bitcoin news

USA Today, the 2nd largest newspaper in the U.S. to celebrate the news that Bitcoin is now approved for political campaign contributions replaced its own logo with a Bitcoin’s one.

Segwit2x Working Group Announces Bitcoin Hard Fork Will be at Block 494,784
August 16th, 2017

During November 2017, a block between 1MB and 2MB in size will be generated by Bitcoin miners in a move to increase network capacity.

Swiss Private Bank Adds Ether, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash to Its Cryptocurrency Asset Management Services
August 16th, 2017

Falcon Private Bank has expanded the range of cryptocurrencies its clients can hold in their portfolios by adding Ether, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash.

BTC-e to Offer Free Trading for Exchange Debt Token to Repay Customers
August 15th, 2017

One of the oldest cryptocurrency exchanges has specified details about their new IOU cryptographic token.

‘Golden Blockchain’: Goldmint Project Is to Provide Cryptoassets 100% Backed with Gold
August 14th, 2017

GoldMint launches the new token which takes all of the security advantages of its yellow metal counterpart, and is stable, transparent and non-volatile.

Bitcoin Price Breaks $4,200, Total Market Cap is More Than $135 Billion
August 13th, 2017

Given the impressive growth rate bitcoin has been showing these days, the price of the digital currency will likely surpass a $5,000 level in the near future.

Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex Discontinuing Services to U.S. Customers
August 11th, 2017

The Hong Kong-based bitcoin trading platform has announced it is immediately leaving retail market in the United States because of challenging regulatory environment.

Cryptocurrency Market Tops $127 Billion, Bitcoin Price Sets New ‘Global’ All-Time High of $3538
August 11th, 2017

The value of bitcoin continues to break new records amid rising investor demand, while crytocurrency market cap reaches historic mark.

CNBC Reviewed BitcoinIRA as Americans are Ready to Risk Their Life Savings Using Bitcoin
August 11th, 2017

BitcoinIRA, the worlds first company which revolutionized retirement industry, attracts more and more investors despite all the associated risks and assets’ volatility.

‘Bitcoin Unicorn’: Coinbase Raises $100M in Series D Funding, Hits $1.6B Valuation
August 10th, 2017

Cryptocurrency wallet and exchange services provider became the first unicorn in the bitcoin industry, after completing its new fundraising round.

Goldman Sachs Answers Big Money Investors’ Questions About Cryptocurrencies
August 10th, 2017

Goldman Sachs has published answers to FAQs about cryptocurrencies as it’s getting harder for institutional investors to ignore their rise.

Segregated Witness Will Lock In on Bitcoin
August 8th, 2017

A bitcoin network update, defined as Bitcoin Improvement Proposal 141 (BIP141), is expected to be locked in once the signaling period is completed.

Bitcoin Price Sets New All-Time High at $3,484 Level Before SegWit Lock-in
August 8th, 2017

Bitcoin price reaches new all-time high $3,484 superseding SegWit’s activation scheduled on Wednesday. The in fighting over cryptocurrency’s future seems to be resolved.

Bitcoin Cash Currently Trading Above $320 as Mining Difficulty Being Adjusted
August 8th, 2017

The Bitcoin Cash network gains momentum, even though the difficulty is a lot lower than that of Bitcoin and mining the latter is still more profitable.