Segregated Witness (SegWit), the highly anticipated protocol upgrade proposed by the Bitcoin Core development team, just reached the point of no return for lock in. This means that SegWit will be live on the Bitcoin network in a little more than two weeks from now. “It’s been a long and hard process, but we’ve learned […]
The post What are Altcoins and ICOs – Bitcoin Whiteboard Tuesday appeared first on 99 Bitcoins. Today’s topic is altcoins and ICOs. In this episode, we’re going to go over some of the different cryptocurrencies out there and explain what are ICOs. So let’s get started! Altcoins, or alts in short, are cryptocurrencies that […]
Remember that time I said BTC-USD likely won’t see a new all time high (ATH) any time soon? Looks like I was wrong. Shortly after posting my previous BTC-USD analysis, in a matter of one hour, the price of BTC-USD not only broke its record high, but it surpassed it by $200 after ultimately settling […]
CoinDesk contributor Jimmy Song gives an update on changes in Bitcoin Cash’s mining ecosystem and why they might be of note for investors.
Online retailer Overstock.com is shifting an earlier strategy by keeping half of the bitcoin it takes in as payment, the company’s CEO has said.
Similar to Wall Street and stock trading, bitcoin and cryptocurrency trading is a form of income for many. Due to the nature of the medium, however, many bitcoin traders do it as a side project, focusing their energy on a main job or alternate work. But to generate passive — or active — income in […]
As Bitcoin Cash, or Bcash, is slowly but surely turning into a functioning cryptocurrency, one topic remains contentious in particular: its name. Many proponents of the coin, judging by popular sentiment on social media like Reddit and Twitter, prefer the initial name: Bitcoin Cash. But an increasing number of users, including many who are more […]
Users of Unocoin reported that their funds had been stolen over the weekend, prompting the India-based bitcoin exchange to temporarily close.
It was party time in New York, hours after a new cryptocurrency was forked off from the main bitcoin blockchain.
What’s the price of Bitcoin Cash? Days after the new cryptocurrency was created, there are more questions than answers about its market.