Is the Time Ever Right to Invest in Bitcoins?

The Bitcoin price has been showing considerable improvement since the beginning of November. The currency–which was holding steady in the two hundreds mark until then–broke free to the $500 mark before stabilizing around $350. Bitcoin is known for its volatility, which is keeping many people away from it at the moment. However, many people across […]

Why Bitcoin Makes an Ideal Reserve Currency

From its inception in 2009, Bitcoin spent its first five years in obscurity before coming to light. Seven years down the line, it is the most sought after digital currency. Even though Bitcoin is now a widely recognized cryptocurrency, it is still an alternate currency used by less than one percent of the world population. […]

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bullish Days

Bitcoin price crossed two important overhead resistance levels earlier today and the last 24 hours’ advance has biased the charts to a bullish outlook at most timeframes. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a member? Join now and receive a $29 discount using the code […]

Sergio Lerner Talks About RootStock at the LaBitConf 2016

Sergio Lerner, the well-known blockchain and cryptocurrency security expert who is also part of Rootstock, was present at LaBitConf Mexico yesterday. While at the event, he released the white paper titled RootStock Platform – Bitcoin Powered Smart Contracts. In an interview with a NewsBTC representative, he explains about RootStock, its comparison with Ethereum and Bitcoin, […]

Bitcoin Price Advancing In A Correction?

Bitcoin price spent Saturday day-time in persistent advance. At the time of writing this analysis price has fallen back to support. Which side of support the arket settles price today will determine if next week falls into decline or sees renewed advance. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full […]

Bitcoin Mining Titan BitFury: No to BIP 101, Yes to Block-size Consensus

In anticipation of the Scaling Bitcoin Hong Kong workshop on the 6th and 7th of this month, BitFury has re-established its belief that the current 1 megabyte block-size limit must be changed only if agreed upon by consensus. The largest mining pool outside of China, controlling some 15 percent of hashing power on the Bitcoin […]