10 December 2018

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Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Some Bullish Hints
Bitcoin is still trending lower inside a descending channel on the 1-hour chart but is currently testing the resistance to attempt another break. However ...
Bitcoin News Summary – December 10, 2018
Bitcoin hit a new yearly low just below $3,300. Altcoins fared even worse, with Ethereum falling below $90 and Ripple below 30 cents. The total crypto ...
Crypto Scammers Target Would-Be Bitcoin SV Miners
This happened over the weekend for one of the larger Bitcoin SV pools, SVPool.com, which sent an urgent e-mail to everyone signed up on their ...
Bitcoin bear market is far from over, says analyst
Stephen Innes, head of Asia Pacific trading at Oanda, is arguing that the bitcoin bear market is far from over because the No. 1 digital currency has yet ...
The Step-by-Step Guide To Giving Bitcoin This Christmas
Before you purchase bitcoin, make sure you have a cryptocurrency wallet set up. We recommend using Bread Wallet (BRD) or Blockchain Wallet for ...
UK Parliament Member Wants You to Pay Your Taxes with Bitcoin

A member of the British Parliament wants UK residents to be able to pay their local taxes and utility bills using bitcoin. Eddie Hughes, a conservative MP (member of Parliament) for the Walsall North constituency, said this would be a great first step toward mainstream adoption of crypto. Hughes said it’s time for other members

Mastercard Applies For New Patent for Anonymous Blockchain Transactions – A Regulated Bitcoin ...
Mastercard, the company who have gone through the entire process of laughing, fighting, and then embracing Bitcoin (and then attacking it again), ...
Bitcoin price: cryptocurrency set to rise after hitting new 2018 low?
Last week Danny Scott, co-founder of British-based bitcoin exchange CoinCorner, told the Daily Express: “if we look back over Bitcoin's short ten-year ...
Not Even a Ripple: Coinbase News Fails to Rescue XRP from Bearish Trend

It was the announcement that ripple (XRP) investors had been anticipating for more than a year, but the news that crypto exchange giant Coinbase was “exploring” support for the second-largest cryptocurrency failed to elicit even a microcosm of the sort of rally that even the mere rumor of a Coinbase listing frequently catalyzed during the

What's More Volatile, Cryptocurrency or the Lira?
That last one might be surprising, given that cryptocurrencies have experienced a massive sell-off this year, with bitcoin plunging as much as 33 ...
Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Is Collapsing – And It Only Has Itself To Blame
The Israeli research and development arm of cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain will close, resulting in the firing of all 23 staff due to market “turmoil.” ...
Why Bitcoin Crashed And Why It Will Crash Again
Bitcoin is the dominating crypto currency. The recent crash only managed to get its price back to where it was last December, which means it is still ...
Cryptocurrency Prices Rise as Gemini Supports Bitcoin Cash
Bitcoin gained 2.66% to $3,559 and Ethereum edged up 0.52% to $92.18 at 11:03PM ET (03:03 GMT) on the investing.com index. XRP climbed ...
WCX, the stock brokerage powered entirely by Bitcoin, just crossed $1 billion in transactions
Swiss-based WCX marks a new era in financial trading as a platform that lets you trade stocks, foreign currencies, cryptos, and more using just bitcoin ...
From Bitcoin to Food Traceability, Blockchain Sparks Broad Interest
Source: Kansas State University Research and Extension. What do pork and beef producers, food companies, and bankers have in common? Some of ...
Why Billionaire Investors Still Remain Positive on Long-Term Trend of Crypto
Throughout the past nine years, Bitcoin has suffered five bubble-crash-build-rally cycles wherein the dominant cryptocurrency dropped by about 85 ...
What is Bitcoin Hivemind? Complete Beginner's Guide
Bitcoin Hivemind — originally Truthcoin — is an open-source, P2P Oracle protocol and conditional prediction market (PM) proposed by Paul Sztorc ...
UK Parliament Member Suggests Making Bitcoin a Payment Option for Local Taxation System
UK Parliament Member Suggests Making Bitcoin a Payment Option for ... to local authorities and utility providers with Bitcoin (BTC) should be possible.
‘Illegal Financial Activity’: PBoC Deputy Governor Warns Against STOs in China

Security token offerings (STO) – essentially initial coin offerings which are backed by tangibles such as a company’s revenues, profits or assets – are now officially banned in China. This emerged after the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) deputy governor, Pan Gongsheng, warned those issuing STOs that they were violating the law. “The STO business

