Bitcoin

Global Trend Against Cash Intensifies as China Joins the Squeeze

November 16th, 2019

For various reasons, a growing number of nations are experiencing the rapid development of cashless society. Paper money may become extinct in some countries in the not-so-distant future. Prompted by the spread of private and decentralized cryptocurrencies and the threat of losing control over their monetary policies, more and more governments are now working to…

Bitcoin.com Wallet App Marks Over Five Million Wallets Created

November 14th, 2019

The Bitcoin.com Wallet has now achieved a major milestone with over 5 million wallets created since the app launched just a little over two years ago. An upcoming version of the digital wallet app will add SLP token support and additional features. Bitcoin.com Wallet Continues to Grow Bitcoin.com Today marks more than five million wallets…

Walk Like Nakamoto: 7 Anonymous Personalities in the Crypto Space

November 13th, 2019

In late 2008, an anonymous person named Satoshi Nakamoto introduced the Bitcoin white paper on Halloween. While Nakamoto is clearly the most famous anonymous crypto moniker, in the early days there were many other mysterious individuals scattered throughout the blockchain environment. A Group of Anonymous Crypto Influencers Ten years ago a person or group of…

Universal Protocol Alliance to List Mega-Utility Token on Bitcoin.com Exchange

November 12th, 2019

In addition to listing the Universal Protocol Alliance’s mega-utility token, Bitcoin.com Exchange will also list the group’s stablecoins, as well as support interoperability between the Ethereum protocol and the Simple Ledger protocol. Bitcoin.com Exchange to List Mega-Utility Token It was announced today that Bitcoin.com Exchange will provide an initial exchange listing to support an interoperable…

Becoming Nakamoto: How Satoshi Created His Alter-Ego

November 11th, 2019

Captain America began life as Steve Rogers. Tony Stark only created Iron Man after being kidnapped. Bruce Wayne spent seven years in ninja training before eventually returning to Gotham as Batman. We don’t know Satoshi Nakamoto’s birth name, but we do know something about the steps he took to create Bitcoin and indelibly forge his…

Crypto-Based Commerce Spikes 65% in 7 Months

November 9th, 2019

Commerce fueled by cryptocurrencies has once again started to grow. Data collected by blockchain forensics company Chainalysis shows a significant increase in volume in the first half of the year. The positive change coincided with the remarkable market recovery that followed last year’s prolonged crypto winter. $5.5 Million of Crypto Used in Commerce Daily After…

How Crypto Winters of Bitcoin’s Past Compare to Today

November 8th, 2019

Cryptocurrency and bitcoin proponents have been patiently waiting to see if crypto winter is returning as the recent price decline has shaken investors. Digital assets have been meandering aimlessly over the last week and in order to gain some perspective, it’s always good to study the last decade of previous bear market trends. Crypto Prices…

Activist Larken Rose Weighs In on Bitcoin, Anarchy, and the Importance of Permissionless Cash

November 8th, 2019

Though his latest project with partner and fellow activist Amanda Rose, Candles in the Dark, is a program helping people escape authoritarian programming through non-confrontational dialogue, there’s nothing meek and mild about Larken Rose’s stance when it comes to government. News.Bitcoin.com recently connected with the outspoken anarchist via Skype to talk about Bitcoin, the IRS,…

Bitcoin Meltdown to $8,500 Is The Only Option to $10,000 – BitMEX Margin Trading

November 8th, 2019

The strategy of ‘buying the dip’ has become the most used among Bitcoin investors. This because BTC has shown the potential to pull upwards after jaw-dropping free fall movements. A recent example is Bitcoin breakdown to $7,300. The move was followed by an unbelievable recovery move to highs almost brushing shoulders with $10,600. Unfortunately, the…

Canadian Regulator Seizes Troubled Crypto Exchange

November 6th, 2019

The British Columbia Securities Commission has taken control of a cryptocurrency exchange which allegedly owes customers over $12 million. Einstein Exchange had planned to shut down amid complaints, lawsuits, and money laundering investigations. The Canadian regulator has also taken action against another crypto exchange after receiving multiple complaints. Exchange Seized The British Columbia Securities Commission…