Bitcoin (BTC) and Other Digital Currencies Hacked in Japan to the Tune of $60,000,000

Bitcoin (BTC) and Other Digital Currencies Hacked in Japan to the Tune of $60,000,000

Bitcoin (BTC) and Other Digital Currencies Hacked in Japan to the Tune of $60,000,000 Bitcoin can be used for payment at 50,000 stores in Tokyo alone $BTCUSD Bitcoin (BTC) and other digital currency worth around Japanese Yen 6.7-B (or US$60-M) has been stolen in Japan following a hacking attack, a virtual exchange operator said Thursday. […]

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are at Risk for Manipulation

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are at Risk for Manipulation

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are at Risk for Manipulation $BTCUSD Several cryptocurrency exchanges are beleagured by poor market surveillance, pervasive conflicts of interest and lack sufficient customer protections, the New York Attorney General’s office said in a report published Tuesday. The study found that online platforms where virtual currencies such as bitcoin can be bought and sold […]

Bitcoin (BTC) Briefing, Cryptocurrencies Making Gains Across Industries $BTCUSD, $ETHUSD, $USD, $MS In the market The talk in the cryptocurrency industry last surrounded Ethereum (ETH) as participants stand by and await the next stage of the digital coin’s development. The protocol also served as the starting point for a new fully regulated USD based stable-coin. […]

Cryptocurrency Prices May Be Headed Higher

Cryptocurrency Prices May Be Headed Higher

Cryptocurrency Prices May Be Headed Higher $BTCUSD,$ETHUSD Cryptocurrencies seem to make recoveries when all hope lost, and Thursday’s price action of the world’s 2nd largest cryptocurrency, Ether (ETH) and many others is no exception. Several of the Top 10 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization are reporting 24-hour gainers above 10%, including monero (XMR), litecoin (LTC), and […]

Until There are Clear and Present Regulated Guidelines Cryptocurrency will Not be a Robust, Legitimate Asset Class

Until There are Clear and Present Regulated Guidelines Cryptocurrency will Not be a Robust, Legitimate Asset Class

Until There are Clear and Present Regulated Guidelines Cryptocurrency will Not be a Robust, Legitimate Asset Class $BTCUSD,$CME, $Cboe There is and has been talk on The Street about financial institutions adding crypto services to their offerings, raising new funds for digital currencies, and even launching dedicated trading desks. But until institutional investors have a regulated, […]

Cryptocurrencies Down for a 2nd Day Running

Cryptocurrencies Down for a 2nd Day Running

Cryptocurrencies Down for a 2nd Day Running $BTCUSD, $ETHUSD, $GS Cryptocurrency prices traded sharply lower for a 2nd day running as the fallout from the report that Goldman Sachs has put the brakes on plans to launch a cryptotrading desk persists. The price of 1 Bitcoin, the world’s largest digital currency, fell by more than […]

China’s PBoC Intensifies Pressure on Cryptocurrency Activity

China’s PBoC Intensifies Pressure on Cryptocurrency Activity

China’s PBoC Intensifies Pressure on Cryptocurrency Activity $BTCUSD Chinese authorities have intensified pressure on domestic cryptocurrency activity. Beijing supports the development of the underlying blockchain technology, but it is still trying to limit speculation in digital currencies roughly 1 year since banning their sales in ICOs. Bitcoin prices surged last year as investors bet blockchain […]

Bitcoin (BTC): The Technicals, The Outlook

Bitcoin (BTC): The Technicals, The Outlook

Bitcoin (BTC): The Technicals, The Outlook $BTCUSD Bitcoin is ranged in here, and the direction of the next breakout is uncertain. Bitcoin was expected to rise toward 7,000 at the weekend, having broken above a Key technical mark Friday. However, contrary to expectations, BTC Bulls failed to take up the supply around 6,600 in the frame. […]

