Bitcoin News

December 06, 2019

Google Launches Smart Checking Accounts – A Rival to Bitcoin?

Technology continues to make inroads into the financial sector as everything is becoming increasingly digitized. In its latest innovation, Google is launching smart checking accounts. The […]
December 05, 2019

Bitcoin Mining Company Canaan Raises $90 Million in US IPO

Hong Kong-based Bitcoin mining company Canaan has ended up flat after its $90 million US IPO, at $8.99. The previous day, shares of the company were […]

What Are the Potential Pitfalls of Hyperbitcoinization?

Hyperbitcoinization is a term initially coined in a 2014 Satoshi Nakamoto article by Daniel Krawisz. The phrase is used to describe a situation where Bitcoin is […]
December 04, 2019

Can Central Bank Digital Currencies Oust Bitcoin and Ethereum?

The debate around central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) has been raging on for the last year, and governments across the world have been studying and researching […]
December 03, 2019

German Parliament Passes Bill to Allow Banks to Buy, Sell and Store Digital Assets

In a pioneering attempt to allow its banks to buy, hold and sell Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, German lawmakers have passed a bill which amends a […]
November 30, 2019

Bitcoin Network Fundamentals at an All-time High

As far as the strength of the Bitcoin network goes, it has never been more robust, despite the recent dip in price due to admitted market […]
November 29, 2019

Is Earning Bitcoin a Real Use Case?

As the narrative for Bitcoin shifts from payments to investments, one has to adequately measure the implications of such a widespread shift in mentality and perspective. This […]
November 28, 2019

TD Ameritrade Pushes Bitcoin to Clients

TD Ameritrade is a huge trading platform that allows the exchange of multiple financial assets, including cryptocurrency. Recently, the financial giant interviewed a CoinDesk representative about […]
November 27, 2019

Grayscale Bitcoin Trust to Attain Status of an SEC-reporting Company

In an initiative that would open up the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) to a large number of Bitcoin investors who would otherwise not be allowed to […]