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Bitcoin hit $10,000
Bitcoin Finally Hits the Moon, Now Will it Reach the Stars?

Another epic milestone for Bitcoin as it passed $10,000 this week. What a year it’s been… starting in January at $800 and today at a historical high of $11,517.40 per bitcoin — and it doesn’t look like it’s going to drop anytime soon. Why is bitcoin rising? As more and more people learn about the… View Article

The Chinese Cryptocurrency “Ban”

Bitcoin and the whole cryptocurrency industry has taken quite a hit with a surprising ban on large exchange trading issued by the Chinese government. It was always a worry with the cryptocurrency industry. Most large exchanges stopped trading by the end of September 2017. People can still trade over the counter and cryptocurrencies have by… View Article

Bitcoin sign guy
Bitcoin Sign Guy Shows Us The Strength Of Bitcoin Community

The Internet has been ablaze with mentions of the “bitcoin sign guy” who has received over $18,000 in donations from bitcoin aficionados all over the world. He’s been called a “messiah”, “hero” and a “legend” and he rose to fame about two weeks ago while being conveniently positioned a few feet behind Janet Yellen in… View Article

Segwit Bitcoin basics
SegWit: The Countdown Progresses

The Bitcoin scaling debate is now entering a key phase. SegWit2x and BIP148 are two of the most popular scaling proposals that intend to activate Segregated Witness (“SegWit”) within a month. If this happens, the protocol upgrade could be in effect within two months. When this happens, Bitcoin could conceivably split. If both SegWit2x and… View Article

Bitcoin prediction
The Future of Bitcoin

Bitcoin has had a stellar 2017 so far, to say the least. On the back of a streak of new all-time highs in the past six months alone, the price of bitcoin has set yet another record when it surpassed $3,000 for the first time ever at around 5:00 P.M. (UTC) on June 11, 2017,… View Article

Bitcoin security measures
Bitcoin Ransomware Cyber-Attack — Is It Over?

On early Saturday morning, May 13, 2017, news broke that an NSA-derived ransomware worm — known as WannaCry or WCry — had been shutting down computers worldwide. At the time of the report, at least 75,000 computers had been affected by WCry, with Russia taking the brunt of the attacks. The worm was eventually stopped… View Article

bitcoin investment info
Cryptocurrency Investors: ETF Closer to Reality Than You Think

The growing popularity of bitcoin is driving the overall interest in cryptocurrencies higher as investors from around the world flock to it in pursuit of hefty returns. One of the offshoots that are seeing more investor interest is the Ethereum blockchain. Moves are being made to create an exchange traded fund (ETF). If this effort… View Article

Andreas antonopoulos
What Andreas Antonopoulos Said About Bitcoin and Blockchain

On 22 February 2017, we had the opportunity to see Andreas Antonopoulos – the popular Bitcoin evangelist and author of ‘Mastering Bitcoin’ and ‘The Internet of Money’ – in action. He was on a South-East Asia tour and made a stop in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to speak about bitcoin, blockchain, and cryptocurrencies.