The $87m Bitcoin Heist

The $87m Bitcoin Heist

The $87m Bitcoin Heist Chinese police have arrested three suspects alleged to have stolen assets worth 600 million yuan ($87 million) through hacking, state media reported Sunday, as cyber criminals target holders of bitcoin and other virtual currencies. Police in the northern city of Xian began investigating in March when a victim surnamed Zhang complained […]

G-Bit Targets Belt and Road Ecommerce

G-Bit Targets Belt and Road Ecommerce

G-Bit Targets Belt and Road Ecommerce G-Bit has announced the acquisition of a cross border ecommerce platform that incorporates WeChat, Alipay, Bitcoin and Tmall in to a seamless online venue for everything from Real Estate to Retail. The company acquired has investments in Real Estate and manufacturing that will fill the distribution channel created by […]

The Hollywood Blockchain Event Not to Miss

The Hollywood Blockchain Event Not to Miss

The Hollywood Blockchain Event Not to Miss Thursday, August 23, 2018 | 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Expert Dojo: 395 Santa Monica Pl. #308, Santa Monica, CA 90401 Learn how to fund your projects using cryptocurrency. Imagine no ROI owed book now Your future starts now! Take the steps to change your financial lifestyle. Pre-sale […]

Bitcoin (BTC) Down to 8-Week Lows

Bitcoin (BTC) Down to 8-Week Lows

Bitcoin (BTC) Down to 8-Week Lows $BTCUSD, $ETHUSD Bitcoin dropped to an 8-week low Tuesday, while Ethereum, the 2nd-largest cryptocurrency in terms of market value, sank to a more than 1-year lows, as they continued their Bearish trend. The Turkish crisis has dampened risk appetite in recent sessions, spurring a sell-off in emerging market currencies […]

The Purpose of Cryptocurrency

The Purpose of Cryptocurrency

The Purpose of Cryptocurrency $BTCUSD For many Bitcoin (BTC) is and has always been a mystery. There is no such thing as a Bitcoin “coin”. It is shown as a coin because that’s a useful analogy. It is an Encryption Key, 1 of roughly 21-M answers to an intricate computer puzzle, that can only exist on […]

ENX The Cryptocurrency Set to Take Over Hollywood

ENX The Cryptocurrency Set to Take Over Hollywood

ENX The Cryptocurrency Set to Take Over Hollywood ENX will use blockchain technology to create low-cost tokenized ticketing systems with compelling features. ENX is a movie, video and music streaming service and digital payments ecosystem—designed to solve the entertainment industry’s most fundamental problems. Movie theaters, television, and cable were all disrupted by the advent of […]

CoinBene Lists Internet of People Cryptocurrency

CoinBene Lists Internet of People Cryptocurrency

CoinBene Lists Internet of People Cryptocurrency CoinBene, a global exchange that ranks among the 10 largest in the world, according to the CoinMarketCap, remains with its strategy of offering the largest number of digital assets to its customers and announces its listing on Internet of People (IoP). IoP was released to be more than a […]

G20 Financial Stability Board Takes Aim at Bitcoin

G20 Financial Stability Board Takes Aim at Bitcoin

G20 Financial Stability Board Takes Aim at Bitcoin A financial regulator on Monday unveiled a strategy to monitor whether cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin pose a threat to world economic stability. The plan follows on from a concerted drive by central banks and regulatory bodies to keep cryptocurrencies at bay. In a statement, the Financial Stability […]

Bitcoin Domination or Hyperbitcoinization?

Bitcoin Domination or Hyperbitcoinization?

