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Bitcoin Near $16.5K; North Korea Continues Ransom Attacks

The price of Bitcoin is moving close to $17,000 again after a weekend sell-off took it down to the $14,000 range from where it gradually recovered since week’s start. According to current stats, there might be another selling wave in the making as bears return to the market to capitalize

Bitcoin Over $12,000; Tether Fears Emerge

It is no longer surprising to see Bitcoin set new records, at least not with the mass attention the cryptocurrency has received from influential media houses and the tech/finance community. After losing some of its gains on Wednesday and Thursday, following a sell-off on the trading market, Bitcoin began recovering

Bitcoin Crosses $10,000; India Notes Boom

During the past week, the price of Bitcoin crashed a number of records, surpassing even the optimistic predictions we spoke about two weeks ago that estimated a price gain of 28% over the $6,900 level at the time, which has long been exceeded. As current market stats show, the new

Bitcoin back at $8,300 after Tether Hack

Bitcoin went through yet another stormy week-start as a hack of the Tether cryptocurrency caused panic on the trading market and sent the BTC price plunging by over $400 dollars in a matter of a few hours. Luckily, the price drop was only temporary and Bitcoin began climbing back to

Bitcoin Recovers after SegWit2x Crash; New Spike Coming?

Just as we discussed in our last update, the weekend brought a change in Bitcoin’s market price as the long-awaited SegWit2x update was cancelled after failing to gain enough support. Not long after the news spread online, Bitcoin saw a big sell-off that gradually took the price down, culminating in

Bitcoin Hits $7.6K as SegWit 2x Nears

Continuing its rising trend, Bitcoin hit a new high of $7,600 during the weekend as all eyes from the Bitcoin community were looking towards next week, when Bitcoin’s blockchain upgrade will become a reality. For now, market signals are showing that this big rally will not be slowing down any

Bitcoin Sets $6.4K Record; CME Approves BTC Futures

It sometimes seems that the rising trend of Bitcoin’s price will hardly ever stop thanks to the global surge in interest the world’s most popular cryptocurrency has been seeing since the beginning of the year. While this time last year, Bitcoin could hardly touch $1,000, nowadays it has even surpassed

Bitcoin Hits New Record and Rolls Back with Bitcoin Gold

In what was one of the most eventful weeks for the cryptocurrency in a while, Bitcoin hit a new record high of $6,100 thanks to high market volumes and an overall bullish interest, only to drop down again rapidly as another offshoot cryptocurrency called Bitcoin Gold split from its blockchain.

Bitcoin at $5,300; Russia to Issue Own Cryptocurrency

Thanks to an increased buying interest over the past few days, the price of Bitcoin has moved long above the $5,000 threshold and set yet another record. The big uptick is seen as a direct consequence of the popularity the cryptocurrency has seen over the previous weeks, although the trend

Bitcoin Hits 4.8K Despite News of Russian Ban

The price of Bitcoin remains close to $4,790, a day after news started circulating online that Russia might just be warming up to the idea of banning the cryptocurrency. Only a week ago, the USD price of 1 BTC was closer to $4.3K but thanks to a steady interest and