More Than Gold: 7 Reasons Why Bitcoin is Prime ‘Digital Real Estate’

Bitcoin itself is already ‘real estate’ on the blockchain by quickly emerging as the first ‘digital property’ for an increasingly digital world. Bitcoin is ‘The Most Interesting Property’ Forget real estate on-the-blockchain.” Bitcoin already is. In fact, it’s the “most interesting property in the world,” writes General Partner at Blockchain Capital, Spencer Bogart. Looking closer, […]

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Want to Learn How to Trade Crypto Like a Pro? Win a Free 12-Week Course from The Rational Investor

Bitcoinist is thrilled to give away one 12-week trading course brought by The Rational Investor valued at $1195 for free!  As the cryptocurrency market has kicked off 2019 with a blast, we’re happy to do the same thing with a special giveaway! We are giving away one 12-week trading course brought by The Rational Investor […]

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4 Reasons Why Delisting BSV Was the ‘Right Thing to Do’ for Binance

Binance delisting Bitcoin SV (BSV) is forcing other exchanges like Kraken and Shapeshift to follow. Let’s take a look at the implications of this unprecedented move for the world’s biggest exchange.  ‘Satoshi’s Vision’ Should Have Seen It Coming Yesterday, the biggest bitcoin exchange by volume, Binance, announced it would delist Bitcoin SV (BSV) in a […]

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Don’t Buy Bitcoin! – Warns the Media as BTC Price Rises (Again)

It’s still too early to declare that bitcoin price is headed for another parabolic bull-run. But one might want to take the repeating “Don’t buy bitcoin” message from the mainstream press with a grain of salt.  Kids, Don’t Buy Bitcoin As bitcoin price 00 appears to be attempting to shake off the bear market, headlines […]

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Casa Node Review: A True Plug-n-Play Lightning Network Node (Kinda)

The Casa Node is an exciting product that promises plug-n-play functionality for those wishing to operate both a full Bitcoin node and a Lightning Network Node. The company sent us over two nodes — one for review, and another for a giveaway. Here’s our review!  Casa Node’s Design: Simple and Discrete The Casa Node’s design […]

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Load The FUD: Is Bloomberg Intentionally Ignorant When It Comes to Bitcoin?

Bloomberg Opinion’s Europe columnist isn’t buying the Bitcoin price pump, and he thinks you shouldn’t either — but what’s he really on about?  The price of Bitcoin (BTC) surged to slightly above $5,000 yesterday morning, which was cause for celebration for many Bitcoin bulls looking for signs of a market bottom. Some in the mainstream […]

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China’s Orwellian Cashless Payments Show Why Bitcoin Is Freedom

Like a scene from an Orwellian nightmare, authorities in Shenzhen China show where the future of centralized cashless payments is headed. And it isn’t pretty. Centralized Cashless Payments in China China is known for its high rate of technology adoption. Of the 2 billion or so smartphones around the world, two-thirds of them are in […]

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The Marshall Islands is Getting Serious About Its SOV Cryptocurrency

A usual reaction when looking for innovation centers is to turn to Silicon Valley, Tokyo, or New York. Yet, when it comes to cryptocurrency adoption, time and again, we’re seeing the smaller countries pick up the torch. Next in line after Malta, Gibraltar, Lichtenstein, and Switzerland is the Republic of the Marshall Islands, developing their […]

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Atomic Swaps Are Coming to BTCPay This Year, Says Nicolas Dorier [Interview]

Bitcoinist caught up with Nicolas Dorier, a developer of open-source and self-hosted Bitcoin payment processor alternative, BTCPay, who spoke about upcoming features such as atomic swaps, and making BitPay obsolete for businesses that don’t care about handling bitcoin.  ‘Nothing is Unsolvable in the Long Run’ Bitcoinist: In August 2017, you posted one of the most […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Mystery ‘8 Whale’ Moves 5% of Total Bitcoin Supply in the Past Month

A new Bitcoin mystery has emerged. 848,000 BTC or almost 5 percent of the total supply, is contained within 106 addresses, each one holding exactly 8,000 BTC. What’s more, all were recently created as bitcoin reached the lowest price in over a year.  Weird Coincidence? According to the ‘Rich List’ on BitInfoCharts, there are 106 Bitcoin addresses which […]

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