Bitcoin Domination or Hyperbitcoinization? $BTCUSD Hyperbitcoinization is a state in which Bitcoin is expected to become the world’s dominant form of money. The fact that the digital currency is socially wired should work to its advantage when it comes to exponential adoption. Cryptocurrencies enthusiasts expect Bitcoin to displace legacy paper (fiat) currencies and become the […]

Cryptocurrecy’s Use in Hedging Gaining Traction

Cryptocurrecy’s Use in Hedging Gaining Traction

Cryptocurrecy’s Use in Hedging Gaining Traction $BTCUSD Cryptocurrencies have lost 100’s of Billions in total market cap since December 2017, add to that continued confusion about its regulatory status in the US and elsewhere, we might expect that the nascent crypto hedge fund industry would be struggling. But, a report by CryptoGlobe suggests that this is not the case. In fact, the pace […]

Switzerland Opening a Cryptocurrency Exchange

Switzerland Opening a Cryptocurrency Exchange

Switzerland Opening a Cryptocurrency Exchange $BTCUSD, $ETHUSD The Swiss stock exchange is preparing to open a cryptocurrency exchange, the 1st of its kind in the world. The plan, unveiled Friday by the Swiss stock exchange operator SIX, is to build a “fully integrated trading, settlement and custody infrastructure for digital assets,” in order to “provide a safe […]

Bitcoin (BTCUSD) Traded Flat on the Day

Bitcoin (BTCUSD) Traded Flat on the Day

Bitcoin (BTCUSD) Traded Flat on the Day $BTCUSD,$SQ, $IBM, $MSFT, $AMZN, $ORCL Monday, Bitcoin continued traded near and around $6,500 in a low-volume session. Total 24-hr trading volume was only at about $3.4-B into Monday afternoon, marking a 4th-straight day that volume hasn’t topped $4-B. Currently, Bitcoin is trading at 6,709.9951,+268.18, or +4.16%, as of 5:59a […]

Some of the Clouds Above Cryptocurrency Have Started to Blow Over

Some of the Clouds Above Cryptocurrency Have Started to Blow Over

Some of the Clouds Above Cryptocurrency Have Started to Blow Over $BTCUSD, $ETHUSD A dark cloud hanging over cryptocurrency investors may have blown over Thursday after the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ruled that Ethereum (ETH) is not a security. Currently, Ethereum is trading at 513.42, -6.41, or -1.2331%, as of 4:48a BST, the market is open. Thursday […]

Bitcoin and Blockchain are Here to Stay

Bitcoin and Blockchain are Here to Stay

Bitcoin and Blockchain are Here to Stay $BTCUSD, $ETHUSD Thoughts on Bitcoin and Consensus 2018 The hottest ticket last week was in New York City. But unlike any Top-Tier event, you were invited … if you could afford it. At approximately $2,000, Consensus 2018 was the most expensive edition in the Bitcoin conference’s history. Despite […]

ICE (NYSE:ICE) and the Future of Bitcoin Trading

ICE (NYSE:ICE) and the Future of Bitcoin Trading

ICE (NYSE:ICE) and the Future of Bitcoin Trading $BTCUSD, $ICE, $GS, $CME, $CBOT, $NDAQ It was reported that the Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE:ICE), parent company of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), is developing an online trading platform that would allow large investors to trade Bitcoin directly. For a large financial institution such as ICE or […]

Cryptocurrency Regulation: New Laws, Big Changes Coming

Cryptocurrency Regulation: New Laws, Big Changes Coming

Cryptocurrency Regulation: New Laws, Big Changes Coming $BTCUSD There are Asian countries feeling the effects of inadequate cryptocurrency regulation, and others, like India, China and SKorea, have taken an uncertain or hostile stance to cryptocurrency. That frame is not likely to last too much longer Japan is building a clear framework for how virtual currency exchanges, and ICOs (initial coin […]

Coins/Tokens: Security Vs Utility

Coins/Tokens: Security Vs Utility

Coins/Tokens: Security Vs Utility $BTC, $ETH Cryptocurrencies and Coins/Tokens has not been for the feint of heart. What with the volatility, changes on the market, plus some fraudulent projects  makes for a lot of things to worry about. And now  some coins/tokens are considered as securities and became subject to US federal regulations. In July […]

BudCoin: The Marijuana CryptoCurrency

BudCoin: The Marijuana CryptoCurrency

HEFFX has built the ultimate Marijuana cryptocurrency and is now calling on expressions of interest for the purchase or partnering of the digital currency. BudCoin has been built to be a prime transactional unit for the Marijuana states in the USA that allow for recreational usage and medical usage. With a limited number of Tokens […]

