Bitcoin Fun Fact: Tony Hawk Has Been HODLing Since Sub-$1,000 BTC

[ad_1] More people own Bitcoin (BTC) than you may think. In a resurfaced tweet, Tony Hawk, a legendary skater whose name graces countless video game names, claimed to have been HODLing the crypto asset for years now. Related Reading: Double Jeopardy: Bitcoin and Blockchain Featured on TV Game Show Yet Again Responding to a chart that accentuated the parabolic nature of Bitcoin’s chart, which then resembled a skate ramp, Hawk quipped that he’s been “riding” BTC for “six years”, adding that he has yet to cash out of his position.…

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Bitcoin (BTC) Price Showing Positive Signs: Bulls Sighting Bullish Break

[ad_1] After a downside correction, bitcoin price fond support near the $10,800 level against the US Dollar. There was a decent recovery in the past two sessions and the price traded above $11,300. There is a key bearish trend line forming with resistance near $11,600 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). Ethereum is still trading below $300 and ripple price is struggling to climb higher. Bitcoin price is showing positive signs above the $11,200 level against the US Dollar. BTC could surge higher once…

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Bitcoin Cash ETP Lists on Leading Swiss Stock Exchange

Cryptocurrency tracking instruments traded on established equity exchanges allow institutional and retail investors to gain exposure to digital assets. Now there is a new option to invest in bitcoin cash (BCH) with an exchange traded product in one of the most advanced markets in the world. Under the ticker ABCH, bitcoin cash is the sixth Amun crypto-asset tracker listed on the Swiss stock exchange Six. Also Read: Over 22,000 Traders Have Now Signed up to Local.Bitcoin.com Bitcoin Cash Exchange Traded Product Amun AG, a Swiss fintech company aiming to facilitate…

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Top 3 Trends in the Crypto Space Right Now

[ad_1] With the price of Bitcoin on a tearing run, it’s hard to say we’re all in this for the tech. However, luckily for the advancement of the space, beyond the speculators, there are plenty of blockchain companies building, innovating, and pushing the envelope. With that in mind, here are the top three trends in the crypto space right now. 1. IEOs (Initial Exchange Offerings) ICOs are dead. Every man, woman, and their respective dogs know that the SEC pretty much killed that phenomenon. The downward pattern from 2018 that…

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Australian Woman Travels to Ten Countries in 12 Weeks on Cryptocurrency Alone

[ad_1] Many of the critics of cryptocurrency asset like Bitcoin and Ethereum argue that nobody spends them as they are intended to be, and even less accept it as payment making everyday tasks like shopping or traveling extremely challenging if only using cryptocurrency as a means to pay for goods and services. However, a Gold Coast, Australian vlogger created a 12-week “crypto challenge” where she set a goal of traveling to Europe to attend the annual London Blockchain Week to learn more about what cryptocurrency and blockchain offered the young…

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Bitcoin Bulls Roar as Trump Looks to “Manipulate” USD: Fresh Highs Inbound?

[ad_1] Bitcoin (BTC) may be a non-sovereign crypto asset, but its future was recently cemented with a single tweet from a world leader. On Wednesday morning, Donald Trump, the incumbent President of the United States, issued an impassioned message on his favorite social media platform. Related Reading: Circle CEO: Crypto “Mega Trend” is Here to Stay, Will be Bigger than the Web Seen below, the businessman-turned-leader accused China and the European Union of manipulating their currencies, and “pumping money into their [economic] system in order to compete with the USA.”…

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Bitcoin’s Survival Depends on an Uncensorable Internet

In an age of unprecedented censorship, surveillance and rampant deplatforming, Bitcoin stands out as a beacon of hope. Its decentralized ledger enables value to be transmitted to anyone, anywhere without fear or favor. Whether you’re a Mongolian goat herder or a Miami drugs baron, your money is good when it’s sent as bitcoin. But Bitcoin alone is not enough. For it to function fully, it requires an uncensorable internet, from base layer to application. Also read: Side Effects of Economic Growth: Is Snowden Right to Say Bitcoiners Shouldn’t Be Bankers?…

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Two Long-Term Bulls Butt Heads Over Short-Term Bitcoin Price Direction

[ad_1] Bitcoin is yet again at a critical inflection point, where the days ahead may determine the trend for the coming months and potentially years in the crypto market. After a flash crash stopped Bitcoin’s parabolic advance short ahead of setting new all-time highs, many fear that the rally may be ending and will test lows the asset left in its dust in recent weeks. But a reversal yesterday has given bulls more hope once again. The market is at an impasse, and even two analytical giants and long-term Bitcoin…

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Six Years After First Bitcoin ETF Filing, How Close are We For One?

[ad_1] It seems inevitable that two of the financial world’s hottest trends would cross roads with each other. For bitcoin enthusiasts and investors looking to benefit from the growing popularity of exchange-traded funds (ETF), the possibility of a derivative that tracks the value of cryptocurrencies is the best chance for connecting the two worlds. But the chair which holds power to approve a bitcoin-based ETF is uncertain about its real-world prospects. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the US securities regulator, is hesitant to allow a nascent and mostly unregulated…

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Bitcoin and Black Market Fiat: Hyperinflation Crushes Venezuela as Global Devaluation Ramps Up

Venezuela is being crushed by staggering hyperinflation as a sharply divisive political crisis has the economy in ruins. Some are seeking refuge in alternatives to the national currency, like foreign fiat and crypto. The situation also calls into question the long-term trajectories of other, less volatile economies. National banks globally have been consistently struggling to balance fiat value against interest rate policy now for decades. Also read: Iranians Defy Warning and Share Pictures of Bitcoin Mining in Mosque Soaring Inflation in Venezuela Hyperinflation in Venezuela has been projected by the…

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