Bitcoin (BTC)

Bitcoin is a worldwide cryptocurrency and digital payment system called the first decentralized digital currency, since the system works without a central repository or single administrator.  It was invented by an unknown programmer, or a group of programmers, under the name Satoshi Nakamoto and released as open-source software in 2009. The system is peer-to-peer, and transactions take place between users directly, without an intermediary. These transactions are verified by network nodes and recorded in a public distributed ledger called a blockchain. Below you will find the latest article about Bitcoin.

Arizona Would Introduce Blockchain Law to Regulate ICOs in the State
February 14th, 2018

While the world is discussing bans on crypto activity in some countries, Arizona is going to become a place for blockchain and crypto technologies.

Cryptocurrency and ICO Market Analysis [February 5-11, 2018]
February 14th, 2018

Coinspeaker partnered with ICOBox to provide our readers with this weekly analysis conducted by Professor Dima Kornilov and Dima Zaitsev devoted to cryptocurrency and digital assets markets changes that took place in February 2018, including over the last week (February 5-11, 2018).

Crypto Investors in America are Reporting Their Investments to IRS
February 14th, 2018

Although the number of people reporting their crypto investments is low fat the moment, it is expected to grow as the final date of filing comes closer.

‘Next Bitcoin Price Bull Run to Occur in 2 Weeks,’ Says Pantera Capital’s CEO
February 13th, 2018

Dan Morehead, the founder and CEO of Pantera Capital, believes that bitcoin bear market is about to turn bullish. He expects Bitcoin to start rising in the next couple of weeks and reach its new highs.

Iceland May Soon Use More Energy to Mine Bitcoin Than to Power Homes
February 13th, 2018

More Bitcoins are in circulation, more powerful computers are needed to keep up with mathematical calculations which means more energy required for mining.

JPMorgan’s ‘Bitcoin Bible’: Cryptocurrencies ‘Unlikely to Disappear’
February 13th, 2018

According to yesterday published JPMorgan’s Global Research, despite it will be very difficult for cryptos to completely displace government-issued currencies, they can play a decisive role in the diversification of global bond and equity portfolios.

How Blockchain is Bringing Science into the Sportsbook Industry
February 13th, 2018

Sports betting is a huge industry, and it’s growing fast. It’s estimated to have a compound annual growth rate of 8.62% between 2018 and 2022 — not bad for an industry that’s already worth $11.9 billion.

Blockchain-Based Casino ZeroEdge.Bet Launches ICO to Revolutionize Gambling Industry
February 12th, 2018

In its attempt to revolutionize online gambling, ZeroEdge.Bet becomes the first to offer players 0% house edge casino games, fee-free sports betting and an open source platform for building online games.

Coinbase Launches Commerce Button, a PayPal-Like Plugin to Accept Crypto Payments
February 12th, 2018

The new Coinbase Commerce button will be integrated on merchant websites and used by customers to make payment from four different crypto options.

Will Bitcoin and Ethereum Cross the $10,000 and $1,000 Marks This Week?
February 12th, 2018

Vulnerability of crypto industry to external factors makes Bitcoin price one of the most discussed issues. Let’s see what factors have led to its recovery.

Startup PROOF OF TOSS Launches Token Sale to Modernize the Betting Industry with Blockchain
February 10th, 2018

The new project is aimed at improving the current betting industry, solving its main problems, such as lack of trust and fraudulent activities.

Cryptocurrency Exchange Binance Resumes Trading After Technical Issues
February 9th, 2018

Suspension of trading activities due to an update on Binance sparked confusion of hacking. However, the update is done and trading has resumed to normal again.

Grayscale Investments Launches ‘Digital Large Cap Fund’ for Top 5 Cryptocurrencies
February 8th, 2018

Grayscale, the company that launched Bitcoin Investment Trust, launches new ‘Digital Large Cap Fund’. The Fund is tied to 5 top cryptocurrencies. Each digital asset will be evaluated, less the fund’s expenses and other liabilities.