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Bitcoin Might Already Be In A Bear Market, Investors Just Don’t Know It Yet

Bitcoin has so far enjoyed a good amount of success these past years, and so it is not surprising that investors want to continue to believe that the digital asset will continue its growth spurt. But what could very well be faith in the market might also be a denial of the obvious, which is […]

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The Fiat Mindset: Why Most Economists Don’t Get Bitcoin

Modern economists are often vehemently opposed to bitcoin and its application as money – why is this? Josef Tětek is a SatoshiLabs and Trezor Brand Ambassador. It’s a tulip mania, a Ponzi scheme, a bubble about to burst. You’ve heard it all before. And not just from your nocoiner friends: This narrative has been pushed […]

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Criminals don’t use Bitcoin to launder due its transparency

Transactions in the Bitcoin network are transparent, making the cryptocurrency a poor choice to launder money, according to former CIA director Michael Morell Ex-CIA director Michael Morell has ruled out Bitcoin as a cryptocurrency used by criminals to launder money, saying that it is too transparent. Morell submitted that the transactions carried out on the […]

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Stocks Don’t Truly Discover Price, Bitcoin Fixes This

“The stock market is filled with individuals who know the price of everything, but the value of nothing.”  Phillip Fisher Bitcoin could care less about its vertical positioning on a chart. But, as emotional monkeys with too much brain for our own good, we get attached to the movements of price. Up and down, back […]

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Beware: Don’t fall for these coronavirus stimulus check scams

Millions of Americans have already received their second stimulus checks of up to $600, while millions more will get it soon. Those who have yet to receive coronavirus stimulus checks need to be careful about scams. This is because, similar to last time, scammers are again active to dupe people out of their coronavirus stimulus […]

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You Don’t Have To Worry About Bitcoin’s Reliance On Utilities

Imagine what life would be like if there were no electricity or communications networks available.  How many days of food do you have at your house? How much cash do you have on hand? Can you go out to try to buy up what’s left at the stores that still have their doors open? What […]

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Bitcoin Dominance Took a Big Hit, But Don’t Count on an Altcoin Rally

Altcoins have actually done rather well against Bitcoin since the start of 2020. This comes in spite of the BTC-centric rhetoric seen on social media. Yet prominent market participants are not convinced that an “altcoin season” — when cryptocurrencies gain strongly against Bitcoin — will transpire. Some commentators, in fact, are expecting an altcoin “extinction […]

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A Treatise on Bitcoin and Privacy Part 2: Don’t Be Misled by Red Herrings

In Part One of this treatise, we examined the fundamental relationship between Bitcoin and privacy by going back to the beginning with the whitepaper. In spite of some excellent privacy preserving options  that have been available to users since those early days, we seem to have taken a few wrong turns. But to fix it, […]

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Will Dash Flippen Litecoin? Market Capitalisations Don’t Correspond to Crypto Usage

The number of daily transactions occurring on the Dash network has been rising slowly but steadily over the last year. In fact, there are now more transactions being performed using the crypto asset than there are on the Litecoin network. Despite the network’s growing usage, the total Dash market capitalisation still lags a long way […]

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DeFi Don’t Care: Ethereum Investing Reaches Record Levels

Crypto markets may end the year battered and bruised, down 50% from their 2019 highs, but decentralized finance continues to grow as another record has been hit this week. Ethereum investing is moving on to another level and there are no signs of bearish influences in that ecosystem. Decentralized Finance on Ethereum DeFi has continued […]

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Was a Lone Whale Really Behind Bitcoin’s 2017 Bull Run? Don’t Bet on It

“Ignorance is the parent of fear.” — Herman Melville, Moby Dick In July 2019, John M. Griffin and Amin Shams, academics from the University of Texas and the University of Ohio, respectively, published the cleverly titled report “Is Bitcoin Really Un-Tethered?” Their “findings” echoed through mainstream and cryptocurrency media alike. The duo boldly claimed that […]

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Big Bitcoin Bulls Don’t Want BTC to Dip Below $9000

It’s Halloween today. It’s also the day when anonymous cypherpunk, Satoshi Nakamoto presented the idea of Bitcoin to the world, 11 years ago. The whitepaper released since then has become a model for censorship-resistant finance. Probably, that’s the reason why strong-headed BTC bulls don’t want the digital asset’s price to ‘dip’. Not at least today. […]

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54% of Bitcoin Users in Europe Don’t Have University Degrees: Research

