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When a Tesla Car Becomes a Bitcoin Node…

Bitcoin users recently decided to try using their Tesla electric car as a full BTC node, and it worked. Tesla Electric Car becomes a full Bitcoin node Electric cars and digital currencies are not usually two things that people would think to connect in any way, but they do have a few things in common. […]

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Next Bitcoin Price ATH to Fall in the $75k-$85k Range

With the crypto community awaiting Bitcoin’s next price ATH, Blockroots CEO warns that they might be disappointed if they expect BTC to hit $100k or more. Next Bitcoin Price ATH May Not be as High as Expected Bitcoin has been a hot topic ever since it started a massive bull run in late 2017, which […]

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How Bitcoin, Crypto Prices Correlate With Network Parameters

There is now enough data to link Bitcoin and crypto price movements to easily quantifiable network parameters. Bitcoin’s Transactions Show Highest Correlation to Prices Transaction counts, active addresses, and price action show a connection for some coins, which explains heightened activity during rallies. A recent report by Longhash suggests some coins may reveal the intentions […]

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It’s Never Been Harder to Mine Bitcoin as Hash Rate Hits New Highs

Data from Glassnode strengthens the overall consensus that Bitcoin’s hash rate, despite being hard to measure, is stronger than ever before. The mean hash rate of the Bitcoin (BTC) network has hit new all-time highs to mark the cryptocurrency’s latest technical achievement, fresh data suggests. Compiled by monitoring resource Glassnode, a new analysis of Bitcoin’s […]

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Why Has Bitcoin SV (BSV) Plunged By 40% From Its $450 Peak?

Aside from Bitcoin, there’s almost no other crypto asset that has been talked about as much as the Satoshi Vision fork (BSV) over the past week. The past seven days for the now-fifth largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization have been rather tumultuous, with the cryptocurrency starting the week off flat to explode higher from just […]

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Research Firm: 3 Use Cases Could Send Bitcoin To $1 Trillion

Few assets are worth $1 trillion. Even still, analysts and investors in Bitcoin have long expected the market capitalization of the cryptocurrency to surmount the billions and enter the trillions. As crazy as this may sound, a prominent investment research firm, ARK Invest, in a recent report mentioned three somewhat feasible use cases that could […]

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This Month Will Critically Decide Whether Bitcoin Enters a Full Blown Parabolic Rally or Not

Bitcoin is technically still in a bearish trend. It is down by more than 30 percent since the 2019 yearly high when it surpassed $13,000. This month will decide whether BTC enters a new extended bull market or falls back into a bear market. It all depends on the monthly close of bitcoin on January […]

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Grasping Lightning: Mapping the Key Players in Bitcoin’s Next Phase

All kinds of groups are developing for lightning, the likely future of bitcoin payments. Here’s a guide to notable players and projects.

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Bitcoin is Holding Above a Key Support Level as Bulls Guard from Further Losses

After an extended period of trading sideways around $8,800, Bitcoins bears have been able to push the cryptocurrency lower and put it at risk of breaking below multiple key support regions that have been bolstering its price. Analysts are now widely noting that BTC is currently sitting at a key short-term support level that bulls […]

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New Analysis Finds That Mondays Are the Best Days to Buy Bitcoin

Bitcoin returns on investment differ based on what day of the week BTC was bought as well as other factors such as volatility and market cycle conditions. This week saw Bitcoin price (BTC) hitting the $9,000 barrier amid the launch of CME Bitcoin options and Plaid’s acquisition by Visa, reaching a record price for the […]

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Bitcoin Dominance Does Not Signal Altcoin Season, Here’s Why

The number designating the dominance of Bitcoin (BTC) may be a faulty metric, especially when estimating the potential of altcoins. Instead, the metric has been proposed as a way to gauge the market direction. Bitcoin Dominance is a Flawed Metric The size of the BTC market capitalization has been criticized as flawed, as not all […]

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Bitcoin’s Next All-Time-High May Be Lower Than Many Expect; Levels to Watch For

Towards the end of 2019 that lackluster price action experienced by Bitcoin had led many investors and analysts alike to grow increasingly bearish on the cryptocurrency, and discussions about BTC surging to fresh all-time highs were far and few between. This has changed in the meanwhile, however, as the uptrend the cryptocurrency has been caught […]

