Breaking News – Zcash crash?

Zcash launched and looked to be doing well with buy in this weekend… until this morning when we discovered it dropped more than 40%! Taken from their website – “WHAT IS ZCASH? If Bitcoin is like http for money, Zcash is https. Zcash offers total payment confidentiality, while still maintaining a decentralized network using a public blockchain. Unlike Bitcoin, Zcash transactions can be shielded to hide the sender, recipient, and value of all transactions on the blockchain. Only those with the correct view key can see the contents. Users have…

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Bitcoin News Review 31 October 2016

Where to begin in this ever changing dynamic world we live in? The news stories flowing in from the Bitcoin price bull run; the weakening Yuan in China casing Investors to pile into bitcoin; the Swiss going all aboard on trains; US Presidential election twist and turns plus a new kid in town, ZCash. News in over the past couple of days… Bitcoin Price soaring more than 10% in the past week; China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) backed a blockchain event last week; The yuan headed for…

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The Future of Bitcoin is Bright!

Women in Bitcoins welcome Nothando Mazibuko, aspiring South African Digital Entrepreneur, as our guest today! Nothando Mazibuko is studying Bachelor of Business Science majoring in Marketing and Entrepreneurship. She is a Bitcoin Believer embracing our new digital economy from trading with bitcoins with her friends to learning more about her father’s engineering business plus assisting her mother in her new business venture. “The future of Bitcoin is bright. It’s been labelled as a Ponzi scheme and proclaimed as dead many times before but still continues to grow today” says Mazibuko…

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The Blockchain will Change Everything Forever

Digital Catapult: – The Blockchain: Change Everything Forever. We’ve all heard about the Blockchain and being serious about Bitcoin all of us really want to understand it. So when we saw Digital Catapult promoting a video, The Blockchain: Change everything forever, we decided to investigate by attending a  Digital Catapult event in London. What is Digital Catapult? A Catapult is a technology and innovation centre where the best of the UK’s businesses, scientists and engineers can work side by side on research and development, transforming ideas into new products and services to…

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Breaking News – The Bitcoin prices pushes through $700

The Bitcoin price continued it’s push this week and moved past $700 on Saturday! Traded volume is supporting this price … what is behind this bull run? Looks like Chinese buying due to weakening economy and Yuan devaluation. Investors know that Bitcoin is a natural hedge again ANY FIAT CURRENCY! Unsettling news from the USA is that the FBI has opened the “email” case against Hillary Clinton once again… 10 days before the election. The presidential election has finally become the big threat for markets … what impact will this…

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Bitcoin News Review 28 October 2016

In the Bitcoin News Review today we lead with the news that the Bitcoin price has maintained steady around the $685 – $692 level this week and supported by the high traded volume which is a bullish sign. We are coming up to the weekend and in the past have seen bull runs on Saturdays… what will this Saturday have in store for us? Are you ready? News headlines today… US telecom giant AT&T is seeking a patent for a kind of home subscriber server that utilizes a blockchain; Can…

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Bitcoin adoption in the United States of America (USA)

On our World Bitcoin Adoption tour, we reach the Land of Opportunity… The United States of America! The USA is the biggest economy in the World, third most population behind India and China and with a median age of 38.1 years.. a relatively young population. The U.S. economy is expected to strengthen in the second half of 2016, a strong U.S. dollar, weak global demand and low oil prices will continue to weigh on the country’s exports and fixed investment. The USA elections are creating a very divided nation and…

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Bitcoin News Review 26 October 2016

Bitcoin News Review – Making news headlines over the past 24 hours… the Bitcoin price has stayed over $650 during the past few days and inching up more. There are many factors which could be driving this price however, 2016 is proving to be an incredible year for Bitcoin. More media coverage, consumer/investor/institutional adoption, global collaboration on blockchain initiatives, political uncertainty, struggling economies and weakening of Fiat currencies… all contributing to the rise of Bitcoin! Other articles read that Markets around the world, from stocks to metals and bonds, have…

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Bitcoin News Review 24 October 2016

Bitcoin news review after an exciting break out in the bitcoin price during the weekend… the bitcoin price surging through the $650 level! Two reasons for this could be the devaluation of the Yuan and troubled times ahead for this fiat currency, coupled with reports that after a recent mining conference in China, miners are getting close to an agreement on scalability. The yuan may be in for a tough few months that could translate into higher bitcoin prices. Articles in discussion as follows:- Bitcoin outperformed the altcoin portfolio by…

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Bitcoin price surging past $650!

The Bitcoin price is surging upward and broke through the $650 mark! We see an increase in liquidity which is fantastic news. It has been reported that on the 15 November 2016, 2,2 million bitcoin were traded… fast forward to one week later, a volume of 4,5 million bitcoin were traded. However, this is not a true reflection on what is being traded on a daily basis globally as these numbers are just the amount of bitcoin traded via exchanges. There are huge volumes traded peer to peer that are…

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