31 December 2015

Headlines December Sees Bitcoin Reach 100 Million TransactionsWith increasing adoption of the cryptocurrency, Bitcoin rang in the milestone of 100 million transactions. Capping off an eventful year, the decentralized innovation deemed as a commodity, a currency and surely a cryptocurrency – Bitcoin, reached the seismic milestone of 100 million transactions recorded on the blockchain in […]

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30 December 2015

Headlines Chain Issues Investor Shares on Nasdaq Blockchain PlatformBlockchain startup Chain has issued shares to an investor using Nasdaq’s private markets blockchain solution, Linq. PwC’s 3 Predictions for Blockchain Tech in 2016’Big Four’ professional services firm PwC offers its predictions on the year ahead for blockchain technology and outlines the likely key trends. Why I’m […]

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29 December 2015

Headlines Voxelus Virtual Reality Currency Presale Begins On Uphold PlatformThe Voxelus virtual reality (VR) content creation platform is making its VOX currency available on the Uphold cloud money platform in a beta pre-sale. Uphold users can order VOX on Uphold before its general release on March 30, 2016, according to Anthony Watson, president and CEO […]

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28 December 2015

Headlines Infighting Is Good For BitcoinA degree of infighting has shocked the Bitcoin community as individuals with different ideas clash over the direction in which the Bitcoin protocol should evolve (or be evolved). With the disappearance of Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin has long celebrated its leaderless organization. In 2015, this lack of leadership led to a […]

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27 December 2015

Headlines Is Bitcoin Really as “Evil” As Some Think?There are times we feel like Bill Murray in the movie “Groundhog Day.” No matter what we do, we’re subjected to the same surroundings and events. Everywhere we look, we see the same thing over and over again. Things tend to become routine. It becomes mundane and […]

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26 December 2015

Headlines 11 Bitcoin Startups That Went Bust in 2015This year, around nine bitcoin firms went belly up for a host of reasons. We take a look at what happened. Galactic Economic Outlook – Star Wars: The Force AwakensStar Wars tops entertainment headlines as the perennial favorite gets a thumbs-up from audiences around the world. As […]

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25 December 2015

Headlines R3 Isn’t The Conspiracy You ThinkWhile I sat in the room at Inside Bitcoins San Diego, Patrick Byrne mentioned how he had tried to join R3 but had problems, basically, getting in touch with the people there. Someone in the audience said they could help out. Byrne had expressed suspicion at R3’s intentions. He […]

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24 December 2015

Headlines Holidays Signal Quiet Bitcoin Price Through Year’s End?The last quarter of the year has included the most exciting bitcoin trading of the entire year, but the rest of the year will likely see a lull in trading and a consolidation around current levels. Any fall down below $400 will represent further price softness into […]

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23 December 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price On HolidayBitcoin price found support at $430 (Bitstamp) and 2875 CNY during the past two days. Price action remains directionless with eager profit taking on any move higher, and yet, buyers have prevented a new low in the chart. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full […]

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22 December 2015

Headlines Patrick Byrne Is Wary of R3’s Blockchain ConsortiumSpeaking at the Blockchain Agenda in San Diego last week, Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne warned that the R3-led blockchain consortium that counts the world’s largest banks as its partners is looking to outlaw the competition and the wider Bitcoin and blockchain community. Bitcoin advocate and CEO of […]

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21 December 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Analysis 21/12/2015 – Post-FOMC Correction Over?Bitcoin Price Key Highlights As predicted in an earlier article, bitcoin price was hit by profit-taking during the FOMC statement, as the US central bank decided to hike interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade. Price is now testing the rising trend line visible […]

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20 December 2015

Headlines Why Bitcoin May Solve This Age-Old Economic ParadoxBitcoin’s ability to operate outside national jurisdictions may hep it solve an age-old economics paradox, Travis Patron argues. 2016, a Bumpy Road Ahead for Bitcoin IndustryWe have 10 more days to go for the new year. This year has been great for Bitcoin and Bitcoiners—we hope you […]

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18 December 2015

Headlines 10 New Bank of America Cryptocurrency Patents PublishedThe Bank of America has filed eleven patent applications since 2014, following the publication of 10 yesterday by the US patent office. Bitcoin Price: Serious About Advance Or Not?Bitcoin price is hitting upside resistance and the sense is that bitcoin wants to follow its primary valuator – […]

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17 December 2015

Headlines How Provenance is Channeling the Blockchain for Social GoodJessi Baker, CEO and founder of London-based startup Provenance, aims to channel the potential of distributed ledgers to bring about social good. BitFury Brings Unparalleled Energy Bitcoin Network 16nm ASIC ChipBitcoin blockchain infrastructure provider BitFury Group has officially announced the mass production of the fastest and […]

