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Github is backing up the codebases for Bitcoin Core and Ethereum under the Arctic ice in Svalbard
The Block Crypto
Bitcoin Core maintainer Wladimir van der Laan told CoinDesk that current methods of record-keeping are indeed fragile. On the other hand, he said, …

Bitcoin Is Suddenly Soaring And Smashing The Dow, S&P 500, And Nasdaq Indexes
Forbes
The bitcoin price hit $7,236 on he Luxembourg-based bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp earlier today before falling back under $7,000. The …

Bitcoin payments on dark markets most impacted by coronavirus pandemic: Chainalysis report
The Block Crypto
While bitcoin flows into gambling services remain uncorrelated to price and the amount of merchant services usage is relatively resilient to the price …

Bitcoin Closes Q1 With Historic Darth Maul Candle: Here’s What it Means
newsBTC
But what does this rare and explosive candlestick pattern typically indicate, and what could this mean for Bitcoin price in the future? First Quarter 2020 in …

Bitcoin Reaches $6.8K, 7-Day High as US Unemployment Hits 6.6 Million
Cointelegraph
Bitcoin (BTC) hit its highest level in a week on April 2 as fresh upside followed more misery for the world economy thanks to coronavirus.

Gold Is ‘Toilet Paper’ for the Rich, Bitcoin for the Poor — Max Keiser
Cointelegraph
Keiser: people will “flock en masse” to BTC. Once supplies are bought up and stockpiled, the only alternative left is Bitcoin . He summarized: “I predict — …

Bitcoin Climbs More Than 15% As Investors Flock To Safety
Forbes
Bitcoin prices rallied roughly 17% in less than 24 hours, as sustained concerns about economic turmoil helped push investors toward safe-haven …

Here’s Why Bitcoin Price Just Spiked to $7.3K, Liquidating $90M
Cointelegraph
The Bitcoin (BTC) price spiked from $6,900 to $7,300 across major cryptocurrency exchanges, liquidating $90 million on BitMEX and Bitfinex alone.

Ethereum Founder Tells Bitcoin Dev: BTC Wasn’t Always ‘Digital Gold’
Cointelegraph
Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin was involved in a spat with a Bitcoin developer on Twitter yesterday, when he suggested BTC was originally …

Bitcoin Enters Historically Strong Quarter With 3% Price Gain
Coindesk
Historical data suggests bitcoin could put in a positive performance in the second quarter. Bitcoin is currently trapped in a pennant pattern on the daily …

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Bill Gates’s YouTube ‘ Bitcoin giveaway’ is a big fat scam
Naked Security
In honor to cryptoenthusiasts and in support of the cryptocurrency market. Then came the rules, a schedule of how much Bitcoin you’d need to send to …

Three Key Reasons Why Bitcoin Could Plunge Below $5000 in April
newsBTC
Expansionary policies led many top analysts to predict an extended upside rally in the bitcoin markets. Robert Breedlove, the founder & CEO of Parallax …

BitMEX Operator Ups Grant for Bitcoin Development to $100K
Coindesk
The company behind derivatives exchange BitMEX is increasing the grant it pays to one of the developers responsible for keeping the Bitcoin Core …

How Financial Models Could Move Bitcoin’s Price After the Halving
Coindesk
Currently, the reward is 12.5 bitcoins per block. The next halving will occur, soon, in May 2020. Built into the protocol to control bitcoin’s (BTC) inflation, …

QR code generator scam steals thousands in Bitcoin
Naked Security
Here’s one: fake bitcoin QR generators. According to web developer and cryptocurrency enthusiast Harry Denley, a wily scammer has been operating …

Why The Bitcoin Halving Will Change Everything
Bitcoinist
In six weeks the number of Bitcoins produced with each block will be reduced to 6.25. This reward halving has long been predicted to put upward …

Bitcoin Hash Rate Drop: Miners, the Halving and Coronavirus Suspected
Cointelegraph
The Bitcoin (BTC) network hash rate took a steep dive on March 26, dropping by a whopping 15.95%, which is a 45% sink from its peak highs of 2020.

