Cryptocurrency

4 Things You Really Need To Know Before You Buy Bitcoin

Ready or not, cryptocurrency will soon be entering the mainstream.<p>Bitcoin has been part of the Internet's background noise for a while now. Enthusiasts have been raving about it since its launch in 2009. They've talked about the freedom of a currency that isn't controlled by a national bank. …

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Bitcoin cash price jumps above $1,000 in stunning rise

Bitcoin cash, the newly created cryptocurrency, just smashed a fresh record high.<p>The cryptocurrency, which was formed when bitcoin's blockchain …

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Dash Jumps to New All Time High on News of Arizona State University Partnership, Reaches Fifth Place in Market Cap

Fortune and Dash Force News both report that Dash is launching a “Blockchain Research Lab” in partnership with Arizona State University. The new lab …

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What Prospective Bitcoin Investors Can Learn From Another Industry

Bitcoin's market capitalization surpassed $71 billion.<p>An increasing number of banks are releasing commentary on cryptocurrencies.<p>It is important to …

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Members of the US Congress Plan to Create a Compliant Version of Bitcoin

<b>It looks like Bitcoin may see yet another regulatory turn of events in the US. More specifically, three members of Congress are working on</b> …

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Toronto Receives its First Ethereum ATMs, Targeting Mainstream Adoption

LocalCoinATM, the Ontario-based bitcoin and Ethereum ATM manufacturer, has installed its first batch of Ethereum ATMs in Canada. These were installed …

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After Misleading Users, BitPay is Being 'Forked'

<b>A backlash against BitPay for misleading users has resulted in their software being forked, meaning its code will be altered so that users have a</b> …

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What is the best startup business idea in bitcoin ?

“<i>Business opportunities in bitcoin is many, Choose the wise one “</i><p>As now, bitcoin are become everywhere, every typical people getting a new business …

Small Business

New law on virtual currency, online transactions in Alabama | Miami Herald

Alabama has a new law on virtual currency and online transactions.<p>Al.com reports that the Alabama Monetary Transmission Act became law this month and …

Business

Dash To Host Its First Ever Global Conference

<i>London Event Will Be Held On The Eve of The World Blockchain Forum</i><p>Dash, the world's leading payments-focused digital currency, announced today it …

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Mining's big soliloquy: to merge or not

With gold trading at around $1,200 an ounce, and ore grades declining fast in South Africa, miners are being forced to close down or sell assets.<p>The …

South Africa

Indonesian Workers Using Bitcoin for Liquid Wage Transfers

A recent Twitter post from Tuur Demester, the Editor-in-Chief at Adamant Research, indicates the increasingly widespread use of Bitcoin for its …

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CNBC Credits Bitcoin Cash Spike to Increased Mining Profits

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) had a stunning 48 hours, rising a stunning 375% from the lows of early August, largely driven by mining profitability.

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This 25-year-old made a fortune in bitcoin — now he travels the world partying and plotting the future of money

Jeremy Gardner was returning from a safari in South Africa — where he flew out to attend AfrikaBurn, a regional Burning Man festival — when he came into cell service. He checked Twitter, where he follows other bitcoin-watchers, to see how his investments were doing.<p>"I saw that bitcoin had broken …

Business

Ethereum Announces Metropolis Hard Fork Coming Late September

With all the hubbub about Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash in the news, Ethereum has been overlooked by some.<p>However, the Ethereum Developer team has just …

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'Bitcoin cash' surges 40% in single day as investors bet on its faster processing speeds

The bitcoin offshoot, bitcoin cash, soared Friday after indications the alternative digital currency could achieve its goal of speeding up …

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Where Strippers Dance for Bitcoin

Welcome to the wave of the future.<p>Fans are used to trading purchased “tokens” for webcam shows with their favorite porn stars online but now they can take it one step further: trading tokens to interact with adult stars face to face.<p>Welcome to the exciting new world of bitcoin. Untraceable and …

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$700 and Rising: What's Driving the Price of Bitcoin Cash?

Bitcoin cash surged above $700 today, passing a notable milestone amidst a two-day rally during which the price of the cryptocurrency more than …

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Watch out for Ripple crypto, rivaling Bitcoin and Ethereum

Just when you think you're getting the hang of understanding cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum, another disruptive currency enters the …

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Wall Street strategist Tom Lee sees bitcoin surging to $6,000 next year, $25,000 by 2022

Bitcoin has had a stellar year and one of Wall Street's top strategists thinks it can rise 40 percent more by next year.<p>Tom Lee, founder of Fundstrat …

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Hackers create fake Bittrex cryptocurrency site to steal users' login credentials and money

The fake site was reportedly designed to perfectly mimic the legitimate Bittrex site.<p>Cryptocurrency trading sites have increasingly come under attack …

Security

Bitcoin to Form a Third Currency. When Does it End? | Investopedia

Is Bitcoin having an existential crisis? After months of turbulence between the developers and the mining community, Bitcoin split into two different …

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Regulators Play Catch-Up in Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency Craze

Federal regulators are playing a game of catch-up when it comes to monitoring the legal and tax effects stemming from the explosion of investment in …

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Australia moves to regulate bitcoin

Australia plans to regulate digital currencies like bitcoin as part of an effort to bolster anti-money laundering laws, the FT reports. Reforms …

Business

From junk bonds to cryptocurrencies, three reasons why markets may be losing their minds

If you own junk bonds, cryptocurrencies, or exotic exchange-traded funds, congrats! You are probably feeling pretty rich right now.<p>But so much money is pouring into these and other risky assets that sober-minded analysts are worried that markets have gone haywire. Three things stand out, in …

Business

Investor Who Predicted 2008 Mortgage Crisis Bearish About Bitcoin

Investor Peter Schiff has remained bearish about the future of Bitcoin and other digital currencies despite their sustained solid performance as of …

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World's Largest Bitcoin Exchange Bitflyer Expands into US Market - Bitcoin News

News<p><b>Bitflyer, Japan’s and the world’s largest</b> <b>bitcoin exchange by volume, has announced its expansion into the US market this fall. It is launching a</b> …

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Bitcoin Is Splitting Once Again - Are You Ready?

Whether you’re ready for it or not, it’s going to happen. We will witness another Bitcoin hard fork in three months. This time it will be backed by …

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The Rise of the Crypto Hedge Fund | Investopedia

Hedge funds have long been a popular choice for risk-averse investors and rely on the fund’s visionary founder and teams of analysts to guide their …

Finance

Segwit2x and Bitcoin Core Drama Flares Up 'Community' Tension - Bitcoin News

News<p><b>On August 17 the bitcoin payment processing company Bitpay published a blog post about Segwit2x that stirred quite a bit of controversy with the</b> …

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