• The Bitcoin community has leveled new criticism against Bitcoin Cash (BCH) after data reveals its bigger blocks are not living up to developers’ promises. ‘Big Blocks Failed’ Analysis of BCH and Bitcoin (BTC) blocks which software advocate Ben Verret uploaded to Twitter Sunday suggests that Bitcoin blocks, despite being smaller, are verifying more transactions than BCH’s ‘big blocks’ approach. The concept of bigger blocks providing greater scalability was a central feature touted by Bitcoin Cash

    Bitcoin Cash: Big Blocks ‘Fail’ To Improve User Experience – Analysis

    | 2018/01/14 3:00 pm
  • The U.S. government has received approval from a judge in Utah to sell off 513 Bitcoin and 512 Bitcoin Cash seized from an investigation involving Aaron Michael Shamo, a dealer on the dark web.  $10 Million in Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash Seized The U.S government is preparing to liquidate all assets of Aaron Michael Shamo following his recent arrest, including his Ford pickup truck, BMW, and his nearly $10 million worth of Bitcoin and Bitcoin

    U.S. Government Receives Approval to Sell Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Seized From Dark Web Dealer

    | 2018/01/07 10:00 pm
  • CNBC has continued its confused cryptocurrency coverage with the airing of fresh criticism of Bitcoin Cash and praise of Bitcoin itself. Najarian Turns Spotlight On Centralized Bitcoin Cash In stark contrast to the network’s recent standard angle, which has seen the overly forward support of the Bitcoin Cash altcoin and warnings about Bitcoin, a recent edition of its Half Time Report witnessed a conspicuous U-turn. “The fact that Bitcoin Cash is controlled… by two individuals

    ‘Only Two Individuals’: CNBC Airs Rare Bitcoin Cash Criticism

    | 2017/12/28 6:00 pm
  • It was just a few days ago that news broke alleging “insider trading” after a botched Bitcoin Cash launch which saw prices spiking close to $9000. Now, new evidence has emerged appearing to bolster those allegations. Entrepreneur and cryptocurrency enthusiast Albert Renshaw is claiming that he has discovered additional evidence pointing to insider trading of Bitcoin Cash related to its recent adoption by Coinbase and their cryptocurrency exchange, GDAX. Speaking with Forbes, Renshaw states: I’ve found

    New Evidence Emerges, Points to Possible Bitcoin Cash Insider Trading at Coinbase

    | 2017/12/26 4:30 am
  • Red sky at night, sailor’s delight. Red sky in the morning, sailors take warning. It is morning at sea for bitcoin futures. Sails are on the horizon. Some have the colors of merchant ships; others are flying the king’s standard. The Long and Short of Bitcoin Futures The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) priced bitcoin (BTC) futures on Sunday, December 10.  The Chicago Mercantile Exchange launched bitcoin futures on December 18th. NASDAQ, Cantor, and Nodal also

    Bitcoin Futures: Any Port in a Storm

    | 2017/12/22 1:30 pm
  • Pioneering Bitcoin developer Nick Szabo has described Bitcoin Cash (BCash) as “centralized sock puppetry” as analysts voice concern over its network. Alibaba Hosts 54% Of BCash Nodes Retweeting findings by software architect Sondre Bjellås, Szabo, who is considered one of the most likely candidates to have created Bitcoin, was candid in his opinion of the controversial Bitcoin hard fork. "Bitcoin Cash" is centralized sock puppetry. https://t.co/OJJo5vwEfn — Nick Szabo (@NickSzabo4) December 21, 2017 BCash has

    ‘Bitcoin Cash is Centralized Sock Puppetry’ Says Bitcoin Pioneer Nick Szabo

    | 2017/12/22 7:30 am
  • The Bitcoin price dipped to below $15,000 Thursday as pressure from altcoin growth and the ongoing Bitcoin Cash (BCash) scandal took its toll. Bitcoin, BCash Shave Off Latest Gains Cross-exchange data from Coinmarketcap showed an average value of around $15,500 at press time, with Bitstamp dropping to deeper lows of $14,960. Despite BCash posting huge gains over the past 48 hours, however, today’s dip did not serve to bolster the altcoin’s performance, losing 14% against

