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January 18, 2020

4 Reasons Bitcoin Is the Best Cryptocurrency for the World

Since Bitcoin’s launch in 2008, we have seen a plethora of alternative cryptos entering the market. We saw an enormous amount of interest towards the end […]
January 18, 2020

Bitcoin As a Political Movement

Rationalizing Bitcoin’s rise as an economic movement is correct, but not entirely correct. Bitcoin’s revolutionization of economics is intertwined with its objective of serving as a […]
January 17, 2020

Crypto Market Analysis Jan 17 – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP

The volume profile on the current move looks excitingly bullish. Usually, volume precedes price and is a tell-all as to what sentiment looks like at the […]
January 16, 2020

Bitpay COO – Bitcoin Price to Reach $20,000 in 2020

Sonny Singh, the Chief Operating Officer of BitPay, has recently indicated that the Bitcoin price could touch $20,000 in 2020. We have seen several other BTC […]
January 16, 2020

Quiet Bitcoin Upgrade to Reduce Transaction Fees by 75%

While most people are interested in the Bitcoin price and other events in the space, the fundamentals and underlying network upgrades are often pushed to the […]
January 15, 2020

Why Bitcoin Competitors Can’t Break the Network Effect and Topple the King

For years now, proponents of other payment-based cryptocurrencies have called for the end of Bitcoin’s reign and the beginning of their favored network’s dominance. The likes […]
January 15, 2020

CME Tops Bakkt Bitcoin Options Volume; Bitcoin Price Gallops to 2-Month High

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) finally launched Bitcoin options trading on its platform on Monday, January 13, and they couldn’t have hoped for a better start. […]
January 14, 2020

How Does Bitcoin Improve the Financial System as It Stands?

In your journey through crypto, have you ever stopped and asked yourself “how exactly does Bitcoin improve my life?” Does it make transacting easier? Does it […]
January 14, 2020

Bitcoin Security Goes Beyond Hash Power

For quite some time now, people have attempted to gauge miner sentiment solely through hash power and difficulty adjustments. In reality, Bitcoin’s security model is much […]
January 13, 2020

Bitcoin Halving and Efficient Markets: A Theoretical Examination of Supply Crunches

Every 4 years or after 250,000 blocks have been mined, the Bitcoin network’s baked-in reward halving comes into the fray. Some believe these events are priced […]
October 17, 2019

SEC Blocks Telegram’s Upcoming ICO After Raising Questions Over Its Legality

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) confirmed late last week that it had successfully blocked Telegram’s upcoming $1.7bn ICO, alleging that it had breached […]
September 30, 2019

Mastercard Partners Up With R3 to Develop Cross-border Payment System

Global payments firm Mastercard has entered into a business partnership with blockchain company R3 with the goal of developing a brand new, cross-border payment system. Mastercard, […]
September 23, 2019

Reaching for the Stars: Bitcoin’s Hash Rate Surpasses 102 Quintillion

Bitcoin’s enthusiasts and supporters have good reason to feel positive about their investment, as the currency’s hash rate has soared to dizzying heights, surpassing the 102 […]
August 30, 2019

Bitcoin’s Soars Past $100bn: What Are the Implications of Such a Feat?

Bitcoin’s journey is dotted with highs and lows, riding a dark, see-sawing horse to territories yet unknown. August 25, 2019 will certainly be remembered as the […]
August 23, 2019

Crypto, Tax, and the IRS: The Good, the Bad, and the Downright Ugly

They used to say that Al Capone feared the Internal Revenue System (IRS) more than he feared the FBI. This fear proved to be well-founded, as […]
August 20, 2019

Bakkt to the futures: Bakkt receives regulatory approval to start offering Bitcoin futures contracts

Digital assets platform Bakkt has finally received regulatory approval to start offering Bitcoin futures contract. Bakkt’s CEO Kelly Loeffler recently published a post (https://medium.com/bakkt-blog/cleared-to-launch-8dfc3e6f9ed0) announcing that […]
August 13, 2019

The Latest in Blockchain Tech: Daimler, Samsung, and Gods Unchained

Blockchain tech is fast becoming the go-to innovation to fulfill a wide range of purposes in a variety of industries. Blockchain is in its infancy, and […]
August 13, 2019

Crypto News Today: Etihad Wades Into Blockchain, Coinbase Hacked, and Bitcoin Price

Etihad Announces Partnership With Blockchain Startup Winding Tree Etihad Airlines announced a partnership with blockchain startup Winding Tree. The startup will provide internal information systems for […]
August 13, 2019

3 Developments in Blockchain Tech in the Last Week (5th – 11th Aug)

Blockchain became a thing circa 2008, when the entity known as Satoshi Nakamoto unleashed the beast that we know as Bitcoin. Its underlying tech has since […]