How to Trade Bitcoin Using Leverage and Not Worry About Liquidation
Cointelegraph
By trading options markets, one can predetermine maximum gains and losses, even with volatile assets like Bitcoin (BTC). Despite being far more …

Here’s how much bitcoin beat the Dow and S&P 500 in the first quarter
CNBC
Bitcoin fell over 10% in the first quarter of 2020 posting smaller declines than major U.S. stock indexes. The Dow secured its worst first-quarter …

Bitcoin All-Time High in 2020? Chances Are Only 4%, Options Market Signals
Coindesk
While many analysts are predicting a bitcoin (BTC) bull run, the options market sees a very low probability of the cryptocurrency hitting a new record …

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Money Printer Go Brrrrr: Bitcoin’s solution to the Federal Reserve.
Digg
Bitcoin is a virtual currency created in 2008. What makes Bitcoin unique is that it is the first scarce digital asset without a centralized owner. The bitcoins  …

Bitcoin – 2020-04-01 – Easy News

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Bitcoin Network Activity Has Plunged, What is Going On?
Bitcoinist
The crypto market is recovering from the price drop earlier this month, yet the daily number of Bitcoin transactions continues to decline. This data …

Latest Bitcoin price and analysis (BTC to USD)
Coin Rivet
Bitcoin has bounced by 7.68% from its low of $5,900 on Sunday despite remaining well below the $6,800 level of resistance after a rejection on Friday …

Bitcoin Whale Sends 5500 BTC to Binance Worth $33.8M
Bitcoinist
Looking at the wallet transaction data, it shows that the 5,500 bitcoins have been ‘spent’ and sent to a number of other new wallet addresses. Bitcoin  …

HIVE Blockchain Acquires Bitcoin Mining Facility for $2.8M
Cointelegraph
According to Frank Holmes, interim executive chairman of HIVE: “The acquisition provides us with an advanced, operating Bitcoin mining facility ready to …

Coinbase Reports Record Bitcoin Buying Amid March 12 Crash
Cointelegraph
Bitcoin (BTC) was the most-traded crypto asset during the crash, with Coinbase estimating total BTC trading was six times the average during the …

Bitcoin Price Pumps $600 to CME Gap, but $6.6K May Be End for Bulls
Cointelegraph
The price of Bitcoin (BTC) retraced to $5,800 over the weekend, which left the markets with an open CME gap between $5,900 and $6,620. Aside from …

Bitcoin & Stocks Rise as US Economy Grinds to a Halt — Furloughs Soar
Cointelegraph
Monday proved to be a surprisingly fruitful day for Bitcoin (BTC) price as the digital asset rallied 12.73% to $6,599 before pulling back to $6,380 a few …

Bitcoin Mining Operation Riot Blockchain Fearful Of COVID-19 Impact
Forbes
Bitcoin mining, as an operation, requires mostly hardware and energy to operate as mining rigs are set up to solve logarithmic equations to unlock …

Bitcoin And Crypto World Rocked By Massive $400 Million Binance Bid For CoinMarketCap—Report
Forbes
The world’s biggest bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange, Binance, is in talks to acquire popular crypto data site CoinMarketCap, it has been reported.

Bitcoin’s Recent Recovery Won’t Salvage a Terrible Month for Prices
Coindesk
While bitcoin has climbed sharply from recent lows below $4,000, it’s still on track to end March with a double-digit price loss. The top cryptocurrency …

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BTC | ETH
Blockchain.com
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Bitcoin – 2020-03-31 – Easy News

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The Law Is Coming for Bitcoin , Warns Satoshi Claimant Craig Wright
Cointelegraph
One of Bitcoin’s biggest attractions is its supposedly permissionless, authority-resistant nature. But according to Wright, these are illusions. Wright claims …

Bitcoin Follows Stock Markets Higher; How Long Will They Move in Lockstep?
Coindesk
“I think we see equities much lower so it will be interesting to see if bitcoin follows,” said Chris Thomas, head of digital assets at Swissquote Bank. ‘Still …

Bitcoin Dips Below 6347.4 Level, Down 4%
Yahoo Finance
Bitcoin was trading at 6,347.4 by 13:24 (17:24 GMT) on the Investing.com Index, down 3.67% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage loss …

The 9 biggest companies fuelling Bitcoin’s growth
Decrypt
Bitcoin futures exchange BitMEX published a research report on March 28 detailing what organizations are currently funding and supporting the …

Bitcoin , Stablecoins, DeFi and Privacy: How COVID-19 Is Changing Key Crypto Narratives
Coindesk
How the once-in-a-generation COVID-19 pandemic is shifting the way we think and talk about different parts of the crypto industry – from bitcoin (BTC) …

Can Bitcoin Survive the Climate Change Revolution?
CoinDesk
Bitcoin supporters might point out that PlayStation, for instance, uses up about as much power as the Bitcoin network, according to research by Bitwise …

Crypto Traders See Bitcoin (But Not Ethereum) Surging To All-Time Highs In 2020—Here’s Why
Forbes
Bitcoin investors are confident bitcoin , by far the most valuable cryptocurrency, will see a fresh … [+] …