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16 December 2015

Headlines Microsoft Adds Factom & CoinPrism as Partners to Its Blockchain PlatformMicrosoft’s Azure blockchain and its blockchain-as-a-service endeavor is now adding three new partners to its blockchain-toolkit platform, with one of them even providing a Bitcoin data service. Soon after launching its blockchain-based service for customers of its cloud platform Azure last month, Microsoft has […]

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15 December 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Rockets; 500 Next?The Bitcoin price has made it very easy for us to implement our intraday breakout strategy over the last few days. Staggered improvements in value have preceded periods of consolidation, with the aforementioned periods allowing us to define our range prior to the next breakout. Whether this sort of action […]

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14 December 2015

Headlines 2016 to Be Eventful for Bitcoin2015 was quite a good year for Bitcoin, considering the huge amount of investment dollars it has attracted and the positive attention it has received from leading financial institutions. The underlying technology, i.e. the blockchain, has gained immense respect from leading technological and financial firms alike. But it does […]

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13 December 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – Buy Near ¥2600?Key Highlights Bitcoin prices surged higher this past week and briefly traded close to the ¥3000-3100 resistance area. The price is currently correcting lower and approaching towards a major support trend line on the 4-hour chart (data feed from BTCChina). Buying dips may be a good idea […]

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12 December 2015

Headlines Why Blockchain is Still a Decade from MainstreamFinancial Services Club chairman Chris Skinner discusses why he believes blockchain technology will take time but cause massive change. Judge Judy Just Doesn’t Understand BitcoinJudge Judy is arguably the face of daytime justice. Those of us who have worked from home, gone through a period of unemployment, […]

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11 December 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s Going OnAction in the Bitcoin price has not disappointed this week, with a whole raft of volatility translating to some great potential entry points in the markets. We have drawn profit from both the upside and the downside, and had our fair share of stop hits, but across the […]

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10 December 2015

Headlines Will Bitcoin price reach $1 Million U.S. Dollars?Bitcoin’s price versus the US dollar is the most searched keyword for Bitcoin, along with “What is Bitcoin?” The Bitcoin price is important under many circumstances, primarily exchange rates with any fiat currency, which are based on US dollar rates to some extent. Now that Bitcoin’s price […]

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9 December 2015

Headlines Alleged Bitcoin Creator Craig Wright May Have Lost Bitcoin in Mt Gox CollapseCraig S Wright, the Australian entrepreneur who may be the creator of bitcoin, may have lost money in the collapse of Mt Gox. Satoshi Nakamoto ‘Unmasking’ Might Be Driving Bitcoin’s Price RallyTheories on the latest bitcoin price increase range from activity in […]

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8 December 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Heading Due EastBitcoin price has traded sideways for three days and according to the bitcoin chart’s average true range, a tipping point is in sight. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a member? Join now and receive a $29 discount using the […]

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7 December 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Analysis 7/12/2015-Where Will Bulls Take This Next?Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin’s price is currently on an uptrend, with bulls coming out to play after the corrective wave was completed. As noted in the previous article, the area of interest around $350 held as support, and the Bitcoin price was able to make […]

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6 December 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Tops $400 to Reach One-Month HighThe price of bitcoin topped $400 on the CoinDesk USD Bitcoin Price Index today, its highest value over the last four weeks. PrivatBank Includes Bitcoin Support for E-Commerce MerchantsUkraine’s largest bank PrivatBank has included Bitcoin (among other currencies), enabling online merchants to accept bitcoins directly from customers. […]

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5 December 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Advancing In A Correction?Bitcoin price spent Saturday day-time in persistent advance. At the time of writing this analysis price has fallen back to support. Which side of support the arket settles price today will determine if next week falls into decline or sees renewed advance. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with […]

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4 December 2015

Headlines Ponzi Allegations and Patent Applications: Bitcoin HeadlinesThis week’s coverage is a testament of just how varied things in the bitcoin space can really get. Deutsche Bank: Blockchain Tech Will Go Mainstream in Next DecadeDeutsche Bank believes that blockchain technology will become more widespread in the next 10 years. Bitcoin Price Holding Steady around $360Bitcoin […]

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3 December 2015

Headlines CFTC Commissioner Sees Blockchain’s Potential to Revolutionize the Financial IndustryA commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has spoken about the inadequacies and inefficiency of the current “closed ledger” banking system. He adds that distributed open ledgers could revolutionize financial ecosystems while noting certain “disruptive” implications for the current financial industry and those […]

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2 December 2015

Headlines Blockchain Startup Chain Kills Free Bitcoin API ServiceBlockchain technology startup Chain will be shutting down its free bitcoin API service at the end of this year. Goldman Sachs Files Patent For Securities Settlement With CryptocurrencyGoldman Sachs has filed a patent application for a cryptographic currency called SETL Coin to be used for securities settlement. […]

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1 December 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Trading: Frustrated Sell-OffBitcoin trading saw the bulls make a second unsuccessful attempt on the $380 and 2480 CNY level today. Frustrated, the market sold off to support at $355 and 2300 CNY. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a member? Join now and […]

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