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Bitcoin fork BTCU is scheduled for July 7

Bitcoin fork BTCU is scheduled for July 7

The new Bitcoin fork - Bitcoin Ultimatum (BTCU) - is scheduled for July 7. This was mentioned to LetKnow.News by the co-founder of the project Mykola Udianskyi.

25 MAY 2020

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Mykola Udianskyi compares bitcoin with oil and gold

Mykola Udianskyi compares bitcoin with oil and gold

Amidst the global collapse of oil prices and a slight increase in the price of gold, Bitcoin is showing steady growth. Mykola Udianskyi, CEO of the Bitcoin 2.0 fork (BTCU) draws attention to that fact.

21 APRIL 2020

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Bitcoin Will Beat Dow Jones to 40,000: Tom Lee Doubles Down on BTC

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.

11 FEBRUARY 2020

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Adam Back on Satoshi Emails, Privacy Concerns and Bitcoin's Early Days

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.

11 FEBRUARY 2020

Interview

Fundstrat Analyst: Bitcoin Price Could Soon Hit $11,000

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.

9 FEBRUARY 2020

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Bitcoin logs best January performance in 7 years as value surges by nearly $40 billion

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.

4 FEBRUARY 2020

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You would need $21 million to attack Bitcoin for a day

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.

3 FEBRUARY 2020

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A bitcoin ETF won't be approved in the U.S. this year, most 2020 Outlook survey respondents say

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.

3 FEBRUARY 2020

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Tone Vays: I’m 99% Positive Bitcoin (BTC) Will Hit $100K Once This Happens

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.

31 JANUARY 2020

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Bitcoin Cracks $9,400 to Reach Nearly 3-Month High in ‘Asia-Driven Rally’

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.

29 JANUARY 2020

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Bitcoin’s Privacy and Scaling Tech Upgrade ‘Taproot’ Just Took a Big Step Forward

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.

24 JANUARY 2020

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Bitcoin Indicator that Crashed Price to $3.1K Returns: The Dreaded Death Cross

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.

23 JANUARY 2020

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Number of Bitcoin Addresses With One or More Coins Sees Solid Rise

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.

23 JANUARY 2020

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Venezuelan Team Working on Bitcoin Mesh Network Based on Offline Radios

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.

22 JANUARY 2020

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Top books on bitcoin & blockchain you should read in 2020

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.

22 JANUARY 2020

Аrticles

Bitcoin Worth Nearly $450 Million Moves For 25 Cents

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.

20 JANUARY 2020

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Peter Schiff Forgets Bitcoin Wallet Password, Blames Bitcoin

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.

20 JANUARY 2020

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Why Bitcoin Won’t Be Dethroned As Crypto Market King

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.

20 JANUARY 2020

Аrticles

CEO: Bitcoin Halving Will Hugely Push The Entire Cryptocurrency Market Upwards

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.

19 JANUARY 2020

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Bitcoin Eyes $9K After Biggest Single-Day Rise in a Month

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.

15 JANUARY 2020

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