Bitcoin has smashed a record high: What does that mean for the mysterious currency?

The Independent - 5 hours ago
Second, bitcoin is decentralised. It is not controlled by a central authority, such as a national bank. This means there is little risk that bitcoin users' wallets will be impacted by a change in...

A Binary Bet on the Bitcoin Twins

Bloomberg - 15 hours ago
What they may be missing is the possibility that the Winklevoss twins will fail. A contract created by Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange, a cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform, to bet on the...

Why More And More Single-Family Offices Are Investing In Bitcoin

Forbes - 12 hours ago
Bitcoin is a digital currency. Unlike traditional currencies, bitcoins are “mined” by individuals and companies running sophisticated computers solving mathematical problems. Bitcoins have a...

Bitcoin Mempool Spikes Again As Capacity Nears, SegWit Support Grows

CoinTelegraph - 8 hours ago
Amid continued highs in trading and price, Bitcoin's transaction backlog is giving out warning signs of a network already at capacity. Data from Blockchain.info uploaded to Twitter by Chain...

BTCC's Bobby Lee: Bitcoin Price to be Between $5000 and $11000 By 2020

CoinTelegraph - 10 hours ago
His upbeat tone comes amid continued frenzied trading in China, despite the country's Bitcoin exchanges only semi-operating due to regulatory concerns. Lee's BTCC announced on Feb. 15 that it...

Africans Learn To Separate Onecoin, Scamcoins From Bitcoin

CoinTelegraph - 11 hours ago
It also adds that whoever is investing in cryptocurrency forms like Onecoin, Bitcoin, Ripple, Peercoin, Namecoin, Dogecoin, Litecoin, Bytecoin, Primecoin, Blackcoin and others is taking a risk in a...

Italian Senator Claims Mafia Uses Bitcoin for Gambling, Money Laundering

CoinTelegraph - 8 hours ago
Of course, all the money received from those illegal activities has to be laundered and it seems that the mafia has started to use Bitcoin for this task. At least this is what was suggested by the...

Big Banks Turn to Bitcoin Tracking in Fight Against Human Trafficking

CoinDesk - 8 hours ago
A shift occurred in the summer of 2015 that sent modern-day slavers flocking to bitcoin. Following pressure from Illinois law enforcement, Visa and MasterCard ceased doing business with BackPage, an...

How to Avoid Losses When Bitcoin Price Goes Up and Down

CoinTelegraph - 1 day ago
Bitreserve's product strategy was to mimic the function of a Bitcoin wallet, while actually storing your coins' value in your preferred fiat currency. Sending Bitcoin to a Bitreserve wallet...

Smart Alarm DApp: Waking Up On Time Pays Off

in Bitcoin - 2 hours ago
Betternot.rest is a smart alarm clock DApp, which gives you a choice to whether wake up with the first alarm and earn some money doing that or hit 'snooze' and kiss your Bitcoins goodbye....

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