Regulatory Rule Change Seen Coming to Allow Bitcoin ETFs

Regulatory Rule Change Seen Coming to Allow Bitcoin ETFs

Regulatory Rule Change Seen Coming to Allow Bitcoin ETFs $BTCUSD, $CBOE, $CME The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is considering a rule change that may allow bitcoin  ETFs to be listed on exchanges. According to a document posted on the SEC website, the agency has begun the process to approve or disapprove a change in its rules that allows 2 […]

Blockchain, “No One Can Own of Control It, Everyone Can Use It”

Blockchain, “No One Can Own of Control It, Everyone Can Use It”

Blockchain, “No One Can Own of Control It, Everyone Can Use It” $BTCUSD, $ETHUSD, $IBM, $GOOG, $JPM, $USB, $WMT, $SPOT Blockchain is a technology that no one can own or control but anyone can use, it is the platform for Cryptocurrency. Blockchain as  applications for just about any enterprise involved in record-keeping, documentation, registrations and […]

Bitcoin Exchange Ties-up with Barclay’s for UK Transactions

Bitcoin Exchange Ties-up with Barclay’s for UK Transactions

Bitcoin Exchange Ties-up with Barclay’s for UK Transactions $BTCUSD,$BCS Wednesday, 1 of the biggest Bitcoin exchanges has struck a deal which will allow it to open a bank account with Britain’s Barclays (NYSE:BCS), making it easier for UK customers of the exchange to buy and sell cryptocurrencies, the UK boss of the exchange said in […]

Readers Keep Asking, “What is Bitcoin Gold Really?”

Readers Keep Asking, “What is Bitcoin Gold Really?”

Readers Keep Asking, “What is Bitcoin Gold Really?” $BTCUSD,$BTG Cryptocurrency forks of various types take place regularly. Even Bitcoin has experienced several different iterations and branches this way, and now 1 of the largest and most discussed Bitcoin forks happened late in Y 2017. Bitcoin Gold was a hard fork of the original open source cryptocurrency which took […]

Bitcoin Recovering Nicely in Here

Bitcoin Recovering Nicely in Here

Bitcoin Recovering Nicely in Here $BTCUSD $BTC.X $ETH.X $XRP.X Tuesday, Bitcoin posted a 3-week high up almost 100% from its low on the year, as its recovery continued after SKorea’s financial regulator eased its stance on cryptocurrencies, weeks after it considered shutting down digital currency exchanges. Currently Bitcoin is trading at: 11,759.2354, +184.24, or +1.59%, as of 9:05p […]

Cybertheft a Danger for Cryptocurrency Investors

Cybertheft a Danger for Cryptocurrency Investors

Wild prices swings are not the only investment risk with cryptocurrencies. They are also likely to be stolen from your electronic wallet or personal computer, experts warn. Another hacking story today and the continued threat is driving customers to G-BiT X a hack free environment. “In my opinion, the terms ‘cryptocurrency’ and ‘safe investment tool’ […]

Bitcoin’s Recovery Breaks Support Turned Key Resistance

Bitcoin’s Recovery Breaks Support Turned Key Resistance

Bitcoin’s Recovery Breaks Support Turned Key Resistance $BTCUSD Thursday, Bitcoin rose above $10,000 for the 1st time in more than 2 weeks, as investors came back in and bought the digital currency after having seen a 70% Fibo correction from its all-time highs hit in December 2017, the pattern looks encouraging. On the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp, […]

Bitcoin Extending Gains, Regulatory Fears Fade

Bitcoin Extending Gains, Regulatory Fears Fade

Bitcoin Extending Gains, Regulatory Fears Fade $BTCUSD Monday, Bitcoin extended gains, as the regulatory concerns that have plagued digital currencies this year showed signs of subsiding. Currently, Bitcoin is trading at: 8,780.0049, +286.01, or +3.37%, as of 10:24p GMT, the market is open The leading cryptocurrency has bounced by almost 50% since dipping below $6,000 in intraday […]

