Monthly Archives: January 2019

eToro’s Greenspan: Lack Of Education Is Curbing Crypto Adoption

Bitcoin Hurt By High Entry Barriers Since BTC and its altcoin brethren came into being, many have lauded crypto and related technologies as paradigm-shifting innovations. Yet, now, just ten years after the first blockchain transaction was processed by one Satoshi Nakamoto — whose magnum opus was the Bitcoin whitepaper — global adoption still seems like a quixotic dream. But why? The colossal barriers to entry are still an issue that plagues prospective investors and industry participants. Save for Coinbase Consumer (Coinbase.com), nearly every single cryptocurrency exchange is hard to navigate, even more […]

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Bitcoin (BTC) Safe Haven for Countries with Economical Troubles: Nick Szabo

Being of censorship resistant nature, the cryptocoin could turn as the road of safety for many countries that are currently facing various financial issues and crises or set on negative-status for international trade, believes Nick Szabo – known and respected cryptographer. Mr. Szabo added his thoughts on the current financial industry situation and how cryptocurrencies could fit in at the Uni of Tel Aviv on Jan 8th – Israel BTC Summit. The influence and center stage that Bitcoin and its following coins are appreciating is immense even during a time of crypto-market […]

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Research Firm Charts Unspent BTC and Calls a Market Bottom in Q1 2019

“How many unspent bitcoins exist?” “How many bitcoins have been lost?” “How many bitcoins are left sitting in wallets, and how does this affect price?” If any (or all) of these questions have ever popped into your head, you’re in good company: They’ve crossed the minds of analysts at Delphi Digital, the self-named “research & consulting boutique specializing in the digital asset market.” The firm just released research on the current state of the bitcoin market, and they believe they’ve forecasted a potential bottom for its declining […]

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5 Crypto Exchanges Have Been Licensed in Gibraltar Since Regulation

Several known crypto companies have been granted licenses to operate from Gibraltar since the British overseas territory adopted business-friendly regulations for the nascent industry. According to Gibraltar’s trade minister, Albert Isola, the government is now focused on creating a “supportive environment” for the sector.   Also read: Cryptocurrency Exchanges Eye Russia for Expansion Despite Sanctions Supportive Environment for the Crypto Industry Albert Isola The Digital Ledger Technology (DLT) Regulatory Framework went into effect in January 2018, a month after it was approved by the Legislature of Gibraltar. […]

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Bitcoin 2049 – 101 Things I hate about Crypto – Angry Dentist / Shem Booth-Spain

WCN’s forward thinking show “Bitcoin 2049” Reporting crypto weather / news and events that are shaping the markets of today. This week show explores the fascinating subject in depth looking at the events leading up to today and how it effects bitcoin! Welcome to the future. Welcome to Bitcoin 2049! BTC miners have an incentive to help compete to prevent alts and forks splitting BTC – join the @SharkPoolCash, @SVPoolmining Note to Crypto newbies asking – How do I get bitcoin? If your just new looking for […]

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Kasey’s Crypto Journey #72 – Bryce Weiner – Chief Executive Officer at AltMarket

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The Struggles and Successes of Introducing Crypto to the Unbanked: A Social Experiment in Colombia

How cryptocurrency can help the unbanked has been a hot topic over the past 12 months. It is a laudable goal, but one that it is by no means easy to accomplish. One tech enthusiast and stablecoin startup employee, Steven Gilbert, experienced the struggles – and successes – of attempting to do so when he went to one of the poorest neighborhoods in Bogota, Colombia to encourage adoption.  Also read: Why Colombia Has Become a Hotspot for Bitcoin ATMs A Crypto Social Experiment Inspired by a hurricane relief […]

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Bitcoin is an Excellent Diversifier for Traders and Investors. Billionaire Hedge Fund CIO Says

Bitcoin is an “interesting technological experiment” that could have the best or the worst of the destinations. That is what Bill Miller, founder and chief information officer (CIO) at Miller Value Partners said in an interview with CNBC Bitcoin (BTC) Prediction? Anywhere from Zero to A Lot Miller Value Partners LLC was founded in 1999 and since its inception has provided financial services to clients with high-level investments. Its portfolio is diversified in sectors such as finance, healthcare, and technology with more than 119 positions. Miller began […]

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“Bitcoin Could Make it to 5k”. Anti-Crypto and Investment Guru Jeffrey Gundlach Says

Despite not being the most pro-bitcoin investor, Jeffrey Gundlach recently commented that Bitcoin could easily give traders and hodlers a 25% profit in the short term. Jeffrey Gundlach is a Bond-fund Manager at DoubleLine Capital LP. His success in the world of finance has earned him the nickname “Bond Guru” or even “Bond King.” His successful trading strategies and vision of the markets have allowed him to accumulate a net fortune close to 2Bn Dollars according to data from Forbes. According to CNBC, in a recent webcast, […]

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Report Claims Chinese Mining Giant Bitmain Is Prepping for New Leadership

The cryptocurrency mining manufacturer Bitmain may have a new chief executive officer in the near future according to regional reports. Bitmain’s director of product engineering, Haichao Wang, will apparently take the lead role within the corporation but no official timetable has been announced. Also Read: Nick Szabo: Central Banks May Turn to Cryptocurrency Reserves Over Gold Bitmain Plans to Appoint New CEO Claims Report The Beijing-based mining giant Bitmain Technologies has appointed a “potential successor” for the role of CEO at the company, according to a report from […]

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