• Redwood City Ventures is a new name in the Bitcoin industry that people are just starting to see some of their work appearing. RWCV are focusing on helping different companies and startups that are trying to bring collaboration between the US and Chinese companies to the Bitcoin ecosystem. One of the first ventures that people are seeing is blockC.co. Redwood City Ventures brokered a deal between blockC.co and Avalon/Canaan-Creative to be the global master distributor

    Sean Walsh of Redwood City Ventures on Facilitating US/Chinese Bitcoin Collaborations

    | 2015/12/18 8:00 am
  • Big questions are regularly flowing through our minds. For cryptocurrency fans, some might include, “Where is Bitcoin headed in 2016? Where will it go, and what will it do? What advancements and new strategies can we expect to see?” Also read: Bank of England Doomsday Scenario Paints Positive Outlook for Bitcoin 2015 has been a year of twists and turns. We began January with bitcoin reaching a new low. The price of the coin fell

    2015 in Review: Bitcoin’s Resilience in the Face of Adversity

    | 2015/12/12 8:00 am
  • We had yet another exciting week in the Bitcoin markets, with the price pushing ever-closer to the $400 mark. This week, the price moved into the $390s, and closed the week out in the mid $380s, making for an overall gain of 3.07%.  Also read: Bitcoin Price Advancement Continues to Show Strength   Daily Bitcoin Price Action November 30: $375.18 December 1: $378.89 December 2: $351.96 December 3: $368.05 December 4: $359.48 December 5: $371.64 December

    Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-Hash: Bitcoin Pushes $400, Silk Road Mentor Arrested

    | 2015/12/07 12:00 pm
  • What started out as a boring week of market activity quickly turned into a significant bull rally. Going into Thursday, with the week winding down, the bulls took over the Bitcoin markets; bulls reared their horns again on Sunday, pushing the price close to $380. In total, we saw a 16.67% increase in the Bitcoin price this week. Also read: Digital Currency is Slowly Winning The Popularity Contest Daily Bitcoin Price Action November 23: $321.58

    Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-Hash: Black Friday Bull Run, DDoS Menace

    | 2015/11/30 12:00 pm
  • The Bitcoin community had a fairly quiet week, with the price moving less than 1%. However, we have had a fairly active news week, with many developments coming out that may affect the community — specifically news regarding banning encryption. Let’s take a look at this news alongside the week’s market activities to see how traders might react in the future. Also read: Battlecoin.org: A New Bitcoin Bomberman Experience Daily Bitcoin Price Action November 16:

    Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-Hash: Banning Encryption, Writing to Ross Ulbricht

    | 2015/11/23 4:00 pm
  • The Blockchain Tech Ltd group (BTL) is a technology company focused on developing blockchain technologies to disrupt and transform the existing industries. The company is based in Vancouver, British Columbia and develops in-house technology. It specializes in providing support and funding to new blockchain-based projects through the company’s incubator and accelerator programs. Also read: Bitcoin in Business: Risk Management The company’s first technology platform is a remittance business called Interbit. Interbit focuses on leveraging blockchain

    Exclusive Interview with Guy Halford-Thompson of Blockchain Tech Group Ltd

    | 2015/11/17 8:00 am
  • This week has been somewhat depressing for those hoping to see a return of the bull run that has characterized the market activity of the past couple weeks. The bulls did not make a reappearance this week, while the bears had a firm hold of the Bitcoin price. This week may not be all bad, though. The seemingly tough resistance we have seen at $300 may suggest a leveling-out point, which could mean at new,

    Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-Hash: Bear Market Special Edition

    | 2015/11/16 8:00 am
  • No matter how you want to look at things, the everyday consumer seems to be keen on wasting a fair bit of money month over month. Or to be more precise, state-run gambling options, such as a national lottery, are gaining in popularity. People are so eager to win that “huge lump of cash” at some point in their life. But what makes the national lottery more appealing than buying Bitcoin? Also read: The Final

    Stacking The Odds – Winning The Lottery Jackpot or Investing in Bitcoin

    | 2015/11/09 8:00 am
  • The price of bitcoin has shot up again! The steady increase of everyone’s favorite digital currency doesn’t appear to be a fluke. Bitcoin has been on the move practically every week over the last month. Now, in just a matter of days, it has jumped past the $400 mark much to everyone’s surprise and amusement. Also read: Will Bitcoin Rise Through the End of the Year? Bitcoin has now reached its highest point for the entire

    Bitcoin Price Goes Beyond $400: How High Will it Go?

    | 2015/11/05 8:00 am
  • In 1940, Walt Disney released “Pinocchio,” the film that many scholars and critics consider to be his best. The tale of a marionette puppet operating without assistance truly comes to life in what is arguably the film’s most memorable scene, which occurs after Pinocchio is introduced to the twisted Stromboli. Jiminy Cricket watches by a nearby lamppost as the curtain goes up on Stromboli’s traveling gypsy wagon to reveal the little wooden boy, marching down

    Bitcoin is “The Real Boy” of Money: No Strings Attached

    | 2015/10/31 8:00 am
  • The markets sprang into action this week, with the price rising steadily during a build-up to a massive rally at the end of the week. This price explosion comes while eyes are still glued to global markets, worried about a Chinese slowdown. However, it appears as if some profit taking began at the end of the week, suggesting some possible downward movement in the days to come. Also read: Bitcoin Price Rallying Towards $300 Daily

    Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-hash: $300 Rally, Carl Force Goes to Prison

    | 2015/10/26 8:00 am
  • An all-star AMA session on forum.bitcoin.com with many top names in the Bitcoin industry will begin November 2nd, and continue throughout the month. Participants include Patrick Byrne CEO of Overstock, Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Gavin Andresen and many more. Anyone will be able to ask questions directly to the biggest names in Bitcoin. The sessions will start on the 2nd of November 2015 in the “ask me anything” section on the forum. An amazing list of

    Roger Ver Hosting Largest Bitcoin AMA Ever at bitcoin.com

    | 2015/10/26 6:24 am
  • The price of Bitcoin is surging towards the $300 USD price range. Over the past two weeks, BTC has seen a steady climb from the $260 range to yesterday’s $280 break. Despite breaking this boundary, the digital currency stepped up again to a high of $293 as of press time with no sign of a slowdown just yet. Also read: The Potential Impact of Bitcoin on the Luxury E-Commerce Industry Many have been wondering why

    Bitcoin Price Rallying Towards $300

    | 2015/10/25 3:19 pm
  • BSAVE, consisting of a group of online entrepreneurs with a vision to combine alternative investments (like Bitcoin) with the power of new technology, is a unique savings account that offers daily interest for deposited Bitcoin. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with BSAVE and is not responsible for its products and/or services. BSAVE has successfully secured over $400,000 in seed capital, which will help kickstart operations of BSAVE’s early

    BSAVE Raises $400,000 in Seed Capital

    | 2015/10/25 12:00 pm
  • When BnkToTheFuture’s chief executive Simon Dixon says that stock exchanges around the world have a long history in listing gold and oil mining stocks, but Australia will become the first ever to list this new form of mining stock, it makes a lot of sense. The country has a hot and cold reaction towards the digital currency technology; however, the latest move where the world’s first Bitcoin mining IPO is drawing near, it is moving

    BnKToTheFuture Hosts Fund for Australia’s First Bitcoin Mining IPO

    | 2015/10/21 8:00 am
  • Bitcoiners got to enjoy some exciting market activity this week, with the Bitcoin price rising to levels that have not been seen in several months. Towards the end of the week, the price broke into the $270s, but quickly settled down into the low $260s, which some people hope will be a new bottom. Also read: Apple Pay Stumbles After Initial Support — Bitcoin A major Competitor Daily Bitcoin Price Action October 12: $247.83 October

    Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-Hash: Carl Force Sentencing, Uber’s Data Blunder

    | 2015/10/19 8:00 am
  • China is seemingly buying up a lot of Bitcoin and alternative currencies like gold right now. The devaluation of their currency has been slashed over the course of the past month. The country’s Foreign Exchange Commission has ordered financial institutions to increase its checks and balance controls for capital outflow. Currency wars in the region have led to a massive monetary dump as China’s Black Monday looms and looks to a very rough financial week. This

    Is China Turning To Bitcoin As Yuan Devalues?

    | 2015/10/17 4:53 pm
  • London, October 12, 2015 — Binary options by Bitplutos are a new and anonymous alternative for Bitcoin investors. You can earn up to 85% profits on a correct prediction even when the exchange rate drops! As humans, we make binary decisions all the time as a matter of survival. Should you touch that hot stove or not? NO! Will Bitcoin continue to rise against the USD in the next day? YES or NO? If you

    You Can Earn Up to 85% Even if The Bitcoin Rate Drops at Bitplutos

    | 2015/10/12 9:29 am
  • This week, we saw a significant amount of growth in the Bitcoin price, following several weeks of relatively calm market activity. Starting in the high $230s — carrying on the trend from last week — the price quickly rose to $240 and beyond.   Also read: Purse.io Under Attack — User Funds Are Safe And Accounted for Daily Bitcoin Price Action October 5: $238.70 October 6: $240.46 October 7: $246.27 October 8: $244.26 October 9:

    Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-Hash: Poloniex Supports Factom, BlockChainGroup.io Revolutionizes Analytics

    | 2015/10/12 8:00 am
  • Many people interested in Bitcoin have a less than optimistic view about the health of the global economy. This skepticism — in some cases pessimism — is fueled by a controversial business cycle theory that is fairly popular in Bitcoin circles. This theory holds that the easy money created by central and fractional reserve banks induce entrepreneurs to embark upon projects that are are not actually profitable. This action sparks a series of events, in

    What will Happen to Bitcoin when the Economy goes Bust?

    | 2015/10/10 8:00 am
  • Blythe Masters, the Wall Street executive who became the youngest managing director of J.P. Morgan,  likes the blockchain. However, the Chief Executive Officer of the startup Digital Asset Holdings doesn’t pay much attention to Bitcoin. The former credit derivative product manager told Bloomberg Markets Most Influential Summit, “I never became particularly enamored with cryptocurrency.” Also read: Bitcoin in Business: Why don’t most Businesses Accept Digital Currency? Masters gained a lot of her experience with over two

    The Blythe Masters Philosophy: Pay no Attention to Bitcoin

    | 2015/10/08 12:00 pm