped below ,000 this week for the first time since November. The price dip, a …


'Shark Tank' Star Daymond John Has a Key Piece of Advice About Bitcoin

time.com – Friday, 19 1
John, who says he owns Bitcoin and Ethereum, goes against many traditional investors thinking about cryptocurrency — recently, Warren Buffett said it would “come to a bad ending,” and other vocal critics include JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, who has said it's a “fraud” (but he's recently had a …


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5 Stocks That Could Be Hurt By Cryptocurrencies

forbes.com – Sunday, 21 1
Their finances and stock prices have been helped to varying degrees. If Bitcoin, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies continue to do well these company's shares should also benefit. However, if the cryptocurrencies prices falter, and especially if they experience significant downturns, these company's …


50 Cent reportedly made millions from selling 2014 album for bitcoin

msn.com – Wednesday, 24 1
50 Cent made more than million from bitcoin sales for his Animal Ambition album.


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btc.com – Sunday, 21 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505068. … 407460cf112b61e6e36e4d4de88546823adc52163f1006ff6fba90d5d1e4050e, 2.02089890 BTC 2018-01-19 15:53:42. Coinbase. 1K8PNogxBZ6ts532DZnzxdbjgzJLjLdXqz 14.52089890; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 14.52089890 …


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btc.com – Sunday, 21 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505072. … a53d407e307401b106d4693d66884aa2bf0996be0ece73609614d25355a6e483, 1.48238618 BTC 2018-01-19 16:13:59. Coinbase. 1AJQ3jXhUF8WiisEcuVd8Xmfq4QJ7n1SdL 13.98238618; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 13.98238618 …


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btc.com – Sunday, 21 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505075. … 7cdc0cab429193ab78d18ca12aef110bd0dd09a7f2e7d1b7e251ea3e20ab7c18, 4.12677661 BTC 2018-01-19 17:13:00. Coinbase. 1DDXyKUT6q3H9e5QXm2Gv6BNNWgztFG55g 16.62677661; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 16.62677661 …


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btc.com – Sunday, 21 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505076. … 861c92fd1c6cf1db2b8d5ee43bd1636bd63304770b02671482227a7178c675f3, 4.48323969 BTC 2018-01-19 17:31:30. Coinbase. 1Gp7iCzDGMZiV55Kt8uKsux6VyoHe1aJaN 16.98323969; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 16.98323969 …


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btc.com – Sunday, 21 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505077. … a2fe182d58c6d1f71f7fc6f0583762d978e263bde5a9337218f3ba94a11630e7, 2.50943822 BTC 2018-01-19 17:32:32. Coinbase. 1Gp7iCzDGMZiV55Kt8uKsux6VyoHe1aJaN 15.00943822; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 15.00943822 …


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btc.com – Monday, 22 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505336. … b7104e01da37edd3354afd0115c0bb74f6eefaaf4de5650b4593fee9794daf9b, 0.65286316 BTC 2018-01-21 02:35:49. Coinbase. 1Nh7uHdvY6fNwtQtM1G5EZAFPLC33B59rB 13.15286316; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 13.15286316 …


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btc.com – Monday, 22 1
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btc.com – Monday, 22 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505433. … 99d4f8b2eec832bbc6a3ea1c1bcbf6ffe9b71c423ffebc3f01a111721975e3f4, 2.73909041 BTC 2018-01-21 15:25:11. Coinbase. 1K8PNogxBZ6ts532DZnzxdbjgzJLjLdXqz 15.23909041; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 15.23909041 …


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btc.com – Tuesday, 23 1
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btc.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505515. … 412a374c9295f717fc09ea30930afab008fcc55ad69e602e3e2ce5e305c48f5d, 2.53853780 BTC 2018-01-22 03:25:38. Coinbase. 1K8PNogxBZ6ts532DZnzxdbjgzJLjLdXqz 15.03853780; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 15.03853780 …


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btc.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505516. … efe89add48dfb98507b565b131e71b86b195805a415260cf369efaa659ab238a, 0.85038038 BTC 2018-01-22 03:28:53. Coinbase. 1C1mCxRukix1KfegAY5zQQJV7samAciZpv 13.35038038; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 13.35038038 …


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btc.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505517. … 7d64ba81be57534fe64d72223d6fd91059d241ae60b7e8125064f936758f76d5, 0.46701727 BTC 2018-01-22 03:28:58. Coinbase. 18cBEMRxXHqzWWC… (ViaBTC Bitco… ) 12.96701727; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 12.96701727 …


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btc.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Transactions in Bitcoin Block #505518. … fc5e92d487cc7bd937abb2b5a39b474d7612a8419ea3fba26ada525621048785, 1.41770296 BTC 2018-01-22 03:31:55. Coinbase. 18cBEMRxXHqzWWC… (ViaBTC Bitco… ) 13.91770296; SegWit commitment output 0.00000000. 13.91770296 …


7 Technical Mind Blowing Facts About Bitcoin

dev.to – Thursday, 18 1
In this post I have decided to share the 7 facts in the Bitcoin protocol that I have found really interesting and just impressive for most of us computer scientists and software developers. For a long period of time I was skeptical about learning Bitcoin and all the cryptocurrency frenzy, but as a computer …


90% of bitcoin's value could get wiped out, Wall Street veteran Peter Boockvar warns

cnbc.com – Monday, 22 1
Boockvar, a CNBC contributor, contends bitcoin is in danger of dropping 90 percent from current levels. He calls it a classic bubble. "I wouldn't be surprised if over the next year it's down to ,000 to ,000," he added. That's where bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency player, was trading less than 12 …


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A 'Haven for Bitcoin' Is Considering a Cryptocurrency Crackdown

fortune.com – Friday, 19 1
Indonesian authorities are investigating the use of bitcoin in the holiday island of Bali, amid warnings by the central bank in Southeast Asia's biggest economy over the risks posed by virtual currencies, an official said. The probe started after the central bank on Dec. 7, 2017 issued a regulation banning …


A Bitcoin Can Still Fill Your Tank for a Decade

bloomberg.com – Friday, 19 1
Even after its recent crash, one Bitcoin can still buy enough gas to fill your car's tank for almost a decade. At Thursday's prices, one ,000 Bitcoin can buy more than 4,700 gallons of unleaded U.S. gasoline at .54 per gallon. The average American driver logs about 13,500 miles a year at 28.5 miles …


A big bitcoin crash? Not even close

finance.yahoo.com – Friday, 19 1
The price of bitcoin has fallen by about 40% since it peaked in mid-December, prompting many analysts to proclaim a “crash,” a “rout” or a “collapse.” By stock-market standards, sure, those characterizations are correct. But by cryptocurrency standards, bitcoin is just being bitcoin. For a digital asset with …


After a Terrible Start to 2018, Bitcoin Rebounds Above 000

fortune.com – Thursday, 18 1
After falling to four digits earlier Wednesday, Bitcoin prices rebounded above ,200 as some investors bought into the dip. Demonstrating the continued volatility of the digital asset, the price of Bitcoin added some ,400 over the course of less than half a day on the biggest U.S.-based exchange, …


After The Bitcoin Crash, Are Cryptocurrencies More Currency Or Commodity?

forbes.com – Friday, 19 1
Bitcoin prices have fallen hard in the last month, down about 40%. It seems as many people have been gleefully predicting the demise of cryptocurrencies as have been anticipating great returns. If cryptocurrency—whether in the form of Bitcoin, one of its cousins like Ethereum, or some yet-unimagined …


Airlines and Travel Agencies That Accept Bitcoin for Payment

thepointsguy.com – Friday, 19 1
As early as 2013, airlines and online travel agencies began accepting Bitcoin as a payment method. Valuations back then were roughly 0 per BTC (Bitcoin) and with values in the last few months ranging between ,000-,000 per BTC, the swing toward cryptocurrency as a payment option …


Amazon User Orders Bitcoin Miner, Gets 'Boss Baby' DVD Instead

coindesk.com – Wednesday, 24 1
A U.K. resident tried to purchase a bitcoin miner off of Amazon last year – but received a DVD copy of an animated film instead. As reported by local media including The Herald, Plymouth resident Ichim Bogdan Cezar was trying to buy a Bitmain AntMiner S9 at a cost of about ,000. Yet rather than …


And Then There Was Bitcoin

gizmodo.com.au – Monday, 22 1
Do you remember Bitcoin from 2009? I certainly don't – I was off working on a mining truck somewhere around that time. But the folks behind YouTube channel Crypto Gource do, and they turned into a pretty neat little video. Sourced entirely from GitHub, a web-based hosting service used by developers …


As Bitcoin's Slide Continues, Prices Look Towards K

coindesk.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin looks like it might soon test near-,000 levels, as December's record-breaking rally continues to unravel. With major losses over the last few days seemingly brought about by negative regulatory news from China and South Korea, bitcoin (BTC) is trading at ,280 levels at time of writing, …


As Bitcoin Sinks, Crypto Bros Party Hard on a Blockchain Cruise

bloomberg.com – Friday, 19 1
But the steadfast optimism on display at this week's Blockchain Cruise also carries a warning for anyone betting on a cryptocurrency crash: It's going to take more than a 50 percent drop in Bitcoin from its Dec. 18 high to drive out the diehards. “This is something that you either believe in or not,” said Moas …


As bitcoin sinks, crypto bros party hard on a blockchain cruise

stuff.co.nz – Sunday, 21 1
When 600 cryptocurrency enthusiasts set sail from Singapore on Monday night for their second annual Blockchain Cruise, the price of bitcoin was hovering comfortably above US,500. By the time their 1020-foot-long ship pulled into Thailand on Wednesday, for an afternoon of bottomless drinks and …


As China cracks down on bitcoin, Indian cryptocurrency exchanges wait and watch

qz.com – Saturday, 20 1
The Indian government does not like bitcoin, but unlike its Chinese counterpart, it is in no hurry to clamp down heavily on virtual currencies. Once home to the world's largest community of bitcoin traders, China is now reportedly considering blocking access to local and offshore platforms that provide …


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bloomberg.com – Thursday, 18 1
The calls represent an about-face from Ross's position less than a week ago, when he recommended buying Bitcoin, Ether, Ripple, and Litecoin. Bitcoin's stunning slump from December's record high has traders and strategists scrambling for explanations, from regulatory concerns to the Lunar New …


Bitcoin's fluctuations are too much for even ransomware cybercriminals

theguardian.com – Friday, 19 1
Bitcoin's price swings are so huge that even ransomware developers are dialling back their reliance on the currency, according to researchers at cybersecurity firm Proofpoint. Over the last quarter of 2017, researchers saw a fall of 73% in payment demands denominated in bitcoin. When demanding …


Bitcoin's January price cash is being blamed on the moon

thesun.co.uk – Friday, 19 1
Some Bitcoin investors suffered major losses in recent weeks, after the world's most popular cryptocurrency saw its value halved. But Alexander Wallin, CEO of trading social network SprinkleBit, says a price drop in January was unsurprising. "The January drop is a recurring theme in cryptocurrencies as …


Bitcoin's on a wild ride, but investors have shown it's here to stay, analyst says

cnbc.com – Friday, 19 1
Despite its recent price whipsaw, bitcoin has gained legitimacy with investors and is here to stay, according to Spencer Bogart, a partner and head of research at Blockchain Capital. Bitcoin has been on a jolting ride this year after soaring more than 1,200 percent in 2017. It rose 30.9 percent Thursday, …


Bitcoin's price dropped 50 percent in one month

recode.net – Thursday, 18 1
The price of bitcoin has dropped 50 percent from its high of nearly ,000 last month. Currently, it's worth just over ,000, according to CoinDesk. At the end of 2017, bitcoin had shot up to 20 times its value since the beginning of the year. Like other cryptocurrencies, bitcoin is extremely volatile, …


Bitcoin's Price Drops Below 000 for First Time Since Early December

coindesk.com – Thursday, 18 1
According to CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index (BPI), the cryptocurrency's value has hit a low of ,714.02 as of press time. The last time bitcoin's price was below ,000 was on Dec. 1, BPI data shows. As of the time of writing, the price had recovered somewhat, trading at ,737.20. Market analysis …


Bitcoin's price has fallen, but it's still using more energy than New Zealand

vox.com – Friday, 19 1
The price of the digital cryptocurrency Bitcoin fell this week by half from a peak last month of ,500 per “coin.” When the price was soaring in December, there was a huge speculation frenzy. But as of Wednesday, Bitcoin was trading as low as ,200 in a drop almost as sharp and sudden as the …


Bitcoin's Price Is Plunging and Here's Who to Blame

time.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin lost more than a quarter of its value while Ethereum fell by nearly a third on Tuesday, as yet another country has begun to crackdown on the cryptocurrency craze. The latest government to tighten the strings: China. Chinese authorities say they will strengthen a ban put in place late last year to …


Bitcoin's recent drop underlines a major fear: fraud in the cryptocurrency market

marketwatch.com – Saturday, 20 1
Famed investor Warren Buffett has a saying about the aftermath of periods of unfettered market enthusiasm: “You never know who's swimming naked until the tide goes out.” That idea appears to be particularly pertinent for bitcoin BTCUSD, +2.31% and the cryptocurrency market, which has recently seen …


Bitcoin's value crashes and it's taking other currencies with it

digitaltrends.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin's meteoric rise in 2017 has faced its biggest downturn in quite some time. Just over a month on from hitting its lifetime value peak of more than ,000, it has now fallen to less than ,000. Those who diversified their cryptocurrency portfolio aren't safe from the crash though, as bitcoin's …


Bitcoin – Bullish Deep Crab

tradingview.com – Thursday, 18 1
What's up everyone, I'd like to provide some technical thought amongst all of the madness in the crypto world right now. Bitcoin is currently forming a bullish deep crab pattern on the 1h chart, providing a trading opportunity with a 1:2.5 risk to reward. The measurements for a valid deep crab are detailed …


Bitcoin – now even the Nostradamus chaps are getting in on it

forexlive.com – Monday, 22 1
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Bitcoin 101: What is it and should you invest?

wbir.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin seems to be all the rage. Right now in Miami, they are having a national conference on what's called crypto currency. But what is that and how does it work? Wikipedia describes crypto currency as "a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange that uses cryptography to secure its …


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Bitcoin and Blockchain Will Occupy Center Stage (Again) at Davos This Year

thestreet.com – Saturday, 20 1
The cryptocurrency panels, which include high-profile leaders Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde and BlackRock (BLK – Get Report) CEO Larry Fink, among others, are being held at a time when the hype about Bitcoin continues to grow. Bitcoin …


Bitcoin and Ethereum Have a Hidden Power Structure, and It's Just Been Revealed

technologyreview.com – Friday, 19 1
In cryptocurrency circles, calling something “centralized” is an insult. The epithet stems from Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto's revelation: a monetary system doesn't need a central authority, like a government, to work. That's such a potent idea that it's morphed into a battle among crypto-enthusiasts …


Bitcoin And Gold: An Inverse Relationship

seekingalpha.com – Wednesday, 24 1
There appears to an inverse relationship between Bitcoin and gold: one moves up, the other moves down; one moves down, the other moves up. Based on Elliott Wave analysis, Bitcoin appears to have made a new low and is poised for a move up in the coming week. The Bitcoin Investment Trust is a …


Bitcoin and other popular cryptocurrencies are crashing yet again

bgr.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin and all the other cryptocurrencies rebounded last week after a two-day bloodbath in which the price of Bitcoin dipped under ,000 for the first time in months. We told you at the time that you shouldn't get too excited that prices were climbing again, as a new price drop may be just around the …


Bitcoin and pot help fuel 'frenetic activity' in retail investing: TD Ameritrade CEO

cnbc.com – Wednesday, 24 1
There has been a "spectacular" increase in retail investor activity, thanks in part to cryptocurrencies and marijuana-related securities, TD Ameritrade CEO Tim Hockey told CNBC. Helping fuel that growth is millennials. New accounts from clients ages 35 and younger jumped 72 percent last quarter …


Bitcoin And Socioeconomics Are At Odds

seekingalpha.com – Saturday, 20 1
As Bitcoin falls below ,000 amid South Korea's potential ban on all cryptocurrency trading, exchange-traded investments such as Bitcoin Investment Trust (OTCQX:GBTC) are following it lower. People caught up in the euphoria need to take a hard look at the future potential of the cyptocurrency fad …


Bitcoin and the Dark Web: The New Terrorist Threat?

rand.org – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin has become the prominent currency of the dark web, which is often used to buy illegal goods online, such as weapons and drugs. Anecdotal evidence suggests that terrorists are using cryptocurrency and the dark web for terror activities, but further investigation is needed.


