Will The Real Bitcoin Please Stand Up
For the past several months I have been positive on Bitcoin. I have liked the fact that it rebounded from the China Crackdown that coincided with the Jamie Dimon – Bitcoin is a Fraud comment. Since then, I have argued that the launch of Bitcoin futures ...
Wall Street's new bitcoin play: Square rises after saying it's testing support of the cryptocurrency
Jack Dorsey's payments company is testing support for bitcoin through its Cash payments app. "We believe it could place SQ in an early-mover position as a mainstream fin-tech company providing crypto-currency services," Credit Suisse research analysts Paul ...
Square Lets Customers Buy Bitcoin
Square, the digital payment company, is getting into bitcoin by reportedly letting some of its customers purchase the cryptocurrency. According to news from Bloomberg, Square is allowing Square Cash mobile app users to make bitcoin purchases. In a ...
First Long-Term LedgerX Bitcoin Option Pegs Price at $10,000
LedgerX just initiated its first long-term bitcoin futures option. Called a Long-Term Equity Anticipation Security (LEAPS), the trade was matched by the platform this morning and is set to expire on December 28, 2018. Under the terms of the deal, the buyer ...
If There Is a Bubble, It’s in Bitcoin
If the markets are at a top, bitcoin has scaled the highest peak. Past episodes of market euphoria have often been marked by extreme optimism over new technologies. In the 1920s it was automobiles and radio. In the late 1990s it was the internet.
Bitcoin Hits $8,000 As Lightning Tests Cross-Chain Swaps
The popular cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase just announced a new option for institutional investors to securely store digital assets with Coinbase Custody. This will allow more hedge funds and family offices to safely and lawfully work with cryptocurrency.
Fork talk lifts bitcoin to all-time high near $8,000
LONDON (Reuters) - Bitcoin hit an all-time high just below $8,000 on Friday, on talk that a software upgrade whose suspension sent the cryptocurrency into a tailspin at the end of last week was, after all, going ahead within hours. Talk that the upgrade ...
Mike and Nathaniel’s Week in Tech: Everybody Loves Bitcoin
Each Friday, Farhad Manjoo and Mike Isaac, technology reporters at The New York Times, review the week’s news, offering analysis and maybe a joke or two about the most important developments in the tech industry. Farhad is off this week, so Nathaniel ...
The average bitcoin investor doesn't plan to sell their coins until they hit more than $190,000
The phrase, which is just a misspelling of hold, is said to derive from the chasms of Reddit during the earliest days of crypto. Today #hodl litters crypto-Twitter with traders pledging to their followings that they are in it for the long-haul.
Bitcoin breaks $8,000 barrier amid speculation over spin-off
The price of the virtual currency bitcoin has broken the $8,000 barrier for the first time, prompting speculation that it could soar past $10,000 by the end of the year. The rise means one unit of the world’s first major cryptocurrency is now valued at ...Bilur Currency | Eagle 97.3 Saginaw | iTube | Monero News | Nerdity