2020

Bitcoin extends slide, heads for worst week since March 2020

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Bitcoin fell heavily on Friday and was heading toward its sharpest weekly drop since last March, as worries over its technology and regulation extended a pullback from recent record highs. The world’s most popular cryptocurrency fell more than 5% to an almost three-week low of $28,800 in the Asia session, before steadying […]

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The Gold Market in 2020 and Beyond

Was the past year good for the yellow metal? What happened in 2020 and what will 2021 be like for the gold market? Nobody expected the Spanish Inquisition! And nobody expected a pandemic in 2020! Oh boy, what a year… How good that 2020 has already passed! It was an extraordinary year, unlike any other […]

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Bitcoin’s 2020 In Tech

Seemingly undisturbed by 2020’s craziness, and largely unfazed by bitcoin’s wild price swings that concluded with new all-time highs in December, Bitcoin’s technical community continues to plow ahead. Bitcoin’s software and the many projects around it were gradually improved throughout the year, as software was optimized, bugs fixed and privacy leaks patched. The bulk of […]

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Mining, Institutional Adoption And Community Voice Defined Bitcoin’s 2020

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and to reflect on what all of this might mean for 2021. These writers responded with a collection of thoughtful and […]

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Bitcoin’s Strong 2020 Could Bring A Bumpy 2021

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and to reflect on what all of this might mean for 2021. These writers responded with a collection of thoughtful and […]

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Saving With Bitcoin Was Never So Cool As In 2020

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and to reflect on what all of this might mean for 2021. These writers responded with a collection of thoughtful and […]

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Reader Survey: Bitcoin’s 2020 And 2021

In case you hadn’t noticed, 2020 was a bit wild. And many of the unprecedented events of the year directly impacted Bitcoin and its value proposition. A pandemic-driven wave of economic stimuli highlighted the need for a truly incorruptible store of value, potentially motivating institutional adoption of BTC. A growing authoritarian political climate alerted many […]

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Three Market Trends Fueled Enterprise DLT Adoption in 2020

Hedera Hashgraph’s CEO says integrating novel technologies with existing enterprise systems will drive adoption in the years ahead.

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Bitcoin’s 2020: The Rise Of Certainty

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and to reflect on what all of this might mean for 2021. These writers responded with a collection of thoughtful and […]

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How the most popular Bitcoin price prediction models fared in 2020

In a year of extreme volatility, Bitcoin price models have never had so much to prove — how did they do? From $3,600 lows to all-time highs of just above $24,000, 2020 was the year that Bitcoin (BTC) surprised analysts like never before. With predicting its next move becoming ever more difficult, there’s likewise never […]

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2020 Was The Year Bitcoin Funding Went Brrr

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and to reflect on what all of this might mean for 2021. These writers responded with a collection of thoughtful and […]

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How The Use Of Bitcoin In Africa Continued To Grow In 2020

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and to reflect on what all of this might mean for 2021. These writers responded with a collection of thoughtful and […]

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2020 Pitted Bitcoin Against The Great Reset

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and to reflect on what all of this might mean for 2021. These writers responded with a collection of thoughtful and […]

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In 2020, Bitcoin Was Significantly Derisked

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and to reflect on what all of this might mean for 2021. These writers responded with a collection of thoughtful and […]

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Market Wrap: Bitcoin Briefly Slides Below $18K as ETH Is More Volatile Than BTC in 2020

Bitcoin slipped below $18,000 again Thursday as ether’s volatility in 2020 shows a different dynamic.

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The 21 Most Influential Bitcoin Projects And Companies Of 2020

Bitcoin Magazine has compiled this list to highlight the 21 companies and projects that we think did the most for Bitcoin in 2020. We admit that this grouping is far from perfect, but our team did its best to objectively curate those that made the biggest impact on the BTC ecosystem this year. Of course, […]

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Bitcoin and Ether Market Update November 26, 2020

Total crypto market cap erased $8 billion of its value for the period since Monday morning and now stands at $530.4 billion. The top ten coins are all in red for the last 24 hours with Chainlink (LINK) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) being the worst performers with 16.6 and 14.8 percent of losses respectively At […]

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Bitcoin, Ether, and XRP Weekly Market Update November 23, 2020

The total crypto market cap added $85 billion to its value for the last seven days and now stands at $549 billion. The top 10 currencies are all in green for the same time period with Cardano (ADA) and Litecoin (LTC) leading the pack with 52 and 41 percent of gains respectively. By the time […]

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This analyst called Bitcoin’s new price high in 2020 three months ago

Preston Pysh saw “insane” gains for the rest of this year in August, with Bitcoin just $2,000 off record levels three months later. Bitcoin (BTC) hitting new all-time highs by Christmas is beginning to look conservative, but one analyst called current levels back in August. As noted by consumer investment service Swan Bitcoin on Nov. […]

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TA: Bitcoin Jumps To New 2020 High, US Election Results Could Spark Rally To $15K

Bitcoin price is rising steadily and it even broke the $14,000 resistance against the US Dollar. BTC is showing positive signs and it seems like US election results might trigger swing moves. Bitcoin remained in a positive zone and it climbed above the $14,000 resistance zone. The price traded to a new 2020 high at […]

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Hindsight In 2020: Bitcoin Brings Investors 16x Returns Over The S&P 500

Bitcoin has for several months now, captured the crown for 2020 as the most profitable mainstream asset of the year. Whatever the reason is behind the unstoppable momentum, the recent divergence between crypto and stocks, and even precious metals, has the leading cryptocurrency by market cap reaching over 16x times the return of the S&P […]

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Bitcoin Rallies Above $13K Less Than 24 Hours After Breaking 2020 Highs

Bitcoin (BTC) has risen above $13,000 in less than 24 hours after it broke the $12,000 level on the news that PayPal will support cryptocurrencies on its platform.

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Bitcoin News Roundup for Oct. 19, 2020

With BTC transaction activity slowing and Filecoin miners striking, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back for your latest crypto news roundup!

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