Cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offering (ICO) markets are ones of the fastest changing in the world. As soon as the ICO-phenomenon started to gather serious traction at the beginning of 2017, every noticeable cryptocurrency blogger and media mentioned BitcoinTalk as one of the key success components, often referring to...
It is Friday morning and it’s time to take the penultimate of our final two looks at what happened in the bitcoin price across the last 24 hours or so and how we expect things to move near 10 in an attempt to piece together a strategy that we...
About six months ago the news was littered with companies that were looking to integrate Bitcoin as a payment system. However, in the fast-paced cryptocurrency ecosystem, things have changed dramatically. Now, there is a host of companies either turning away from Bitcoin or doing a full U-turn. Microsoft recently announced...
During its early days, Bitcoin mining was called a gold rush. Bitcoin, a peer-to-peer electronic currency has not only developed opportunities for technological advancements but also for profitable endeavors. Calculating profit Since its incredible increase in value, Bitcoin has gotten people wondering if they should start mining. But is mining profitable?...
Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC), the beloved US-based fried chicken chain, has started to accept bitcoin from its customers. KFC’s Bitcoin Campaign For a limited period of time, KFC is selling a bucket of fried chicken for $20 presented in a bitcoin-themed container demonstrating the price of the fried chicken bucket at...
It makes perfect sense to want to own something that is has increased in value 13-fold in the last year, but is part of Bitcoin’s value due to the social status it brings? A study conducted by Bernstein Research has recently suggested just that. The analysts agree that limited supply...
The Blue House, the executive office and official residence of the South Korean President, has announced that there will be no cryptocurrency trading ban in the short-term. In an official announcement, South Korean government reaffirms there will be NO TRADING BAN for #cryptocurrency market in the short term and NOTHING...
Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price has formed lower highs and found support at $13,000, creating a descending triangle pattern. Price is currently testing the bottom of the formation and might be due for  bounce back to support. Technical indicators appear to be signaling that the consolidation could carry on. Bitcoin price is...
Pineapple Fund, a Bitcoin-only charity, has promised to match up to $4 mln in donations to a non-profit for MDMA-based PTSD research. The non-profit leading the research, the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), is seeking $25 mln in donations for Phase 3 of their drug trials. MAPS hopes to...
White shoe investment bank Goldman Sachs has admitted that Bitcoin and other digital currencies could succeed as real money in developing economies. Goldman strategists wrote in a recent report: “In recent decades the U.S. dollar has served its purpose relatively well. in those countries and corners of the financial system...