Tag Archives: bitcoin 2018

Square’s Bitcoin (BTC) Revenue Continues to Climb

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency–Despite the crypto markets entering the final months of 2018 in an ongoing bear cycle, cryptocurrency and financial services company Square has revealed that Q3 revenue was up $6 million, including a profit of $500,000. While some investors might find the numbers middling at best, it represents a substantial step forward for cryptocurrency and Bitcoin payments–particularly… Read More »

How Bitcoin AND Stablecoins Can Dominate the Future of Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency, Stablecoins, Bitcoin (BTC)–As stablecoins, the new industry of cryptocurrency that is focused on price stability, continues to gain traction relative to Bitcoin and the altcoin market, competition is going to mount over the viability of transacting as adoption grows. While stablecoins offer a fair amount of utility in terms of a digital tender, Bitcoin comes with the… Read More »

There’s A Giant White Sewer Rat In Wall Street And It’s Preaching Bitcoin

There’s a really interesting piece of art down in Wall Street that has captured the people’s attention for some time now. It’s a rat, and a really huge one for that matter. Nelson Saiers And The Rat This new phenomenon sits across the street right opposite the Federal Reserve building. However, it’s not the giant white inflatable rat… Read More »

Is 2018 A Waste if Bitcoin (BTC) Prices Don’t Recover?

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency–Despite the excitement being generated in the space of cryptocurrency, to the tune of a $200 billion market capitalization or about five times that of popular electric car maker Tesla, 2018 has been a decidedly bad year in terms of increasing valuation. Since reaching a pinnacle in December 2017, when Bitcoin prices soared on an exponential… Read More »

Chainalysis: Bitcoin Whales Not Responsible For Volatility

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency–While cryptocurrency has been on a gradual decline throughout 2018, investors and interest groups have cried foul over the presence of notorious market manipulators, commonly known as whales. In markets such as cryptocurrency, which lack the total trade volume and regulations of the traditional stock market, large cap players with substantial BTC and dollar holdings have… Read More »

Whales On The Move: Somebody Just Transferred $193 Million Worth Of Bitcoins From A Billion-Dollar Wallet

Players in the Bitcoin market are anxious to dig up anything they can about a Bitcoin whale spotted doing something that could potentially impact the market, especially seeing as the Bitcoin market has been running between bears and bulls of late. Crypto investors spent the better part of the early Thursday trying to understand the motive behind the… Read More »

CoinGate’s Lightning Network To Boost Bitcoin Adoption, 4,000 Merchants Already Onboard

The Lightning Network is about to breach the 102 BTC capacity, and that could very well be the nicest thing to happen to Bitcoin of late. The Lightning Network brings to Bitcoin what everyone has been waiting for all along: A faster, secure payment processing system right at the top of the Bitcoin blockchain. That’s exactly what CoinGate… Read More »

Rich Dad Poor Dad Bullish on Bitcoin, Calls Fiat ‘Scam’

Bitcoin (BTC)–Despite the sinking valuation of the cryptomarkets, Bitcoin continues to find advocates from various sectors of society. Robert Kiyosaki, author of the best selling financial advice book Rich Dad, Poor Dad, came out in a recent podcast with strong support for Bitcoin and cryptocurrency, in addition to describing the US-backed dollar as a “scam” and saying that… Read More »

Recent Market Drop Reveals Industry Is Entirely Speculative Driven

Cryptocurrency–Confusing is the best word to sum up how the crypto markets have performed over the preceding weeks. Despite the excitement of July and early August’s price rally, a welcome sign in an otherwise severely bearish year, the crypto markets have again failed to hold momentum and slipped backwards. While Bitcoin has managed to sustain above $6000 for… Read More »

Gallup Poll: 26% of U.S. Investors ‘Intrigued’ By Bitcoin (BTC)

Bitcoin (BTC)–Potential adoption for the top ranked cryptocurrency by market capitalization looks a whole lot better following the release of a new Gallup poll. On Friday, the results of a Wells Fargo/Gallup poll revealed that while only a small percentage of Americans are currently invested in Bitcoin, over a quarter of investors are intrigued by the cryptocurrency. The… Read More »