Bitcoin News

Bitcoin (BTC) was invented by a pseudonymous individual or group named Satoshi Nakamoto in 2008 and is the world’s first enduring cryptocurrency that succeeded where decades of digital cash experiments failed. 

Bitcoin’s monetary policy is enforced through a unique blend of software, cryptography and financial incentives rather than the whim of trusted third parties. The Bitcoin network is powered by a cryptographically secure, verifiable database called the blockchain — itself a technological phenomenon. 

The Bitcoin ecosystem consists of a global network of stakeholders, including the miners that secure the network and drive the issuance of the Bitcoin currency, the traders who speculate on this radically market-driven asset, and the builders working to onboard people to the cryptocurrency paradigm. 

At Cointelegraph, we are chronicling the ongoing story of Bitcoin and the rise of a borderless, permissionless financial system. What has changed since Satoshi wrote the Bitcoin white paper? How is Bitcoin trading developing over the years, what are the best ways of investing in Bitcoin, and how do Bitcoin futures influence blockchain adoption? How will industry stakeholders work to make Bitcoin a mainstay in people’s lives, and will incumbent and legacy systems accept or fight this change? 

Stay tuned. 

E11even Miami is enabling payments in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as part of its post-pandemic reopening on April 23.
Miami nightclub accepts Bitcoin as nightlife cautiously returns
Helen Partz
Bitcoin trading activity in South Korea has reportedly dipped amid rising interest in smaller altcoins.
South Korean crypto traders are pivoting to ‘smaller cap’ altcoins
Osato Avan-Nomayo
The pending hard fork will take the first steps in addressing Ether’s high transaction fees.
Ether hits new all-time high above $2,200 hours ahead of Berlin hard fork
Greg Thomson
Market Update
The price of Bitcoin broke above $63,000 to hit a new all-time high, and traders are mixed in the short term.
Bitcoin breaks new all-time high above $63K: What are traders saying?
Joseph Young
A U.S. firm expects to double its Bitcoin hashing power after the purchase of 4,800 new S19J mining rigs from Bitmain.
US firm splashes out on 4,800 Bitcoin miners worth $34M
Greg Thomson
Market Analysis
Bitcoin’s long-to-short ratio has dropped to a five-month low, but bears are not taking the bait, suggesting bulls are still in control of BTC price.
Bitcoin bulls are confident even as a key BTC price metric hits a new low
Marcel Pechman
While the world waits for Ethereum 2.0, trailblazing developers are taking matters into their own hands with innovative solutions.
Blockchain and Booze: The future of DeFi on Ethereum is now
Price Analysis
Altcoins continue to press higher while Bitcoin bulls work on holding the $60,000 level as support.
Price analysis 4/12: BTC, ETH, BNB, XRP, ADA, DOT, UNI, LTC, LINK, XLM
Rakesh Upadhyay

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