Bitcoin Stable, Investors Focused on Stock Market 

Bitcoin Stable, Investors Focused on Stock Market 

Bitcoin Stable, Investors Focused on Stock Market $BTCUSD The volatility on Wall Street put cryptocurrency markets in the back seat for another day as a wild session in equities saw the DJIA  post a 500-pt range before 11:00a Friday and up 120 pts headed into the close at 4:00p in New York. The price of […]

Technically Bitcoin Could Test to Recent Lows

Technically Bitcoin Could Test to Recent Lows

Technically Bitcoin Could Test to Recent Lows $BTCUSD Bitcoin faded from highs, but is still supported, as total cryptocurrency market remained steady. The total cryptocurrency market cap rose to $391-B, up a bit from Wednesday’s close, after snapping 3 straight days of decliners Tuesday. The total cryptomarket market cap is still well below its early […]

Bitcoin ‘Hammered’ Banks Ban Purchases

Bitcoin ‘Hammered’ Banks Ban Purchases

Bitcoin ‘Hammered’ Banks Ban Purchases $BTCUSD Mr. Bear Breathes on Cryptocurrencies Bitcoin Hits $7,500 as UK’s Biggest Bank Bans Cryptocurrency Purchases on Credit Currently, Bitcoin is trading at: 7,659.085, -284.92, or -3.59%,  as of 1:22p GMT, the market is open. Bitcoin prices tested 3-month lows Monday after Lloyds Banking Group, Britain’s biggest bank, said it would ban […]

Bitcoin Dives Below $8,000, ‘Painful’

Bitcoin Dives Below $8,000, ‘Painful’

Bitcoin Dives Below $8,000, ‘Painful’ $BTCUSD Friday, cryptocurrencies plunged with Bitcoin diving below $8,000 and headed for its biggest weekly loss since December 2013, as worries about a regulatory clampdown globally sent investors to the exits. The currencies have come off their lows but analysts said the sell-off was probably not over. This week’s slump […]

Year to Date: Bitcoin Has Lost $72-B+ in Value

Year to Date: Bitcoin Has Lost $72-B+ in Value

Year to Date: Bitcoin Has Lost $72-B+ in Value $BTCUSD Bitcoin, despite the deep dive, remains the largest cryptocurrency. Bitcoin has fallen to its lowest marks in 2 months loosing $72-B in market cap YTD.  Y 2018 has been a fast reversal from the prior year for cryptocurrencies, whose prices seemed to only to move North. […]

SEC Taking a Hard Look at ‘Overnight’ Digital Currency Companies

SEC Taking a Hard Look at ‘Overnight’ Digital Currency Companies

SEC Taking a Hard Look at ‘Overnight’ Digital Currency Companies $BTCUSD Monday, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) made it known that it is taking a hard look at public companies that change their name and/or business model in a bid to capitalize upon the investor frenzy, and hyperbole surrounding blockchain technology, SEC Chairman […]

The Value of Cryptocurrencies Can Hit $1-T This Year

The Value of Cryptocurrencies Can Hit $1-T This Year

The Value of Cryptocurrencies Can Hit $1-T This Year $BTCUSD Cryptocurrencies are on track to exceed $1.2-T in market capitalization this year, said an analyst in a note Thursday. According to CoinMarketCap, the total market value of all cryptocurrencies now is $580,663,666,937. Currently, Bitcoin, the largest of the lot is trading at: 11,088.1445, +228.149, or +2.10%, as […]

Bitcoin Fell to $9,500 On Regulatory Concerns

Bitcoin Fell to $9,500 On Regulatory Concerns

Bitcoin Fell to $9,500 On Regulatory Concerns $BTCUSD, $CBOE Wednesday, Bitcoin fell to $9,500, that is 1/2 its value from its peak price, on investors fears regulators could clamp down on the cryptocurrency. Currently, Bitcoin is trading at: 11,159.9951, -95.00, or -0.84%, as of 9:45p GMT, the market is open. The price of Bitcoin, the world’s biggest […]

