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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Litecoin: Price Analysis, October 13

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Litecoin: Price Analysis, October 13

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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Litecoin: Price Analysis, October 13 The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of authors/contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. * BTC/USD, ETH/USD and LTC/USD market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. The traders continue to pile on Bitcoin, while altcoins languish. Bitcoin’s market dominance has crossed 55 percent, which shows that it’s now becoming a crowded trade. At times, it’s a good strategy to take the contrarian bet against the crowd. So, is it a good time to book profits on our Bitcoin positions and buy a few altcoins, or does Bitcoin have legs to further extend the ral
Remittance Startup Bitspark Drops Bitcoin Over Network Fees – Bitcoin News

Remittance Startup Bitspark Drops Bitcoin Over Network Fees – Bitcoin News

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Remittance Startup Bitspark Drops Bitcoin Over Network Fees - Bitcoin News Altcoins This week the Hong Kong-based bitcoin remittance provider, Bitspark, has announced the firm is switching its services over to the Bitshares blockchain instead of using bitcoin because it is “better suited for the company’s business.” Also read: Putin Tells Central Bank Not to Create Unnecessary Barriers to Cryptocurrencies Bitspark Drops Bitcoin for Bitshares Because of Unpredictable Fees Bitspark is a cryptocurrency-based remittance provider that services the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region by using the bitcoin blockchain for end to end cross-border payment services. Founded in 2014 by entrepreneurs, Maxine Ryan and George Harrap, Bitspark offered remittance services to many APAC regions including H
Bitcoin, 9 Top Altcoins Capture 90% Crypto Market Share With $150 Bln Cap

Bitcoin, 9 Top Altcoins Capture 90% Crypto Market Share With $150 Bln Cap

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Bitcoin, 9 Top Altcoins Capture 90% Crypto Market Share With $150 Bln Cap As it stands, the total sum of the top ten digital currencies in the market - led by Bitcoin - makes up almost 90 percent of the entire crypto economy. That’s about $150 bln of the entire $170 bln. The remaining 1,155 cryptocurrencies, according to coinmarketcap listing, are left to slug it out with a meagre $20 bln market capitalization. "Leading the pack is Bitcoin with a market share of 55 percent. This huge margin gives the top digital currency a $94.5 bln market cap and a 24 hour volume of $4 mln. Bitcoin price has since gained almost $800 in the last 24-hours." Others are Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin with a $3 bln cap or more. Dash, NEM, Bitconnet, NEO and Monero have less than $2 bln ea
UK and Blockchain: 90% of Execs Say Their Businesses ‘Lack Skills’ to Implement it

UK and Blockchain: 90% of Execs Say Their Businesses ‘Lack Skills’ to Implement it

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UK and Blockchain: 90% of Execs Say Their Businesses ‘Lack Skills’ to Implement it Only 10 percent of UK businesses planning to use Blockchain think they have the “skills” to implement the technology. The results of a survey undertaken by MBN Solutions show that while appetites for Blockchain are all-pervasive, few executives have the confidence to get to grips with it. More than half of 200 companies participating said they were looking at direct Blockchain contact. At the same time, “40 percent of non-IT/data senior executives admit to not fully understanding the technology and its full potential,” the survey reports. “While it is encouraging that so many businesses are planning Blockchain initiatives, it’s also clear that we need to be building a better foundation of skills if we
Bitcoin Price Booming but Global Demand Takes Hit From Regulations

Bitcoin Price Booming but Global Demand Takes Hit From Regulations

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Bitcoin Price Booming but Global Demand Takes Hit From Regulations Digital currencies, especially Bitcoin as it reaches a new all time high, are stronger than ever - this in the face of governmental regulation and hardline crackdowns. However, although Bitcoin’s price seems unaffected by the control that Russia and China is trying to wrest from the decentralized digital currency ecosystem, trading volume and global demand has taken a hit. Sudden shifts Looking at a graph of the Bitcoin price it would be hard to find an influence of major factors such as the Chinese ban on exchanges, and the recent Russian ban on access to exchanges. However, looking at a graph that illustrates the share of trading by currency, there are some noticeable swings. These swings indicate the high volatili
Coinbase Rolls Out Instant US Bitcoin Buys Thanks to ‘Proprietary Fraud Prevention’

