Bitcoin – 2019-10-18 – Easy News

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Bitcoin Testing Weekly Moving Average That Sparked Last Crypto Bull Market
newsBTC
Now that Bitcoin has broken down from the triangle formation it was trading in, putting an end to months of consolidation, crypto analysts are sifting …

How the world’s largest child porn marketplace was undone by a right-click
Quartz
Customers paid 0.02 Bitcoin (about $160) for “points” that were good for up to 230 downloads, or 0.03 Bitcoin (about $325-$350 at the time, now …

Pressure on Libra From US Intensifies as Congressman Suggests Bitcoin Instead
newsBTC
The majority of US politicians are anti-crypto and Bitcoin . Either through fear, or lack of knowledge, they view digital currencies as a threat to their own …

Bitcoin Back Below $8K — But Is the Macro Bullish Trend Broken?
Cointelegraph
Bitcoin (BTC) price has continued its multiple-day slide, dropping 5.3% over the past two days and 9.6% from it’s $8,800 high 5 days ago. While Bitcoin  …

Bitcoin may have entered a bear market, teasing its lowest level in six months
SiliconANGLE News
Bitcoin may have entered a bear market as the price of the cryptocurrency’s price continued to drop Wednesday to some of its lowest levels in six …

China’s Alipay And Bitcoin Exchange Giant Binance In Shock Clash
Forbes
Bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchanges have been effectively banned in China since 2017, though that hasn’t stopped people trading bitcoin between …

Bitcoin Could Consolidate Until Next Halving in May, Says Cryptocurrency Trader
BeInCrypto
Every time 210,000 blocks are mined on the Bitcoin Network, it goes through an event which is called a halving. This means that the rewards for …

Bitcoin Price May Test $7750 as Selling Pressure Grows
CoinDesk
Bitcoin’s bearish daily candle close (UTC) on October 16 has increased the likelihood of further price drops. The monthly chart has similarities to that of …

Bitcoin Inheritance Solution? Startup to Make Passing on BTC Easy
newsBTC
A startup focused on Bitcoin management has launched a service to make passing on Bitcoin as part of inheritance easier. The service, known as the …

US Congressman: Facebook Should Adopt Bitcoin , Drop Libra Project
Forbes
During the interview, the conversation turned to Facebook’s Libra project and the differences between the social media giant’s offering and Bitcoin .

Bitcoin – 2019-10-17 – Easy News

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Technical Indicator Signals Bitcoin May Rally to $9300 Next
newsBTC
Bitcoin has continued trading sideways despite attempting to break up overnight, and its inability to garner any clear trend comes as multiple altcoins …

Giant Child Porn Site Is Busted as US Follows Bitcoin Trail
Bloomberg
U.S. and Korean authorities say they broke up one of the world’s largest markets for child pornography, a crime that is proliferating at a furious pace …

Crypto Markets Turn Red, While Bitcoin Price Takes a Hit Below $8200
Cointelegraph
Tuesday, Oct. 15 — Bitcoin (BTC) has continued to trade sideways for most part of the day, while taking a sudden dip in recent hours.

Binance Futures’ Bitcoin trading volumes hit a record high
Decrypt
Since the launch of Binance futures’ bitcoin derivatives market in September, 24-hour trading volume had mostly settled in the $250-$500 million …

Bitcoin ‘Sextortion’ Malware Is Worse Than Thought
Forbes
Bitcoin’s massive price increase of the last few years–the price is still up over 10-fold since early 2017 despite last year’s sell-off–has caused hackers …

Sign in with Lightning: New Bitcoin authentication tool goes live
Decrypt
A Bitcoin Lightning Network authentication tool has gone live at Lapps.co, a website featuring a curated selection of Lightning apps (Lapps).

Next Bitcoin Halving Could Squeeze out Retail Miners, But Jury’s Split on Price
Coindesk
Is the next halving going to send bitcoin to the moon? Well, maybe not that fast. As the programmed reduction of the miners’ reward is approaching …

Peter Thiel Backs $200 Million Valuation for Renewable Bitcoin Mining in the US
CoinDesk
One company is driving its business plan straight into the “ bitcoin wastes too much energy” argument and has raised $30 million to do so.

