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Bitcoin Miners Earn More in a Day than BSV and BCH Do in 1 Year Combined

In one day, Bitcoin miners earned up to four times the revenue accrued by their counterparts on the Bitcoin SV and Bitcoin Cash networks combined. Bitcoin is King According to a Friday (August 2, 2019) tweet from “Shakepay,” Bitcoin miners earned $540,000 in transaction fees. This figure is more than four times the $130,000 earned […]

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Bitcoin Price Will Reach $20,000 Before the Year Ends, Believes Mike Novogratz

Coinspeaker Bitcoin Price Will Reach $20,000 Before the Year Ends, Believes Mike Novogratz Billionaire Bitcoin bull, Mike Novogratz, has predicted that Bitcoin price will hit $20,00 before the year ends. He said this during a Bloomberg interview where he also touched on Facebook’s Libra. Bitcoin Price Will Reach $20,000 Before the Year Ends, Believes Mike […]

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Survey: Just Four Percent of US Public Favour Bitcoin or Other Crypto Assets as a 10+ Year Investment

According to a survey produced by financial services firm BankRate, Bitcoin and crypto do not represent a popular choice of investment vehicle for a decade or more amongst the US public. The findings show that just four percent of respondents preferred digital currencies over other more traditional investments. Beating Bitcoin, crypto assets, and everything else […]

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Bitcoin’s [BTC] ‘store of value’ property boosted by finding that suggests 60% of all BTCs haven’t been moved in a year

Supporters of Bitcoin [BTC] have always made it a point to inform others of the main advantages associated with cryptocurrency, rather than just its price and market dominance. Cryptocurrency’s ‘store of value’ property was brought up again recently after Rhythm, a Bitcoin supporter, tweeted, “60% of all bitcoins have not moved in one year. That’s […]

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Bitcoin Trading Volume on Coinbase Hits Year High

Bitcoin trading volume on crypto exchange Coinbase recently hit 263,000 in May, a volume which had not been seen since February 4, 2018. Bitcoin (BTC) trading volume on major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase recently hit a high of 263,000 on May 12, a volume which has not been seen since February 4, 2018. Bitcoin most recently […]

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Bitcoin Halving is Less Than One Year Away: What to Expect from the New Bitcoin?

Coinspeaker Bitcoin Halving is Less Than One Year Away: What to Expect from the New Bitcoin? The third Bitcoin halving is expected to take place in May 2020 with most people in the community confident that the price of BTC will soar from now until the event takes place. Bitcoin Halving is Less Than One […]

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With Bitcoin Halving a Year Away, 60% Think Price Will Go Up From Here

Bitcoin halving, one of the most anticipated events throughout the entire cryptocurrency community is estimated to be 365 days from now. As it closes in, a new Twitter poll reveals that the overwhelming majority is entirely bullish on Bitcoin’s price going forward.  Bitcoin Halving 365 Days From Now Bitcoin halving, the event which will slash […]

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UK Watchdog Reports $34 Million Lost in Crypto and Forex Scams Last Year

The Financial Conduct Authority says crypto investors lost approximately $34 million from scams last year. The primary financial regulator of the United Kingdom, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), reports that crypto investors in the country lost over $34 million due to cryptocurrency and forex scams from 2018–2019 the Financial Times reports on May 20. According […]

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Crypto Market Wrap: $32 Billion Gone In Biggest Dump of The Year

Crypto markets in massive correction; XRP, Stellar, Cardano, Bitcoin Cash, BSV and Tron getting smashed.  Market Wrap A crypto correction has been on the cards for some time and it has finally arrived this morning. Bitcoin dumped almost a thousand bucks and total market capitalization shrunk by $32 billion in a matter of hours. After […]

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Bitcoin-Gold Price Correlation Shows Widest Spread in Over a Year

Correlation isn’t causation, but it looks like gold’s fall is driving bitcoin prices up.

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My Sleepless Year Discovering Bitcoin’s Code

Early bitcoin developer Stefan Thomas recalls his early obsession with programmable cryptocurrency.

