Comparing different blockchain-based ecosystems usually makes no sense whatsoever. It feels like comparing apples to oranges and grapes. In the cryptocurrency world, however, there are some interesting metrics worth keeping an eye on. Over the past 24 hours, it seems the Ethereum blockchain helped transfer just over $23bn. This is almost as much as Bitcoin, […]
During a remarkable year for Bitcoin, and especially the past six months, many altcoins have seen an ever-dwindling BTC price. In response, many traders have shifted their focus to prioritizing dollar profits rather than Bitcoin. While it is much easier to be USD-profitable while Bitcoin surges, there are still a number of strategies traders employ to continue […]
Bitcoin has been struggling over the last couple of weeks, with considerable volatility influencing the value of the cryptocurrency. However, thanks to rising investor interest, another rally occurred Thursday morning which pushed Bitcoin to a new all-time high. Bitcoin hits all-time high of $5,144 The newest all-time high according to CoinDesk is well above the previous ATH of US$5,013 reached back […]
Or how blasphemously Bitcoin is like Contemporary Art? “Beginning of a New Era” from the Veena Malik project Do you remember the first time your eyes opened to the real value of Bitcoin and the self-evident evolution of the mainstream money system? Remember how you wanted to tell everyone about it and how it was […]
Investors are excited because the value proposition for BTC is built around increasing value and liquidity.
The sudden and massive run up on Bitcoin Saturday pushed the market cap for the cryptocurrency above $50 bln for the first time ever, leaving investors thrilled.
The idea of “blockchain” has emerged as an object of contemporary fetish, a universal technological panacea. It’s bigger than the internet itself! But from whence did this adulation of blockchain aris]]>
People who have been following the Bitcoin price will have noticed how the value increased significantly. With one Bitcoin being worth US$712 right now, things are looking a lot better compared to the period in 2015 The market cap has also surpassed the US$11.3bn mark once again, indicating a very bullish Bitcoin trend. It is […]
One of the topics confusing a lot of people is what gives Bitcoin value. The opinions on this topic will vary heavily as there does not seem to be a clear-cut answer to this question. At the same time, there is no wrong answer to this question as there is a combination of things that […]
If you are day trading bitcoin, trying to make a quick hit, this article is not for you.
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Last year around this time, Bitcoin hovered at a value of more than US$1,000. Since then, the price has dropped as much as 65% and has not returned to the same levels. Many speculate that such price d
A beautifully animated new video entitled Bitcoin Properly seeks to ease this frustration. The result of a collaboration between designers Patrick Loonstra and Sebas van den Brink, and entrepreneurs L
Long-time Bitcoin skeptic Peter Schiff is embracing the future of cryptocurrency as a valuable form of payment. Late last year Schiff made his skepticism known when comparing the value of bitcoin to gold. He was very outspoken towards this view, but this news makes it seems that his outlook may have changed and is now […]
This guest post by Ian Grigg is reprinted with permission from financialcryptography.com. Before Bitcoin, there was cryptocurrency. Indeed, it has a long and deep history. If only for the lessons learned, it is worth studying, and indeed, in my ABC of Bitcoin investing, I consider not knowing anything before Satoshi’s paper as a red flag. […]