Bitcoin (BTC) has certainly been losing market share. It’s undeniable that up-and-coming alternative cryptocurrency options – or “altcoins” – are posing new and innovative threats to the original crypto-coin: BTC. Bitcoin is trading at $16,219 at the time of writing, making this the most valuable cryptocurrency worldwide – and by...
ByteCoin (BCN) isn’t discussed that much on cryptocurrency news sites. It certainly hasn’t enjoyed as much attention as other altcoins, like Litecoin (LTC) and Ripple (XRP), have in recent weeks. But this coin is a contender, and it is having one of the best days (regarding its price growth)...
News broke earlier today that Venture Capital firm Founders Fund made a pretty massive Bitcoin (BTC) investment at some point in the past. The firm, which was co-founded by Peter Thiel, originally paid between $15.0m million and $20.0 million. Today, that Bitcoin investment has grown to be valued in...
IOTA (MIOTA), the cryptocurrency for machine-to-machine (m2m) transactions, is in a rut. Today it is only trading 2.3% higher than it was yesterday. Compared to a week ago, this crypto-coin has only gained 9.2%. Compared to other top altcoins on the market, its performance this week is dismal. Both...
Have you noticed something about Bitcoin Cash (BCH) in the last few days? If you pay any attention to cryptocurrency rankings by value, you probably already have. Ripple (XRP) has had phenomenal growth in the last week. Its growth has been so strong that it is now the third most...
BitConnect (BCC), a cryptocurrency that has been swirling with controversy in recent months, is having one of the best growth days – when it comes to the top-20 most valuable coins on the market. In the past 24 hours alone, this digital currency has soared 88.8 percent higher and...
You’ve probably already heard, but Bitcoin (BTC) has been nosediving over the last few days: less than a week ago it was trading just below the $20,000 mark, and now it is sitting at $14,120.68 a piece. It’s not just Bitcoin (BTC), either – at the time of writing on...
On Sunday morning, the value of bitcoin barely grazed the $20,000 mark in the US – hitting $19,891 on GDAX before re-correcting back to $19,189 at the time of writing on Monday. In Asian markets, bitcoin actually hit the mark. Spectators and cryptocurrency fans have been wishing and hoping...
If you didn’t already know, the out-of-control stockbroker played by Leonardo DiCaprio in 2013’s The Wolf of Wall Street was inspired by a real person – Jordan Belfort. The former Wall Street hot shot is apparently not a passenger on the bitcoin BTC) bandwagon, telling the Financial Times that...