BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $7,101 Market Cap = $120 billion   Down 50%: Q1 Was Bitcoin’s Second Worst Quarter Ever A look back at historical Bitcoin Price Index data shows that the halving in value seen this year is the second-worst quarterly performance ever. The cryptocurrency suffered its all-time biggest quarterly drop in the third quarter of […]

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $6,767 Market Cap = $115 billion   Bitcoin Price March 2010 = $0.05 March 2011 = $0.80 March 2012 = $5 March 2013 = $42 March 2014 = $526 March 2015 = $288 March 2016 = $413 March 2017 = $1,140 March 2018 = $6,767   Twitter/Square CEO Jack Dorsey: Bitcoin […]

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $8,526 Market Cap = $144 billion   Twiitter/Square CEO Jack Dorsey: Bitcoin Will be the World’s Single Currency “The world ultimately will have a single currency, the internet will have a single currency. I personally believe that it will be bitcoin,” Dorsey said. It would happen “probably over ten years, but […]

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $7,486 Market Cap = $127 billion   Lightning Labs Launches Beta With Twitter CEO Backing California startup Lightning Labs has officially launched a beta version of its software (LND), making available what investors and project leads say is the first thoroughly tested version of the tech to date. Bitcoin-centric startups Blockstream and ACINQ  have released […]

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $9,264 Market Cap = $157 billion   Bitcoin in Business If your business doesn’t invest a portion of its cash flow into bitcoin you are likely to lose to the competitors that do. – Steve Barbour   Bitcoin Price March 2010 = $0.05 March 2011 = $0.80 March 2012 = $5 […]

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $11,552 Market Cap = $195 billion   Shibuya Crossing: The Busiest Intersection in the World Japan’s porn conglomerate DMM is advertising their cryptocurrency exchange in neon-flooded Tokyo using a Bangladeshi-Russian-Japanese mixed model ROLA who looks like a naked android dripping in gold. Cyberpunk enough for you?! – Yuji Nakamura   Central Bank […]

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $11,591 Market Cap = $196 billion   Banning Bitcoin 2032: Bitcoin is illegal in 307 of 40,000 countries. – Genic0n   Bitcoin in China Next time people tell you bitcoin is banned in China, show them this pic. Photo taken in Shenzhen, China. BTC, ETH, and BCC (actually BCH) are accepted […]

Bitcoin’s user experience for transactions declined significantly in 2017 as worldwide attention caused demand to explode above the 1mb block limit. Shifting payments on to a second layer via the Lightning Network is the main focus of the community to bring relief from high fees and unreliable transactions as bitcoin scales to meet increasing demand. […]

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $11,881 Market Cap = $200 billion   Price Just for context Bitcoin had just hit $1000 when I was heading out for the Miami Bitcoin Conference last year. – Brian Hoffman   For Perspective Change to Log Scale This is a linear parabolic trend that’s only off about 6%. If you’re […]

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $14,154 Market Cap = $238 billion   Bitcoin Dominance Index The BTC Dominance Index fell to 32% last week, setting a new all-time low.   Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund has Amassed Hundreds of Millions of Dollars of Bitcoin Thanks to its rise, the bitcoin investment is already estimated as the most […]