Bitcoin Price Watch 24/25 March 2016

Bitcoin Price today – we have seen volatility in the past week in response to the scaling debate between Bitcoin Core/SegWit and Bitcoin Unlimited. The market does not like uncertainty and it is reflected in the prices as people and the media focus on this one event. Bitcoin is a long term investment and the price in our opinion is very cheap. Keep an eye on the strong fundamentals – development, start ups as well as institutional, investor and consumer adoption on the rise. In April, the Japanese government will…

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Bitcoin News 25 March 2016

Bitcoin today – an interesting few days for Bitcoin as the price reacts to the scaling debate between Bitcoin Core/SegWit and Bitcoin Unlimted. This subject dominating the news as everyone wants to add their views – in May, apparently there is a round table meeting planned with a group of developers, miners and other stake holders. Developers Aren’t Worrying About a Fork so they say “Keep Calm and Bitcoin On” and Bitpay CEO on Safe Bitcoin Scaling: Soft Fork First, Hard Fork Next. Making headlines – Blockchain A Potential Significant…

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What is Dash?

Dash is a new cryptocurrency making the headlines due to excellent traded volume and upward price movement. If you are a cryptocurrency lover, why not check out Dash – watch this short explainer video to learn more.   Exchange Bitcoin and Altcoins for Dash or vice versa!  Click on the image below:- Exchange Bitcoin and all major Altcoins here! 25% discount when you purchase Cryptopay debit card – CLICK HERE Get a FREE BITCOIN EDUCATION and keep abreast of the news by following Bit-Media Blog, Bit-Media Facebook page and the Bit-Media YouTube…

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Bitcoin Pre-Fork Tip – Keep Control of Your Private Keys!

The Bitcoin community is in the middle of a big debate around the scaling of Bitcoin in an attempt to reduce transaction time and cost. Should this result in a Hard-Fork, make sure you are prepared and ensure you keep control of your Private Keys – Exchanges could stop any withdrawal or deposit of Bitcoin post a Hard-Fork.  They have control of your Private Keys and your Bitcoin! What are Public and Private Keys? Learn more about Segregated Witness and Bitcoin Unlimited below:- What is Segregated Witness aka SegWit? What…

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Bitcoin News 22 March 2017

Bitcoin Today – the Bitcoin price has recovered from last week’s drop below $1000 only to pass the $1100 mark but settle under this today. Expect some volatility in the coming weeks. The news is still dominated by the scaling debate – these are the other headlines in the news today. Following on from the suspension of Chinese Exchanges in January 2017, CHINESE BITCOIN EXCHANGES are expected to resume withdrawals soon; Western Union Seeks Patent for Digital Currency Analysis; Ethereum Developers Publish Roadmap for EVM Upgrade; Japan Exchange Blockchain Consortium…

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What is Bitcoin Unlimited?

You have no doubt heard that there is a big debate going on in the Bitcoin world. There are two differing opinions on how to make sure Bitcoin can scale to meet the continuing increase in transaction volume and Bitcoin adoption. The are Bitcoin Unlimited and Segregated Witness from Bitcoin Core team. Watch this short explainer video to find out what Bitcoin Unlimited is. Should you wish to follow the story in more depth, here are a few articles to read. Bitcoin, to scale or not to scale The Big…

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What is Segregated Witness aka SegWit?

As the value and the adoption of Bitcoin is increasing, the Bitcoin scaling debate is now in full force.  It is all about making sure there is minimal delay in Bitcoin transaction time on the Bitcoin network.  Currently there are two options being considered namely, Segregated Witness (SegWit) and Bitcoin Unlimited.  Watch this short explainer video to find out what Segregated Witness is. Should you wish to follow the story in more depth, here are a few articles to read. Bitcoin, to scale or not to scale The Big Bitcoin…

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Bitcoin Price Crashes below $1000

BREAKING BITCOIN NEWS TODAY – The Bitcoin price crashes below $1000 in response to the bitter argument between Bitcoin Core and Bitcoin Unlimted. Also, major exchanges added fuel to the fire by confirming that they will list both BTC and BTU – does the market believe there will be a hard fork?  Add your opinion to the comments below. Here are a few links to get yourself up to date on this issue:- Bitcoin, To Scale or not to Scale The Big Bitcoin Debate – SegWit vs Bitcoin Unlimited No…

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Bitcoin News 17 March 2017

Bitcoin Today – It has been an action packed week from the ETF ruling on the 10 March 2017 declining the bid to list on the stock exchange to the Bitcoin price defining the odds and pushing past the $1200 mark only to drop again today to the lower $1100’s. Altcoins soared this week with Ethereum topping $100, the third cryptocurrency to achieve this. We need to keep a close eye on a few of these Altcoins such as Dash, Monero and Litecoin. Other Bitcoin Headlines- Investment Firm Blockchain Capital…

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Bitcoin Price Watch 17 March 2017

Bitcoin Price prediction today – In a surprising turn of events after the negative ETF ruling, the Bitcoin price surged past $1200 this week only to settle under this in the past 24 hours. Altcoins continue to surge this week – is this due to the transaction delays in the Bitcoin network or the scaling debate; Altcoin price speculation with higher risk and returns or the belief of their individual role in the digital currency space. The fundamentals are still strong for Bitcoin – we are coming up to a rate…

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