More than 50% of bitcoin users across the European continent have not even finished their university program, according to BitPanda’s latest study. Too Cool For School Titled ‘Understanding Cryptocurrency Holders in Europe,’ the report explored personalities of the men and women who hold cryptocurrencies as a part of their portfolio. It found that about 54% […]

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New SFOX Report: Don’t Call Ethereum an ‘Altcoin’ Anymore

Institutional cryptocurrency exchange San Francisco Open Exchange suggests that Ether may not be an altcoin anymore. Institutional cryptocurrency exchange San Francisco Open Exchange (SFOX) suggested that Ether (ETH) may not be an altcoin anymore, in its latest market report published on July 24. ETH is more correlated to BTC than other alts In its post, […]

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US Treasury Sec: We Don’t Want Bitcoin Becoming a “Swiss-Numbered Bank Account”

Now that the U.S. Congress and Senate have finished their hearings with Facebook, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has set his regulatory sights on Bitcoin. Increased Regulation on the Table Again It appears that the aftermath of the US Congress and Senate Banking Committee’ hearings on Facebook’s Libra coin could present a new set of […]

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Bitcoin Is Fundamentally Robust, But Bears Don’t Seem to Care; Has BTC Topped Out?

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have once again extended their downwards movement that first began when BTC hit $13,800, which now appears to be a local top that may hold for the near future. Related Reading: Bitcoin Breaks Parabola With Big Downtrend, a BTC Correction Inbound? Despite this, Bitcoin is fundamentally robust currently, which […]

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Bitcoin May Have Plunged Below $7,800, Yet Don’t Forget BTC’s Booming Fundamentals

Bitcoin Fundamentals Are Better Than Ever Over the past week or so, Bitcoin (BTC) bulls have finally begun to relent. In a move uncharacteristic of the past six weeks, BTC has lost around 4% in the past 24 hours, falling under $7,800 after briefly flirting with $9,100 sometime last week. With this, bears have come […]

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Crypto Lawyer: Don’t Get (Too) Hyped About VanEck’s Bitcoin ETF

Over the past few weeks, many in the crypto industry have begun to expect a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). Don’t ask us why, but in a hive mind-esque fashion, hundreds on Twitter have begun to call for the regulatory approval of such a vehicle, which has the potential to catapult the space to new heights. […]

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Don’t Panic, Bitcoin “Nuking” $6,400 Resistance Is Extremely Bullish

Over recent hours, Bitcoin (BTC) has begun to slow, with bullish momentum falling off across the board. Yet, some say it may be a bit too early to call for a doomsday-esque scenario, which sees BTC fully retrace its sudden spike higher. Bitcoin Moving Past $6,400 When BTC paused at $6,000 just days ago, few […]

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Think Your Altcoin Will Beat Bitcoin ROI? Then Don’t Look at This Chart

Bitcoin dwarfs every other altcoin when it comes to return on investment (ROI) since initial exchange listing, data shows. Had you threw in just $100 bucks into BTC in 2010, you would be a millionaire today. Bitcoin ROI Shows Why They’re Called ‘Altcoins’ A new visual graph from DataLight perfectly illustrates just how impressive Bitcoin […]

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Nearly All American Seniors Don’t Know or Want Bitcoin: But It’s Not a Concern

It isn’t a secret that Bitcoin (BTC) doesn’t really tick with the elderly population. Warren Buffett and Nouriel Roubini are the perfect examples of that demographic’s aversion to crypto assets, backed by a technology that most can’t explain, or conceptually comprehend for that matter. Mere weeks ago, Buffett, who claimed that BTC was “rat poison […]

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Dutch ‘Bitcoin City’ Project Shows Most People Don’t Want to Spend BTC

The number of merchants accepting Bitcoin is growing worldwide, but there’s a caveat. The majority of the Bitcoin users don’t want to spend the digital gold, at least not yet. 15K Merchants Accepting BTC worldwide At 14,518 as of April 2019, the number of merchants accepting BTC payments is on the rise, with a large […]

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Don’t Buy Bitcoin! – Warns the Media as BTC Price Rises (Again)

It’s still too early to declare that bitcoin price is headed for another parabolic bull-run. But one might want to take the repeating “Don’t buy bitcoin” message from the mainstream press with a grain of salt.  Kids, Don’t Buy Bitcoin As bitcoin price 00 appears to be attempting to shake off the bear market, headlines […]

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