Category: Bitcoin

There’s More To Cryptocurrency Than Bitcoin

While some older forms of cryptocurrency have been in existence since the 1980’s, most people learned about cryptocurrency through the lens of the monumental rise of Bitcoin. Founded in 2008 under mysterious circumstances, Bitcoin has taken us on a roller coaster ride of epic proportions and created many “new rich” in the process. Just imagine […]

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Silver Is the New GameStop as Musk’s #Bitcoin Stalls

Bitcoin (BTC) quickly settled back into the past couple weeks’ range between roughly $30,000 and $36,000, after a short-lived price spike Friday when Elon Musk, the electric-vehicle and private-spaceflight entrepreneur who’s also reportedly the world’s richest person, added “#bitcoin” to his Twitter profile. “The longer we stay at the current level, the stronger the base […]

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Opinion: This investor in both gold and bitcoin says only one offers real long-term safety

Spoiler alert: I own both gold and Bitcoin in my portfolio. As a longtime participant and observer of the shifting currents of monetary policy and financial markets, I believe both can play vital roles as repositories of value, especially in a world plagued by economic and political uncertainty. But although they share some similarities, there […]

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MicroStrategy stock price doubles following downgrade

Microstrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) stock managed to surge by roughly 113% since 8 Dec when it was downgraded by an analyst from Citigroup On 8 December, 2020, Citigroup, one of the largest banks in the world, decided to downgrade MicroStrategy’s stock. Since then, MSTR stock posted gains of 113.27% as it rallied from $289.45 to $617.31. The […]

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Elon Musk talks Mars, monkey brain implants and Bitcoin in Clubhouse interview

Elon Musk joined the Good Time  Getty Elon Musk, SpaceX and Tesla head honcho, appeared on the exclusive audio-only Clubhouse app Sunday night, joining the Good Time Show to talk all things Mars, becoming a multiplanet species and memes. The app, which allows people to create rooms for conversation, didn’t fare too well. The cap […]

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Best Bitcoin wallets in 2021

The best Bitcoin wallets are easy to use, feature-rich and highly secure, but picking the right option for you can be a little tricky, especially if you’re new to the world of cryptocurrencies. Simply put, once you’ve purchased Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH) or another altcoin via an exchange, you’ll need a secure place to store […]

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Theory of Bitcoin: Craig Wright explains what’s going on with those copyright claims

You’ll want to watch the latest episode of “Theory of Bitcoin” as it’s especially topical—Bitcoin creator Dr. Craig S. Wright and Fabriik’s Ryan X. Charles talk about Dr. Wright’s flurry of copyright claims against BTC-related projects. It’s one of the first times he’s spoken at length about why this is happening, and as always he’s […]

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Bitcoin Association appoints first China-based technical outreach specialist to increase enterprise awareness of Bitcoin SV

ZUG, Switzerland, Feb. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Bitcoin Association, the Switzerland-based global industry organisation that works to advance business with the Bitcoin SV blockchain, today announces that it has appointed Aaron Zhou as its first China-based technical outreach specialist. Zhou’s hire is the latest addition to a growing team of technical and business outreach professionals […]

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5 Cryptocurrencies To Buy Other Than Dogecoin Or Bitcoin

TipRanks 3 Monster Growth Stocks to Beat the Volatility Volatility is back on the menu. Last week brought January’s trading to a close in what amounted to the stock market’s worst month since October. The GameStop saga hogged the headlines as the retail buying frenzy for names with high short interest raised the possibility the […]

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(GBTC), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) – Why XRP Is Skyrocketing As Dogecoin, Bitcoin, Others Retreat

The cryptocurrency XRP is skyrocketing, up 61.8% since Saturday at $0.4769. What Happened: The surge in the digital asset backing the decentralized payments platform Ripple comes even as other major cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) retreat. Bitcoin traded at $33,474.92, down 1.6% over 24 hours at press time late Sunday. Ethereum traded 3.8% […]

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