Bitcoin

Joseph Pierce August 25, 2018

[ad_1] Once again, bitcoin finds itself precariously perched on the bottom of its macro trading range (TR). After a strong round of selling over the course of two weeks plunged the price back to the $6,000s, bitcoin began consolidating for several weeks at the bottom of the TR: Figure 1: BTC-USD, 1-Day Candles, Macro TR […]

Joseph Pierce August 24, 2018

[ad_1] A new post from a senior Ripple executive has caused controversy just a day after it went live as cryptocurrency community commentators ridicule the company over claims its ledger is “decentralized.” Schwartz Claims ‘Inherent Decentalization’ The latest curious official correspondence to appear from Ripple, CTO David Schwartz claimed August 22 that the Ripple XRP […]

Joseph Pierce August 22, 2018

[ad_1] Some of the crypto industry’s biggest exchanges are joining with the Winklevosses in an effort to bring self-regulation to a market that many perceive to be fly-by-night and unstructured. Five months following its creation, the Virtual Commodity Association (VCA) has onboarded Bittrex, bitFlyer USA and Bitstamp, a site update reveals. A press release detailing […]

Joseph Pierce August 19, 2018

[ad_1] U.S.-based digital currency exchange Coinbase has filed a patent on a new Bitcoin payment system designed to make cryptocurrency payments safer. The new platform will provide an added layer of security for users’ keys and allow them to make Bitcoin payments directly from their digital wallets. A segment of the patent filing states, “It […]

Joseph Pierce August 18, 2018

[ad_1] Bitcoin price (BTC) could continue dropping for the next two years, a new forecast which takes into account the possible effect of the next block reward halving has revealed. The Halving Factor To Hit Bitcoin? Uploaded to Twitter August 13, the chart, which “factors in” Bitcoin’s third halving in May 2020 suppressing prices, shows […]

Joseph Pierce August 16, 2018

[ad_1] Mobile payment company Square is expanding its bitcoin trading support to all 50 states through its Cash App. This means that residents in all corners of the U.S. can utilize the platform to purchase and sell the digital currency. The company was co-founded in 2009 by tech entrepreneur Jack Dorsey, who also heads Twitter. […]

Joseph Pierce August 15, 2018

[ad_1] Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) “fundamentally undermine the underlying principle of peer-to-peer money,” Andreas Antonopoulos claimed, adopting a critical stance on the financial instrument. ‘Not Your Keys – Not Your Bitcoin’ As part of his monthly Q&A session with the cryptocurrency community in July, Antonopoulos, who uses the online sessions to address various key aspects of cryptocurrency […]

Joseph Pierce August 13, 2018

[ad_1] In a message on GEAR Token’s website, iconic political talk show host Larry King says that global climate change is threatening humanity’s existence and is “a potentially catastrophic issue from the combustion of fossil fuels … putting immense pressure on the environment and on our health.” King says that “this is simply not sustainable” […]