Bitcoin Price Falls Below $6000 on Declining Trading Volume
Cointelegraph
For the short term, Bitcoin will need to hold $5,850 or traders will set their sights on $5,700, a point where the price has found support at least 5 times …

The best ways to exchange Bitcoin to PayPal
AZ Big Media
You probably know that Bitcoin became popular because people can buy, sell or store them and earn extra money. Three years ago, the price for Bitcoin  …

Bitcoin Diverges From Falling Equities With $500 Price Rise
CoinDesk
Bitcoin is looking buoyant Monday despite renewed risk aversion in traditional markets. The top cryptocurrency by market value picked up bids near …

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Bitcoin Impressively Trades Above $6.5k; Yet Faces a Notable Sell-Off
CryptoNewsZ
Bitcoin breaks above the major resistance at $6,000 and has hit an intraday high at $6,990 after a week of a static bearish move. Previously, the coin …

Here’s Why 100 SMA Could Spark Fresh Bitcoin Rally In Near Term
newsBTC
Bitcoin failed to surpass the $7,000 resistance and declined below $6,500 against the US Dollar. BTC is likely to bounce back as long as it is above …

Bitcoin is in Worst Dip: Is it the Right Time to Buy?
CryptoNewsZ
The most affected is definitely the Bitcoin exchange prices. The pricing which was expected to soar as high as $10,112, saw a rapid plunge to nearly …

BitMEX Research Unveils Who Funds Bitcoin Network Development
Cointelegraph
On the other hand, Bitcoin research firm, Chaincode Labs, is the largest financial supporter of Bitcoin Core software development. The researchers note:.

Bitcoin Rallied 80% Without Any Gov’t Bailout: Time to Get Bullish?
Cointelegraph
The Bitcoin (BTC) price remained relatively sideways last week and not once did it test resistance or support of the descending channel identified in …

Bitcoin Dips Below 6093.4 Level, Down 2%
Yahoo Finance
It was the largest one-day percentage loss since March 27. The move downwards pushed Bitcoin’s market cap down to $111.9B, or 0.00% of the total …

Bitcoins on the Move — Is BTC Price Inversely Correlated to Mempool Size?
Cointelegraph
Bitcoin’s mempool size reached a record-high value at over 130MB/block during January 2018, days after Bitcoin price slightly crossed its all-time high at …

Bitcoin To Reach New Highs? Not So Fast!
Bitcoinist
A growing number of Bitcoin analysts are sounding the alarm about the need for the flagship cryptocurrency to prove its worth during the current …

Network of Fake Bitcoin QR Code Generators Stole $45000 in March
Cointelegraph
The malicious websites are bitcoin -barcode-generator.com, bitcoinaddresstoqrcode.com, bitcoins -qr-code.com, btc-to-qr.com, create- bitcoin -qr-code.

Does Bitcoin Price Follow a ‘4-Year Cycle’?
Bitcoinist
Bitcoin and crypto analyst Benjamin Cohen has released a video that takes issue with the cyclical price theories held by many crypto advocates.

Bitcoin – 2020-03-29 – Easy News

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Strange Days: S&P 500 Is More Volatile Than Bitcoin This Month
Coindesk
Meanwhile, bitcoin’s (BTC) volatility gauge stood at 138 percent on Wednesday compared to the average volatility of 65 percent seen in the March …

Bitcoin Scams Continue to Exploit Covid-19 Chaos in UK
Cointelegraph
Following a warning from the national watchdog earlier this month, regional authorities across the United Kingdom say Bitcoin scammers are using the …

Can Bitcoin Rally Next Week? Skeptical Analyst Throws Light
Bitcoinist
A number of signals continue to tie Bitcoin to the present global economic crisis. Although the flagship cryptocurrency has shown stability over the past …

Bitcoin Price Drops to $6.1K Shortly After Equities Markets Close Red
Cointelegraph
After trading in the $6,450 to $6,850 range for the past eight days, Bitcoin (BTC) price finally made a larger move, this time to the downside, as the …

Latest Bitcoin price and analysis (BTC to USD)
Coin Rivet
Bitcoin may be edging towards a major breakout above $7,000 after consolidating healthily in the $6,400 to $6,800 region over the past three days …

US Holding Firm Halted Mining Business After Bitcoin Crashed Below $4K
Cointelegraph
Although the cryptocurrency markets have slightly recovered following massive sell-offs in mid-March, Bitcoin’s (BTC) faltering price has led to notable …

Bitcoin and Ether Prices Stagnate as Traders Take Wait-and-See Approach
Yahoo Finance
After staging a recovery earlier this week, cryptocurrencies were stuck in a holding pattern Friday afternoon. Bitcoin (BTC) and ether (ETH) appeared …

Bitcoin Price Decline Prompts US Mining Firm to Shut Down ‘Indefinitely’
Coindesk
Digital Farms, a California-based cryptocurrency mining company, is putting its operations on hold due to the recent decline in bitcoin’s (BTC) price.