Bitcoin: now it's all bad, but the future is bright
Bitcoin has lost nearly 5% from the peak reached on Sunday; however, it is still about 8% higher from the new low of 2018 touched on December 7.
How Safe Are Bitcoin ATMS?
Bitcoin, unlike other cryptocurrencies, has spread across many countries. As its evangelists work day and night to popularize digital currencies, Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin & Ethereum Fundamentals Outperforming Price, Analyst says “Volatility driven by Technical ...
Bitcoin and Ethereum are in the green while BTC dominance is taking a hike to 55 percent. Meanwhile, analysts and experts say the recent volatility is ...
Bitcoin Recovery Weakens as Price Drops 4.4%, Dead Cat Bounce?
The gains Bitcoin made during the Friday and weekend trading session fizzled at the beginning of this week. The digital currency's recovery lost steam ...
Best Bitcoin Faucets to Earn Free Bitcoins in 2019
With Bitcoin having already carved out its majority share of the blockchain market cap, purchasing BTC is generally a person's introduction into ...
Trust Wallet Embraces Bitcoin
The US-based mobile crypto wallet provider Trust Wallet, previously focused on Ethereum-based coins and tokens, has expanded its functionality ...
Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Closes Israeli Branch amid Market Woes
With the bitcoin price trading more than 80 percent below its all-time high, not even Bitmain, the world's largest cryptocurrency mining firm and the ...
Does the Fall of $158M Crypto ICO Show Necessity of Strict Regulation?

Recently, Sirin Labs, an initial coin offering (ICO) project that raised $158 million during the bull market of 2017, made the headlines for its controversial pivot from a hardware-based business model to supplying software to mobile phone manufacturers. According to a report released by Bloomberg, nearly a year since the ICO, the company has not

Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Stellar, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin SV, EOS, Litecoin, TRON, Cardano: Price ...
Bitcoin is attempting to stage a recovery from the Dec. 7 low of $3,329.05. Currently, the pullback is facing resistance at $3,387.33. The bulls haven't ...
In 2011, When Bitcoin Was $1, One YouTuber Predicted it Will Change Finance
The community, which has been in roughs for most of this year, witnessing Bitcoin crashing from the highs of $19,500 to the lows near $3,200, took a ...
How Did Twitter CEO’s Square Overtake Coinbase as #1 Bitcoin Buying App?

Square, a payment platform for merchants and individual users operated by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, has surpassed Coinbase to become the most widely used iOS app to buy Bitcoin (BTC). The platform, called Cash App on Apple’s iOS store, also overtook YouTube to become the number one top free mobile application on the iOS store,

VC Investor: Fundamentals Show Bitcoin and Ethereum Oversold in Bear Market
It's no secret that 2018 has been a rough year for cryptocurrencies, with Bitcoin falling over 80% from its 2017 highs, and most major altcoins dropping ...
Bitcoin Technical Analysis: BTC Turned Short Term Bullish, $3800 Next
Bitcoin price traded higher recently and broke the $3,440 resistance against the US Dollar. BTC/USD moved into a short term bullish zone and it could ...
Why Did Bitcoin And Top Crypto Assets Fall So Hard Before The End Of The Year?
Virtual currencies have been in a bear trend since the beginning of the current year. Bitcoin and other virtual currencies lost more than 80% of their ...
A Bitcoin Exchange Boss Thinks Jeff Bezos Will Trigger The Next Bull Run
Bitcoin and cryptocurrency investors have battened down the hatches for what could be a long crypto winter, the name given to the bitcoin bear market ...
Cryptocurrency Market Update: The Only Thing Climbing is Bitcoin Dominance
Bitcoin has clawed back almost 2% on the day to reach $3,570. It has been in an uptrend since its low of the year at the weekend of $3,280 but the ...
Analyst Claims that the Bitcoin Bear Market is Still Far from Over
At the time of writing, Bitcoin is trading down nearly 4% over the past 24-hour trading period at its current price of $3,500. This past Friday, Bitcoin set a ...
Bitcoin news: MP wants to pay council tax in bitcoin
The Conservative politician, who describes himself as a "crypto enthusiast with amateur knowledge", is also urging fellow MPs to gain a better ...
Despite Bitcoin [BTC]'s price slump, fundamentals grow stronger; BitMEX's BTC trading volume ...
Bitcoin, the world's largest cryptocurrency by market cap has been down in the dumps for a very long time and many speculate it to be the end of it, but ...
Why a Little-Known Crypto Mining Firm is Suing Bitcoin Cash’s Biggest Backers

After reporting on the story that Miami-based UnitedCorp had filed suit against Roger Ver, Jihan Wu, Bitmain, Bitcoin.com, and Kraken exchange, CCN had the opportunity to talk to Lawry Trevor-Deutsch, Vice President of Corporate Affairs, about the motivation for the lawsuit. The first thing that should be disclosed is that UnitedCorp says that it is not

