30 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s On TonightIn this morning’s bitcoin price watch article, we highlighted the overnight action as a potential indication that we would see some extended volatility across today’s European session. We outlined the levels we were going to focus on, and suggested a few risk management parameters. Action has now matured […]

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29 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin in a Suit: Why the Tech’s Big Battle is Already WonJournalist John Biggs details why he thinks bitcoin will eventually succeed. Bitcoin Mining Rig for $2000 Or LessThe whole Bitcoin network is pillared on mining. Bitcoin mining is the way bitcoins are minted and transactions are processed over the network. Bitcoin mining involves […]

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28 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Locomotive Runs out of SteamBitcoin price has failed to maintain advance after putting in a strong surge two days ago. While this does not yet look like a return to decline, price may correct deeply before returning to the upside. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the […]

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27 November 2015

Headlines Airbrushing Bitcoin Transactions – Bitcoin Mixers and CoinJoinAlthough bitcoin addresses are composed of randomly generated hexadecimal characters, which are unrelated to one’s id, anyone can see each and every transaction on the public ledger, so the flow of bitcoins from an address to another along the blockchain is visible to everyone. Solely, the hexadecimal […]

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26 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Surges by 12%, Setting Weekly HighThe price of bitcoin increased by 12% today, reaching a weekly high of $368.51 at 12:30 (UTC). Bitcoin Price Soaring Into The Sun – A Rubber Band Effect?Bitcoin price skyrocketed earlier today to print a high of around $370. Just like we predicted along yesterday’s analysis, bitcoin […]

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25 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Black Friday On Track For Record Spending In Fourth YearLooking for some good holiday shopping deals using bitcoin? This Friday will mark the biggest single day of spending for bitcoin merchants when Bitcoin Black Friday returns for the fourth straight year. More than 150 online merchants will offer discounts offered exclusively to bitcoin […]

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24 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Breaks; Stop Taken OutIn what turned out to be a pretty unfortunate setup, we entered last night on a breakout to the downside through in term support, with an initial target of 215 flat. This was a target we had predefined, and our entry included a top loss at 322 flat – […]

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23 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Analysis for 23/11/2015 – Stuck in a Range!Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price appears to be moving sideways these days, barely able to establish a clear strong direction after its sudden rally and subsequent drop earlier in the month. Price is bouncing back and forth between support at $315 and resistance at […]

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22 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – Primed For Lift-OffKey Highlights Bitcoin price after declining close to ¥1800 found support and currently setting up for the next move. Looking at the 4-hours char (price feed from BTCChina), there is a consolidation pattern formed. A positive sign for buyers is emerging on the lower timeframe, as the […]

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21 November 2015

Headlines Hands On With Linq, Nasdaq’s Private Markets Blockchain ProjectCoinDesk goes under the hood of Nasdaq’s first blockchain product Linq, a platform for private shares trading. Send Bitcoin Payments To Any Email In World Via Br& New LakePay!LakeBTC.com is one of the “big 4” bitcoin exchanges. Jeremy Cho, LakeBTC’s communication division representative, has just shared […]

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20 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Indecision Weighs Down ChartBitcoin price was eagerly sold to a low just above $300 before advancing away from it in equally enthusiastic trade. Apparently stuck in a rut above the $300 security blanket level, the market may not move significantly until the Fed fires the lift-off starter-gun in December. This analysis is […]

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19 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Payroll Startup Bitwage Raises $760kBitcoin payroll startup Bitwage has wrapped up a period of fundraising during which it brought in a total of $760,000. BTC Price Tech Analysis for 19/11/2015 – Pennant within a Pennant!Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price is going all out in terms of consolidation, as a smaller pennant pattern […]

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18 November 2015

Headlines Taiwanese Regulators Now Take a Refrained Approach to BitcoinFollowing recent reports wherein the Taiwanese Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) Chairman deemed Bitcoin deemed bitcoin illegal, the FSC and the country’s central bank now vide the cryptocurrency as a commodity. The two authorities will also step back from trying to manage bitcoin transactions. The stance is […]

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17 November 2015

Headlines BTC Price Tech Analysis for 17/11/2015 – Bears Ready for More?Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price made a strong bounce earlier but it appears to be part of a short-term correction to an area of interest. Price previously broke below a symmetrical triangle consolidation pattern and is now pulling back to the broken support. […]

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16 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Analysis for 16/11/2015 – Bears, Watch Out!Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price has been on a steady decline, erasing most of its sudden gains from earlier in the month. Although bears still seem to be in control, selling pressure could fade once bitcoin price hits support at the $300 mark. Bitcoin price […]

