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Bitcoin down 8%, then up 3%, in a single day – October 18

Bitcoin down 8%, then up 3%, in a single day – October 18

Both the charts above sum up the day quite well. It is the prime example of how volatile Bitcoin really is. Almost every major cryptocurrency suffered massive correction during the daytime. Bitcoin was down 8% (losing over $400), Ethereum 10% and Ripple 14%, but by the time day was about […]

Bitfinex halts service for US users – October 17

Bitfinex halts service for US users – October 17

Today, Bitcoin price mostly traded sideways in its recent support region between $5,500 – $5600. After Bitcoin set an all-time high of $5856 last week, investors and traders have been closely watching charts with anticipation to see whether the prices would hold above this historic level or contract to a […]

Bitcoin finds support at $5500. Byzantium locks in – October 16

Bitcoin finds support at $5500. Byzantium locks in – October 16

Bitcoin price stayed above $5500 mark throughout the weekend. After registering an all-time high of $5856 on Friday, the prices hovered around $5756 Saturday morning, and soon consolidated below $5650. The rise in Bitcoin demand from institutional investors seems to be the driving force behind this rally. Analysts are still […]

Bitcoin breaks $5400, $5500, $5600, $5700, 5800 in a single day – October 13

Bitcoin breaks $5400, $5500, $5600, $5700, 5800 in a single day – October 13

Today was the day when Bitcoin price went absolutely berserk. The cryptocurrency didn’t want to slow down at all. It kept breaking all-time highs one after the other until it peaked at $5856. In the past two days, Bitcoin rallied from $4500 to $5856. Let that sink in. As mentioned […]

Bitcoin price cruises through $5000 to register an all time high! – October 12

Bitcoin price cruises through $5000 to register an all time high! – October 12

After flirting with $5000 mark for the past three days, Bitcoin has finally surpassed the psychological level to register an all-time high of $5381. As a result, almost all altcoins have dropped in value and are currently at their minimum levels – except Litecoin – which is up 10% in […]

Altcoins try to recover. Bitcoin still flirting with $5000 – October 11

Altcoins try to recover. Bitcoin still flirting with $5000 – October 11

Even though Bitcoin price could not break past $5000 mark, most of the analysts are still very bullish on it. For instance, Mike Novogratz, a former Wall Street giant turned billionaire private investor, today said that he would not be surprised to see Bitcoin price hitting above $10,000 in early […]

Bitcoin is ready to set new records as it nears $5000 – October 10

Bitcoin is ready to set new records as it nears $5000 – October 10

In the past three days, Bitcoin has surged from $4,300 to $4,893 – an increase of a colossal $593. It is likely that profit taking would happen at these levels before Bitcoin heads any further north. At the time of writing Bitcoin is trading at $4828, posting a market cap […]

Bitcoin continues the upward trend while other cryptocurrencies suffer losses – October 9

Bitcoin continues the upward trend while other cryptocurrencies suffer losses – October 9

After entering the day at $4,456, Bitcoin rose as high as $4,650, aiming to reach an all-time high of $5000. At the time of writing Bitcoin price is trading at $4655 a piece, posting a market capitalization of $77.3 billion and gaining 2.25% in the last 24 hours. Ripple is […]

How Blockchain Can Prevent Voter Fraud

How Blockchain Can Prevent Voter Fraud

A fair voting system is the backbone of any democratic society. Blockchain is increasingly becoming popular in solving various underlying issues in many industries that involve double spending problem, such as currencies, cloud storage, smart contracts and even health care. One of the biggest problems blockchain can solve is voter […]

What you need to know about Segwit2x hard fork

What you need to know about Segwit2x hard fork

At the time of writing Bitcoin has managed to break the psychological milestone of $4500 – the highest price since September 8. We’ve already seen first hard fork of the Bitcoin chain on August 1st, resulting in another cryptocurrency called Bitcoin Cash (BCH) with a block size of 8 MB. […]