Archive for February 15th, 2020

5% of Block Rewards – Bitcoin ABC Will Add Infrastructure Funding Plan in Next Release

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5% of Block Rewards – Bitcoin ABC Will Add Infrastructure Funding Plan in Next Release

Bitcoin ABC developers published a blog post on Saturday which discusses the miner Infrastructure Funding Plan (IFP) and the team told the community the software engineers have been “requested” to implement IFP. According to the developers, the code for IFP will be implemented in the upcoming 0.21.0 ABC software release. Also Read: 3 Cents per […]

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Bitcoin IRA Rings in the New Year with Lowered Fees

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Bitcoin IRA Rings in the New Year with Lowered Fees

Bitcoin IRA – a company that allows its clients to invest in cryptocurrency units like bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP) and bitcoin cash (BCH) – is making it easier to retire off one’s digital holdings. The company has announced that all fees will be lowered by a whopping 25 percent now that 2020 has […]

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Bitcoin funding rate divergence has Bitfinex Futures go AWOL for 20 mins

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Bitcoin funding rate divergence has Bitfinex Futures go AWOL for 20 mins

Bitcoin’s funding rate plays a crucial role in maintaining the price of perpetual contracts. However, the funding rate also varies for each exchange depending on where the contract derives its price from. On 11-12 February, the funding rate on Binance and Bitfinex moved in opposite directions, unfolding an interesting turn of events. Perpetual contracts derive […]

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Tradeblock Estimates Post-Halving Mining Cost of $12,500 per BTC

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Tradeblock Estimates Post-Halving Mining Cost of $12,500 per BTC

On February 7, the blockchain analytics provider Tradeblock published a report about the upcoming BTC reward halving. BTC’s block reward is expected to halve on or around May 12, 2020, and Tradeblock’s report estimates that the cost to mine BTC will be over $12,500 after the halving. Also Read: The Controversial S2F Model Predicts Bitcoin […]

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CBDCs Main Topic For Six Central Banks Meeting In Washington This April

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CBDCs Main Topic For Six Central Banks Meeting In Washington This April

Six of the world’s largest central banks including the European Central Bank, and the central banks of England, Canada, Japan, Sweden, and Switzerland will meet in Washington in April in order to discuss central bank digital currencies (CBDC), says the Japanese publishing house Mainichi. Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) are not just a topic of […]

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BTC’s Market Share Drops Consecutively for 14 Days – Dominance Ratio Slides to 60%

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BTC’s Market Share Drops Consecutively for 14 Days – Dominance Ratio Slides to 60%

Cryptocurrency markets have been climbing higher in value as coins like BTC have gained over 19% during the last 90 days. However, many other digital assets have seen much larger gains and BTC dominance has been sliding downwards consecutively for the last 14 days. Also Read: Craig Wright’s $100B Theft Claim – BTC and BCH […]

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Can’t Happen With Bitcoin: Elon Musk’s Tesla Plans A $2 Billion Common Stock Offering

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Can’t Happen With Bitcoin: Elon Musk’s Tesla Plans A $2 Billion Common Stock Offering

Tesla stocks (TSLA) saw a tremendous price surge in the last few months, and the firm is looking to monetize the increase. Tesla plans a $2 billion common stock offering to strengthen its financial position. While similar scenarios could play out in the traditional financial market, Bitcoin stands on the opposite shore. Its finite pre-programmed […]

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Bitcoin Price Stabilizing Above $10K With $11.6K Futures Gap in Sight

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Bitcoin Price Stabilizing Above $10K With $11.6K Futures Gap in Sight

The price of Bitcoin (BTC) broke the psychological barrier of $10,000 and is currently stabilizing above it. Not only Bitcoin has been showing strength, but altcoins have also been popping left and right. Is the bullish momentum back in the market? Let’s analyze the charts. Crypto market daily performance. Source: Coin360 Bitcoin price hovering below […]

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Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Targets $0.35 But Struggles AT Current Resistance

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Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Targets $0.35 But Struggles AT Current Resistance

XRP climbed by 3% over the past 24 hours of trading. However, it is still struggling to break resistance at $0.337. Against Bitcoin, XRP remains above the 200-day EMA but has run into resistance at 3270 SAT. The cryptocurrency has strongly outperformed Bitcoin this week with a 21% price surge relative to Bitcoin’s 4.5% increase. […]

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Reddit Is No Longer a Huge Agent of Bitcoin

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Reddit Is No Longer a Huge Agent of Bitcoin

The Reddit r/bitcoin forum doesn’t seem to be mentioning the bitcoin price much, these days. Reddit Isn’t Helping BTC Much, Anymore The bitcoin subreddit has come a long way since 2013. At the time of writing, it’s up to 1.3 million subscribers, which is more than double than the numbers seen during the time of […]

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