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This Key Reason is Why Bitcoin Cash’s Sudden 14% Rally Won’t Last

The cryptocurrency market mounted a crazy recovery on Friday. Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP, and all the rest of the altcoins surged higher, rallying to prices not seen since days earlier. While this was notable in and of itself, with BTC managing to retake the $8,000 price point on a daily basis in a move benefiting bulls, […]

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Want to Learn About Bitcoin? Try Conference-Driven Development

Continuing our series on how to learn about Bitcoin and its more technical aspects, in this article, we will focus on presenting at conferences and meetups as a means to this end. On the Ladybug podcast, Ali Spittel coined the term “conference-driven development.” Aspiring Bitcoin savants can pursue this sort of development by taking on […]

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5 Top Crypto Twitter Traders Are Bullish on Bitcoin Right Now

As Bitcoin (BTC) enters another bull-and-bear fight, ranging between $7,800 and $8,000, crypto Twitter traders are warming up to a bullish attitude. Leading Twitter Accounts See Potential for Bitcoin Earnings on Bullish Moves Leading social media names have returned with a bullish attitude to bitcoin price moves, as the coin is now battling out new […]

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Sacramento Residents can now Purchase Bitcoin at 100 Coinstar Kiosks

Coinme, a blockchain-powered financial technology firm dedicated to enabling the masses to gain easy access to bitcoin (BTC), has announced that residents of the greater Sacramento area can now purchase the world’s flagship cryptocurrency at 100 Coinstar kiosks installed across Save Mart, Safeway and Food Maxx supermarkets, according to a press release. Coinme Expands Bitcoin […]

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A Big Plunge to Sub-$100 for Ethereum Is Imminent If This Happens

Bitcoin, Ethereum, and the rest of the crypto market have been on quite the tear of the past week, with BTC rallying from $6,800 to $8,450 in a matter of a few days. But over the past 48 hours, the crypto market has stalled, with nearly all digital assets posting 8% losses from the local […]

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Buy or DIY? An Overview of 7 Bitcoin Full Node Products

Full nodes are an indispensable part of Bitcoin’s system of checks and balances. They further decentralize the network, they keep miners honest, they verify and register every transaction that takes place on the blockchain, and they provide more autonomy and privacy to users. In order to run a full Bitcoin node, it’s enough to download […]

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Bitcoin Hash Rate Hits All-Time High Behind Price Rise, Private Pools in China

I probably don’t need to tell you that bitcoin’s price is up in the new year. But did you know that the bitcoin mining hash rate and difficulty are climbing too? On January 5, 2020, Bitcoin’s hash rate struck a new all-time high of 117 exahashes per second (EH/s) (that is, miners are producing roughly […]

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Bitcoin Price Downturn has Leading Analyst Call it Quits for Bulls Below $7650-$7800

Bitcoin [BTC] drops below the support from the descending channel as leading derivative’s trader Tone Vays calls it quits for the bulls. In his recent trading Bitcoin update, he mentions that the current pump, though impressive, could be another dead-cat bounce. BTC/USD 4-Hour Chart on Bitstamp (TradingView) Nevertheless, it doesn’t necessarily open short signals as […]

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Why Analysts Think Bitcoin Price On Verge of Crash to $6,000

After a strong uptrend that brought Bitcoin from $6,800 to $8,450 in a matter of a few days, the cryptocurrency market has started to take a massive breather. Since peaking at the key $8,400 resistance just the other day, the price of BTC has plunged by 8%, tumbling to $7,800 as of the time of […]

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Analyst Predicts Bitcoin at $5,000 in Q1/2020; Here’s Why It is Compelling

While a strong bull action took the bitcoin rate up by 22 percent this week, there is still a strong likelihood of the cryptocurrency shedding all its gains. Pre-Halving Bitcoin Crashes The sentiments come in the form of a compelling historical pattern brought to notice by Jacob Canfield. TradingView’s top crypto analyst said bitcoin could […]

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Why Proof of Reserves Is Important to Bitcoin

Bitcoin is a movement founded on individual monetary sovereignty, transparency and peer-to-peer auditability enabled by a breakthrough in technology. It launched at a time when trust in the world’s financial institutions was at an all-time low and struck a chord. Bitcoin’s success has led to profits, which has, in turn, led to complacency. Today, people […]

