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Bitcoin bubble is bursting and has a long way to fall, economists warn

Bitcoin has all the hallmarks of a classic speculative bubble and even after almost halving in value in a matter of weeks it still has further to fall, according to a leading team of economists.<p>As regulators in South Korea again signalled on Thursday that they were considering a ban on …

Cryptocurrency

Is Bitcoin’s Black Tuesday Just Another Reason to Buy?

If you follow the logic of the bitcoin universe, almost every crash is.<p>As briefly-anointed billionaires <b>Cameron</b> and <b>Tyler Winklevoss</b> can attest, 2017 was a banner year for bitcoin. The flagship cryptocurrency was valued at around $1,000 last January; by the end of the year, it had skyrocketed to more …

Bitcoin drops 50 percent from its peak value as it falls below $10,000

Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Cardano, and Litecoin are also down<p>Bitcoin dropped below $10,000 today, and it’s now worth just over half of its peak value. The cryptocurrency opened at $11,348, according to <i>CoinDesk</i>, and dropped over $1,600 to hit a low of $9,685, though it’s since recovered …

This Is How China Is Stifling Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

China, home to the world’s biggest community of Bitcoin miners, is cracking down on cryptocurrency activity. From a halt to virtual currency trading …

Bitcoin drops below $10K after three days of cryptocurrency correction

The crypto crash that began two days ago accelerated yesterday and today, with essentially all top 100 coins down anywhere between 15-30 percent. The total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies is hovering around $450 billion, down ~30 percent from $650 billion just 48 hours ago.<p>Yesterday, …

The Winklevoss twins have seen about $600 million wiped off their bitcoin wealth in 2 days (FB)

• <b>All the major cryptocurrencies have dropped significantly in the past two days.</b>• <b><br>The Winklevoss twins own about 120,000 coins</b> <b>and have lost about $600 million during the bloodbath.</b>• <b><br>Watch the price of bitcoin move in real time here.</b><p>Bitcoin, along with its cryptocurrency companions, has dropped massively …

One way or another, bitcoin will be crushed by the authorities

It is always a mug’s game to call turning points, but here goes: December 2017, when bitcoin traded at close to $20,000 (£14,500), was the turning …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin price will hit $100,000 and make a lot of cryptocurrency investors very rich, analyst predicts

If you’re a Bitcoin investor whose portfolio has just lost almost half its value, you’d be forgiven for feeling a wee bit pessimistic.<p>But …

Cryptocurrency

This cryptocurrency correction is a good thing

If you own Bitcoin, Ethereum, or pretty much any other cryptocurrency, your portfolio isn't looking very good today. And you've probably gotten your …

Sweatcoin lets you earn crypto for working out

Want a way to workout and earn some coin? Sweatcoin has risen to the top of the App Store for helping folks get something more than just a glow for taking those daily steps.<p>The startup says it has accumulated more than 5 million users in the past year and increased revenue by 266 percent in the …

Bitcoin's Biggest Competitor: What You Need To Know About Ripple

Summary and Thesis<p>SOURCE: AUTHOR BASED ON DATA FROM COIN MARKET CAP<p>Ripple's XRP has quickly grown to the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap. …

Cryptocurrency

Three cryptocurrencies you need to know about

After the way cryptocurrency has dominated the news over the past few months, it is safe to assume that most people are familiar with the term and …

Microsoft drops Bitcoin support [Update: it's back]

Microsoft has had something of an on-off relationship with Bitcoin over the years, and once again the Windows-maker has chosen to drop support for …

Forget Bitcoin - now Dogecoin goes wild

<b>You know an investment is somewhat unconventional when the Know Your Meme website is the main source of background information.</b><p>But even in the turbulent world of cryptocurrencies, Dogecoin is seen as a pretty wild creature.<p>It was launched in 2013, inspired by a short-lived online craze for pictures …

Bitcoin slides as website drops South Korea prices from virtual currency rates | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bitcoin sank on Monday after website CoinMarketCap removed prices from South Korean exchanges from its calculations of digital currency rates without any warning, resulting in a steep drop in all virtual coins they track.<p>FILE PHOTO: A collection of Bitcoin (virtual currency) …

After a monster run, Ethereum is the number two cryptocurrency again

Ethereum is the second-largest cryptocurrency again.<p>The decentralized app platform was holding the number two spot, behind Bitcoin, since last …

Bitcoin is an asset, not a currency: Israel's central bank | Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel’s central bank said on Monday it would not recognise virtual currencies such as bitcoin as actual currency and that it was difficult to devise regulations to monitor the risks of such activity to the country’s banks and their clients.<p>A Bitcoin logo is seen on a …

What it really takes to make money on Instagram, according to people who've done it

Yes, you can make money on Instagram. But don't be fooled by the fun photos; earning a living on the platform takes work.<p>We talked with three influencers whom companies tap to sell their products to learn what goes into building an audience — and an income — on Instagram. The conversations were …

CEO of porn cryptocurrency disappears with investor money

A cryptocurrency built for watching live-streaming porn is turning out to be a buzzkill.<p>Four investors in the digital currency, called Fantasy …

An investing legend who's nailed the bull market at every turn shares his best piece of advice

Legendary investor Laszlo Birinyi — who has nailed the eight-year bull market at every turn — is more apt to listen to people putting their money where their mouth is. He advises that people playing the market listen to pundits who are willing to back up their public comments with an actual …

4 Reasons 401(k) Tax Reform Could Decimate the Middle Class

As if we didn't already have poor saving habits, a Republican proposal to alter the treatment of 401(k) contributions could cripple the middle …

Get More Word Of Mouth Referrals Using These 4 Tips

A study conducted by Google, TNS and Ogilvy solidified what many already knew. Word of mouth is the most influential point in making purchasing decisions. In fact 74% of consumers polled ranked it as the number one factor.<p>What is more curious though, is that according to a 2016 marketing survey, …

It's Not Too Late to Build a Following on Facebook and YouTube (Here's How) | Inc.com

Social media platforms like Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn are getting more crowded by the day. However, just because you're up against stiff competition doesn't mean you should give up yet. There are simple strategies you can implement and accounts you can follow to equip yourself with the tools …

Social Media

23 Marketing Automation Tools You Need to Use

Marketing is important to your business.Just call me Captain Obvious.But as customers evolve, so does the unpredictable marketing landscape.This …

How To Create A Product Page That Converts

Creating conversion-friendly product pages is the most important step in building an online ecommerce empire. However, only a handful of website …

Inside the big business of being a social media influencer

According to marketing firm Media Kix, Beyoncé can earn $1 million for a sponsored social media post. Selena Gomez can earn more than half a million …

Public Relations

Instagram are trialling a new Stories feature

There's been another update to Instagram's most divisive feature – yep, Stories are being changed again.<p>Just like another popular photo app, …

5 Indispensable Google AdWords Tricks You Need to Know

Google AdWords can be one of the most complicated PPC platforms out there.There are hundreds of different tabs and sections to focus on, and a …

Instagram now lets you post landscape and portrait photo albums

Instagram now lets you post photo albums with landscape and portrait pictures. Since the feature was introduced in February, you’ve only been able to post square-format photos — very old-school Instagram. But now, you’ll be able to post pictures in the format of your choosing, rather than cropping …

How To Use Social Proof To Reach Gen Z

Generation Z is between 4 and 21 years old, and despite the fact that this cohort has barely entered the workforce, they already hold $44 billion in buying power. Furthermore, Gen Zers outnumber millennials by about 3 million, meaning that they will soon play a significant role in shaping the …

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