Bitcoin Backing Firms Feel Crypto Crash Pinch

cointelegraph.com – Friday, 19 1
With Bitcoin shedding 50 percent of its value in little under a month, those firms who vocally rode the wave on the up are now feeling the terrify drop in terms of loss of their own market value. Companies such as Overstock, which has some of its fortunes locked up in the digital currency, as well as Square …


Bitcoin backwardation, gold contango

bullionstar.com – Monday, 22 1
Since their debut in December 2017, bitcoin futures markets have often been inverted, or in backwardation. Why is that? Will this phenomenon continue?


Bitcoin Bashes The Bears

seekingalpha.com – Tuesday, 23 1
In September, when China banned ICOs, then closed exchanges, Bitcoin crashed 40%. Some viewed this as the end of crypto trading, while some rightly saw it as a small hurdle and trading volume soon migrated to more crypto friendly nations like Japan. Bitcoin recovered and continued to new highs.


Bitcoin Below 000; Value Halved Since Mid-December

snopes.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin fell below ,000 Wednesday, extending a sell-off that has erased about half the digital currency's value in one month. Other digital currencies fell sharply as well. Bitcoin has slumped about 30 percent just this week as traders worry that regulators in South Korea will crack down on trading of …


Bitcoin broker Coinbase booked billion in revenue last year — so the company has told …

recode.net – Tuesday, 23 1
Coinbase, the bitcoin trading broker that has exploded in popularity as cryptocurrencies surge and nose dive, has encountered an unusual problem for a Silicon Valley startup: Too many investors are trying to get in. The six-year-old company crossed billion in revenue last year, Recode has learned …


Bitcoin bubble may be sign of cryptocurrency investment trouble

northbaybusinessjournal.com – Tuesday, 23 1
The high appreciation of bitcoin, rising by 15 times in value over the last year, has sparked investor interest in cryptocurrencies. A cryptocurrency is a digital, decentralized currency and worldwide payment system with transactions that are verified by cryptographic analysis (solving secret codes) by …


Bitcoin can be used to buy these DC condos

dc.curbed.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Is fake money all it's cracked up to be? Currently, one Bitcoin equates to more than ,000, making it the world's largest cryptocurrency by market cap. Despite the threat of a Bitcoin bubble, real estate developers are taking notice in a big way. For the first time, a developer in the nation's capital is …


Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis – BCH/USD Facing Uphill Task

newsbtc.com – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin cash price started an upside correction from the 40 swing low against the US Dollar. There was a break above a major bearish trend line with resistance at 00 on the 4-hours chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken). The pair is now facing a couple of important resistance levels such as …


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Bitcoin Christmas presents are now underwater

qz.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin may have been a fun Christmas gift to give in 2017, but its value hasn't held up as well as a lump of coal so far this year: The price of the digital asset has fallen by a quarter since the day many people unwrapped the cryptocurrency delivered by Santa. The digital token that spawned a global …


Bitcoin continues rapid slide as Russia and China stoke regulatory fears

theguardian.com – Thursday, 18 1
Cryptocurrencies continued their sharp tumble on Wednesday as bitcoin dropped by over 16% as continued fears of regulation from Russia and China dent investor confidence. The price of the world's biggest and best known cryptocurrency fell ,000 to as low as ,000, on the Luxembourg-based …


Bitcoin Continues Rebound From Plunge Below 000; Ethereum, Ripple Also Rally

investors.com – Friday, 19 1
South Korea, which reportedly accounts for 20% of global Bitcoin transactions, is considering shutting down domestic virtual currency exchanges to curb speculation. But South Korea's chief of the Financial Services Commission said the government " is considering both shutting down all local virtual …


Bitcoin could 'trigger utter lawlessness' in India after Modi's failed war on black money

express.co.uk – Wednesday, 24 1
Last week Indian banks began to freeze the accounts of those using bitcoin exchanges across the country. A source at one bank confirmed to the Times of India that the move was triggered by the Reserve Bank of India observing due diligence against, “those dealing in bitcoins.” The official told the TOI: …


Bitcoin could be here for 100 years but it's more likely to 'totally collapse,' Nobel laureate says

cnbc.com – Friday, 19 1
"It reminds me of the Tulip mania in Holland in the 1640s, and so the question is did that collapse? We still pay for tulips even now and sometimes they get expensive. (Bitcoin) might totally collapse and be forgotten and I think that's a good likely outcome but it could linger on for a good long time, it could …


Bitcoin Could Lose 90% of Its Value: Street Vet

investopedia.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin continues its volatile run in 2018, plummeting to about half of the all-time high near ,000 per coin it reached in mid-December. While bitcoin bulls say long-time investors are accustomed to major swings in the cryptocurrency's value, skeptics are pointing to the most recent crypto cash crash as …


Bitcoin crash not a foregone conclusion

straitstimes.com – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin crash not a foregone conclusion. A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 22, 2018, with the headline 'Bitcoin crash not a foregone conclusion'. Print Edition | Subscribe. Topics: TODAY'S LETTERS · BITCOINS/CRYPTOCURRENCIES · MAS · Facebook …


Bitcoin Crashes to Below 000 as Cryptocurrency Scams Scare Investors

fortune.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin and cryptocurrency prices deepened their weeks-long rout Wednesday as a spate of hacks and scam warnings compounded fears that regulators would crack down on the nascent digital assets. The price of Bitcoin crashed to well below ,000, plunging to as little as about ,200, down more …


Bitcoin currency operators slapped with lawsuits alleging fraud

cnet.com – Saturday, 20 1
The US government regulator in charge of futures markets, known as the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), announced lawsuits against two different companies involved in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. One company, CabbageTech, Corp. d/b/a Coin Drop Markets, induced …


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Bitcoin Defends 000 Mark and Eyes Move Higher

coindesk.com – Tuesday, 23 1
For instance, during the last standoff (Oct. 1–17, 2013), BTC appreciated by 10 percent (not a huge move by BTC's standards), as data from CoinMarketCap shows. Further, prices were largely range-bound in the run-up to the shutdown and began rising sharply after the deadlock ended. That possibility …


Bitcoin Devs Release Long-Awaited Schnorr Paper for Scalability Gains

coindesk.com – Friday, 19 1
A new research paper focused on Schnorr multi-signatures and penned by several notable bitcoin developers has just been released. Published on Thursday, the paper was penned by developers Gregory Maxwell, Andrew Poelstra, Yannick Seurin and Pieter Wuille. It details how Schnorr …


Bitcoin dips below 000 for first time since December

bbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin has traded below ,000 for the first time since early December. The value of one bitcoin fell to ,958 (£7,222) before making a slight recovery, according to the price index run by the news site Coindesk. That represents a drop of nearly 50% since it peaked close to ,800 five weeks ago.


Bitcoin dips below 000, now down 25 percent this year

msn.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Bitcoin briefly fell Tuesday below the psychologically key 000 for the second time in a week.


Bitcoin drops 50 percent from its peak value as it falls below 000

theverge.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin dropped below ,000 today, and it's now worth just over half of its peak value. The cryptocurrency opened at ,348, according to CoinDesk, and dropped over ,600 to hit a low of ,685, though it's since recovered slightly and is currently trading at ,702. Other cryptocurrencies like …


Bitcoin drops as South Korea bans anonymous cryptocurrency trading

telegraph.co.uk – Tuesday, 23 1
South Korea has banned anonymous bank accounts being used to buy and sell cryptocurrencies, a widely-anticipated move in one of the world's most popular Bitcoin markets. The measures are designed to prevent children and criminals from trading Bitcoin in a country that has embraced the digital …


Bitcoin drops below 000 with billion of value wiped off in a day as cryptocurrency sell-off …

cnbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin fell below ,000 for the first time since November, as a sell-off in cryptocurrencies continued for a second day Wednesday. The world's largest cryptocurrency was trading at ,958.31 at about 6:50 a.m. ET on Wednesday morning, and was down almost 12 percent in the last 24 hours, …


Bitcoin drops below K after three days of cryptocurrency correction

techcrunch.com – Thursday, 18 1
The crypto crash that began two days ago accelerated yesterday and today, with essentially all top 100 coins down anywhere between 15-30 percent. The total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies is hovering around 0 billion, down ~30 percent from 0 billion just 48 hours ago. Yesterday …


Bitcoin falls back

fin24.com – Sunday, 21 1
Dollar prices for the original and most traded cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, fell below 000 for the first time since November last year this week before recovering slightly back to around 000. With prices having reached almost 000 in December, the bubble may technically already have burst, but the …


Bitcoin Falls Below 000 As South Korea Worsens Investor Fears

forbes.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Bitcoin prices dropped below ,000 today, falling past this key, psychological level after investors responded to the latest South Korean regulatory developments. The cryptocurrency's price reached ,972.29, according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). At this price, the world's largest digital …


Bitcoin Falls Below 000 as Virtual Currency Bubble Deflates

nytimes.com – Thursday, 18 1
SAN FRANCISCO — The air has been swiftly leaking out of the virtual currency bubble. A decline in virtual currency prices that began before Christmas has picked up pace in recent days as concern has grown that governments could crack down on the new industry. The price of Bitcoin dipped below …


Bitcoin Forking Madness Could Result in 50 Splits This Year

fortune.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Bitcoin God arrived last month. Bitcoin Pizza was delivered in January. Bitcoin Private's issuance date is… still a secret. They're just a few of the growing stable of so-called forks — a type of spinoff in which developers clone Bitcoin's software, release it with a new name, a new coin and possibly a few …


Bitcoin Futures Cop Says It Will Remain on Beat During Shutdown

bloomberg.com – Sunday, 21 1
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission said it would keep tabs on Bitcoin futures trading and other markets during a government shutdown, even though it would be forced to halt many other normal activities. “One component of the agency's mission is to oversee orderly derivatives markets, …


Bitcoin Gets Creamed Again and This Time There's No Place to Hide

barrons.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin fell on Monday morning after more news broke about the likelihood of new regulations. In just over three hours on Monday morning (New York time), the price fell to ,500 from ,700. And unlike past slumps, traders can't hide in other coins like ether or litecoin until the dust settles. The top 63 …


Bitcoin Gold Price Weekly Analysis – BTG/USD Facing 100 SMA

newsbtc.com – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin gold price formed a low at 3.92 and started a recovery against the US Dollar. There is a key bearish trend line forming with resistance at 0 on the 4-hours chart of BTG/USD (data feed from Bitfinex). The pair has to break the 0 resistance and the 100 simple moving average (4-hours) to …


Bitcoin Had a Strange Week. Does It Matter?

slate.com – Saturday, 20 1
Bitcoin had a lackluster week, with dramatic drops midweek that made some question the hype cryptocurrencies had generated in the latter months of 2017. And then it started to recover, reminding us how erratic cryptocurrencies are. Reports that regulators may soon come to get tough on the market …


Bitcoin Has No Role Yet for Institutional Investors: Bernstein

bloomberg.com – Monday, 22 1
The sheer volatility, liquidity, and even environmental concern — the electricity requirements for Bitcoin mining are enormous — associated with the still-nascent cryptocurrency space means Bitcoin doesn't yet have a real role to play for asset allocators, according to Inigo Fraser-Jenkins, the brokerage's …


Bitcoin has officially abandoned its claims for fast transactions at low fees… for now

thenextweb.com – Tuesday, 23 1
One of the things that got people excited about Bitcoin in the first place was its promise to deliver fast peer-to-peer transactions at a fraction of standard fees. But following its foray into the mainstream, the cryptocurrency has consistently struggled with slow transfers and excessive transaction costs.


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forbes.com – Monday, 22 1
After my last article on Bitcoin, I received numerous e-mails from various folks with insights about Bitcoin as an investment. Among these, the most intriguing were from those persons, including risk managers at securities firms, who are trying to get a handle on what the value of Bitcoin should be matter of …


Bitcoin investors seek refuge in gold after price collapse

thetimes.co.uk – Monday, 22 1
Nervous speculators in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are selling their stakes and returning to gold. Europe's leading gold traders have reported a fivefold increase in demand from people wanting to exchange bitcoin as its value plunged this month, triggering fresh questions about its long-term …


Bitcoin is 'first sign of greed since Great Recession,' says Federated's Chiavarone

cnbc.com – Sunday, 21 1
"It's the first sign of greed since the Great Recession," Chiavarone said this week on CNBC's "Trading Nation." "It's indicative of rising risk appetites which will drive equity markets higher almost regardless of what happens with bitcoin." Bitcoin is such a contentious emerging asset, Chiavarone recently felt …


Bitcoin is 'something regulators need to deal with but not ban,' says former FDIC chair

cnbc.com – Friday, 19 1
Amid threats of a potential ban on cryptocurrency, former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair said digital currencies such as bitcoin should be more tightly monitored but not stopped. "It's something regulators need to deal with but not ban," Bair told CNBC's "Fast Money" on Thursday. Bair, who said she does not own …


Bitcoin is all the rage — but is it worth the risk?

washingtonpost.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Even as the stock market continues to soar, investors are looking for the next great thing that will turn them into the millionaire next door. Many believe bitcoin is that thing. They like the thrill of a new payment system taking hold. So despite cautions from regulators and investment advisers, people are …


Bitcoin is attracting investors with no idea and it may be a bubble about to burst

heraldsun.com.au – Sunday, 21 1
As well as being the leading cryptocurrency, Bitcoin is apparently also a bubble and like the dotcom and 1630s tulip bubble, it's driven by the excitement of the crowd, people's fear of missing out and a total ignorance of how markets work. All bubbles burst, this one sort of just has and I have no idea if it's …


Bitcoin Is Back Above 500, But Bulls Not Out of the Woods Yet

coindesk.com – Friday, 19 1
Despite a sharp price recovery to over ,500 today, bitcoin's bulls are not out of the woods yet, the price charts suggest. Coindesk's Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) has climbed 25.9 percent from the eight-week low of ,199.59 hit yesterday at 15:44 UTC. As of writing, bitcoin (BTC) is trading at ,590 …


Bitcoin is doomed to suffer a catastrophic collapse, Nobel Laureate says

metro.co.uk – Tuesday, 23 1
The Bitcoin market is doomed to 'totally collapse', a Nobel Prize-winning economist has predicted. Robert Shille, a professor at Yale University, told CNBC, said there were 'bubbles everywhere' and said he 'doesn't know what to make of bitcoin ultimately'. There'll be another Royal Wedding this year as …


Bitcoin Is Fading Fast: Interest Is Dropping, And Price With It

seekingalpha.com – Thursday, 18 1
It's been a tough week and month for cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin is 48% off from its peak, and Ripple's XRP is down 72% from its peak. The losses have been led by worries about Asian regulation. However, an even more dangerous problem is arising: Investor disinterest. Over the past year, Bitcoin's price …


Bitcoin Is Likely to 'Totally Collapse and Be Forgotten,' Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Says

time.com – Saturday, 20 1
Robert Shiller, the Nobel Prize-winning Yale economist who predicted the housing bubble, says that he is mystified by the rise of Bitcoin—but ultimately regards the cryptocurrency as a speculative bubble that is likely to burst. Speaking with CNBC in advance of the upcoming World Economic Forum in …


Bitcoin is making a comeback

businessinsider.com – Thursday, 18 1
But the gains seen earlier this morning have solidified in Asian trade, and Bitcoin has now bounced by almost 20% today off its overnight low. And the buying has extended to all the major alt-coins, following the sector-wide selloff which over the previous 48 hours saw heavy falls across the board.


