A couple months after two of the largest cryptocurrency trading exchanges, Bitfinex and GDAX, finally adopted the bitcoin SegWit protocol, transaction fees for the currency are finally back to reasonable levels. Bitfinex, on February 20 2018, announced support for bitcoin deposit and withdrawals using P2SH Segregated Witness (SegWit) addresses...
Bitcoin (BTC) looks set to extend its two-day winning streak and could soon test the $9,000 mark, technical analysis suggests. Over the last two days, bitcoin has retraced close to 30 percent of the recent drop from $11,660 (March 5 high) to $7,335 (March 18 high). Further, the cryptocurrency also...
The rapid expansion in Bitcoin price and mainstream adoption through the latter part of last year was seemingly matched by an increase in scrutiny and reflection by government regulators in early 2018. It has turned into a battle for some, a lesson in learning for others, and a chance to...
Bitcoin kept on moving above $8,000 on Thursday, taking a signal from worldwide value markets, which had all the earmarks of being balancing out to some degree following seven days of extraordinary instability. The cost of a unit of bitcoin BTC/USD, +5.05% increased 6.7% to $8,091.23, ricocheting off a session...
Presently, the prices of bitcoin have reduced greatly. This depreciation is due to the threats to ban trading on the digital currency by South Korean. The South Korean government is yet to act on this plan of action and draw up strategies to ban trading on the coin. Nonetheless,...
Almost everybody you meet nowadays appears to have a conclusion about which digital currency is ready to be the following Bitcoin. Will it be Stellar or NEM or Ripple? The names change each week, similar to a parlor amusement. In any case, that suggests that people are playing a blameless...
Bitcoin’s price loosened up a little from yesterday price however, it has not broken the 12,000 dollar barrier. As stated by Coindesk’s index, one Bitcoin could bring you down by $11,222.71 which is a 3.53% rise from yesterday's price at 13:55 UTC. The unstable movement in the price of Bitcoin’s...
Even as the excitement regarding cryptocurrencies increases, its use within the consumer markets is increasing. For example, there's an enormous range of merchants nowadays who not solely accept Bitcoin but also many other cryptocurrencies because of the various cryptocurrency gateways nowadays and exchanges. Payments with cryptocurrencies are considered fast and...
The Bitcoin space is packed with disappointments and seems to be the major issue people discuss recently due to the increasing fees. The normal transaction fee has increased rapidly to $19 and this has turned bitcoin’s former assertion to prominence as an inexpensive online payment process into an absurd claim. Despite these...
Bitconnect, the lending and exchange platform that was long suspected by several people within the crypto community of being a Ponzi scheme, has declared it’s closing down. In a release on its web site the platform said the closure is attributed to “continuous unhealthy press” surrounding the platform, 2 cease...