Bitcoin ‘Wobbles’, Ripple and Ethereum ‘Fluctuate’

Bitcoin ‘Wobbles’, Ripple and Ethereum ‘Fluctuate’

Bitcoin ‘Wobbles’, Ripple and Ethereum ‘Fluctuate’ $BTCUSD Bitcoin ‘wobbles’, trading near $11,000 Wednesday after losing 25% of its value as traders look for a pricing floor on stressful concern regulators will move ahead with new rules to restrict the nascent cryptocurrency industry. Currently, Bitcoin is trading at: 11,311.9951, -1,552.01, or -12.06%, as of 6:23a GMT, the market […]

Bitcoin’s ‘Hot’ and Coming to Real Estate Market

Bitcoin’s ‘Hot’ and Coming to Real Estate Market

Bitcoin’s ‘Hot’ and Coming to Real Estate Market $BTCUSD Bitcoin fever has hit the US real estate market, especially in Florida, offering foreign investors a way to avoid currency controls at home and US economic sanctions. As of the end of Y 2017, the digital currency was listed as a way to pay for some […]

Why GBIT for 2018?

Why GBIT for 2018?

Why GBIT for 2018? $BTC, $ETH The cryptocurrency world is very similar to the stock market and a black hole in space. It’s getting to the point to where you have to start paying attention to the cryptocurrency market because wealth is being obtained daily with some of the trades being made and more and […]

G-BiT Prepared for Crypto Crime Wave

G-BiT Prepared for Crypto Crime Wave

It’s never been a more bullish time for crypto investors. Despite the recent correction, the army of digital currencies led by bitcoin demonstrated incredible growth in 2017. But their rise in value could trigger a crime tsunami. Cryptocurrency savings are highly vulnerable to hacking and investors can do very little to stop them. Moreover, those […]

Bitcoin Bulls Charging Past $16,000 Burdens Exchanges

Bitcoin Bulls Charging Past $16,000 Burdens Exchanges

Bitcoin Bulls Charging Past $16,000 Burdens Exchanges $BTCUSD, $CME, $CBOE Bitcoin surged past $16,000 for the 1st time Thursday, with demand to trade the cryptocurrency buckling one of the largest exchanges. Bitcoin’s rally of more than $3,000 in the past 24 hours continues to defy skeptics, as mainstream demand for the world’s largest cryptocurrency explodes. […]

Bitcoin Like ‘Monopoly Money’ and ‘Pure Gambling’

Bitcoin Like ‘Monopoly Money’ and ‘Pure Gambling’

Bitcoin Like ‘Monopoly Money’ and ‘Pure Gambling’ $BTCUSD $CME, $CBOE Investment guru Jim Cramer warns investors that the digital currency Bitcoin is like “Monopoly Money.” Currently Bitcoin is trading at 13,415.9951, +979.33, or +7.87% Vs the US Dollar. He said essentially that if you invest in the virtual money, you’re engaging in “pure gambling” and you have better odds […]

Futures Market Looms, Bitcoin Climbs to $12,000

Futures Market Looms, Bitcoin Climbs to $12,000

Futures Market Looms, Bitcoin Climbs to $12,000 $BTCUSD, $CME, $CBOE Bitcoin surpassed $12,000 for the 1st time on investor’s speculation that the widespread use of futures will help lead to digital currencies being viewed as a legitimate asset class for mainstream investors. Bitcoin is currently trading at: 12,219.9951+493.40 (+4.21%), as of 5:27a GMT. Market open. The […]

