Discovering Bitcoin Part 6: Digital Contracts

This is the sixth installment of bitcoiner Giacomo Zucco’s series “Discovering Bitcoin: A Brief Overview From Cavemen to the Lightning Network.” Read the Introduction to his series, Discovering Bitcoin Part 1: About Time, Discovering Bitcoin Part 2: About People, Discovering Bitcoin Part 3: Introducing Money, Discovering Bitcoin Part 4: A Wrong Turn (New Plan Needed)! …

“Bullish” Bitcoin Escapes Another Breakdown Assault

Bitcoin dramatically recovered overnight on Friday as investors/speculators digested the prospects of central banks’ easing measures. The benchmark cryptocurrency established a session high of $10,309.84 on San Francisco-based Coinbase exchange. The move upside brought its gains up by as much as $723.98, or 7.55 percent, as measured from yesterday’s session low of $9,585.86. Elsewhere in …

New Research Shows How Young Adults Drive the Cryptocurrency Revolution

Are Millennials and Gen Zers (post-millennials) driving the growth in adoption of cryptocurrencies? A growing amount of recent research suggests that the overall increase in society’s acceptance of the technology is exponential and is concentrated among the youngest cohort of the population. If you’ve been to cryptocurrency conventions or meetups, you’ll be aware that this …

XRP Races Towards Key Resistance Level as Bulls Roar

After facing months of lackluster price action, XRP’s bulls have finally awoken and are now propelling the cryptocurrency’s price towards a key region of resistance and it may incur significantly further gains before it slows down anytime soon. This upwards momentum has made XRP a market-leader over the past 48-hours, and a break above its …

Discovering Bitcoin Part 2: About People

This is the second installment of bitcoiner Giacomo Zucco’s series “Discovering Bitcoin: A Brief Overview From Cavemen to the Lightning Network.” Read the Introduction to his series and Discovering Bitcoin Part 1: About Time. In this installment, we will build on the previously acquired strategies of storing wealth, investing that stored wealth, and increasing productivity …

BitMEX, Binance Bosses Duke It Out On Twitter

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has sparked the wrath of BitMEX, one of its biggest competitors after claiming to have invented an essential bitcoin trading tool.  Hayes to CZ: Attend My Bitcoin Derivatives Trading 101 In a Twitter debate which continues to play out, Changpeng Zhao, known as CZ in cryptocurrency circles went head to head with …

Bitcoin Price (BTC) At Clear Risk of Further Declines

Bitcoin price failed to hold the key $10,300 and $10,250 support levels against the US Dollar. The price is currently trading with a bearish bias and recently tested the $10,000 support area. There is a key bearish trend line forming with resistance near $10,340 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from …