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Bitcoin’s Next Macro Uptrend May Start Sooner Than You Think

After posting what appeared to be a grim break below $8,000 yesterday, Bitcoin’s bulls have thus far been able to step up and defend a key monthly support level that is the only thing stopping BTC from posting significantly further losses. The cryptocurrency’s ability to hold above this level is bullish, and further confirms the […]

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Bugs Found in Compiler for Readable Ethereum Smart Contracts, Team Downplays Concerns

Critical Ethereum 2.0 smart contract not affected by the bugs, developers argue. A Jan. 8 post published by the Ethereum Foundation (EF) revealed that developers are working on a new implementation of the Vyper compiler, due to “multiple serious bugs” in the existing version. The Vyperlang team responded by noting that existing Vyper smart contracts […]

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Bithumb May Pour Over $8M Into South Korea’s Regulation-Free Zone

Bithumb shows interest in a 10 billion won investment into South Korea’s regulatory free zone in Busan. Bithumb, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, could invest more than $8 million into South Korea’s regulatory sandbox.  Via its daughter company GCX Alliance, Bithumb has shown intent to put 10 billion won ($8 million) into South […]

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Making Regulatory Progress With Bitcoin ETFs and Pricing

Since 2013, one of the ongoing conversations between U.S. regulators and digital asset market participants has been the attempt to get a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) approved. By my count, there have been 24 ETF application listings filed, with all but one either rejected by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) or withdrawn (the United […]

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Podcast: Bitcoin Clarity With Kiara Bickers

In this episode of the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast, Dave Hollerith talks with Kiara Bickers, author of Bitcoin Clarity: A Guide to Understanding Bitcoin. Bitcoin Clarity is different from other Bitcoin guides because it leverages a “systems thinking” approach to explain how and why each part of Bitcoin’s system has evolved into what it is today. […]

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Bitcoin Plummets to $7,000s: These Factors Show Where BTC is Heading Next

After six days of gains, Bitcoin (BTC) experienced a precipitous drop on Wednesday, tumbling from the multi-week high of $8,460 to $7,800 in a few hours’ time. While the drop was extremely steep — 8% in literal hours — prices have remained around the high-$7,000s since, leaving many to ask what’s next for the crypto […]

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Bitcoin to Surge 150% In 6 Months? Why Analyst Thinks It’s Possible

Bitcoin (BTC) has had a great start to 2020, rallying 16 percent higher from the $6,800 lows put in last week. Although some say it is too early to tell if the cryptocurrency market is out of a bear phase, a prominent analyst who called this latest move is convinced BTC has further to surge. […]

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Bitcoin and the Primacy of the Digital World

As a fervent bitcoin enthusiast, I frequently come across the following objection: In contrast to physical, analog things, bitcoin and similar crypto assets are completely virtual and digital. As such, they are neither tangible nor graspable and would thus lack any real basis of value. Because of their digital nature, many people still object to […]

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Largest Bitcoin Mining Facility Finds Perfect Match in Texas

SBI Holdings and GMO Internet are all geared up to launch a massive Bitcoin mining facility in Rockdale, Texas. This supports a very strong narrative at play in the Bitcoin mining industry. More and more miners have moved away from Asia are migrating to the United States. Texas, in particular, has cheap energy and strong […]

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Bitcoin’s current spike unrelated to escalating tensions between USA, Iran

Over the past week, a major event has heightened the tensions between the United States and Iran. However, this event’s impact was felt not just on the political scene, but in the financial sector as The post Bitcoin’s current spike unrelated to escalating tensions between USA, Iran appeared first on AMBCrypto.

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Nasdaq Issues Warning to Bitcoin Mining Company

According to recent reports, Nasdaq recently notified Golden Bull Limited, warning the company that it is no longer compliant with listing rules due to the lack of Form 6-K. Golden Bull Limited, a company that operates as an online finance marketplace and a lending firm, was recently contacted by Nasdaq with a warning. According to […]

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Why XRP And Other Top Crypto Assets Flatlined Against Bitcoin’s 9% Move

In the past 48 hours, the bitcoin price increased by around nine percent from $7,740 to $8,462. In the same period, XRP, Ethereum, and other top crypto assets stagnated, either flatlining against the U.S. dollar or falling. Factor #1: Crypto traders are not so confident in the move The upsurge of bitcoin in the past […]

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