Bitcoin Price Skyrockets by 1000 in 30 Minutes: The Second-Largest Green Candle of 2019

Bitcoin Price Skyrockets by $1,000 in 30 Minutes: The Second-Largest Green Candle of 2019 After a tumultuous week for Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency just printed one of its largest positive candles since the beginning of this year’s bull run. It shot up 9 percent in a matter of minutes, breaking the psychological level of $10,000 and […]

Canadian Startup Partners with Authorities to Launch Tax Payments in Bitcoin

Canadian Startup Partners with Authorities to Launch Tax Payments in Bitcoin                               According to a press release dated July 15, 2019, the city of Richmond Hill, Canada, is rolling out a project that allows residents to pay property taxes with bitcoin (BTC) through crypto startup, Coinberry. Pay Property Tax with Bitcoin Canadian digital currency platform, […]

Billionaire Looks for the Next-best Currency Gives Bitcoin Hope

Billionaire Looks for "the Next-best Currency", Gives Bitcoin Hope                                  Ray Dalio, American billionaire investor, Co-Chief Investment Officer and Co-Chairman of Bridgewater Associates, a global investment firm, published a report, where he criticizes the current fiat money system but does not mention Bitcoin. This made a number of people […]

Alleged Draft Of India’s Bitcoin Ban Leaked Online

Alleged Draft Of India’s Bitcoin Ban Leaked Online                                     The rumours of India proposing to ban cryptocurrency have been floating around the space for a while now and they may have just been confirmed after the Indian blockchain lawyer Varun Sethi posted an alleged first draft of the proposed bill. The bill, called […]

Bakkt’s Futures Testing Will not Impact the Bitcoin Price

Bakkt’s Futures Testing Will not Impact the Bitcoin Price                                   Bitcoin futures contracts have made somewhat of an impact on the world’s leading cryptocurrency’s price. That in itself is always interesting to keep an eye on, although it seems the mainstream couldn’t care much less about these trading vehicles. Bakkt is scheduled to “launch’ […]

Nasa’s Apollo navigation computer can mine Bitcoin

Nasa’s Apollo navigation computer can mine Bitcoin                                   A 35 kg block with ferrite ring storage – nevertheless, the hobbyist Ken Shirriff has been able to configure the restored Nasa AGC to mine Bitcoin. That cost a lot of effort and manual adjustment of the Sha-256 algorithm, said the developer. Computer historians got an Apollo […]

This Week In Crypto: Binance Bitcoin Futures Litecoin Sees Adoption Monero Bug

This Week In Crypto: Binance Bitcoin Futures, Litecoin Sees Adoption, Monero Bug                                     This Week In Crypto is a weekly segment from the Live Coin Watch News team, providing readers with a fun, succinct, and pertinent summary of the most important Bitcoin-related events in the past seven days. While crypto assets’ price action has […]

Is Bitcoin a good investment?

Is Bitcoin a good investment? This article is not investment advice. Instead, it aims to give you a better understanding of what Bitcoin investment involves. The basics of Bitcoin investment: You can invest in both Bitcoin Cash (BCH) or Bitcoin Core (BTC). They’re two separate digital currencies which can be bought and sold online. There’s […]

Top Crypto Markets Report Losses Bitcoin Hovers Around 11000

Top Crypto Markets Report Losses, Bitcoin Hovers Around $11,000                                 The top-20 digital currencies by market capitalization are trading in the red zone Friday, July 5 — the top-20 digital currencies by market capitalization are trading in the red zone, with only Chainlink (LINK) seeing daily gains, according to data from Coin360. Bitcoin (BTC) has […]

Iran Accuses US of Looking to Thwart Its Bitcoin Mining Operations

Iran Accuses US of Looking to Thwart Its Bitcoin Mining Operations The U.S. believes Iran is relying on BTC mining as a "tool" to circumvent sanctions, according to Iran's Assistant Minister of Industry, Trade and Supply.                                   Iran’s Assistant Minister of Industry, Trade and Supply, Saeed Zarandi, said that Trump’s administration is working […]