• The global cryptocurrency market cap has now blown through that of famous startups like Uber , Didi Chuxing, Airbnb, Xiaomi, and many others. Global Cryptocurrency Market cap As Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies gain traction throughout the world, more money keeps pouring from traditional markets into the cryptosphere. Breaking record highs during the weekend, Bitcoin, Ethereum and others have grown to unprecedented values, adding roughly $25 billions to the global crypto market cap in the last

    Global Cryptocurrency Market is Now Bigger Than Uber, Airbnb, Xiaomi

    | 2017/05/22 10:30 am
  • Bitcoin price has broken yet another price record, this time surpassing the $1,900 mark and dipping its toes in the mainstream market audience. Could this be a pivotal moment for cryptocurrencies? Bitcoin Price in All-Time High Territory, Again Bitcoin has once more broken its previous all-time high record today. Currently sitting at $1,925, over $168 Million were exchanged in the last 24 hours in the BTC/USD markets. The rally comes following the mild setback caused by the

    Bitcoin Price Steams to $2000 as Traditional Investors Get Onboard

    | 2017/05/19 6:30 am
  • Bitcoin price has been skyrocketing, before this weekend’s cyber attack hiccup, but prices are again on the move upward. How much is a Bitcoin really worth right now? American investors are seeing a true value of more than 70% higher than the market rate this week. As Bitcoin does not have any real level of mainstream investor access like an ETF, even though that is still a possibility, the next best thing right now is

    Underlying Asset Bitcoin Value Closer to $3000 – GBTC

    | 2017/05/14 8:00 pm
  • The party’s over?  After over three weeks of daily Bitcoin price gains that have taken the currency to new all-time heights, the Bitcoin bubble may be bursting. Bitcoin price plummeted over 10% on Friday. If you go back in time, to April 19th, you could still get a Bitcoin for around $1200 USD. This is no longer the case, as BTC has been on one its most epic “bull runs” ever, rising over 50% in value

    Bitcoin Price Plummets Over 10% in Massive Sell-Off

    | 2017/05/13 2:00 pm
  • eToro has revealed that the number of users its Bitcoin and Ethereum has soared while trading volumes have “exploded” on its platform since the beginning of the year.  eToro Runs Up Trading Volume 4,500% EToro, a leading online trading and investment platform, has experienced a huge increase in both cryptocurrency users and trading volume of Bitcoin and Ethereum, according to Marketwatch.  So far this year, eToro users trading CFDs (contracts for difference) in cryptocurrencies his risen by

    EToro Sees Bitcoin & Ethereum Trading Volume ‘Explode’ by 4,500%

    | 2017/04/28 5:30 am
  • Bitcoin price is back in all-time high territory as it just surpassed $1,275 amid a steady uptrend in recent weeks. Bitcoin Price Hits New Highs, Back Above Gold The price of one bitcoin now sits at $1,283 USD at the time of writing, according to Bitcointicker.co. The last time BTC was breaking its all-time high was in early March amid the COIN ETF euphoria. At the time, the price spiked to as high as $1,350 on

    Bitcoin Price is Once Again Above Gold Despite ‘Altcoin Bubble’

    | 2017/04/26 6:00 am
  • The total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies has not only broken the $30 billion dollar mark for the first time ever, but is growing at an accelerating pace. Crypto Cracks $30 Billion Market Cap & Counting It looks like Coinmarketcap website will need a bigger chart as cryptocurrencies are now above the $30 billion dollar market capitalization line. This is indeed a big milestone for cryptocurrencies in general, which are now growing at the fastest

    Cryptocurrency Market Cap Hits an All-Time High $30 Billion

    | 2017/04/25 4:30 am
  • Bitcoin price is now up almost 30% since the start of the year as the world’s first decentralized cryptocurrency shakes off regulatory woes and internal politics. Outperforming All Fiat, Almost Every Stock Who needs an ETF when you can just buy BTC? Bitcoin price is up almost 30% since the start of 2017 when the latest bull-run was just warming up. Since January, the world’s first decentralized cryptocurrency has shrugged at its ETF rejection, Chinese exchange woes, and hard