Bitcoin is not an investment we would advise, UBS chairman says

cnbc.com – Tuesday, 23 1
UBS believes that bitcoin is a speculative investment and is not advising its clients to invest in the digital currency, the bank's chairman told CNBC Tuesday. Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, UBS Chairman Axel Weber said the bank makes a clear distinction between institutional and …


Bitcoin is now higher, reversing earlier losses that brought it below 000

cnbc.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Bitcoin climbs above ,900 in late morning trading, up 10 percent from a low of ,972.29 hit early Tuesday morning, according to CoinDesk's bitcoin price index. Bitcoin futures also rise, topping ,000 in late morning trading. No specific driver was immediately apparent behind Tuesday's price …


Bitcoin Is Overcoming Its Branding Problem

observer.com – Saturday, 20 1
Since then, massive amounts of Bitcoin have been stolen as the result of computer hacks, most notably Mt Gox in 2014 and Bitfinex in 2016, and the total resulting losses equal a whopping 970,000 BTC (.6 billion at the time of this writing). For the victims, unfortunately, Bitcoin losses are not protected …


Bitcoin is slumping back down toward 000

businessinsider.com – Tuesday, 23 1
After paring much of last week's heavy losses on Friday, the world's largest cryptocurrency lost another 8% on Monday, bottoming out at ,479 per token. Bitcoin has lost 17.52% of its value — or roughly .27 billion in market cap — since January 15. Last week, all cryptocurrencies were walloped in …


Bitcoin is stuck and without a plan to gain customers it could be doomed

dallasnews.com – Saturday, 20 1
After a meteoric rise, bitcoin's price has fallen more than 50 percent in one month. The recent price crash fits a classic model of technology adoption. Geoffrey Moore's best-seller, Crossing the Chasm, describes how the growth of a new technology follows predictable patterns. According to Moore, there …


Bitcoin Is Too Small, Volatile and Energy-Burning to Be Part of Your Portfolio

barrons.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Traditional investors have been keeping a close eye on bitcoin over the past year, trying to figure out whether it belongs in their portfolios alongside the stocks and bonds they've been buying for decades. There's a compelling argument that investors need exposure to digital coins, whose price action is …


Bitcoin jolted by regulation worries, tumbles 11 percent on extended sell-off

reuters.com – Thursday, 18 1
TOKYO/LONDON (Reuters) – Bitcoin skidded more than 11 percent on Wednesday, extending a precipitous downturn in fortunes with investors spooked by fears regulators might clamp down on an asset whose value has skyrocketed in the past year. The price of the world's biggest and best known …


Bitcoin Laundering Less Than One Percent of All Transactions

cointelegraph.com – Sunday, 21 1
A recent report from the joint Bitcoin analysis team of FDD and Ellicit, a Bitcoin forensics company, indicates that less than one percent of all Bitcoin … “The amount of observed Bitcoin laundering [is] small and darknet marketplaces such as Silk Road and, later, AlphaBay are [generally] the source of …


Bitcoin Loses Half of Its Value

learningenglish.voanews.com – Thursday, 18 1
The price of Bitcoin dropped below ,000 on Wednesday. Bitcoin is the world's best-known cryptocurrency. But, it has lost half of its value from the record price set last month. The digital currency was valued at over ,000 last December. On Wednesday, Bloomberg financial service said the price …


Bitcoin May Split 50 Times in 2018 as Forking Craze Accelerates

bloomberg.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Some 19 Bitcoin forks came out last year — but up to 50 more could happen this year, according to Lex Sokolin, global director of fintech strategy at Autonomous Research. Ultimately, the number could run even higher now that Forkgen, a site enabling anyone with rudimentary programming skills to …


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forbes.com – Friday, 19 1
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Bitcoin plunges below 000 in worst 2-day rout in 3 years

ft.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin plunged below ,000 on Wednesday, marking its worst two-day rout in three years, only hours before the first monthly futures contracts on the controversial cryptocurrency expired. The most widely held digital currency has fallen almost a third in the past two days, reducing its total market value …


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bravenewcoin.com – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin (BTC) continues to be highly volatile. Having ranged over 30% in the past week, the cryptocurrency was, at one point, down 56% from all time highs. The BTC market cap now stands at US0 Billion, with just over US Billion traded in the past 24 hours. Hash rate and difficulty have increased …


Bitcoin price BOOST: Not even cryptocurrency 'CIVIL WAR' has not stopped 'upward momentum'

express.co.uk – Sunday, 21 1
Leising added: “With bitcoin you have seen hacks of exchanges, hundreds of millions of dollars of bitcoin being stolen. You've seen governments try to ban it. There's been a civil war going on among the developers who are essential to this for years, and yet none of that has really stopped this incredible …


Bitcoin Price Bubble Could Last 100 Years, Says Yale Economist

investopedia.com – Monday, 22 1
Shiller remains somewhat skeptical about bitcoin, although he does not rule out the possibility of cryptocurrencies being around for a very long time. Although the prices of bitcoin and other digital currencies have fallen from their highs in the past few months, with BTC trading for less than ,000 per …


Bitcoin Price Continues Slide

investopedia.com – Wednesday, 24 1
In the absence of positive news, bitcoin's price is continuing its slide. At 14:10 UTC, the price of a single bitcoin was ,327.17, down 4.13% from 24 hours ago. Earlier this morning, it dropped to as low as ,972.29 according to a CNBC report. Other cryptocurrencies were also in the red as the overall …


Bitcoin price crash REVEALED: Reason behind sudden cryptocurrency plummet

express.co.uk – Sunday, 21 1
The managing director at eTorro, Russia, said the influx of “mass-market consumers” looking to join the cryptocurrency trend led to the sudden surge in price for bitcoin, which reached highs of around ,000 in December. Mr Verbitsky told RT: “Many people behind bitcoin and cryptocurrencies as a …


Bitcoin price drop sees investors swap cryptocurrency for solid gold

standard.co.uk – Monday, 22 1
Anxious bitcoin speculators have sought refuge in gold amid a price plunge in the cryptocurrency. Sales of gold coins surged fivefold last week at Frankfurt-based trader CoinInvest, with phones ringing off the hook and emails pouring in from nervous investors looking to cash out. CoinInvest director …


Bitcoin price is down after a slew of negative comments from experts

mashable.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Bitcoin's price is in the gutter — well, if you compare with that ,940 peak about a month ago. At its current price of ,437, it's still up roughly 1,100 percent in the past 12 months. The recent drop could be a result of a recurring trend that's in fashion again: Wall Street experts and analysts having a …


Bitcoin price latest: Cryptocurrencies continue to plunge amid fears that trading could be banned

independent.co.uk – Thursday, 18 1
Every single cryptocurrency – which includes bitcoin, but new entrants like ethereum and ripple – has plunged by about 10 per cent over the last day. That's down from an already low price, after a significant selloff in recent days. The plunging price is on the back of suggestions by a number of …


Bitcoin price latest: Cryptocurrency plunges as traders in South Korea forced to identify themselves

independent.co.uk – Tuesday, 23 1
Everyone trading bitcoin in South Korea will now have to identify themselves, in new regulation that endangers one of the cryptocurrencies' most central principles. The regulation is wide-ranging and threatens one of the core parts of bitcoin. Cryptocurrencies have become popular largely because they …


Bitcoin price LIVE: Bitcoin price steady as London waits on Crypto jobs BOOM

express.co.uk – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin's price is at ,677 at the time of press with Ethereum at ,063 and Ripple .38. One of the narratives running parallel to bitcoin's staggering rise over the last year is its slow creep and retreat towards the world of mainstream finance. The Telegraph are reporting today that a leading City of …


Bitcoin price LIVE: Price rising as Morgan Stanley jumps aboard the bitcoin bus

express.co.uk – Saturday, 20 1
Bitcoin's price is up 4 on the day so far, now sitting at ,282. Ethereum is at ,042 and Ripple is happy enough at .60. After a bad week for bitcoin headlines, there's news this morning that Morgan Stanley is now clearing Bitcoin futures for their clients. Goldman Sachs (who else) was the only …


Bitcoin price recovers after crash, but threat of new regulation looms over cryptocurrencies

independent.co.uk – Friday, 19 1
The price of bitcoin is recovering after the cryptocurrency market crashed – but worries are still haunting the entire industry. While bitcoin has stopped and to some extent reversed its recent slide, there are still concerns that new regulation could be revealed and shove the price down even further.


Bitcoin Price Struggles to Remain Above 000 Once Again

themerkle.com – Monday, 22 1
Most of the Bitcoin trading volume originates from the Upbit platform, which is a rather interesting development. OKEx is in second place with their BTC/USDT pair, which is another intriguing turn of events. Bitfinex completes the top three with their BTC/USD pair. Further down the line, we see bitFlyer …


Bitcoin Price Tanks Over The Weekend

investopedia.com – Tuesday, 23 1
The cryptocurrency broke the ,000 barrier on Saturday morning but fell soon after. At 13:57 UTC, bitcoin was trading at ,532.75, down 8.59% from its price 24 hours ago. It was also a drop of 17.33% from its high of ,740.81 on Saturday morning. Other cryptocurrencies followed bitcoin's lead.


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newsbtc.com – Monday, 22 1
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Bitcoin price THREAT: Fears bitcoin will crash as Merkel and Macron propose regulation

express.co.uk – Sunday, 21 1
Bitcoin prices suffered a crushing blow this week after South Korean regulators threatened to ban crypto trading, plummeting billion (£59.8billion) in value between Monday and Thursday alone. Bitcoin investors now fear further regulation in Europe could adversely impact prices, which were trading …


Bitcoin price to SKYROCKET: Expert has 'no doubt' Bitcoin will reach over 0000

express.co.uk – Tuesday, 23 1
But billionaire business mogul Warren Buffett warned bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are “certain” to end badly. Bitcoin's popularity has caused demand to skyrocket throughout 2017, pushing other cryptocurrencies like Ripple and ethereum to also reap the benefits of the cryptocurrency craze.


Bitcoin Price Tumbles; Set To Close Below 100-Day MA

investopedia.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Cryptocurrency prices opened Monday on the back foot as heightened regulatory concerns continue to weigh on sentiment. Over the weekend, some of India's largest banks, including the State Bank of India, suspended accounts of prominent bitcoin exchanges, and requested greater collateral on …


Bitcoin price WARNING: Cryptocurrency bubble might 'TOTALLY COLLAPSE' – or last 100 years

express.co.uk – Sunday, 21 1
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Bitcoin showed another week typified by extreme volatility. At US,448.20, bitcoin began the week showing good resilience from the pounding its price endured only the week before. Bitcoin dropped significantly again during midweek trading to a low of US,402.29 causing panic selling on frenzied …


Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – Can BTC/USD Capitalize Further?

newsbtc.com – Sunday, 21 1
Bitcoin price formed a major bottom at the 96 low and recovered well against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair is currently attempting to settle above two bearish trend lines with resistance at ,250 on the 4-hours chart (data feed from SimpleFX). The price must settle above the 800 level to …


Bitcoin price: BTC plummets as Indian banks shut down cryptocurrency trading accounts

express.co.uk – Monday, 22 1
Banks across India are cracking down on bitcoin trade, months after Finance Minster Arun Jaitley publicly denounced the digital currency. Bitcoin opened on the markets at ,899.20 (£9,307.16) before plunging by ,000 (£721.53) just before 8am GMT. The token bounced back somewhat at 2.05pm …


Bitcoin price: European Union considers regulating cryptocurrency amid fears of bubble

express.co.uk – Monday, 22 1
The term describes a way of raising funds where issuers accept a cryptocurrency, like bitcoin, in exchange for a token that represents something related to a firm or project. This could include a share of some kind of future service. The UK regulator has warned that they come with a “good chance of losing …


Bitcoin price: Expert reveals what cryptocurrency NEEDS to survive over next few years

express.co.uk – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin price continued to drop after the Christmas holiday's fiasco when virtual wallet holders saw the cryptocurrency declining for four consecutive days. Mr Garrity said the cryptocurrency will need to strengthen its "fundamental underpinning" to shed its speculative nature. He said: "Are we starting to …


Bitcoin price: Why the cryptocurrency's value has fallen so heavily

independent.co.uk – Saturday, 20 1
Bitcoin's price tumbled this week, as it emerged that people could be banned from trading the cryptocurrency in various countries around the world. … “We will have a joint Franco-German analysis of the risks linked to bitcoin, regulation proposals and these will be submitted as a joint proposal to our G20 …


Bitcoin rallies more than 30% to briefly top 000 in latest wild swing

cnbc.com – Friday, 19 1
Bitcoin hits a high of ,045.09, up 30.9 percent from a low of ,199.59 touched a day ago on CoinDesk. "Large dips of 25 percent or greater are a feature of the global, super liquid, near-instant cryptocurrency trading environment," Nolan Bauerle, director of research at CoinDesk, says, pointing to six …


Bitcoin selloff deepens, digital currency now down 50% from recent peak

usatoday.com – Thursday, 18 1
A day after falling 25%, bitcoin plunged another 9% Wednesday to around ,635 per coin, or 50% lower than its mid-December peak of around ,500. Market watchers warned of a bubble last year when bitcoin skyrocketed, despite the fact that it is a fledgling digital currency that still hasn't achieved …


Bitcoin Sheds Dollar Value As Restrictions Become Tighter

forbes.com – Tuesday, 23 1
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express.co.uk – Monday, 22 1
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Bitcoin sinks below 000, losing half its value in a month

latimes.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin tumbled below ,000, bringing its loss to almost 50% from a record set only a month ago, as increased scrutiny from regulators around the world weighs on the digital-coin craze. The largest cryptocurrency dropped 10% to ,610.05 as of 6:33 a.m. PST, its first foray below ,000 since Dec.


Bitcoin sinks to half its peak price as regulatory fears grow

msn.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin skidded a further 12 percent on Wednesday, marking an almost halving in value from its peak price, with investors spooked by fears regulators could clamp down on the volatile cryptocurrency that skyrocketed last year.


Bitcoin Slides More Than 10 Percent to Near 000 Level

coindesk.com – Tuesday, 23 1
The price of bitcoin is down more than 10% today, according to CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). At press time, the cryptocurrency's price is trading around ,237.28, a decline of roughly 10.92% from the day's open of ,522.86. As it stands, the current value is near the daily low of ,050.79, …


Bitcoin Slips After Frantic Rally as Traders Await Fresh Signals

bloomberg.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin's gyrations in early 2018 has investors, regulators and onlookers debating whether the speculative bubble has popped after a 1,400 percent ascent last year. While it staged multiple comebacks in 2017 following double-digit losses, the digital coin has not been able to string together a rally …


Bitcoin soars more than 30 percent in latest wild swing

msn.com – Friday, 19 1
Bitcoin surged Thursday, recovering from a sharp sell-off to briefly trade above 000.


Bitcoin speculative bubble is bursting and has a long way to fall, economists warn

theguardian.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin has all the hallmarks of a classic speculative bubble and even after almost halving in value in a matter of weeks it still has further to fall, according to a leading team of economists. As regulators in South Korea again signalled on Thursday that they were considering a ban on cryptocurrency …


Bitcoin Stalls as Analyst Predicts 000 Price Target By Yearend

investopedia.com – Saturday, 20 1
An otherwise volatile week seems to be ending on a staid note for cryptocurrency markets this week. At 13:34 UTC, the price of a single bitcoin was ,3836.10, an increase of 5.20% from 24 hours ago. But that price point failed to break the ,000 barrier, a figure it almost touched on Thursday …


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siliconangle.com – Monday, 22 1
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Bitcoin swings: Speculators warn of stock market volatility in 2018

express.co.uk – Monday, 22 1
Last week's wild swings in crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin jangled investor nerves while the collapse of outsourcing giant Carillion caused anxiety closer to home. Stock market volatility now looks set to make a comeback in 2018 amid warnings that the second longest bull run in history may finally be …


Bitcoin tanks 11% to fall below 000; South Korea announces details on crypto tax

wbir.com – Tuesday, 23 1
In a potential move towards taxing cryptocurrency transactions, the news agency also said the government plans to require digital currency exchanges to share users' transaction data with banks. Bitcoin trading in South Korean won accounted for 4% of trading volume, according to CryptoCompare.


