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Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency which isnt managed by a bank or agency but in which transactions are recorded in the blockchain that is public and contains records of each and every transaction that takes place. The cryptocurrency is traded by individuals with cryptographic keys that act as wallets. Bitcoin was first invented in 2009 by an anonymous founder known as Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoins are moved in blocks every 10 minutes on a decentralized ledger that connects blocks into a coherent chain dating back to the first genesis block. It was originally described as a peer-to-peer electronic cash but the technology has evolved to emphasize being a settlement layer rather than a payment network. This has left integrated second layer solutions, like Lightning Network, to prioritize that use case. It has remained the largest cryptocurrency by market cap.
The U.S. Federal Reserve is again expanding its balance sheet prominent experts believe that could bode well for bitcoin in the long run.
Bitcoins price recovery is gathering steam and $7,800 could be the next stop for the bulls.
Bitcoin looks poised to post the biggest monthly loss of 2019, despite the recent recovery from six-month lows.
Bitcoin has been sliding amid a lack of capital inflows, raising questions about the future for bitcoin in the long-term.
Amid civil unrest, bitcoin is helping some Lebanese get by. Emphasis on the word helping. Traditional social ties are as important as technology.
Bitcoin needs to break above resistance at $7,380 to confirm a short-term bull reversal and invite stronger buying pressure.
HODLers can play Santa this year by gifting their crypto bags to others on Bitcoin Tuesday, a play on the holiday drive known as Giving Tuesday.
Zooming out the lens a bit, there are at least three plausible reasons to think this sell-off may be just a hiccup for bitcoin.
Bitcoin needs to rise by more than $1,000 in the next three days to invalidate bearish pressures, according to Mike Novogratz and Willy Woo.
BTC may have found a temporary bottom near $6,500 and could witness a bounce, with the short-term charts reporting seller exhaustion.
Bitcoin has fallen beneath the $7,000 psychological price range as global markets took a breather Saturday amid the ongoing trade dispute between the U.S and China.
Fifty-four percent of bitcoin addresses are making money on their investments despite the cryptocurrencys drop to six-month lows, according to data from IntoTheBlock.
Bitcoins price dropped to a six-month low on Friday, with a widely tracked technical indicator reporting the strongest bearish bias in eight months.
Protesters across the globe are testing out bitcoin and other decentralized technologies then promptly discovering their limitations.
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