    Bitcoin is Outperforming Every Fiat Currency So Far in 2017

    | 2017/04/24 5:00 am
  • Bitcoin price now appears to be shrugging off politics that have split the community as it looks to test the critical $1,300 mark yet again. Key Resistance Level at $1,300 BTC price is again coming within striking distance of the critical $1,300 mark, currently sitting at $1,250 at press time.  Back on March 6, Bitcoin set the all-time closing high of $1,277 with a record-high spike of around $1,330 a few days later fueled by ETF hype before crashing

    7 Reasons Why BTC Price is Now Climbing to $1300

    | 2017/04/21 9:00 am
  • While Bitcoin tends to have slight price premiums and discounts in different currency markets like the CNY or INR, some exchanges are now trading Bitcoin with a considerable premium. Bitcoinist explains why. Bitfinex and Poloniex Price Premium A quick look at the Bitcoin prices from all exchanges in the field and one will notice a small anomaly. Both Bitfinex and Poloniex are trading Bitcoin with a +$50 premium on the USDT market. While most exchanges

    Bitcoin Trading at a Premium on Bitfinex and Poloniex

    | 2017/04/18 12:30 pm
  • Bitcoin core developer Greg Maxwell has newly outlined why he “does not support” a user-activated soft fork (UASF) as it figures in BIP 148. Maxwell: UASF ‘Guarantees Disruption’ In a circular to the Core mailing list Friday, Maxwell said that although he is not strictly against a soft fork, its incarnation in BIP 148’s UASF does not “really measure up to the standard set by segwit itself.” The debate over whether to galvanize the entire

    Core Dev Maxwell: UASF ‘Does Not Measure Up To Standard’

    | 2017/04/14 9:00 am
  • Riding the wave of recent positive news for Ripple, the XRP token is roaring with a 200% price surge over the weekend as the cryptocurrency market is reaching higher highs. But is Ripple for real or is it being fueled by confusion among new investors?  Is Ripple For Real? Jokes were abound this weekend as the cryptocurrency industry embraced April Fool’s Day in usual fashion. Meanwhile, Ripple experienced a serious surge with its market cap soaring from $360,000 USD to over

    Is Ripple Price Being Fueled by Confused Investors?

    | 2017/04/03 6:00 am
  • A gold mine discovered in China’s Shandong province is reported to have a potential value of more than $22 billion USD or more than the entire market cap of Bitcoin.  Eureka! Announced by the Shandong Gold Group Co. at a press conference on March 28, 2017, it is believed to be China’s largest gold deposit in history, People’s Daily Online reports. The discovery is located in the Laizhou-Zhaoyuan region of northwest Jiaodong Peninsula, east China’s coastal province of Shandong. The

    Gold Mine Worth More Than Bitcoin’s Entire Market Cap Found in China

    | 2017/03/29 9:30 am
  • The wonderful world of Bitcoin is a fascinating online roller coaster ride. What the mainstream calls “volatility” we call a time for “Hodl.” Bitcoin price resumed it’s upward volatility on Monday into Tuesday morning, gaining over 10%, and I’m going to tell you why. BITCOIN PRICE GAINS ON WEAKER DOLLAR Bitcoin price rebounded sharply entering the final week of March and it really had nothing to do with Bitcoin. The greater economic markets were the

    Bitcoin Price Rebounds Over 10% But It’s Not Why You Think

    | 2017/03/28 12:00 pm
  • Andreas Antonopoulos has warned about Bitcoin Unlimited’s system of consensus and the dangers of a hard fork. BU ‘Sets The Rulers’ But ‘Doesn’t Change Rules’ In his latest Q&A session at the Singapore Management University Bitcoin and Ethereum meetup, the veteran commentator highlighted how BU “doesn’t change the rules” but “sets the rulers, who will then get to change the rules.” “…That is a very dangerous thing to do in Bitcoin, especially if it’s done as

    Bitcoin Unlimited ‘Sets The Rulers’ For Bitcoin – Andreas Antonopoulos

    | 2017/03/26 8:00 am
  • The Bitcoin community is not enjoying their weekend, thus far, as the Bitcoin price continues to fall as the week comes to a close. Bitcoin value approaches $900 USD as a major player speaks on the forking turmoil. Bitcoin Price Falls on Fork Fears According to CoinMarketCap, Bitcoin price has fallen almost $350 over the last ten days, after reaching a low on Saturday of $904. This volatility follows a February showing nothing but gains,