Cloudbet Offers eSports Betting With Bitcoin , Bitcoin Cash, and Ethereum
TimesOfCasino (blog)
Cloudbet is the world’s leading bitcoin sportsbook and online bitcoin casino platform, which is completely licensed and regulated with satisfied …

Bitcoin Will ‘Moon’ If The US Creates A New Digital Dollar
Forbes
The bitcoin price has struggled to climb along with traditional markets this week after taking a big … [+] step down earlier in the month–though bitcoin  …

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Bitcoin Halving Countdown
Cex.io
The next bitcoin halving is expected in May 2020. At that time, the amount of BTC mined per block will decrease from 12.5 to 6.25. What are the possible …

Bitcoin – 2020-03-28 – Easy News

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Bitcoin Price Analysis: 7K is a step too far…..for now
FXStreet
BTC/USD 4-hour chart. Bitcoin is trading 0.55% lower on Thursday and the market is strangely quiet. The candles are worryingly small and this can …

Japanese Investors Taking Advantage Of Bitcoin Sell-Off – Exchange
Cryptonews
The post also noted that Google searches for the term ‘ bitcoin halving’ has soared in recent months, suggesting that this is something retail investors are …

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC mining difficulty is set to decrease by 15.95% – bulls should adopt the …
FXStreet
Bitcoin has barely moved in recent 24 hours. The first digital asset is changing hands at $6,600 with no clear short-term direction. BTC/USD hit the …

UK Counties Warn of Bitcoin Scams Using Coronavirus as a Hook
Coindesk
U.K residents are being warned against scammers claiming to offer information on locals infected with coronavirus for payments in bitcoin .

Investors Regained Confidence in Bitcoin Amid Price Recovery, Data Suggests
Yahoo Finance
A sudden bitcoin price crash similar to the one seen a few weeks ago now looks unlikely, with exchange deposits having dropped by over 30 percent …

CME Group Explores Bitcoin Mining to Boost Profits for Shareholders
Bitcoinist
A nominee for CME Group’s board of directors Dante Federighi wants the company to start mining Bitcoin . CME Group ‘Needs to Get in Front of This …

Do or Die For Bitcoin Bulls: Here’s What Could Trigger A Strong Rally
newsBTC
Bitcoin is slowly rising and trading above the $6,750 level against the US Dollar. BTC price must claim the $7,000 resistance to start a strong rally in …

Monero (XMR) Quietly Gains 99.5% as Bitcoin Price Consolidates
Cointelegraph
The altcoin has also performed well in it’s Bitcoin (BTC) pair, recovering 28% since dropping to 0.006134 satoshis. Currently the XMR/BTC pair is …

3 Things Holding Back Bitcoin Price From $7K Right Now
Bitcoinist
Bitcoin has slowly regained value after its major correction two weeks ago. It now appears on the cusp of breaking USD $7,000 yet every gain is …

Miners Are Selling More Bitcoin Than They Are Mining
Coindesk
While bitcoin (BTC) looks set to prolong its recent bullish moves, those responsible for making new bitcoin have increased their selling. The world’s …

Geopolitical Crisis May Benefit Oil, Gold and CBDCs, Not Bitcoin
Yahoo Finance
Demand for gold is skyrocketing and the clamor for scarce assets in a remote-first world was precisely where bitcoin was supposed to shine. However …

Bitcoin Firms Report Uptick in Demand for Inheritance Services
CoinDesk
Casa Hodl and Unchained Capital said they have seen a dramatic rise in requests for proof-of-death or similar multi-signature wallet schemes that …

Bitcoin , Gold Gain as Fed Prints “Infinite Amount of Cash”
Crypto Briefing
Bitcoin and gold have seen a strong, and growing, correlation throughout the month of March. Market turmoil has investors rushing to safe havens. While …

Bitcoin Paints Two Extremely Bearish Patterns: Death Cross and Double Top
newsBTC
The bitcoin -to-dollar exchange rate corrected by more than 6 percent from its $6,983-top during the European morning session. The pullback raised the …

