Bitcoin Cash: A New Version of Bitcoin Has Emerged
Aug09

Bitcoin Cash: A New Version of Bitcoin Has Emerged

The last few months have seen a massive growth in the demand for Bitcoin, putting a serious strain on those who mine it. This high level of demand prompted the Bitcoin community to find the best alternative so that the currency can withstand this intense pressure. Last week, they found a solution when they forked the Bitcoin blockchain to come up with a new cryptocurrency known as Bitcoin Cash. Forking created a duplicate of Bitcoin...

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Russia Plans to Make Bitcoin Legal in the Country
Apr24

Russia Plans to Make Bitcoin Legal in the Country

The Russian government has always exhibited a contradictory, but largely negative stance, on cryptocurrencies, which are a relatively new phenomenon in the global finance sector. This has been even more so evident in its attitude towards Bitcoin, the most prevalent of the cryptocurrencies. As such, it comes as good news to Bitcoin users in Russia that the government looks to legitimize the virtual currency as soon as 2018. This...

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Trump’s New Budget Director Supports Bitcoin, 1515
Feb27

Trump’s New Budget Director Supports Bitcoin, 1515

Bitcoin advocate, Mike Mulvaney, is the new Director of the Office of Management and Budget. He is well equipped to help open the gates to the acceptance of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin in the US.

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Man Profited $1.3 M for Purchasing Home Using Bitcoin
Feb15

Man Profited $1.3 M for Purchasing Home Using Bitcoin

Bitcoin is a profitable yet an unapologetically unpredictable cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrencies are an archetype of alternative currencies, utilizing cryptography to secure its transactions. Cryptography makes them difficult to counterfeit, and transactions involving Bitcoins attract a minimal processing fee as compared to the high fees charged by most financial institutions for wire transfers. Another advantage of using Bitcoin lies...

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2016 Has Been a Good Year for the Virtual Currency Bitcoin
Jan27

2016 Has Been a Good Year for the Virtual Currency Bitcoin

It is of little doubt that Bitcoin is currently the most popular and prominent virtual currency. Since its conception in 2009 as a virtual form of decentralized peer-to-peer (P2P) means of exchange, the cryptocurrency has consistently forged ahead of digital and fiat currencies alike in terms of price development as well as market capitalization. Bitcoin has been the best performing currency in 2016, clinching the award two years in a...

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