Cryptocurrency

What Bitcoin’s “80% Mined” Landmark Means for Cryptocurrency’s Price

The cryptocurrency has hit a major milestone.<p>Filed Under Blockchain & Cryptocurrency<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox …

Bitcoin

Price of Bitcoin to double in 2018 – but what about Ethereum and Ripple?

Bitcoin shot up in price by more than 1800 percent last year, rocketing from about $1,000 per coin to more than $19,000.<p>But now one expert has said …

Bitcoin

0 to Pro Crypto Trader: Your Ultimate Guide to Bitcoin and Altcoin Investing

<i>If the giant image above looks scary, don’t worry. We’re going to dissect that beast and you’ll know everything you need to and more before the end</i> …

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The Ethereum Scam Database helps you avoid cryptocurrency scammers

The exponential growth the cryptocurrency and blockchain markets are currently experiencing has made the space a breeding ground for all sorts of hacks, malicious activities, and phishing traps. But there is a nifty tool that can help you steer clear of this sort of trouble.<p>The Ethereum Scam …

Identity Theft

15 Amazing Paid iPhone Apps on Sale for Free Download Now : IOS APPS – Page 6

<b>6. Crypto Top Charts</b><p>Crypto Top Charts starts with a list sorted by the market cap of each coin, which helps you monitor the individual strength and …

Amazing

Chinese central bank official reportedly says virtual currency trade needs to end

A senior Chinese central banker says authorities should ban centralized trading of virtual currencies as well as individuals and businesses that …

China

Bitcoin's Big Short Moment Approaches

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are in a bubble of epic proportions.<p>There are signs that end of the bubble is fast approaching.<p>Bitcoin's volatility is …

Business

Here’s why it would be incredibly difficult to ban Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and other cryptocurrencies

A top German banker has said that regulating cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin would need rules to be established across the world because national or …

Bitcoin

Hackers steal $400,000 of crypto-currency

<b>Hackers have stolen $400,000 (£290,000) of the virtual currency Stellar Lumen in an online attack on Saturday.</b><p>The group hijacked the server that hosts BlackWallet, a web-based wallet application that stores lumens and stole 669,920 from users' accounts<p>Stellar Lumen is thought to be the eighth most …

Bitcoin

NEO and Bitcoin Gold Are Today's Cryptocurrency Winners

Several of the world’s most popular cryptocurrencies—including bitcoin and ether—are on the rise today, just days after concerns about new …

Bitcoin Cash

​Petition against bitcoin crackdown to Korean president reaches 200,000

A petition to the Blue House, South Korea's presidential residence, demanding a stop to regulating virtual currency has reached 200,000 signatures …

South Korea

Ethereum traders joke about buying “Lambos,” but Lamborghini just reported record sales

Lamborghini, the Italian maker of racy luxury automobiles, reported record sales today. It delivered 3,815 vehicles to customers last year, its seventh consecutive year of sales growth.<p>Now, correlation is not causation, but Quartz would like to point out that as Lamborghini sales have surged, so …

Business

This microchipped Bitcoin 'wallet' could be the future of cryptocurrencies

<b>Those looking to store their Bitcoin (BTC) and Ripple (XRP) in a vault more secure than an online wallet are in luck, as BiChip has released an</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

Bitcoin: Bears In Full Control

Bitcoin is trying to stage a recovery early this week, but struggles to gain momentum as bears are still in control of the virtual currency. Today’s …

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Cryptocurrencies investor: ‘My neurons are fried ... I’ll lose a million dollars in a day’

So what’s it like being one of the bitcoin millionaires?<p>A New York Times article published over the weekend aims to give a sense of what it’s like …

Bitcoin Prices Stall; Tron Falters While NEO Gains | Investopedia

There was not much change in cryptocurrency markets over the weekend. Its market capitalization reached a high of $752.6 billion on Saturday but …

Bitcoin

Financial data firms scrambling to be top cryptocurrency hub

The crypto-race is on.<p>As the bitcoin, ethereum, ripple and hundreds of other crypto-coins move from niche investments to more widely accepted ones, …

Business

Forget Bitcoin: Here's What You Should Be Investing In Instead

Image: Getty Images<p>Australian fund manager Michael Glennon has blasted cryptocurrency as "useless" and a referred to bitcoin as a “quasi-ponzi …

Warren Buffett

Bitcoin officially has 80 percent of its 21 million coins mined

<b>Bitcoin has surpassed another momentous milestone, with 80 percent of all the available cryptocurrency having been mined so far.</b><p>Around 16.8 million …

Bitcoin

Can Litecoin Continue Its Run In 2018?

Litecoin has struggled after posting a tremendous rally in early December.<p>Litecoin has some advantages including being fast and well-known.<p>On the …

Business

You Can Buy Houses With Bitcoin Now — Here's How Much it Would Take

Despite warnings of a bubble and massively fluctuating values, bitcoin continues to fascinate investors and new industries. And now the housing …

Real Estate

The future of bitcoin: How the cryptocurrency is touted to trade going forward

Not a day goes by when we don’t hear about the frolickings of bitcoin.<p>The digital currency has certainly divided opinion. Punters are forever …

Finance

Why bitcoin is not taking off as a payment method

Bitcoin may be everywhere suddenly, but there’s little reason for everyday people or even merchants to start adopting it as an alternative currency …

Advertising Industry

New Report: Bitcoin Drug Money Laundering Is Highly Centralized

A joint report by Center on Sanctions & Illicit Finance and Elliptic, a cryptocurrency forensics firm, has indicated that Bitcoin laundering for …

Bitcoin

China Escalates Crackdown on Cryptocurrency Trading

China is escalating its clampdown on cryptocurrency trading, targeting online platforms and mobile apps that offer exchange-like services, according …

Business

80% of all bitcoin that will ever exist have already entered circulation

About 80 per cent of the total number of bitcoin in existence have reportedly already been mined.<p>There is a finite supply of bitcoin – 21 million …

Bad News: Republicans Just Closed This Lucrative Cryptocurrency Tax Loophole

Virtual-currency investors won't be able to avoid paying capital-gains tax with this trick any longer.<p>Ready or not, folks, here comes tax season!<p>For …

Investing

My personal Bitcoin nightmare

An accidental investor battles to cash out his one and only Bitcoin<p>John is an old high school friend I mostly see at weddings, so I wasn’t expecting …

Bitcoin

South Korea ban on Bitcoin, Ripple and Ethereum cryptocurrency trading postponed

South Korea appears to have backtracked on plans to ban Bitcoin.<p>Last week, the country’s regulators revealed plans to halt the buying and selling of …

Bitcoin

How the cryptocurrency boom is helping make MDMA a legal prescription drug

Over the last few months, hundreds of billions of dollars have been made in the incredibly dynamic and volatile cryptocurrency market. It's hard to …

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