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Bitcoin and Burning Man

Bitcoin and Burning Man

Last week (August 28th 2019) saw Bitcoin ($BTC) fall below $10,000 USD for the first time since July 2019. While Bitcoin’s price dip can likely be attributed to several factors, one explanation has gained traction given the timing: Burning Man. Jeff Dorman,...
Bitcoin Market Share at Highest Since March 2017

Bitcoin Market Share at Highest Since March 2017

Following last weeks price drop – which saw prices fall as low as $9,320 USD – Bitcoin ($BTC) has seen a return this week with a market share of over 70%, it’s highest in 30 months according to CoinMarketCap. At the time of writing (September 3rd), $BTC is...
DRIVE Markets is Giving Away Free BTC to New Sign-ups

DRIVE Markets is Giving Away Free BTC to New Sign-ups

Institutional crypto exchange, DRIVE Markets, is currently giving away free Bitcoin ($BTC) to the new sign-ups on their exchange. In order to be eligible for the 100k SAT (0.001 BTC), you’ll need to first make a deposit (there’s no minimum amount!) to your...
Bitcoin Continues to Rally After Strong Weekend

Bitcoin Continues to Rally After Strong Weekend

Bitcoin (BTC) has continued its latest run over the weekend – reaching a high of $9,381.82 according to CoinDesk’s price index – and now sits comfortably around the $9100 mark as of Monday. This is a 140% increase from the start of the year. The...
The Quantum Attack on Bitcoin

The Quantum Attack on Bitcoin

The countdown to the imminent collapse of current cybersecurity technology is a small handful of years away. The clock is ticking down, and the attack, although expected, will be lethal unless a solution can be adopted against an impending quantum computer attack....
The Rise of Alternative Methods for Spending Bitcoin

The Rise of Alternative Methods for Spending Bitcoin

The road to broader adoption and an increasing value of Bitcoin can take multiple paths and requires a growing demand for the legacy cryptocurrency. Whether that comes from more merchants and consumers using Bitcoin for everyday transactions or last resort assurances...
Evaluating Bitcoin’s Early April Price Surge

Evaluating Bitcoin’s Early April Price Surge

Bitcoin’s price climbed past $5,000 earlier this week where it remains now following a brief pullback below $5,000. The positive price movement has coincided with a market-wide surge in altcoins — indicating that Bitcoin and the broader market are still closely...
BTCPay Server Adds TOR Support

BTCPay Server Adds TOR Support

BTCPay Server — the self-hosted, non-custodial payment server project — has released support for the TOR network following several weeks of work. TOR support will be enabled for multiple components of the service including the LND node, WooCommerce,...
Venezuelan Weekly LocalBitcoins Volume Continues to Soar

Venezuelan Weekly LocalBitcoins Volume Continues to Soar

Venezuela’s LocalBitcoins volume has reached an all-time high (ATH) this week as the Bolivar extends its spectacular downfall and the authoritarian Maduro regime continues its oppression. According to CoinDance, Venezuela’s weekly LocalBitcoin volume has reached more...
Bitcoin Hash Rate Declining

Bitcoin Hash Rate Declining

Bitcoin’s hash rate has been slowly declining throughout November, mirroring similar levels in early August this year. Currently, the hash rate is roughly 40,349,974 TH/s after rebounding from a 4-month low of approximately 34,727,437 TH/s. The declining hast rate is...
Bitmain Publishes IPO Prospectus

Bitmain Publishes IPO Prospectus

Bitmain — the Bitcoin mining and ASIC hardware giant — has officially filed its IPO prospectus with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) in a major step towards its public fundraising venture. Following a flurry of high-profile rumors and research into...

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