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4 Cryptocurrencies Having a Breakout Year Against Bitcoin

Bitcoin isn’t the only cryptocurrency having a rebound year so far. Let’s look at some recent strong performers that are already having a breakout year and set to test new all-time highs. Binance Coin (BNB) Binance Coin 00 is undoubtedly amongst the best performing cryptocurrencies throughout the entire 2019. Throughout the past three months, it […]

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Bitcoin Billionaire Zhao Dong: Bitcoin Is Likely to Fluctuate Between $4,000 and $6,000 for Half a Year

With bitcoin’s recent surge to a five-month high, Zhao Dong, a bitcoin billionaire and one of China’s biggest over-the-counter (OTC) traders, recently claimed on Weibo that the sudden jump in bitcoin price does not mark the end of the bear market and that the original cryptocurrency will continue trading in a range likely between $4,000 […]

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Ethereum [ETH] experiences major drop of 94% in block transactions since last year

The cryptocurrency market has been facing a brutal bearish trend since the turn of the year, with a marginal bullish pump last week on 8 February. Most of the top ten virtual assets have been experiencing major market turmoil but, currencies like Bitcoin and Litecoin have been able to encourage users with the integration of […]

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Swiss Stock Exchange to Launch Its Own Security Token This Year

Switzerland’s Stock Exchange (SIX) wants to have its own security token offering in the second half of 2019 alongside the launch of its SIX Digital Exchange (SDX) platform for trading digital assets.  SIX To Launch Its Own STO The Switzerland Stock Exchange (SIX) wants to launch its own security token offering (STO), according to the […]

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Fintech Unicorn Stripe Reaps $22 Billion Valuation a Year after Bitcoin Breakup

It doesn’t look like digital payments firm Stripe is having any second thoughts about its bitcoin breakup. Tiger Global Invests $100 Million in Stripe A year after sending the flagship cryptocurrency a Dear John letter, the Silicon Valley fintech darling has reportedly achieved a staggering $22.5 billion valuation following a $100 million investment from Tiger […]

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Cryptocurrency Thefts and Scams Raked in 300% More Profit Last Year than 2017

Blockchain analytics firm CipherTrace released a report this morning showing that roughly $1.7 billion in cryptocurrency was stolen or scammed over the course of 2018. The amount stolen by hackers alone is staggering: over $950 million. The figure represents an increase of more than 300% from 2017. The scams noted in the report don’t even […]

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Bitcoin Transferred More Than $3.2 Trillion in Value Last Year

Bitcoin’s (BTC) layer 1 transaction volume in 2018 was $3.2 trillion. Furthermore, over $2.2 trillionof Bitcoin was traded throughout last year – almost four times more than the amount traded in 2017, despite the falling prices.  $3.2 Trillion Transferred Despite Lower Price Twitter account Satoshi Capital Research (@chartingbitcoin) has shared some statistics of Bitcoin’s performance in 2018 compared to previous […]

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How BlockEx Went from $24 Million ICO to Layoffs in Less Than a Year

BlockEx, a London-based platform for launching and exchanging tokens, was beset by a series of setbacks that led to downsizing.

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Russia could be implementing 20 cryptocurrency bills this year

The Russian parliament revealed on January 9 through a press release that the digital economy will be the topmost priority during the upcoming session, which will give Russia a headstart into the cryptocurrency ecosystem. Vyacheslav Volodin, chairman of the lower chamber, outlined the bills being considered for the same in the opening spring session. The […]

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QR Code Fraud Could Result In $50,000 of Stolen Bitcoin Each Year

In the crypto world, it is common knowledge that public keys can be shared freely, as those keys simply represent an address that can be used to receive money. Unlike private keys, public keys cannot be used to withdraw funds from an address. However, it seems that public key sharing is quickly becoming the target […]

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Bear Market Birthday: The Crypto Bubble Popped One Year Ago Today

One year ago today, the crypto bubble reached its fever pitch before the inevitable crash that occurred throughout the remainder of 2018 and has lingered into the new year. Crypto Market Down 84% on Anniversary of All-Time High According to CoinMarketCap, the cryptocurrency market cap — which measures the combined notional value of all cryptocurrencies […]

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Bitcoin Struggles to Regain $4,000 Level Starting the New Year: BTCManager’s Week in Review Jan 7

The price of bitcoin traded sideways in the first few days of 2019. The price fluctuated between $3,707 and $3,947 and closed the week effectively unchanged versus last week’s close. As expected, news flow over New Year’s was muted as the first week of January is still a holiday week for most businesses as investors […]

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