Bitcoin

10 Useful Browser Plugins to Help Crypto Users

September 9th, 2019

There are many different browser extensions or plugins that benefit cryptocurrency users, ranging from price trackers and wallets to those that help crypto users with security and privacy. Bitcoin.com has produced a video, listing 10 of the most useful browser extensions with explanations of how they can help crypto users. Video: 10 Useful Plugins for…

‘Avoid Biased Calculations’ Says Crypto Researcher After Cherry-Picked Chart Debate

September 8th, 2019

On Friday, crypto analytics site Messari and data analyst Zack Voell shared a controversial chart called “Bitcoin Cash versus Lightning,” which claims to display a comparison of activity for both networks. Voell contended that the Lightning Network was growing at a faster rate than the scaling solution BCH has to offer. The way the chart…

Why Ongoing US & China Trade War Might Fuel The Next Bitcoin Bull run?

September 8th, 2019

Bitcoin steep price movement against China’s currency Yuan is indicating that it can manifest as a safe “haven” for people hedging the Yuan’s depreciation.  Digital Asset Shows Steep Inversion Relationship A recent Bloomberg report reveals that Bitcoin reached a record inverse relationship in the past week. The finding comes as a part of Bloomberg’s analysis…

Bitcoin’s Early Days: How Crypto’s Past Is Much Different Than the Present

September 7th, 2019

Over the last 24 hours, cryptocurrency enthusiasts have been discussing a transaction that saw 94,000 BTC sent to an unknown wallet. The hoopla over the large transaction shows how things have changed significantly over the last decade. Back in cryptocurrency’s early days, between 2010-2012, large bitcoin transactions like this weren’t such a big deal and…

Keene New Hampshire Is Not Only a Libertarian Enclave – It’s Also a Crypto Mecca

September 6th, 2019

Over the last few months, there’s been a lot of attention directed toward destinations like Slovenia, North Queensland, Japan, and Venezuela which capture the largest number of bitcoin cash merchants worldwide. Another region that’s seen an influx of BCH adoption is Keene, New Hampshire, a place that’s widely known for its lack of taxation, and…

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Toys With The Idea Of A Pre-weekend Break Above $11k

September 6th, 2019

Bitcoin managed to avert the bear action on Thursday to defend the tentative support at $10,500. It appears the break above the two-months long descending triangle was not a bear trap after all. Besides, the price took advantage of the high volume earlier this week to push for a leap above the 50-Day Moving Average….

Bitcoin ETF: How SEC Exemptions Help Firms Offer Interim Products

September 6th, 2019

There are several exemptions the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) offers that allow companies to launch their bitcoin investment products without registration. While waiting for the SEC to approve their bitcoin ETF, some firms have taken advantage of these exemptions to offer an interim product. New Bitcoin Product Emerges Despite efforts by many companies,…

Bitcoin Mining Power Records New All-Time High, ‘Price Follows Hash’ Says Max Keizer

September 5th, 2019

Bitcoin has been recording new All-Time Highs in its total hash rate almost every day. The beginning of September marks the 5th straight month of a surge in the total hash rate.  The price of Bitcoin [BTC] has witnessed more than 250% rise since the beginning of the year. It reached a yearly high above…

NFL Superstar Advocates ‘Long Bitcoin, Short the Bankers’ – Here’s How its Relevant

September 4th, 2019

NFL Superstar, Russell Okung, became a Bitcoin educator about two years ago. Recently, he hosted the first Bitcoin is_ Conference on September 1, 2019. The offensive tackle for Los Angeles Chargers at NFL explained what motivates him to increase Bitcoin adoption. Russell has also called for the multi-million dollar in sports players’ salaries to be…

Why Portugal’s Tax-Free Crypto Trading Matters for Bitcoin

September 3rd, 2019

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts and businesses in the industry have had to put up with regulatory uncertainty for quite some time. The strong desire to tap into their incomes and profits goes hand in hand with failure on behalf of authorities and regulators to fully understand the nature of decentralized digital assets. Not to mention how absurd…