Bitcoin Miners Go Silent As Price Falls
Despite being pummeled by bears, the Bitcoin mining community is channeling its inner Rocky Balboa for the final fight with Drago. Bitcoin price ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Accumulating as VanEck Subsidiary Work on “Transparency”
Of course, price is not the only metric of interest as far as Bitcoin is concerned. Adoption rate and infrastructure development is of interest. Though the ...
Bitcoin moving up slightly at the end of first week of December
While Bitcoin's price has been flirting with dropping as far down as $3,000, it is showing a bit of a positive move at the end of the week rising to a high ...
Bitcoin Strikes Back!
Apparently the crypto folks are really mad at me. Overnight I received 9,546 pieces of spam email, asking me to sign up for newsletters, buy shoes, end ...
Bitcoin price analysis: BTC/USD reverses weekend gains
Bitcoin settled at $3,530 after an attempt to recover above $3,600 on Sunday. The crypto market has stabilized after the recent collapse to new ...
How Bithumb Exchange Might of Helped Bitcoin Remain Stable During the Last Few Months
Bitcoin has been in a bear market since the beginning of the market, and during the last few weeks, Bitcoin and other virtual currencies reached new ...
Canadian City Calgary Launches a Digital Currency to Boost Local Economic Activity

Calgary has become the first Canadian city to launch a digital version of its local currency. Known as the Calgary Digital Dollar, the digital currency will be used exclusively in the City of Calgary located in Alberta Province and will operate alongside the federal currency, the Canadian Dollar (or the loonie as it is popularly

How low will Bitcoin now go? The history of price bubbles provides some clues
Nearly 170 years before the invention of Bitcoin, the journalist Charles Mackay noted the way whole communities could “fix their minds upon one ...
Bitcoin price collapse set to continue, cryptocurrency analysts warn
Bitcoin has experienced a modest price recovery following weeks of heavy losses, though market analysts warn the collapse may not yet be over.
Bobby Lee Predicts $2.5K Bitcoin Price Bottom As 15-Month Lows Near
The Bitcoin price could “bottom” at $2500 in January 2019, BTCC co-founder Bobby Lee has forecast in his latest prediction which many traders ...
Ethereum Studio ConsenSys to Trim Workforce amid Bear Market Woes

Just as Steemit had done in the previous month, ConsenSys, the Ethereum-based studio, will be laying off about 13% of its total workforce as part of a move to ‘restructure’ the company. The company, which was founded by billionaire Joseph Lubin, co-founder and early investor in Ethereum, is now looking to reorganize in a market

Intel Is Working on an Energy Efficient Bitcoin Mining System
Intel has obtained a bitcoin mining SHA-256 datapath patent that covers a processor and hardware accelerator. The United States Patent and ...
Bitcoin Cash [BCH] proponent Roger Ver talks about the market crash and new developments on ...
Recently, Roger Ver, the Chief Executive Officer of Bitcoin.com and one of Bitcoin ABC's major proponents, spoke about updates and developments ...
Bitcoin Price Recovers 12% in 72 Hours While Traders Remain Cautious in Short-Term
Since December 8, the Bitcoin price has increased from $3,210 to $3,588, by just about 12 percent against the U.S. dollar. In the same time frame, the ...
From Bitcoin to Food Traceability, Blockchain Sparks Broad Interest
From Bitcoin to Food Traceability, Blockchain Sparks Broad Interest ... the cryptocurrency bitcoin, but since then other industries have explored its use.
Roubini is Having an “I Told You So” Moment With Crypto, But Bitcoin is up 62x Since his Call
In October, for example, he put forward his own challenge for “most creative insult fired at Bitcoin” (an honour previously bestowed on Warren Buffet for ...
User was able to engage in double spending on the Bitcoin Cash SV chain, as shown in the video.
Bitcoin Cash SV (BSV), one of two new coins that resulted from the hard fork of the Bitcoin Cash blockchain, is reportedly vulnerable to double ...
Bitcoin-Gear.com: The New One Stop Shop for Bitcoin HODLERS of Last Resort

