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Military-Run Media Advises China to Reward Soldiers With Cryptocurrency

In yet another example of China’s changing view of cryptocurrency, the People’s Liberation Army’s (PLA) media mouthpiece is calling for its soldiers to be rewarded with crypto to incentivize performance. A Tokenized Rewards and Demerits System A recent article in the military-run PLA Today suggested that some form of cryptocurrency could be used as part Read more…

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Bitcoin Price Could Hit the $14k – $20k Range Around Next Halving: Analysis

Based on historical patterns, Bitcoin’s price could go through a narrow price range, soon before the block reward halving. BTC remains unpredictable, yet past analysis shows a certain trend. Convergence to S/F Pattern Could be Caused by Reward Halvings Bitcoin price will most probably move in the $14,000 – $20,000 price window around May 2020, Read more…

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Analysts Expect Bitcoin Price Breakout as BTC Holds in $9,000 Range

Yesterday, Bitcoin (BTC) plunged by $300 in literal minutes, falling to as low as $9,200 after consolidating in and around $9,500. There were many saying that this flash crash-esque move validated their bearish analyses, which implied that BTC would return to the $8,000s in the coming days. However, true to the volatile nature of the Read more…

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Cryptomining Attacks Remain One of the Nastiest Malware Threats of 2019

Cryptography is a tool that can work in two different ways. It can be used to hide information using encryption or, with the correct information, it can be used to track data. The latter is what people are talking about when they name transparency as the primary value of cryptocurrency or blockchains. Under most circumstances Read more…

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A Bitcoin Price In The Millions?… But We Have To Wait A Decade

Analysis by Cane Island’s Timothy Peterson suggests that bitcoin price will indeed come to be counted in the millions, based on current adoption rate. But before we all start immediately ordering Lambos, this won’t be happening for at least a decade, according to Peterson’s calculations. Because… Metcalfe’s Law? Bitcoin price predictions are pretty much ten-a-penny around here. Read more…

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Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bulls Reverse Entire Bearish Drop

[embedded content] Summary: A $1,500 candle proved bullish resolve for the bitcoin price as the entire bearish drop that occured this week was engulfed. The market is currently testing a major level in the $8,800s and there is a potential short squeeze setup that could propel the market even further. There are a ton of Read more…

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Bitcoin (BTC) Mining is Actually Green

Bitcoin (BTC) mining uses up as much electricity as Austria in a year, at 73.12 TW/h, shows data collected by Digicomist.com. This exorbitant energy use is viewed as one of the strongest arguments that mining is an activity extremely damaging to the environment. But is that entirely true?  Bitcoin Mining Achieves Synergy with Hydroelectric Stations Read more…

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Stop HODLing, Start Spending Your Bitcoin: John McAfee on His $1 Million Prediction, Altcoins and His DEX (Exclusive Interview)

John McAfee – some see him as a legend, some see him as the most controversial figure in the crypto space. For sure, books will be written about his past decade: from his time in Belize to the prison in Guatemala, his US presidency campaign and his endless activities surrounding the cryptocurrency space. This interview Read more…