On an earnings conference call that took place Thursday, the Chief Executive Officer of Starbucks hinted that the global coffee chain giant is considering accepting cryptocurrency payments at its brick-and-mortar store. While that was pretty subtle, he was very direct in saying that Bitcoin (BTC) wasn’t “going to be...
Bitcoin Diamond (BCD) is actually in the green today. Yes, in a sea of nothing but double-digit losses over the past 14 hours, this coin has managed to add 3% to its price since yesterday. In the past week it’s gained 179% - while Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin...
The cryptocurrency market has been on an upswing for the past couple of weeks – and we can all thank the price of Bitcoin (BTC) for (obviously) being the buoy for the rest of the crypto space. Since around February 6, the price of Bitcoin has managed to maintain...
Bitcore (BTX) is probably one of the least well-known cryptocurrency that resulted from a Bitcoin (BTC) hard fork. Since the original cryptocurrency launched, there have been several new coins that “forked” from the parent blockchain – with Bitcoin Cash (BCH) being the most successful so far. But Bitcoin Cash (BCH)...
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...
There’s major negativity hovering in the markets regarding Bitcoin. Particularly after last week’s decision by the South Korean government to stop its trading in the country. Investors across the globe have started taking a cautious approach. News of hacking, money laundering and price manipulation undoubtedly influenced investors’ strategies as well. To...
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...
Litecoin (LTC) has always been regarded as the silver to Bitcoin’s gold. But, especially with things that we’ve learned since the beginning of the year, LTC is looking a lot more like a threat to Bitcoin (BTC) than a “complement” to the market’s top dog. This cryptocurrency is ramping...
Ethos (ETHOS) is a highly-anticipated universal cryptocurrency wallet that has been generating a lot of buzz. If you are the type of cryptocurrency investor that likes buying different sorts of altcoins, you know how frustrating it can be having to manage various online, hardware and desktop wallets. On top...