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DropBit Adds Lightning Network Support

DropBit, a bitcoin wallet and payment service provided by CoinNinja, allows you to send bitcoin to people who don’t own any. Now, it’s using Lightning Network to beef up its self-stylized role as the Venmo for bitcoin. Revealed exclusively to Bitcoin Magazine ahead of a public announcement, the DropBit app has built out its own Read more…

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Bitcoin Price Could Reach $200k ‘In a Very Short Time,’ Says Bobby Lee

According to BTCC co-founder Bobby Lee, bitcoin price could reach $200,000 in a very short space of time from now. Bitcoin Will Exceed $20,000 Speaking to Yahoo Finance UK, the founder of China’s first bitcoin exchange platform declared that the bitcoin price could continue to reach greater heights. According to Lee: We are in one Read more…

Lightning Network Achieves Record Capacity, Exceeding the Milestone of 600BTC
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Bitstamp Unveils Bitcoin Lightning Network Node

On July 8 the Lightning Network got a huge publicity boost as Bitstamp announced that it had launched its own Lightning node. Another Step Toward Widespread Adoption On Monday Bitstamp revealed that it had launched a Bitcoin Lightning node to further facilitate the growth of Bitcoin’s Lightning Network (LN). The European cryptocurrency exchange said that Read more…

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Bitcoin Disrupting Banking; Deutsche Bank To Cut 18,000 Jobs by 2022

Throughout history, the banking industry has always been vulnerable to a range of risks, but somehow, it has been able to survive for over three thousand years. But now, traditional banking is increasingly under threat from geopolitical uncertainty and, most significantly, from the advent of new technologies, including artificial intelligence and Bitcoin. As a result, Read more…

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Consumers In Over 150 Countries Can Now Buy Stocks With Bitcoin

San Francisco-based Bitcoin investment app Abra has released its service to users outside the US allowing 150 countries to buy stocks. Bitcoin-Collateralized Stocks Arrive For Consumers Abra, which launched its investing service in February, will now cater to anyone in 155 countries wishing to gain exposure to various assets including traditional stocks and exchange-traded funds Read more…

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Bitcoin? Bitcoin Cash? Bitcoin Satoshi’s Vision? Will the real Bitcoin please stand up?

From Cash to Satoshi’s Vision, to Private, to Gold, to Atom and to Adult, the prefix Bitcoin has been used to depict and more commercially, sell and market a host of cryptocurrencies. Currently, there are 38 among the 2186 coins listed on CoinMarketCap, that sport the name “Bitcoin” as their introductory sell. This excludes the Read more…

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732,982 Bitcoin Addresses Now Own More Than 1 BTC

Bitcoin (BTC) enthusiasts, it seems, are not ready to regret once BTC register new all-time highs. Statistics now reveals that most crypto enthusiasts are on a spree, accumulating before the unstoppable Bull Run kicks in. “The Bitcoin virus continues to spread. 732,982 Bitcoin addresses now own more than 1 BTC,” noted Kevin Rooke on Twitter. Read more…

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‘World Isn’t Paying Attention to Bitcoin’ – New Twitter Data Finds

According to the source Bit Info Charts, Bitcoin-related tweets are at their lowest level in 5 years. The figure has drawn ire from cryptocurrency speculators that the world has lost interest in Bitcoin — but is this really the case? One Twitter use Revin Rooke made the following conclusion: There were 16,710 tweets yesterday, but roughly Read more…

You Can Now Buy Bitcoin At The Post Office In Liechtenstein
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You Can Now Buy Bitcoin At The Post Office In Liechtenstein

The national post service of the small European country of Liechtenstein has confirmed it will now offer Bitcoin (BTC) sales as part of its product range. Liechtenstein Post: Bitcoin Exchange ‘No Different From Fiat’ In a press release, Liechtensteinische Post confirmed that as of February 15, anyone could exchange fiat currency for Bitcoin at its Read more…