Bitcoin Price Watch 21 April 2017

Bitcoin Price Watch – many factors influencing the Bitcoin price at the moment. Events to watch – the start of the French Elections on Sunday; Japan making Bitcoin a legal payment system and Russia and India could follow suit; the evolving story regarding Bitfinex. OKCoin and various other exchanges in the Far East as they stop withdrawal and deposits in USD.   Read more about this evolving story – The Facts about Taiwan’s AML laws, USD withdrawals and deposits into Bitcoin Exchanges         Congrats to the two winners…

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Bitcoin News 20 April 2017

  Bitcoin Today – The Bitcoin price is still looking strong as it continues consolidating and moving sideways over $1220. Gaining $100 or so during the past month, the outlook for the Bitcoin price is very bullish.   Bitcoin news headlines – Saudi P2P Bitcoin Trading on LocalBitcoins Climbs 280% to All-Time High; FinTech Startups in MENA Region Raised $100 Million in Last Ten Years, to Double by 2020; The IMF Just Finished its First ‘High Level’ Meeting on Blockchain; Nasdaq Wants to Invest in More Blockchain Startups; Can the…

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Bitcoin News 19 April 2017

Bitcoin Today – the price over the past week has been doing the sideways shuffle and managed to reach above $1250.   Bitcoin headlines today – Segwit Now, Bigger Blocks Later, Says Bitcoin Pool F2Pool; Bitcoin Demand Continues to Rise in India as Cash Reserves Run Dry; German Finance Watchdog Shutters OneCoin Payment Processor; Bitcoin Casino With Instant Payouts – Bitcoincasino.us; How Blockchain Could End Travel Industry Pain Points; Bitcoin Adoption in Thailand Led by Tourism Industry. Bitfinex’s Problems Pile Up: Deposits Disabled, Withdrawals Delayed; FinTech and Artificial Intelligence, the…

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Bitcoin Price Watch 14 April 2017

The Bitcoin Price passed the $1200 mark and dropped just under this towards the end of the week. Positive news continues as focus is on regulation and start ups.     The scaling debate seems to have settled however, no final decision to date. Geo Political events will continue to have an impact on the Bitcoin price and adoption. All eyes on France as the elections move closer – a very important country currently supporting the EU and the Euro. Will the status quo remain?     Predict the Bitcoin…

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Bitcoin News 13 April 2017

Bitcoin Today – The Bitcoin price still looking strong overall however, sometimes up, sometimes down but we’re always in Bitcoin!     Other news headlines – India’s Government Forms Committee to Investigate Bitcoin, Report Due in 3 Months; India’s Government to Consider New Digital Currency Rules; Big Money Made in China as Bitcoin Traders Wait for Withdrawal Announcements; Coalition Launches to Promote Blockchain in the Netherlands.   Microsoft is continuing its Blockchain journey by integrating Stampery into Microsoft Office Outlook with cross-compatibility; Bext360 is using robots and the blockchain to…

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Bitcoin News 5 April 2017

Bitcoin Today – the Bitcoin is still looking strong and moving sideways the past couple of days. Strong fundamentals coming through indicating bullish signs for Bitcoin. More good news stories coming out of Japan after the country implemented an approved bill on 1 April making Bitcoin a legal payment system. Two large retailers, Japanese electronics chain Bic Camera has partnered with Tokyo-based bitFlyer and bitcoin exchange, Coincheck, has partnered with Recruit Lifestyle, the retail support arm of human resources conglomerate Recruit Holdings. Other Headlines – Ethereum Prediction Market Project Gnosis…

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Bitcoin News 3 April 2017

Bitcoin today – The Bitcoin price passed the $1100 mark! Looking strong and steady… performed well the past few weeks considering some tough decisions that need to be made. Bitcoin value has grown more than 170% in the past year – a remarkable achievement. Other Bitcoin Headlines – Bitcoin is making inroads with employees at exchanges and solutions providers in the sector; How Cornell Researchers Are Quietly Reinventing Private Blockchains; Crypto and the IRS; Litecoin Prices Jump 70% as Market Cap Adds Over $100 Million; Bitcoin blocks are markedly less…

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BREAKING NEWS: – Donald Trump tweets, “I am Satoshi Nakamoto”

In a series of late night tweets, Donald Trump claimed to be Satoshi Nakamoto, the founder of Bitcoin. This explosive revelation comes after weeks of turmoil in the Bitcoin market and it now seems that there is more than interest at the highest level. After an investigation an anonymous source confirmed that the reluctance of Donald Trump to release his tax returns might be directly linked to large Bitcoin holdings. Is this why Donald Trump won’t release his tax returns? They have been one of the most persistent mysteries of…

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Bitcoin News 31 March 2017

Bitcoin Today – the Bitcoin price spiked a bit today after a week of the sideways jive. Certainly looking strong again and what most like to see. Bitcoin News Headlines – Japan’s Bitcoin Law Goes Into Effect Tomorrow, 1 April 2017; Japan’s Biggest Bank Partners Ripple, Plans Global Blockchain Money Transfers in 2018; MaidSAFE vs Sia vs Storj; Catching FinTech Winds, RegTech Association Launches in Australia; A Virtual Reality Simulator of the Bitcoin Blockchain Is Coming to Steam; Altcoin-Fiat Trading Rises, BitPanda Adds Dash-Euro Trading; Litecoin Soars to 20-Month High,…

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Bitcoin News 30 March 2017

Bitcoin Today – the Bitcoin price has been steady over the past few days – sideways shuffle on the go here. Other Bitcoin headlines – Switzerland’s SIX Securities Services Develops Blockchain-Based Bond Issuing Solution; Abu Dhabi to run FinTech summit; Panasonic Among New Contributors to Hyperledger’s Iroha Project; With Ethereum ‘Ice Age’ Incoming, Momentum Builds for Miner Pay Cut; Emirates NBD Enlists UAE Central Bank in Blockchain Check Trial; Bitcoin Wallet Armory Opposes Hard Forks, Supports SegWit; 10 VPN SERVICES PROVIDERS THAT ACCEPT BITCOIN; Spanish Bank BBVA Joins Hyperledger Blockchain…

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