Bitcoin tanks more than 10% to start week to below 000 again

cnbc.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin briefly falls more than 11 percent over the last 24 hours on Coinbase, falling to a low near ,376. Ethereum drops below the psychologically key ,000 level again and traded about 5 percent lower near 5, according to CoinMarketCap. There was no immediately apparent driver of the …


Bitcoin tax loophole could save cryptocurrency investors millions as it leaves HMRC short

express.co.uk – Sunday, 21 1
The massive loophole allows investors, who could have made millions when bitcoin hit its ,343 (£14,000) high in December, to declare their returns as gambling winnings. Winnings from gambling are generally not considered investment returns and so avoid taxation, leaving HMRC with the potential …


Bitcoin tests important price level after dramatic plunge

cnbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
Technical strategists say bitcoin looks to be in the process of finding a price floor. The analysts are watching the 100-day moving average, as a level the cryptocurrency has held in the past. If bitcoin has found a bottom, it could then test resistance at the 50-day moving average at around ,500. If not, it …


Bitcoin tests what should be the best support for today at 11100/11000

fxstreet.com – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin tests what should be the best support for today at 11100/11000 but below 10700 is more negative targeting 10200/100 then 9800/9700 before the 9250/200 area. Below 9000 meets strong support at 8700/500. This is the big chance for bulls to turn the market around. If you have been waiting for …


Bitcoin To Drop As Low As 00 This Year, Wall Street CIO Predicts

cointelegraph.com – Monday, 22 1
Peter Boockvar, the Chief Investment Officer at Bleakley Advisory Group, sees the potential for Bitcoin (BTC) to be around for a long time, but with a … When asked if the stock market would crash in the event of a significant fall in Bitcoin's price, Boockvar said that any corresponding drop would just be …


Bitcoin Today: Crazy Stock Split Coming, Korea Hashes Out Regulation

thestreet.com – Tuesday, 23 1
The NRC will use the Catena platform from bitcoin startup Bitaccess to publish information for the public to see regarding government contracts, grants and contributions. This will be a trial on the blockchain technology for the Canadian government, which will test how else it can be best utilized in other …


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thestreet.com – Saturday, 20 1
The U.S. Commodity Futures Commission announced that it is charging Patrick K. McDonnell and his company CabbageTech with "fraud and misappropriation in connection with purchases and trading of Bitcoin and Litecoin." The Staten Island, NY-based outfit had promised customers real-time trading …


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cnbc.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Bitcoin drops more than 7 percent to a low of ,972.29 Tuesday morning, according to CoinDesk's bitcoin price index. No specific driver was immediately apparent behind Tuesday's decline, which has taken bitcoin more than 25 percent lower for the year so far. Tuesday's losses came as more details …


Bitcoin tumbles below 000, half of its peak value

engadget.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin has crashed to as low as ,500, falling below ,000 for the first time since November and neatly halving its December 19th peak of ,000, according to Coinbase. It has declined steadily since CES 2018 started, thanks to reports that South Korea planned to clamp down on the …


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cointelegraph.com – Saturday, 20 1
Bitcoin is under heavy surveillance on Bali, an island in the Indonesian archipelago, according to local reports. Central Bank officials are seeking to crack down on the use of the cryptocurrency anywhere in the nation. Causa Iman Karana, head of Bank Indonesia's representative office in Bali said:.


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usnews.com – Friday, 19 1
JAKARTA/KUTA, Indonesia (Reuters) – Indonesian authorities are investigating the use of bitcoin in the holiday island of Bali, amid warnings by the central bank in … "We found out from some postings on social media that Bali appeared to have become a haven for bitcoin transactions," said Karana.


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express.co.uk – Sunday, 21 1
"The price is a distraction – rather you should focus on the means of exchange. It's a very small nascent property that has potential to be transformative." "Bitcoin could be the wrong solution – and other tokens like ethereum or Ripple could end up being the right answer. "Can you take that technology and …


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express.co.uk – Sunday, 21 1
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finance.yahoo.com – Saturday, 20 1
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Bitcoin Watchers Are Blaming the Slump on the Moon

bloomberg.com – Thursday, 18 1
The Lunar New Year, which marks the first day of the year in the Chinese calendar, is being cited by some as contributing to Bitcoin's slump as Asian traders cash out their cryptocurrencies to travel and buy gifts for the holiday that starts Feb. 16 this year. The festivity is celebrated not just in China, but in …


Bitcoin Watchers Running Out of Explanations Blame Slump on Moon

news.slashdot.org – Friday, 19 1
If regulatory concerns aren't enough to explain Bitcoin's 50 percent slump from its record high reached last month, how about blaming it on the moon? An anonymous reader writes: The Lunar New Year, which marks the first day of the year in the Chinese calendar, is being cited by some as contributing .


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sfgate.com – Thursday, 18 1
(Bloomberg) — If regulatory concerns aren't enough to explain Bitcoin's 50 percent slump from its record high reached last month, how about blaming it on the moon? The Lunar New Year, which marks the first day of the year in the Chinese calendar, is being cited by some as contributing to Bitcoin's …


Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency Predictions 2018: What Mark Cuban Thinks About The Future Of Coins

ibtimes.com – Monday, 22 1
Mark Cuban has had quite the successful run in the tech industry, successfully starting and selling businesses at the opportune time and using his profits to invest in the next big thing. Thus far, the entrepreneur and tech expert has been hesitant to mark Bitcoin and cryptocurrency as that “big thing.


Bitcoin, Ethereum & Co. Hit Resistance, What Happens Next is Important

dailyfx.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin sliced through the slope dating back to May, and tried to do the same with the July trend-line before swiftly reversing on Wednesday. This quickly brought an area of resistance into play, which thus far is keeping a lid on the bounce. Failure to sustain above 13k shifts focus back lower. If Bitcoin can …


Bitcoin, Ethereum Lead Crypto Market Rebound on Saturday

hacked.com – Sunday, 21 1
The world's most active cryptocurrency approached ,000 on Saturday after multiple stalled rallies kept prices capped below ,000. By midday Satursday, bitcoin was up 13% at ,833 for a market cap of 9 billion. Nearly billion worth of BTC was transacted on the major exchanges over the …


Bitcoin, Ethereum or Litecoin: Which is best for you?

cnet.com – Wednesday, 24 1
And in 2015, Ethereum made its debut, incorporating Bitcoin's basic blockchain premise and Litecoin's pursuit of faster transaction speed, but adding a few of its own twists — including the ability to process little chunks of code, called "smart contracts" — and on its virtual peer-to-peer network as opposed …


Bitcoin– Dead Cat Bounce or Bottom In Place?

forbes.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin's recent fall is a film we've seen before, with previous crashes in 2013 and 2014. Bitcoin is known for its volatility: when goes up, it makes your eyes pop, and when it drops, it makes your jaws drop. Bitcoin plunged below 10K yesterday, tumbled all the way to ,186, pushing the monthly rout …


Bitcoin.com Launches Bitcoin Cash Notary Service

news.bitcoin.com – Sunday, 21 1
Back in April of 2017 Bitcoin.com launched a notary service that was based on top of the bitcoin core (BTC) blockchain. However, due to the transaction bottleneck and extremely high fees, the notary service became unsustainable. Now Bitcoin.com has re-launched the notary using the bitcoin cash …



Bitcoin: Deja Vu?

bloomberg.com – Thursday, 18 1
Not Bitcoin in early 2018, but at the end of 2013 and start of 2014. We have been here before. Some things have changed since — not least the ability to profit from the declines — but the same lessons still need to be learned: the crypto-currency remains a very risky bet.


Bitcoin: If currency crashed, plunge would harm its investors but not economy

usatoday.com – Wednesday, 24 1
If bitcoin, which skeptics say is a bubble, suffers the same fate as past financial manias, look out below. Fears of a bitcoin crash are growing amid an early-year plunge that has wiped out 50% of the digital currency's value since its December peak of ,500 per coin. "There is significant precedent to …


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moneyweb.co.za – Saturday, 20 1
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live.blockcypher.com – Monday, 22 1
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Banking Group Nordea Bans Bitcoin Trading

usnews.com – Tuesday, 23 1
FILE PHOTO: A Bitcoin logo is seen on a cryptocurrency ATM in Santa Monica, California, U.S., January 4, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy … STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Nordea has forbidden all its roughly 31,000 employees from trading in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin due to high risks, it said on Monday.


Battle-Testing Lightning: 26 Schools Start Contest to Secure Bitcoin's Layer 2

coindesk.com – Sunday, 21 1
While many see the Lightning Network as the main hope for bitcoin's scaling issues, it's unclear whether many developers are actually working to make that a reality. According to Lightning Labs CEO Elizabeth Stark, there may be as few as 10 total full-time developers focused on implementations of the …


Bear Grip Strengthens as Bitcoin Price Nears K

coindesk.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Having closed below key long-term moving average yesterday, bitcoin (BTC) prices looks set to explore sub-,000 levels. Prices on CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index fell to a low of ,050.79 yesterday and dipped below ,000 soon before publishing. At press time, BTC had bounced back to ,150 …


BENITEZ | The Real Cost of Bitcoin

cornellsun.com – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin mining consumed nearly one percent of the United States' electricity last year. Globally, Bitcoin's estimated yearly power usage is greater than that of Ireland, or 30 times more than that of Tesla vehicles. Considering this, one wonders whether the societal benefits of the world's foremost …


Best Bitcoin wallets for Android in 2018

techradar.com – Saturday, 20 1
Bitcoin (BTC) was originally invented as a decentralized and easy-to-use payment system. To this end there are a huge amount of wallet applications available for Android phones and devices, allowing you to take your BTC with you on the move. In this guide, you'll discover five of the most popular …


Beyond Bitcoin: What Blockchain Really Means And What That Means For Retailers

forbes.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Everyone is talking about Bitcoin, but the currency is just the visible edge of a technological iceberg. Beyond the noise and hum, we are just barely scratching the surface of uses for the underlying technology, blockchain. The opportunity for retailers is really interesting. Blockchain in the supply chain is …


Big swings continue as bitcoin briefly dips below 000

abcnews.go.com – Thursday, 18 1
FILE – In this Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, a man watches a screen showing the prices of bitcoin at a virtual currency exchange office in Seoul, South Korea. Bitcoin is suffering another one of its trademark nosedives on Wednesday. The digital currency has fallen about 30 percent during the week …


Bill Introduced to Make South Korean Officials Declare Their Crypto Investments

news.bitcoin.com – Monday, 22 1
A bill has been introduced in South Korea to require public officials to declare their investments in cryptocurrencies including bitcoin. … Committee, has introduced a bill to add cryptocurrency holdings, such as bitcoin, ether, and ripple, to the list of public disclosure items, according to local media.


Bit by Bitcoin: tax scammers using cryptocurrency prompt warning from North Vancouver RCMP

vancouversun.com – Sunday, 21 1
With the price of Bitcoin going from US,000 on Jan. 1, 2017 to more than US,000 on the first day of the year in 2018, more companies and investors than ever are hungry for ways to participate in a phenomenon that's been called both a massive speculative bubble and the most potentially …


Bitpay and Copay Wallet Now Offer Bitcoin to Bitcoin Cash Exchanges via ShapeShift API

info.shapeshift.io – Friday, 19 1
ShapeShift is excited to announce our newest partnership! Bitpay, the first and most experienced company in bitcoin payments, has integrated with the free, open-source ShapeShift API to provide users of their Bitpay and Copay wallet the ability to exchange between Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash …


BitPay Integrates With ShapeShift to Enable Instant BTC-BCH Exchange

cointelegraph.com – Sunday, 21 1
The BitPay payment processor has announced its integration with the ShapeShift exchange to provide instant Bitcoin to Bitcoin Cash trades. This announcement was made in a blog post Thursday, Jan. 18. The new partnership allows users to conduct exchanges between Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash …


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Blockchain ETFs launch after bitcoin rout

investmentnews.com – Saturday, 20 1
Bitcoin, the most popular digital currency, saw its value peak above ,000 in December. As of this writing, it's trading at ,227 after dipping below ,000 earlier this week. Among the possible worries for bitcoin investors: A plethora of rival cryptocurrencies, as well as threatened crackdowns on …


Blockchain Launches Bitcoin Selling Service in 22 US States

themerkle.com – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin enthusiasts living in the United States have multiple options at their disposal for buying and selling cryptocurrencies. Even so, there is still plenty of room for future improvements and competing services. Blockchain, the renowned Bitcoin wallet provider, has partnered with SFOX to make it more …


Blockchain.info Wallet Opens Bitcoin Buy, Sell Features for Many US Customers

cointelegraph.com – Friday, 19 1
UK-based Blockchain.info, a digital wallet provider, has announced that they have begun offering users in 22 states the ability to buy and sell Bitcoin. According to the announcement, the company plans to continue adding services for US-based clients, including Ether and Bitcoin Cash exchanges in …


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thenextweb.com – Saturday, 20 1
Here come the Bitcoin bros, partying hard and snarfing some marijuana cigarettes, or whatever 20-year-old millionaires do. Except, this isn't the 80s and we can't prove there's any cocaine. A recent yacht party saw 600 enthusiasts travel to exotic Thailand in a swank affair complete with …


Brazil reaches over 1.4 million Bitcoin investors

dowbit.com – Tuesday, 23 1
The cryptocurrency scene in Brazil was still on its baby steps until mid-2017. At that time, investors were mainly young people, connected to fintech or were just generally tech-savvy. Bitcoin's surge in popularity followed by other cryptocurrencies in the 2nd and 3rd quarters of 2017, took Brazil by storm.


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fool.com – Friday, 19 1
According to a recent analysis from HowMuch.net, bitcoin can handle processing a maximum of seven transactions per second (tps). By comparison, Litecoin, arguably its biggest competitor on the merchant front, can process up to 56 tps. Meanwhile, Ripple, which is focused on garnering big banking …


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fool.com – Monday, 22 1
If you want to join in the bitcoin frenzy without simply buying the digital currency at today's inflated prices, then bitcoin mining is another way to get involved. However, mining bitcoins does come with expenses — and risks — of its own. And the more popular bitcoins become, the harder it is to mine them …


CFTC files lawsuit against Entrepreneurs Headquarters over Bitcoin Ponzi scheme

zdnet.com – Tuesday, 23 1
According to the CFTC, the civil enforcement action, filed on 18 January, is designed to take UK-registered Entrepreneurs Headquarters to task for defrauding customers out of roughly .1 million in Bitcoin (BTC). Entrepreneurs Headquarters CEO Dillon Michael Dean from Longmont, Colorado and his …


City hiring to rumble on despite Brexit as Bitcoin boom creates jobs

telegraph.co.uk – Monday, 22 1
Recruiter Morgan McKinley claimed the “increasing need for blockchain and cryptocurrency” could boost the number of available jobs this year, with the boom in interest in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin driving demand for blockchain developers and technology specialists within the finance industry.


CNBC's Dan Nathan: Bitcoin Cash Will Overtake Bitcoin Soon

themerkle.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Financial experts all over the world have conflicting opinions on Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. A lot of individuals still consider all of cryptocurrency to be a major bubble waiting to burst. Others, such as CNBC's Dan Nathan, are convinced that Bitcoin will not remain the top cryptocurrency for much …


Coinbase to Reopen the GDAX Bitcoin Cash-Euro Order Book

news.bitcoin.com – Monday, 22 1
This will allow its European users to gain access to bitcoin cash trading directly, without having to exchange their euros to BTC first and paying a commission twice. As we previously reported, in December 2017 Coinbase was forced to halt bitcoin cash trading on both platforms soon after it started, …


Consumer Protection Association Slams Bank for Blocking Transfers to Bitcoin Exchanges

news.bitcoin.com – Monday, 22 1
From Israel to Australia, commercial banks in various parts of the world have tried preventing people from entering the cryptocurrency market by blocking money transfers to bitcoin exchanges. Now the largest consumer association in Portugal has called out a local bank for trying to do the same.


Consumer Reports writer Octavio Blanco breaks down Bitcoin, its appeal, and its risks

kticradio.com – Tuesday, 23 1
(NEW YORK) — Many people had likely never heard of Bitcoin before 2017. The cryptocurrency then shot up in value at the end of the year and is now a top trending topic on Google and one of the most-talked about subjects when it comes to markets and economics. Despite the discussion surrounding …


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cnbc.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Hermitage Capital CEO Bill Browder said bitcoin's usefulness for criminal activity will be the death of it and other cryptocurrencies. "Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are a way for bad dictators or criminals to bypass sanctions," Browder told CNBC's "Squawk Box" at the Davos World Economic Forum.


