7 Facts About Bitcoin That Will Surprise You

Bitcoin (BTC) is an astonishing phenomenon in and of itself. It showed us that it’s possible to have a digital currency that doesn’t rely on banks or governments. Plus, the blockchain technology that enables Bitcoin could transform various industries, from finance to healthcare. Curious to know more about the world’s first cryptocurrency? Here are some … Read more

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Prediction: BTC/USD Holds above $42k as Market Forces Reach Equilibrium

Bitcoin Trades Marginally Above $42k as Market Forces Reach Equilibrium For the past week, BTC/USD has been fluctuating between $40,000 and $45,000 price levels as market forces reach equilibrium. The current fluctuation has been centered in the middle of price range. That is, BTC’s price is consolidating in the middle of price range above the … Read more

China’s Supposed ‘Bitcoin Ban’ Fails To Crash Market As Twitter Adds Crypto Payments In Historic First

A move by China’s central bank to criminalize all forms of cryptocurrency trading – effectively making bitcoin illegal in the country – has failed to meaningfully impact the price of the world’s leading digital asset. The clampdown came one day after Twitter announced that its 330m active users will soon be able to send bitcoin … Read more

‘Trillions Of Dollars’—Kevin O’Leary Reveals Massive Bitcoin Price Prediction And Crypto Plan

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency price predictions have been coming thick and fast in recent months—with Tesla TSLA bull Cathie Wood making a big call this week. Subscribe now to Forbes’ CryptoAsset & Blockchain Advisor and discover crypto blockbusters poised for 1,000% gains The bitcoin price rally that catapulted the world’s largest cryptocurrency to a value of over $1 … Read more

Bitcoin higher, Ethereum, Dogecoin trending lower early Saturday

Bitcoin was trading more than 1.5% higher Saturday morning. CONSTELLATION BRANDS, INC. The price was around $48,670 per coin (+1.67%), while rivals Ethereum and Dogecoin were trading around $3,520 (-0.19%) and 24.4 cents (-2.95%) per coin, respectively, according to Coindesk. FIDELITY LOBBIES SEC FOR BITCOIN ETF The Biden administration is preparing an array of actions, … Read more

E-Waste From a Single Bitcoin Transaction Is Like Throwing Away Two iPhone 12 Minis

There’s no doubt that cryptocurrency in its current form is bad news for our planet. But while much attention has been paid to crypto’s carbon footprint and electrical use, its impact on e-waste hasn’t received similar scrutiny, until now. A new study out this month in the journal Resources, Conservation and Recycling has come up … Read more

Bitcoin Pulls Back Toward Lows of Volatile Week

The largest cryptocurrency by market value dropped as much as 3.2% to $44,760 during New York trading, before paring losses. Ether slumped as much as 6.5% to $3,210. The Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index fell as much as 5.9%.  Chartists looking at Bitcoin’s technicals see a potentially volatile period ahead as the coin bumps up against … Read more

Why Cryptocurrency Matters To Finance And Accounting Professionals

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If you pay attention to cryptocurrency markets, you’ll notice that prices have gone up—way up. Since 2009, the value of Bitcoin has gone from fewer than ten cents to over $56,000 (as of this writing). The value quadrupled in 2020 and surged more than 63 percent in 2021. Though investing in cryptocurrencies is not for … Read more