Bitcoin News

February 27, 2020

Can Bitcoin Scale for the World?

Bitcoiners often talk about onboarding the masses. Whether as a payment platform or a store of value, it should be fairly obvious by now that if […]
February 25, 2020

Speculation Is a Prime Use Case for Bitcoin, and That Isn’t Bad

People inside and outside of cryptocurrency usually write the industry off as just “speculation”, implying there is no real adoption or utility. Unfortunately for these people, […]
February 24, 2020

Why Is the Bitcoin Options Market Suddenly Roaring?

Options contracts are a type of derivative that allows an investor to make speculative or hedging decisions with a flexible exercise price and expiry date. Futures […]
February 22, 2020

Is Bitcoin a Risk-On or Risk-Off Asset?

Bitcoin is one of the most important financial innovations of the last decade. However, a strong use case and cyclical correlation for it hasn’t been established […]
February 20, 2020

Why Bitcoin Needs Privacy: Streamlining Adoption

On-chain privacy is the need of the hour and one of the hottest topics in the Bitcoin community. While a number of discussions seem to always […]
January 30, 2020

Why Bitcoin Orderbooks Affect Price More Than On-Chain Metrics

Using indicators while trading helps build a clearer narrative, but using only indicators is a surefire way to fail. The same goes for determining Bitcoin price […]
January 23, 2020

Corporate Sellout Blockchains Won’t Survive

This article might irk a few people, but it’ll be worth it for the end result. Far too many blockchain platforms who consider themselves to be […]
January 22, 2020

Is Running a Bitcoin Full Node Necessary?

Bitcoin maximalists strongly encourage everyone who uses the Bitcoin network to run a full node in order to legitimately verify transactions. As the Bitcoin blockchain grows […]
January 21, 2020

Ohio Congressman – Facebook Should Adopt Bitcoin and Abandon Libra

Ohio Congressman Warren Davidson has stated that Facebook would be better off abandoning its Libra project in lieu of Bitcoin adoption. Davidson has cited centralization and […]