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15 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – Rebound Likely OverKey Highlights The Bitcoin price recently corrected higher after declining close to the ¥1800 level. It looks like the price has completed the correction phase and may start trading lower once again. There was a major support trend line formed on the hourly chart (price feed from […]

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14 November 2015

Headlines Authority in Bitcoin: What Role Does It Play?In case you weren’t aware, Bitcoiners hate authority. It is the central thing we want to avoid in finance, as well as any other industry that can be placed on the blockchain. We consider it inefficient, immoral, and just plain wrong. This makes sense for an anarcho-libertarian […]

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13 November 2015

Headlines Wanxiang Blockchain Labs Launches $300k Annual Grant ProgramA $50m venture fund backed by Chinese conglomerate Wanxiang has announced a new blockchain-focused grant program. Bitcoin in the Headlines: Financial Times Ruffles FeathersMedia coverage shifted this week from largely positive articles to more controversial explorations of bitcoin and its market dynamics. Bitcoin Price Breakout; Live Trade!So […]

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12 November 2015

Headlines Four Winners Split 44,000 Bitcoins in Final Silk Road AuctionThe US Marshals Service has revealed that its fourth and final auction of confiscated Silk Road bitcoins resulted in four winners. Washington State Issues Bitcoin Warning Amid Price VolatilityWashington state has issued a new warning to potential buyers of digital currencies, citing its volatility as […]

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11 November 2015

Headlines DDoS Extortionists Demand Bitcoin from Email ProvidersA number of privacy-oriented email service providers have been targeted by DDoS extortionists demanding payment in bitcoin. Nobel Prize Committee to ‘Discuss’ Bitcoin Creator’s NominationA Nobel Prize committee is set to discuss potential rule violations that may have occurred in the nomination of bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto. Global […]

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10 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Falls Flat; Target Hit!Earlier this morning, in our twice daily bitcoin price watch piece, we noted the levels that we would be looking at throughout todays session. We suggested that, as a result of the recent action we have seen in the bitcoin price, it would be difficult to form a quantifiable […]

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9 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Exchange itBit Wins 10,000 BTC in US Government AuctionBitcoin exchange itBit has emerged as the first of what could be as many as three winners in last week’s US government bitcoin auction. Bitcoin Price Upside Break; Live Trade!So this morning we published our twice daily bitcoin price watch piece, highlighting the levels that […]

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8 November 2015

Headlines Come What May, the Bitcoin Industry in China Will Chug AlongWill the Chinese government’s initiative to press for the usage of domestically produced hardware and software affect the bitcoin industry like it may affect the banking and fintech sector? China has been on its path to revamp its information technology infrastructure for some time […]

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7 November 2015

Headlines Meet the 25 Banks Working With Distributed Ledger Startup R3Here’s a round-up of the 25 banking partners currently working with R3 on distributed ledger technology projects. Remember the Fifth of November – Bitcoin and Guy Fawkes“Remember, remember! The fifth of November, The Gunpowder treason and plot; I know of no reason Why the Gunpowder […]

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6 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Consolidates; Here’s What’s On TodayIn last night’s bitcoin price watch piece, we highlighted the levels that we would be keeping an eye on throughout the Asian session. We suggested that – as a response to the considerable volatility we had seen over the last week or so – risk management should be […]

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5 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Consolidates; Staggered Trade onIt’s been a few hours since we published the first of today’s bitcoin price watch pieces, and after the crazy action we saw in the overnight session last night, things have normalized somewhat during today’s European session. We traded to lows just ahead of 364 earlier this morning, having […]

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4 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Reaches $500The march goes on. Bitcoin price strikes $500. The Bitstamp Price Index bulldozed its way beyond $450 earlier today and has now reached $500, a figure struck at 13:20 UTC. The increase in price charts a remarkable rise from the beginning of October when the price of bitcoin opened at $237.15. In a […]

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3 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Transaction Malleability Issue Remains Far From ResolvedFor the past several years, the Bitcoin network has been bedeviled by transaction malleability attacks. These attacks shot to fame during the notorious Mt. Gox theft where it was referred as the sole reason for interrupting withdrawals. Since then, the attack has distressed many digital currency companies, […]

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2 November 2015

Headlines Taiwan Declares Bitcoin an Illegal AssetThis Monday, the Taiwanese Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) declared Bitcoin an illegal asset. Last year the Taiwanese central bank issued a warning stating that bitcoin was a highly speculative virtual asset and lacked a mechanism to protect its transactions. Now, claims of illegal activities being conducted with aid of […]

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1 November 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – $350 is in Sight?Bitcoin Price Key Highlights The Bitcoin price continued to rocket higher and our bullish bias paid off in the near term. There are many positive signs emerging for the price and the idea of buying dips is still a good option. Bitcoin price traded above the […]

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