Criminals Drop Bitcoin for Other Cryptocurrencies

fortune.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin is the world's most popular digital currency but, in the crypto community, complaints are growing: Bitcoin takes too long to process transactions, the fees are too high, it's expensive, and too volatile. One sign of this discontent is reports that online criminals—who are among bitcoin's oldest and …


Cryptocurrencies back in the red, Bitcoin, Ripple down -6%

fxstreet.com – Monday, 22 1
At the time of writing, BTC drops -6% to trade near $ 11,450 levels. The latest move lower in Bitcoin is mainly attributed to the latest report that Taiwan may include Bitcoin trading in anti-money laundering rules. Last week, Bitcoin lost 50% of its value from the record peaks of near $ 20000 levels and …


Cryptocurrency bloodbath continues as bitcoin falls below 000

arstechnica.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin fell below the psychologically significant level of ,000 on Wednesday morning, marking a second day of double-digit declines for the virtual currency. One bitcoin is now worth ,700, less than half its peak value of ,500 achieved just last month. Bitcoin's fall is part of a broader …


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clickhole.com – Thursday, 18 1
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Cryptocurrency Investors Worry, Wait After Bitcoin Price Drop

npr.org – Friday, 19 1
Over the last month, in a series of volatile swings, the price of the cryptocurrency bitcoin rose to a record high — then plunged to less than half that value. The abrupt changes have inspired comparisons to the dot-com bubble, and underscored the extremely speculative nature of investing in …


Cryptocurrency Markets Aren't All the Same

bloomberg.com – Monday, 22 1
In the last 30 days, which include a spectacular decline in the dollar price of Bitcoin, the correlations haven't been so reliable. In some cases, they appear to have broken down. I don't think that's an accident. Apart from relatively ignorant speculators, the cryptocurrency-trading community includes people …


Cryptocurrency prices edge higher with ripple bouncing back 50% after 'severe' sell-off

cnbc.com – Friday, 19 1
Bitcoin and ethereum — the first and second largest virtual currencies by market value — appeared to stabilize after Wednesday's lows. Experts told CNBC earlier this week that investors had been "spooked" by news of regulatory crackdowns from both South Korea and China. Regulators have …


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hacked.com – Monday, 22 1
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Day traders tempted by bitcoin's plunge are going to 'get slaughtered,' says blockchain entrepreneur

cnbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
Investors should not put more than 1 or 2 percent of their assets into cryptocurrencies, Current CEO Dan Novaes says. Current, a media platform with a cryptocurrency twist, counts billionaire Mark Cuban among its initial backers. Novaes calls the crypto craze "the biggest wealth transfer in history.".


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bitcoinist.com – Sunday, 21 1
The mainstream press has a knack for giving airtime to Bitcoin naysayers who repeat the same tired arguments. Here are the top five most common myths presented against Bitcoin and why they are wrong. … “One Bitcoin Transaction Now Uses as Much Energy as Your House in a Week!” “Bitcoin's …


Defiant Optimism Prevails at Bitcoin Conference in Miami

bloomberg.com – Friday, 19 1
Bitcoin plummeted 23 percent on Tuesday and went even lower Wednesday, before regaining some ground, amid a December-to-January collapse that erased 53 percent from peak to trough. But the investors, entrepreneurs and curious outsiders who packed the main hall at the James L. Knight Center …


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uk.businessinsider.com – Sunday, 21 1
LONDON – There's a growing relationship between the price of bitcoin and the VIX, the volatility index colloquially known as Wall Street's "Fear Index," according to analysts at Deutsche Bank. Writing in a note circulated to clients on Friday, Deutsche Bank global financial strategist Masao Muraki, …


Did Bitcoin Just Burst? How It Compares to History's Big Bubbles

fortune.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin's recent wobbles have given fresh urgency to a question that's gripped market observers for much of the past year: Will the cryptocurrency go down as one of history's most infamous bubbles, alongside tulipmania and the dot-com craze? The magnitude of Bitcoin's boom (before it lost as much as …


Does Bitcoin Use Too Much Electricity?

instituteforenergyresearch.org – Saturday, 20 1
An optimist says the glass is half full. A pessimist says the glass if half empty. And a Vox writer says if you drink 60 glasses of that stuff in the next hour, it'll kill you. A case in point is the recent Vox column by Umair Irfan, warning that the Bitcoin network has caused a huge surge in energy consumption.


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seekingalpha.com – Tuesday, 23 1
A couple of months back, I wrote an article about Bitcoin (OTCQX:GBTC, COIN) talking about the idea of purchasing power and why Bitcoins, the tokens in a sample reference implementation, are worthless precisely because they do not have a large institution, central bank or government backing it.


Ending Bitcoin Support

stripe.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Starting today, we are winding down support for Bitcoin payments. Over the next three months we will work with affected Stripe users to ensure a smooth transition.


Ether (currency)

en.wikipedia.org – Monday, 22 1
Ether is a cryptocurrency maintained by the open-source, public, blockchain-based distributed computing platform Ethereum. It is listed under the code ETH and traded on cryptocurrency exchanges, and the Greek uppercase Xi character (Ξ) is generally used for its currency symbol. It is also used to pay …


European Central Bank to Discuss Bitcoin and Blockchain With Youth

cointelegraph.com – Sunday, 21 1
One of the three major questions that the President of the European Central Bank will be answering via a series of videos on Feb. 12, 2018 is about cryptocurrencies and Blockchain. Mario Draghi will respond to the selected questions, whether Bitcoin offers a viable alternative to traditional currencies as …


Experts Aren't Too Worried About the Bitcoin Bubble…Yet

motherjones.com – Friday, 19 1
Some people mortgaged their homes to buy bitcoin. Businesses began talking about “blockchain” (the technology on which cryptocurrencies are based), and their stock prices soared in response. No matter if many of those companies, like Long Island Iced Tea Corp. and the parent company of Hooters, …


Expiration Eve: Bitcoin Correction Thesis

seekingalpha.com – Wednesday, 24 1
The contemporary appreciation of Bitcoin's assigned value draws comparison to the past neurotic cravings for tulip bulbs, over-levered internet companies, and East Asian real-estate. Even less equanimous has been its relatively distant flash crashes and recent "corrections", the latter occurring …


Extortion, Police Raids and Secrecy: Inside The Venezuelan Bitcoin Mining World

hackernoon.com – Wednesday, 24 1
How are people learning to mine Bitcoin and able to set themselves up to make money? An example of a BTC mining farm in China (We couldn't get a photo of a VZ farm). Interesting too. There is always someone smart enough to learn how to connect the equipment and most of the time he ends up …


Federal regulators file fraud charges against three bitcoin operators

digitaltrends.com – Saturday, 20 1
Following an already rough month for bitcoin, three U.S. virtual currency operators have been charged with fraud by the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The CFTC alleges that CabbageTech, Entrepreneurs Headquarters Ltd., and one unnamed bitcoin operator have …


First Bitcoin Futures Contract Expired at 900

investopedia.com – Monday, 22 1
Cryptocurrency enthusiasts took the decision by the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) to launch bitcoin futures contracts in mid-December of 2017 as a largely positive sign for the leading digital currency by market cap. Bitcoin had already clenched the dominant position among a growing field …


Florida freeze threatens orange juice; Is bitcoin on the way out?

postcrescent.com – Saturday, 20 1
As bitterly cold temperatures descended across the U.S. this week, even the Sunshine State felt the chill. Temperatures dropped below freezing across much of Central Florida on Wednesday and Thursday night, threatening the state's crops. Growers attempted to protect their plants by spraying them …


Forget bitcoin. Here come the blockchain ETFs.

money.cnn.com – Saturday, 20 1
Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are all the rage with investors — even as their prices have taken some big hits lately. So it should come as no surprise that there are now two exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, focused on blockchain technology, the digital ledger that keeps records of transactions in …


Former FDIC Chair Says 'We Don't Ban Assets,' Bitcoin Just Needs To Be Regulated

cointelegraph.com – Saturday, 20 1
Bair had previously written a December 2017 op-ed on Yahoo along the same theme of more regulation without any bans against BTC. In the “Fast Money” interview Friday, Bair reiterated that while, “we don't ban assets,” regulating crypto markets is necessary to prevent both money laundering and the …


Franco-German Bitcoin Regulation to be Proposed to the G20 in March

themerkle.com – Sunday, 21 1
The topic of cryptocurrency regulation has been kicked around multiple times now. No two governments share the same opinion on this topic. As a result, we see fractured attempts at either legalizing or banning cryptocurrency in specific nations. France and Germany will propose their joint Bitcoin …


Goldman Sachs Warns Investors of Bitcoin 'Bubble' in New Report

coindesk.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Goldman Sachs has claimed that bitcoin is a bubble bigger than the dot-com era and the famous Dutch tulip mania. In a research letter to investors, the banking firm's analysts warned about the increase in cryptocurrency values, highlighting the price moves in bitcoin and ether, as well as the stock price …


Grayscale Will Launch Stock Split for Bitcoin Trust Shares

news.bitcoin.com – Monday, 22 1
Grayscale Will Launch Stock Split for Bitcoin Trust Shares Basically a stock split or divide increased the number of shares allocated to the investment vehicle. For instance right now Grayscale holds 1,916,600 shares of GBTC and one share is worth 0.09242821 BTC. If a user purchases ten shares, then …


Hackers Have Stolen 0 Million From ICOs

fortune.com – Tuesday, 23 1
With the surge and fall of Bitcoin prices over the past year, some investors have looked to a red-hot fundraising tool known as initial coin offerings (ICOs) for a potential windfall. But it's a precarious path to tread for high returns. According to a Monday report from consultancy firm Ernst and Young, roughly …


Homeowners now accepting bitcoin in latest cryptocurrency trend

mashable.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Despite the risky, volatile nature of cryptocurrency, homes and property across the U.S., Australia, Canada, and beyond are for sale for the unpredictable coin. Even after one bitcoin dropped from ,000 to ,000 in value in a matter of days, homeowners are still putting up their homes for …


How bitcoin could change the world — even if it crashes

cbsnews.com – Monday, 22 1
The price of digital currencies like bitcoin, litecoin, ethereum, ripple and others have been all over the map in recent months, soaring over 1,000 percent before falling sharply amid government intervention in Asia. The get-rich-quick appeal of "cryptocurrencies" has everyone from flashy music stars and …


How bitcoin escrow works

bauum.com – Monday, 22 1
While Bitcoin transactions are signed with digital signatures, they are fundamentally different from the electronic checks and other electronic. Buyer or seller start an escrow transaction; Buyer and seller confirm their email and bitcoin addresses; Buyer is sent a link to a secure BTC-Asia. Mar 9, 2016 …


How a bitcoin crash could bring down the stock market Money

msn.com – Friday, 19 1
There are three plausible ways the bursting of the bitcoin bubble could gore the aging bull market in stocks, which is about to turn 9 years old in March.


How Chinese bitcoin buyers are getting around the government ban

finance.yahoo.com – Saturday, 20 1
18, when bitcoin (BTC-USD) was trading at ,730 on Coinbase, the biggest U.S. brokerage, the lowest price on the Huobi OTC platform was 84,000 yuan, or ,085. The premium that Chinese investors pay is a direct result of the limited OTC coin supply caused by government regulations. For more …


How Europe is bursting bitcoin's bubble

politico.eu – Saturday, 20 1
Europe's financial watchdogs are turning the screws on bitcoin and its cryptocurrency pals, helping to let the air out of a price boom that many economists warn is a bubble. Over the past year Europe's financial regulators watched cautiously as bitcoin's price soared nearly to ,000, lifting other cryptos …


How Much of a Bubble is Bitcoin, Really?

cointelegraph.com – Thursday, 18 1
Even those who've never invested in Bitcoin before are starting to keep a closer eye on its progress. That's because the currency has recently soared in value, causing the people who own Bitcoins to get excited and wonder how much more the worth could climb. There are even instances where people …


How Nigerians Beat Bitcoin Scams

bloomberg.com – Monday, 22 1
Depending on your feelings about Bitcoin, it may seem appropriate that Nigeria's love for the cryptocurrency began with a scam. Mavrodi Mondial Moneybox (MMM), a 30-year-long global Ponzi scheme that began in Russia, roped in millions of Nigerians from late 2015 to the end of 2016 with promises …


How To Save on Bitcoin's Soaring Fees

coindesk.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Rising fees seem to be the only thing people talk about in the bitcoin world these days. The crypto space is full of frustration and vitriol on the topic, as the average transaction fee has soared to , turning bitcoin's old claim to fame as a cheaper online payment method into a laughable assertion.


Huge Payment Processor Stripe Is Bailing on Bitcoin

gizmodo.com – Wednesday, 24 1
In addition to providing a payments platform for big clients like Lyft, Facebook, and Target, Stripe has been supportive of cryptocurrencies for several years. On Tuesday, Stripe reiterated its support for a viable digital currency, but said that bitcoin just isn't cutting it. Going forward, Stripe will no longer …


If the Bitcoin Bubble Bursts, Will Cryptocurrency Have a Place in the World?

newsweek.com – Sunday, 21 1
After skyrocketing in value by almost 2,000 percent in 2017, this week bitcoin suffered its worst two-day crash since 2015, only to bounce back to over ,000—with speculation that it could climb over 0,000 this year. But does it matter? The latest price move shows bitcoin is still a speculative …


If You Think Bitcoin Has Bottomed, You May Want To Read This

seekingalpha.com – Saturday, 20 1
It's another day, and another extremely volatile session in the world of Bitcoin. After melting down to ,500, Bitcoin caught a strong bid and has added billion to its market cap. And it's not just Bitcoin. Many digital assets that were down by 30% or 40% yesterday are up 30%, 50%, or 70% today.


IMF Calls for Global Coordination on Potential Bitcoin Regulation

strategiccoin.com – Monday, 22 1
With a combined market capitalization of about 0 billion, cryptocurrencies still represent a fairly minuscule percentage of the global economy. However, bitcoin ranks as a top-20 currency as measured by “M1” narrow money supply and Wells Fargo has warned that a cryptocurrency market crash …


Indian Banks Suspending Bitcoin Exchange Accounts

cointelegraph.com – Sunday, 21 1
Bitcoin exchanges are under fire in India, as many of the nation's top banks have suspended or greatly curtailed functionality on exchange accounts. State Bank of India (SBI), Axis Bank, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank and Yes Bank have all taken strong action toward crypto exchanges, either closing accounts …


Indonesia reaffirms bitcoin ban among national financial service firms

xinhuanet.com – Tuesday, 23 1
JAKARTA, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) — Indonesia's agency overseeing operation of financial service firms, OJK, banned those firms in adopting bitcoin, digital money or cryptocurrency in their transactions across the country, its Chairman Wimboh Santoso said here on Monday. The ban from using cryptocurrency …


Influencer Agencies Head 'to the Moon' Amid Bitcoin Boom

adage.com – Saturday, 20 1
The digital gold rush prompted by Bitcoin has some social media agencies heading "to the moon"—cryptocurrency speak for whenever someone sees massive gains. "One-hundred percent, influencers are being used to market these token sales," says Ryan Detert, CEO of Influential, an agency that …


Investcorp Senior Advisor On Bitcoin: Take The Money And Run

forbes.com – Tuesday, 23 1
"A lot of regulators are bothered by bitcoin. They are now getting together and will get pan-national commitments on how to regulate bitcoin. Take your profits, right now," says Savio Tung, a recently retired CIO for .4 billion private equity firm Investcorp and now a senior advisor to executive chairman …


Invested in Bitcoin etc? Get ready for the taxman

rediff.com – Sunday, 21 1
Income tax department sends out notices to cryptocurrency investors on suspicion of tax evasion. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com. The income tax department has sent notices to thousands of cryptocurrency investors across the country, seeking additional details on the money invested in the …


Investors flee bitcoin for gold

theaustralian.com.au – Monday, 22 1
Europe's leading gold traders have reported a fivefold increase in demand from people wanting to exchange bitcoin as its value plunged this month, triggering fresh questions about its long-term viability. Daniel Marburger, director of Coininvest, told The Times that on one “crazy” day, January 16, he sold …


Investors should beware of bitcoin

thehill.com – Saturday, 20 1
Investment icons like Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett, Berkshire Vice Chairman Charlie Munger, and Vanguard founder Jack Bogle have been chided on many fronts for suggesting that bitcoin is a bubble and that it won't end well for “investors” in the cryptocurrency. Complicating the …


Is Bitcoin's Black Tuesday Just Another Reason to Buy?

vanityfair.com – Thursday, 18 1
As briefly-anointed billionaires Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss can attest, 2017 was a banner year for bitcoin. The flagship cryptocurrency was valued at around ,000 last January; by the end of the year, it had skyrocketed to more than ,000, bringing other major cryptocurrencies like ethereum and …


Is Bitcoin A 'Busted Flush' As Price Falls 20% Below K Mark?

forbes.com – Friday, 19 1
It might be premature to talk about Bitcoin being a busted flush – that is anything that ends up worthless despite great potential. But after riding the crest of a wave last year, traders in the digital currency might be scratching their heads as to how it has fallen to lows of ,000 after hitting the heights of …


Is Bitcoin Crashing?…And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

forbes.com – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin plummeted below ,000 this week, half what it was worth at its peak, because investors are afraid regulators might clamp down on the volatile cryptocurrency. The price of bitcoin, the world's biggest and best-known cryptocurrency, fell to as low as ,500 on the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp …


IS IT TOO LATE TO MAKE A BITCOIN FORTUNE?

dailymail.co.uk – Sunday, 21 1
Bitcoin is a digital currency, known as cryptocurrency, which began in 2009 and were initially worth just a few cents. In 2013 they hit the USD0 mark for the first time, before rising to USD0 at the start of 2017. Today they are worth USD,000 (AUD,000). Thousands of amateur traders are …


Is The Bitcoin Price Bubble Bursting?

investopedia.com – Friday, 19 1
Since its launch, bitcoin's price has fueled divided and extreme reactions. To its believers, bitcoin heralds a wave of disruption in finance and its high price indicates that assessment. But skeptics claim that erratic price increases within the cryptocurrency ecosystem are a bubble that will soon burst.