    Bitcoin Price Sinks Below $15,000 As Altcoins Eclipse The Moon

    | 2017/12/21 3:30 pm
  • Bitcoin.com owner and Bitcoin Cash (BCash) proponent Roger Ver has described Coinbase’s insider trading scandal as a “non-crime.” Ver: Advance Trading Would Have Been Better Speaking in a new interview with CNBC, which this week also came under scrutiny for its sudden BCash support, Ver implied it was up to users to “be careful” when using cryptocurrency exchanges. “I think insider trading is a non-crime… If a bunch of people had traded in advance, then

    Coinbase BCash Scandal: Ver Says Insider Trading A ‘Non-Crime’

    | 2017/12/21 5:30 am
  • As Bitcoin’s representation in mainstream media becomes questionable, one major outlet just bucked the trend.  It’s fair to say that right now, Bitcoin is under attack. The issues associated with scale, primarily transaction fees and confirmation times, have served up the perfect opportunity for other coins (and the people/teams that are behind them) to lay their respective claims as to why they solve above-outlined drawbacks. Perhaps unfortunately for Bitcoin, this has come just as it’s

    Here’s The Problem With Bitcoin’s Misrepresentation In Mainstream Media

    | 2017/12/19 7:00 pm
  • BitPay is one of the most popular Bitcoin payment processing companies in the world. Today, they announced support for more cryptocurrencies, starting with implementing Bitcoin Cash to their payment platform and debit cards. BitPay is a point-of-sale company that allows traditional businesses to accept Bitcoin. They provide an easy to use means for users to pay with the popular digital currency, which is especially attractive to businesses that have customer bases that may not be

    BitPay to Add Support for Bitcoin Cash, Other Cryptocurrencies

    | 2017/12/15 9:15 pm
  • “I was wrong about Bitcoin,” the New York Times writes Tuesday as mainstream U-turns on Bitcoin versus Blockchain begin. ‘How Did I Get Bitcoin So Spectacularly Wrong?’ As the leading cryptocurrency continues to hover around all-time highs of $17,000, a sense of regret is increasingly visible in the world’s media after years of calling the imminent ‘death’ of Bitcoin. “What happened? Why did so many people — myself included — get Bitcoin so spectacularly wrong?”

    ‘I Was Wrong About Bitcoin’ – NY Times Journalist Regrets 2014 Obituary

    | 2017/12/13 5:00 am
  • Keiser Report host and Bitcoin proponent Max Keiser has told CNBC Bitcoin Cash is “by definition less secure than Bitcoin.” Keiser Left Unimpressed At Ver’s CNBC Stunt In a Twitter exchange following the appearance of Bitcoin Cash’s Roger Ver on the network’s Fast Money segment, Keiser argued the Bitcoin fork “eschews decentralization,” which is a “cornerstone” of Bitcoin. “Bottom Line: BitcoinCash (sic) is, by definition, less secure than Bitcoin as it eschews decentralization; the cornerstone

    ‘Borderline Fraud’ Bitcoin Cash Is ‘Less Secure’ – Max Keiser To CNBC

    | 2017/12/12 8:00 am
  • Cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp will support three Bitcoin Cash trading pairs – BCH/USD, BCH/EUR, and BCH/BTC – starting the first week of December due to customer demand. Bitstamp, the twelfth largest crypto exchange by volume and the seventh highest ranked exchange on BestBitcoinExchange.io, recently announced it would support Bitcoin Cash (BCH) trading starting the first week of December. Bitcoin Cash is currently trading around $1600. Although originally supported by only a handful of exchanges following its

    Bitstamp to Add Bitcoin Cash Trading in December

    | 2017/11/25 8:45 pm
  • The Bitcoin wallet provided by Bitcoin.com is defaulting to Bitcoin clone Bitcoin Cash (BCH) instead of Bitcoin (BTC). Users sending Bitcoins to a BCH address could potentially lose their coins. The controversy was brought to light on a posting on Reddit’s /r/Bitcoin, where one user claimed that the Bitcoin.com wallet defaulting to a BCH wallet is a “scam”. The move is certainly confusing, as the Bitcoin.com wallet which defaults to Bitcoin Cash is called a

