New Poll Reveals Italy As The Most Bullish European Country For Bitcoin

A new bitFlyer poll that sampled the opinions of 10,000 respondents across ten countries in Europe revealed a high percentage of Europeans, particularly in Italy and Norway, who say cryptocurrencies aren’t a fad. Europeans Are Bullish On Cryptocurrencies According to the details of the Google Survey carried out by bitFlyer, 63 percent (more than two-thirds) of Europeans believe cryptocurrencies will still…

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Bitcoin is Up an Eye-Popping 720,000,000% Since Its First Recorded Price

The price is what usually comes to mind first when people talk about Bitcoin. But what was the first ever recorded price of a single bitcoin? And how much it has appreciated since? Bitcoin Leapfrogs Evolution of Money The evolution of money has historically gone through four key stages. From collectible to a store of value and then to a medium…

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Newly Elected Ukraine President Promises Blockchain Not Bribes

Cryptocurrency could be high on the policy list of the new president of Ukraine after a senior aide revealed extensive Blockchain plans this week. New Ukraine Gov’t Plans ‘Smartphone State’ As Ukrainians overwhelmingly elected comedian Vladimir Zelenskiy to lead their embattled country, Mikhail Fyodorov, who led his digital campaign, said the new government would seek to deploy blockchain throughout state structures…

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$1 Trillion Brokerage Giant TD Ameritrade is Quietly Testing Bitcoin

TD Ameritrade and Nasdaq appear to be testing a BTC and LTC spot trading feature that could open the floodgates for institutional adoption of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Bitcoin Trading on TD Ameritrade and Nasdaq? On Monday (April 22, 2019), a Twitter user called “Cryptopolis” announced that BTC trading on the Nasdaq via the TD Ameritrade brokerage platform. Understandably, the new caused…

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Binance Coin (BNB) Falters Pushing Bitcoin Dominance Index to 2019 High

Binance Coin (BNB), the best performing cryptocurrency in 2019, is having hard times maintaining its recent gains despite major developments. Meanwhile, the Bitcoin dominance index has hit its highest so far in 2019.  Binance Coin Struggles As Bitcoinist reported last week, Binance Coin (BNB) is amongst the best performing cryptocurrencies in 2019 so far. Year-to-date, the altcoin has gained around 260 percent….

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Why Bitcoin Can Only Go Up From Here

Bitcoin price hit a new ATH this year reaching $5,600. The next stop looks to be $6,000. HODLers are daring to dream… But, let’s keep a little perspective. All major coins are still a (very) long way off their all-time-highs. That could be significant in itself, though. After all, the bounce-back can only be higher. There’s Only One Way to Go…

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Bitcoin Price Sparks Altcoin Bloodbath As Ripple CTO Quietly Dumps XRP

Bitcoin price suddenly fell $150 April 24 in an abrupt end to its latest bullish advance which has triggered a major altcoin sell-off. Bitcoin Price Corrects From 2019 High Data from cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp, which traditionally offers a more conservative reading Bitcoin price, puts the largest cryptocurrency at $5470 as of press time Wednesday. The current levels come after BTC/USD lost…

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Bitcoin Can Become a $5 Trillion Asset by 2024, Says Anthony Pompliano

Anthony Pompliano of Morgan Creek Digital believes Bitcoin is in a unique position to experience parabolic growth within the next five years, taking its market capitalization to $5 trillion. Bitcoin Set for Parabolic Growth In a tweet published on Monday (April 22, 2018), Pompliano identified Bitcoin as the only sub-trillion-dollar asset that looks capable of increasing by as much as 50…

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Why Moving to Texas Could Give Bitcoin Miners Maximum Profit

Flaring, a common practice of burning off natural gas that can’t be efficiently captured and stored has reportedly reached record levels in the state of Texas. Let’s look at why Bitcoin mining would be the perfect solution to capture this energy ‘waste’ and transform it into sound money.  Texas ‘Energy Waste’ Rises 85% According to a recent Bloomberg report, America’s Permian Basin, a…

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5 Big Reasons Why Bitcoin Can Never Be Banned

Most countries around the world are scrambling to regulate Bitcoin. Some, like Bolivia, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia, have even tried to outright ban it. The problem is, no matter what regulators say, there are four major reasons why Bitcoin is unbannable. 1. Laws Can’t Be Written Against Bits and Bites There’s a saying in the Bitcoin community that you still hear…

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