Is This It? Bitcoin Tanks, Skeptics Celebrate

barrons.com – Thursday, 18 1
"The crypto craze is morphing into a crypto crash, from Bitcoin mania to Bitcoin bust," wrote Mike O'Rourke, chief market strategist at JonesTrading in a note published early this morning. The problem with bubbles bursting, explains O'Rourke, is "that there is no level at which value players step in.


Is This the Beginning of the End of the Bitcoin Bubble?

msn.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin is a bubble. That much was clear to economists, investors, and analysts for quite some time. But one of the shortcomings of such analysis is that certainty of an economic bubble offers little insight on how, when, or why that bubble will pop. "I can say almost with certainty that they will come to a bad …


It's Impossible to Invest in Bitcoin, Analyst Says

money.usnews.com – Wednesday, 24 1
According to Bernstein analyst Inigo Fraser-Jenkins, it is nearly impossible to determine an accurate valuation for bitcoin, which makes the cryptocurrency an extremely risky investment. Fraser-Jenkins also says arguments that bitcoin and cryptocurrencies should be considered a new asset class are …


Japan bitcoin bourse group stages Europe expansion

ft.com – Tuesday, 23 1
BitFlyer, the Tokyo-based operator of one of the world's largest bitcoin exchanges, is expanding into Europe after receiving regulatory approval, as the infrastructure that supports cryptocurrency trading continues to grow off the back of the recent boom. The exchange — which has an 80 per cent share of …


Japanese bitcoin exchange BitFlyer comes to Europe

techcrunch.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Japanese bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange BitFlyer has expanded into Europe after it landed a payment license to operate across the EU. Data from Coinmarketcap.com shows that BitFlyer is the world's 14th largest exchange based on volume, with more than 4 million trading in the last 24 hours …


John McAfee Is Bullish on Bitcoin, Blames JP Morgan's Mike Bell for Big Dip

themerkle.com – Sunday, 21 1
John McAfee is extremely confident that his Bitcoin price prediction of US0,000 per BTC will hold up. At the time of writing, one BTC was valued at US,800, indicating there is still a very long way to go. Moreover, McAfee isn't too concerned about any cryptocurrency-related taxation guidelines …


Judgement Day! Conspiracy Group Claims Bitcoin Created by Rogue AI

bitcoinist.com – Monday, 22 1
The net has allowed people who once had their opinions confined to friends and family the ability to broadcast their beliefs to the entire world. The world of cryptocurrency has now been submerged into the fantastical world of conspiracy theories. An intriguing Bitcoin conspiracy theory is that the virtual …


Kaspersky Labs Co-Founder Says Bitcoin Created by American Intelligence Agencies

bitcoinist.com – Sunday, 21 1
Most of them are pretty outlandish, and the people propagating such claims tend to be of the highly eccentric (to put it mildly) type. Every once in a while, however, a theory is pushed by someone who has a great deal of standing. The latest example of this is Natalya Kaspersky claiming that Bitcoin was …


Keep Calm And Hodl? CNBC Guest Tells Bitcoin Critic to 'Piss Off'

cointelegraph.com – Saturday, 20 1
The mainstream media debate over Bitcoin as a success or failure approached live comedy this week after a “brawl” broke out between guests on a CNBC panel. In an exchange which ended an edition of the network's increasingly notorious Fast Money segment, regular contributor and …


Korean Lawmaker Shows Evidence Government Embargo Led to Market Manipulation

news.bitcoin.com – Sunday, 21 1
A South Korean lawmaker has shown how the government's announcement policy enabled market manipulation last week following the news of possible cryptocurrency trading shutdown. According to his evidence, reporters and officials had 40 minutes to buy the dip as the price of bitcoin in Korean …


Lightning Network May Not Solve Bitcoin's Scaling 'Trilemma'

coindesk.com – Sunday, 21 1
Bitcoin has proven incapable of accommodating growing demand without deviating considerably from Satoshi Nakamoto's original vision of a "peer-to-peer electronic cash system." It was intended to provide a fast, secure and inexpensive means of making payments without using the traditional financial …


Longmont-based man charged by feds in Bitcoin Ponzi scheme

denverpost.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Dillon Dean and his company The Entrepreneurs Headquarters (THE) were formally charged by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) last week. The government agency alleges that Dean, through TEH, conducted a “fraudulent Ponzi-style” scheme, misappropriated funds and failed …


Lots of Optimism at the Miami Bitcoin Conference This Week

news.bitcoin.com – Sunday, 21 1
The first thing attendees noticed at TNABC walking into the auditorium was the various exhibits, huge bitcoin signs and the large quantity of Lamborghinis in the parking lot. One Lambo was for sale at the conference for 43 BTC and a bunch of other digital currencies. There were a lot of Lambos at …


Lots of Russians want to invest in bitcoin but we believe it's a bubble, wealth fund chief says

cnbc.com – Wednesday, 24 1
"Frankly, we will never invest ever in cryptocurrencies … For us it's very clear that bitcoin is a bubble," Kirill Dmitriev, chief executive of Russia's sovereign wealth fund, RDIF, told CNBC. "Frankly, in Russia lots of people want to invest in bitcoin but we believe it's a bubble, while blockchain technology will …


Man Says He Spent Thousands on Bitcoin Mining Rig and Got Boss Baby DVD Instead

gizmodo.com – Wednesday, 24 1
The Boss Baby is one of the finest films of 2017, and on Tuesday it received an Oscar nomination that settles any further debate. But one man in Britain doesn't seem to be a fan. The poor guy recently described a nightmarish scenario where he was shipped a DVD of the animated masterpiece instead of …


Mark Cuban Bringing Bitcoin To Basketball

forbes.com – Thursday, 18 1
There seem to be three types of people when it comes to Bitcoin and digital currencies: Those who believe in it is as a nascent Apple or Google; those who believe it is a tool for the evil and will be one of the world's biggest bubble bursts; or those who are risk-adverse, uninformed, suffering from paralysis …


Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Prices Rebound But Uncertainty Still Lingers

news.bitcoin.com – Sunday, 21 1
Cryptocurrency markets have seemingly reversed the downward trend in value and have started to gain steam again. At the moment bitcoin core markets are hovering around ,650-12,950 for the three hours. Volume is decent for a Saturday, as BTC markets are seeing roughly .6Bn in global trade …


Meet Litecoin, a Faster Bitcoin That Gamers Love

time.com – Saturday, 20 1
Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, but as the first iteration of a revolutionary idea, it was born with notable drawbacks. For instance, one feature of Bitcoin's blockchain-based currency — security guaranteed by a decentralized method of tracking transactions — is also a flaw when it comes to the speed …


Milestone: Cboe's First Bitcoin Futures Contract Expired Today

coindesk.com – Thursday, 18 1
The first bitcoin futures contract listed by Cboe has expired, a move that came amid a turbulent day of trading that saw the cryptocurrency's price drop below ,000. First listed in mid-December, the futures had a rocky start but ultimately those platform issues were resolved. The opening day for the …


Mint to offer blockchain-backed gold to fend off bitcoin

theaustralian.com.au – Monday, 22 1
While Perth Mint chief executive Richard Hayes dismissed the trading frenzy in bitcoin as a bubble that would invariably burst, he told The Australian the underlying blockchain technology behind cryptocurrencies presented an opportunity for the mint to develop new gold products offering greater security …


Monetarist Theory Of 'Equation Of Exchange' Can Explain How Bitcoin Became A Bubble

seekingalpha.com – Monday, 22 1
If it's some sort of money, then the Equation of Exchange might provide some pointers? It does; price ($B) correlates with transaction-value per Bitcoins in circulation ($T/nB): R-Squared=98.59% (P<0.0001*). Too good to be true perhaps? Or perhaps correlation is not causation? Perhaps the higher the …


More than Half of Russians Know About Bitcoin Now

news.bitcoin.com – Monday, 22 1
More than half of Russians have some knowledge about bitcoin, according to a new survey. Awareness is higher among young people and in major cities. Three quarters of the Muscovites feel informed about the leading cryptocurrency thanks to 185,000 publications in news outlets. Bitcoin is the most …


Morgan Stanley Now Clearing Bitcoin Futures for Clients, Helping Institutions Gain Exposure

cointelegraph.com – Friday, 19 1
Morgan Stanley is now clearing Bitcoin futures for their clients, meaning that Goldman Sachs is no longer the sole Wall Street firm doing so. Morgan Stanley joins Goldman Sachs, TD Ameritrade, E*Trade and others in clearing CME and Cboe Bitcoin futures. The reaction of the Bitcoin community has …


Nasdaq 'investigating' bitcoin futures that are different to rivals, CEO says

cnbc.com – Wednesday, 24 1
The Nasdaq is assessing how to offer cryptocurrency futures in a way that none of its competitors have so far managed, the CEO of the stock exchange told CNBC Tuesday. Adena Friedman confirmed earlier reports that the Nasdaq is looking into bitcoin futures, but did not give a timeline for a launch or if …


Nasdaq seeks boost from bitcoin products

ft.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Nasdaq is actively exploring bitcoin-linked products and other digital currencies that would appeal to retail investors, Adena Friedman, the exchange's chief executive has said. The initiative comes as the financial establishment is looking for ways to play a part in the rise of cryptocurrencies, which …


Nobel laureate says bitcoin likely headed for total collapse CNBC

msn.com – Saturday, 20 1
Robert Shiller said bitcoin reminds him of "tulip mania" centuries ago in the Netherlands.


Nordea Imposes Bitcoin Ban Across All of Bank's Departments

bloomberg.com – Tuesday, 23 1
The bank's chief executive officer, Casper von Koskull, voiced his skepticism toward the cryptocurrency back in December. In an interview in Stockholm, the CEO called Bitcoin an “ absurd” construction that defied logic. He also said “there's a lot of evidence that Bitcoin is basically being used for financial …


North Korea is stealing bitcoin and the threat to cryptocurrency investors is growing, experts warn

independent.co.uk – Tuesday, 23 1
North Korea is trying to steal bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies from holders, and could soon start targeting people all over the world, researchers have warned. Cyber security experts have discovered a recent malware campaign that targeted cryptocurrency users and exchanges in South Korea.


Not Shani but Jupiter will again bring back the volatility in Bitcoin post October

moneycontrol.com – Sunday, 21 1
“After this period, change in planetary position of Jupiter will again bring back the volatility & Bitcoin would face a price pressure. There would again be advent/ rise of other Cryptocurrencies in the markets, which would keep the pressure on for Bitcoin's prices for the remainder of the year,” she said.


OF COURSE governments won't give up control of money – that's why crypto is crashing

businessinsider.com – Sunday, 21 1
One reason people are selling out of bitcoin is because governments are moving against cryptocurrencies. The promise of bitcoin is that it's anonymous and secure and the government can't touch it. That promise is unfulfilled. Governments are not going to stand idly by while people replace or abandon …


Old hands in South Korea bitcoin market unfazed by threats of ban

cnbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
Threats of a potential cryptocurrency trading ban in South Korea have scared many investors away, but some veterans of the young market are defiant, saying restrictions would be relatively easy to circumvent. Although the cryptocurrency market lost about 0 billion this week, or a third of its value, …


One more Bitcoin drop comming! Target 8.5k usd

tradingview.com – Friday, 19 1
I just want to get all my followers a quick update. I expect one more drop! We just did go up in a rising wedge on the 15 min chart. And at the moment speaking we dropped below the support. Target is around 8.5k usd! Comment: BTC. Comment: snapshot. We could test the resistance one more time …


Onecoin Offices Raided in Sofia, Servers Shut Down

news.bitcoin.com – Sunday, 21 1
News outlets and journalists have been threatened by Onecoin lawyers for shedding light on the nature of its global business. Authorities, regulators and law enforcement agencies in countries like Hungary and Italy have taken measures against it and imposed fines, as news.Bitcoin.com has reported.


Op Ed: Here's What Paul Krugman Got Wrong in His Bitcoin Tweetstorm

bitcoinmagazine.com – Tuesday, 23 1
While he has been able to express his hatred for Bitcoin quite clearly, his technical criticisms of bitcoin as a new type of asset and store of value leave something to be desired. In a tweetstorm on Sunday, January 21, 2018, Krugman illustrated his ignorance on the usefulness and utility of bitcoin around …


Op-Ed: Bitcoin price recovers to break through 000 briefly today

digitaljournal.com – Sunday, 21 1
CCN reports that whales (large speculators) and institutional investors within traditional financial markets likely triggered a sell off of bitcoin that caused the sharp downturn. Some analysts argue that the massive amount of bitcoin was cashed out in order for short sellers of the futures in the Cboe and …


Over 0 billion wiped off the value of cryptocurrencies

cnbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
More than 0 billion has been wiped off the value of global cryptocurrencies at the peak of the recent sell-off, which extended into Wednesday morning. At around 7 a.m. London time on Tuesday, the total market capitalization or value of every digital coin stood at 3.8 billion, according to data from …


Over the past month, BlackBerry stock has been a much better bet than bitcoin

qz.com – Friday, 19 1
Bitcoin is showing some signs of life after falling for four consecutive days, after investors were unnerved by Asian authorities considering crackdowns on cryptocurrencies. Despite signs of a comeback, the volatile digital asset has fallen more than 40% over the past month, lagging considerably less racy …


Panicky Bitcoin investors struggle to withdraw cash from money exchanges as they look to 'safe …

thesun.co.uk – Tuesday, 23 1
THERE are mounting fears that Bitcoin investors will struggle to get their cash out after the cryptocurrency's value fell 40 per cent in a single month. Many are looking to put their money in gold instead, with some European gold traders reporting a "five fold increase" in demand amid fears Bitcoin could …


Paralysis Proofs

hackingdistributed.com – Friday, 19 1
This person—we'll call our whale friend Richie—shared ownership of a large stash of Bitcoin with two business partners. Richie and his partners naturally didn't want any one partner to be able to make off with the BTC. They wanted to ensure that the BTC could only be spent if they all agreed. There's a …


Payment Processor Stripe to End Support for Bitcoin

coindesk.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Payment processor Stripe announced Tuesday that it will end support for bitcoin as a payment method in April. Product manager Tom Karlo wrote in a blog post that Stripe would transition away from bitcoin over the next three months, fully ending support for the largest cryptocurrency on April 23, 2018.