IRS Followed Bitcoin Transactions, Resulting In Takedown Of The Largest Child Exploitation Site …
Forbes
IRS-CI was able to trace bitcoin transactions on the site to people all over the world who were uploading and downloading this material, as well as find …

Bitcoin Prices Drop As Market Suffers Multiple Headwinds
Forbes
Bitcoin prices dipped today as the digital currency struggled with challenges including widespread selling pressure and lackluster sentiment. (Photo …

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Bitcoin Holds at $8300, Trading Above 20-day Moving Average
FreeBitco.in
The Bitcoin price seems to be consolidating above the key level of $8,200. At the time of writing, the Bitcoin price is slightly down by 1.72% at …

Issue #590: Another Lightning implementation appears in the wild
TFTC
Well this is an exciting start to this mid-October Monday in the world of Bitcoin . Seemingly out of nowhere, Electrum, the open-source project that has …

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Bitcoin – 2019-10-16 – Easy News

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Altcoins Energized as XRP, XLM and ZRX Leave Bitcoin Behind
newsBTC
Another day of inactivity and consolidation for Bitcoin has kept the king of crypto just above support. Its lethargy has resulted in another dip in market …

Bitmain CEO Jihan Wu Made An ‘Uncertain’ 2020 Bitcoin Warning
Forbes
Bitcoin halvings, where the number of bitcoin rewarded to miners are cut by half, are generally expected to have a significant effect on the bitcoin  …

Crypto Market And Bitcoin Could Rise Steadily: BCH, Litecoin, EOS, XLM Analysis
newsBTC
Bitcoin (BTC) and the crypto market cap are likely to rise steadily in the near term. Ethereum (ETH), LTC, ripple, bitcoin cash, EOS, TRX, and stellar are …

CME: Despite Pullback in Bitcoin Prices, Investor Interest Is Strong
Cointelegraph
The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group recently tweeted that, despite the Bitcoin (BTC) price pullback, customer interest in CME Bitcoin  …

US Congressman: Facebook Should Add Bitcoin , Not Create Libra
Cointelegraph
United States Rep. Warren Davidson (R) has said that Facebook adding Bitcoin (BTC) to its Calibra wallet would be a “way better idea” than creating …

Renowned Bitcoin Artist Encourages Venezuelan Artists Spread the BTC Word
newsBTC
Perhaps the most well known Bitcoin artist is on a mission to spread the Bitcoin word in Venezuela. Pascal Boyart has been working with the website …

Bitcoin Whales Move Nearly Two Billion Dollars For Next to Nothing
BeInCrypto
The ability to move large sums of money in Bitcoin (BTC) at remarkably low costs continues to prove itself true. Often referred to as ‘whales’, massive …

Texas Bitcoin Mining Startup Gets $50 Million From Peter Thiel to Steal China’s Crypto Crown
Fortune
When it comes to producing Bitcoin , China is the pre-eminent power in the world. The People’s Republic boasts the largest mining companies, and …

Latest Bitcoin price and analysis (BTC to USD)
Yahoo Finance
Bitcoin (BTC) is trading slightly upwards of $8,300 after losing about 5% in value since last week, when BTC was trading above $8,700.

Bitcoin Sees Little Price Boost from Long-Term Bull Cross
CoinDesk
Bitcoin continues to trade flat despite a bullish crossover of the 100- and 200-period moving averages on the three-day chart – a lagging indicator.

Bitcoin – 2019-10-15 – Easy News

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Bitcoin Could Soon Incur Major Volatility as Bears Gain Upper Hand
newsBTC
Bitcoin (BTC) has failed to garner any significant buying pressure after facing a sharp influx of selling pressure yesterday that sent it reeling to the …

Does Crypto Need a Bitcoin ETF? CNBC Analyst Says Maybe Not
newsBTC
If you have followed the Bitcoin industry’s news cycle over the past two years, you likely would have noticed an incessantly recurring trend: Bitcoin  …

Wyckoff Logic Suggests Bitcoin Markdown Has Only Just Begun
newsBTC
At the end of September 2019, Bitcoin broke down from a triangle pattern that it had been trading in throughout the summer months, putting an end to …

Bitcoin Price: Sudden Sunday Drop Has Analysts Eyeing $7.8K Support
Cointelegraph
The behavior mimics multiples occasions in recent weeks and months, during which Bitcoin punctuated periods of flat activity with sudden volatility …

