Category Archives: Bitcoin News

Why investors should be wary of bitcoin: Gail MarksJarvis

by Gail MarksJarvis You might be tantalized by the shocking rise in the value of bitcoin, but don’t let it sweep you off your feet. This week bitcoin, a relatively young synthetic currency that people use to buy items over the web, made headlines after it hit an amazing peak in price of $US4,726 ($5929). […]

State College, PA – A Bit About Bitcoin –

By Brittany N. Cox, Associate Advisor at Nestlerode & Loy, Inc. In a world where we can control just about anything with our cell phones, virtual money is becoming more popular. It started with putting our store loyalty cards in our phones to create a virtual keychain. Now we are entering in our credit and […]

Bitcoin and Altcoins Pull Back From Psychologically Challenging Levels

Recent run ups in Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other altcoins have been substantial. Bitcoin briefly crossed the $5,000 mark, followed by an 8% pullback. Ethereum almost made it to $400 but ran out of steam and promptly dropped 18%. Litecoin also had a great week, but stopped just shy of $100 before reversing course back into […]

Why accepting bitcoin is a great marketing play

Are you among the many people who believe that Bitcoin is the new gold? Are you looking for ways to use this as a means of boosting your business? Have you come to find that some of your competitors are already taking advantage of this? Accepting Bitcoin can be a solid marketing play. This may […]

How Much $100 Investment in Bitcoin A Year Ago Worth Now?

Bitcoin price managed to rise above the $5,000 mark in trading today, fulfilling the expectations and predictions of a number of Bitcoin faithful. However, it has also led to widespread concerns that a bubble is forming that will eventually crater the portfolios of many investors. The massive rise is difficult to grasp, without considering what […]

Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis – BCH/USD Holding Key Support

Key Points Bitcoin cash price after forming a base above $540 against the US Dollar started a correction. There was a break above a major declining channel at $575 on the 4-hours chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken). On the downside, the $550-540 support area holds a lot of importance in the near term. […]

Bitcoin Mempool is Empty and High Transaction Fees are no Longer Required

It appears as if the Bitcoin mempool is virtually empty once again. This is a positive development for anyone looking to move BTC on the network. Up until this point, there have been several issues with transaction delays. However, it appears those problems are finally coming to an end as we speak. Users should adjust […]

Searching for the future of currency, major companies try Bitcoin technology

HARI SREENIVASAN: I’m walking on Wall Street with author Don Tapscott. He’s written a dozen books on technology and sees one that could change everything around us. He’s not the only believer. While the Dow Jones Industrial Average is up about 20 percent in the past year, Bitcoin, a digital currency, is up more than […]

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