PhD Student Wins 1 Bitcoin For Cracking DNA Code Challenge

cointelegraph.com – Wednesday, 24 1
A young PhD student has won 1 bitcoin by cracking a code in a tube of DNA – a challenge created at the 2015 World Economic Forum in Davos. University of Antwerp doctoral student Sander Wuyts successfully solved the DNA Storage Bitcoin Challenge before the deadline set by its creator, European …


Port Lincoln block of land being offered for bitcoin, one of the first properties in Australia available …

adelaidenow.com.au – Monday, 22 1
Pastor Wolverton, who is the founding and senior pastor of Jesus Church at Salisbury, has invested in Bitcoin. He had faith the volatile currency was a solid long-term investment. David Wolverton is selling a block of land in Port Lincoln by bitcoin. Picture: Tom Huntley. “There's a four-year pattern of …


Price Analysis, Jan. 19: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, IOTA, Litecoin, NEM, Cardano

cointelegraph.com – Sunday, 21 1
Currently, the bulls are attempting a reversal, which is likely to carry the cryptocurrency to the neckline of the head and shoulders pattern at ,202 levels. We expect another round of selling from those levels, which is likely to sink the BTC/USD pair back to the support zone of ,704.99 to ,300.


Prominent crypto critic calls bitcoin a 'bubble' and says go to Vegas if you want to gamble

cnbc.com – Saturday, 20 1
Jeffrey Robinson, best-selling author of a scathing bitcoin take-down, told CNBC on Friday that he believes buying bitcoin is gambling not investing. "It's a bubble," Robinson said on "Squawk Alley." "It's a loaded roulette wheel. You're better off in Vegas. The food is better." In his 2014 book "BitCon," he …


Researchers find that one person caused bitcoin to spike from 0 to 00 in 2013

cnbc.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Each of these Willy accounts would sequentially purchase .5 million worth of bitcoin and then become inactive. Over this period, the price of bitcoin spiked. On days in which this suspicious activity occurred, the USD-BTC exchange rate rose by on average. On the days in which no suspicious …


Revealed: Bitcoin and Ethereum Have a Hidden Power Structure

sanvada.com – Sunday, 21 1
If you are like most of us, hoping to become a billionaire someday after your digital currency investment appreciates to some crazy amounts; you understand the need to be keen on this technology. As in, nobody who has thrown his or her cash into crypto would want to hear any word close “crash” or sort …


Revealed: The tax-free Bitcoin loophole that could cost Treasury millions

telegraph.co.uk – Sunday, 21 1
A tax loophole which reduces Bitcoin investors' gains to zero will be exploited by people filling in their returns for this tax year, potentially creating millions in lost revenue for the Government, experts have warned. HMRC is expecting to see a surge in the number of taxpayers declaring gains from …


Rocking Times at the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami

crowdfundinsider.com – Monday, 22 1
While not attending in person, CI was there in spirit for the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami last week. And according to our sources, it was rocking event. Sure, there was the diversity thing before the conference but we expect organizers will be more sensitive in the coming years. Over 3,500 …


Russia Ready for Migrant Bitcoin Miners Influx

news.bitcoin.com – Saturday, 20 1
A third of the Soviet era power producing capacity is idling, after energy hungry industries were closed and scrapped in the 90's. Experts, home and abroad, members of the local crypto community, all agree – Russia is ready to welcome bitcoin miners from China and Europe. That's if Moscow says …


Samourai Wallet Introduces Bitcoin via SMS Text Message for Censorship Resistance

news.bitcoin.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin.com: “Pony Direct can be used to forward bitcoin transactions via SMS even when internet connections are blocked or shut down. Simply using the app to send a transaction via SMS to any cooperating and internet-connected Android device will effectively route around any internet censorship …


SEC letter shows bitcoin funds won't happen soon, if ever

mercurynews.com – Saturday, 20 1
In this Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, a man uses a Bitcoin ATM in Hong Kong. Federal regulators have a long list of questions they want answered before they'll approve a digital currency fund for Main Street investors. This week the Securities and Exchange Commission sent a letter listing more than …


SEC says bitcoin funds raise 'investor protection issues'

reuters.com – Saturday, 20 1
Bitcoin's 1,500 percent surge last year stoked investor demand for any product with exposure to the red-hot asset. A host of companies are jostling to launch exchange-traded funds which would open up the cryptocurrency to a broad retail market. The SEC in March denied a request to list an ETF from …


SEC Won't Approve Any Bitcoin ETF Until Key Concerns Are Addressed

themerkle.com – Sunday, 21 1
When it comes to initial coin offerings and Bitcoin ETFs, the SEC still has a lot of work ahead. Sorting through all of the filings and projects takes up valuable time. It also allows cryptocurrency enthusiasts to get their hopes up, as no ETFs have been approved at this point. To the contrary, the SEC has …


Should Doctors Invest in Bitcoin?

medscape.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Call it "bitcoin fever" or, as one financial writer put it, "FOMO"—fear of missing out. As investors head into a new year, bitcoin is generating tons of excitement and curiosity. Some folks want a piece of the action, while others, like billionaire investor Warren Buffett, refuse to touch bitcoin, although he …


Should you buy bitcoin? Or Ethereum? Or Dash? Or just … boring old stocks?

marketplace.org – Tuesday, 23 1
You're a would-be investor, deciding whether to put your money in bitcoin. Or Dash. (It's digital cash. See what they did there?) Or Ripple. (Though I have a personal rule about never investing in a currency that could be mistaken for an ice cream.) Where do you put your money? Well, besides scanning …


Should You Invest in these 10 Cryptocurrencies?

bigthink.com – Sunday, 21 1
Unless you have been living under a digital rock for the last few weeks, you may have noticed that Bitcoin has been on a bit of a rollercoaster lately. Bitcoin is the world's best-known cryptocurrency, a digital form of money that is anonymous, decentralized, and simple to use. As the production and use of …


Social investing, bitcoin and other hot topics at the world's biggest ETF conference

cnbc.com – Tuesday, 23 1
What will happen to bitcoin ETFs? The SEC seems to have slammed the door on approving future ETFs with a sharp letter, saying bitcoin ETFs had serious problems involving valuations, liquidity and custody. But momentum behind blockchain is so strong that investors are already looking for ways …


South Korea Reportedly Plans to Hit Bitcoin Exchanges With Massive Tax Bills

fortune.com – Monday, 22 1
South Korea's government is hitting the country's cryptocurrency exchanges with massive tax demands, in its latest attempt to rein in the booming and volatile sector. According to a finance ministry official, cited in a Yonhap report on Monday, South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges will this year need to …


Staten Island-based 'CabbageTech' charged with bitcoin-related fraud after promising 300 …

cnbc.com – Saturday, 20 1
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission announces Friday it has charged Patrick K. McDonnell and his company CabbageTech with "fraud and misappropriation in connection with purchases and trading of Bitcoin and Litecoin." The company promised customers real-time trading advice, but …


Stop Talking To Me About Bitcoin

theroot.com – Wednesday, 24 1
A visual representation of the digital Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin on October 23, 2017 in London, England. Cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Lightcoin have seen unprecedented growth in 2017, despite remaining extremely volatile. While digital currencies across the board have divided …


Stripe in Bitcoin hype flight while fans blindly gobble up crypto-cash

theregister.co.uk – Wednesday, 24 1
Roundup Payment biz Stripe on Tuesday said it plans to phase out support for Bitcoin payments – citing declining interest among merchants and rising transactions times and fees. "[W]e've seen the desire from our customers to accept Bitcoin decrease," said Stripe product manager Tom Karlo. "And of …


Stripe Is Dropping Bitcoin

motherboard.vice.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Bitcoin's price is still floating above ,000 USD for 1 BTC—compared to 0 one year ago—despite some recent downturns, but large companies dropping support for the cryptocurrency threatens that monetary position and the technology's future. After all, newer cryptocurrencies like Ethereum and …


Stripe is ending support for bitcoin payments on April 23

techcrunch.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Payments platform Stripe will stop supporting bitcoin in April, citing the cryptocurrency's volatility and long transaction times, among other things. It's a logical decision, but one likely to anger the easily provoked crypto-crowd. The problems with BTC are hard to deny for anyone who use it regularly.


Stripe is giving up on bitcoin as a payment method

recode.net – Wednesday, 24 1
Stripe, which four years ago said it would become the first major online payments platform to accept bitcoin for payments, is ditching the idea. The company said Tuesday that the cryptocurrency had almost become a victim of its own popularity — the time needed to complete a transaction has increased, …


Stripe will end bitcoin support because customers aren't interested

theverge.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Stripe will no longer supporting bitcoin payments by April this year, the company announced today. Stripe said that customers aren't using bitcoin as a method of payment as often anymore. The company plans to slowly end support with the cutoff point being April 23rd. It's a total reversal of the company's …


Stripe will stop accepting bitcoin in April

engadget.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Stripe announced today that it will stop supporting bitcoin payments in April. The company started accepting bitcoin payments in 2014, but in a blog post, it said today that the cryptocurrency has become way less useful as a method of payment, and as bitcoin revenues have declined, so has its …


Stuck at K: Bitcoin Price Needs Quick Progress to Avert Further Losses

coindesk.com – Saturday, 20 1
Stuck in the doldrums today, bitcoin needs a quick break above ,500 or the tide may turn in favor of the bears, the charts suggest. The "V" shaped recovery in bitcoin (BTC) from Wednesday's low has stalled below the ,000 mark in the last 12 hours. Prices on CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) …


Study Suggests 25 Percent of Bitcoin Users Are Associated With Illegal Activity

bitcoinmagazine.com – Tuesday, 23 1
The use of bitcoin for illicit purposes has long been the most controversial aspect of the cryptoasset, although it has taken a back seat to speculation around the bitcoin price over the past few years. In addition to estimating the scale of illegal activity involving bitcoin, the research paper also claims this …


Study: 6 in 10 Americans have heard about Bitcoin

techcrunch.com – Wednesday, 24 1
While crypto may be obvious to us overlords of digital media, awareness of all facets of cryptocurrency still belongs to a small – but growing – minority. In a large scale survey by SurveyMonkey and the Global Blockchain Business Council, 5,000 responded to an extensive poll about the popularity and …


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The bitcoin crash could be a blessing in disguise for the US financial system

businessinsider.com – Thursday, 18 1
The effects of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies on broader markets could rise if they become more integrated into Wall Street machinery, analysts say. The crash, which took bitcoin prices to below ,000 after having reached a peak near ,000, shows the market's "explosively volatile and …


The bitcoin plunge is crushing crypto-craze stocks

cnbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
The stocks that rode bitcoin's rise higher are now plunging as the digital currency falters. The price of bitcoin is down nearly 50 percent in the past month and down more than 20 percent in a day to ,600, according to exchange Coinbase. Bitcoin is still up more than 900 percent in the past 12-months.


The Bull And The Bear Case For Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, And Other Cryptocurrencies

forbes.com – Monday, 22 1
There have been better days and worse days for Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, and other cryptocurrencies. The better days were back in November and December when a “virtuous” rotation helped spread the rally from Bitcoin to other cryptocurrencies. This means that funds cashed out from one …


The dollar will eventually run like bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, venture capitalist Joyce Kim …

cnbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin and other digital currencies won't entirely replace traditional currencies like dollars, venture capitalist Joyce Kim told CNBC on Wednesday. The SparkChain Capital co-founder said on "Squawk Box" that she does not believe "the tokens will become the money of the future for every single person …


The end of bitcoin

theweek.com – Friday, 19 1
The bitcoin boom may be over. And the death of the cryptocurrency craze may well come at the hands of government regulators. Earlier this week, Bloomberg reported that Chinese authorities plan to block domestic access to central cryptocurrency trading platforms and related services. Subsequent …


The end of an era and the beginning of something new

bitwala.com – Thursday, 18 1
View Larger Image An Open Letter to the Bitcoin community. I have been in the crypto economy since the very early days. This was back in 2011 and since then I got to know the ups and downs of the market. I have seen the market crash from over to almost zero, from 0 to under and so on.


The founder of litecoin, a cryptocurrency that has gained 650% in 7 months, told us he's worried …

businessinsider.com – Monday, 22 1
There were few, if any, competing coins — though with a tight knit community of technically savvy engineers leading the charge, there were plenty of people with ideas for how to make bitcoin better. One of those people was Lee, a Google software engineer at the time, who developed litecoin to address …


The future of Bitcoin in real estate is now (and here)

miamiherald.com – Tuesday, 23 1
This past September, I wrote an article for Business Monday that described the concept of Bitcoin, touted its virtues for the purchase and sale of real estate, and singled out Miami as an ideal laboratory for this phenomenon. At the time, my business partner Carol Cassis and I had just listed a multimillion …


The Illusion that is Bitcoin

goodmenproject.com – Monday, 22 1
The most notable of the crypto-currencies has been Bitcoin, which was first created in 2009 and which has recently traded in the range of ,000 – ,000 apiece within just a single week! Unlike national currencies, there is no one standing behind bitcoins, so there's no party with the resources and …


The Lightning Network Could Make Bitcoin Faster—and Cheaper

wired.com – Saturday, 20 1
In 2014, Joseph Poon and Thaddeus Dryja were bitcoin-obsessed engineers hanging out at pizza-fueled meetups in San Francisco. Their conversation often turned to the central problem of bitcoin: How to make it more useful? The bitcoin network's design effectively limits it to handling three to seven …


The Technology Behind Bitcoin Private

hacked.com – Sunday, 21 1
By definition, bitcoin private (BTCP) basically refers to a privacy-centric bitcoin fork that has been hosted by another cryptocurrency named ZClassic (a privacy-oriented cryptocurrency based on Zero-Knowledge Proofs and forked from ZCash). The basic purpose of a hard fork is to validate the previously …


The Ups and Downs of Bitcoin Mania

techcrunch.com – Saturday, 20 1
This week was rough for HODLers. We took to the halls of CES and then spoke to some folks in the know about the future of crypto, the ever-changing price, and where crypto is headed in 2018. Join me, Jameson Lopp, and Michelle Tsng as we dig into cryptomania. Read More …


The US government is charging three bitcoin companies with fraud

bgr.com – Sunday, 21 1
The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed federal civil enforcement lawsuits against three virtual currency operators. The list of charges is extensive, and includes fraud, misrepresentation, and misappropriation in connection with trading Bitcoin. The suit against one of the operators is …


The View From the Bitcoin Bubble

nytimes.com – Tuesday, 23 1
At the time, I figured Bitcoin would be a flash in the pan, with roughly the life span of pet rocks or Furbys. But neither Bitcoin nor the Winklevii, as they're known, has withered under the unending stream of skepticism. The value of a single Bitcoin is now up more than 11,000 from when I wrote that first story …


The Winklevoss Twins Have Lost Nearly Billion in the Bitcoin Meltdown

fortune.com – Friday, 19 1
Think you've taken a bath in the Bitcoin's recent plunge in value? Be glad you're not Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss. The twins, most famous for trying and failing to gain control of Facebook after alleging that it had been appropriated from them, have seen the value of their cryptocurrency holdings fall by …


There Are At Least Twice as Many Bitcoin Traders in Brazil as Stock Investors

news.bitcoin.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin critics try to attack the cryptocurrency from all angles, but one thing no one can deny is that BTC has now completely captured the attention of the masses. According to figures in local reports, there are already more than twice as many people invested in bitcoin as those who trade stocks in Latin …


There Is Nothing Virtual About Bitcoin's Energy Appetite

nytimes.com – Monday, 22 1
SAN FRANCISCO — Creating a new Bitcoin requires electricity. A lot of it. In the virtual currency world this creation process is called “mining.” There is no physical digging, since Bitcoins are purely digital. But the computer power needed to create each digital token consumes at least as much electricity …


This Billionaire Restaurant Mogul Says He May Start Accepting Bitcoin

time.com – Friday, 19 1
Rainforest Cafe. Morton's Steakhouse. Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. Those and half a dozen others are all owned by his company, Houston-based Landry's Inc. Pretty soon, those restaurants may start accepting a new form of payment. In an interview with MONEY, Fertitta said his team is looking into the …