Global Cryptocurrency Crackdown Driving Search for Safe Havens

Global Cryptocurrency Crackdown Driving Search for Safe Havens

Global Cryptocurrency Crackdown Driving Search for Safe Havens $BTCUSD FLASH: Bitcoin’s price tapping at $10,000 each, currently trading at $9,914.4346, +182.86 or +1.88%. Confronted with national regulators’ scrutiny of digital currency fund-raising, known as ICOs (initial coin offerings), many entrepreneurs are moving businesses to locations neutral or more welcoming to cryptocurrencies and known for low […]

Bigger Than ‘Black Friday’, Bitcoin Price Heads for $10,000

Bigger Than ‘Black Friday’, Bitcoin Price Heads for $10,000

Bigger Than ‘Black Friday’, Bitcoin Price Heads for $10,000 $BTCUSD, $GBTC, $CME, $CBOE There is something even bigger than Black Friday or Cyber Monday in our financial world, as cryptocurrency buying has the price of Bitcoin up over $9,400 this Sunday afternoon. I saw the price reach as high as $9,595.395 in a fast trading […]

The Big Q: Will Bitcoin End this Year at $10,000?

The Big Q: Will Bitcoin End this Year at $10,000?

The Big Q: Will Bitcoin End this Year at $10,000? $BTCUSD Hedge fund manager Mike Novogratz, 52 anni, is starting a $500-M fund to invest in cryptocurrencies, and he says the Bitcoin rally still has legs. After surging more than 7X since December 2016, the largest digital currency will end the year at $10,000 from […]

Bitcoin Attacks, Cracks, Breaks Key Resistance at $8,000

Bitcoin Attacks, Cracks, Breaks Key Resistance at $8,000

Bitcoin Attacks, Cracks, Breaks Key Resistance at $8,000 $BTCUSD Bitcoin’s Bull Run shows no signs of abating, with the world’s largest cryptocurrency defying fears marking another milestone. Bitcoin is trading at $8,224.9951, + 202.06 or 2.52% It has been a strong year for the largest cryptocurrency, with 3 corrections of more than 25%, all giving […]

Hollywood Looking for Bitcoin Film Financing

Hollywood Looking for Bitcoin Film Financing

Hollywood Looking for Bitcoin Film Financing $BTCUSD Hollywood feature film may soon be financed with cryptocurrencies. Christopher Woodrow, who has helped produce or finance movies for the past decade, says the distributed-ledger technology known as blockchain is about to disrupt the film industry and he wants to be a part of it. The producer the Oscar-winning […]

Bitcoin’s Cryptocurrency Rivals Multiply

Bitcoin’s Cryptocurrency Rivals Multiply

Bitcoin’s Cryptocurrency Rivals Multiply $BTCUSD Almost weekly we are seeing new iterations of Bitcoin, the biggest cryptocurrency, as disagreements over of its design persist and opportunities for making fast money prove hard to pass up. The biggest offshoot, called Bitcoin Cash, emerged in August after a hard fork in the Bitcoin blockchain. That spinoff valued […]

Bitcoin: Buyers Return to Market After Deep Dive Monday

Bitcoin: Buyers Return to Market After Deep Dive Monday

Bitcoin: Buyers Return to Market After Deep Dive Monday $BTCUSD Investing and trading in Bitcoin is not for novices or the feint of heart. Bitcoin halted a 2-day correction as speculators saw a 29% dive from its record high as an excessive response to a technology upgrade being cancelled.  The cryptocurrency is currently trading $6,758.9351, […]

Bitcoin Futures Could Open the Way Into Crypto Markets

Bitcoin Futures Could Open the Way Into Crypto Markets

Bitcoin Futures Could Open the Way Into Crypto Markets $BTCUSD Bitcoin is spiking to a record after CME Group Inc.(NASDAQ:CME) said it’s planning to launch Bitcoin futures as the move could open the way for investors who have been standing on the sidelines as Bitcoin soared over 500% YTD. The cryptocurrency marked a high at […]

