Bitcoin News 12 June 2017 – Bitcoin and Ethereum top $113 Billion Cryptocurrency Market

Bitcoin News Today – The Bitcoin price hit new highs of over $3000 only to drop below shortly thereafter – Ethereum is gaining huge momentum reaching the $400 level as fundamentals are strengthening. Bitcoin and Ethereum top the $113 Billion Cryptocurrency Market!   Other news headlines:- Bitcoin, Ethereum and a New Direction for Cryptocurrency Investment Criminals Hijack Linux Servers Through SambaCry Exploit to Mine Monero 4 Reasons Why Bitcoin Is Not In A Bubble What is Ethereum – Explaining the World’s Supercomputer Blockchain Brings Privacy to Genomic Data   Top…

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Governments Driving Bitcoin Adoption – Japan’s Bitcoin BluePrint

Bitcoin is being embraced in many countries in the world who are now focusing on draft bills, legislation, and regulation. Switzerland, China, Estonia, India, Russia, Malta, Philippines, Antigua and Barbuda, South Korea … and Japan!       Japan – 1 April 2017, a new law actioned making Bitcoin a legal payment system giving the government Tighter oversight from the Financial Services Agency.  An Introduction of the new Virtual Currency Act followed and The Accounting Standards Board working on a framework for treatment of virtual currency.   What was the spin…

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Bitcoin News 6 June 2017 – Bitcoin and Ethereum Slog it out!

Bitcoin News Today – the Bitcoin price climbed 10% overnight while the cryptocurrency marketcap grew by $6 Billion to drive the overall marketcap past $100 Billion – a momentous day in history for cryptocurrencies!   Plus more Bitcoin Adoption News – The Philippines Officially Legitimize Bitcoin as Payment Method – another to join the growing list of countries embracing Bitcoin.       News Headlines:- Researcher from China’s Central Bank Discusses an ICO Regulatory Sandbox Bitcoin Attract Young Traders in India IT Firm Fujitsu Debuts Blockchain System for Secure Data…

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Bitcoin Price Prediction – $100,000 in 10 years!

There are many analysts predicting the future Bitcoin price however, according to a CNBC report, one analyst predicted the bitcoin price would reach $2000 in 2017, which was achieved on 20 April 2017, and he is now predicting the price will be $100,000 in ten years.     Bitcoin reached an all time high over $2700 on 25 May 2017 amidst very bullish fundamentals.     Cryptocurrency is not going away – it is here to stay!   Since March 2017, there has been significant buy into altcoins such as…

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Bitcoin News 24 May 2017

Bitcoin Today – The Bitcoin price continues upward trend past $2300 – strong and bullish with no sign of letting up.  Altcoins such as Ethereun, Dash, Litecoin and Monero performing well.   Other News Headlines:   India’s Government Seeks Public Comments on How Bitcoin Should Be Regulated Has Bitcoin’s Scaling Debate Finally reached Agreement? Deloitte’s Blockchain Team Unveils Prototypes, Research and Alliances at Consensus 2017 Bitcoin ‘Will Be Worth $1 Mln In 10 Years’: Swiss-Based Bitcoin Wallet CEO SWISS EY TEAM & POLYBIUS ARE BUILDING A ‘CRYPTOBANK’, ICO TO FOLLOW…

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Breaking News – Coinbase Down, Users reporting Problems

Tried to log into Coinbase today and you got this? At the time of writing, Coinbase, a Bitcoin Exchange based in San Fransisco, came back online but with limited functionality. Coinbase were founded in June 2012, and they are a digital currency wallet and platform where merchants and consumers transact with digital currencies such as bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin.     User problems are continuing – Tweets regarding Coinbase website being down and certainly this one highlights the problem with keeping your cryptocurrency in a hot wallet on an exchange. And…

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Bitcoin News 20 May 2017

Bitcoin Today – The Bitcoin price is almost double since January 2017 with no sign of letting up. Hitting record highs over $1900 coupled with the Ethereum price moving up over 20% in the past day. CoinMarket cap now over $60 billion and growing as new investors come into the market.   Other news:-   Abu Dhabi Regulator Joins the R3 Blockchain Consortium SegWit Activation Complete, Litecoin Charts a Course for the Future Microsoft Unveils New Framework to Speed Up Blockchain PoCs Russia’s Largest Exchange is Using Blockchain to Lure…

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Bitcoin News 11 May 2017

Bitcoin Today – The Bitcoin price keeps on reaching to new levels! Climbing past $1800 today – with way over $1 billion traded over the past 24 hours. Will Bitcoin test $2000 soon?   Bitcoin News Headlines:- Bitcoin’s Price Rise Brings Mt Gox Closer to Solvency Top 4 South Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges Webjet Ethereum Pilot Targets Hotel Industry’s ‘Dirty Secret’   KPMG acquires fintech matchmaking firm Matchi EU Parliament Report Explores Blockchain’s Social Impact Bitcoin Lender Bitbond Nets €5 Million to Fund New Loans   France’s Newly-Elected President Brandishes a…

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Bitcoin Price continues Bull Run while Altcoins dip

Mainstream media and other news outlets are buzzing with the news that bitcoin is reaching new highs.  In an article by Reuters, they state that Bitcoin hit a record $1,760.40 BTC=BTSP on the BitStamp platform and was last at $1,747.89, up 6 percent on the day. So far this year, bitcoin has surged nearly 80 percent. Bitcoin’s market capitalization on Tuesday soared to $52.5 billion, according to data from coinmarketcap.com.     Read more:  Bitcoin surges to all-time high above $1,700 Altcoins are taking a dip as reported by Bitcoin.com  –…

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Bitcoin News 8 May 2017

Bitcoin Today – The Bitcoin price moved past $1600 twice in the past few days. Did everyone underestimate the impact of the Japanese government’s law to make Bitcoin a legal payment system on 1 April 2017? Seems to be as high traded volume is emanating from the region.   French Election result – Emmanuel Macron is projected to be the new president of France – the EU and Euro seem safe for now – but certainly a good idea to move into the Digital Economy!   News Headlines – Are…

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