Coinbase Rolls Out Instant US Bitcoin Buys Thanks to ‘Proprietary Fraud Prevention’

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Coinbase Rolls Out Instant US Bitcoin Buys Thanks to ‘Proprietary Fraud Prevention’ Coinbase has removed a major hurdle for US customers purchasing Bitcoin via bank transfer, cutting the waiting period from 3-5 days to “instantly.” A blog post from the major exchange and wallet provider Thursday announced the upgrade, which removes the exposure to Bitcoin price fluctuations for customers waiting for bank transfers to clear. Excited to announce instant digital currency purchases using a US bank accounthttps://t.co/HybDElz7gq — Coinbase (@coinbase) October 12, 2017 “Previously, customers who purchased using a bank account had to wait several days before receiving their digital currency,” the post clarifies. “Customers can now buy up to $25,000[...] and receive access to their digital
Coinbase Users Can Now Use Bank Accounts to Instantly Purchase Cryptocurrency – Bitcoin News

Coinbase Users Can Now Use Bank Accounts to Instantly Purchase Cryptocurrency – Bitcoin News

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Coinbase Users Can Now Use Bank Accounts to Instantly Purchase Cryptocurrency - Bitcoin News Services San Francisco-based company Coinbase just announced they will allow customers to buy bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin instantly with bank accounts. Each customer can buy up to $25,000 with this service. Previously, people could only conduct instant purchases with debit cards. This service requires users to provide their account numbers and routing numbers.  Also read: The Pirate Bay Resumes Running In-Browser Javascript Cryptocurrency Miners Coinbase blog said, “We are excited to announce the ability for customers to instantly purchase digital currency using a US bank account. Previously, customers who purchased using a bank account had to wait several days before receiving thei
$6k Bitcoin Price Almost Comes True as Forks Flounder, Investors Hold

$6k Bitcoin Price Almost Comes True as Forks Flounder, Investors Hold

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$6k Bitcoin Price Almost Comes True as Forks Flounder, Investors Hold Bitcoin has posted further all-time highs of almost $5800 after climbing $1000 in 24 hours. Beginning Thursday, a price surge gained momentum to take the Bitcoin BTC chain over $5000 for the second time in history. When resistance came at $5200, prices remained above the significant boundary before continuing to new heights never before seen. BTC posted a new high of $5798 in the early hours of Friday. At the same time, forks of Bitcoin, namely Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and SegWit2x futures, either failed to appreciate or dropped in value. BCH, which debuted for Blockchain.info users Thursday, is worth only around 35 percent of what it was in August. SegWit2x hedging, which is confined to Bitfinex, also disappointed use...
Bitcoin Mining Looks Ready to Fall Under Russian Regulations

Bitcoin Mining Looks Ready to Fall Under Russian Regulations

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Bitcoin Mining Looks Ready to Fall Under Russian Regulations A few months ago, the talk was that Russia was actually looking to subsidize mining costs. However, that seems to have been a ploy to perhaps gain control over miners and get them to register with the government for more than just protection from money laundering. Bitcoin mining in Russia has long operated in a ‘legal grey area’, thanks to lack of regulation, as well as reasonable electricity, which has made home-mining operations possible and profitable. However, with Russia’s recent crackdown on cryptocurrencies, through the banning of access to exchanges, the iron-fisted government is also taking aim at miners. Putin’s crackdown Russian President Vladimir Putin called for regulation of cryptocurrencies at a meeting with
PR: Zavodcoin. Investing in the Piping Industry Made Easy – Bitcoin News

PR: Zavodcoin. Investing in the Piping Industry Made Easy – Bitcoin News

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PR: Zavodcoin. Investing in the Piping Industry Made Easy - Bitcoin News This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Cherepovets pipe-rolling plantReorganization of production with funds attracted through ICO.Unique project of the enterprise from real sector of economy in crypto-currency. Modernization of available and creation of new production in two most promising lines consisting of several stages and development vectors is carried out in the territory of production facilities of LLC “ChPRP” in the city of Cherepovets,