Bitcoin Will Beat Dow Jones to 40,000: Tom Lee Doubles Down on BTC
Bitcoin (BTC) is going to reach 40,000 before the Dow Jones does, according to the analyst eyeing a 200% price jump by August 2020.
Adam Back on Satoshi Emails, Privacy Concerns and Bitcoin's Early Days
Eleven years after Bitcoin's release, Cointelegraph caught up with Adam Back to discuss the early years of Bitcoin, his emails with Satoshi Nakamoto, privacy and much more.
Fundstrat Analyst: Bitcoin Price Could Soon Hit $11,000
On Thursday, Bitcoin continued its precipitous rally higher, extending the gains it has made over the past few weeks. At today’s peak, the price of the cryptocurrency hit $9,850, surging as buyers continue to step in.
Bitcoin logs best January performance in 7 years as value surges by nearly $40 billion
Bitcoin logged its best performance for the month of January since 2013 driven by safe-haven buying as global equity markets remain shaky following the outbreak of the coronavirus from China.
You would need $21 million to attack Bitcoin for a day
It now costs just north of $21 million per day to sustain a 51% attack on the Bitcoin network for a whole day, according to data from Messari Pro. As it stands, this cost makes Bitcoin almost eight times more expensive to attack than Ethereum, which would set you back almost $2.7 million to attack for a whole day.
A bitcoin ETF won't be approved in the U.S. this year, most 2020 Outlook survey respondents say
A significant majority of those who took part in The Block 2020 Outlook Survey don't believe U.S. regulators will approve a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) this year.
Tone Vays: I’m 99% Positive Bitcoin (BTC) Will Hit $100K Once This Happens
Former Bear Stearns risk analyst Tone Vays says he still believes Bitcoin (BTC) will likely suffer a major pullback before beginning another long-term rally. However, the recent price action has him feeling bullish in the near-term.
Bitcoin Cracks $9,400 to Reach Nearly 3-Month High in ‘Asia-Driven Rally’
Bitcoin (BTC) has risen above a key area of resistance to reach its highest point in nearly three months.
Bitcoin’s Privacy and Scaling Tech Upgrade ‘Taproot’ Just Took a Big Step Forward
A privacy and scalability upgrade that could turn out to be one of bitcoin's largest to date has passed a couple of milestones that were little noticed outside technical circles.
Bitcoin Indicator that Crashed Price to $3.1K Returns: The Dreaded Death Cross
Bitcoin is looking to repeat a technical pattern that crashed its price to $3,120 in late 2018.
Number of Bitcoin Addresses With One or More Coins Sees Solid Rise
A key on-chain metric has witnessed growth over the past 12 months, possibly indicating steady accumulation of bitcoins by retail traders.
Venezuelan Team Working on Bitcoin Mesh Network Based on Offline Radios
A Venezuelan team is developing Locha, a decentralized mesh network that doesn’t rely on the internet to transact with Bitcoin (BTC). The system, based on radio waves, was born in response to frequent electricity and internet outages in Venezuela.
Top books on bitcoin & blockchain you should read in 2020
Blockchain, over the years, has gained a lot of popularity, and rightfully so, because it can be decentralised and the data is cryptographically stored where no one can touch whats inside it. Blockchain is a revolution in digital ownership and digital privacy, which will eventually become a part of our daily lives. Many companies like Facebook and WhatsApp are already implementing blockchain to safeguard the way their users exchange money.
Bitcoin Worth Nearly $450 Million Moves For 25 Cents
Bitcoin showed just how inexpensive it can be as a tool for transferring value this morning. A 51,511 BTC transaction, worth almost $450 million, was sent for a fee of under 25 cents.
Peter Schiff Forgets Bitcoin Wallet Password, Blames Bitcoin
Peter Schiff hates Bitcoin almost as much as bitcoiners hate Schiff. The gold bug makes a point of dissing the cryptocurrency whenever he can, despite the hypocrisy of accepting BTC on his own website. Today, the eccentric entrepreneur found a new reason to rip on bitcoin after forgetting his wallet password – and apparently Bitcoin is to blame.
Why Bitcoin Won’t Be Dethroned As Crypto Market King
While the altcoin market has existed for nearly a decade, the only cryptocurrency that finds itself sometimes mentioned in the same league as Bitcoin is Ethereum. In fact, there was a large amount of hype surrounding the potential for Ethereum to overtake Bitcoin as the largest and most popular crypto asset on the market back in 2016. However, the Ethereum price has fallen quite considerably against Bitcoin since that time.
CEO: Bitcoin Halving Will Hugely Push The Entire Cryptocurrency Market Upwards
Bitcoin Suisse CEO, Arthur Vayloyan sets out a bullish expectation for cryptocurrency in 2020. And while many investors are feeling a sense of frustration over Bitcoin’s failure to recapture the all-time high, Vayloyan reminds us that many positive developments are occurring in the background, which will likely add to upside pressure. Not forgetting Bitcoin’s halving in May.
Bitcoin Eyes $9K After Biggest Single-Day Rise in a Month
Bitcoin jumped sharply on Tuesday, violating key resistance and opening the doors for a test of a widely followed technical line above $9,000.
ASIC mining contributes to Bitcoin’s robust system of immutability and security
With the advent of Bitcoin came industries that were never foreseen, and one of the prominent ones is the mining industry. Undermining Satoshi Nakamoto’s rule of ‘one CPU, one vote,’ the mining of the largest cryptocurrency has been completely overtaken by ASIC miners. Since its inception, there has been a divided sentiment surrounding whether ASIC mining is, in reality, good or not, not just for this particular cryptocurrency, but also other proof-of-work based cryptocurrencies in the market.
Bitcoin Trading Volumes More than Doubled in a Week Says Report
A report published on Jan. 9 by cryptocurrency market research firm Arcane Research, Bitcoin (BTC) trading volumes more than doubled in a week.
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Wells Fargo Invests $5M in Startup Connecting Crypto Exchanges and Banks
IOTA Foundation Suspends Network, Probes Fund Theft in Trinity Wallet
‘Full Transparency Not Ideal for Cryptocurrency’ Says Chainalysis Exec
A Mailbomber in the Netherlands Wants a BTC Payment to Stop Blowing Things Up
Crypto Market Is A “Giant Garbage Dumpster”: Minneapolis Fed President
China files 84 patents for central bank digital currency
North Korea Is Expanding Its Monero Mining Operations, Says Report
Bitcoin mining hardware maker Canaan's stock price surges more than 80%
The world gold miner tokenizes assets and opens trading on the Simex and Coinsbit exchanges
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