Bitcoin Network Spammed By One-Satoshi Transactions
The Bitcoin (BTC) mempool is getting filled with small transactions, with very low value, clogging up the network. The backlog quickly piled up, lifting the mempool to around 90,000 pending transactions.
Alibaba Offers Bitcoin Rewards Through Lolli Shopping App for ‘Singles Day’
Lolli, an affiliate retail startup that gives online shoppers bitcoin instead of regular cash-back perks, just announced its first Asian partnership with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba.
From Online Gambling to Pot, Crypto Commerce Takes Off This Year
After being given up for dead, cryptocurrency-based commerce -- albeit still tiny -- has started growing again.
Satoshi 'Nakamolto' Emerges With Great Hair and Questionable Claims
A viral video taken at a Las Vegas event has put self-claimed “Bitcoin co-founder” Jörg Molt in the spotlight this past week. A Twitter user in the space known for hair trigger accusations calls Molt a scammer in the video, and Molt proceeds to knock off the guy’s baseball cap.
Craig Wright Says He Has No Funds for Settlement in Kleiman Case
The latest court documents in the David Kleinman versus Craig Wright case filed on Nov. 1 reveal that Wright — the self-proclaimed Bitcoin (BTC) creator Satoshi Nakamoto — informed the plaintiff that he could not finance a 500,000 BTC ($4.5 billion) settlement.
ICE CEO: 'all kinds of financial institutions' are talking to Bakkt
The CEO of Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) said on Thursday that Bakkt is in talks with all financial institutions, including major banks and brokers, to explore the possibility of adopting bitcoin derivatives.
Bitcoin Officially Included in French High School Syllabus to Explain Money and Trust
Bitcoin will soon be permeating the French high school syllabus for Economics and Social Sciences. It has been noted that the decentralized financial system has made it into an activity card for teachers in order to demonstrate the different properties of money.
Bitcoin Just Hit $1 Billion in All-Time Transaction Fees
On Oct. 30, 2019, the bitcoin blockchain reached $1 billion in cumulative transaction fees.
Bitcoin Bull Market Has Resumed After 40 Percent Price Surge: Fundstrat’s Analyst Tom Lee
Fundstrat’s Tom Lee believes that Bitcoin’s latest price increase wasn’t just a flash in the pan. The prominent analyst says that the top coin has resumed its bullish rally after the interim “risk-off” period ended.
Google’s Quantum Computer Still Far From Useful, Says Vitalik Buterin
Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin is not at all impressed by the perceived threat Bitcoin (BTC) faces from Google’s quantum computer.
Bitcoin Price Back Over $10K Following 36% Gains on the Day
Bitcoin (BTC) is back above $10,000 for the first time since Sept. 22 after seeing massive gains of 36% on the day as of press time.
Fortnite Meets Bitcoin Lightning Network in New ‘Lightnite’ Video Game
Bitcoin-enabled (BTC) games startup Satoshis Games announced the development of a Fortnite-like game with built-in Lightning Network microtransactions dubbed Lightnite on Oct. 19.
US Law Enforcement Traces Bitcoin Transfers to Nab ‘Largest’ Child Porn Site
A U.S. federal grand jury indicted a South Korean citizen for operating the largest child porn site by volume, where visitors spent millions of dollars worth of bitcoin to pay for the illegal content.
CME Says Bitcoin Futures Gaining Interest From Big Investors
CME Group, the Chicago-based exchange operator, said its bitcoin futures contracts grew in popularity last quarter, with the number of open contracts up 61 percent from a year earlier because of growing demand from institutional investors.
Satoshi, bitcoin's smallest unit, is now added to Oxford English Dictionary
The Oxford English Dictionary (OED), published by the Oxford University Press, has officially added the word “Satoshi” to its database. The decision was made as part of a quarterly update this month.
In first, crypto market maker B2C2 launches a gold derivative, settled in bitcoin
B2C2, a cryptocurrency liquidity provider and an over-the-counter (OTC) trading firm based in London, has launched a new gold derivative product, which is priced and settled in bitcoin (BTC).
Forbes Chairman: Bitcoin Great At Combating Authoritarian Governments
While Bitcoin has assumed many mantles over the years — digital gold, magical internet money and a currency for criminals, just to name a few — it has always been seen as a way out of the corrupt facets of the traditional world, be that overreaching governments or fraudulent economies.
Youtube Star Thinks Bitcoin is the “Most Important Investment”
While readers might not have heard of Michelle Phan, Bitcoin adoption may be dramatically boosted by this one social media star.
Bitcoin isn’t a security according to SEC staff
Bitcoin isn’t as security, according to an October 1, 2019 letter from the SEC’s Division of Investment Management staff.
Top Crypto & Bitcoin Affiliate Programs to start earning
The crypto industry rides an adventurous journey. With the rising interest of investing in cryptocurrencies, platforms have leveled up their assistance to the users.