    Bait and Switch? Controversial Bitcoin.com Wallet Defaults to Bitcoin Cash

    | 2017/11/20 6:15 pm
  • Bitcoin-based retirement instruments are increasingly attracting the interest of millennials, as well as influential politicians. In fact, former GOP Congressman Ron Paul is already encouraging people to buy Bitcoin-based retirement instruments. Ron Paul Is Touting Bitcoin IRAs For the past few years, some U.S. politicians have been interested in grabbing the benefits that cryptocurrencies bring. For example, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), who is also a former U.S. presidential candidate, accepted contributions in Bitcoin during his

    Prominent US Politician Promoting Bitcoin-Based Retirement Investments

    | 2017/11/18 9:30 pm
  • The NAGA Group AG, whose token sale begins on November 20th, announces the addition of Bitcoin.com CEO Roger Ver and COO Mate Tokay to their advisory board. The German fintech The NAGA Group Ag is already a financial powerhouse, specializing in disruptive trading technologies and making financial markets more accessible to the masses. They boast a market cap of over 200 million Euros, and their trading platforms process over $4 billion in trading volume every

    Roger Ver and Mate Tokay Join NAGA Advisory Board

    | 2017/11/15 2:00 pm
  • A “malicious fork” of Bitcoin Cash has resulted in an increasingly bizarre social media war between the old and new chains. A New Bitcoin Clash Classic Is Born? Bitcoin Cash, just days after hitting record highs and plunging by 70%, now consists of the new ‘Bitcoin Cash’ chain and the legacy chain calling itself ‘Bitcoin Clashic.’ As Bitmain CEO Jihan Wu warned of a block mined under old protocol after BCH’s rules update November 13,

    Bitcoin Clashic? Bitcoin Cash ‘Malicious Fork’ Turns Weird

    | 2017/11/15 10:00 am
  • Ethereum Classic (ETC) is the second best-performing cryptocurrency Saturday as 15% price increases precede the Ethereum Classic Summit. ETC Summit Draws Jihan Wu, Silbert To Break Silence Ahead of the event, which takes place November 13-14 in Hong Kong, ETC reached multiweek highs of over $18 and is currently circling $16.90, cross-exchange data from Coinmarketcap shows. The uptick puts the altcoin behind only Bitcoin Cash in terms of daily growth, as the top 50 cryptocurrencies

    Ethereum Classic Beats All But Bitcoin Cash As Price Tops $18

    | 2017/11/13 10:45 am
  • As the civil war between Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash intensifies, a new contender is entering the battlefield on November 12, 2017: Bitcoin Gold (BTG). Bitcoin holders at the moment of the Bitcoin Gold launch are receiving an equivalent number of BTG. Bitcoin Gold Makes its Debut Bitcoin Gold is making its official entrance while Bitcoin Classic shuts down and the Segwit2x hard-fork is canceled. And, most significantly, a civil war is raging within the cryptocurrency

    Bitcoin Gold Enters the Civil War Battlefield

    | 2017/11/12 2:00 pm
  • Defiantly, Bitcoin struggles to keep itself above $6,300 USD after the Segwix2x hard-fork flop. Indeed, after the cryptocurrency dropped below $6,273 USD on November 11, 2017, Bitcoin staggers and crouches, as if to gather the impulse to break the $6,500 USD psychological resistance level again. Still, at $6,300 USD, Bitcoin remains poised to become the undisputed best-performing currency for 2017 with a colossal gain of over 750 percent. Concurrently, Bitcoin Cash reached an all-time high

    Bitcoin Hovers at $6,300 as Bitcoin Cash Soars, and Bitcoin Classic Shuts Down

    | 2017/11/11 2:30 pm
  • After hovering around $300 for weeks after its initial fork, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) skyrocketed to triple its value over the last two days. On August 1, the Bitcoin blockchain forked to little fanfare. Although the new Bitcoin Cash (BCH) token quickly spiked to around $1000 in its opening hours, it soon after tumbled into a stagnant holding level around $300. In the meantime, Bitcoin surged past $4000 and posted all-time highs on a nearly daily

    Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Value Triples In Less Than Two Days

    | 2017/08/19 5:00 pm