Europol: Bitcoin is the still the dark web’s favorite cryptocurrency
TNW
Bitcoin BTC is still very much the dark web’s favorite cryptocurrency, but those looking to cover their tracks are slowly learning to use privacy-focused …

Bitcoin Price: 2 Key Indicators Suggest Accumulation Underway Below $10K
Cointelegraph
Bitcoin (BTC) finished a volatile week at $8,282 which is a 5% increase for the week but still 6% away from the highs of over $8,800. This morning …

Researchers find Bitcoin sextortion malware also mines Monero
TNW
Analysts have reportedly discovered the source of the sextortion emails that’ve plagued the internet since last year — the ones that demand Bitcoin  …

Alipay to ban all Bitcoin transactions
Yahoo Finance
Chinese payments platform Alipay will ban all transactions related to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The news was confirmed on Alipay’s official …

Bitcoin Readies For Next Big Move After Slow Weekend
newsBTC
The weekend has been largely lethargic for Bitcoin and crypto markets with little movement out of their trading ranges. A couple of tests of resistance …

Bitcoin Forms Coveted EMA Bull Cross Amidst Early Morning Surge
newsBTC
After drifting lower throughout the day yesterday, Bitcoin’s bulls have attempted to push the cryptocurrency higher and have been able to propel BTC’s …

Bitcoin – 2019-10-14 – Easy News

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Android Tool Lets You Check Crypto Payment Apps for Double-Spends
Bitcoin News (press release)
Whoever created Bitcoin elegantly solved the difficult task, but a growing ecosystem of related products and services comes with new threats and …

6 Monitoring Websites That Help Track Bitcoin Cash Data
Bitcoin News (press release)
When it comes to cryptocurrency networks and markets, there’s a lot to keep track of. Thankfully there’s also now a bunch of dedicated bitcoin cash …

Bitcoin Price: Which Countries Have the Biggest Premiums?
Cointelegraph
Up until early 2018, major cryptocurrency markets the likes of South Korea and Japan demonstrated high premiums for Bitcoin . At the 2017 peak, …

Tales of Crypto-Currency: Bitcoin Jihad in Syria and Beyond
Daily Beast
First was the increasing popularity of cryptocurrencies like Ethereum, Monero, Lumens, Zcash, and of course Bitcoin , along with the increasing ease of …

Is This The Real Reason Behind Bitcoin’s Latest Sell-Off?
Forbes
Bitcoin has been struggling recently after a period of stability, suddenly moving sharply lower at the end of last month. The bitcoin price, which is still …

If $7700 Holds, Bitcoin Price Could Soon Surge by 20%
newsBTC
On Saturday evening, the Bitcoin price started to show hints of weakness after a short bout of consolidation. As of the time of writing this, the leading …

Could Bitcoin Collapse By 25% to $6000? GBTC Premium Implies So
newsBTC
As reported by NewsBTC yesterday, the Bitcoin (BTC) price has been relatively trendless as of late, falling under $8,300 after attempting to consolidate …

‘Closer Than Ever’ to Bitcoin ETF, Says Bitwise Ahead of SEC Deadline
Cointelegraph
Executives at Bitwise Asset Management are highly optimistic as the deadline for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) …

Fun Fact: Bitcoin Price is Up 838000000% in Ten Years’ Time
newsBTC
Since its birth in 2009, Bitcoin has been on a remarkable run. The cryptocurrency was at first a currency for the fringe — used by those that wanted to …

XRP Keeps On Rallying, As Bitcoin , ETH, And XLM Are Catching Up — What’s Next?
Forbes
After stabilizing in the previous week, major cryptocurrencies rose last week. Once again, XRP took the lead, with Bitcoin , ETH, and XLM registering …

Bitcoin – 2019-10-13 – Easy News

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Major Bitcoin Proponents Ask Court to Drop $4B Network Hijacking Lawsuit
Bitcoinist
Several prominent players tightly related to the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) cryptocurrency network asked to be dismissed from a suit over their alleged …

Bitcoin May Target $5000 in Near Term as Momentum Falters
newsBTC
After surging from its recent lows of $7,800, Bitcoin has been unable to extend its upwards momentum and has continued trading sideways within the …

Bitcoin in freefall after rejection from daily 200 EMA
Yahoo Finance
Bitcoin has made a 5.5% move to the downside this morning following a swift rejection from the 200 exponential moving average on the daily chart.