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Bitcoin [BTC] hashrate drop equivalent to 1.3 million Bitmain S9 machines switched off, BitMEX ...
While some people in the community want to know the reason behind this massive crash of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, there are some who ...
Bitcoin Price Watch: Break Above $3700 Could Push BTC Higher
Bitcoin price is facing a solid resistance near $3,600-3,700 against the US Dollar. BTC must move past the $3,700 pivot zone to accelerate gains ...
Crypto Market Update: Stellar (XLM), Bitcoin Cash, Tron (TRX), ADA Price Analysis
Bitcoin cash recovered and surpassed the BCHSV value. Stellar (XLM), Tron (TRX) and Cardano (ADA) are up around 2% with a minor bullish angle.
Blockchain, Bitcoin Or Bust? The 'Digital Opportunity' Of Brexit - Blockchain Economy In Britain
The economic impact of Brexit has been much explored and debated. The OECD and HM Treasury have put forward analysis suggesting that Brexit ...
Bitcoin Whale Alert: 3500 BTC transferred to Bitfinex
Bitcoin has been in a bearish trend from over a month now with bitcoin falling to half of its value in just over a month's period. Yesterday, bitcoin price ...
Bitcoin Volatility More Than Triples on the Month Amid Falling Crypto Prices
With all eyes on the crypto market mayhem and Bitcoin's new year-to-date lows, the cryptocurrency's soaring volatility levels remain underreported.
Gemini heavily plumps for Bitcoin Cash ABC over SV
Gemini confirms that it's listing Bitcoin Cash ABC on its exchange – and that it won't be accepting Bitcoin Cash SV… A major cryptocurrency exchange ...
Report: Indian Government Panel Submits Crypto Recommendations
Ending the speculation on virtual currencies such as cryptocurrencies and bitcoins, a government panel has suggested that the government should ...
Bitcoin up by almost 13% in less 72 hours, bull is near?
Bitcoin has been showing some positive moves in the last couple of days. In fact, it has managed to increase from its lowest $3,210 on December 8th ...
Bitcoin is “dead man walking”, claims investment firm boss
“Bitcoin is dead”, argues investment firm boss… Cross another name off the Bitcoin Christmas list, as a man by the name of Peter Mallouk has been ...
Bitcoin Unique Wallet Addresses Surge about 2x, Showing Impressive Growth
Bitcoin price is currently in the green while the analyst Mike McGlone says, it's just a reverse from 2017 frenzy. Meanwhile, Bitcoin unique wallet ...
Bitcoin price tailspin heads for $3000 amid high volatility levels
Bitcoin is still courting the year-to-date lows amid rising volatility. As reported by Cointelegraph, the asset's Volatility Index had tripled by Sunday 9 in a ...
Markets Fail to Hold Yesterday's Gains, Bitcoin Trades Below $3500
9, with Bitcoin (BTC) seeing its price grow from around $3,400 to more than $3,600, markets are seeing another decline as losses over the 24-hour ...
GShare Helps to Expand Adoption of MGO Tokens

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EOS Surges 16% Over the Weekend, Eyeing Extended Gains

Despite the criticism it is receiving for being a pseudo-decentralized blockchain project, EOS is performing exceptionally well on the trading front. The EOS/USD rate during the weekend noted more than 16% surge. The upside action came in continuation of a strong bounce back from the 1.546-fiat level on Friday. The combination of Friday and weekend

Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 10/12/18
Bitcoin Cash ABC gained 7.11% on Sunday, reversing Saturday's 4.29% fall, to end the day at $105.72. The Sunday partial recovery left Bitcoin Cash ...
The Bitcoin investor who's lost access to $170000 – because he missed a backup
A man is offering a sizeable reward to get his Bitcoin back, as he loses access to his $170,000 investment… A Turkish Bitcoin investor has found ...
Bitcoin price analysis: Inverted heads-and-shoulders pattern spotted
There was slight recovery from the lows traded last week. The weekend trading saw Bitcoin form a base support slightly above $3,200. A correction ...
Bitcoin Price Prediction Gone Wrong: $1M Options Call To Be Purged
One year ago, amid the peak of 2017's monumental cryptocurrency bubble, in which everyone and their dog were incessantly discussing Bitcoin, ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis Dec.10: Is this only a correction before discovering new lows?
Since our previous price analysis, Bitcoin had enjoyed a second short squeeze, but this time the movement was weaker – around $200 gain. The most ...
Companies that Accept Bitcoin – List Updated for 2019

While many Bitcoiners prefer simply to hold their coin, plenty also love to spend it. Over its history, more and more companies have integrated support for Bitcoin. It’s not just for gambling anymore – you can purchase almost anything with it. Here CCN provides a detailed list of companies which are currently accepting Bitcoin as

BTC/USD Shorts Hit All-Time High while Bitcoin on a Fire Sale with Over 82% Off
Bitcoin shorts have reached all-time high as the leading cryptocurrency hits 15-month low. Meanwhile, experts believe it's just a bump in the long road ...
Bitcoin's Share of the Crypto Market Is Nearing a 3-Month High
Bitcoin's share of the cryptocurrency market hit an 11-week high on Thursday, market data shows. Data from CoinMarketCap reveals that bitcoin's ...

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