Hot Topics

Advertisement

Advertisement

What Is Wrong With Three Of The Top Cryptocurrencies

Ripple, Ethereum and Litecoin have all experienced huge losses this year, and a lot of people are blaming Bitcoin for this. Despite the fact that Bitcoin has also been performing badly this year, it is unfair to say that it is the driving force behind the other price drops. There are in fact, two likely reasons that the above mentioned cryptocurrencies are plunging, and neither are them are caused by Bitcoin. The competition has widened considerably. Last summer there were 900 cryptocurrencies available to investors. In less than a year, this number has dramatically increased to 1,650, and what is...

Read More

Jack Dorsey Sees Big Things Ahead For Bitcoin

The co-founder and CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, has made a bold and dramatic prediction on the future trajectory of Bitcoin, saying that he expects the cryptocurrency to eventually become the world’s single currency. In an interview with British newspaper The Times, Dorsey said, "the world ultimately will have a single currency, the internet will have a single currency, I personally believe that it will be Bitcoin." Dorsey also said that he believed this process would take “probably over ten years but could go faster.” Dorsey's remarks add to a number of tech industry leaders and luminaries who have openly...

Read More

Three Reasons Behind Bitcoins Recent Price Drop

Unless you have been hiding under a rock, you will know that 2018 has not been the best for Bitcoin. Although the price has started to pick up again, it has seen another price drop, where it dropped below $8,000. However; experts have pinpointed the price plunge down to three reasons. Tax: Richard Titus believes that part of the reason for the price fall is because of tax. He said; “The softness is from a number of factors…A lot of people made a lot of money last year and people have to pay taxes on their trades.” Tighter regulations have...

Read More

Top Coins To Hold Until 2020

The cryptocurrency boom attracted a huge amount of speculative investment towards the end of 2017. The falls that have been seen across most of the market since then have driven many short-term investors away. However, there are still a number of fantastic opportunities for investors who are happy to stick around for a little longer. In this article, we’ll take a look at some currencies that long-term investors should hold until 2020. Bitcoin Stop us if you’ve heard this one before. The underlying fundamentals of Bitcoin are basically unchanged from the days when it was hitting valuations of $20,000 or...

Read More

Top 6 Ways Crooks Steal Bitcoins

The anatomy of theft has gone through a game-changing evolution with the emergence of cryptocurrencies. Cybercriminals can steal funds without leaving their basement and rest assured their identity is reliably hidden behind the anonymity of the Internet. Things are completely different with physical theft. Here’s a brief story of the biggest bank heist in history, just to illustrate the scope of the difference. It was pulled off in 2005. A group of burglars rented commercial property in the center of Fortaleza, Brazil, posing as a company producing artificial turf. They spent three months digging a 200-meter tunnel underneath a couple...

Read More