This farming county in Washington is a bitcoin mining hub

finance.yahoo.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Chelan County, Washington, an agricultural area two and a half hours from Seattle, has been known for producing apples and cherries. Lately it has a new specialty: bitcoin. With 16 cryptocurrency mining operations up and running since 2016, Chelan County's local power provider, Chelan Public Utility …


This Is How China Is Stifling Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

fortune.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitmain, which runs China's two largest Bitcoin-mining collectives, is setting up regional headquarters in Singapore and now has mining operations in the U.S. and Canada. BTC.Top, the No. 3 mining pool, is also opening a facility in Canada. Bitcoin exchanges and wallet services in the country are also …


This is what determines the price of Bitcoin

popsci.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Just like a hiker hoofing up and down across a jagged mountain range, anyone who follows the price of Bitcoin is probably getting pretty tired. From a high of over ,000 in December of last year to around ,000 today, the price has been changing so quickly that any news coverage of it is quickly out …


This Long-Time Wall Street Analyst Says Bitcoin Could Fall to 00

fortune.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Bitcoin's well-documented plunge of the past month could just be a precursor of what's to come, according to one well-respected Wall Street veteran. Peter Boockvar, chief investment officer at Bleakley Advisory Group, says the cryptocurrency could fall as much as 90%, taking it back to levels it hasn't …


This Week in Bitcoin: Up, Down and Sideways

news.bitcoin.com – Monday, 22 1
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. From the hubris and excess of the North American Bitcoin Conference to the gloominess of the crypto markets, it's been a feel-o-coaster of a week. Fear, uncertainty and doubt were the overarching emotions amidst a turbulent seven days, but there was …


This week's Bitcoin Atom fork: A quick primer

venturebeat.com – Monday, 22 1
Bitcoin Atom, an ambitious Bitcoin fork due to come into existence within the next few days, plans to solve a substantial problem in the cryptocurrency world. The project will use atomic swaps to allow users to exchange tokens at absolutely minimal costs without any intermediaries or centralized …


This week's Bitcoin crash was all about fraud and regulation

theverge.com – Friday, 19 1
Cryptocurrencies have had a rough week: the value of bitcoin plunged to a mere 50 percent of its 2017 peak, and other currencies, such as Ethereum, Ripple, and Litecoin have seen double-digit losses compared to their heights from last year. Tuesday also witnessed the collapse of BitConnect, …


TK evergreen Bitcoin cryptocurrency price article blog post

popsci.com – Friday, 19 1
I own less than 0 worth of cryptocurrency (at least at current rates), but I still check the prices of Bitcoin and all its coin buddies regularly. The stress of investing heavily in something so volatile just isn't for me, but I enjoy the sport of it. Underneath Google's Bitcoin price ticker, however, is a collection of …


To Understand Bitcoin, I Studied Karl Marx

coindesk.com – Thursday, 18 1
To hear all of the bluster and hype about bitcoin and blockchain these days, you would think that it will solve all of our modern world problems. Web 3.0 is coming – a new … I sat down and read Satoshi Nakamoto's original white paper on bitcoin last month, and I must say that my mind was truly blown.


Tom Lee Says BTC Will Hit 000 in 2018, Advises 'Aggressive' Buying At Market Low

cointelegraph.com – Friday, 19 1
Co-founder and Fundstat strategist Tom Lee predicted that Bitcoin (BTC) will hit ,000 by the end of this year in an interview with CNBC today, Jan. 18. Lee had previously forecasted that BTC would only reach this mark by 2022. The Wall Street strategist told CNBC today that now by 2022 he sees …


Tom Lee, bitcoin's earliest and most bullish forecaster on Wall Street, is even more positive after …

cnbc.com – Friday, 19 1
Fundstrat's Tom Lee predicts bitcoin will reach ,000 by the end of this year, and 5,000 by 2022. Bitcoin briefly dropped more than 30 percent this week to below ,000. Lee says Thursday that ,000 is likely a "major low" in bitcoin and that the firm "would be aggressive buyers around that level.


Top Non-Bitcoin Altcoins for Your Portfolio in 2018

investopedia.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Though investors are sharply divided about the viability of cryptocurrencies over the long term, there is no denying that some savvy individuals were able to make an astronomical amount of money speculating on virtual currencies over the past several years. At the same time, though, it's easy to feel as if …


Trade Recommendation: Bitcoin Cash

hacked.com – Sunday, 21 1
This is a long term trade with good potential profit. The price bounces from the support zone formed by 1750.00 support level and SMA100. RSI confirms price reversal. MACD histogram supports possible upward movement. DMI shows that the bears are not so strong as before. It give us a new buy …


Trading Bitcoin Long Only and the Upcoming Revival in the World of Hydro Power

equities.com – Sunday, 21 1
Beneath the famed Madison Square Garden sprawls New York's Penn Station, from which you can jump on trains going in any direction. A recent journey on Amtrak's Empire Service carried passengers along the mighty Hudson River, destined for Niagara Falls and all points along the way. As you pass …


Trading Cryptocurrencies — Bitcoin, Ethereum and altcoins

hackernoon.com – Saturday, 20 1
After purchasing tiny amount of Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). I was soon bored with the limited capabilities/options at Coinbase, so I sign up for Binance — a Chinese digital asset exchange. Binance has more than 100 cryptocurrencies to trade with. You first need to deposit to your wallet, either …


Trading Tip `The Wall´ – Why Do We Fall, Bruce?

news.bitcoin.com – Sunday, 21 1
This diagram shows the CME bitcoin futures trading volumes for the first month since their listing. During this month, 27,390 contracts were traded, which accounted for positions totaling 136,950 BTC (5 BTC per contract). Upon CME entering the market, it was speculated that Wall Street would take …


Two bitcoin traders charged with fraud

money.cnn.com – Saturday, 20 1
The federal government is continuing to clamp down on the fast-moving market for cryptocurrencies, charging two bitcoin traders with fraud on Thursday. The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission filed civil charges against two alleged cryptocurrency fraudsters, one in New York and the other in …


UBS chairman warns against bitcoin investment as cryptocurrency falls 12%

theguardian.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Talking at the Davos world economic forum, UBS Chairman Axel Weber, said that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were speculative, risky and “not an investment we would advise”. “Retail clients, who don't fully understand these products, should be protected from going into these products, because if …


Unstable bitcoin's fractured future

thewest.com.au – Monday, 22 1
It seems in the past week, as bitcoin plunged below $US10,000, that cryptocurrency punters finally realised they have been buying absolutely nothing. Nothing as in zip, zero, nada! Cryptocurrency trading is just simply wild speculative bets that even more punters commanding an even greater pool of …


US Rating Agency to Issue Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Grades Wednesday

news.bitcoin.com – Monday, 22 1
U.S. Rating Agency to Issue Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Grades Wednesday Weiss Ratings, a U.S. independent rating agency, had announced that it will issue letter grades on cryptocurrencies, to be released Wednesday January 24. Beyond market leader bitcoin (BTC), the rating agency will also issue …


US regulators charge three bitcoin operators with fraud

engadget.com – Saturday, 20 1
The details of one case remain sealed, but the other two companies facing charges are CabbageTech and Entrepreneurs Headquarters Ltd. The charges include fraud, misrepresentation, misappropriation and more, and are the first enforcement actions since the CFTC allowed trading bitcoin futures.


US Watchdog Outlines Issues With Bitcoin ETFs, Mutual Funds

bloomberg.com – Saturday, 20 1
It's hardly the welcome that cryptocurrency enthusiasts were hoping for. After Bitcoin futures started trading last month on CME Group Inc. and Cboe Global Markets Inc. exchanges, speculation grew that the SEC, which serves as a gatekeeper for individual investors in the U.S., would soon allow a range …


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Vanguard chief: You will never see a bitcoin fund from us

cnbc.com – Tuesday, 23 1
Vanguard CEO Tim Buckley may think highly of blockchain technology, but he isn't planning in investing in bitcoin anytime soon. Buckley, who succeeded former chief Bill McNabb at the start of the year, oversees roughly .5 trillion in assets under management. "You will never see a fund from …


Virginia Beach Government Backs Bitcoin Mine With 0K Grant

coindesk.com – Friday, 19 1
The U.S. city of Virginia Beach has granted 0,000 to help establish a new bitcoin mine in the area. On Tuesday, the Virginia Beach Development Authority revealed that it was giving the funds to Bcause LLC in an effort to help generate as many as jobs within Virginia Beach. The mine – which is …


Visa CEO: We won't process transactions in bitcoin, because it's not a payment system

cnbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
Bitcoin, the world's largest cryptocurrency, is not really money and Visa won't touch it, the credit card giant's CEO told CNBC. "I don't view it as payment system player," Alfred Kelly said in an interview recorded on Tuesday at the National Retail Federation conference in New York City. Despite the …


What Is Bitcoin? Everything You Need to Know

tomsguide.com – Saturday, 20 1
You've probably heard a lot about Bitcoin lately. The digital currency's price rose astronomically in 2017, going from less than ,000 in March to a peak of more than ,000 in mid-December. Other so-called "cryptocurrencies" based on Bitcoin have had similarly shaped trajectories.


What the Heck Happened to the Cryptocurrency This Week?!

gizmodo.com – Sunday, 21 1
Over the course of 2017, the price of one bitcoin went from around 0 to just over ,000. This led to average Joes wondering what they were missing and trying to figure out how to buy into this whole Bitcoin thing. In a month, bitcoin's price jumped by 200 percent, hitting yet another all-time high.


What the US can learn from Sweden about how to launch a bitcoin fund

cnbc.com – Thursday, 18 1
The Securities and Exchange Commission and ETF companies can't agree on how to bring a bitcoin exchange-traded fund to market. Just last week four prospective bitcoin ETF issuers withdrew their filings for new funds tracking the digital currency after the SEC shot them down, citing concerns about …


What's The Real Story Behind Bitcoin?

forbes.com – Saturday, 20 1
Sometimes we elevate belief beyond factual truth. This a core principle of religion and politics. When belief supersedes reason in finance, we call it speculation. Is belief crowding out reason when it comes to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies? While I think that blockchain technology is promising, I don't …


When Trading in Bitcoin, Keep the Tax Man in Mind

nytimes.com – Friday, 19 1
Bitcoin may grab headlines when it skyrockets in value, as it did much of last year, or when it plunges precipitously, as it has this week. But the virtual currency has a reputation for providing a sense of anonymity to those who own it. That anonymity doesn't extend to the tax authorities, however.


Who's Trading Bitcoin? South Korea Wants To Know

mynspr.org – Wednesday, 24 1
South Korea is requiring that anonymous transactions involving cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin be made traceable and that exchanges for digital currencies be subject to a 24.2 percent tax. South Korea is home to one of the world's largest Bitcoin exchanges and is the third-largest market for it, behind …


Why Bitcoin's Price Is So Volatile

lifehacker.com – Thursday, 18 1
Add to that the fact that most of the Bitcoin in the world is owned by a tiny group of people. As of late 2017, about 95 percent of the cryptocurrency was owned by just over four percent of people with Bitcoin, according to one report. That means that a single person could decide to release huge amounts of …


Why Bitcoin's Value Could Eventually Approach Zero

psmag.com – Saturday, 20 1
According to most observers, the speculative bubble-of-the-year award for 2017—had there been one—would have gone to Bitcoin, the value of which soared from under 0 in January of last year to almost ,000 by mid-December. In fact, though, Ripple (a lesser-known cryptocurrency) racked up …


Why Bitcoin is taken more seriously than Dogecoin

theconversation.com – Monday, 22 1
As Bitcoin loses value, it may seem like it's just as useful as the cryptocurrency invented for a joke – Dogecoin. But there are genuine differences between these cryptocurrencies, and it's not just because one is “much currency, such volatility”. There are 1,448 cryptocurrencies around the world, by some …


Why Berlin remains the Bitcoin capital of Europe in 2018

thelocal.de – Tuesday, 23 1
The German capital was first dubbed the “Bitcoin Capital of Europe” by the Guardian in 2013 and since then a number of other businesses have been keen to accept cryptocurrency as a form of payment. Nowadays people can buy an apartment, book holidays, eat and drink in a number of trendy bars …


Why Canada is poised to become a prime destination for Bitcoin mining

globalnews.ca – Monday, 22 1
As platforms like Bitcoin continue to expand, Canada may soon be able to count itself among the world's prime cryptocurrency mining destinations. “Canada is about to become a central source,” explained Cole Diamond, CEO of Coinsquare, one of Canada's leading cryptocurrency exchanges. “I think …


Why does South Korea matter so much to Bitcoin?

theweek.co.uk – Friday, 19 1
South Korea has become the surprise battle ground for the future of Bitcoin, after authorities announced plans to crackdown on cryptocurrency trading. Exactly how it will do this remains vague, “but just the threat of action has been enough to drive a sell-off across the market globally” and spark a wave of …


Why Has Bitcoin Tumbled Almost 50% From Its Peak Last Month?

digg.com – Thursday, 18 1
The value of bitcoin has tumbled 25% in the past week and 46% in the past month. The cryptocurrency's price fell below ,000 today, down from a peak of almost ,000 in December. Other cryptocurrencies, such as Ethereum, Ripple and Litecoin, have also precipitously lost value in the past week.


Why Payment Service Stripe May Have Just Killed Bitcoin's Original Purpose

inverse.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Following other tech giants like Valve and Microsoft, the web service company stated that a large portion of its customers are no longer interested in accepting bitcoin because of its volatility, soaring prices, and high transaction fees. Stripe made it clear that it is parting ways with the world's leading …


Why the IRS Fears Bitcoin

nytimes.com – Tuesday, 23 1
The extraordinary rise in the value of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has led many people to worry that this market is a giant bubble. Many, including the Federal Reserve chairwoman Janet Yellen and the billionaire investor Warren Buffett, have warned about a “Bitcoin bust” that could rival the …


Will Bitcoin Price Reach 0000 This Year?

investopedia.com – Wednesday, 24 1
Bitcoin, ethereum, and other top cryptocurrencies have already been on a wild ride when it comes to value in 2018. The world's top digital currency by market capitalization fell early in the year and is now trading at just over ,000 per coin, which still constitutes a significant markup over this time in …


WooCommerce Store Owners Will Soon get Another Plugin to Accept Bitcoin Cash

newsbtc.com – Sunday, 21 1
Altcoins often struggle in the retailer adoption department. That is only normal, as most retailers want nothing to do with cryptocurrency. Especially complicated solutions are absolutely unacceptable in this regard. Anyone with an interest in Bitcoin Cash can soon accept such payments through a new …


Would Bitcoin By Another Name Smell As Sweet?

forbes.com – Saturday, 20 1
William Shakespeare wrote "A rose by any other name would smell as sweet' but I wonder if that is true of Bitcoin and Crypto Currencies in general? Shakespeare thinks that it doesn't matter, but I can't help but wonder if the name has had more to do with its digital money's meteoric rise than we'd like to …


Yale Prof. Shiller Thinks Bitcoin's 'Bubble' Could Actually 'Linger 100 Years

cointelegraph.com – Saturday, 20 1
Yale economics professor and Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller has admitted in an interview with CNBC Thursday, Jan. 18., that he now “doesn't know what to make of Bitcoin ultimately” after earlier calling it “the best example of a bubble”. In fresh comments Thursday, several months after he told host …


Yes, Bitcoin Is a Means of Payment. Just Not Yet for You

bloomberg.com – Tuesday, 23 1
First, a reminder on how Bitcoin works. If I want to send someone some Bitcoin, I simply broadcast my intention to the network. I then wait for the transaction to be picked up by “miners,” who process transactions in return for fees and newly minted Bitcoin. If all goes well, my transaction will be included in …


Young scientist wins bitcoin by hacking DNA

uantwerpen.be – Tuesday, 23 1
Young scientist wins bitcoin by hacking DNA. Date: 22 January 2018. Introduction: Sander Wuyts (UAntwerp and VUB) completes remarkable challenge. He was the first to decipher the message in a tube of DNA. Sander Wuyts – Bitcoin One bitcoin: that is the unconventional prize won by Sander Wuyts, …


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