    Bitcoin Price Hits 60-Day Low as Hard Fork Fears Loom

    | 2017/03/25 11:00 am
  • In an increasingly growing market, Bitcoin market share dominance is fading every day of 2017. As market fears of a hard fork continue to fester, a manic Monday saw Bitcoin drop under $1,000, as altcoins grow stronger than ever before. Why don’t we start with some good news first? The overall decentralized digital currency market has never been bigger and stronger, judged by market capitalization value Since the start of 2017 alone, the overall industry has

    Bitcoin Market Share Drops Almost 20%; Altcoins Stronger Than Ever

    | 2017/03/24 9:30 am
  • Roger Ver has received a pre-hard fork trade offer worth “up to” 130,000 bitcoins in a bargain receiving heavy publicity. Ver: Up To 130k Trade ‘Sounds Like Great Deal’ According to a post of the Bitcointalk forum, a Bitcoin bagholder known as “Loaded” signed a message from a wallet containing 40,000 BTC. In the message, Loaded challenges Ver to a one-to-one BTC/BTU trade in the event of a hard fork occurring. “@RogerVer lets make a

    Roger Ver Confirms He’ll Sell His Bitcoin: 130K BTU Trade a ‘Great Deal’

    | 2017/03/22 5:00 am
  • Bitcoin has suffered back-to-back losses, losing over 7% in value on Friday and over $2 Billion in market cap over the last 48 hours. Bitcoin price has fallen under $1100 USD for the first time in almost a month. Here, we break down the reasons and the industry fallout. Apparently, the most powerful companies in the Bitcoin community feel a hard fork is becoming all but inevitable. Their statement surely stunned the investment market. Many

    Bitcoin Price Loses Another $100 in Value – Here’s Why

    | 2017/03/18 11:00 am
  • Altcoin markets continue an unprecedented rise as downward pressure on Bitcoin is blamed on China and continued community indecisiveness. Community ‘Should Be Punished’ For Not Reaching Consensus As Bitcoin lost almost 8% in the 24 hours to press time, Ethereum passed $50 USD per coin, appearing to embark on an exponential run similar to that only just witnessed from Dash. Monero, currently the fourth largest cryptocurrency  in terms of market cap, also enjoyed rapid growth

    Bitcoin’s Total Crypto Market Cap Dominance Drops to All Time Low

    | 2017/03/17 6:00 am
  • CNBC appears to be jumping on the Bitcoin bandwagon this week as it features an analyst foreseeing a Bitcoin price of $3000 per coin by the end of 2017. CNBC Changes Tune To Bullish, Quotes $3k Bitcoin Price For 2017 Having previously been bearish and even critical of the digital currency, the mainstream US news resource was considerably more upbeat Tuesday. “In terms of price this year, I think it will go up to $3,000,”

    Blockchain CEO: Bitcoin Price of $3,000 ‘Feasible’ By End of Year

    | 2017/03/08 8:00 am
  • Vikram Mansharamani is a lecturer in the Program on Ethics, Politics & Economics at Yale University who recently explained why Bitcoin is not in Bubble territory. Is There a Bitcoin Bubble That’s About to Pop? Mansharamani is a lecturer in the Program on Ethics, Politics & Economics at Yale University and a senior fellow at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at the Harvard Kennedy School. He is also the author of “Boombustology: Spotting

    There is No Bitcoin Bubble, Yale Economics Professor Says

    | 2017/03/06 8:00 am
  • BTCC China CEO Bobby Lee’s latest Twitter poll has cast light on the meteoric rise of Bitcoin price by over 1,000 times in just six years. ‘Global, Decentralized’ Nature Behind Bitcoin Success With a market capitalization of over $20 billion as of 2017, respondents see Bitcoin’s “global and decentralized” nature as the main factor behind its success. 52% of the 1,300 takers of the survey selected the option, with 32% considering the digital currency being a

    Poll: What Exactly is Driving the Bitcoin Price?

    | 2017/03/06 4:00 am