Bitcoin, Altcoins Combined Reach Market Capitalization of Half Trillion Dollars

By | December 12, 2017

Bitcoin, Altcoins Combined Reach Market Capitalization of Half Trillion Dollars Cryptocurrency continues its incredible surge, with the combined market capitalization of all digital currency reaching $500 bln. According to the Wayback Machine, on December 15, 2016 – almost exactly one year ago – the total market cap stood at around $15 bln. Today’s price movements bring the total… Read More »

Bitcoin pulls altcoins to the moon

By | November 29, 2017

Bitcoin pulls altcoins to the moon [unable to retrieve full-text content] The growth of bitcoin has also triggered altcoins to follow their “elder brother.” Ethereum, Litecoin, Monero, Dash and many others have reached all-time highs. Published at Wed, 29 Nov 2017 14:25:00 +0000

Maximizing Altcoin Investing: Three Strategies

By | November 9, 2017

Maximizing Altcoin Investing: Three Strategies The introduction to the cryptocurrency world is always Bitcoin, but as investors get to know the place the draw of altcoins gets bigger and bigger. A quick buck is always on the cards but so is a total bust. Many think that Bitcoin is volatile, yet it has nothing on some of the… Read More »

BitTorrent Creator’s Chia Could ‘Fix’ Bitcoin With Own Altcoin By Late 2018

By | November 9, 2017

BitTorrent Creator’s Chia Could ‘Fix’ Bitcoin With Own Altcoin By Late 2018 BitTorrent creator Bram Cohen has debuted his “solution” to Bitcoin which he says resolves “centralization problems” with the virtual currency. Speaking to TechCrunch Wednesday, Cohen explained his Chia Network would offer more reliable, eco-friendly mining and security measures. The developer has been famously critical of Bitcoin… Read More »

Bitcoin’s Less Valuable Spawn: Top Six Most Ridiculous Altcoins

By | November 8, 2017

Bitcoin’s Less Valuable Spawn: Top Six Most Ridiculous Altcoins While Bitcoin may be the granddaddy of digital coins, it has spawned hundreds of alternatives. Some of them are getting close to contesting Bitcoin, such as Ethereum, and some have real world application and tweaks, like Ripple, Litecoin, and Dash. However, the ICO boom has spread to the ridiculous… Read More »

With Altcoins Diving, Bitcoin Helps Crypto Market Sustain $200 Bln Cap

By | November 6, 2017

With Altcoins Diving, Bitcoin Helps Crypto Market Sustain $200 Bln Cap The last few days have been adventurous for the cryptocurrency market. Bitcoin price reached up towards $7,500, while almost $10 bln worth of trading was accounted for, more so, the market cap of the cryptocurrency world reached a record $200 bln. However, since those momentous numbers were… Read More »

Bitcoin exceeds $7,000 while altcoins are falling

By | November 3, 2017

Bitcoin exceeds $7,000 while altcoins are falling Bitcoin has overcome the milestone of $7,000. On the eve of the SegWit2x hardfork, investors move their assets to bitcoin and get rid of altcoins. According to CoinMarketChap, within 24 hours bitcoin has risen in price by 6%. Its capitalization approached $16 billion, and the share of the total capitalization of… Read More »

A Minute’s Silence For Altcoins as Bitcoin Highs Slice Value Across Markets

By | November 2, 2017

A Minute’s Silence For Altcoins as Bitcoin Highs Slice Value Across Markets Bitcoin’s rise over $7,200 Thursday has piled pressure on already sidelined altcoin markets, leading many into freefall. An analysis of Coinmarketcap’s top 20 altcoin listings shows a depressing picture as Bitcoin’s surge leaves many struggling to stay above multi-month lows. Notable standouts are the Bitcoin Cash… Read More »

Bounty Hunters Heavily Utilized in Bitcoin, Altcoin World

By | November 1, 2017

Bounty Hunters Heavily Utilized in Bitcoin, Altcoin World A bounty is a reward paid out for the completion of a certain task. In the “Old West,” sheriffs used to post bounties in order to encourage bounty hunters to capture dangerous criminals. This concept is alive and well in today’s world and the cryptocurrency space has made it a… Read More »

Managing Enormous Risk: Bitcoin and Altcoin Investment Strategies

By | October 25, 2017

Managing Enormous Risk: Bitcoin and Altcoin Investment Strategies While some have made millions investing in digital currencies, others would call it degenerate gambling. If you’re reading this, then you know how exciting and unpredictable the crypto world is. Fortunes are built and demolished in seconds, new and exciting technology pops up every day, and controversy rules the land.… Read More »