Op-Ed: Why You Should Hold Bitcoin Over Government Fiat?
Bitcoin

Op-Ed: Why You Should Hold Bitcoin Over Government Fiat?

The Bank of England governor-designate earned himself a place in Bitcoiners’ hall of shame alongside Peter Schiff and Warren Buffett. Bitcoin has “no intrinsic...

Christina Comben | 3 months ago
Bitcoin Acceptance

French Court Decision Equates Bitcoin to Money

Another court decision boosted the case for Bitcoin’s value, suggesting the asset can be used as compensation. Bitcoin is Akin to Money says French Court The narrative that...

Christine Vasileva | 3 months ago
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Ethereum

Is Ethereum Really Money or Manipulated Like Fiat?

Ethereum advocates will support the meme that ‘ETH is money’ and will at some stage become a unit of account. Naturally those in the bitcoin camp have vehemently rejected this...

Martin Young | 3 months ago
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Ethereum

Is Ethereum DeFi the Answer to the Global Debt Crisis?

The economic and financial news this year has been grim to say the least. As central banks battle to keep their monetary systems afloat, global debt is skyrocketing to an unsustainable...

Martin Young | 7 months ago
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Bitcoin

How Holding Bitcoin Can be a Life Changing Process

One thing that the big bitcoin bull run of 2017 has taught many of us is how to hodl. There are now way more people holding BTC than there were just two years ago and this trend is set...

Martin Young | 7 months ago
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Bitcoin

How Bitcoin Fundamentals Are Going From Strength to Strength

Bitcoin has spent another day in consolidation following a roller-coaster ride last month. This year has had similar ups and downs in terms of BTC price but fundamentally the network...

Martin Young | 7 months ago
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Bitcoin

Could Britain’s Brexit Boost Bitcoin to New All-Time Highs?

A number of fundamentals have been driving Bitcoin in recent weeks, such as the escalating US China trade war and the UK’s exit from the EU. Some analysts foresee a new all-time high...

Martin Young | 10 months ago
News

No Fiat Accepted: HTC’s New ‘Blockchain Phone’ Buyable Only for Bitcoin or...

The HTC Exodus 1 phone, introduced at the Consensus conference in May, is now available for pre-order on early access. Primarily aimed at the development community, the scheme only...

Emilio Janus | 2 years ago
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News

Cryptocurrencies ‘Are Replacements for Sovereign Currencies,’ Says SEC Chairman

The SEC has revealed that it views cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin as “replacements for sovereign currencies,” and has definitively deemed them as falling outside the...

Adam James | 2 years ago
COBINHOOD Launches Cryptocurrency/Fiat Trading Pairs
News

ETHLend Announces Support for Crypto-to-Fiat Lending

With the rise of cryptocurrency, many people have staked out their position to belonging to one of two camps: virtual currencies or fiat. However, a bridge between these camps is...

Nick Chong | 2 years ago
In July, Bitcoinist reported on Venezuelan Nicolás Maduro's efforts to see the Petro become his avowed 'Great Hope.'
News

Venezuela’s Petro Now Purchasable with Foreign Fiat

Last month, Venezuela became the first country to issue its own cryptocurrency with the launch of the purportedly oil-backed Petro. Now, the digital currency is available for purchase...

Adam James | 2 years ago
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News

JPMorgan Misses the Point, Says Crypto Isn’t Currency

Crypto isn’t currency — at least, according to American multinational banking and financial services holding company JPMorgan Chase & Co. Missing the Point JPMorgan, a New...

Adam James | 2 years ago