Bitcoin News 11 March 2017

Bitcoin today – the Bitcoin price fell off a cliff when the SEC denied the bid to have the first ETF listed on the stock exchange. The Winkelvoss Twins will live to fight another day while the market reacted sharply only to correct later and move up to the mid $1100’s. Expect a bit of volatility over the next while… maybe. Sometimes when you think the price will drop, it rises! Certainly not an exact science. Bitcoin Headlines – Industry Speaks Out in Aftermath of Bitcoin ETF Rejection; Bither CEO:…

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Bitcoin News 8 March 2017

Bitcoin Today – The Bitcoin price moved super close to the $1200 mark and after the recording, dropped into the $1180’s… but in true Bitcoin form, it is back past $1200 again at time of posting.  It is very difficult to predict short term movement in the price.  Bitcoin has shown huge gains in 2017 already however, some analysts are expecting the price to pass $3000 by the end of the year. Bitcoin headlines – Cryptocurrency Enthusiast Succesfully Mines Bitcoin on a 1985 NES Console; Russian PM Orders Research on…

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Bitcoin News 6 March 2017

Bitcoin today – the Bitcoin price is sideways moving again, a bit of consolidation over the past week, looking good around upper $1200’s. Bitcoin Headlines – Dubai Claims Title of Blockchain’s ‘Global Capital’ at Keynote Event; Japan’s Biggest Bank to Open Banking Processes to FinTech App Developers; A French Bitcoiner Argues in New York Court its too early to Regulate Bitcoin; Crypto Valley Association building a concentrated blockchain ecosystem in Switzerland; Roger Ver Bets Against SegWit Bitcoin Upgrade at Acapulco; Bitcoin Goes into Hiding in Crisis-Stricken Venezuela; GOOGLE: IT’S ‘MORE…

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Why all this hype about Bitcoin?

The first week of March 2017 has been pretty exhilarating to say the least. This was the week that the Bitcoin price passed the Gold ounce price, pushed past the $1300 price point and the number of Bitcoin transactions per block surpassed the 2,250 Mark for the first time.  Much anticipation in the coming week regarding the impending approval (or maybe disapproval) of the first Bitcoin ETF however, the fundamentals are coming up very strong and bullish for Bitcoin in the long term. Headlines that captured the imagination of many…

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Bitcoin News 4 March 2017

Bitcoin today – The Bitcoin price has been looking strong over the last while. Will the price push past $1300 and stay there in the coming week? Maybe. Bitcoin Headlines – India Central Bank: Confidence in Bitcoin, Blockchain Can Only Come From Authority Endorsement; Bitcoin price rises higher than gold, but don’t read too much into it; Texas Lawmaker Proposes Constitutional Right to Own Bitcoin; Australian Government Commits $350k to Blockchain Standards Effort; Several New Hardware Wallet Features Introduced As Demand Increases; Bitcoin Exchange Bter Resumes Withdrawals: “Good Start” for…

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Bitcoin News 1 March 2017

Bitcoin Today – The Bitcoin price continues to flirt with $1200, but no cigar! Bitcoin Headlines – What went down in China since the beginning of 2017; Top 6 Types of Biometric Authentication We May All Use Soon; 3 Platforms Paying You in Bitcoin for Uploading Images; ‘Big Four’ Firm EY Begins Blockchain ID Platform Rollout; Blockchain Startup Selected for Airline Trade Group Awards; Coinbase Exits as Hawaii Requires Bitcoin Companies to Hold Fiat Reserves; BTCC Offers Fee-Free Dollar Trading for Post-PBoC Boost; Bitcoin and the Taxman and Wall Street’s…

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Bitcoin News 28 February 2017

Bitcoin today – the Bitcoin price has been hovering under the $1200 mark over the past 24 hours. If the price pushes past this level, it could continue to move upwards. Having said that, nobody has a crystal ball and short term predictions are tricky to make. Bitcoin Headlines – Coinbase Just Stopped Serving Bitcoin Customers in Hawaii; Learning Cryptography Through Bitcoin’s Proof of Existence Feature; Blockchain Could ‘Revolutionize’ Industry: China Ex-Insurance Regulator Vice Chair; Pound Drops as May Reported to Brace for New Scottish Referendum; Bitfortip Lets Users Earn…

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Bitcoin News 27 February 2017

Bitcoin today – The Bitcoin price is consolidating and moving sideways – good to see. Managed to maintain above $1100 over the weekend. Very Bullish indeed. Bitcoin Headlines – The Top Ten Altcoins Then and Now; Northern Trust, IBM and other key stakeholders, have launched the first commercial deployment of Blockchain technology for the private equity market.; What Bitcoin Traders Should Know About Technical Analysis; RATING BITCOIN SPORTSBOOKS: THE BEST OF THE BUNCH, Rental Marketplace Portion Uses Bitcoin and Smart Assets; Technology Startup JAAK Introduces Blockchain For Entertainment And Media;…

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Bitcoin News 24 February 2017

Bitcoin today – The Bitcoin price has been flirting with us today taking us over $1220, then back down to the $1140’s and now up again! Great to see Bitcoin moving to an all time high, however, this is not a surprise to anyone watching the fundamentals which are very bullish. As Bloomberg aptly reported… Not even the Chinese can kill Bitcoin! Bitcoin headlines – How Specifically The EU & US Intend To Tax Your Bitcoin; Title Deed Solution Leverages Ethereum Blockchain to Secure Top Finish in Dubai Hackathon; Bitspark…

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Breaking News – New Bitcoin Price High!

Breaking News! The Bitcoin price has surged to a new high! The price of $1,165.89 which was set on 30th November, 2013 has been passed on a number of exchanges. Coinbase reported a price of $1,168. Watch CNBC video here – “More recently, Switzerland’s financial regulatory authority granted a bitcoin firm approval to operate, Reuters reported, and in late 2016 JPMorgan was reported to have been working on its own type of blockchain technology to support bitcoin. Perhaps boosting bitcoin activity, too, is the prospect of bitcoin exchange-traded fund creation and…

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