Category Archives: Bitcoin News

PR: Spectiv VR Launches Pre-ICO (Live Now): 8000 Eth Sold so Far – 40% Bonus

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Spectiv has officially launched its public (more…)

Chinese Whale Buys Fleet of F1 Cars Worth £4 Million with Litecoin

Services Browsing social media, one could be forgiven for thinking that the bitcoin community is all about Lambos. One cryptocurrency user is proving that their interests are more diverse, however, by buying a whole fleet of F1 supercars. Also Read: Parity Calls for Ethereum Hard Fork to Reverse $230 Million Bug Used (more…)

SEC Ramps Up Crypto Oversight – Hires Coin ETF ”Expert”

Regulation After what many considered a dithering reluctance, the bureau charged with maintaining order in the world’s biggest speculative markets, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), is ramping up efforts to consider regulatory policy toward cryptocurrencies, ICOs, and cryptocurrency funds. This comes directly after two key executive appointments this (more…)

PR: Crycash Gaming ICO Announces Its Token Sale and Partners with Crytek Immediately Bringing Cryptocurrency to Millions of Gamers

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. CRYCASH, the revolutionary token for gamers, (more…)

Mark Cuban: Bitcoin Futures Approval Will be ‘Generally Positive’

Billionaire investor and entrepreneur Mark Cuban has said that the approval of the bitcoin futures on major exchanges will be ‘generally positive’ for the digital currency. The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group and the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) have both received approval from the U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) (more…)

Here’s What You Should Know About Cboe’s Bitcoin Futures Launch

Finance The largest U.S. options provider, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (Cboe), is set to launch its bitcoin-based futures products today at 6 pm EDT. Currently, investors and speculators are interested in what will happen when the derivatives products launch, because at the moment there are no open standards for (more…)

Forgot the Key to Your Bitcoin Wallet? You Need a Crypto Hypnotist

News The rapid acceleration of bitcoin this year has had holders mesmerized – sometimes literally. The currency’s soaring value has sparked renewed interest in old wallets containing digital dust. That shrapnel is now worth a significant amount, prompting account-holders to rack their brains in search of passwords and keyphrases. In (more…)

It’s Time to Change the Way We Measure Bitcoin

Op-Ed With BTC/USD now running into five figures – seven if you include decimal points – bitcoin has become unwieldy. It’s time to consider alternative ways of measuring the cryptocurrency, especially when dealing with fractions of a coin. The average layperson can quote the price of 1 BTC, give or (more…)

Bitcoin Price Reaches Another Peak Crossing $15,000

Market Updates On December 7, at 9 am EDT the price of bitcoin broke a new record as one BTC is now worth US$15,000 across global exchanges. Bitcoin trade volume has been exponential with over $14.7Bn BTC being swapped on trading platforms worldwide. Also read: Peer-to-Peer Bitcoiner Gets Year in Prison for (more…)

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Version 1 RC is Here, Mainnet Beta Implementations On The Way

According to a post from three Lightning Network development teams on Medium, a release candidate for version 1.0 of the Lightning Network protocol has been completed, which includes compatibility between three different implementations of this layer-two scaling solution for Bitcoin. Multiple teams working on the Lightning Network first started to work (more…)