PoS Will Make Ethereum More Secure Than Bitcoin , Says Vitalik Buterin
Cointelegraph
Buterin started his presentation by talking about Bitcoin and paying homage to its pseudonymous creator Satoshi Nakamoto, noting that he created …

Bitcoin Price Rejected at Key Level Near $9000
Cointelegraph
Over the past five days, Bitcoin (BTC) has rallied more than $1,000, from $7,770 to $8,835, giving the crypto space hope of further upside. Bitcoin’s Oct.

VanEck: 4 Reasons Why Bitcoin Improves Investment Portfolio Upside
Cointelegraph
Major United States investment management firm VanEck has listed four reasons why Bitcoin (BTC) improves an investment portfolio upside. On Oct. 8 …

Bitmain CEO Claims Bitcoin Halving May Not Spark Bull Run
newsBTC
Analysts and investors alike have long looked towards Bitcoin’s halving as a potential catalyst that could spark the next massive parabolic rally and …

With Only 12000 Bitcoin Millionaires, What is The Potential to Be One?
newsBTC
Bitcoin is many things to many different people. For some it is a store of wealth, for others it is a hedge against local economic oppression, but for many …

Bitcoin breaks over $8800, but the bears respond “not today”
Decrypt
An hour later, Bitcoin bears counterattacked, pushing the token down and closing the next candle below $8,500. That move canceled not only the …

Bakkt Bitcoin Trading Volume Suddenly Explodes, Jumping 800%
Forbes
Now, after a slow start, bitcoin futures contracts being traded on the Intercontinental Exchange-backed bitcoin and crypto platform finally appear to be …

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Bitcoin Breaks Strong Resistance Level of $8300
FreeBitco.in
Bitcoin has, once again, started displaying strong signs of recovery after dropping to new lows last week. After hovering around the $8,000 mark for …

Bitcoin – 2019-10-12 – Easy News

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If Bitcoin -Avocado Price Correlation Continues, BTC May Be Toast
CCN.com
Bitcoin’s status as an uncorrelated asset is about to be revoked, as a scarily close relationship to the price of avocados implies that the digital currency …

Miners May Be Perpetuating Bitcoin Volatility as Analysts Anticipate Significant Drop
newsBTC
After finding some stability following its bullish upwards movement earlier this week, Bitcoin’s momentum has faltered and is showing bearish signs …

At Devcon, Bitcoin Developer Amir Taaki Foresees a ‘DarkTech Renaissance’
CoinDesk
Nobody in the cryptocurrency space is thinking big enough. That was the message from bitcoin developer and former Kurdish YPG militia member …

Is Bitcoin a Safe Haven Like Gold? These Four Charts Say Not Yet
CoinDesk
Investors are beginning to have a clear sense why bitcoin exists: it’s digital gold, a narrative that has emerged clearly as other assets flounder, gasping …

2 Key Indicators Show ETH, BNB Could Rally as Bitcoin Price Eyes $9K
Cointelegraph
As 2019 nears its end, Bitcoin price (BTC) looks back on an overall positive year. Crypto’s largest asset rose from $3,330 to $13,880 in the first half of …

Bravio lets you play lotteries using Bitcoin
Decrypt
Bitcoin .com announced Wednesday a partnership with the Canadian gaming and lottery company Bravio Technologies to upload Bitcoin and Bitcoin  …

Bitcoin Price Rallies to Touch $8600 While Altcoins Follow
Cointelegraph
Bitcoin seven-day price chart. Source: Coin360. Ether (ETH), meanwhile, followed suit and rallied in sync with most of its fellow altcoins, showing a …

Bullish Cross on Daily MACD Points to $12K Bitcoin in November
newsBTC
Following a continued downtrend and recent lows around $7,700 being defended by bulls, Bitcoin price is currently trading at $8,300 after a surge to …

Bitcoin Rally Stalls Despite Bullish Market Structure
newsBTC
Bitcoin (BTC) incurred a sudden influx of buying pressure yesterday that sent its price surging past its previous resistance levels and allowed it to gain …

Bitcoin Price Looks North Despite SEC’s Latest ETF Rejection
CoinDesk
Bitcoin’s short-term bullish view remains intact. Daily chart indicators are biased bullish, while the 4-hour chart is reporting a bullish reversal pattern.