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The Top 5 Products That Every Bitcoiner Needs

In 2012, Bitcoin Black Friday was launched as a way for Bitcoiners to hack the mainstream consumerism holiday and promote their favorite technology as a killer tool for payments and encourage merchant adoption. Thousands of merchants have participated by offering discounts for customers who pay in BTC, but the celebration fizzled in 2017 as the Read more…

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South Korean Bitcoin Exchange Bithumb Reportedly Raided by Police

The popular Bitcoin exchange Bithumb in South Korea has reportedly been raided by the authorities. This happened because of fraud allegations. Bithumb Accused of Fraud by South Korean Police According to a report by a local news outlet, the Intelligent Crime Investigation Unit of the Seoul Police authorities raided South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb. Read more…

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Bitcoin Cryptocurrency News

Bitcoin Reclaims $11.5K, ETH Above $400: The Sushi Farming Tokens Skyrocket (Market Watch)

Following a few days of adverse price movements, most of the cryptocurrency market is recovering and is in the green today. Bitcoin is up to $11,500, Ethereum is trading above $400 for the first time since Tuesday. Even more impressive gains are evident from the lower-cap alts. Bitcoin Back Above $11,500 The primary cryptocurrency saw Read more…

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Why a Bloomberg Analyst Thinks Bitcoin Is “Tilted” Towards Rallying Even Further

Bitcoin’s rally has stalled after hitting $12,500 on Monday. As of this article’s writing, the price of the leading cryptocurrency is $11,800. This is $700 shy of the local high. The recent drop has scared some analysts, with some arguing that a drop towards the $10,000 is possible. Mike McGlone, the senior commodity analyst at Read more…

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Blockchain Cryptocurrency News

Chinese Blockchain Revolution Sees 10,000 Newly Added Firms in 2020 Alone

China’s blockchain growth in terms of newly added firms in 2020 has surpassed the total figure seen in 2017. With support from the government, startups dedicated to developing decentralized ledger technology (DLT) are increasing in number with the country looking to dominate the emerging digital landscape. Current 2020 Figures Topple 2017’s Total In a tweet Read more…

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Celebrating The History And Spirit Of Bitcoin Independence Day

This article originally appeared in our Weekly Bits newsletter. If you want our news and analysis before anyone else, make sure you subscribe now! In my view, Bitcoin Independence Day is a holiday that says a lot about the BTC community. Its origins are highly technical and difficult to understand, the “independence” it celebrates refers to Read more…

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Chainlink (LINK) May See a Major Crash as Textbook Bear Signal Flashes

Chainlink has been one of the best-performing crypto assets of the past few weeks and months. Since the lows under $2 seen in March, the asset has more than quadrupled, trading as high as $9.00 earlier this week. The asset’s strong performance comes on the back of an influx of fundamental developments. READ: Ripple Vs. Read more…

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How Bitcoin Outperformed Both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq in First Half 2020

Despite major setbacks from the Black Thursday market collapse, the cryptocurrency market and Bitcoin had a strong H1 close. The leading crypto asset by market cap also beat the best performing stock market index by nearly double. Will the strength continue into the second half of the year? Recounting The Rollercoaster Ride That Was The Read more…

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China: Chainlink-adoptee national blockchain project goes live; 135 public nodes running

The Zhejiang district in China has laid the foundation for the Blockchain Service Network, (BSN) the country’s ambitious nationwide blockchain project, as per local reports this week. For starters; 135 public nodes are reportedly active in the province — affirming to China’s broader Five-Year-Plan that heavily features blockchain technology. Chainlink oracles form a major part Read more…