Rising Wedge Breakdown Threatens $7K Bitcoin Price Target
Cointelegraph
On Wednesday Bitcoin (BTC) price surged higher alongside traditional markets which were likely propelled by the Senate’s approval of the $2 trillion …

Japanese Investors Rushed To Buy The Dip After Bitcoin Bloodbath
Cointelegraph
The number of retail investors registering for an account with Japanese cryptocurrency exchange bitbank spiked by 40% in the week after the Bitcoin  …

Daring Analyst Calls Bitcoin Crash to $2.4K Soon
Bitcoinist
With market data showing a range of conflicting signals, one analyst has now made a bold prediction that Bitcoin will soon see its largest price …

Bitcoin in Rangebound Trading as Equity Markets Fail to See Stimulus Boost
Coindesk
A move above $7,000 is needed to restore the immediate bullish bias. The bitcoin (BTC) market is looking pensive as global equities fail to respond …

Bitcoin Is a Safe Haven for a Worse Storm Than This
Coindesk
Bitcoin (BTC) was designed for many reasons, but one of the most important was to be a safe-haven asset during times of financial distress. From the …

Binance CEO Makes ‘Modest’ $2 Trillion Bitcoin Forecast
Forbes
The coronavirus crisis has caused assets to fall across the board, including bitcoin and … [+] cryptocurrency prices–but will the emergence stimulus …

As Trump Talks Trillions, Binance CEO Predicts $2T Bitcoin Market Cap
Cointelegraph
Will a devaluing U.S. Dollar push Bitcoin to $100K? The Federal Reserve and central banks around the world have started churning out fiat money in an …

2 Reasons Why Bitcoin May Still Be Considered Bullish
BeInCrypto
On-chain analyst ‘Willy Woo’ has been charting Bitcoin’s correlation with traditional markets. Bitcoin charts are showing bullish patterns for the network’s …

Bitcoin and Altcoins Primed For More Upsides
Cryptonews
Bitcoin price is currently consolidating gains above the USD 6,500 support. Ethereum is showing positive signs above USD 135 and XRP is trading …

Litecoin Could See Another Price Crash Soon, Will Bitcoin Follow?
Bitcoinist
Such a move could set off a similar drop in Bitcoin and other cryptos, as it has done before. LITECOIN MAY OFFER CLARITY TO UNPREDICTABLE …

Just Like Bitcoin Before It, Cardano is Banned from Wikipedia
Cointelegraph
Back in 2010, even Satoshi Nakamoto was frustrated with Wikipedia’s editors for removing Bitcoin’s wiki entry several times. After PayPal severed ties …

Bitcoin Price Still Following Exact Pattern That Marked 2018’s $3000 Bottom
newsBTC
Interestingly, the pattern has held up days later, with a cryptocurrency trader recently sharing Bitcoin’s price chart below, showing that it is currently …

Why you should consider HODLing Bitcoin during the COVID-19 crisis
Brave New Coin
Bitcoin failed to function as a safe haven asset and was not spared during a mass global sell-off. However, that does not necessarily mean that holding …

Bitcoin Price Rejects $7K but Tone Vays Says 75% Chance BTC Bottomed
Cointelegraph
Bitcoin (BTC) has a maximum 15% chance of falling below $3,800 if current price levels continue, says trader Tone Vays as BTC nears $7,000.

Bitcoin Demand Is About To Skyrocket On Massive $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus
Forbes
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Stocks, Bitcoin Rally on Prospects for US Senate Stimulus Bill
CoinDesk
Bullishness extended to large parts of the crypto markets. Bitcoin (BTC) is up 6 percent as of 20:00 UTC. Notable gainers in crypto over the past 24 hours …

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PlanB on Twitter: ‘# Bitcoin Difficulty still +7% YTD. Hashrate currently 100EH/s. Looks like 2012 …
twitter.com
# Bitcoin Difficulty still +7% YTD. Hashrate currently 100EH/s. Looks like 2012 & 2016 halving: no death spiral or miner capitulation.pic.twitter.com/ …

How To Buy Bitcoin Cash
Kraken
New to crypto? Check out this easy guide on how to buy Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and start trading now on Kraken – the world’s most secure cryptocurrency …

Bitcoin on Twitter: ‘Let them print money forever… …because # bitcoin can eat money forever’
twitter.com
Keep buying bitcoin while they print more to make us rich, don’t forget to stack in a safe wallet like @AtomicWallet. 0 replies 0 retweets 4 likes. Reply.

Portland Bitcoin Conference
Oregon Convention Center
It is an annual event where people can come learn about a broad range of Bitcoin topics as well as meet other enthusiasts. May 3rd, 2020 9:00AM – 8: …