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What Problems Can the Lightning Network Solve?

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. […]

Friday 19th January

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 […]

Wednesday 10th January

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 […]

Annual Global Research: 2017 Report

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $13,256 Market Cap = $222 billion   Record High Set in 2017 Bitcoin set a new all-time high over $20,000 in December with the market cap peaking at $330 billion.   Return on Bitcoin Investments Made On: 1st Jan 2012 = 2,594x 1st Jan 2013 = 998x 1st Jan 2014 = […]

Wednesday 27th December

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $15,369 Market Cap = $258 billion   New Record High Bitcoin set a new all-time high over $20,000 earlier this month with the market cap peaking at $330 billion.   FOMO If you think the game is fun now with all the retail investor FOMO… just wait till the first central […]

Sunday 10th December

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $15,407 Market Cap = $258 billion   Bitcoin Surges to Record High Above $17,000 in Worldwide Frenzy New All-Time High Market Cap = $288 billion   A Bitcoin World Imagine an army of geeks and nerds with immense amounts of wealth. They’re coming. And they’re gonna build shit that’ll blow your […]

Saturday 28th October

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $5,810 Market Cap = $96 billion   Historic. Bitcoin Reaches $100 billion Market Cap. – JonnyMoe‏   Bitcoin Price Sets New-All Time High at $6,151 Still a bargain. Bitcoin is the most under-valued asset in history. – Pierre Rochard The only reason why bitcoin isn’t already at $1,000,000 is lack of understanding. – […]

Quarterly Roundup – Q3 2017

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $4,263 Market Cap = $71 billion   The Next Major Enlightenment Bitcoin is the trigger for the next major enlightenment. It forces normal people to think in ways they never had to before. – Neil Woodfine   Bitcoin Crossed the $5,000 Threshold for the First Time The virtual currency peaked at $5,103 […]

Saturday 23rd September

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $3,777 Market Cap = $63 billion   Price Bitcoin was less than $600 a year ago, now we get that bounce in 30 minutes. – Philip Francis   LocalBitcoins Thrives Under China’s Exchange Crackdown – Tuur Demeester   No Going Back Reading each day about Bitcoin, I just marvel at what […]

Thursday 14th September 2017

BITCOIN 1 Bitcoin = $3,414 Market Cap = $56 billion   Bitcoin Crossed the $5,000 Threshold for the First Time The virtual currency peaked at $5,103 on 1st September according to CoinDesk’s price index. The record high helped push the total value of publicly traded crypto-currencies- including Ethereum and the Bitcoin-offshoot Bitcoin Cash – to more […]