It’s Officially Alt Season! – Bitcoinist.com

This morning a plane crashed en route from Addis Ababa to Nairobi killing 157 people.  Given the cause of the crash is still unknown, and this is the second such incident involving Boeing’s new 737 Max 8 plane, several countries including China and Indonesia have ordered all 737 Max 8s grounded until further notice. That’s …

How Rising Bitcoin Holdings of May Push BTC Price Up Significantly

The cryptocurrency industry was born during the fallout of the 2008 economic crisis that caused the Great Recession. Satoshi Nakamoto designed Bitcoin as the first-ever cryptocurrency with the goal of removing the control governments and banks had over individual’s funds. Nakamoto designed the BTC supply to have a hard cap so that the cryptocurrency would …

US Regulators Should Give Bitcoin Some Breathing Space

The voices of a growing number of influential politicians and innovators are more loudly proclaiming the importance of preserving the United States’ supposed lead in the cryptocurrency industry.  ‘The US Cannot Afford to Lose Its Place as the Front-Runner in Crypto’ The importance of maintaining world technological supremacy is gaining momentum. In the United States, …

Crypto Tidbits: Fidelity’s Bitcoin Offering Live, Starbucks May Accept Cryptocurrency

Prospects for the crypto space remain bright. Over the past week, Wall Street giant Fidelity Investments has soft-launched its digital asset branch, Starbucks is purportedly looking to accept Bitcoin, and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has only doubled-down on his support for BTC and its respective ecosystem. Crypto Tidbits: Fidelity’s Crypto Branch Live, Serving Select List …

Twitter CEO Reveals His Latest Bitcoin Purchase to 4 Million Followers

If Jack Dorsey, CEO of both Twitter and Square, isn’t heralding wide-scale adoption of bitcoin, no one is. The tech entrepreneur’s 4.15 million Twitter followers now know that he owns a Trezor hardware wallet and he used BTC to make the purchase via the Square Cash app. At the current BTC price, he paid approximately …

Crypto Tokens Enjin, ICON Soar 20% but Bitcoin Remains Woefully Stable

Throughout the past several days, Bitcoin has remained relatively stable at $3,900. The stability of BTC has led crypto tokens to record massive spikes in the range of 10 to 100 percent. Enjin Coin, for instance, the native cryptocurrency of a gaming-focused blockchain network called Enjin, surged by 100 percent at its daily peak following …

Analyst Claims Bitcoin (BTC) Posed for Move Towards 4,400, But Could the Case for Bulls be Fading?

Bitcoin’s price has continued to climb today following a recent period of choppy sideways trading. Although BTC’s climb to above $3,900 is certainly positive for the cryptocurrency, it is now approaching the low-$4,000 region, which has historically been a strong level of resistance for the cryptocurrency. Although Bitcoin has not incurred any significant buying volume, …