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$250 Billion In Value As Evergrande Turmoil Pummels Bitcoin, Ethereum And Other Major Cryptocurrencies

[Forbes, Getty Images] TOPLINE Cryptocurrency prices plunged Monday morning during a widespread market sell-off sparked by concerns of a potentially catastrophic debt default in China, pushing many of the world’s largest digital currencies to their lowest levels in more than a month. KEY FACTS The value of the world’s cryptocurrencies plunged to a low of […]

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Thousands protest in El Salvador after bitcoin made official currency

[New York Post, EPA] Thousands of protesters took to the streets in El Salvador a week after the Central American nation became the first in the world to adopt bitcoin as its legal currency alongside the US dollar. Most marchers in El Salvador’s capital of San Salvador were peaceful, but some smashed and torched at least one […]

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Crypto Price Prediction: Bitcoin Could Hit $100,000 In 2021 But This Bank Sees Ethereum Soaring 10-Fold

[Forbes, Getty Images] Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have seen their prices swing wildly after soaring through August. The bitcoin price hit recent highs of $52,000 per bitcoin this week before crashing to around $42,000. The price of ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency after bitcoin, came within touching distance of its all-time highs this week before falling back. […]

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Ukraine is the latest country to legalize bitcoin as the cryptocurrency slowly goes global

[CNBC] In a nearly unanimous vote, the Ukrainian Parliament adopted a law that legalizes and regulates cryptocurrency.The bill was set in motion in 2020 – and now heads to the desk of President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.Until today, dealing in crypto in Ukraine has existed in a legal gray area.Ukraine is the fifth country in as many […]

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Bitcoin Braced For A 3.3 Million-Strong Global Earthquake This Week As The Price Of Ethereum, Cardano, BNB, XRP, Solana And Dogecoin Soar

[Forbes, Getty Images] Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have surged over the last couple of months, with the bitcoin price hitting highs of around $52,000 per bitcoin—up from under $30,000 just a few months ago. The price of top ten cryptocurrencies ethereum, cardano, Binance’s BNB, Ripple’s XRP, solana and dogecoin have also rocketed in recent weeks, with most major cryptocurrencies […]

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Panic Is Suddenly Spreading Among Bitcoin, Ethereum, BNB, XRP And Dogecoin Traders Even As The Market Soars Toward A $1.7 Trillion Price

[Forbes, Getty Images] Bitcoin and cryptocurrency prices have soared this weekend, with the bitcoin price making significant gains over $40,000. The bitcoin price climbed to almost $43,000 per bitcoin last night, its highest since mid-May and almost $10,000 higher than its price this time last week. Meanwhile, the ethereum price has led the cryptocurrency market higher […]

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Bitcoin rises above $40,000

(Reuters) – Bitcoin broke above $40,000 on Wednesday and headed for another attempt at breaking from its monthslong range as short sellers bailed out and traders drew confidence from recent positive comments about the cryptocurrency by high-profile investors. Bitcoin was last up 1.7% at $40,149 while rival cryptocurrency ether rose 1% to $2,328. Bitcoin is […]

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China is kicking out more than half the world’s bitcoin miners – and a whole lot of them could be headed to Texas

[CNBC, Getty Images] In May, Beijing called for a severe crackdown on bitcoin mining and trading, setting off what’s being dubbed in crypto circles as “the great mining migration.”Texas is an ideal destination for miners, thanks to its abundance of solar and wind power, its unregulated market, and its crypto-friendly political stance.China has long been […]

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Hacking bitcoin wallets with quantum computers could happen – but cryptographers are racing to build a workaround

[CNBC, Intel] Within a decade, quantum computing is expected to be able to hack into cell phones, bank accounts, email addresses and bitcoin wallets.“The National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST) has been working on a new standard for encryption for the future that’s quantum proof,” said Fred Thiel, CEO of cryptocurrency mining specialist Marathon […]

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El Salvador President Calls For A Volcanic Geothermal Bitcoin Mining Plan

[Forbes] Nayib Bukele, the President of El Salvador, instructed the country’s geothermal electrical company, LaGeo, to put together a plan for establishing Bitcoin mining facilities: I’ve just instructed the president of @LaGeoSV (our state-owned geothermal electric company), to put up a plan to offer facilities for #Bitcoin mining with very cheap, 100% clean, 100% renewable, […]

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