Bitcoin Users Unaffected as NASA Targets Infinite Amount of GoldAn easy argument against the “limited supply” trope around gold is simply that we don’t know how much is out in the universe. CEO of gold ETF company, not a fan of bitcoin https://t.co/18nXYtNMFL — Barry Silbert (@barrysilbert) June 29, 2019 Precious Metal Supply: Not Limited […]
Bitcoin Price Spikes Fueled by Weekend Trading Surges: ReportThe stock market closes on the weekends, but bitcoin never closes. And that’s probably why you see the industry constantly whipsawed by wild bitcoin price fluctuations. While you’re enjoying a relaxing weekend, crypto traders elsewhere are busy buying and selling. Since May, the flurry of weekend trading […]
Popular Analyst Sees Bitcoin Mirroring the 2012 Bull RunMany traders were caught off guard by bitcoin’s recent ascent past $13,000. Suddenly, however, BTC sharply fell by about 20% after reaching a high of almost $14,000. Many in the Crypto Twitter community were expecting a long consolidation period after BTC dropped by almost 85 percent from […]
Goldman Sachs Eyes the Blockchain, Crypto Community YawnsGoldman Sachs is reportedly more interested in the blockchain than ever, with in-depth research going into the concept of tokenization. Blockchain Good, Crypto Great? The firm wants in on the decentralized ledger goods now all of a sudden. Let’s not get off the rails. This is a good […]
After being ordered to produce a list of his own early bitcoin addresses, Wright claimed he wouldn’t be able to comply with the order as courtroom tensions flared and the self-proclaimed Satoshi was threatened to be handcuffed.
Coinbase terminated its Chicago division at the end of April, and Gemini’s new Chicago-based outpost has reportedly already taken on five former Coinbase employees.
The Iranian government is cracking down on bitcoin mining operations after claims that mining operations were destabilizing the power grid and affecting electrical access for households and businesses.
The small community growing around messages sent via Blockstream’s satellites and paid for using the Lightning Network is in early enough stages that it reminds some members of what it used to be like to mine bitcoin on a simple desktop computer.
Steve Forbes, chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media, wrote an open letter to Mark Zuckerberg urging Facebook’s CEO to back Libra with gold and change the cryptocurrency’s name to … the “Mark.”
Coinbase claims its survey shows that over half of all Americans, when prompted with a list of cryptocurrencies, have at least heard of bitcoin, but when unprompted, the numbers dip down quite a bit.