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Bitcoin Price Signal That Preceded 4,000% Rally Forms Again, and It’s Huge for BTC

Ever since Bitcoin investors got a taste of parabolic price appreciation in 2019, which saw BTC gain 330% in some four months, they’ve been craving it, evidenced in the incessant flow of lofty predictions on Crypto Twitter. Related Reading: Watch Out, This New Bitcoin Scam Is All Over Youtube While this dream of another parabolic rally […]

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Bitcoin SV [BSV] Drops Over 45% Since ATH, Is Price Headed To Sub-$200 USD Levels?

Bitcoin SV (BSV) has been on an insane uptrend in the past week or so climbing to all-time highs of $455 USD on Tuesday this week. However, the soar in BSV’s price has since been cut short with bears coming into the market strong as price plummeted to $284.56 USD, as at time of writing, […]

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Bitcoin Researcher Drums Up Academic Interest in Erlay Protocol

In November 2019, Gleb Naumenko, co-author of the Erlay protocol and Bitcoin researcher at Chaincode Labs, came to London to present at the ACM conference 2019.  The ACM conference is one of the premier conferences on computer and communications security. It brings together “security researchers, practitioners, developers and users from all over the world.” Naumenko’s […]

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Remembering Tamás Blummer, Pioneering Bitcoin Developer

Tamás Blummer, a Bitcoin developer since 2012 and founder of several groundbreaking Bitcoin-focused projects, reportedly passed away on January 12, 2019, after a long fight with cancer. Among Blummer’s contributions to the Bitcoin ecosystem were Rust Bitcoin, a project focused on creating a Bitcoin network library written in the Rust programming language; CoinTerra, an early […]

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Bitcoin Falls Back After Briefly Breaking $9k Resistance

Bitcoin’s bulls have failed to make a solid move above $9,000, having briefly topped the psychological resistance level earlier on Friday.

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Nazis are Using Bitcoin, US Gov’t Officials Warn

According to the US House Financial Services Committee, the nature of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies allows Nazis and domestic terrorists to fund their activities. US officials voice concerns over Bitcoin terrorist financing This Wednesday, a US House Financial Services Committee held a hearing during which its members addressed the topic of cryptocurrencies. US Congressman, Brad […]

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Bitcoin Could Soon Tumble Lower as Its Funding Rate Begins Flipping Positive

Bitcoin has begun showing some signs of topping out as the crypto inches lower from its previous consolidation region around $8,800. BTC’s move towards $8,600 has led some analysts to believe that its recent highs of $8,900 will mark a mid-term top. One valuable indicator that often offers significant insight into future trends is now […]

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The Kindest Cut: Why the 2020 Bitcoin Halvening Is the Most Important Yet

In May of 2020, bitcoin will see its next halving: the reduction of the reward for successfully mining a block. The Nakamoto white paper specifies that every 210,000 blocks, the reward for successfully mining a block is cut by half. But while these occur roughly every four years (with the estimated reward dropping to one […]

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Breaking This Line Could Cause Bitcoin to Turn Parabolic and Rally 1000%

It is beginning to look increasingly as though Bitcoin’s (BTC) recent rally from its early-January lows of $6,800 to its recent highs of $8,900 is much more than a fleeting relief pump. BTC bulls have been able to hold the crypto within the upper-$8,000 region for the past day, signaling that buyers currently have enough […]

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Why Analysts Think Bitcoin Price Will Soon Surge Past $9,000

Bitcoin has been on an absolute tear over the past few days, with the price of the leading cryptocurrency rocketing as high as $8,910 just hours ago as of the time of writing this article. While bullish, analysts have been waiting for BTC to break past the key $9,000 price point, an important psychological and […]

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Bitcoin Futures Open Interest Hits $3.5 Billion; Upward Trend to Continue?

The Bitcoin and wider cryptocurrency markets surprised observers yesterday as the market capitalisation of leading cryptos suddenly increased. January 14 started with the market at $217.5 billion, today that figure stands at over $238.8 billion. The heightened market volatility appears to have attracted other traders to the market. Open interest in Bitcoin futures, for example, […]

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