Bitcoin Marks Another Record High, Topping $6000 Each

Bitcoin Marks Another Record High, Topping $6000 Each

Bitcoin Marks Another Record High, Topping $6000 Each $BTCUSD The most widely used digital currency will now cost you about $6,092.71 apiece after blowing past the $5,000 and $6,000 for the 1st time earlier this month. Bitcoin’s total value is just over $100-B, meaning it makes up more than 50% of the overall cryptocurrency market. […]

Bitcoin’s ‘Dividend Play’ the Hot Story Now

Bitcoin’s ‘Dividend Play’ the Hot Story Now

Bitcoin’s ‘Dividend Play’ the Hot Story Now $BTCUSD Speculation about another possible split in Bitcoin is weighing on the value of the hundreds of other digital tokens that have been issued this year as the price of the biggest cryptocurrency soars. Bitcoin’s underlying network is scheduled to go through a major software upgrade in November […]

CannaSOS.com ICO Taking Off

CannaSOS.com ICO Taking Off

CannaSOS.com ICO Taking Off CannaSOS.com, the cannabis social network giant, has released a press release earlier this month stating that it will be doing an ICO with its PerksCoin utility token. The company is planning to integrate its utility token in the worldwide canna space with the help of decentralized blockchain technology. More information on […]

Singapore Will Not Regulate Cryptocurrency

Singapore Will Not Regulate Cryptocurrency

Singapore Will Not Regulate Cryptocurrency $BTCUSD Singapore does not plan to regulate cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, but will remain alert to money laundering and other potential risks stemming from their use, the head of the country’s central bank said. “As of now I see no basis for wanting to regulate cryptocurrencies,” Monetary Authority of Singapore […]

Hackers Stalk Investors on Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Hackers Stalk Investors on Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Hackers Stalk Investors on Cryptocurrency Exchanges $BTCUSD Dan Wasyluk discovered the hard way that trading cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin happens in an online Wild West where Sheriffs are largely absent. Wasyluk and his colleagues raised bitcoins for a new tech venture and lodged them in escrow at a company running a cryptocurrency exchange called Moolah. […]

Bitcoin Debate Heats Up, Split Coming

Bitcoin Debate Heats Up, Split Coming

Bitcoin Debate Heats Up, Split Coming $BTCUSD at 3,952.73 Wednesday Bitcoin is likely to split again this November, creating a 3rd version of the world’s largest cryptocurrency as miners and developers pursue separate visions to scale up its growing market. Major industry players say consensus between opposing camps looked increasingly unlikely. That opinion was echoed […]

Cryptocurrency Crackdown: Swiss Shut Down ‘Fake’ e-Coin

Cryptocurrency Crackdown: Swiss Shut Down ‘Fake’ e-Coin

Cryptocurrency Crackdown: Swiss Shut Down ‘Fake’ e-Coin Switzerland’s financial watchdog closed down the provider of a fake cryptocurrency and is investigating around 12 other possible fraud cases, in the latest clamp-down on the risks involving virtual money. The move by the FINMA watchdog comes on the heels of Chinese authorities’ ordering Beijing-based cryptocurrency exchanges to […]

Bitcoin, The Big Picture

Bitcoin, The Big Picture

Bitcoin, The Big Picture $BTCUSD finished at $4410.98 Wednesday. The price of Bitcoin rose Wednesday, following a brief dip below the $4,000 mark, in an apparent run at another record high. On 1 August Bitcoin Cash ,Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash successfully launched. The Big Picture A simple cryptocurrency transaction looks like this, as follows: John wants to send […]

Bitcoin (BTC) More Valuable Than Gold?

Bitcoin (BTC) More Valuable Than Gold?

Bitcoin (BTC) All Time High Highlights: Two days after breaching $1,700, Bitcoin continued its surge, trading through $1,800 Coinify Deal Adds 3000 Merchants to Bitcoin Network Chinese Bitcoin Exchanges May Resume BTC Withdrawals Bitcoin Gets a Tax Cut in Australia’s 2017 Budget Japanese E-Giant Will Launch GMO-Z Bitcoin Exchange In Two Weeks. 1000 Ghs = […]