TRENDS –

TRENDS –

Bitcoin Trends for 2019 2018 Recap Before looking at possible Bitcoin trends for a new year, let’s quickly recap some of the highlights of 2018. In January 2018 the Bitcoin Lightning Network became live and software for this new payment channel layer was rolled...
LIGHTNING –

LIGHTNING –

Bitcoin Lightning Network News Need for Bitcoin Lightning In order to enable fast transactions and a possible solution to the scalability issues, Bitcoin Lightning Network is a second layer payment protocol that operates on top of the blockchain. This peer-to-peer...
KYC –

KYC –

Cryptocurrency KYC There is much debate regarding cryptocurrency KYC (know-your-customer) requirements among digital currency enthusiasts. The stipulations for KYC have long been an issue for those who place importance on their anonymity, but many also see KYC as a...
TRANSFER –

TRANSFER –

Cryptocurrency Wealth Transfer There have been many articles on the subject of cryptocurrency wealth transfer, but what exactly are they talking about? Pretty much everyone is aware that in 2017 a lot of investors lost money having bought Bitcoin at $20,000 during...
BEAR WATCH –

BEAR WATCH –

Cryptocurrency Bear Market A cryptocurrency bear market happens when the prices drop and lack of investor confidence causes the drop to be long-term as investors hope to avoid losses by selling off their holdings. Bitcoin hit its all-time high of $19,783 on December...
ADOPTION –

ADOPTION –

Bitcoin Adoption Statistics Bitcoin adoption is increasing, but what are the actual figures? At the beginning of January 2017, the price of Bitcoin was $979 and by the end of the year, it had exceeded and then retraced to around $14,000 – about a 1,329% increase for...